Dr. Randy Epstein, MD

Dr. Randy Epstein, MD

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Ophthalmology  ·  
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63 y/o
(27)

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Dr. Randy Epstein, MD is an ophthalmology specialist in Highland Park, IL and has been practicing for 32 years. He specializes in ophthalmology and cornea & refractive surgery.Read his story

Chicago Cornea Consultants

806 Central Ave Ste 300

Highland Park, IL 60035
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Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Assurant Health
  • AvMed
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Illinois
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Oklahoma
  • Cigna
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • Coventry Health Care
  • Coventry Health Care of Missouri
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Humana
  • MultiPlan
  • National Elevator
  • UnitedHealthCare

Background Check

No malpractice claims found for Illinois
No disciplinary actions found for the years we collect data
No board actions found for the years we collect data
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Dr. Epstein's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Corneal Diseases
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Treatment Frequency

Dr. Epstein treats Corneal Diseases more than 99% of his peers

Dr. Epstein treats this condition more than 99% of his peers

Cornea Surgery
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Epstein performs Cornea Surgery more than 92% of his peers

Dr. Epstein performs this procedure more than 92% of his peers

Eye Infections
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Epstein treats Eye Infections more than 90% of his peers

Dr. Epstein treats this condition more than 90% of his peers

Dr. Epstein's conditions and procedures:

Astigmatism
Autoimmune Diseases
Autoimmune Thyroid Diseases
Bell's Palsy
Cancer
Cataract
Cataract Removal Surgery
Clear Lens Surgery With Multifocal Implants
Coreoplasty
Cornea Surgery
Cornea Transplant
Corneal Abrasion
Corneal Collagen Cross-Linking (CXL)
Corneal Diseases
Corneal Scar
Degenerative Disorders of Globe
Dry Eyes
Eye Infections
Eye Surgery
Farsightedness
Foreign Body Removal from Eye
Implantable Contact Lens
Iridocyclitis
Iridotomy
KAMRA™ Inlay Procedure
Keratoconus
LASIK
Myopia, Type 6
Nearsightedness
Photo Therapeutic Keratectomy
Photorefractive Keratectomy (PRK)
Progressive High Myopia
Refractive Lens Exchange
Relaxing Incisions, Corneal
Removal of Foreign Body from External Eye
Sjögren's Syndrome
Strabismus
Stye
Thyroid Disease
Ulcer
Uveitis and Iridocyclitis
Vascular Disease

About Me

Care Philosophy

Chicago Cornea Consultants, Ltd. is one of the Midwest's leading practices dedicated to surgical vision correction procedures (laser surgery), as well as cornea and external disease consultation. Our goal is to provide our patients with the highes...

Specialties

  • Ophthalmology
  • Cornea & Refractive Surgery

Board Certifications

Education

  • 1986
    Emory University
    Fellowship Hospital
    1986
  • 1984
    Rush Presbyterian St Luke's Med Center Chicago Il
    Residency Hospital
    1984
  • 1981
    Rush Presby/St Lukes
    Internship Hospital
    1981
  • 1980
    Rush University
    Medical School
    1980
  • 1976
    University Of Illinois At Urbana-Champaign
    Undergraduate School
    1976

Languages

  • Spanish
  • English

Awards

Dr. Epstein's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Epstein

3.0

Based on 27 reviews

5 Stars
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4 Stars
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3 Stars
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2 Stars
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1 Star
48.148148148148145%
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Average Wait Time
  • 31 – 45 minutes
Dr. Epstein's Performance
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  • Explains condition(s) well
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  • Office environment
  • Staff friendliness
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I had been looking into getting LASIK for a very long time. A family member who had LASIK with Dr. Randy Epstein suggested I go see him for a consultation. When I called to schedule the staff was very nice! I was made aware the appointment would be a long one but it was worth it! The procedure was...Read More
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Dr.Epstein did RK surgery for me in 1996. Over 20 years later I am still happy with the results. I have recommended him to several friends over the years and they were just as happy with him.
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Terrible heartless dr ever. Long waiting time. It took me average of 3 hours waiting every time I came, just to be seen by him for 15m. Then he does not care what your problem is, just want to get you out as quick as he can so he can start another patient (making more money but giving no...Read More
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I never write review before, but I really need to write this. He is terrible to be honest, discrimination, careless! Never ever choose him if you have another choice, if you dont, i feel so sorry for that. The reason I said that is because, whenever I let him know what happened to me, he said its...Read More
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Dr. Epstein is a doctor who cares about his patient's well being. I recently had the LASIK procedure done and it was honestly life changing. Dr. Epstein explained the procedure & everything else so well and helps you understand. He was also checking up on me after the procedure. I'm beyond happy...Read More
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Insurance accepted

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Aetna
Aetna HMO
Choice Plus POS II
Assurant Health
AvMed
Open Access
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Card PPO
Blue Cross Blue Shield of Illinois
Blue Cross Blue Shield of Illinois PPO
Blue Cross Blue Shield of Oklahoma
Blue Choice
Cigna
Cigna HMO
Cigna PPO
Great West Healthcare-Cigna PPO
Commercial Insurance Company
Coventry Health Care
Platinum PPO
Coventry Health Care of Missouri
First Health (Coventry Health Care)
First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
Humana
Choice Care PPO
MultiPlan
MultiPlan PPO
PHCS Network PPO
National Elevator
UnitedHealthCare
Choice Plus POS
Navigate HMO
Navigate POS
Options PPO

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Highland Park Hospital

Highland Park, IL