Dr. Richard Foulkes, MD

Dr. Richard Foulkes, MD

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67 y/o
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Dr. Richard Foulkes, MD is an ophthalmology specialist in Lombard, IL and has been practicing for 26 years. He specializes in ophthalmology, cataract surgery, and more.Read his story

Foulkes Vision

477 E Butterfield Rd Ste 101

Lombard, IL 60148
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Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • American Republic
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • CoreSource
  • Humana
  • Tricare
  • 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. Foulkes' Top Procedures and Conditions

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Eyelid Disorders
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Treatment Frequency

Dr. Foulkes treats Eyelid Disorders more than 68% of his peers

Dr. Foulkes treats this condition more than 68% of his peers

Corneal Diseases
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Treatment Frequency

Dr. Foulkes treats Corneal Diseases more than 53% of his peers

Dr. Foulkes treats this condition more than 53% of his peers

Nystagmus
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Treatment Frequency

Dr. Foulkes treats Nystagmus more than 52% of his peers

Dr. Foulkes treats this condition more than 52% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Congenital Motor Nystagmus
  • Nystagmus 1, Congenital, X-Linked
  • Nystagmus 2, Congenital, Autosomal Dominant
  • Nystagmus, Congenital Motor, Autosomal Recessive
  • Nystagmus, Hereditary Vertical
  • Nystagmus, Myoclonic

Dr. Foulkes' conditions and procedures:

  • All Headaches (incl. Migraine)
  • Allergic Conjunctivitis
  • Astigmatism
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Blepharitis
  • Blepharoplasty
  • Brain Disorders
  • Cataract
  • Cataract Removal Surgery
  • Conjunctivoplasty
  • Contact Lens Treatment
  • Corneal Collagen Cross-Linking (CXL)
  • Corneal Diseases
  • Diabetes Eye Care
  • Diabetic Eye Disease
  • Diabetic Eye Exam
  • Drusen
  • Dry Age-Related Macular Degeneration
  • Dry Eyes
  • Eye Infections
  • Eye Surgery
  • Eyelid Disorders
  • Floaters
  • Fuchs' Corneal Dystrophy
  • Glaucoma
  • Glaucoma Surgery
  • Headache
  • KAMRA™ Inlay Procedure
  • Keratitis
  • Keratoconus Treatment With Contact Lenses
  • Laser Cataract Surgery
  • Laser Surgery
  • LASIK
  • Macular Degeneration
  • Macular Edema
  • Myopia, Infantile Severe
  • Nearsightedness
  • Nystagmus
  • Optic Neuritis
  • Photorefractive Keratectomy (PRK)
  • Pinkeye (Conjunctivitis)
  • Presbyopia
  • Relaxing Incisions, Corneal
  • Retina Diseases
  • Senile Cataracts
  • Sjögren's Syndrome
  • Stye
  • Tear Duct Disorders
  • Temporal Arteritis
  • Vascular Disease
  • Visian Impantable Collamer Lens (ICL)
  • Vitreoretinal Surgery
  • Wrong Power Intraocular Lens
  • YAG Laser Capsulotomy

About Me

Dr. Richard Foulkes is the medical director of Foulkes Vision Institute. He and his team are extremely committed to providing the latest state of the art technology for their patients. Dr. Foulkes personally promises to continuously invest in the most current technology as it becomes available and to use this technology with safety as his primary focus.

Specialties

  • Ophthalmology
  • Cataract Surgery
  • Cornea & Refractive Surgery

Education

Lenox Hill Hospital
Residency Hospital
1993
Cornell-New York Hospital
Residency Hospital
1990
Lenox Hill Hospital
Internship Hospital
1989
Rush Medical College
Medical School
1985
Tufts University
Undergraduate School
1979
Art Center College of Design
1993
1990
1989
1985
1979

Languages

  • French
  • Spanish
  • English

Memberships & Affiliations

  • American Academy of Opthalmology, Member
  • American Society of Cataract and Refractive Surgery, Member
  • Association for Research in Vision and Ophthalmology, Member

Dr. Foulkes' Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Foulkes

3.4

Based on 21 reviews

5 Stars
57.142857142857146%
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4 Stars
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1 Star
38.095238095238095%
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Unfortunately very bad surgery results. I was not happy with how eyes had many, many problems after surgery. Very disappointed.
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worst doctor. I have Keratoconus and he did my intacs surgery which was not successful. I paid alot of money and no results.
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Terrible, terrible experience and terrible results. Please use someone else.
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I was recommended to Dr Foulkes by another associate, and it was the best decision made for my eye surgeries. Very happy with my results.
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Excellent doctor and staff. I highly recommend Dr. Foulkes.
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I absolutely would recommend Foulkes vision to anyone and everyone I know. Dr. Foulkes and his staff are amazing ! The treatment they have given me is like no other experience I have experienced.
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My surgery on my cataract gave me pain and watering for a whole year.
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Great for LASIK!
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Foulkes Vision

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  • Hours
    • Mon: 10:00am - 5:00pm
    • Tue: 9:00am - 5:00pm
    • Wed: closed
    • Thu: 9:00am - 5:00pm
    • Fri: 9:00am - 5:00pm
    • Sat: closed
    • Sun: closed
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Aetna
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American Republic
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Cigna
Commercial Insurance Company
CoreSource
Humana
Tricare
UnitedHealthCare
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