Dr. Robert Weiss, MD

Dr. Robert Weiss, MD

Ophthalmology  |  
Male  |  
Age 61
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Dr. Robert Weiss, MD is an ophthalmology doctor who practices in Des Plaines, IL. He is 61 years old and has been practicing for 31 years.

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Eyelid Spasm
very high
more than 99% of peers
Eyelid Surgery
very high
more than 93% of peers
Drooping Eyelids (Ptosis)
very high
more than 89% of peers

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Specialties

  • Ophthalmology
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Board Certifications

  • Ophthalmology
    Accredited by: American Board of Ophthalmology*
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Conditions Treated

  • All Headaches (incl. Migraine)
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Autoimmune Thyroid Diseases
  • Benign Neoplasm of Choroid
  • Benign Neoplasm of Eye
  • Benign Tumor
  • Blepharitis
  • Blind Hypertensive Eye
  • Blind Hypotensive Eye
  • Blindness
  • Blocked Tear Duct
  • Brain Disorders
  • Cancer
  • Cataract
  • Chalazion
  • Contusion of the Eyeball
  • Corneal Abrasion or Laceration
  • Corneal Diseases
  • Diplopia
  • Drooping Eyelids (Ptosis)
  • Dry Eyes
  • Ectropion of Eyelid
  • Entropion
  • Eye Cancer
  • Eye Infections
  • Eyelid Disorders
  • Eyelid Spasm
  • Glaucoma
  • Graves' Disease
  • Keratitis
  • Malignant Neoplasm of Eye
  • Migraine
  • Ocular Hypertension
  • Pinkeye (Conjunctivitis)
  • Senile Cataracts
  • Tear Duct Disorders
  • Thyroid Disease
  • Trichiasis
  • Vascular Disease
  • Visual Field Defects

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Procedures

  • Blepharoplasty
  • Blepharorrhaphy
  • Canthoplasty and Canthopexy
  • Conjunctivoplasty
  • Dacryocystectomy
  • Dacryocystorhinostomy
  • Enucleation of Eye
  • Excision of Chalazion
  • Excision or Destruction of Lesion of Sclera
  • Eye Surgery
  • Eyelid Surgery
  • Foreign Body Removal from Eye
  • Non-Cosmetic Chemodenervation
  • Orbital Decompression and Orbitotomy
  • Reconstructive Eyelid Surgery
  • Removal of Foreign Body from External Eye
  • Repair of Brow Ptosis and Blepharoptosis
  • Repair of Entropion or Ectropion
  • Tear Duct Surgery

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Illinois.

1 Sanction
  • Professional Misconduct (5/6/2014)
    Action Taken: Summary Suspension
    Summary: Weiss, Robert A MD: License # 036081734: NATURE OF COMPLAINT: The physician has been arrested and charged with unauthorized videotaping staff members at two practice locations. ACTION TAKEN: The Illinois Department of Financial and Professional Regulation has placed the physician’s license on SUMMARY SUPENSION for unprofessional and immoral conduct.
    State: Illinois
0 Board Actions

No board actions found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

Education

  • Rosalind Franklin University Of Medicine Science/The Chicago Medical School
    Medical School | Graduated 1982
  • Cook Co Hospital
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1983
  • The New York Presbyterian Cornell Med Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1986
  • Emory University Hospital
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1987
  • The New York Hospital Cornell Med Center
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1987

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors

Dr. Weiss has no awards or honors listed.

Media & Publications

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Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Polish

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