Dr. Shira Simon, MD

Dr. Shira Simon, MD

OphthalmologyFemaleAge 39

Accepting new patients

Dr. Shira Simon, MD is a Ophthalmology Specialist in Chicago, IL. She is affiliated with Northwestern Memorial Hospital. She is accepting new patients and has indicated that she accepts telehealth appointments. Be sure to call ahead with Dr. Simon to book an appointment.

Locations

Northwestern Medical Group

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(312) 574-3157
Lavin Family Pavilion259 E Erie St Ste 1520 Chicago, IL 60611
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Northwestern Memorial Hospital645 N Michigan Ave Ste 440 Chicago, IL 60611
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  • Offers Telehealth This provider offers telehealth appointments. Call the office to schedule an appointment.
  • Practices at Top Hospital Outstanding Patient Experience Award™ See hospitals
  • Hospital Satisfaction Patients said they were highly satisfied at this doctor's hospital. See hospitals

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Experience and Background Checks

Experience
Background

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. Simon's Top Procedures and Conditions

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Visual Field Defects
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Treatment Frequency

Dr. Simon treats Visual Field Defects more than 89% of her peers

Dr. Simon treats this condition more than 89% of her peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Scotoma
Diplopia
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Treatment Frequency

Dr. Simon treats Diplopia more than 70% of her peers

Dr. Simon treats this condition more than 70% of her peers

Anterior Ischemic Optic Neuropathy
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Treatment Frequency

Dr. Simon treats Anterior Ischemic Optic Neuropathy more than 67% of her peers

Dr. Simon treats this condition more than 67% of her peers

Dr. Simon's conditions and procedures:

  • All Headaches (incl. Migraine)
  • Allergic Conjunctivitis
  • Anisocoria
  • Anterior Ischemic Optic Neuropathy
  • Astigmatism
  • Blepharitis
  • Blindness
  • Cataract
  • Chorioretinal Scars
  • Choroidal Neovascular Membranes (CNVM)
  • Conjunctival Hemorrhage
  • Corneal Diseases
  • Diabetic Cataracts
  • Diabetic Macular Edema (DME)
  • Diabetic Retinopathy
  • Diplopia
  • Drooping Eyelids (Ptosis)
  • Drusen
  • Dry Eyes
  • Ectropion of Eyelid
  • Esotropia
  • Exophoria
  • Exotropia
  • Eye Infections
  • Eyelid Disorders
  • Eyelid Spasm
  • Fuchs' Corneal Dystrophy
  • Headache
  • Herpetic Keratitis
  • Heterophoria
  • Hypertropia
  • Hypotropia
  • Idiopathic Intracranial Hypertension
  • Iridocyclitis
  • Juvenile Macular Degeneration
  • Lazy Eye
  • Macular Edema
  • Migraine
  • Nearsightedness
  • Nystagmus
  • Ocular Hypertension
  • Optic Neuritis
  • Paralytic Strabismus
  • Pigment Dispersion Syndrome
  • Pinkeye (Conjunctivitis)
  • Presbyopia
  • Repair of Retinal Detachment or Retinal Tear
  • Retinal Detachment and Retinal Tear
  • Retinal Dystrophy
  • Retinal Hemorrhage
  • Retinal Neovascularization
  • Retinal Vein Occlusion
  • Retinitis Pigmentosa (RP)
  • Retinopathy of Prematurity (ROP)
  • Senile Cataracts
  • Tear Duct Disorders
  • Uveitis and Iridocyclitis
  • Visual Field Defects
  • Vitreoretinal Surgery

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(312) 574-3157

Dr. Simon accepts the following insurance:

Aetna
Aetna Better Health
Aetna HMO
Choice Plus POS II
Choice POS
Health Network Option
Medicare Advantage
Medicare Advantage PPO
Peformance Network
Quality Point-of-Service POS
Savings Plus
Voluntary Group Medical Plan
Anthem
National (BlueCard) PPO
Beech Street (Multiplan)
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Advantage PPO
Blue Choice
Blue Cross Blue Shield of Illinois
Blue Cross Blue Shield of Illinois EPO
CareFirst Blue Cross Blue Shield
HealthyBlue 2.0
HealthyBlue Advantage
Cigna
Choice Fund Open Access Plus
Cigna EPO
Cigna HMO
Cigna Network
Cigna POS
Cigna PPO
Global Health Benefits
GWH Open Access Plus POS
LocalPlus
Network Open Access
Open Access
Open Access HMO
Open Access Plus
Open Access POS
Shared Administration
Cofinity
Community Care Alliance of Illinois
Coventry Health Care
Coventry Health Care HMO
Coventry Health Care POS
Coventry Health Care PPO
CoventryOne HMO
Coventry Health Care of Illinois
Coventry Health Care of Illinois HMO
Coventry Health Care of Illinois POS
Coventry Health Care of Illinois PPO
Family Health Network
First Health (Coventry Health Care)
First Health (Coventry Health Care) HMO
First Health (Coventry Health Care) POS
First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
Galaxy Health Network
HAP Insurance
Health Alliance PPO
Harken Health
Health Alliance
HealthLink
HealthLink HMO
HealthLink PPO
HFN
Community Health Connect
Community Health Connect Elite
Community Health Connect Premier
HFN EPO
HFN PPO
HFN-10
HFN-20
HFN-Platinum
Workers Compensation
Humana
Choice Care
Humana PPO
National POS
National Preferred Open Access
Preferred PPO
Medicaid
Medicare
Meridian Health Plan
MultiPlan
Priority Health
Priority PPO
Private HealthCare Systems
Tricare
Prime
Prime Extra
Prime Select
Prime Standard
TRICARE Prime Remote
TRICARE Reserve Select
UnitedHealthCare
AARP MedicareComplete SecureHorizons Plan 1 HMO
AARP MedicareComplete SecureHorizons Plan 2 HMO
Choice
Choice Plus
Medicare Advantage
Options PPO
Select HMO
Select Plus EPO
Select Plus HMO
Select Plus POS
United Healthcare PPO
Viant
Viant PPO
Wellmark Blue Cross and Blue Shield
Alliance Select

About Me

Care Philosophy

"Caring for and treating patients is the great privilege of my professional life. I am deeply committed to providing compassionate care, actively listening...Read more

Specialties

  • Ophthalmology

Education

2017
University of Iowa Hospitals and Clinics
Fellowship Hospital

Frequently Asked Questions

How can I make an appointment with Dr. Shira Simon, MD?

Click here to schedule an appointment online. New patients can also call (312) 574-3157, and for other questions, call (312) 908-8152.

Does Dr. Shira Simon, MD offer telehealth services?

Dr. Simon has indicated that they offer telehealth. Contact the office to check for eligibility for your needs.

Is Dr. Shira Simon, MD accepting new patients?

Dr. Shira Simon, MD generally accepts new patients on Healthgrades. You can see Dr. Simon's profile to make an appointment.

Does Dr. Shira Simon, MD accept my insurance?

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What are Dr. Shira Simon, MD's top areas of care?

Dr. Simon frequently treats Visual Field Defects, Diplopia, and Anterior Ischemic Optic Neuropathy. See all procedures and conditions Dr. Simon treats.

Where is Dr. Shira Simon, MD's office located?

Dr. Simon's office is located at 259 E Erie St Ste 1520, Chicago, IL 60611. Find other locations and directions on Healthgrades.

Affiliated Hospitals

Dr. Simon is affiliated with the following hospital. Select the hospital below to learn more.

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Northwestern Memorial Hospital

Chicago, IL

81% Patient experience rating, 12% higher than the national average

15 Awards Received