Dr. Stephen Watson, MD

Dr. Stephen Watson, MD

OphthalmologyMaleAge 36

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Dr. Stephen Watson, MD is a Ophthalmology Specialist in Chicago, IL. He is affiliated with Northwestern Memorial Hospital. He has indicated that he accepts telehealth appointments. Be sure to call ahead with Dr. Watson to book an appointment.

Locations

Northwestern Medical Group

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(312) 574-3157
Northwestern Medical Group259 E Erie St 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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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. Watson's Top Procedures and Conditions

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Pinkeye (Conjunctivitis)
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Dr. Watson treats Pinkeye (Conjunctivitis) more than 73% of his peers

Dr. Watson treats this condition more than 73% of his peers

Farsightedness
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Dr. Watson treats Farsightedness more than 69% of his peers

Dr. Watson treats this condition more than 69% of his peers

Presbyopia
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Treatment Frequency

Dr. Watson treats Presbyopia more than 68% of his peers

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

Dr. Watson's conditions and procedures:

  • Age-Related Macular Degeneration
  • All Headaches (incl. Migraine)
  • Allergic Conjunctivitis
  • Anterior Ischemic Optic Neuropathy
  • Aphakia and Other Disorders of Lens
  • Astigmatism
  • Benign Neoplasm of Choroid
  • Benign Neoplasm of Eye
  • Blepharitis
  • Blindness
  • Cataract
  • Cataract Removal Surgery
  • Chalazion
  • Chorioretinal Scars
  • Conjunctival Hemorrhage
  • Corneal Abrasion or Laceration
  • Corneal Diseases
  • Corneal Ulcer
  • Degenerative Disorders of Globe
  • Destruction of Lesion of Retina and Choroid
  • Diabetic Cataracts
  • Diabetic Eye Disease
  • Diabetic Macular Edema (DME)
  • Diabetic Retinopathy
  • Diplopia
  • Drooping Eyelids (Ptosis)
  • Drusen
  • Dry Eyes
  • Ectropion of Eyelid
  • Entropion
  • Esophoria
  • Exotropia
  • Eye Cancer
  • Eye Examination
  • Eye Infections
  • Eyelid Disorders
  • Eyelid Spasm
  • Farsightedness
  • Floaters
  • Fuchs' Corneal Dystrophy
  • Glaucoma
  • Glaucoma Surgery
  • Headache
  • Herpetic Keratitis
  • Heterophoria
  • Hypertropia
  • Hypotropia
  • Idiopathic Intracranial Hypertension
  • Iridocyclitis
  • Keratitis
  • Keratoconus
  • Lazy Eye
  • Macular Edema
  • Macular Hole
  • Migraine
  • Nearsightedness
  • Ocular Hypertension
  • Optic Neuritis
  • Pinguecula
  • Pinkeye (Conjunctivitis)
  • Presbyopia
  • Progressive High Myopia
  • Pterygium
  • Retinal Detachment and Retinal Tear
  • Retinal Dystrophy
  • Retinal Hemorrhage
  • Retinal Vein Occlusion
  • Retinitis Pigmentosa (RP)
  • Senile Cataracts
  • Solar Retinopathy
  • Stye
  • Tear Duct Disorders
  • Trichiasis
  • Uveitis and Iridocyclitis
  • Visual Field Defects
  • Vitreoretinal Surgery
  • Vitreous Hemorrhage
  • Wet Age-Related Macular Degeneration

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(312) 574-3157

Dr. Watson accepts the following insurance:

Aetna
Aetna HMO
Choice Plus POS II
Anthem
National (BlueCard) PPO
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Card PPO
CareFirst Blue Cross Blue Shield
HealthyBlue 2.0
HealthyBlue Advantage
Cigna
Cigna HMO
Cigna PPO
LocalPlus
Open Access Plus
First Health (Coventry Health Care)
First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
HealthLink
HealthLink PPO
Humana
Choice Care PPO
Preferred PPO
MultiPlan
MultiPlan PPO
PHCS Network PPO
Priority Health
Priority PPO

About Me

Care Philosophy

I believe in providing personalized treatment plans and continued care until you and your family are completely satisfied with your outcome.

Specialties

  • Ophthalmology

Board Certifications

Education

2013
McGaw Medical Center Of Northwestern University
Residency Hospital

Awards

Frequently Asked Questions

How can I make an appointment with Dr. Stephen Watson, MD?

Click here to schedule an appointment online. New patients can also call (312) 574-3157, and for other questions, call (312) 695-8150.

Does Dr. Stephen Watson, MD offer telehealth services?

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

Does Dr. Stephen Watson, MD accept my insurance?

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What are Dr. Stephen Watson, MD's top areas of care?

Dr. Watson frequently treats Pinkeye (Conjunctivitis), Farsightedness, and Presbyopia. See all procedures and conditions Dr. Watson treats.

Where is Dr. Stephen Watson, MD's office located?

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

Affiliated Hospitals

Dr. Watson 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