Dr. Steven Brown, MD

Dr. Steven Brown, MD

OphthalmologyMaleAge 68

Accepting new patients

Dr. Steven Brown, MD is a Ophthalmology Specialist in Glenview, IL. He is affiliated with Rush University Medical Center. He is accepting new patients. Be sure to call ahead with Dr. Brown to book an appointment.

Office Hours

2640 Patriot Blvd Glenview, IL 60026

Tue

Open Now
to
5 pm

Wed

7:30 am
to
5 pm

Thu

7:30 am
to
5 pm

Fri

7:30 am
to
5 pm

Sat

7:30 am
to
12 pm

Sun

Office
closed

Mon

7:30 am
to
5 pm
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Locations

Chicago Glaucoma Consultants

New Patient?
(312) 620-1297
Glenview Office2640 Patriot Blvd Glenview, IL 60026
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  • Hours
    • Mon: 7:30am - 5:00pm
    • Tue: 7:30am - 5:00pm
    • Wed: 7:30am - 5:00pm
    • Thu: 7:30am - 5:00pm
    • Fri: 7:30am - 5:00pm
    • Sat: 7:30am - 12:00pm
    • Sun: closed
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Dr. Brown's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Brown

4.4

Based on 20 ratings

5 Stars
80%
(16)
4 Stars
5%
(1)
3 Stars
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2 Stars
5%
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1 Star
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We had a 25 year “Save my eye” relationship. This man is top drawer!
What went well
  • Appointment scheduling
  • Office environment
  • Staff friendliness
  • Appointment wasn't rushed
  • Listened & answered questions
  • Explained conditions well
  • Trusted the provider's decisions
What could be improved
No results
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Duane Barnes – Aug 20, 2020
Great doctor with excellent interpersonal skills!
What went well
  • Appointment scheduling
  • Office environment
  • Staff friendliness
  • Appointment wasn't rushed
  • Listened & answered questions
  • Explained conditions well
  • Trusted the provider's decisions
What could be improved
No results
1 person found this helpful
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L. Patrick Bales – Sep 25, 2019
I visited Dr. Brown for glaucoma testing. The office was very organized, and the staff was welcoming and skilled. Dr. Brown was excellent about explaining everything--he is very down to earth and at the same time extremely knowledgeable.
What went well
  • Appointment scheduling
  • Office environment
  • Staff friendliness
  • Appointment wasn't rushed
  • Listened & answered questions
  • Explained conditions well
  • Trusted the provider's decisions
What could be improved
No results
1 person found this helpful
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Deerfield, IL – Mar 30, 2018
Dr Brown has treated my eyes for over 25 years. Thanks to him, my glaucoma is under control He recently removed my cataracts and inserted new lenses. This procedure is simple (for him) and fast. I was at the gym the next day!
What went well
  • Appointment scheduling
  • Office environment
  • Staff friendliness
  • Wait times
  • Appointment wasn't rushed
  • Listened & answered questions
  • Explained conditions well
  • Trusted the provider's decisions
What could be improved
No results
5 people found this helpful
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Wilmette, IL – Nov 10, 2017
If you consider that your eyes need 6 STARS treatment Dr. Steven V. Brown, his associates and his Staff will do it. The best of the best
What went well
  • Appointment scheduling
  • Office environment
  • Staff friendliness
  • Wait times
  • Appointment wasn't rushed
  • Listened & answered questions
  • Explained conditions well
  • Trusted the provider's decisions
What could be improved
No results
3 people found this helpful
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Vladimir Skul in Northbrook, IL – Jun 27, 2016

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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. Brown's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Glaucoma
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Brown treats Glaucoma more than 100% of his peers

Dr. Brown treats this condition more than 100% of his peers

Glaucoma Surgery
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Brown performs Glaucoma Surgery more than 95% of his peers

Dr. Brown performs this procedure more than 95% of his peers

Choroidal Neovascular Membranes (CNVM)
normal
normal

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Brown treats Choroidal Neovascular Membranes (CNVM) more than 87% of his peers

Dr. Brown treats this condition more than 87% of his peers

Dr. Brown'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
  • B-Scan Ultrasound
  • Benign Neoplasm of Choroid
  • Benign Neoplasm of Eye
  • Black Eye
  • Blepharitis
  • Blind Hypotensive Eye
  • Cataract
  • Cataract Removal Surgery
  • Cataract Surgery Complications
  • Central Serous Chorioretinopathy
  • Chalazion
  • Chorioretinal Scars
  • Chorioretinitis
  • Choroidal Neovascular Membranes (CNVM)
  • Conjunctival Hemorrhage
  • Conjunctivoplasty
  • Contusion of the Eyeball
  • Corneal Abrasion or Laceration
  • Corneal Diseases
  • Corneal Ulcer
  • Degenerative Disorders of Globe
  • Diabetic Cataracts
  • Diabetic Eye Disease
  • Diabetic Macular Edema (DME)
  • Diabetic Retinopathy
  • Diplopia
  • Drooping Eyelids (Ptosis)
  • Drusen
  • Dry Eyes
  • Ectropion of Eyelid
  • Esotropia
  • Excision of Chalazion
  • Excision or Destruction of Lesion of Sclera
  • Eye Cancer
  • Eye Disease
  • Eye Examination
  • Eye Infections
  • Eye Procedure
  • Eye Surgery
  • Eyelid Disorders
  • Eyelid Spasm
  • Eyelid Surgery
  • Farnsworth Lantern Test
  • Farsightedness
  • Floaters
  • Foreign Body Removal from Eye
  • Foveal and-or Macular Hypoplasia
  • Fuchs' Corneal Dystrophy
  • Glaucoma
  • Glaucoma Surgery
  • Herpetic Keratitis
  • Hyphema
  • Hypotony of Eye
  • Idiopathic Intracranial Hypertension
  • Intraocular Lens Implant Surgery
  • Iridectomy
  • Iridocyclitis
  • Keratitis
  • Laser Surgery
  • Lazy Eye
  • Macular Edema
  • Macular Hole
  • Migraine
  • Nearsightedness
  • Ocular Hypertension
  • Optic Neuritis
  • Paracentesis of Anterior Eye
  • Paralytic Strabismus
  • Pars Planitis
  • Pigment Dispersion Syndrome
  • Pinguecula
  • Pinkeye (Conjunctivitis)
  • Presbyopia
  • Progressive High Myopia
  • Removal of Foreign Body from External Eye
  • Retinal Cysts
  • Retinal Detachment and Retinal Tear
  • Retinal Dystrophy
  • Retinal Hemorrhage
  • Retinal Neovascularization
  • Retinal Vein Occlusion
  • Retinitis Pigmentosa (RP)
  • Retinoschisis
  • Senile Cataracts
  • Stye
  • Tear Duct Disorders
  • Trabeculotomy Ab Externo
  • Trichiasis
  • Ultrasound, Eye
  • Uveitis and Iridocyclitis
  • Vision Screening
  • Visual Field Defects
  • Vitreous Hemorrhage
  • Wet Age-Related Macular Degeneration
  • YAG Laser Capsulotomy

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(312) 620-1297

Dr. Brown accepts the following insurance:

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Aetna HMO
Choice Plus POS II
Anthem
National (BlueCard) PPO
Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield PPO
Blue Cross Blue Shield
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GEHA
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Preferred PPO
Medicare
Special Needs Plan SNP
MultiPlan
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About Me

Care Philosophy

Glaucoma is coming of age in terms of earlier diagnosis. Commonly the testing is done in a one-step fashion where we are evaluating predominantly the health...Read more

Specialties

  • Ophthalmology
  • Anterior Segment Ophthalmology
  • Anterior Segment Surgery
  • Cataract Surgery

Education

1985
Massachusetts Eye and Ear Infirmary
Fellowship Hospital
1983
U NC Meml Hosp
Residency Hospital
1980
Rush University Medical Center
Internship Hospital

Frequently Asked Questions

How can I make an appointment with Dr. Steven Brown, MD?

Call (312) 620-1297 to make an appointment as a new patient, or (847) 510-6000 for existing patients or other inquiries. Click here for more information.

Is Dr. Steven Brown, MD accepting new patients?

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What are Dr. Steven Brown, MD's top areas of care?

Dr. Brown frequently treats Glaucoma, Glaucoma Surgery, and Choroidal Neovascular Membranes (CNVM). See all procedures and conditions Dr. Brown treats.

Where is Dr. Steven Brown, MD's office located?

Dr. Brown's office is located at 2640 Patriot Blvd, Glenview, IL 60026. Find other locations and directions on Healthgrades.

Does Dr. Steven Brown, MD offer telehealth services?

Dr. Brown has not yet indicated whether they offer telehealth services. Please contact the office to check for availability/eligibility.

Affiliated Hospitals

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Rush University Medical Center

Chicago, IL

80% Patient Experience Rating, 11% higher than the national average

3 Awards Received

Award Highlight: Outstanding Patient Experience Award™ (2020)