Dr. Steven Lafayette, MD

Dr. Steven Lafayette, MD

Ophthalmology  ·  
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Age 42
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Dr. Steven Lafayette, MD is an ophthalmology specialist in Wheaton, IL and has been practicing for 17 years. He graduated from Louisiana State Univ School Of Medicine In New Orleans in 2001 and specializes in ophthalmology.

2015 N Main St

Wheaton, IL 60187

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Coventry Health Care
  • HealthLink
  • Humana
  • MultiPlan
  • Priority Health

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Top Care Areas

See how frequently Dr. Lafayette performs your care needs compared to other doctors.

Senile Cataracts
very high
more than 99% of peers
Cataract
very high
more than 98% of peers
Cataract Removal Surgery
very high
more than 95% of peers

Dr. Lafayette's percentages are based on the rate of treatment compared to peers nationwide from insurance data. Learn more info about our data and this Top Care Areas component.

1  Specialties

  • Ophthalmology

1  Board Certifications

  • Ophthalmology
    Accredited by: American Board of Ophthalmology*

45  Conditions Treated

  • All Headaches (incl. Migraine)
  • Anterior Ischemic Optic Neuropathy
  • Aphakia and Other Disorders of Lens
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Benign Neoplasm of Choroid
  • Benign Neoplasm of Eye
  • Benign Tumor
  • Blepharitis
  • Brain Disorders
  • Cataract
  • Chalazion
  • Chorioretinal Scars
  • Chorioretinitis
  • Conjunctival Hemorrhage
  • Diabetic Retinopathy
  • Diplopia
  • Drooping Eyelids (Ptosis)
  • Drusen
  • Dry Age-Related Macular Degeneration
  • Ectropion of Eyelid
  • Esophoria
  • Exotropia
  • Eye Cancer
  • Eye Infections
  • Eyelid Disorders
  • Floaters
  • Glaucoma
  • Headache
  • Heterophoria
  • Hyphema
  • Iridocyclitis
  • Keratitis
  • Lazy Eye
  • Macular Edema
  • Macular Hole
  • Nearsightedness
  • Ocular Hypertension
  • Pinguecula
  • Pinkeye (Conjunctivitis)
  • Pterygium
  • Retina Diseases
  • Retinal Vein Occlusion
  • Senile Cataracts
  • Uveitis and Iridocyclitis
  • Visual Field Defects
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Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Illinois.

0 Sanctions

No sanctions history found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

0 Board Actions

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

Education

  • Louisiana State Univ School Of Medicine In New Orleans
    Medical School | Graduated 2001

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Lafayette has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Lafayette's Reviews

4.4
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Lafayette to family and friends
7 total reviews (3 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (7)

  • 5
    (6)
  • 4
    (0)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
    (0)
  • 1
    (1)

Dr. Lafayette's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    EXCELLENT
  • Explains condition(s) well

    EXCELLENT
  • Answers questions

    EXCELLENT
  • Time well spent

    EXCELLENT

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    EXCELLENT
  • Office environment

    EXCELLENT
  • Staff friendliness

    EXCELLENT
  • Average wait time

    10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (3)

I had cataract surgery in August 2016. Dr Lafayette was friendly, detailed, kind manner and spent time to answer all my questions. I was very nervous but he put me at ease. The surgery was on time and went very well. I would recommend him to anyone. Sue
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Cataract surgery went very well...was nervous over nothing. Dr. Lafayette takes time with his patients and answers all questions in detail. Would recommend to anyone.
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Very prompt, and explains through the whole procedure. Very comfortable in his hands.. Both procedures went excellent, with no problems whatsoever. One can certainly tell this Dr. has a passion for the work, and skill that he has . I would highly recommend Dr. Lafayette to anyone else to say the...more
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