Dr. Thomas John, MD

Dr. Thomas John, MD

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Dr. Thomas John, MD is an ophthalmology doctor who practices in Oak Brook, IL. He has been practicing for 32 years.

120 Oakbrook Ctr Ste 204

Oak Brook, IL 60523

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Assurant Health
  • Bakery & Confectionary Union Plan
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Illinois
  • Cigna
  • CoreSource
  • Coventry Health Care
  • 13 More

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Top Care Areas

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Dry Eyes
very high
more than 93% of peers
Cornea Transplant
very high
more than 89% of peers
Cornea Surgery
very high
more than 87% of peers

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Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. John "Thomas John Vision Institute, PC: Mission Statement We strive for excellence in eye surgery and try to provide new innovative surgical techniques for our patients. We will focus on being a patient-friendly and caring organization. While concentrating on being a full-service ophthalmic practice, working closely with our patients, our community, and referring doctors, we will continue to focus on exceeding our patient expectations. Thomas John, MD."
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Specialties

  • Ophthalmology
  • Cataract Surgery
  • Cornea & External Diseases
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Board Certifications

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

  • All Headaches (incl. Migraine)
  • Aphakia and Other Disorders of Lens
  • Astigmatism
  • Blepharitis
  • Blindness
  • Brain Disorders
  • Cataract
  • Cataract Surgery Complications
  • Contusion of the Eyeball
  • Corneal Diseases
  • Corneal Ulcer
  • Diabetic Eye Disease
  • Diabetic Retinopathy
  • Dry Age-Related Macular Degeneration
  • Dry Eyes
  • Endophthalmitis
  • Esotropia
  • Eye Disease
  • Eye Infections
  • Eye Injuries
  • Eyelid Disorders
  • Floaters
  • Fuchs' Corneal Dystrophy
  • Glaucoma
  • Headache
  • Idiopathic Intracranial Hypertension
  • Iridocyclitis
  • Keratitis
  • Keratoconus
  • Macular Degeneration
  • Macular Edema
  • Macular Hole
  • Migraine
  • Nearsightedness
  • Pinkeye (Conjunctivitis)
  • Posterior Scleritis
  • Presbyopia
  • Pterygium
  • Purulent Endophthalmitis
  • Retained Intraocular Foreign Body, Non-Magnetic
  • Retina Diseases
  • Retinal Detachment and Retinal Tear
  • Retinal Vein Occlusion
  • Senile Cataracts
  • Thyroid Disease
  • Ulcer
  • Uveitis and Iridocyclitis
  • Vascular Disease
  • Vitreous Hemorrhage
  • Wet Age-Related Macular Degeneration

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Procedures

  • Anterior Lamellar Keratoplasty (ALK)
  • Anterior Vitrectomy
  • Astigmatic Keratotomy
  • Blepharorrhaphy
  • Cataract Removal Surgery
  • Conjunctivoplasty
  • Coreoplasty
  • Cornea Surgery
  • Cornea Transplant
  • Epi-LASIK Eye Surgery
  • Excision or Destruction of Lesion of Cornea
  • Eye Surgery
  • Eyelid Surgery
  • Foreign Body Removal from Eye
  • Glaucoma Surgery
  • Iridectomy
  • LASIK
  • Ocular Prosthetics
  • Ocular Surface Reconstruction
  • Photorefractive Keratectomy (PRK)
  • Pterygium Surgery
  • Refractive Surgery
  • Relaxing Incisions, Corneal
  • Removal of Foreign Body from External Eye
  • Repair of Eye Laceration
  • Repair of Retinal Detachment or Retinal Tear
  • Scleral Reinforcement Surgery
  • Sutureless Cataract Surgery
  • Vitrectomy (incl. Macular Hole Repair)
  • Vitreoretinal Surgery

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

  • St John's Medical College
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1976
  • Harvard Medical School
    Medical School | Graduated 1985
  • Michael Reese Hosp Med Ctr
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1985
  • Scheie Eye Inst-U Penn
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1982
  • Mass Ee Infirm-Harvard
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1986
  • Scheie Eye Inst
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1983
  • U Rochester
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1981

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. John has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Gujarati
  • Hindi
  • Malayalam
  • Marathi
  • Spanish
  • Tamil

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. John's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. John to family and friends
1.2
based on 19 total reviews (2 with comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (19)

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  • 4
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  • 3
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  • 2
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  • 1
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Dr. John's Performance

Trustworthiness
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Explains condition(s) well
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Answers Questions
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Time well spent
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Office & Staff Performance

Scheduling
FAIR
Office environment
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Staff friendliness
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Average wait time
Over 45 minutes

Patient Comments (2)

in Tinley Park, IL |
PATIENT BEWARE!!!! Run as fast as you can from this physician and his office staff! My experience with them has been excruciating! I have never written a negative review before and I also work in healthcare so I am very aware that things can sometimes go astray. Dr. John and his office staff are...more
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Carol Stream, IL |
I wouldn't recommend Dr. John to my worst enemy! My grandmother has cataracts. She is 82 years old. He wanted to perform surgery on her the same week he examined her. He hurried through his explanation and procedure. Instead of giving her a prescription that day for eye drops that were...more
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Now Accepting New Patients
Dr. John accepts 22 insurance carriers
  • Aetna
    Advantage
    Advantage 6350
    Aenta HealthFund CDHP and Value Plan Most of Idaho Basic
    Aetna Aexcel
    Aetna EPO
    Aetna HealthFund CDHP
    Aetna HealthFund HDHP
    Choice Plus POS II
  • Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Anthem Blue Cross and Blue Shield
    Anthem Blue Cross and Blue Shield EPO
    Anthem Blue Cross and Blue Shield POS
    Anthem Blue Cross and Blue Shield PPO
    Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield EPO
    Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO
    Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield POS
    ClearProtection
    Core Share POS
    Core Share PPO
    County Medical Services Program (CMSP)
    Federal Employee Program - Basic Option
    Federal Employee Program - Standard Option
    HealthKeepers Eastern Portion Counties of Virginia HMO-POS-High
    HealthKeepers HMO
    HealthKeepers Plus
    HealthKeepers Plus HMO
    HealthKeepers Plus POS
    KeyCare PPO
    Lumenos HSA HDHP
    Lumenos HSA Plus POS
    Lumenos HSA Plus PPO
    Motorola Health Plans
    PAR Traditional
    Senior Advantage
    Senior Advantage - Custom
    Senior Advantage - Custom Plus
    Senior Advantage - Select
    Smart Sense PPO
    SmartSense Plus POS
    SmartSense Plus PPO
    SmartValue Classic
    SmartValue Plus
    TONIK 1500
    TONIK 3000
    TONIK 5000
  • Assurant Health
    Bronze Plan 001 HDHP
    Bronze Plan 002 HDHP
    Bronze Plan 003 HDHP
    Bronze Plan 004 HDHP
    Bronze Plan 005 HDHP
    Catastrophic Plan 001 HDHP
    CoreMed Bronze 1 HDHP
  • Bakery & Confectionary Union Plan
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Blue Card PPO
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Illinois
    Blue Choice
    Blue Cross Blue Shield of Illinois PPO
  • Cigna
    Cigna HMO
    Cigna PPO
    Great West Healthcare-Cigna PPO
    Open Access
  • CoreSource
  • Coventry Health Care
    Platinum PPO
  • Coventry Health Care of Missouri
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
    First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
  • Golden Rule
  • Health Net
    Medicare Advantage PFFS
  • HealthLink
    HealthLink POS
    HealthLink PPO
  • Humana
    Choice Care PPO
    Choice PPO
  • Medicaid
  • Medical Mutual of Ohio
  • MultiPlan
    MultiPlan PPO
    PHCS Network PPO
  • Principal Financial Group
  • Sagamore Health Network
    Sagamore Plus
  • UnitedHealthCare
    Choice Plus POS
    Navigate HMO
    Navigate POS
    Options PPO
    United Healthcare
  • WellPoint
    WellPoint PPO

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Advocate Christ Hospital and Medical Center
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Advocate South Suburban Hospital
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Elmhurst Memorial Hospital
155 E Brush Hill Rd
Elmhurst, IL 60126
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Illinois Valley Community Hospital
925 West St
Peru, IL 61354
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Ingalls Memorial Hospital
1 Ingalls Dr
Harvey, IL 60426
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Palos Community Hospital
12251 S 80th Ave
Palos Heights, IL 60463
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