Dr. Wendewessen Amde, MD

Dr. Wendewessen Amde, MD

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Dr. Wendewessen Amde, MD is an ophthalmology specialist in Chicago, IL and has been practicing for 13 years. He specializes in ophthalmology.Read his story

Chicagoland Retinal Consultants

1 E Wacker Dr

Chicago, IL 60601
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Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Coventry Health Care
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • HAP Insurance
  • HealthLink
  • Humana
  • MultiPlan
  • Priority Health
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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. Amde's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Eye Surgery
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high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Amde performs Eye Surgery more than 85% of his peers

Dr. Amde performs this procedure more than 85% of his peers

Retina Diseases
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high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Amde treats Retina Diseases more than 82% of his peers

Dr. Amde treats this condition more than 82% of his peers

Vitreoretinal Surgery
normal
normal

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Amde performs Vitreoretinal Surgery more than 76% of his peers

Dr. Amde performs this procedure more than 76% of his peers

Dr. Amde's conditions and procedures:

  • Age-Related Macular Degeneration
  • All Headaches (incl. Migraine)
  • Anterior Ischemic Optic Neuropathy
  • Aphakia and Other Disorders of Lens
  • Astigmatism
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Benign Neoplasm of Choroid
  • Benign Neoplasm of Eye
  • Benign Tumor
  • Blindness
  • Blurred Vision
  • Brain Disorders
  • Cancer
  • Cataract
  • Cataract Removal Surgery
  • Central Serous Chorioretinopathy
  • Choroidal Neovascular Membranes (CNVM)
  • Color Blindness
  • Contact Lens Exams
  • Contact Lens Fitting Services
  • Corneal Diseases
  • Degenerative Disorders of Globe
  • Destruction of Lesion of Retina and Choroid
  • Diabetic Eye Exam
  • Diabetic Macular Edema (DME)
  • Diabetic Retinopathy
  • Diplopia
  • Disseminated Chorioretinitis and Disseminated Retinochoroiditis
  • Drusen
  • Dry Age-Related Macular Degeneration
  • Dry Eyes
  • Endophthalmitis
  • Eye Cancer
  • Eye Disease
  • Eye Examination
  • Eye Infections
  • Eye Procedure
  • Eye Surgery
  • Eyeglasses
  • Eyelid Disorders
  • Floaters
  • Foreign Body in Eye
  • Glaucoma
  • Glaucoma - Iridogoniodysgenesia
  • Glaucoma Surgery
  • Glaucoma Treatment
  • Headache
  • Herpetic Keratitis
  • Hyphema
  • Iridocyclitis
  • Macular Edema
  • Macular Hole
  • Migraine
  • Night Blindness
  • Ocular Hypertension
  • Ocular Prosthetics
  • Optic Neuritis
  • Paracentesis of Anterior Eye
  • Pars Planitis
  • Physical Examination
  • Pinkeye (Conjunctivitis)
  • Progressive High Myopia
  • Repair of Retinal Detachment or Retinal Tear
  • Retained Intraocular Foreign Body, Non-Magnetic
  • Retina Diseases
  • Retinal Cysts
  • Retinal Detachment and Retinal Tear
  • Retinal Dystrophy
  • Retinal Hemorrhage
  • Retinal Ischemia
  • Retinal Testing
  • Retinal Vein Occlusion
  • Retinopathy of Prematurity (ROP)
  • Retinoschisis
  • Sarcoidosis
  • Senile Cataracts
  • Soft Contact Lenses
  • Stye
  • Sympathetic Uveitis
  • Temporal Arteritis
  • Thyroid Disease
  • Uveitis and Iridocyclitis
  • Vascular Disease
  • Vision Impairment
  • Vision Loss
  • Visual Field Defects
  • Vitrectomy (incl. Macular Hole Repair)
  • Vitreoretinal Surgery
  • Vitreous Hemorrhage
  • Wet Age-Related Macular Degeneration

About Me

Every procedure that’s performed at Hauser-Ross Eye Institute grants you the benefits and freedom of a life without limitations. Our state-of-the-art technology, innovative methods, and decades of experience make it possible for us to help you achieve the quality of life and health you aspire for.

Specialties

  • Ophthalmology

Board Certifications

Education

Kresge Eye Institute
Fellowship Hospital
New York Eye & Ear Infirmary
Residency Hospital
2006
D Geffen Sch Of Med-Ucla
Medical School
2006

Awards

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4.7

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Average Reported Wait Time
  • 16 – 30 minutes
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  • Staff friendliness
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Dr Amde is an excellent doctor and very Knowledgeable in his profession. He is very polite and takes his time to explain about the situation. I recommend him, especially, for people with Retina issues.
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Chicagoland Retinal Consultants

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    • Tue: 8:30am - 5:00pm
    • Wed: 8:30am - 5:00pm
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    • Fri: 8:30am - 5:00pm
    • Sat: closed
    • Sun: closed
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    • Sat: closed
    • Sun: closed
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    • Sat: closed
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    • Tue: 8:30am - 5:00pm
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    • Fri: 8:30am - 5:00pm
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    • Tue: 8:30am - 5:00pm
    • Wed: 8:30am - 5:00pm
    • Thu: 8:30am - 5:00pm
    • Fri: 8:30am - 5:00pm
    • Sat: closed
    • Sun: closed
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Insurance accepted

Accepted insurance can change. Please double-check when making an appointment.

Aetna
Aetna HMO
Choice Plus POS II
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Card PPO
Cigna
Cigna HMO
Cigna PPO
Open Access Plus
Coventry Health Care
Coventry Health America PPO
First Health (Coventry Health Care)
First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
HAP Insurance
Health Alliance PPO
HealthLink
HealthLink PPO
Humana
Choice Care PPO
Preferred PPO
MultiPlan
MultiPlan PPO
PHCS Network PPO
Priority Health
Priority PPO

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