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Leading Retina Surgeons of Chicago

Illinois Retina Associates is the Midwest’s leading practice devoted to diagnosing and treating diseases of the retina, macula, and vitreous in Chicago and the surrounding suburbs. Our highly trained doctors specialize in diabetic retinopathy, macular degeneration, vascular occlusive diseases, uveitis, and more. We also have a fellowship-trained ocular oncologist, who treats cancer of the eye.

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Toxoplasmosis Chorioretinitis – September, 2021

History A 58 year-old woman presented upon referral from a retina specialist for evaluation of posterior uveitis in the left eye. The patient had developed new floaters and blurry vision in the left eye a few months prior. She was treated by the referring doctor with prednisolone and Combigan eye drops as her intraocular pressure ...View Case of The Month


Dr. Minaker Published in 9/21 Opthalmology Science

IRA’s newest fellow, Dr. Minaker had an article published in the current issue of Ophthalmology Science.  You can read the article here:https://bit.ly/3lzAqmx.   The article was the first study to assess the color performance in the Ngenuity 3-dimensional digitally assisted visualization ...Read More >

Dr. Rezaei at Euretina 2021

Dr. Rezaei was invited Speaker, Chair and Moderator at multiple sessions during the EURETINA 2021 virtual meeting. EURETINA is the largest retina meeting in the world where key opinion leaders and retina specialists present cutting edge medical and surgical techniques utilized for the management of retina ...Read More >

Dr. Rezaei at MEACO & RWC Symposium 2021

Dr. Rezaei was the invited Moderator of the joint MEACO & RWC Symposium this past June. Retina specialists from around the world presented innovative surgical techniques utilized for the management of complex trauma cases in vitreoretinal surgery....Read More >

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