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Loyola surgery saves eyesight of baby born with glaucoma
Meet the eye surgeon who saved bees from the polar vortex. Charles Bouchard, MD, is featured in a Crain's Chicago Business article and video. Click to read article or watch video.
Loyola surgery saves eyesight of baby born with glaucoma
Loyola surgery saves eyesight of baby born with glaucoma. Dr. Robert J. Barnes stabilized Christian’s vision by implanting tiny devices that drained fluid from his eyes. Click to read more.
Charles Bouchard, MD, is being honored by the Illinois Eye Bank for his commitment to the eye bank’s efforts and mission.
Charles Bouchard, MD, was honored by the Illinois Eye Bank for his commitment to the eye bank’s efforts and mission. Click to read more.
Daughter Donates Eye Cells to Save Her Mother's Vision. Dr. Bouchard and Loyola are among a handful of centers that perform living-related corneal stem cell transplants on patients who have t
Daughter Donates Eye Cells to Save Her Mother's Vision. Dr. Bouchard and Loyola are among a handful of centers that perform living-related corneal stem cell transplants on patients who have too few corneal stem cells. Click to View.
Resident Lindsay Ambrecht, MD and SSOM medical students Andrew Pittner and Andrea Blitzer are featured in an Illinois Society for the Prevention of Blindness video disusing their grants and promoting education and research.
Resident Lindsay Ambrecht, MD and SSOM medical students Andrew Pittner and Andrea Blitzer are featured in an Illinois Society for the Prevention of Blindness video disusing their grants and promoting education and research.
Beem Fisher Award
Please join us in congratulating Lindsay Ambrecht, MD and Dianna Tamboli, MD on placing first and second place, respectively, in the Beem Fisher competition at this year’s COS meeting.
Daughter donates corneal stem cells to give mom better vision
Charles Bouchard, MD is featured in a Chicago Sun-Times article entitled "Daughter donates corneal stem cells to give mom better vision". Click to read article.
No need to suffer from wandering eye or crossed eyes
No need to suffer from double vision with Graves' disease. Click to view video with Dr. James McDonnell discussing Grave' disease and treatment.
No need to suffer from wandering eye or crossed eyes
Congratulations to Dr. James McDonnell for having the most watched Loyola video with over 16 thousand views to date. Click to view video on wandering eye or crossed eyes.
Fifty-four Loyola University Health System physicians have been named to Chicago magazine’s 2014 Top Doctors list!
Fifty-four Loyola University Health System physicians have been named to Chicago magazine’s 2014 Top Doctors list! Click to read more.
second annual eye surgery wet lab
Chicago Magazine announces it's 2014 list of Top Doctors in Chicago.

Congratulations to our doctors on the list!

second annual eye surgery wet lab
Thanks to generous gifts from the Department of Ophthalmology clinic faculty and staff, there are 3 large baskets of food and $60 in gift cards being donated to needy families.
second annual eye surgery wet lab
Congratulations to Dr. Walter Jay for receiving the 5 Years - 2013 ACE Faculty Awards for dedication and participation in JCAHPO's Annual Continuing Education Programs.
second annual eye surgery wet lab
The Second Annual Loyola Microsurgery Biometry Wet Lab, organized by Susanne Tidow-Kebritchi, MD, draws residents from all six Chicago area residency programs. Click to read more and view photos.
Best Clinical and Epidemiology poster
Dr. Julia Malalis was awared Best Clinical and Epidemiology poster “Proteomic Analysis of Ocular Discharges and Plasma From Patients with Stevens Johnson Syndrome/Toxic Epidermal Necrolysis” at St. Albert's Day. Click to read more.
Best Partner in Service Award
Congratulations to the Department Of Ophthalmology Clinic for being chosen by the Pain Clinic as "Best Partner in Service" for the month of October!
Click to read more.
Leischner Institute Fellows Provides Improved Vision, Faster Recovery
Congratulations to Dr. Iqbal for being named a member of the first class of Leischner Institute Fellows, to strengthen and expand scholarly repertoire!
Click to read more.
New Cornea Transplant Technique Provides Improved Vision, Faster Recovery
Chicago-area ophthalmologists gathered at Loyola’s Stritch School of Medicine to participate in a hands-on training session for a new cornea-transplant technique called DMEK. Click to read more.
The 6th Annual Glaucoma/Cataract Symposium: "Innovations in Cataract Surgery and Glaucoma
The 6th Annual Glaucoma/Cataract Symposium: "Innovations in Cataract Surgery and Glaucoma" will be held on Saturday, September 7th, 2013. Click for program information and registation.
Fuchs’ Dystrophy and Cornea Transplants
Charles Bouchard, MD was featured on WGN's Living Healthy Chicago for a segment on Fuchs’ Dystrophy and Cornea Transplants. Click to view video or read article.
Turkish Ophthalmology Society 47, National Congress
Walter M. Jay, MD will be presenting at the Turkish Ophthalmology Society 47, National Congress, November 6-10, 2013 in Antalya, Turkey.
21st IUA Eurochap, Rome. Italy
Charles S. Bouchard, MD has been invited to present at the 21st IUA Eurochap, Rome. Italy, September 30, 2013, "Vascular manifestation of ocular diseases. Where do we stand?"
Presidential Medal of Honor
The 2010 visiting James E. McDonald, MD, Lecturer, Gholam A. Peyman, MD was awarded the Presidential Medal of Honor, with Charles S. Bouchard, MD as an invited guest. Click to view video. Congratulations Dr. Peyman!
Kid's Vision and Sunlight
Choosing better sunglasses to protect kids' eyes from damaging rays. Dr. McDonnell is featured in a News Medical and a Look Inside Loyola article discusing kid's vision and sunlight.
Super Doctors Chicago
Restoring dreams through cornea donation allows mother of five to see again. Click to learn about Fuch's Corneal Dystrophy and treatment by Drs. Charles Bouchard, MD and Felipe de Alba, MD. Click for Tribune article.
Diagnostic Testing Service (DTS)
Congratulations to Hajirah N. Saeed, MD for being one of eleven outstanding ophthalmology residents winning a grant to attend the 2013 ASCRS/ASOA Symposium and Congress. Click here to learn more.
Diagnostic Testing Service (DTS)
Our Diagnostic Testing Service directed by Shivan Tekwani, MD is offered at the Loyola Outpatient Center in Maywood and the Loyola Center for Health at Burr Ridge. Referring physicians click here for more information.
New eye research findings related to SJS Amniotic Membrane Transplantion by Charles Bouchard, MD and Amy Lin, MD are published
James McDonnell, MD has been selected as a 2012 Patient Choice award winner based on his high patient ratings. Click to read more about the award and Dr. McDonnell's patient rating score.
New eye research findings related to SJS Amniotic Membrane Transplantion by Charles Bouchard, MD and Amy Lin, MD are published
New eye research findings related to SJS Amniotic Membrane Transplantion by Charles Bouchard, MD and Amy Lin, MD are published. Click to view articles.
Dry Eyes
Amy Lin, MD is featured in Ophthalmology Times on understanding and treating dry eyes. Click to read article.
What is Best for Kids' Eyesight
Dr. James McDonnell is featured in numerous news outlets discussing what is best for kids' eyesight, advice on diet, screening, and proper use of glasses and contacts. Click to view articles.
No need to suffer from wandering eye or crossed eyes
No need to suffer from wandering eye or crossed eyes. Dr. James McDonnell and his patient talk about the physical and emotional difficulties of strabismus, or wandering eye. Click to view video.
Trinity Health and Catholic Health East mega-merger hopes to help 'both ministries to build upon our common mission'
Trinity Health and Catholic Health East mega-merger hopes to help 'both ministries to build upon our common mission'. Click to read PDF article.
"Surgery for Crossed Eyes Not Just for Kids" article featuring James McDonnell, MD. Click to read article on Loyola's internal Spirit site.
Loyola Optometrist Warns not to Wear Tinted Contact Lenses for Halloween without a Prescription. Click to read story covered by UPI, the Chicago Tribune and other media outlets.
Eye Surgery Wet Lab Draws Residents From All Over Chicago, the daylong event drew about 60 participants.
Eye surgery wet lab draws residents from all over Chicago. The first annual event organized by Susanne Tidow-Kebritchi, MD drew about 60 participants. Click to read more and view photos.
Dr. Evan Price, was selected out of 287 abstract submissions, by the St. Albert Day judges to give an oral presentation on his poster entitled, “Activated Omental Stromal Cells Protect Against Light-Induced Retinal Injury.”
Evan Price, MD was selected out of 287 St. Albert Day abstract submissions to give an oral presentation entitled, “Activated Omental Stromal Cells Protect Against Light-Induced Retinal Injury.” Click to read more.
Loyola scientists study blindness in Stevens-Johnson syndrome
Chicago Tribune article on research and treatment of Stevens-Johnson syndrome and toxic epidermal necrolysis (TEN) at Loyola. Click to view patient care video.
UPI article featuring James McDonnell, MD on treatment for adults with crossed eyes or strabismus.
UPI article featuring James McDonnell, MD on treatment for adults with crossed eyes or strabismus.
US News and World Report Top Doctors
U.S. News and World Report list Charles Bouchard, MD, Walter Jay, MD and James McDonnell, MD as Top Doctors in Ophthalmology. Click to view list.
Health Watch
Charles Bouchard, MD and Amy Lin, MD are featured on CBS's Health Watch discussing Stevens Johnson Syndrome. Click to read article and view video.
"Surgery for Crossed Eyes Not Just for Kids" article featuring James McDonnell, MD. Click to read article on Loyola's internal Spirit site.
"Surgery for Crossed Eyes Not Just for Kids" article featuring James McDonnell, MD. Click to read article on Loyola's internal Spirit site.
Peter Russo, OD was quoted on the Fox News Web site
Shuchi Patel, MD recently donated 10 inches of her hair to Locks of Love. Click to read the Loyola Spirit article.
Peter Russo, OD was quoted on the Fox News Web site
Peter Russo, OD was quoted on the Fox News Web site. Click to read the article on extreme dry eyes being treated with new, bigger contact lenses.
Chicago Magazine's Top Doctors
Thomas John, MD and James McDonnell, MD Loyola Ophthalmology Doctors Named to Chicago Magazine's Top Doctors List for 2012.
Dr. Williams’ just completed his 25th year as a team doctor with the Chicago White Sox!
Dr. Williams’ just completed his 25th year as a team doctor with the Chicago White Sox! Click to read more.
Brian Proctor, DO featured in a Chicago Tribune article.
Brian Proctor, DO is featured in a Chicago Tribune article on cataract care for a 40 year-old woman.
Contact Lens Study Named Top Presentation at Loyola Research Symposium!
Contact Lens Study Named Top Presentation at Loyola Research Symposium.

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