Lasik & Cataract Surgery
In Chicago & Skokie IL
Dr. Stuart P. Sondheimer is a highly experienced eye surgeon and board-certified ophthalmologist that has been offering breakthrough treatment to patients for almost 40 years. He specializes in LASIK, cataract surgery, and refractive cataract surgery and was among the first in his field to practice these techniques. In his private practice in Skokie, IL, Dr. Sondheimer performs photorefractive keratectomy as a LASIK alternative and laser vitreolysis for floaters. In cases where eye surgery is recommended, patients in the Chicago area can be sure that they are receiving the diagnosis, opinion and surgical skills.
Stuart P. Sondheimer, MD, SC
Dr. Sondheimer has corrected the vision of many thousands of patients. His dedication to patient safety and commitment to helping each and every patient with his or her vision correction are only a few of the reasons that patients trust Dr. Sondheimer with their eyes.
Restoring vision around the globe
Dr. Sondheimer has been involved with missions to communities around the world that lack accessible healthcare. He has been able to visit Vietnam, Honduras and El Salvador in an effort to donate his time and skills to those in need of ophthalmic care.
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