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Dr. Nicholas Volpe, MD

Ophthalmology*
3.7 (9)
Map Pin Small Chicago, IL
Accepting new patients
37 years of experience

Offers telehealth

Overview of Dr. Nicholas Volpe, MD

Dr. Nicholas Volpe, MD is an Ophthalmology Specialist in Chicago, IL. They specialize in Ophthalmology, has 37 years of experience, and is board certified in Ophthalmology. They graduated from State University of New York Downstate Health Sciences University College of Medicine and is affiliated with Northwestern Memorial Hospital. Dr. Volpe, completed a residency at Mass Eye & Ear Infirm Harvard. Patients rated Dr. Volpe an average 3.7 star rating.

Dr. Volpe works at Northwestern Medical Group in Chicago, IL. They frequently treat conditions like Strabismus, Hypotropia and Hypertropia along with other conditions at varying frequencies. They are accepting new patients and accept Aetna, Anthem and Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield as well as other major insurance plans. Please call ahead to schedule an appointment and to confirm all accepted insurance plans.

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Dr. Volpe's Office Locations

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    Northwestern Medical Group - Lavin Family Pavilion
    259 E Erie St Ste 1520, Chicago, IL 60611 Icon Directions Right Arrow Directions Phone Icon (312) 695-8150

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  • Northwestern Memorial Hospital

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    About Dr. Nicholas Volpe, MD

    Specialties*
    • Ophthalmology

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    Years of Experience
    • 37 years of experience
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    Languages Spoken
    • English
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    NPI Number
    • 1982664272
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    Education & Certifications

    Fellowship
    • Massachusetts Eye/Ear Infirmary, Harvard Medical School
    Fellowship
    Residency
    • Mass Eye & Ear Infirm Harvard
    Residency
    Internship
    • Beth Israel Medical Center - Petrie Campus
    Internship
    Medical Education
    • State University of New York Downstate Health Sciences University College of Medicine
    Medical Education
    Board Certifications
    • Ophthalmology
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    Dr. Nicholas Volpe, MD is accepting new patients on Healthline FindCare. You can check to see if Dr. Volpe is offering online scheduling or call the provider’s office for more information.

    Dr. Volpe has indicated that they do offer telehealth services. Please call the provider’s office at for more information.

    Dr. Volpe works at Northwestern Medical Group in Chicago, IL. View the full address on Dr. Volpe’s profile.

    Dr. Volpe has seen patients for Strabismus, Hypotropia and Hypertropia, and more. You can see other conditions treated by Dr. Volpe on their profile. Please call the provider’s office to confirm all visit reasons.

    9 patients have reviewed Dr. Volpe. The overall rating for this provider is 3.7. You can read verified reviews and ratings and leave your own review based on your experience with Dr. Volpe.

    Whether a person prefers to schedule an appointment online or over the phone with Dr. Volpe, there are benefits to both methods. A person calling to schedule an with Dr. Volpe appointment can ask questions about the practice, provider availability, conditions treated, procedures performed, and if their insurance carrier is accepted. While online scheduling is quicker, easier, allows one to view a wide range of appointment times, and may provide the ability to sync with a personal calendar.

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