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Dr. Rakhi Patil, MD

Ophthalmology*
4.7 (53)
Map Pin Small Des Plaines, IL
Accepting new patients
25 years of experience

Offers telehealth

Overview of Dr. Rakhi Patil, MD

Dr. Rakhi Patil, MD is an Ophthalmology Specialist in Des Plaines, IL. They specialize in Ophthalmology, has 25 years of experience, and is board certified in Ophthalmology. They graduated from Rush University and is affiliated with Advocate Lutheran General Hospital. Dr. Patil, completed a residency at University Il-Chicago Hospital. Patients rated Dr. Patil an average 4.7 star rating.

Dr. Patil works at The Midwest Center for Sight in Des Plaines, IL. They frequently treat conditions like Diabetic Retinopathy, Dry Age-Related Macular Degeneration and Glaucoma 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. Patil's Office Locations

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    The Midwest Center for Sight
    8901 Golf Rd Ste 300, Des Plaines, IL 60016 Icon Directions Right Arrow Directions Phone Icon (847) 824-3127
    Monday
    08:00 - 17:00
    Tuesday
    08:00 - 17:00
    Wednesday
    08:00 - 17:00
    Thursday
    08:00 - 17:00
    Friday
    08:00 - 17:00
    Saturday
    08:00 - 12:00

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  • Advocate Lutheran General Hospital

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Glaucoma
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Dry Eyes
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Ocular Hypertension
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Pituitary Gland Cancer
Progressive High Myopia
Retinal Detachment and Retinal Tear
Retinal Hemorrhage
Senile Cataracts
Strabismus
Stye
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Tear Duct Disorders
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Uveitis and Iridocyclitis
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Wet Age-Related Macular Degeneration
Cataract Removal Surgery
Eyelid Surgery
Glaucoma Surgery
Iridectomy
Iridotomy
Accommodation Disorders
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Bell's Palsy
Benign Neoplasm of Choroid
Benign Neoplasm of Eye
Blepharitis
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Blocked Tear Duct
Central Serous Chorioretinopathy
Chorioretinal Scars
Chronic Angle-Closure Glaucoma
Closed-Angle Glaucoma
Conjunctiva Cyst
Conjunctiva Degeneration Deposit
Conjunctival Hemorrhage
Contusion of the Eyeball
Corneal Abrasion or Laceration
Corneal Erosion
Corneal Ulcer
Dacryoadenitis
Diabetic Macular Edema (DME)
Diplopia
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Disorder of Choroid
Drusen
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Ectropion of Eyelid
Entropion
Episcleritis Periodica Fugax
Exotropia
Eye Cancer
Eye Disease
Eye Pain
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Eyelid Spasm
Farsightedness
Foreign Body in Eye
Foveal and Macular Hypoplasia
Fuchs' Corneal Dystrophy
Glaucoma, Normal Tension, Susceptibility to
Headache
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Hypertensive Retinopathy
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Hypotropia
Iris Ciliary Degeneration
Keratoconus
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Nearsightedness
Nystagmus
Open-Angle Glaucoma
Optic Neuritis
Paralytic Strabismus
Pigment Dispersion Syndrome
Pinguecula
Presbyopia
Pterygium
Retinal Dystrophy
Retinal Neovascularization
Retinal Telangiectasia
Retinal Vascular Occlusion
Retinitis Pigmentosa (RP)
Retinopathy of Prematurity (ROP)
Retrobulbar Neuritis
Solar Retinopathy
Vitreous Hemorrhage
Astigmatic Keratotomy
B-Scan Ultrasound
Dilation of Outflow Canal
Drainage of Conjunctival Cyst
Eye Examination
Farnsworth Lantern Test
Foreign Body Removal from Eye
Glaucoma Treatment
Goniotomy
Intraocular Lens Implant Surgery
Laser Surgery
Removal of Foreign Body from External Eye
Sutureless Cataract Surgery
Tear Duct Surgery
Trabeculectomy
Vision Screening
YAG Laser Capsulotomy
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    4.7
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    About Dr. Rakhi Patil, MD

    Specialties*
    • Ophthalmology

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    Years of Experience
    • 25 years of experience
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    Languages Spoken
    • English
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    NPI Number
    • 1740213495
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    Education & Certifications

    Fellowship
    • University of Illinois at Chicago
    Fellowship
    Residency
    • University Il-Chicago Hospital
    Residency
    Internship
    • Weiss Memorial Hosp-U Chicago
    Internship
    Medical Education
    • Rush University
    Medical Education
    Board Certifications
    • Ophthalmology
    Board Certifications
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    Dr. Rakhi Patil, MD is accepting new patients on Healthline FindCare. You can check to see if Dr. Patil is offering online scheduling or call the provider’s office for more information.

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

    Dr. Patil works at The Midwest Center for Sight in Des Plaines, IL. View the full address on Dr. Patil’s profile.

    Dr. Patil has seen patients for Diabetic Retinopathy, Dry Age-Related Macular Degeneration and Glaucoma, and more. You can see other conditions treated by Dr. Patil on their profile. Please call the provider’s office to confirm all visit reasons.

    53 patients have reviewed Dr. Patil. The overall rating for this provider is 4.7. You can read verified reviews and ratings and leave your own review based on your experience with Dr. Patil.

    Whether a person prefers to schedule an appointment online or over the phone with Dr. Patil, there are benefits to both methods. A person calling to schedule an with Dr. Patil 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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