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Charles S. Ahn, MD

Philosophy of Care

To treat others as I would want to be treated.

  • General

    SPECIALTIES

    • Ophthalmology
    • Years in Practice: 21


    BOARD CERTIFICATIONS

    • Ophthalmology


    PATIENTS SEEN
    Accepts both children and adults


    LANGUAGES

    • English
    • Korean


    MEDICAL INTERESTS
    Cataract surgery including complex cataract surgery, intraocular lens complications, premium lenses and laser-assisted cataract surgery. Cornea transplant surgery including DMEK, DSAEK, DALK and PKP. Refractive surgery including LASIK, PRK and ICL surgery.


    PERSONAL INTERESTS
    Family, reading, photography, mission trips and sports including hockey, tennis and soccer.


  • Education

    EDUCATION
    School University of Michigan Medical School
    Graduation Date 05/1993
    Degree M.D.

    INTERNSHIPS
    School St. Joseph Mercy Hospital

    RESIDENCY
    School University of Illinois at Chicago
    Title Resident in Ophthalmology

    FELLOWSHIPS
    School University of Utah John Moran Eye Center
    Specialty Cornea, External Disease, and Refractive Surgery

  • Procedures

    Ophthalmology
    • Cataract Surgery
    • Cornea Transplant Surgery
    • DALK
    • DMEK
    • DSAEK
    • ICL Surgery
  • Memberships

    • American Academy of Ophthalmology
    • American Society of Cataract and Refractive Surgery
    • Illinois Association of Ophthalmology
    • International Society of Refractive Surgery
  • Awards and Accolades

    Name Resident Research Fellowship, University of Illinois
    Date 01/2000

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