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John C Michael, M.D.
John C Michael, M.D.
Ophthalmology-Retinal/Surgery
Offices in Niles and Chicago and Crystal Lake and Hoffman Estates
Advocate Condell Medical Center, Advocate Lutheran General Hospital
 
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Gender: Male 
Age: 51 
Years in Practice: 21 
Medical Specialty: Ophthalmology-Retinal/Surgery  
Medical School: University of Chicago 
Internship: Columbus Hospital, Chicago 
Residency: University of Wisconsin, Madison, WI - Opthalmology 
Fellowship: University of Wisconsin, Madison, WI, Retina-vitreous 
Philosophy of Care: Our goal is to educate patients on their condition so they can pursue a course of treatment they are comfortable with. 
Secondary Languages: Assyrian , Lithuanian  
Website: www.retinaii.com 
Member of Advocate Physician Partners (what's this
 
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8780 W Golf Rd, Niles,  847.297.8900 
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Medical Group
Retina Institute of Illinois, PC

Location information
8780 W Golf Rd
Suite 304
Niles, IL 60714
847.297.8900

Medical Specialty
Ophthalmology-Retinal/Surgery

Clinical Interests
diabetes
diabetic retinopathy
macular degeneration
photocoagulation by laser
retinal and vitreous surgery
retinal vitreous eye disorders only
Insurance Plans Accepted
Prior to scheduling an appointment with any doctor you select, confirm with the doctor's office staff that the insurance plan you are enrolled in is still accepted by the physician.

Aetna Choice POS
Aetna Elect Choice EPO
Aetna Elect Choice PPO
Aetna Managed Choice POS
Aetna National Advantage Program (NAP)
Aetna Open Access HMO
Aetna Open Access POS
Aetna Open Choice PPO
Aetna Quality POS
Aetna Traditional Choice PPO
Aetna US Healthcare EPO
Aetna US Healthcare HMO
Aetna US Healthcare POS
Aetna US Healthcare PPO
BCE Emergis PPO
BeechStreet PPO
Blue Advantage HMO
Blue Advantage PPO
Blue Cross / Blue Shield PPO
Blue Perform HMO City of Chicago Employees
CAPP Care/Beech Street PPO
CIGNA Healthplan of ILL EPO
CIGNA Healthplan of ILL HMO
CIGNA Healthplan of ILL POS
CIGNA Healthplan of ILL PPO
CIGNA Open Access HMO
CIGNA Open Access POS
Classic Blue/Blue Perform HMO
Cofinity PPO (Aetna Affiliate PPO)
COMMERCIAL (80/20 Insurance Types)
Coventry/First Health PPO
First Health (Coventry/CCN) PPO
Great West Healthcare EPO
Great West Healthcare HMO
Great West Healthcare PPO
Great-West Healthcare HMO/Open Access
Great-West Healthcare POS
Health Marketing PPO
Healthlink PPO
HFN (Healthcare's Finest Network) EPO
HFN (Healthcare's Finest Network) PPO
HFN Platinum EPO
HMO Illinois (BC/BS HMO)
Humana Advocate Centered - EPO
Humana Advocate Centered - HMO
Humana Choice Care Network PPO
Humana Employers Health Insurance PPO
Humana Health Plans HMO
Humana Health Plans POS
Humana Health Plans PPO
Humana National Plans HMO
Humana National Plans PPO/POS
Medicare Assignment Part B
Multiplan, Inc. PPO
PersonalCare PPO
PPO Next (Beech Street)
Preferred Network Access PPO
Preferred Plan Inc PPO
Private Healthcare Systems (Savility PPO)
Private Healthcare Systems PPO
United Healthcare Basics PPO
United Healthcare Choice HMO
United Healthcare Choice Plus POS
United Healthcare HMO
United Healthcare Indemnity
United Healthcare Navigate HMO
United Healthcare Options PPO
United Healthcare POS
United Healthcare PPO
United Healthcare Select EPO
United Healthcare Select HMO
United Healthcare Select Plus POS
 
2326 W Foster, Chicago,  847.297.8900 
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Medical Group
Retina Institute of Illinois, PC

Location information
2326 W Foster
Chicago, IL 60625
847.297.8900

Medical Specialty
Ophthalmology-Retinal/Surgery

Clinical Interests
diabetes
diabetic retinopathy
macular degeneration
photocoagulation by laser
retinal and vitreous surgery
retinal vitreous eye disorders only
Insurance Plans Accepted
Prior to scheduling an appointment with any doctor you select, confirm with the doctor's office staff that the insurance plan you are enrolled in is still accepted by the physician.

Aetna Choice POS
Aetna Elect Choice EPO
Aetna Elect Choice PPO
Aetna Managed Choice POS
Aetna National Advantage Program (NAP)
Aetna Open Access HMO
Aetna Open Access POS
Aetna Open Choice PPO
Aetna Quality POS
Aetna Traditional Choice PPO
Aetna US Healthcare EPO
Aetna US Healthcare HMO
Aetna US Healthcare POS
Aetna US Healthcare PPO
BCE Emergis PPO
BeechStreet PPO
Blue Advantage HMO
Blue Advantage PPO
Blue Cross / Blue Shield PPO
Blue Perform HMO City of Chicago Employees
CAPP Care/Beech Street PPO
CIGNA Healthplan of ILL EPO
CIGNA Healthplan of ILL HMO
CIGNA Healthplan of ILL POS
CIGNA Healthplan of ILL PPO
CIGNA Open Access HMO
CIGNA Open Access POS
Classic Blue/Blue Perform HMO
Cofinity PPO (Aetna Affiliate PPO)
COMMERCIAL (80/20 Insurance Types)
Coventry/First Health PPO
First Health (Coventry/CCN) PPO
Great West Healthcare EPO
Great West Healthcare HMO
Great West Healthcare PPO
Great-West Healthcare HMO/Open Access
Great-West Healthcare POS
Health Marketing PPO
Healthlink PPO
HFN (Healthcare's Finest Network) EPO
HFN (Healthcare's Finest Network) PPO
HFN Platinum EPO
HMO Illinois (BC/BS HMO)
Humana Advocate Centered - EPO
Humana Advocate Centered - HMO
Humana Choice Care Network PPO
Humana Employers Health Insurance PPO
Humana Health Plans HMO
Humana Health Plans POS
Humana Health Plans PPO
Humana National Plans HMO
Humana National Plans PPO/POS
Medicare Assignment Part B
Multiplan, Inc. PPO
PersonalCare PPO
PPO Next (Beech Street)
Preferred Network Access PPO
Preferred Plan Inc PPO
Private Healthcare Systems (Savility PPO)
Private Healthcare Systems PPO
United Healthcare Basics PPO
United Healthcare Choice HMO
United Healthcare Choice Plus POS
United Healthcare HMO
United Healthcare Indemnity
United Healthcare Navigate HMO
United Healthcare Options PPO
United Healthcare POS
United Healthcare PPO
United Healthcare Select EPO
United Healthcare Select HMO
United Healthcare Select Plus POS
 
820 E Terra Cotta, Crystal Lake,  815.788.1000 
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Medical Group
Retina Institute of Illinois, PC

Location information
820 E Terra Cotta
Suite 247
Crystal Lake, IL 60014
815.788.1000

Medical Specialty
Ophthalmology-Retinal/Surgery

Clinical Interests
diabetes
diabetic retinopathy
macular degeneration
photocoagulation by laser
retinal and vitreous surgery
retinal vitreous eye disorders only
Insurance Plans Accepted
Prior to scheduling an appointment with any doctor you select, confirm with the doctor's office staff that the insurance plan you are enrolled in is still accepted by the physician.

Aetna Choice POS
Aetna Elect Choice EPO
Aetna Elect Choice PPO
Aetna Managed Choice POS
Aetna National Advantage Program (NAP)
Aetna Open Access HMO
Aetna Open Access POS
Aetna Open Choice PPO
Aetna Quality POS
Aetna Traditional Choice PPO
Aetna US Healthcare EPO
Aetna US Healthcare HMO
Aetna US Healthcare POS
Aetna US Healthcare PPO
BCE Emergis PPO
BeechStreet PPO
Blue Advantage HMO
Blue Advantage PPO
Blue Cross / Blue Shield PPO
Blue Perform HMO City of Chicago Employees
CAPP Care/Beech Street PPO
CIGNA Healthplan of ILL EPO
CIGNA Healthplan of ILL HMO
CIGNA Healthplan of ILL POS
CIGNA Healthplan of ILL PPO
CIGNA Open Access HMO
CIGNA Open Access POS
Classic Blue/Blue Perform HMO
Cofinity PPO (Aetna Affiliate PPO)
COMMERCIAL (80/20 Insurance Types)
Coventry/First Health PPO
First Health (Coventry/CCN) PPO
Great West Healthcare EPO
Great West Healthcare HMO
Great West Healthcare PPO
Great-West Healthcare HMO/Open Access
Great-West Healthcare POS
Health Marketing PPO
Healthlink PPO
HFN (Healthcare's Finest Network) EPO
HFN (Healthcare's Finest Network) PPO
HFN Platinum EPO
HMO Illinois (BC/BS HMO)
Humana Advocate Centered - EPO
Humana Advocate Centered - HMO
Humana Choice Care Network PPO
Humana Employers Health Insurance PPO
Humana Health Plans HMO
Humana Health Plans POS
Humana Health Plans PPO
Humana National Plans HMO
Humana National Plans PPO/POS
Medicare Assignment Part B
Multiplan, Inc. PPO
PersonalCare PPO
PPO Next (Beech Street)
Preferred Network Access PPO
Preferred Plan Inc PPO
Private Healthcare Systems (Savility PPO)
Private Healthcare Systems PPO
United Healthcare Basics PPO
United Healthcare Choice HMO
United Healthcare Choice Plus POS
United Healthcare HMO
United Healthcare Indemnity
United Healthcare Navigate HMO
United Healthcare Options PPO
United Healthcare POS
United Healthcare PPO
United Healthcare Select EPO
United Healthcare Select HMO
United Healthcare Select Plus POS
 
1585 N Barrington Rd, Hoffman Estates,  847.843.4100 
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Medical Group
Retina Institute of Illinois, PC

Location information
1585 N Barrington Rd
Suite 504
Hoffman Estates, IL 60169
847.843.4100

Medical Specialty
Ophthalmology-Retinal/Surgery

Clinical Interests
diabetes
diabetic retinopathy
macular degeneration
photocoagulation by laser
retinal and vitreous surgery
retinal vitreous eye disorders only
Insurance Plans Accepted
Prior to scheduling an appointment with any doctor you select, confirm with the doctor's office staff that the insurance plan you are enrolled in is still accepted by the physician.

Aetna Choice POS
Aetna Elect Choice EPO
Aetna Elect Choice PPO
Aetna Managed Choice POS
Aetna National Advantage Program (NAP)
Aetna Open Access HMO
Aetna Open Access POS
Aetna Open Choice PPO
Aetna Quality POS
Aetna Traditional Choice PPO
Aetna US Healthcare EPO
Aetna US Healthcare HMO
Aetna US Healthcare POS
Aetna US Healthcare PPO
BCE Emergis PPO
BeechStreet PPO
Blue Advantage HMO
Blue Advantage PPO
Blue Cross / Blue Shield PPO
Blue Perform HMO City of Chicago Employees
CAPP Care/Beech Street PPO
CIGNA Healthplan of ILL EPO
CIGNA Healthplan of ILL HMO
CIGNA Healthplan of ILL POS
CIGNA Healthplan of ILL PPO
CIGNA Open Access HMO
CIGNA Open Access POS
Classic Blue/Blue Perform HMO
Cofinity PPO (Aetna Affiliate PPO)
COMMERCIAL (80/20 Insurance Types)
Coventry/First Health PPO
First Health (Coventry/CCN) PPO
Great West Healthcare EPO
Great West Healthcare HMO
Great West Healthcare PPO
Great-West Healthcare HMO/Open Access
Great-West Healthcare POS
Health Marketing PPO
Healthlink PPO
HFN (Healthcare's Finest Network) EPO
HFN (Healthcare's Finest Network) PPO
HFN Platinum EPO
HMO Illinois (BC/BS HMO)
Humana Advocate Centered - EPO
Humana Advocate Centered - HMO
Humana Choice Care Network PPO
Humana Employers Health Insurance PPO
Humana Health Plans HMO
Humana Health Plans POS
Humana Health Plans PPO
Humana National Plans HMO
Humana National Plans PPO/POS
Medicare Assignment Part B
Multiplan, Inc. PPO
PersonalCare PPO
PPO Next (Beech Street)
Preferred Network Access PPO
Preferred Plan Inc PPO
Private Healthcare Systems (Savility PPO)
Private Healthcare Systems PPO
United Healthcare Basics PPO
United Healthcare Choice HMO
United Healthcare Choice Plus POS
United Healthcare HMO
United Healthcare Indemnity
United Healthcare Navigate HMO
United Healthcare Options PPO
United Healthcare POS
United Healthcare PPO
United Healthcare Select EPO
United Healthcare Select HMO
United Healthcare Select Plus POS
 
 



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