Constant investment in the latest technology makes eye exams easier and more accurate for everyone from toddlers to seniors, usually without the inconvenience of dilation. Over the past fifteen years, in three separate reviews by a leading consumer magazine, we were rated one of the best in Chicagoland with a consistent 90% overall patient satisfaction rating.Learn More
Mobility problems with our most senior citizens are not an issue at Skowron Eyecare. We have a dedicated room designed for wheelchair eye exams. A portable autorefractor and slit lamp enable exact prescriptions and evaluation for those who either sit very low or are hunched over in their wheelchairs.Learn More
Dr. Skowron and some staff are still very pleased with the LASIK procedure performed on them over 20 years ago. "For anyone who has struggled with poor vision for a long time, it is a life-changing experience. Because I and some of the staff have had the procedure done, we feel we can do a better job in advising our patients regarding LASIK surgery.Learn More
Chronic blood pressure at 150/90: Lighter vessel at 12:00 pinches off the underlying vessel
from Blood pressure of 260/160. The patient was sent to ER. The patient survived but was days to hours away from a stroke or death.
from sleeping in contact lenses
Same-day emergency appointments are available for the following conditions:
Spots and/or Light Flashes inside the eye:
The conditions below cause the same symptoms. Prompt treatment is the most important factor in preventing vision loss.
Retinal Detachment (RD) could cause blindness
Retinal Tear which can lead to an RD
Vitreous Detachment (totally benign)
Migraine (with or without the headache)
Can have many different causes which require different treatments.
Recurrent Corneal Erosion (pain upon awakening)
Iritis (inflammation of the iris which is the colored part of the eye)
Different types of pink eye