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Dr. Richard Quinones, MD

Dr. Richard Quinones, MD

Ophthalmologist (Eye Doctor)

33 Years of Experience

Accepting patients

    Overview

    Richard Quinones, M.D. is a nationally renowned specialist in the diagnosis and treatment of glaucoma. Dr. Quinones epitomizes the fact that good medicine is life-long learning, as he constantly reads and researches to find the best treatment options for his patients. While glaucoma is a vision threatening condition, Dr. Quinones works effortlessly to provide his patients the most advanced treatment options to preserve vision. With a passion for teaching and public speaking, Dr. Quinones is invited to lecture nationally and internationally on the most effective diagnosis and treatment of glaucoma. Further, he is the principal investigator on several research projects striving to provide the latest treatment options for his patients. He is described by his patients as dedicated, the best, and the one who saved my sight. His peers describe him as a tireless worker who goes above and beyond for the needs of his patients. Doctors he has mentored state: he taught me everything I know about glaucoma, and continually reads about innovations to provide the best care for his patients. Dr. Quinones serves as the President of the Chicago Glaucoma Society, a group of 50 local glaucoma specialists who meet regularly to discuss topics related to glaucoma, difficult patient cases, and coding issues. He is also an advocate for patients and our profession, serving on the board of the Illinois Association of Ophthalmology, as a Councilor for the American Academy of Ophthalmology, and on committees of the Illinois State Medical Society. Dr. Quinones remains active in his local Lions Club chapter dedicated to preserving sight. Outside of the office, Dr. Quinones enjoys watching his 3 children participate in sporting events, watching professional sports (especially hockey, Big M football, and baseball), listening to music, and reading.

    Medical Specialties and Areas of Expertise

    Ophthalmologist (Eye Doctor)

    Education & Training

    Swedish Covenant Hospital (Internship)

    The University of Chicago (Residency)

    University of Illinois at Chicago (Fellowship)

    Board Certifications

    American Board of Ophthalmology since 1990

    Medical Conditions Treated

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    Insurances

    Top Insurances

    • Aetna

    • Blue Cross Blue Shield (BCBS)

    • Bravo Health

    • Cigna

    • Humana Health

    • Medicaid

    • Medicare

    • UnitedHealthcare

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    Locations

    Arbor Centers for EyeCare

    9731 W 165th St

    Suite 31

    Orland Park, IL 60467

    (708) 364-0020

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    Arbor Centers for EyeCare

    2640 W 183rd St

    Homewood, IL 60430

    (708) 798-6633

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    Recognitions

    Memberships & Associations

    Chicago Glaucoma Society

    President

    American Academy of Ophthalmology

    Councilor

    American Glaucoma Society

    Member

    Illinois Association of Ophthalmology

    Board Member

    Illinois State Medical Society

    Committee Member

    Frequently Asked Questions

    Is Dr. Richard Quinones accepting new patients?

    Yes, Dr. Richard Quinones is accepting new patients at this time.

    Does Dr. Richard Quinones offer online booking?

    Please contact Dr. Quinones's office at (708) 364-0020 for information about online booking, telehealth, or to schedule an appointment.

    Does Dr. Richard Quinones offer telehealth appointments?

    Please contact Dr. Quinones's office at (708) 364-0020 for information telehealth appointment availability or for scheduling assistance.

    Which language(s) does Dr. Richard Quinones speak?

    Dr. Richard Quinones speaks English.

    Which board certifications does Dr. Richard Quinones have?

    Dr. Richard Quinones is certified by the American Board of Ophthalmology.

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