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William Lissner, MD

  • Ophthalmology

BIOGRAPHY




Dr. William Lissner, serving the growing Chicagoland community since 1976 with comprehensive ophthalmology, is on staff at Northwestern Memorial Hospital and on the faculty of Northwestern University Medical School.

Graduating from Northwestern University Medical School where he received the Upjohn Achievement Award, Dr. Lissner completed his internship and residency at Northwestern University Medical Center. His Fellowship in diseases of the cornea was done at Moorsfield Eye Hospital in London, and he served as Chief of Ophthalmology at Kenner Army Hospital in Virginia.

Dr. Lissner is a Diplomat of the American Board of Ophthalmology, Fellow of the American Academy of Ophthalmology, and member of the American Society of Cataract and Refractive Surgery, Illinois Association of Ophthalmology, Chicago Ophthalmologic Society, American Medical Society, Illinois Medical Society, and Chicago Medical Society.

EDUCATION


  • Medical Education
    Northwestern Univ Feinberg School of Medicine - 1969
  • Residency
    Mcgaw Medical Center/Nu - 1973

BOARD CERTIFICATION


  • Ophthalmology

PRIMARY LOCATION


Kraff Eye Institute

25 E. Washington St.

#606

Chicago, IL 60602

312-337-2020
Monday
9:00 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.
Tuesday
9:00 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.
Wednesday
9:00 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.
Thursday
9:00 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.

CLINICAL INTERESTS


  • Cataract Implant Surgery
  • Corneal Disease
  • General Ophthalmology
  • Glaucoma Management
  • Laser Surgery

ACCEPTED INSURANCE


  • Aetna EPO
  • Aetna HMO
  • Aetna POS
  • Aetna PPO
  • Beech Street
  • Cigna EPO
  • Cigna HMO
  • Cigna POS
  • Cigna PPO
  • Great West
  • Hlth Mrktng Inc (Super PPO)
  • Humana ChoiceCare PPO
  • Medicaid
  • Medicare
  • Multiplan PPO
  • PHCS EPO
  • PHCS POS
  • PHCS PPO
  • PNA (Preferred Network Access)
  • PPO Next
  • Preferred Plan PPO
  • Unicare PPO
  • Unicare PPO(Wellpoint Network)
  • UnitedHealthcare Choice
  • UnitedHealthcare Choice Plus
  • UnitedHealthcare Options PPO
  • UnitedHealthcare Select
  • UnitedHealthcare Select HMO
  • UnitedHealthcare Select Plus