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John W. Yang, MD

  • Ophthalmology

BIOGRAPHY


At a very young age, Dr. Yang knew he wanted to become a physician. In fact, he entered the Honors Program in Medical Education at Northwestern University straight out of high school. After completing three years of undergraduate studies at Northwestern, he received his medical degree from the Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine. He completed his internship at the University of Illinois Hospital and Clinics and then completed his residency training in ophthalmology at the Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine, where he served as Chief Resident. Dr. Yang completed his specialty fellowship training in glaucoma at University Eye Specialists in 2001. Currently, he holds the position of Clinical Instructor at Northwestern where he enjoys teaching residents surgery and glaucoma specialty care. Dr. Yang is a diplomat of the American Board of Ophthalmology and maintains membership in the American Academy of Ophthalmology, the American Glaucoma Society, the Chicago Ophthalmological Society, and the American Society of Cataract and Refractive Surgeons.

EDUCATION


  • Medical Education
    Northwestern Univ Feinberg School of Medicine - 1996
  • Residency
    Northwestern Mcgaw / Northwestern Memorial Hospital - 2000

BOARD CERTIFICATION


  • Ophthalmology

PRIMARY LOCATION


University Eye Specialists

676 N. Saint Clair

Arkes 1500

Chicago, IL 60611

312-475-1006
Monday
8:00 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.
Tuesday
8:00 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.
Wednesday
8:00 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.
Thursday
8:00 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.
Friday
8:00 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.

SECONDARY LOCATION


University Eye Specialists

1535 Lake Cook Rd.

#305

Northbrook, IL 60062

847-562-4331
Monday
8:00 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.
Tuesday
8:00 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.
Wednesday
8:00 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.
Thursday
8:00 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.
Friday
8:00 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.

CLINICAL INTERESTS


  • Cataract Implant Surgery
  • Comprehensive Eye Care
  • Contacts
  • Diabetic Eye Exam
  • General Ophthalmology
  • Glaucoma Management

ACCEPTED INSURANCE


  • Aetna EPO
  • Aetna HMO
  • Aetna POS
  • Aetna PPO
  • BCBS Blue Advantage PPO
  • BCBS PPO
  • Beech Street
  • Cigna EPO
  • Cigna HMO
  • Cigna POS
  • Cigna PPO
  • Great West
  • HFN-Healthcares Finest Network
  • 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
  • TriCare(US Military Insurance)
  • Unicare PPO
  • Unicare PPO(Wellpoint Network)
  • UnitedHealthcare Choice
  • UnitedHealthcare Choice Plus
  • UnitedHealthcare Options PPO
  • UnitedHealthcare Select
  • UnitedHealthcare Select HMO
  • UnitedHealthcare Select Plus
  • Wellmark/Healthnetwork PPO
  • Workmans Compensation