Eye Institute - IL

The Midwestern University Eye Institute in Downers Grove is your source for exceptional eye care with affordable rates.

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Clinic & Optical Hours 
Monday, Wednesday, Friday: 8:00 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.
Tuesday, Thursday: 8:00 a.m. - 7:00 p.m. 
Phone: 630-743-4500
Address: 3450 Lacey Road, Downers Grove, IL 60515 | Directions

About the Eye Institute

The Eye Institute has state of the art examination rooms to provide for the eye care needs of the community. Exceptional and unique technology will be used by our Midwestern University faculty members, who are also licensed Doctors of Optometry, to provide comprehensive and sub-specialty eye care. 

As a full service eye clinic, the Eye Institute provides comprehensive eye exams, glasses, contact lenses, disease screenings and treatment. Aside from primary care eye exams, there are various sub-specialties offered in the clinic including: Brain Injury, Corneal Disease, Dry Eye, Electrodiagnostic, Glaucoma, Individuals with Disabilities, Low Vision, Myopia Control, Pediatrics, Prosthetics, Retina, Specialty Contact Lenses, Urgent Care, and Vision Therapy.


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What to Expect

We use state of the art technology to thoroughly test for and detect disease such as glaucoma, diabetes, macular degeneration, and more. And we carefully examine everything. So both student doctors and faculty have a common understanding.

Optical & Contact Lens Services

Our vision center offers a large selection of frames and lenses to choose from for any person, accommodating just about any preference.

Specialty Services

Through non-surgical treatment and for many common vision impairments, we treat patients of all ages and abilities.

Dedicated to Service

Meet Our Care Providers

University faculty work closely with our students to provide exceptional healthcare.

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For Health Professionals

Optometry / Ophthalmology Referral Form

Fax the completed referral form (PDF) along with any patient records.

Healthcare Professionals Referral Form

Fax the completed healthcare professionals referral form (PDF) along with any patient records.

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