The following ophthalmologists perform cornea transplants at Weiss Memorial Hospital:
Michael Saidel, M.D.
Assistant Professor of Ophthalmology & Visual Science, University of Chicago
Phone: (773) 702-3937
Fax: (773) 702-0830
Dr. Michael Saidel is a board-certified, fellowship-trained ophthalmologist who specializes in the treatment of cataract and corneal disease. He has advanced training in corneal surgery and refractive eye surgery. He also performs state of the art cataract surgery, including the placement of refractive intraocular lenses. Additionally, Dr. Saidel uses advanced techniques in corneal transplantation, including Descemet's stripping automated endothelial keratoplasty (DSAEK).
For more information, visit http://www.uchospitals.edu/physicians/michael-saidel.html.