The following ophthalmologists perform retinal surgery at Weiss Memorial Hospital:
Seenu Hariprasad, M.D.
Chief of Vitreal Retinal Surgery at Vanguard Weiss Memorial Hospital
Phone: (773) 795-1326
Fax: (773) 702-6615
Dr. Seenu Hariprasad is an Associate Professor of Ophthalmology at the University of Chicago, Department of Surgery, Pritzker School of Medicine, where he serves as Chief of the Vitreoretinal Service. Dr. Hariprasad’s clinical activities involve a medical and surgical practice that focuses on vitreoretinal care. He is a board-certified and fellowship-trained ophthalmologist with an expertise in the treatment of age-related macular degeneration, diabetic eye diseases and intraocular infections (endophthalmitis).
Dr. Hariprasad has advanced training in retina surgery and has been recognized for his innovations in sutureless microincisional vitrectomy techniques, which have reduced operative time and postoperative pain. Dr. Hariprasad is actively involved in clinical research, having been principal investigator or sub-investigator in more than 35 national clinical trials evaluating new drugs, devices, surgical innovations, and drug delivery for a variety of conditions including age-related macular degeneration, retinal vascular occlusion, endophthalmitis and diabetic retinopathy.
For more information, visit http://www.uchospitals.edu/physicians/seenu-hariprasad.html.