Edward Quicksilver Yavitz,MD

Hauser Ross – Yavitz Eye Center
4105 N Perryville Rd
Loves Park, IL 61111

(813) 708-5150


Locations and Hours will vary. Please call the office to confirm open office locations and available hours.

Edward Yavitz, M.D., founder of Yavitz Eye Center, is an ophthalmologist who specializes in cataract, glaucoma, corneal transplant and LASIK laser vision correction surgery. Dr. Yavitz attended the University of California and Harvard Medical Schools. He holds 35 surgical and commercial U.S. patents, and has taught his techniques to eye surgeons in the United States, Canada, Brazil, England, France, Malta, Italy, Sweden, and most recently, China. Edward Yavitz M.D. is a pioneer in the practice and refinement of cataract and refractive surgery for over 30 years. He is board certified by the American Board of Ophthalmology and was among the first group of eye surgeons to be examined and certified by the American College of Eye Surgeons specifically in refractive surgery. As Yavitz Eye Center is an affiliate of Hauser-Ross Eye Institute, Dr. Yavitz also performs surgeries out of our Sycamore location.

Gender: Male

Years in Practice: 45 Years

Languages Spoken: Spanish and English



Hospital Affiliations

  • OSF Saint Anthony Medical Center

Education and Training

Medical School
Harvard Medical School Graduated in 1977

Main Location

Fax: []
Website: yavitzeye.com/
Accepting New Patients: Yes
Medicare Accepted: Yes
Medicaid Accepted: Yes

Office Hours:


Insurance Plans Accepted

Please verify insurance information directly with your doctor’s office as it may change frequently.
  • Aetna Choice POS II
  • Aetna HMO
  • Aetna Managed Choice POS Open Access
  • BCBS Blue Card PPO
  • BCBS IL BlueChoice Select
  • CIGNA Open Access Plus
  • Coventry Health and Life IL PPO
  • Coventry HealthAmerica PPO
  • Coventry IL PPO
  • Coventry MO HMO POS
  • Coventry MO PPO
  • Coventry PPO Platinum
  • CoventryOne PPO Network
  • First Health PPO
  • Humana Choice POS
  • Humana ChoiceCare Network PPO
  • Humana National HMO
  • Humana Preferred PPO
  • Multiplan PPO
  • UHC Choice Plus POS
  • UHC Navigate HMO
  • UHC Navigate POS
  • UHC Options PPO