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Ophthalmology

Colman Ross Kraff , MD

Kraff Eye Institute
25 E Washington St Ste 606
Chicago, IL 60602

(312) 444-1111

Overview

Colman R. Kraff, MD is committed to advancing new technologies in the field of ophthalmology and helped to pioneer laser vision correction. In February of 1991, as part of a five-site, U.S., FDA clinical trial team, Dr. Kraff successfully performed the first excimer laser procedures in the Chicagoland area using the VISX Excimer Laser. Since that time, Dr. Kraff and the Kraff Eye Institute have devoted their practice to specializing in laser vision correction. The Kraff Eye Institute has been and continues to be the lead U.S. investigative site for all VISX LASIK FDA clinical trials, performing the very first hyperopic LASIK and Wavefront-guided custom treatments in this country. Dr. Kraff actively lectures and teaches doctors throughout the world and is one of three primary physician excimer laser trainers in the United States. Dr. Kraff has a teaching appointment at Northwestern University Medical School and is an attending physician at Northwestern Memorial Hospital.

Gender: Male

Years in Practice: 37 Years

Languages Spoken: Spanish and Polish

Specialties

Ophthalmology

Hospital Affiliations

  • OSF St Joseph Medical Center

Education and Training

Medical School
Rush Medical College Of Rush University Medical Center,Rush Medical College Of Rush University Medical Center Graduated in 1985

Main Location

Fax: (312) 244-4195
Website: www.kraffeye.com
Accepting New Patients: Yes
Medicare Accepted: No
Medicaid Accepted: Yes

Office Hours:

Mon8:00 AM-4:30 PM
Tue8:00 AM-4:30 PM
Wed8:00 AM-4:30 PM
Thu8:00 AM-4:30 PM
Fri8:00 AM-4:30 PM
Sat-
Sun-

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
  • Aetna Signature Administrators PPO
  • Aexcel PPO
  • BCBS Blue Card PPO
  • BCBS IL Blue Choice Options
  • BCBS IL BlueChoice Select
  • BCBS IL PPO
  • Blue Choice Preferred PPO
  • Blue Choice Select PPO
  • CIGNA HMO
  • CIGNA LocalPlus
  • Coventry HealthAmerica PPO
  • First Health PPO
  • HealthLink PPO
  • Humana Choice POS
  • Humana ChoiceCare Network PPO
  • Humana Preferred PPO
  • MEDICA CHOICE WITH UNITEDHEALTHC
  • Multiplan PPO
  • PHCS PPO
  • PriorityHealth Priority PPO
  • UHC Choice Plus POS
  • UHC Compass HMO
  • UHC Navigate HMO
  • UHC NAVIGATE PLUS POS
  • UHC Navigate POS
  • UHC Options PPO