Eye Specialists

The following physicians and advanced practice nurses specialize in treating children with eye conditions. Please note, not all of our specialists are available at every location. Select their names to learn more about their special interest areas and locations.

Surendra Basti, MD

Surendra Basti, MD

Attending Physician, Ophthalmology

Call 1.800.543.7362

Sudhi P. Kurup, MD

Sudhi P. Kurup, MD

Attending Physician, Ophthalmology; Member, Lurie Children's Surgical Foundation

Call 1.800.543.7362

Janice Lasky Zeid, MD

Janice Lasky Zeid, MD

Attending Physician, Ophthalmology; Director, Fellowship Program; Medical Director, Ocular Tumors; Co-Director, Neurofibromatosis Program; Member, Lurie Children's Surgical Foundation

Call 1.800.543.7362

Kelly D. Laurenti, MD

Kelly D. Laurenti, MD

Attending Physician, Ophthalmology; Member, Lurie Children's Surgical Foundation

Call 1.800.543.7362

Marilyn B. Mets, MD

Marilyn B. Mets, MD

Attending Physician, Ophthalmology; Director, Retinal Electrophysiology Laboratory; Member, Lurie Children's Surgical Foundation

Call 1.800.543.7362

Rebecca Mets-Halgrimson, MD, MPH

Rebecca Mets-Halgrimson, MD, MPH

Attending Physician, Ophthalmology; Member, Lurie Children's Surgical Foundation

Call 1.800.543.7362

Bahram Rahmani, MD, MPH

Bahram Rahmani, MD, MPH

Attending Physician, Ophthalmology; Member, Lurie Children's Surgical Foundation

Call 1.800.543.7362

Safa Rahmani

Safa Rahmani, MD

Retina Specialist, Ophthalmology; Member, Lurie Children's Surgical Foundation

Call 1.800.543.7362

Magdalena Stec, OD

Magdalena Stec, OD

Optometrist, Fellow of American Academy of Optometry, Ophthalmology; Member, Lurie Children's Surgical Foundation

Call 1.800.543.7362

Hawke H. Yoon

Hawke H. Yoon, MD

Attending Physician, Ophthalmology; Member, Lurie Children's Surgical Foundation

Call 1.800.543.7362

Children's Community Physicians Association Members

Minou W. Colis, MD

Minou W. Colis, MD

Member, Children's Community Physicians Association

Call 1.800.543.7362

Deborah R. Fishman

Deborah R. Fishman, MD

Member, Children's Community Physicians Association

Call 1.800.543.7362

Lawrence Kaufman, MD, PhD

Lawrence Kaufman, MD, PhD

Member, Children's Community Physicians Association

Call 1.800.543.7362

Paul A. Knepper

Paul A. Knepper, MD, PhD

Member, Children's Community Physicians Association

Call 1.800.543.7362

Lisa C. Verderber

Lisa C. Verderber, MD

Member, Children's Community Physicians Association

Call 1.800.543.7362

Zibute G. Zaparackas

Zibute G. Zaparackas, MD

Member, Children's Community Physicians Association

Call 1.800.543.7362