Dr. Christopher David Pelzek M.D., Doctor
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Dr. Christopher David Pelzek M.D.

Ophthalmologist | Retina Specialist

931 Ridge Rd Suite H Munster IN, 46321

About

We specialize in medical and surgical care of the retina, macula and vitreous including flashes and floaters, diabetic retinopathy, age-related macular degeneration and other highly complex disorders

Education and Training

University Wisconsin-Madison B.S. 1991

University Wisconsin-Madison M.D. 1996

Johns Hopkins University Ophthalmology residency 2000

Doheny Eye Institute, USC/UCLA Retina Surgical Fellowship 2002

Board Certification

OphthalmologyAmerican Board of OphthalmologyABO

Provider Details

MaleEnglish

Expert Publications

Data provided by the National Library of Medicine

Areas of expertise and specialization

Macular degenerationComplex diabetic retinopathyComplex retinal vascular diseaseComplex vitreoretinal surgeryComplex retinal detachmentsOcular Oncology

Awards

  • Alpha Omega Alpha Medical Honor Society 1995 Alpha Omega Alpha 
  • Phi Beta Kappa 1990 Phi Kappa Phi 
  • NIH Research Award 1993 NIH 
  • NIH Cancer Research Award 1995 NIH 

Treatments

  • Retina Problems (vitreoretinal Diseases), Retina Surgery, Vitreoretinal Surgery

Professional Memberships

  • Fellow, American Academy of Ophthalmology  
  • American Society of Retina Specialists  
  • American Medical Association  

Fellowships

  • Doheny Eye Institute - University of Southern California, Los Angeles, CA   
  • USC/Doheny Eye Institute, Retina/Vitreous Surgery    2000

Dr. Christopher David Pelzek M.D.'s Practice location

Retina Vitreous Associates

963 129th Infantry Dr SUITE 100 -
Joliet, IL 60435
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Retina Vitreous Associates

15255 S 94th Ave 202 -
Orland Park, IL 60462
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Retina Associates

931 Ridge Rd Suite H -
Munster, IN 46321
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Retina Associates

8679 Connecticut St Suite A -
Merrillville, IN 46410
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