Dr. Kathleen Albrecht, MD
Oculoplastic Surgeon, Ophthalmologist
Kathleen Albrecht M.D, is a graduate of Georgetown University Medical School in Washington D.C . She completed her internship at Northwestern University and received her specialty residency training at the prestigious USC/Doheny Eye Institute in Los Angeles which is rated in the top five Ophthalmology residency programs in the United States. A board-certified ophthalmologist, she pursued further subspecialty training in the highly subspecialized field of Ophthalmic Plastic and Orbital Surgery, completing a two year private fellowship. Her practice is entirely restricted to Ophthalmic Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery. She has practiced in the Chicago area for over twenty years. Dr. Albrecht believes in the highest quality patient care and also works to coordinate eye care needs with the patient’s doctors as needed. Communication with and education of her patients is the one key aspect of patient care for best outcomes so Dr. Albrecht always allots as much time as it needed to spend with patients. Common conditions treated include: Drooping upper and lower lids; Drooping eyebrows;Ectropion;Ptosis;Facial paralysis such as Bells Palsy; Thyroid eye disease ;fatty eyelids; cancerous and noncancerous eyelid lesions and bumps with reconstruction of eyelids; Ptergyium; Dry eye; Tearing: where she is one of the few surgeons to use innovative no suture balloon dacroplasty to open blocked tear ducts for the past 15 years in the Chicago area. She is also highly adept in cosmetic surgery of the eyelids , and elevation of the midface and eyebrows. She uses Botox and different facial fillers such as Restylane to rejuvenate the face and eye area.
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- Oculoplastic Surgeon
- Alexian Brothers Medical Center
- American Board of Ophthalmology
Education and training
- Alexian Brothers Health System, Fellowship in Ophthalmic Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery
- Doheny Eye Institue (Residency)
- Medical School - Georgetown University, Doctor of Medicine
- Northwestern University (Internship)
800 Biesterfield Road, Wimmer Building Suite 301
Elk Grove Village, IL 60007