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Kirk H. Packo, MD

Kirk H. Packo, MD
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Specialty:
  • Ophthalmology
Board Certification:
  • Ophthalmology
Faculty Rank: Professor
Medical or Graduate Education: Saint Louis University School of Medicine
Residency: University of Illinois Eye and Ear Infirmary - Ophthalmology
Fellowship: Emory University Hospital - Vitreoretinal Surgery
Clinical Expertise:
  • Artificial retinal chip implantation
  • Retinal disorders
  • Retinal surgery
  • Vitreoretinal surgery
Research Interests:
  • Age-related macular degeneration
  • Diabetic retinopathy
  • Artificial retinal prosthesis
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  • Illinois Retina Associates, S.C.
  • Professional Building
  • 1725 W. Harrison St.
  • Suite 915
  • Chicago, IL  60612
  • Phone: (312) 942-2117
  • Fax: (312) 563-2607
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  • Eye Center Physicians, Ltd
  • Professional Building
  • 1725 W. Harrison St.
  • Suite 906
  • Chicago, IL  60612
  • Phone: (312) 942-5315
  • Fax: (312) 942-2140
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  • Illinois Retina Associates, S.C.
  • West Building
  • 15300 West Ave.
  • Suite 212
  • Orland Park, IL  60462
  • Phone: (708) 364-3240
  • Fax: (708) 364-7252
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Below is a list of scientific publications for which this practitioner was either the primary author or a contributor. Citations come from PubMed, a database of biomedical literature, life science journals and online books. PubMed is a service of the US Library of Medicine at the National Institutes of Health. Click on the title of the cited work for more information (this will take you directly to PubMed.gov). Listings go back five years.

  1. Spontaneous anatomical and visual improvement in myopic macular retinoschisis.
    Chang JS, Packo KH, Flynn
    Ophthalmic Surg Lasers Imaging Retina
    2013 Sep 1
    44(5):499-501.
  2. A placebo-controlled trial of microplasmin intravitreous injection to facilitate posterior vitreous detachment before vitrectomy
    Benz MS, Packo KH, Gonzalez V, Pakola S, Bezner D, Haller JA, Schwartz SD
    Ophthalmology
    2010 Apr
    117(4):791-7
  3. Acanthamoeba endophthalmitis following penetrating keratoplasty for Acanthamoeba keratitis
    Davis MJ, Packo KH, Epstein RJ, Grostern RJ, Cohen JA
    Arch Ophthalmol
    2010 Apr
    128(4):505-6
  4. Diagnostic and therapeutic challenges
    Davis MJ, Ravage ZB, Packo KH, Arevalo JF, Bernstein PS, Berger AS
    Retina
    2008 Mar
    28(3):520-4
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