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Colman R. Kraff, MD

Ophthalmology

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You may also call Northwestern Memorial's Physician Referral Department at 1.877.926.4NMH(4664) to arrange a new patient appointment.
Office Phone: 312-444-1111
Office Hours:
  • Monday:8:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.
  • Tuesday:8:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.
  • Wednesday:8:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.
  • Thursday:8:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.
  • Friday:8:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.

Clinical Interests

LASIK Surgery, Cataract Implant Surgery

Education and Training

Medical Education:

Rush Medical College of Rush University 1985

Residency:

University of Illinois Hospital 1989

Fellowship:

University of Illinois Hospital 1990

Board Certification

Ophthalmology

Locations and Directions

25 E. Washington St.
#606
Chicago, IL 60602 312-444-1111

Biography

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.

Disclosure

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