Ankit Desai, MD, Ophthalmology, Plainfield, IL


Ophthalmology Plainfield, IL

Retinal Disease

President - Windy City Retina

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  • Retina Specialists Plainfield | Ophthalmologist Joliet | Retinal Laser Surgery

    On the day of your visit, you will see an ophthalmic technician, Dr. Desai and possibly other staff if needed. Your eyes will be dilated

Education & Training

  • Henry Ford Hospital - Wayne State University
    Henry Ford Hospital - Wayne State UniversityFellowship, Vitreoretinal Surgery, 2014 - 2016
  • St Louis University School of Medicine
    St Louis University School of MedicineResidency, Ophthalmology, 2011 - 2014
  • University of Chicago
    University of ChicagoInternship, Transitional Year, 2010 - 2011
  • Chicago Medical School at Rosalind Franklin University
    Chicago Medical School at Rosalind Franklin UniversityClass of 2010

Certifications & Licensure

  • MO State Medical License
    MO State Medical License 2016 - 2018
  • MI State Medical License
    MI State Medical License 2014 - 2018
  • IL State Medical License
    IL State Medical License 2010 - 2023
  • American Board of Ophthalmology Ophthalmology

Publications & Presentations


Journal Articles

  • Roller Coaster Retinopathy: Case Report of Symptomatic Bilateral Intraretinal Hemorrhages after Shaking Injury in an otherwise Healthy Adult.  
    Patel YP, Saraf SS, Desai A, Desai UR., Retinal Cases & Brief Reports, 4/4/2016
  • Saturday Night Retinopathy: Characterization of a Rare Ophthalmic Condition.  
    Peracha Z, Ahmed S, Desai A, Peracha-Riyaz M, Kumar N, Desai U, Ophthalmic Surg Lasers Imaging Retina, 1/2016
  • Vogt-Koyanagi-Harada Syndrome in a Healthy African-American Woman: Case Report and Review of Literature.  
    Saraf S, Patel Y, Desai A, Desai U., Rheumatology: Current Research, 1/26/2015
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