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Sarah Hilkert, MD, Ophthalmology, Chicago, IL, University of Chicago Medical Center

SarahMarieHilkertMDMPH

Ophthalmology Chicago, IL

Pediatric & Strabismus

Physician

Overview of Dr. Hilkert

Dr. Sarah Hilkert is an ophthalmologist in Chicago, IL and is affiliated with University of Chicago Medical Center. She received her medical degree from Ohio State University College of Medicine and has been in practice 6 years. She is one of 44 doctors at University of Chicago Medical Center who specialize in Ophthalmology. She also speaks multiple languages, including Spanish. She has more than 10 publications and over 50 citings.

Education & Training

  • Ann & Robert H. Lurie Children's Hospital
    Ann & Robert H. Lurie Children's HospitalFellowship, Pediatric Ophthalmology, 2015 - 2016
  • Ohio State University Hospital
    Ohio State University HospitalResidency, Ophthalmology, 2012 - 2015
  • Scripps Mercy Hospital
    Scripps Mercy HospitalInternship, Transitional Year, 2011 - 2012
  • Ohio State University College of Medicine
    Ohio State University College of MedicineClass of 2011
  • Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health
    Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public HealthMPH, 2009 - 2010
  • University of Notre Dame
    University of Notre DameBA, Philosophy, Summa Cum Laude, 2002 - 2006

Certifications & Licensure

  • IL State Medical License
    IL State Medical License 2015 - 2023
  • OH State Medical License
    OH State Medical License 2012 - 2015
  • American Board of Ophthalmology Ophthalmology

Awards, Honors, & Recognition

  • National Eye Institute Travel Grant Award NEI, 2014
  • Consultant of the Month The Ohio State University, 2013
  • Service from the Heart Teamwork Award Nationwide Children's Hospital, 2013
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Publications & Presentations

PubMed

Journal Articles

  • Availability of Resources for After-Hours Surgical Management of Eye Injuries  
    Tina H. Chen, Kathryn A. Colby, Sarah Hilkert Rodriguez, Mark B. Slidell, Jessica J. Kandel, Hassan A. Shah, J Acad Ophthalm, 2018
  • Retinoblastoma: A Global Perspective  
    Sarah M. Hilkert, Asim V. Farooq, Mark J. Greenwald, Current Ophthalmology Reports

Press Mentions

  • Smartphone App Helps Detect Vision Issues and Developmental Delays in Premature Babies
    Smartphone App Helps Detect Vision Issues and Developmental Delays in Premature BabiesJuly 13th, 2018

Grant Support

  • Evaluating the efficacy of a smartphone application (Baby Moves!) to detect developmental delays among a high risk population of infants screened for retinopathy of prematurityKnights Templar2018–2019
  • Using a Commercial Claims Database to Evaluate Outcomes Related to Retinopathy of PrematurityUniversity of Chicago Core Grant Funding2017–2019

Professional Memberships

Other Languages

  • Spanish

Hospital Affiliations