Northern Illinois Retina | Ophthalmologist Rockford IL

Rockford, IL | 815-226-4990

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Retinal Surgery Includes:

Northern Illinois Retina has been providing retinal surgery since 1991.


When you visit Northern Illinois Retina, you can be confident your vision is in the hands of one of the finest specialists in the country. Susan Fowell, M.D. is board certified in Ophthamology and has performed retinal fellowships for advanced training in the diagnosis, treatment and surgery of the retina and vitreous.


Because we are retinal specialists, our practice does not provide primary eye care services such as prescribing eyeglasses, evaluating or treating problems involving the front of the eye, or performing cataract and LASIK surgery. Our physician typically see patients who have been referred by a comprehensive ophthamologist, optometrist, general practitioner, or endocrinologist who has determined they have potentially serious disease involving the retina and/or vitreous gel in the back of the eye.

• Scleral buckling surgery

• Vitrectomy (Vitreous surgery)

• Laser surgery of the eye

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Dr. Fowell performing a surgery