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Peter MacIntosh, Ophthalmology

Peter MacIntosh, MD


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Dr. Peter MacIntosh practices in the Department of Ophthalmology at UI Health. Dr. MacIntosh is dual fellowship-trained in neuro-ophthalmology and oculoplastic and reconstructive surgery. His interests include evaluation of optic nerve abnormalities; idiopathic intracranial hypertension; optic neuritis; ischemic, inflammatory, and compressive optic neuropathies; diplopia; facial paralysis; blepharospasm. Dr. MacIntosh also is the director of the Ophthalmology Residency Training Program, and he has a special interest in education and curriculum development. He is an associate professor of Ophthalmology at the University of Illinois College of Medicine.

Language : English

Specialties & Services

  • Neuro Ophthalmology
  • Neurocutaneous
  • Ophthalmology
  • Optic Neuropathies
  • Idiopathic Intracranial Hypertension
  • Diplopia (Double Vision)
  • Neurological Ptosis (Droopy Eyelid)


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1009 S. Wood St.
Chicago, IL 60612
312.996.EYES (3937)


  • Fellowship: Illinois Eye and Ear Infirmary
  • Fellowship: Massachusetts Eye and Ear Infirmary
  • Board Certification: Ophthalmology
  • Residency: Stroger Cook County Hospital
  • Non-Med School Postgraduate Work: The Chicago Medical School