Yannek Leiderman Ophthalmology

Yannek I. Leiderman, MD, PhD


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Dr. Yannek Leiderman is a board-certified ophthalmologist and specialist in diseases and surgery of the retina and vitreous. Dr. Leiderman's practice focuses on complex retinal detachment, proliferative vitreoretinopathy, diabetic eye disease, macular surgery (including macular hole and macular pucker), eye trauma, retinal vascular disorders, macular degeneration and other medical and surgical disorders of the vitreous, retina and macula. He enjoys working closely with other team members to provide personalized and comprehensive care for patients.

Language : English, Russian, Spanish

Specialties & Services

  • Ophthalmology
  • Retina
  • Diabetes
  • Epiretinal Membrane
  • Laser
  • Macular Degeneration
  • Macular Hole
  • Retina
  • Retinal Detachment
  • Trauma
  • Vitreoretinal Surgery


Specialty Care Building

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


  • Board Certification: American Board - Ophthalmology
  • Fellowship: Harvard Medical School
  • Fellowship: Massachusetts Eye & Ear Infirmary
  • Internship: Georgetown University School of Medicine
  • Medical School: George Washington University, School of Medicine
  • Residency: Harvard Medical School
  • Residency: Massachusetts Eye & Ear Infirmary