Susan Ksiazek, MD

Associate Professor of Ophthalmology & Visual Science

Susan Ksiazek, MD, has expertise in general ophthalmology and is skilled in medical and surgical strategies for treating a variety of ophthalmic diseases and disorders including cataracts, glaucoma, eyelid problems and neuro-ophthalmic disease. She examines eyes and their movements and determines how findings relate to processes occurring in the brain.

Dr. Ksiazek's research interests include assessment and teaching of surgery. She serves as medical student advisor and is involved in teaching courses in resident education nationally and internationally. She is a member of the Illinois Association of Ophthalmology and Association of Cataract and Refractive Surgeons.

Practice Location

Duchossois Center for Advanced Medicine
5758 S. Maryland Avenue
Chicago, IL 60637

Year Started Practice


Board Certifications


Medical School

Rush University Medical College


Thomas Jefferson University, Philadelphia


University of Michigan, Ann Arbor
Albert Einstein Medical Center, Bronx


Wills Eye Hospital, Philadelphia


American Academy of Ophthalmology
Association of University Professors
Chicago Ophthalmological Society
North American Neuro-Ophthalmology Society

Language Spoken



Office Phone

(773) 702-3937

Office Fax

(773) 702-0830

Office Postal Address

Susan Ksiazek, MD
The University of Chicago Medicine
5841 S. Maryland Avenue, MC 2114
Chicago, IL 60637

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Clinical Interests

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Selected Publications

View a partial list Dr. Ksiazek's publications through the National Library of Medicine's PubMed online database.