Dr. Joseph M Civantos MD Ophthalmologist

Dr. Joseph Civantos is an ophthalmologist in Harvey, Illinois. He is affiliated with multiple hospitals in the area, including Adventist Hinsdale Hospital and Morrison Community Hospital. He received his medical degree from Columbia University College of Physicians and Surgeons and has been in practice for 25 years. He is one of 26 doctors at Adventist Hinsdale Hospital and one of 8 at Morrison Community Hospital who specialize in Ophthalmology.

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Specialty & Clinical Interests

Ophthalmologist: General Ophthalmology

Education & Medical Training

Jackson Memorial Hospital/Jackson Health System
Residency, Internal Medicine, 1989 - 1990

Jackson Memorial Hospital/Jackson Health System
Residency, Ophthalmology, 1990 - 1993

Rush University Medical Center
Residency, Ophthalmology, 1993 - 1994

Columbia University College of Physicians and Surgeons
Class of 1989

Certifications & Licensure

American Board of Family Medicine
Certified in Family Medicine

MA State Medical License
Active through 2014

FL State Medical License
Active through 2015

Publications & Presentations

Preservation of anterior capsule during vitrectomy and lensectomy for retinal detachment with proliferative vitreoretinopathy.
MacCumber, M.W., Packo, K.H., Civantos, J.M., Greenberg, J.B.

Treatment of massive subretinal hemorrhage from complications of scleral buckling procedures.
Rubsamen, P. E., Flynn, H. W., Civantos, J. M., Smiddy, W. E., Murray, T. G., Nicholson, D. H., Blumenkranz, M. S.

Kaposi's sarcoma: immunoperoxidase staining for cytomegalovirus.
Civantos, J., Penneys, N., Ziegels-Weissman, J.

Insurances Accepted

  • Aetna Choice POS II
  • Aetna HMO
  • Anthem HealthKeepers HMO/POS
  • Anthem KeyCare PPO
  • BCBS Blue Card PPO
  • CIGNA Open Access
  • Coventry Carelink Health Plans PPO
  • Coventry Virginia - HMO
  • First Health PPO
  • Great West PPO
  • Humana ChoiceCare Network PPO
  • Multiplan PHCS PPO
  • Multiplan PPO
  • United Healthcare - Direct Choice Plus POS
  • United Healthcare - Direct Options PPO
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