Dr. Tamara R Fountain MD Ophthalmologist

Dr. Tamara Fountain is an ophthalmologist in Deerfield, Illinois. She is affiliated with multiple hospitals in the area, including Advocate Condell Medical Center and Highland Park Hospital. She received her medical degree from Harvard Medical School and has been in practice for 21 years. Dr. Fountain accepts several types of health insurance, listed below. She is one of 16 doctors at Advocate Condell Medical Center and one of 35 at Highland Park Hospital who specialize in Ophthalmology.

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Specialty & Clinical Interests

Ophthalmologist: General Ophthalmology

Clinical Interests: Eyelid lifts, Botox, Droopy Eyelids, Blocked Tear Ducts, Orbital Trauma, Eyelid and Orbit Cancers, Thyroid Eye Disease, Pediatric eyelid, tear duct and orbital problems, blepharospasm treatment

Hospital Affiliation

Advocate Condell Medical Center

Rush University Medical Center

Highland Park Hospital

Education & Medical Training

Johns Hopkins University
Residency, Ophthalmology, 1989 - 1992

Pennsylvania Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania Health System
Residency, Internal Medicine, 1988 - 1989

Harvard Medical School
Class of 1988

Stanford University
Other Training, Human Biology, 1980 - 1984

Certifications & Licensure

American Board of Ophthalmology
Certified in Ophthalmology

IL State Medical License
Active through 2014

Publications & Presentations

Castleman's Disease in the Orbit of a 17-Year-Old Girl: A Case Report.
Jones, N. W.,Fountain, T. R.,Thakral, B.,Eldibany, M.

Eyelid eversion for visualisation of the upper eyelid lamellae: an anatomical cadaver study.
Marcet, M.M., Lemke, B.N., Greenwald, M.J., Fountain, T.R., Roth, S., Dubovy, S.R.

Re: "long-term follow-up of porous polyethylene spherical implants after enucleation and evisceration".
Fountain, T.R.

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Insurances Accepted

  • Aetna Choice POS II
  • Aetna HMO
  • AvMed Health Open Access
  • BCBS Blue Card PPO
  • BCBS Illinois PPO
  • CIGNA Open Access
  • First Health PPO
  • Great West PPO
  • HealthLink 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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