Dr. Veena V Arun MD Ophthalmologist

Dr. Veena Arun is an ophthalmologist in Chicago, Illinois. She is affiliated with multiple hospitals in the area, including Mercy Hospital and Medical Center and Thorek Memorial Hospital. She received her medical degree from University of Chicago Pritzker School of Medicine and has been in practice for 13 years. Dr. Arun accepts several types of health insurance, listed below. She is one of 33 doctors at Mercy Hospital and Medical Center and one of 5 at Thorek Memorial Hospital who specialize in Ophthalmology.

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Specialty & Clinical Interests

Ophthalmologist: General Ophthalmology

Education & Medical Training

University of Chicago
Residency, Ophthalmology, 1996 - 2000

Edward Hines Jr VA Hospital
Residency, Internal Medicine, 1995 - 1996

University of Chicago Pritzker School of Medicine
Class of 1995

Certifications & Licensure

American Board of Ophthalmology
Certified 12 years in Ophthalmology

IL State Medical License
Active through 2014

Publications & Presentations

Rapid response of retinal pigment epithelial detachments to intravitreal aflibercept in neovascular age-related macular degeneration refractory to bevacizumab and ranibizumab.
Patel, K. H.,Chow, C. C.,Rathod, R.,Mieler, W. F.,Lim, J. I.,Ulanski, L. J.,Leiderman, Y. I.,Arun, V.,Chau, F. Y.

Insurances Accepted

  • Aetna Choice POS II
  • Aetna HMO
  • Anthem HealthKeepers HMO/POS
  • Anthem KeyCare PPO
  • BCBS Blue Card PPO
  • BCBS Illinois PPO
  • CIGNA Open Access
  • Cofinity PPO
  • Coventry Health Care PPO Platinum
  • 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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