Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine
Faculty Profiles
Dmitry  Pyatetsky, MD

Dmitry Pyatetsky, MD

Associate Professor of Ophthalmology and Medical Education

Focus of Work

Bio

I am a UVEITIS specialist and a CATARACT SURGEON. I treat ocular manifestations of systemic inflammatory diseases such as rheumatoid arthritis, sarcoidosis, systemic lupus erythematosus, juvenile idiopathic arthritis, Crohn's disease, psoriatic arthritis, ankylosing spondylitis, etc. I also treat infectious diseases of the eye such as herpetic keratitis and uveitis, herpes zoster ophthalmicus, toxoplasmosis retinochoroiditis, CMV retinitis and other HIV-associated eye diseases, acute retinal n...[Read full text]I am a UVEITIS specialist and a CATARACT SURGEON. I treat ocular manifestations of systemic inflammatory diseases such as rheumatoid arthritis, sarcoidosis, systemic lupus erythematosus, juvenile idiopathic arthritis, Crohn's disease, psoriatic arthritis, ankylosing spondylitis, etc. I also treat infectious diseases of the eye such as herpetic keratitis and uveitis, herpes zoster ophthalmicus, toxoplasmosis retinochoroiditis, CMV retinitis and other HIV-associated eye diseases, acute retinal necrosis, etc.
In addition, I also perform conventional and LASER-ASSISTED CATARACT SURGERY, implant MULTIFOCAL, ASTIGMATISM-CORRECTING and ACCOMODATING INTRAOCULAR LENSES and see GENERAL OPHTHALMOLOGY patients. Finally, I am the ophthalmology residency program director.[Shorten text]

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Education and Certification

  • MD: Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine (2001)
  • Residency: Northwestern University, McGaw Medical Center (2005)
  • Fellowship: Univ. of Illinois Hospital (2006)
  • Board Certification: Ophthalmology