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Midwest Retina Consultants, S.C.

Retina, Macula, Vitreous
 Diseases and Surgery

Main Office

  • 1100 W. Central Rd, LL2
  • Arlington Heights, IL 60005
  • Office: 847-394-3933
  • Fax: 847-394-4099

Billing and Administrative

  • 8901 W. Golf Rd. #206
  • Des Plaines, IL 60016
  • Office: 847-698-6300
  • Fax: 847-698-6002

Enrique Garcia-Valenzuela, M.D., Ph.D

Dr. Garcia-Valenzuela has been a practicing ophthalmologist specializing in retina, vitreous and macular eye diseases since 2001. His special interests are macular degeneration diseases, uveitis, ocular melanomas, diabetic retinopathy, repair of detachments, retinopathy of prematurity, and surgery to repair macular holes and macular puckers.

Dr. Garcia-Valenzula has a strong personal interest in Retina research, has written many scientific publications, given many presentations, and has been the Primary Investigator in numerous clinical trials. He is currently on the teaching staff at the University of Illinois where he is an assistant clinical professor.


  • Advocate Lutheran General Hospital, Park Ridge, IL
  • Alexian Brothers Medical Center, Elk Grove, IL
  • Northwest Community Medical Center, Arlington Heights, IL
  • St. Alexius Medical Center, Hoffman Estates, IL

Languages Spoken
English, French, and Spanish

Professional Certification

  • Board Certification: Ophthalmology-Retinal/Surgery
  • Medical School: National University of Mexico
  • Internship: Westchester County Medical Center, Valhalla, NY
  • Residency: University of Illinois, Chicago, IL
  • Fellowship: Kresge Eye Institute, Vitreoretinal Diseases, Detroit, MI