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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

George J. Wyhinny, M.D.

Dr. Wyhinny has performed retina, vitreous, and macular surgeries for over 30 years. He is on the teaching staff at Rush University where he is an assistant professor, and also the University of Illinois where he is an assistant clinical professor. 

His special interests include macular degeneration, retinal detachment repair, and surgery for premacular gliosis and macular holes. He has performed some of the original research on the effects of laser photocoagulation on the retina. 

Office procedures include: laser photocoagulation, cryopexy of the retina, fluorescein angiography, ultrasound, ocular coherence tomography, and therapeutic drug injections for various retinal vascular diseases.


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

Languages Spoken
English and Ukrainian

Professional Certification

  • Board Certified: Ophthalmology
  • Medical School: University of Illinois Medical Center, Chicago, IL
  • Internship: University of Illinois Medical Center, Chicago, IL
  • Residency: University of Illinois Medical Center, Chicago, IL
  • Fellowship: University of Illinois Medical Center, Vitreoretinal Diseases, Chicago, IL