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About Mark Golden, MD, FACS


Doctors For Visual Freedom

Dr. Golden has officially retired. Our office is due to close on Friday, December 9, 2022.


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Few things are more essential to a happy and rich life than optimal vision and eye health. For families in and around the John Hancock building, Michigan Avenue, Rivernorth. neighborhood of Chicago, Illinois, ophthalmologist Mark Golden, MD, and the team at Doctors For Visual Freedom are an outstanding resource for the full scope of eye health needs.


Dr. Golden brings nearly three decades of expertise pioneering high-quality eye care as an ophthalmologist. He spends a lot of time with all of his new patients and believes that establishing a relationship of trust with each patient leads to better care and a better overall experience.


From routine eye examinations and prescriptions for new eyeglasses or contact lenses to diagnosing and treating common eye health conditions and even preparing for LASIK surgery, Doctors for Visual Freedom are a trusted and reliable option. Emergency eye care services are available, and the practice also offers pediatric eye care, including exams, to support healthy vision in children of all ages.


State-of-the-art technology guides all services at Doctors for Visual Freedom. From diagnostic and treatment platforms to the software used for scheduling and recordkeeping, only the best technology is brought into the practice.


Continuing education is also a cornerstone of Doctors for Visual Freedom. Providers and support staff routinely attend ongoing educational opportunities to expand their knowledge and skills.


The practice has earned a reputation for excellence in the region. Personalized care is woven into every patient interaction, ensuring that each individual receives the care needed to maintain, restore, or enhance their vision.


Doctors for Visual Freedom is currently accepting new patients. Scheduling an initial appointment is as simple as a phone call or a visit to the online booking page. For Chicago area residents who are searching for outstanding eye health services, the team at Doctors for Visual Freedom is standing by and excited to welcome new families into the practice.


Words from our patients

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    "Excellent customer service and excellent doctor attention to detail."

    John H.
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    "I know my eyes are being given the best of care. He is very easy to talk to and takes the time explain conditions, diagnosis and proposed course of treatment options."

    Michael S.
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    "I visited dr golden today and my experience was wonderful, the staff has wonderful customer service and dr Golden was very attentive and friendly."

    Tasha S.
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    "They answer ALL your questions and take their time to give their personal touch which goes a long way to give you the best treatment. "

    Pamcakes R.
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    "I am very grateful to have found my “golden” ophthalmologist, Dr. Mark Golden of Doctors for Visual Freedom."

    Jacqueline N.
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    "Staff and assistants are very helpful and professional. Friendly and accommodating service."

    Abel B.
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    "While at his office, I was able to obtain a Covid-antibody test - hassle free. I have been his patient for 15 years."

    Marla L.
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    "Dr was very honest with what I needed done. I already see a difference in my forehead lines and I had the Botox done yesterday. I will return!!!"

    Kris H.


Doctors For Visual Freedom
875 N Michigan Avenue, Suite 1820

Chicago, IL 60611
Phone: 930-205-8598
Fax: 312-291-9957

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