Pediatric Ophthalmology & Adult Stabismus Service


Full Time

Nathalie Azar

Nathalie Azar, MD Director
Irene Maumenee

Irene Maumenee, MD Director, Ophthalmic Genetics

Marilyn Miller

Marilyn Miller, MD

Javaneh Abbasian

Javaneh Abbasian, MD


Vinay Aakalu

Vinay Aakalu, MD, MPH
Pediatric Oculoplastic and Reconstructive Surgery

Lawrence Kaufman

Lawrence Kaufman, MD, PhD
Pediatric Neuro-Ophthalmology



Part Time Physicians

Kimberlee Curnyn MD

Kimberlee Curnyn MD

Benjamin Ticho

Benjamin Ticho, MD


Certified Orthoptists

Julie Lenth-Carver
Julie Lenth-Carver, CO, BS

Lisa Hartemayer

Lisa Hartemayer, CO, COMT, MBA



Clinic Information

Illinois Eye and Ear Infirmary Millennium Park Eye Center

Clinic Hours: 8:30 am - 5:00 pm (M-F)
Clinic Phone: (312) 996-6599 or (312) 996-8450
Fax Number: (312) 413-4916
Address: 1855 W. Taylor, Suite 2.140
Chicago, IL 60612

Clinic Hours: 8:30 am - 5:00 pm (M-F)
Clinic Phone: (312) 996-2020
Fax Number:  (312) 346-5292
Address: 30 N. Michigan Ave., Suite 410
Chicago, IL 60602


Clinic News


For more information on appointments at any of our Clinics, including insurances taken, payment policies, and Frequently Asked Questions, see Appointments.


  • This service offers general pediatric eye care, including general exams for newborns and children up to 18 years of age, and specialty clinics serving rare and unusual children's eye disorders, including glaucoma, and genetic, neurocutaneous, and neuro-ophthalmologic disorders.  The service specializes in all diseases where the eyes are not aligned properly—from babies to senior citizens. We also have a Pediatric Cornea Clinic and an Orthoptic Clinic.
  • For more information on Strabismus and other conditions treated in this clinic, see Eye Conditions and Treatments.

Dr. Nathalie Azar examines a young patient