Mathew MacCumber, MD, PhD

Clinical Area:
Ophthalmology Services
English, French, Spanish

About Me

When I was a kid, I used to paint very small models, and I knew my hands were quite steady. And so I gravitated to vitreo-retinal surgery where a steady hand is important.


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Locations & Appointments

Primary location
Illinois Retina Associates, S.C. - Oak Park
Illinois Retina Associates, S.C. - Oak Park
610 S Maple Ave
Rush Medical Office Building
Suite 1700
Oak Park, IL, 60304

(708) 660-8450
(708) 660-8454
Illinois Retina Associates, S.C.
Illinois Retina Associates, S.C.
2845 N Sheridan Rd
Suite 900
Chicago, IL, 60657

(773) 871-8444
(773) 871-4781
Illinois Retina Associates, S.C. - Chicago
Illinois Retina Associates, S.C. - Chicago
1725 W Harrison St
Professional Building
Suite 915
Chicago, IL, 60612

(708) 660-8450
(312) 563-2607




Education and Training

Johns Hopkins Hospital - Ophthalmology
Wilmer Eye Institute - Ophthalmology
Duke University Hospital - Vitreoretinal Services
Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine

Clinical Expertise

AIDS-related eye disorders
Diabetic retinopathy
Eye injuries and trauma
Inflammatory eye disease
Macular degeneration
Vitreoretinal surgery

Academics & Publications

Rush University Medical Center is an academic medical center. In addition to providing patient care, many of our clinicians have faculty appointments at Rush University and perform clinical, basic science and community-based research. Our education and research endeavors are dedicated to enhancing excellence in patient care — now and in the future.


Advocate Physician Partners
Aetna Medicare Advantage HMO & PPO
Affiliated Physician Group
Beech Street
Blue Cross Blue Shield Medicare Advantage PPO
Blue Cross Blue Shield of Illinois PPO
Blue Cross Community Medicaid (FHP & ICP)
Chicago Health System(MacNeal Health Provider) Gov
Community Healthcare Partners, LLC
Dolton Medical Clinic
Dreyer Medical Clinic
Dupage Medical Group
ElmCare, LLC
Essential Health Partners
Family Health Network (Inactive)
Fox Valley Medicine, Ltd.
Great-West Healthcare
Health Care's Finest Network (HFN)
Hinsdale Physician Group
Humana Medicare Advantage
Humana Medicare-Medicaid Alignment Initiative
Ingalls Provider Group
Little Company of Mary Health Providers
Mercy Physician Association
NorthShore Physician Associates, Inc
Northwest Community Health Partners
Northwest Suburban IPA
Physician Care Network
Preferred Plan (Healthsmart)
Progress Health
Pronger-Smith Medical Care
Silver Cross Managed Care Organization
Specialty Physicians of Illinois
Swedish Covenant Physician Partners
USA Managed Care Organization
Union Health Services
United Healthcare
University of Chicago Health Plans
University of Illinois at Chicago

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Primary location
Illinois Retina Associates, S.C. - Oak Park
Illinois Retina Associates, S.C. - Oak Park
610 S Maple Ave
Rush Medical Office Building
Suite 1700
Oak Park, IL, 60304

Private Provider Disclaimer

As an independent practitioner, this provider is not an agent or employee of Rush or any of its affiliated entities. This provider has chosen Rush as a place to treat and care for patients.