Dr. Haris Dzubur has been consistently recognized as one of the best eye doctors in Chicago and is a highly-rated and highly-trusted Dry Eye Specialist in the Midwest practicing optometry in Chicagoland.
With a unique social media presence, Dr. Haris Dzubur spreads the word for the millions of dry eye sufferers across America, that help is out there for dry eye syndrome and that this condition can be successfully managed with the right doctor i.e. a dry eye specialist.
Patients in Chicago have access to comprehensive eye exams from Dr. Dzubur award winning Melrose Eye Care Center located at 2500 N Harlem Ave, Elmwood Park, IL 60707.
Dr. Haris Dzubur has had numerous recognitions in 2021 and 2022 including being named a Top Doctor in Chicago for dry eye disease by Healthgrades and being recognized for One-On-One Patient Care Excellence by Chicago Journal and US Reporter. Dr. Dzubur works closely alongside one of America’s Top Ophthalmologists and Lasik Surgeons, Dr. Mohammad Al-Khudari (USA Today).
Dr. Dzubar specializes in treating patients with dry eye syndrome, which can be particularly problematic during the winter months when cold temperatures and indoor heat cause eyes to dry out even more than normal.
Patients should be aware that there are many treatments available to relieve dry eye syndrome symptoms such as punctal plugs, which can be inserted into the tear ducts to block drainage of tears from the eyes; prescription eye drops; or LASIK surgery to reduce how much moisture the eyes lose due to blinking.
Dr. Haris Dzubur is active on social media and we encourage you to follow him on his instagram for the latest content on Eye Care:
Most people do not know that if left untreated, dry eye syndrome can lead to some sight-threatening conditions such as cornea ulcers or scarring affecting vision long-term.
“Early in my years of practice as an Optometrist, I frequently encountered large populations of eye care patients with dry eye disease that were not being properly treated, or treated at all. My personality is not the one that can just watch something as critical as dry eye diseas not being properrly treated among millions of Americans and not try to make a difference, so I decided to make this condition my challenge.” – Dr. Haris Dzubur, OD.
Dr. Haris Dzubur is a Premier Dry Eye Specialist in the Midwest, a Key Opinion Leader in the Dry Eye Space, who speaks for nationally recognized pharmaceutical companies to help educate Optometry peers on the importance of Dry Eye Care. He also has a French Bulldog, who is notably Family Eye Physicians Dry Eye Mascot named “Duke the Dry Eye Frenchie”
Dr. Dzubur currently serves as the President of the North Suburban Optometric Association and is the lead Optometric Physician at the Illinois Dry Eye Center of Excellence. He and his support team customize every individual eye treatment to ensure successful outcomes for all patients with dry eye disease as well as those folks that have unique eye conditions requiring specialty contact lenses to live normal productive lives.
About Dr. Haris Dzubur, OD
Dr. Haris Dzubur is a native Chicagoan who is an alumna of the University of Illinois at Chicago. He received his doctorate in Optometry from the Rosenberg School of Optometry in San Antonio, Texas.
Dr. Dzubur has had the privilege of completing a clinical internship at the Orlando Veterans Administration Hospital, Viera Outpatient Clinic, where he received training in evaluating and managing patients affected by eye diseases that cause vision loss.
He has also received training in ocular disease at Dan and Hoffman Eye Associates in Miami, Florida. While in Miami, Dr. Dzubur enjoyed the mentorship and training of Dr. Kenneth E. Maller, in fitting specialty contact lenses.
Dr. Dzubur currently serves as the President of the North Suburban Optometric Association. Dr. Dzubur is the lead Optometric Physician at Melrose Eye Care Center located in Elmwood Park, Illinois, and the Illinois Dry Eye Center of Excellence. Dr. Dzubur and his support team customize every dry eye treatment to ensure successful outcomes for all his patients.