Dr. Irene Vongluekiat OD2022-04-04T10:27:39-05:00

Dr. Irene Vongluekiat OD (Associate Optometrist)

Dr. Irene Vongluekiat strives to make patient care her top priority with each eye exam. She is passionate about connecting with her patients and understanding their visual needs in order to help them see their best.

Dr. Vongluekiat was born and raised on Chicago’s Northwest Side. She attended the University of Illinois Chicago for her undergraduate degree on both academic and athletic scholarships. She competed collegiately in NCAA Division I Swimming and Diving and still loves being active in both sports today as time allows.

Dr. Irene Vongluekiat OD

Eventually, Dr. Vongluekiat went on to graduate with her Doctorate of Optometry from the Illinois College of Optometry in Chicago. Her training provided her with experience in diagnosing and managing various ocular diseases such as glaucoma, diabetic eye disease, and macular degeneration. Dr. Vongluekiat’s clinical interests also include contact lenses, treatment and management of dry eye disease, myopia control, and corneal foreign body removal.

In her spare time, Dr. Vongluekiat enjoys spending quality time with her family and loved ones, rooting for the Chicago Bears, astronomy, open water swimming, and long distance running. Dr. Vongluekiat has completed 5 marathons and is planning to complete her sixth marathon in the near future.