Experience You Can Trust, Results You Can See

Our goal is to improve the eyesight of every patient in Chicago who comes to us
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Welcome to

Ticho Eye Associates

At Ticho Eye Associates, we offer experience that you can trust. Our team of doctors, orthoptists, and certified technicians work as a team to provide patients with outstanding results in vision care using the latest in proven technology. We treat a wide array of ocular medical and surgical conditions including cataracts, strabismus, glaucoma, dry eye, refractive errors, and retina disorders with our state-of-the art techniques and equipment.

Ticho Eye Associate physicians have been Board Certified (and recertified) and have received extensive training in their fields of specialization. As a patient at Ticho Eye Associates, you will receive the best medical care, delivered with a caring and understanding attitude.

What to Expect Testimonials

Advanced Laser Cataract Surgery Experience

The LenSx® Laser is designed to make clean, geometrically pristine incisions on every plane of the anterior chamber of the eye. Cataract surgery has never been safer, or more precise.

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LenSx Laser
Our Mission:

See Life More Clearly

  • Founded by Dr. Karl Ticho, our practice has served the Chicagoland area for over 60 years!  With an impeccable reputation for quality and integrity, we are proud to be “doctors’ doctors” – the specialists who other medical professionals seek for themselves and their families.

  • Need to come at a special time?  We’ll take the time you need.

  • We offer both convenience and careful attention.  We offer appointment times both in evening and Saturday hours and will accommodate emergency care when necessary.  On the other hand, our doctors and staff will take the time you need to ensure an excellent examination and explanations.

Ticho Eye News
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We have been seeing Dr. Ticho for years now and we couldn't be happier with the services provided. From the kind and courteous front desk to the doctor himself, they are knowledgeable, caring, and personable. They do their best to get you in and out in a decent amount if time. We will continue to see Dr. Ticho for years to come!

Angelo V.

Dr. Koutnik is wonderful, friendly and very thorough! Made my son feel very comfortable.

Jacob M.

Courteous, efficient, knowledgeable, patient, trustworthy. State of the art technology. I am completely satisfied with Dr. Ticho and his staff.

Marilyn L.

Benjamin Ticho, MD
Cassandra Koutnik, OD

Ticho Eye and Pediatric Eye Disease Investigator Group (PEDIG)

This research allows us to help define and develop new and cutting-edge treatments for children with eye problems.

Are you worried about the progression of your childs glasses prescription? Call to speak with staff about study enrollment!

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Our Locations

Chicago Ridge

10436 Southwest Hwy
Chicago Ridge, IL 60415

Tinley Park

18210 S. Lagrange Rd., Ste 210
Tinley Park, IL 60487


801 Macarthur Blvd, Suite 302
Munster, IN 46321