Our Team:

R. Joseph Olk, M.D.

Dr. Olk received his medical degree from Rush Medical College and completed his ophthalmology residency at Rush Presbyterian - St. Luke's Medical Center in Chicago, Illinois. Dr. Olk completed a fellowship in vitreoretinal surgery at Barnes Hospital, Washington University School of Medicine and and additional fellowship in retinal vascular diseases and the Wilmer Institute, John Hopkins University School of Medicine.  He is board certified by the American Board of Ophthalmology and a member of The American Society of Retina Specialists, The Macula Society and the American Academy of Ophthalmology.

Enrique Peralta, M.D.

Dr. Peralta received his medical degree from Francisco Marroquin University School of Medicine and completed his residency at Rodolfo Robles Eye And Ear Hospital in Guatemala City, Guatemala. Dr. Peralta has completed a fellowship in vitreoretinal surgery at Louisiana State University Eye Center and an additional fellowship in research and management of macular disease at Tulane University Medical Center.  He is a member of the American Academy of Ophthalmology, Association for Research in Vision, and the American Society of Retina Specialists.

Levent Akduman, M.D.

Dr. Akduman received his medical and ophthalmology degree in Turkey. He completed two fellowships subspecializing in uveitis/inflammatory eye diseases (fellowship at Washington University, St. Louis MO) and Vitreoretinal surgery (fellowship at Barnes Retina Institute/Washington University, St. Louis, MO). He practiced and taught at Saint Louis University, Department of Ophthalmology for 16 years. He a has published over 70 peer review articles, over 20 book chapters, was co-editor in two books, and has participated in several nationwide clinical studies on Retinal diseases as principal or co-investigator. Dr. Akduman is board certified by the American Board of Ophthalmology, an Adjunct Professor of Ophthalmology at Saint Louis University, and a member of American Academy of Ophthalmology, Association for Research and Vision in Ophthalmology, American Uveitis Society, and American Society of Retina Specialists. Dr. Akduman has been listed among the Best Doctors (2007-2008, 2017-2018) nominated and voted by his peers in the field.