Tamara Fountain, MD

  • 740 Waukegan Road, Suite 360, Deerfield, Illinois,60015

Tamara Fountain, M.D.

Ophthalmology Partners, Ltd

740 Waukegan Road, Suite 360
Deerfield, IL  60015
Office Telephone: 847-945-6770
Office FAX: 847-945-3159


About Dr. Fountain

Hospital Affiliations

Insurances Accepted

Map and Contact Information 

Introduction to Dr. Fountain

"Elected by her peers for inclusion in Best Doctors in America® from 2005 to present."


Named to Nation's Top Ophthalmologists® since 2010

See Dr. Fountain's online reviews HERE








Our website focuses on a select group of procedures that Dr. Fountain  has chosen to concentrate her professional efforts on given her unique qualifications and expertise as a board certified ophthalmologist specializing in oculoplastic, cosmetic, and reconstructive surgery.



Training & Education

  • Undergraduate: Stanford University
  • Medical School:  Harvard University
  • Residency:  Johns Hopkins (Wilmer Eye Institute)
  • Fellowship in Oculoplastic and Orbital Surgery:  University of Southern California (Doheny Eye Institute)and Childrens Hospital Los Angeles
  • View Dr. Fountain's Curriculum Vitae

Academic Appointments: 

  • Professor, Section Chair Emeritus, Ophthalmic Plastic and Reconstructive surgery. Rush University  Medical Center, Chicago
  • Surgical Faculty, Northshore University Health Systems, University of Chicago

Professional Organizations:

  1. American Academy of Ophthalmology: Secretary for Member Services, Former Board of Trustees, Former EyeNet Editorial Board.
  2. Ophthalmic Mutual Insurance Company (OMIC), Chair of the Board
  3. American Society of Ophthalmic Plastic & Reconstructive Surgery (ASOPRS) Past Executive Secretary.
    Vice President Elect
  4. Illinois Association of Ophthalmology: Past President
  5. Chicago Ophthalmological Society: Past program chair

Clinical Interests:

  • Cosmetic and Reconstructive Surgery of the eyelids, eyebrows, eye sockets and tear drainage system and thyroid eye diesase.
  • Pediatric and congenital oculoplastic problems.  Facial trauma.  Cosmetic Procedures including lid, brow and cheek lifts as well as Botox

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  • Rush University Medical Center, Chicago
  • Northshore University Health System, Highland Park Hospital



Other Service offered

  • Also in practice with Dr. Fountain are Dr. Ron May and Dr. Mitch Warren.  Drs. May and Warren are comprehensive ophthalmologists who provide a wide range of eye care services including refractive surgery.  The state-of-the-art office also boasts an optical shop with a full-time optician to service all your eyewear needs.


Office Forms

Taking Care of Yourself

FAQ about your surgery

Self-Pay Terms

Surgical Consent

Blood Thinners & Surgery

Registration form


Map & Contact Information

740 Waukegan Road is the four-story  brick office building
between Whole Foods and Barnes and Noble

The office is on the 3rd Floor, Suite 360


Located on the southwest corner of Waukegan and Deerfield Roads in
the Shops at Deerfield Square.


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