Dr. Christopher Frame was raised in Pittsburgh, PA
and received a Bachelor of Science Degree
in Biology from Indiana University in Bloomington, IN
. He continued his education at the Illinois College of Optometry in Chicago, where he was awarded a Trustees scholarship. After four years of optometry school, he graduated with a Doctor of Optometry degree. Before joining Family Eye Care of Elmwood Park
, Dr. Frame practiced for a number of years in the Chicagoland area.
Dr. Frame has experience in fitting many types of contact lenses
, co-managing laser vision surgery, and diagnosing and managing eye diseases, such as dry eye syndrome
, and macular degeneration
. He also offers Corneal Refractive Therapy (CRT)
, in which specialty reshaping lenses are worn at night to eliminate the need for daytime glasses and contact lenses. He is certified by the National Board Examiners of Optometry and is licensed to diagnose and treat eye disease in the state of Illinois. In order to maintain the most up to date training, he attends continuing education courses
Dr. Frame lives in the Bucktown neighborhood of Chicago with his wife. In his spare time, he enjoys the restaurant and music scene of Chicago, as well as cheering on his alma mater, Indiana University.
Our optician, Colleen, is an integral part of Family Eye Care of Elmwood Park. She has been with Family Eye Care for over 12 years. She helps keep the office running by doing everything from scheduling appointments, to verifying insurance benefits, to assisting patients in the optical.
Our newest employee, Connie, has several years of experience in the field of optometry. She brings an enthusiastic attitude to Family Eye Care of Elmwood Park. She helps run our front reception area and assists patients in the optical with the selection of their prescription eyewear.