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Emil George, O.D.

Emil George, O.D.

Dr. George graduated from Illinois College of Optometry, Chicago, IL with a Doctor of Optometry; and his undergraduate degree was in Biotechnology from Indiana University, Bloomington, IN. A Midwest native, Dr. George grew up in Carmel, IN. During his time in optometry school, Dr. George was involved in clinical research as well as teaching and tutoring optometry students. He was named to both the Clinical Dean’s List and Academic Dean’s List. Additionally, he completed the following clinical rotations:

  • Illinois Eye Institute, Chicago, IL
  • MyEyeDr, Westfield, IN
  • Woolfson Eye Institute, Atlanta, GA
  • The Villages VA, The Villages, FL

Dr. George joined Illinois Eye Center in 2021. He is licensed to perform primary care optometry, including the treatment and management of ocular disease.

In him free time, Dr. George enjoys going to the gym, watching TV shows and movies, and doing construction projects around the house. He is a big Indianapolis Colts fan and Sundays at his house are always full of football!

Primary Care Optometry, Contact Lenses, Ocular Disease Management


  • B.S: Biotechnology, Indiana University, Bloomington, IN
  • Doctorate of Optometry: Illinois College of Optometry, Chicago, IL
  • Clinical Rotations: 
    • Illinois Eye Institute, Chicago, IL
    • MyEyeDr, Westfield, IN
    • Woolfson Eye Institute, Atlanta, GA
    • The Villages VA, The Villages, FL
  • Member: American Optometric Association, Illinois Optometric Association