Christian M. Briggs, MD

Dr. Christian Briggs is a comprehensive Ophthalmologist who has obtained extensive training in providing primary care for all diseases and conditions of the eye, including cataract and LASIK surgery. Earning his MD from Indiana University School of Medicine in Indianapolis, IN, he also holds a BS in Physics from Indiana University’s Bloomington campus, with minors in Mathematics, Chemistry, and Biology. Dr. Briggs completed his residency at the University of Louisville in Louisville, KY, before joining Illinois Eye Center. He is an active member of the American Academy of Ophthalmology and the Association for Research in Vision and Ophthalmology. Dr. Briggs puts excellent patient care first, working toward the best outcomes for his patients. He resides in the Peoria area along with his wife and daughters. In his spare time, Dr. Briggs enjoys carpentry, SCUBA diving, travel, and reading classic science fiction.

Comprehensive Ophthalmology, Cataract Surgery

B.S.: Indiana University, Bloomington, IN
Doctorate of Medicine: Indiana University School of Medicine, Indianapolis, IN


Indiana University Health – Ball Memorial, Muncie, IN


University of Louisville, Louisville, KY


American Academy of Ophthalmology, Association for Research in Vision and Ophthalmology
(ARVO), American Medical Association


American Academy of Ophthalmology


Schedule Change - Pekin Clinic

 Illinois Eye Center office in Pekin will be closed during the 12:00pm-1:00pm hour on Wednesday, June 19. This includes the Optical Department. Our Peoria and Washington clinic locations are open for walk-in optical services during this period. EyeCareTODAY is also available at our Peoria location for walk-in exams and urgent eye care.

4th of July Hours

Services at Illinois Eye Center on July 4th will be available by appointment only. Illinois Eye Center wishes you a happy and safe Independence Day holiday.