Elizabeth Chiang, MD, PhD

Dr. Elizabeth Chiang is a Board Certified Ophthalmologist who completed a fellowship in oculoplastic and reconstructive surgery at the Medical College of Wisconsin, Milwaukee, WI.

Dr. Chiang earned her undergraduate degree at California Institute of Technology in Pasadena, California. Then, at Case Western Reserve University School of Medicine in Cleveland, Ohio, she earned her doctorate of philosophy in neuroscience as well as her doctor of medicine degree. She spent the next several years in the Midwest with an internship at Akron General Medical Center in Akron, Ohio and an ophthalmology residency at Northwestern University in Chicago, Illinois.

Eyelid surgeries are the specialty of Dr. Chiang and she is passionate about improving the function and appearance of the eyelids. When not helping her patients, Dr. Chiang unwinds by hiking, kayaking, traveling, and practicing her photography skills. In fact, she’s been to over 40 countries and 6 continents. She enjoys hearing about her patients’ travels.

Oculofacial Plastic, Reconstructive Surgery

BS:  California Institute of Technology, Pasadena, CA, with honors

MD: Case Western Reserve University School of Medicine, Cleveland, OH

PhD:  Case Western Reserve University School of Medicine, Cleveland, OH


Akron General Medical Center, Akron, OH


Northwestern University, Chicago, IL


Oculoplastics: Medical College of Wisconsin, Milwaukee, WI


American Academy of Ophthalmology
Cleveland Ophthalmologic Society

Board Certified

American Board 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.