Omar Iqbal, MD

Dr. Omar Iqbal is an Ophthalmologist, specializing in Vitreoretinal Surgery. His educational background includes earning his Bachelor of Science from the University of Florida in Microbiology and Cell Science. Afterward, he received his Doctor of Medicine at the same university before embarking on his residency at Louisiana State University-Shreveport and serving as Chief Resident during his final year. Dr. Iqbal then went on to serve as a vitreoretinal surgery fellow at Augusta University Medical College of Georgia before joining Illinois Eye Center. He is a member of the American Society of Retina Specialists and the American Academy of Ophthalmology. Dr. Iqbal is passionate about using the very latest technology and techniques in order to provide the best care for his patients. Dr. Iqbal lives in Peoria with his wife.

Vitreoretinal Diseases

B.S.: University of Florida, Gainesville, FL

Doctorate of Medicine: University of Florida, Gainesville, FL


Osceola Regional Medical Center- University of Central Florida, Kissimmee, FL


Louisiana State University, Shreveport, LA


Augusta University Medical College of Augusta, Augusta, GA


American Society of Retina Specialists, American Academy of Ophthalmology


American Academy of Ophthalmology

Board Certified

American Board of Ophthalmology


Holiday Hours

Saturday, 9/2

Peoria office open by appointment only

(Pekin & Washington are always closed on Saturdays)

Monday, 9/4

All offices closed

Tuesday, 9/5

Peoria & Pekin offices resume normal hours

Note: The Washington office will remain closed for renovations until Monday, Sept 18. 2023