Let us help you find the perfect optometrist

Dr. Randy Ricketts

Let us help you find the perfect optometrist

Locations

Eye Mechanix
1953 North Clybourn Avenue
Chicago, Illinois
Tue 11:00 am - 7:00 pm  
Wed 11:00 am - 7:00 pm  
Thu 11:00 am - 7:00 pm  
Fri 10:00 am - 6:00 pm  
Sat 10:00 am - 4:00 pm  

Biography

Dr. Ricketts attended The University of Wisconsin and pursued a major in chemistry. After graduating with a Bachelor of Science Degree, he continued his education at the Illinois College of Optometry, earning a Doctorate of Optometry in 1990. He also attended Vandercook College of Music for a year. While attending the Illinois College of Optometry Dr. Ricketts completed many internships: Primary Care, Ocular Emergencies, Vision Therapy and Low Vision at the Illinois Eye Institute. He has State Board Certifications in Illinois and Ohio; and is Therapeutically Licensed by the National Board of Optometry for the treatment of Ocular Diseases. While practicing Optometry in Chicago for over twenty years, Dr. Ricketts has had the privilege of helping many amazing people. Offering continual care and service to “old friends”, while meeting new people everyday is what makes his job so great. Dr. Ricketts has established Eye Mechanix to be integrated into the community by donating services and forging partnerships with many Chicago not-for-profit organizations.

Which cases do you enjoy treating? Why?

We enjoy all of our patients and listening to their needs and problems either with any eye related conditions or concerns. Also helping our patients with all of their vision needs.

What are you proud of in your practice?

We are proud of our office model as a whole. The examinations and our eyewear boutique.

Why should patients choose you as their provider instead of others in the area?

Our office is a unique setting. We offer personalized care in selecting eyewear and the doctor takes as much time as he needs explaining any questions. Our typical eye exam is about 45 minutes compared to an average of just 20 minutes in other offices.

What are the top 3 treatments that you specialize in?

Glaucoma Age related macular degeneration Dry Eye Syndrome

Offered Services 10 Services

Blepharitis Cataracts Conjunctivitis Consultation Eye Care Eye Exam Follow Up Visit Glaucoma Initial Visit Walk-In Visit

Blepharitis Cataracts Conjunctivitis Consultation Eye Care Eye Exam Follow Up Visit Glaucoma Initial Visit Walk-In Visit

Languages Spoken

English