Contact Our River Forest Eye Doctors


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Located just five minutes west of Downtown Oak Park and about 10 miles away from O’Hare International Airport, Kirk Eye Center’s River Forest location has served the eye care needs of Chicago-area residents for more than 35 years. It is also home to our state-of-the-art AAAHC-accredited ambulatory surgical center.

Kirk Eye Center provides a full range of eye care services. Whether you need a general eye exam, LASIK eye surgery or specialized help with a serious eye condition such as cataracts or glaucoma, our experienced ophthalmologists can ensure you receive the highest quality of care available, all under one roof. Our Optical Center offers an array of designer and non-designer eyeglass frames including Prada, Hugo Boss, Marc Jacobs, Coach, Silhouette, Fendi, John Varvatos and more.

Schedule an Appointment or LASIK Consultation Now

To schedule an appointment or LASIK consultation at our River Forest office, please complete the form on this page, use the chat function or call 708-771-3334. We welcome patients from Cicero and other communities in the Chicago area. Appointments are not necessary to visit our optical center for glasses and contacts.

Email Us to Schedule Your Consultation:

Kirk Eye Center
7427 Lake Street
River Forest,
Toll Free:
Clinic/Optical Hours
Mon: 8:30 AM – 5 PM
Tues: 8:30 AM- 5 PM
Wed: 8:30 AM – 3 PM
Thurs: 8:30 AM - 5 PM
Fri: 8:30 AM - 3 PM
Sat: By Appointment Only

Driving Directions

From Downtown Chicago:

  • Head south on S Federal St toward W Van Buren St
  • Turn right at the 1st cross street onto W Van Buren St
  • Turn left onto S Wells St
  • Turn right at the 1st cross street onto W Congress Pkwy
  • Continue onto I-290 W (signs for I-90)
  • Take exit 26A toward Independence Boulevard
  • Merge onto W Congress Pkwy
  • Turn right onto S Independence Blvd
  • Turn left onto W Jackson Blvd
  • Continue straight to stay on W Jackson Blvd
  • Turn right onto S Austin Blvd
  • Turn left onto Washington Blvd
  • Turn right onto Harlem Ave
  • Turn left onto Lake St
  • Destination will be on the left

Mass Transit

Our River Forest location is conveniently located on the Green Line of the Metra, at the Harlem/Lake stop.

Office Photos & Virtual Tour

Exterior of Kirk Eye Center's River Forest, Chicago Office Building