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For more information, call (630) 584-9850.

Providing high quality eye care with state of the art technology, Fox Valley Ophthalmology has assisted Fox Valley residents for over 35 years. Our two convenient locations in the Fox Valley Area - St. Charles and Elgin – offer the highest quality of care, close to you!

As evidenced in our mission statement, our board certified ophthalmologists, optometrists, opticians and certified ophthalmic technicians are sincerely committed to your health and well being. Our mission:

  • To keep up with advances in ophthalmology so that we may continue to provide the best medical and surgical eye care available...
  • To teach our patients to be aware of risks to vision and how to effectively care for their eyes...
  • To present and explain various treatment options, thereby helping patients to make informed decisions...
  • To treat patients with the kindness and respect that we would want shown to us and to our families...
  • To provide a comfortable atmosphere that fosters confidence and trust between doctor and patient...

Along with routine eye care for the entire family, from infants to seniors; the practice offers the most comprehensive medical and surgical eye care available, including:

  • Cataract
  • Laser Surgery
  • Laser Vision Correction LASIK/PRK
  • Glaucoma
  • Macular Degeneration
  • Retinal Care
  • Diabetic Retinopathy
  • Low Vision Services
  • Special Surgical Features including correction of eyelid droop (Blepharoplasty), corrective muscle surgery and no-stitch cataract surgery.

Read more about our comprehensive services on our website.

Fox Valley OphthalmologyA wide selection of the highest quality fashionable frames and latest lens innovations are available through our in-house optical department, Eyes of the Fox. You’ll find a complete selection of sunglasses, sports glasses and optical accessories at both locations. Other services include eyewear repairs and free adjustments. Frames and lenses purchased at Eyes of the Fox carry a 6 month warranty.

Fox Valley Ophthalmology will capably address your contact lens needs as well. Our contact lens specialists will recommend lenses that are best suited to your vision needs and lifestyle. Not only will they precisely fit your contact lens prescription, our optometrists are experts in difficult cases.

The seven doctors on staff each bring unique qualifications and specialties to Fox Valley Ophthalmology. Read more about each doctor on our
website: Alan Hefner, M.D.; Eric Quartetti, M.D.; Brian Heffelfinger, M.D.; Saima Jalal, M.D.; Maria Pica, O.D.; Alexandria Halkias, O.D.; and Anita Palmer, O.D., F.A.A.O. The doctors are on staff at Provena St. Joseph Hospital in Elgin, Sherman Hospital in Elgin, Delnor-Community Hospital in Geneva and Valley Ambulatory Surgery Center in St. Charles.

Convenient hours, 24 hour emergency service and the belief that vision is the ability to see things not only with the eyes, but also with the mind and heart are still more reasons to make Fox Valley Ophthalmology your family’s eye care choice.

Creating a vision for the future since 1973.


Fox Valley Ophthalmology