Gregory K. Pacelli, M.D., Ph.D

Specialties:

Ophthalmology
  • Silver Cross Health Connection

Call 815-676-6183

Accepting new patients.

Dr. Gregory Pacelli attended medical school at the University of Illinois at Chicago after having received his Bachelor of Science in Biological Sciences at the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign. In addition, prior to completing his medical degree, Dr. Pacelli completed a thesis on learning and memory earning his doctorate in Philosophy (PhD) at the University of Illinois at Chicago.

Dr. Pacelli's post-graduate training includes an internship performed at Illinois Masonic Medical Center, a residency in Ophthalmology performed at the University of Illinois at Chicago, and a fellowship in Pediatric Ophthalmology and Strabismus performed at the University of Colorado Health Sciences Center.

Subsequent to completing his training, Dr. Pacelli held academic positions at Louisiana State University (Director of Pediatric Ophthalmology, Assistant Professor) and Children's Surgical Foundation and Northwestern University (Clinical Assistant Professor).

Dr. Pacelli's areas of clinical interest include all facets of pediatric ophthalmology including strabismus (crossed or wandering eyes), blocked tear ducts, amblyopia (poor vision due to improper brain development of the visual pathway), diseases of the eye due to prematurity (retinopathy of prematurity), and infantile cataracts.

Dr. Pacelli is a Board-Certified Ophthalmologist and is a member of the American Academy of Ophthalmology. Diplomate, American Board of Ophthalmology Specializing in Adult & Pediatric Ophthalmology

Contact Information

Spectrum Eye Institute

Locations

Profile

Gender:

Male

Languages:

Spanish

Experience

Year began practicing: 1999

Year joined staff: 2002

Education

1995
University of Illinois

Internships

1996
Advocate Illinois Masonic Medical Center

Residency

1999
University of Illinois

Fellowship

2000
University of Colorado Health and Science Center

Board Certified

  • Ophthalmology

Accepted Insurance

  • UNICARE (HEALTHLINK)-PPO
  • AETNA-HMO
  • MEDICAID-MEDICAID
  • (GENERAL)-PPO, WORKERS COMPENSATION
  • MEDICARE-MEDICARE

Other Specialties

  • Ophthalmology

Accepting Referrals

  • Ophthalmology

Areas Of Interest

Pediatric Ophthalmology

Physicians on Silver Cross Hospital’s Medical Staff have expertise in their areas of practice to meet the needs of patients seeking their care. These physicians are independent practitioners on the Medical Staff and are not the agents or employees of Silver Cross Hospital. They treat patients based upon their independent medical judgment and they bill patients separately for their services.