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Dr. Tamara Fountain

Facial Plastic Surgery
Deerfield, IL
34 years experience female

Locations

Office

Deerfield, IL

Address

740 Waukegan Rd Ste 360, Deerfield, IL
Directions

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Specialties
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Facial Plastic Surgery

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3 Answers
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A 39-year-old female asked:
Dr. Tamara Fountain
Facial Plastic Surgery 34 years experience
Short : Short answer: yes. Most likely isn't serious, but it could be. Possibilities: mild inflammation of your eyelids, dry eyes or corneal abrasion, or ... Read More
Created for people with ongoing healthcare needs but benefits everyone.
A male asked:
Dr. Tamara Fountain
Facial Plastic Surgery 34 years experience
Evisceration : Evisceration is a method of taking an eye out. We generally try not to remove an eye unless it becomes unsightly or painful to the patient. Over tim... Read More
Created for people with ongoing healthcare needs but benefits everyone.
A member asked:
Dr. Tamara Fountain
Facial Plastic Surgery 34 years experience
You : You most likely have myokymia. Very common and typically not serious, but annoying and distracting as you describe. Triggers that can bring it on in... Read More
Created for people with ongoing healthcare needs but benefits everyone.

Testimonials
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Recommendations
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Thank you notes
HealthTap member
Dec 16, 2012
I was referred to Dr. Fountain for a frustrating tearing problem. With a minimal surgical procedure, she was able to correct the problem, as well as improve my peripherial vision! She explained ever...Read More
HealthTap member
Dec 16, 2012
"You need Dr. Fountain" as said to me by a friend. My experience from the time I entered the office with her personable staff to meeting Dr. Fountain was very impressive. My eyelids needed attention...Read More
HealthTap member
Dec 16, 2012
The doctor performed a surgical procedure for a drooping eyelid in her office. I preferred the office setting to the hospital, and I'm glad she gave me a choice. I was a little anxious, but she and he...Read More
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How long does the surgery take

Education & Training

Medical/Graduate school

Harvard Medical School
Graduated 1988MD

Medical/Graduate school

Stanford University
Graduated 1984MD

Residency

The Johns Hopkins Hospital

Residency

Pennsylvania Hospital

Awards

Top Ophthalmologist, Top Doctors in America
Best Doctor, Best Doctors in America
Secretariat Award, American Academy of Ophthalmology

Affiliations

American Academy of Ophthalmology
American Society of Ophthalmic Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery
Illinois Association of Ophthalmology
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