Richard J. Grostern, M.D.

Dr. Richard Grostern's professional headshot

Richard J. Grostern, M.D., is the current Director of Ophthalmic Pathology and the former Director of Comprehensive Ophthalmology at Rush University Medical Center. He completed dual fellowships in Uveitis and Eye Pathology at the University of Wisconsin after completing his residency in ophthalmology at Rush in 1999. He completed medical school at the Chicago Medical School after graduating with Distinction from McGill University in Montreal, Canada.


His interests include eye pathology, uveitis, and cataract surgery.  He no longer sees patients or performs surgery but is available for consultations with other ophthalmologists upon request. He serves University Ophthalmology Associates in a management and consultative role.


Uveitis Fellowship

University of Wisconsin – Madison


Ophthalmic Pathology Fellowship

University of Wisconsin – Madison



Rush University Medical Center


Medical School

The Chicago Medical School


Professional Affiliations

American Academy of Ophthalmology
Chicago Ophthalmologic Society

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