Ophthalmologist Group with over 130 years of combined experience

providing high quality, compassionate, patient centered care throughout the Northwest Suburbs!

Welcome, and thank you for visiting our website! If you are a current patient, thank you for allowing SAO the opportunity to fulfill your eye care needs. If you are a new visitor, we look forward to meeting you and exploring the various options available for correcting or enhancing your vision. 


Suburban Associates in Ophthalmology is proud to announce the addition to of Doctor Alex Yeung to our amazing team!

Dr. Alex Yeung earned his bachelor's degree in biology and medical degree from the University of Illinois at Chicago (UIC). He then completed his ophthalmology residency at Cook County Hospital. Dr .Yeung specializes in laser-assisted cataract surgery with multifocal/accommodating lenses, glaucoma surgery with transcleral diode lasers and MIGS (minimally invasive glaucoma surgery), and comprehensive eye exams. Dr. Yeung is fluent in English, Spanish, and Cantonese. He enjoys spending his free time with his wife, playing volleyball, and taking his 1 year old labradoodle to the park.


Please call 847-253-4040 and schedule an appointment to have your eyes checked with Dr. Yeung today!! 



Dear Suburban Associates in Ophthalmology Patient,

We at Suburban Associates in Ophthalmology appreciate your understanding during these unprecedented times as we navigate how to provide the highest quality, patient-centered care while keeping everyone safe. 

Please notify us at 847-253-4040 is you have any signs of: 

  • Cough
  • Shortness of breath or difficulty breathing

Or at least two of these symptoms:

  • Fever
  • Headache
  • Muscle pain
  • Chills
  • Sore Throat
  • Repeated shaking with chills
  • New loss of taste

-If you have any of the above symptoms we may ask you to reschedule your appointment even if you have been full vaccinated.

-All patients coming in to our office are required to wear a mask. 

-All of our staff will be wearing protective masks. 
-We will have aerosol shields at the check-in and check-out desks. 

-Please come to your visit alone or bring only those essential to your visit with you (i.e. translators, caregivers, guardians, etc.). All others should wait for you outside of the office or in the car.   

-Exam rooms will be sanitized between patients.

-We ask that patients complete their check-in forms online before showing up in the office. You may find these forms under the patient resources tab.

If you would like to schedule an office visit, please call our office at 847-253-4040. 

Once again, we at Suburban Associates in Ophthalmology are appreciative of your understanding as we navigate through this new normal. We will do everything in our power to provide exemplary Ophthalmology services while keeping everyone safe.


The Doctors at Suburban Associates in Ophthalmology

We would love to hear from you, so please contact us via telephone with any questions, comments, or concerns that you might have, or to schedule an appointment 


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The Nelson-Curnyn Free Eye Clinic

Wishing you health and happiness,


Arlington Heights Medical Center
1100 West Central Road,
Suite 205
Arlington Heights, IL 60005
Phone: (847) 253-4040
Fax: (224) 232-5799

St. Alexius Medical Center
1555 Barrington Road,
Bldg. #3, Suite 3150
Hoffman Estates, IL 60169
Phone: (847) 253-4040
Fax: (847) 885-3390

Alexian Brothers Medical Center
800 Biesterfield Road
Eberle Bldg, Suite 710
Elk Grove, IL 60007
Phone: (847) 253-4040
Fax: (847) 290-0204

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