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Maria Soledad Cortina, MD


Director, Comprehensive Ophthalmology Faculty Practice (COFP)
Director, General Eye Clinic
Director, Artificial Cornea Program
Co-Director, Cornea Fellowship Program

Department of Ophthalmology and Visual Sciences

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Dr. Cortina is an attending physician in the Cornea Service and Director of the Comprehensive Ophthalmology Faculty Practice, the General Eye Clinic, and the Keratoprosthesis Artificial Cornea Program within the Cornea Service. She conducts basic science investigations into the regeneration of corneal nerves following corneal and refractive surgery. Dr. Cortina, who is fluent in Spanish, joined the Illinois Eye and Ear Infirmary in 2010 and is board certified in ophthalmology.


MD: University of Buenos Aires School of Medicine, Argentina
Residency: Louisiana State University School of Medicine
Research Fellowship: Neuroscience Center, Louisiana State University
Clinical Fellowship in Cornea: Illinois Eye and Ear Infirmary