Our Doctors


Robert M. Grohe, O.D.


Robert M. Grohe, O.D. specializes in working with patients whose complex medical conditions, such as keratoconus, extreme astigmatism or post corneal surgery, require complex contact lens fitting at the Wheaton Eye Clinic.

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Dr. Grohe received his B.A. degree in biology from Millikin University and his B.S. Degree in Visual Science and Optometric Degree from the Illinois College of Optometry.


Dr. Grohe was a contact lens consultant at the Northwestern University Medical School before joining the Wheaton Eye Clinic. He continues to serve Northwestern Medical School as Assistant Professor of Clinical Ophthalmology for resident contact lens and optics instruction.

Dr. Grohe frequently speaks at professional ophthalmic organizations as well as medical and optometry schools. He also acts as a clinical investigator for new contact lens materials, solutions and products. In addition, Dr. Grohe serves on the editorial boards of several professional publications and has authored, or co-authored, several textbooks on clinical contact lens practices.


Dr. Grohe is certified by the Illinois Board of Optometric Examiners.


Dr. Grohe is a Fellow in the American Academy of Optometry and a member of the American Optometric Association, the Contact Lens Section, the Illinois Low Vision Society, the National Eye Research Foundation and the National Keratoconus Foundation.


Dr. Grohe sees patients by appointment at the following locations:

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