Meet Dr. Rafael

Sandra Rafael

About Our Provider, Sandra Rafael


Dr. Sandra Rafael is a diplomate of the American Board of Optometry. She completed her undergraduate degree at Northeastern Illinois University and is a graduate of the
Illinois College of Optometry, where she received both a Bachelor of Visual Sciences and a Doctorate in Optometry.
Dr. Rafael is a member of the American Optometric Association and the Illinois Optometric Association.
Dr. Rafael founded Chicago Eyes in 1996, where she practiced the art of Optometry for 25 years.
She joined our team at the Eye Q Optique in the Illinois Medical District in 2022.

Dr. Rafael has extensive experience in medical optometry, providing family eye care, fitting specialty contact lenses for the treatment of keratoconus
and other corneal disorders, urgent eye care, including removing foreign bodies, treating eye infections, dry eye, binocular disorders, managing high myopia, highly astigmatic disorders, and other vision abnormalities.
Dr. S. Rafael is known for being knowledgeable and kind. Her love for her patients and the practice of optometry shows in every interaction.