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Meet Our Team

10 Team Members
  • Brian Larsen, MD

    Brian Larsen, MD


    Board-certified ophthalmologist Dr. Brian P. Larsen specializes in treating retinal conditions, such as diabetic retinopathy and macular holes.

  • Scott Kirk, MD

    Scott Kirk, MD


    Board-certified ophthalmologist Dr. Scott Kirk is passionate about helping Chicago area patients improve their vision with advanced eye procedures.

  • Robert Pearlman, MD

    Robert Pearlman, MD


    Dr. Robert Pearlman is a board-certified ophthalmologist surgeon who specializes in treating diseases of the retina, including retinal detachment.

  • Kent Kirk, MD

    Kent Kirk, MD


    Dr. Kent Kirk is a board-certified ophthalmologist specializing in cataract surgery and laser vision correction procedures (LASIK and PRK).

  • Tyler Kirk, MD

    Tyler Kirk, MD


    Board-certified ophthalmologist Dr. Tyler Kirk specializes in performing advanced cataract and glaucoma surgeries to help patients gain better vision.

  • Carter Kirk, MD

    Carter Kirk, MD


    Dr. Carter Kirk is a third-generation, board-certified ophthalmologist specializing in traditional cataract surgery with IOLs.

  • Dean Bauer, OD

    Dean Bauer, OD


    Board-certified optometrist Dr. Dean Bauer specializes in contact lens fittings and assists patients who undergo cataract and refractive surgeries.

  • Kathleen M. Scarpulla, MD

    Kathleen M. Scarpulla, MD


    Dr. Scarpulla is a board certified Ophthalmologist who specializes in refractive laser cataract surgery, LASIK, ICL's and cornea transplants

  • Hiral Patel, OD

    Hiral Patel, OD


    Hiral Patel, OD, Graduated Magna Cum Laude from Midwestern University - Chicago College of Optometry in May 2022.

  • Peter Gunther, OD

    Peter Gunther, OD


    Dr Peter Gunther is a board-certified ophthalmologist with over twenty years of experience making him an invaluable member of Kirk Eye Center.