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Doctors & Staff

Meet the Palatine Vision Center Team!

Morris S. Lehrfeld, O.D.

Dr. Lehrfeld has been with Palatine Vision Center since 1991.  He received his Bachelor of Science from the University of Illinois at Champaign-Urbana, and earned his Doctor of Optometry from the University of Missouri-St. Louis.

Dr. Lehrfeld practices primary care optometry, and enjoys fitting of all types of contact lenses including hard to fit contact lenses.  He is certified in the diagnosis and treatment of ocular diseases such as glaucoma, eye infections, and Dry Eye.  He also co-manages patients with laser vision correction and Cataract surgery. He is a member of the American Optometric Association, AOA Contact Lens Section, Illinois Optometric Association, and the Chicago North Side Optometric Society.

Dr. Lehrfeld and his wife, Jodi, have 2 children, Joshua and Lindsey.  Dr. Lehrfeld enjoys playing golf, running and biking when not in the office.

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Laura M. Rosanova-Philipp, O.D.

Dr. Rosanova-Philipp joined our practice in 2002.  She was born and raised in Palatine, attending Fremd High School.  Dr. Rosanova-Philipp is a graduate of Marquette University where she earned her Bachelor of Science degree.  She earned her Doctor of Optometry degree from the Illinois College of Optometry.

Dr. Rosanova-Philipp practices primary eye care and enjoys working with patients of all ages.  She is certified in the diagnosis and treatment of eye diseases including glaucoma and eye infections and specializes in contact lenses, Dry Eye, and allergies.  She also co-manages patients having cataract surgery and Laser Vision Correction.

She is a member of American and Illinois Optometric Associations, the AOA Contact Lens Section, and the Chicago Northside Optometric Society.  Dr. Rosanova-Philipp lives in Palatine with her husband, Greg, and sons James and Luke.  She enjoys being part of the PTA, running in local races and spending time with her family.

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Katie Cupuro Maurer, O.D.

Dr. Maurer earned her Bachelors of Science from the University of Illinois Urbana-Champaign while working at Palatine Vision Center as a technician. She completed her Doctorate of Optometry from the Illinois College of Optometry and clinical rotations in a wide range of practice settings, including the VA healthcare system, the Illinois Eye Institute Pediatric/Vision Therapy Service, as well as an ophthalmology practice specializing in glaucoma and cataracts.  Dr. Maurer holds memberships in the Beta Sigma Kappa Honor Society, American and Illinois Optometric Society, as well as the Tomb and Key Honor Fraternity.

Dr. Maurer practices comprehensive eye care ranging from pediatric to senior eye care, ensuring all members of the family have their visual needs met.  She enjoys working with children, fitting contact lenses, as well as treating a wide range of eye conditions, including co-managing patients having cataract surgery and laser vision correction.  She is certified to use medications to treat conditions such as eye infections, dry eye syndrome, and glaucoma.

Spending time with her siblings and nieces, running along the Chicago lakefront, and going to country music concerts is where you will find Dr. Maurer during her free time.




The Palatine Vision Center Front Desk and Administrative Staff