Dr. Santilukka graduated from the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign with a Bachelor of Arts in English. She then earned her Doctorate of Optometry through the Illinois College of Optometry. While there, she was inducted into both the Beta Sigma Kappa Honor Society and the Tomb and Key Honor Society. She completed clinical rotations at the Ilinois Eye Institute, the North Chicago VA Hospital and at Chicago Glaucoma Consultants. Her specialty is the management and treatment of ocular disease for both pediatric and adult patients. Dr. Santilukka has received her orthokeratology certification to fit the Euclid Emerald lens for myopia management and treatment.