Sean Hendricks, MD

Vitreoretinal Surgeon

Dr. Sean Hendricks joins Meadows Eye having previously served as the Medical Director at the Blessing Retina Center, part of the Blessing Health System, in Quincy, Illinois.

Dr. Hendricks is a native of Illinois, having gone to high school at the Illinois Mathematics and Science Academy, in Aurora, Illinois. He began his college career at Quincy University in Quincy, Illinois. During his time at Quincy University, Dr. Hendricks was a linebacker for the Quincy University football team. He completed his undergraduate degree at the University of Illinois in Urbana, Illinois. He went on to obtain his Medical Degree (M.D.) at the University of Illinois College of Medicine in Chicago, Illinois. He completed his Ophthalmology residency at LSU Health Sciences Center in Shreveport, Louisiana, serving as Chief Resident during his final year.

Dr. Hendricks chose to pursue additional training in retinal diseases and surgery, and was awarded a Vitreoretinal fellowship position at the Vitreoretinal Foundation/Eye Specialty Group in Memphis, Tennessee. Dr. Hendricks is board certified, and specializes in all aspects of vitreoretinal diseases and surgery. He is passionate about giving each of his patients his best effort, and is determined to achieve the best possible outcome for each patient.

Dr. Hendricks enjoys connecting with his patients and understands that visits with the retina surgeon can cause significant anxiety and fear for patients. He is dedicated to creating a positive and comfortable experience for his patients.

Dr. Hendricks is a member of the American Society of Retina Specialists, the American Academy of Ophthalmology, and the New Orleans Academy of Ophthalmology. He is fluent in German, and speaks some French as well as Russian. Dr. Hendricks’s hobbies include fitness training, traveling, and film. When he is not working he enjoys studying ancient military history, literature, soccer, and hockey. He is looking forward to exploring the Mojave desert with his children, and cheering on our Golden Knights!