About Dr. Rutkowski

Illinois patients know Nicholas Rutkowski, OD, as an honest, caring, and understanding optometrist who always puts their needs first. In his role as the founder and lead optometrist at Nicholas Rutkowski, O.D. and Associates, Dr. Rutkowski offers superior vision and eye care to patients at two locations in Frankfort and Bourbonnais, Illinois. Some of the many services Dr. Rutkowski offers include eye exams, glasses, contacts, dry eye treatment, and red eye treatment. Dr. Nicholas Rutkowski is one of the top eye doctors in the Northeastern part of Illinois and performs quality work in eye care services. 

Dr. Rutkowski earned his undergraduate degree in pre-medicine and biology at Augustana College in Rock Island, Illinois. He earned his optometric degree at Illinois College of Optometry in Chicago, Illinois. Since he graduated in 2010, he’s focused his attention on comprehensive eye exams, management of eye diseases, contact lens fittings, and pediatric eye care. Dr. Rutkowski is an active member of the American Optometric Association and the Illinois Optometric Association.

Dr. Rutkowski understands that the optometric industry has a reputation for extremes when it comes to eye care. Many patients believe that you can get either cheap and poor-quality care or expensive high-quality care. But at Nicholas Rutkowski, O.D. and Associates, patients get the perfect balance: affordable top-notch eye care. He and his team are honest and don’t have a hidden agenda. They give patients the information they need to make eye care choices on their own. Dr. Rutkowski never recommends anything that he wouldn’t recommend to his own family.

In his free time, Dr. Rutkowski enjoys reading, cycling, and fishing. He and his wife are the proud parents of two daughters. 

Dr. Rutkowski welcomes new patients at all three locations of Nicholas Rutkowski, O.D. and Associates. 

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Nicholas Rutkowski, O.D. and Associates

Illinois patients know Nicholas Rutkowski, OD, as an honest, caring, and understanding optometrist who always puts their needs first. In his role as the founder and lead optometrist at Nicholas Rutkowski, O.D. and Associates, Dr. Rutkowski offers superior vision and eye care to patients at two locations in Frankfort and Bourbonnais, Illinois. Some of the many services Dr. Rutkowski offers include eye exams, glasses, contacts, dry eye treatment, and red eye treatment. Dr. Nicholas Rutkowski is one of the top eye doctors in the Northeastern part of Illinois and performs quality work in eye care services. 

Dr. Rutkowski earned his undergraduate degree in pre-medicine and biology at Augustana College in Rock Island, Illinois. He earned his optometric degree at Illinois College of Optometry in Chicago, Illinois. Since he graduated in 2010, he’s focused his attention on comprehensive eye exams, management of eye diseases, contact lens fittings, and pediatric eye care. Dr. Rutkowski is an active member of the American Optometric Association and the Illinois Optometric Association.

Dr. Rutkowski understands that the optometric industry has a reputation for extremes when it comes to eye care. Many patients believe that you can get either cheap and poor-quality care or expensive high-quality care. But at Nicholas Rutkowski, O.D. and Associates, patients get the perfect balance: affordable top-notch eye care. He and his team are honest and don’t have a hidden agenda. They give patients the information they need to make eye care choices on their own. Dr. Rutkowski never recommends anything that he wouldn’t recommend to his own family.

In his free time, Dr. Rutkowski enjoys reading, cycling, and fishing. He and his wife are the proud parents of two daughters. 

Dr. Rutkowski welcomes new patients at all three locations of Nicholas Rutkowski, O.D. and Associates. 


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