Dr. Abraham K. Poulose, MD

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Specializes in Ophthalmology • Male • Age 49

11261 Nall Ave
Leawood, KS 66211
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Dr. Poulose's Experience

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Dr. Poulose's Specialties

  • Ophthalmology

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Hospital Quality

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Saint Luke's Hospital of Kansas City
4401 Wornall Rd
Kansas City, MO 64111

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Appointments & Offices

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Accepting new patients?

  • Yes
Sabates Eye Centers
Leawood Eye Center
11261 Nall Ave
Leawood, KS 66211
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Independence Eye Center
4741 S Arrowhead Dr
Independence, MO 64055
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    Dr. Poulose's Experience

    Specialties

    • Ophthalmology

    Board Certifications

    • Ophthalmology
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    • Anterior Vitrectomy
    • Cataract Removal Surgery
    • Destruction of Lesion of Retina and Choroid
    • Eye Surgery
    • Ocular Prosthetics
    • Paracentesis of Anterior Eye
    • Repair of Retinal Detachment or Retinal Tear
    • Vitrectomy (incl. Macular Hole Repair)
    • Vitreoretinal Surgery
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    • Acute Endophthalmitis
    • Age-Related Macular Degeneration
    • Anterior Ischemic Optic Neuropathy
    • Aphakia and Other Disorders of Lens
    • Astigmatism
    • Autoimmune Diseases
    • Bell's Palsy
    • Benign Neoplasm of Choroid
    • Benign Neoplasm of Eye
    • Benign Tumor
    • Blepharitis
    • Blind Hypertensive Eye
    • Blind Hypotensive Eye
    • Blindness
    • Blocked Tear Duct
    • Cancer
    • Cataract
    • Central Serous Chorioretinopathy
    • Chalazion
    • Chorioretinal Scars
    • Conjunctival Hemorrhage
    • Corneal Abrasion or Laceration
    • Degenerative Disorders of Globe
    • Diabetic Macular Edema (DME)
    • Diabetic Retinopathy
    • Diplopia
    • Disseminated Chorioretinitis and Disseminated Retinochoroiditis
    • Drooping Eyelids (Ptosis)
    • Drusen
    • Dry Eyes
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    • Ectropion of Eyelid
    • Endophthalmitis
    • Entropion
    • Exotropia
    • Eye Cancer
    • Eye Infections
    • Eyelid Disorders
    • Farsightedness
    • Floaters
    • Fuchs' Corneal Dystrophy
    • Glaucoma
    • Graves' Disease
    • Headache
    • Herpetic Keratitis
    • Hypertropia
    • Hypopyon
    • Hypotony of Eye
    • Iridocyclitis
    • Keratitis
    • Lazy Eye
    • Macular Edema
    • Macular Hole
    • Malignant Neoplasm of Eye
    • Marfan Syndrome
    • Migraine
    • Nearsightedness
    • Ocular Hypertension
    • Optic Neuritis
    • Panophthalmitis
    • Pigment Dispersion Syndrome
    • Pinguecula
    • Pinkeye (Conjunctivitis)
    • Presbyopia
    • Progressive High Myopia
    • Pterygium
    • Purulent Endophthalmitis
    • Retained Intraocular Foreign Body, Non-Magnetic
    • Retina Diseases
    • Retinal Detachment and Retinal Tear
    • Retinal Dystrophy
    • Retinal Hemorrhage
    • Retinal Ischemia
    • Retinal Neovascularization
    • Retinal Vein Occlusion
    • Retinopathy of Prematurity (ROP)
    • Retinoschisis
    • Sarcoidosis
    • Senile Cataracts
    • Sjögren's Syndrome
    • Stye
    • Thyroid Disease
    • Trichiasis
    • Uveitis and Iridocyclitis
    • Vascular Disease
    • Visual Field Defects
    • Vitreous Hemorrhage
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    Background Check for Dr. Poulose

    Malpractice Claims not available

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    0 Sanctions

    • No sanctions history found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

    0 Board Actions

    • No board actions found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.
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    Awards & Recognitions

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    Education & Training

    Medical School

    Emory University
    Graduated in 1991

    Internship Hospital

    University Kans
    Complete in 1992

    Residency Hospital

    University Of Missouri-Kansas City
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    Languages Spoken by Dr. Poulose & Staff

    • English
    • Spanish
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    Dr. Poulose's Hospital Quality

    The right hospital is as important as the right doctor

    Healthgrades Hospital Quality Ratings

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    • Saint Luke's Hospital of Kansas City

    • Truman Medical Center Hospital Hill

    • Truman Medical Center Lakewood

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    Patient Satisfaction

    Patients' feedback on their experience with Dr. Poulose

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    Likelihood to Recommend

    3.5
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    • 1 review

    3.5 out of 5

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    5 out of 5
    - in Olathe, KS |

    Office is very busy but the doctor is very good and answering questions and taking time with his patients when he needs to.

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    Appointments & Offices

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    Is Dr. Poulose accepting new patients?

    • Yes.

    What insurance does he accept?*

    • AARP
    • Aetna
    • American Enterprise Group
    • American Republic
    • Bakery & Confectionary Union Plan
    • Beech Street (Multiplan)
    • Blue Cross Blue Shield
    • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Kansas
    • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Kansas City
    • ChoiceCare Network
    • Cigna
    • Commercial Insurance Company
    • Community Care Network
    • CoreSource
    • Coventry Health Care
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    • Davis Vision
    • EyeMed Vision Care
    • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
    • Freedom Health
    • Galaxy Health Network
    • Golden Rule
    • Government Employees Health Association (GEHA)
    • Health Payors Organization
    • HealthChoice
    • HealthLink
    • HealthSmart
    • Humana
    • Mail Handlers Benefit Plan (MHBP)
    • Medicaid
    • Medico
    • Molina Healthcare
    • National Elevator
    • National Preferred Provider Network
    • National Provider Network
    • PHP-Physicians Health Plan
    • Planvista
    • Preferred Health Professionals
    • Principal Life
    • Private HealthCare Systems
    • Pyramid Life
    • Sterling Life Insurance Company
    • The Great-West Life Assurance Company
    • Thrivent Financial
    • Tricare
    • Vision Service Plan (VSP)
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    Office Locations

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    Sabates Eye Centers
    Leawood Eye Center
    11261 Nall Ave
    Leawood, KS 66211
    (913) 261-2020 (Office)
    (913) 261-2090 (Fax)
    B
    Sabates Eye Centers
    Independence Eye Center
    4741 S Arrowhead Dr
    Independence, MO 64055
    (913) 261-2020 (Office)
    C
    Sabates Eye Centers
    Truman Medical Eye Center - Lakewood
    7900 Lees Summit Rd
    Kansas City, MO 64139
    (816) 404-6965 (Office)
    D
    Sabates Eye Centers
    Truman Medical Eye Center - Hospital Hill
    660 E 24th St
    Kansas City, MO 64108
    (816) 404-3900 (Office)
    E
    Children's Mercy Hospital OPH Clinic
    2401 Gillham Rd # 4602
    Kansas City, MO 64108
    (816) 234-3046 (Office)
    F
    Sabates Eye Centers
    St. Luke's Plaza Eye Center
    4320 Wornall Rd
    Kansas City, MO 64111
    (913) 261-2020 (Office)
    G
    Sabates Eye Centers
    Northland Eye Center
    5811 NW Barry Rd
    Kansas City, MO 64154
    (913) 261-2020 (Office)
    (913) 261-2090 (Fax)
    H
    Sabates Eye Centers
    St. Joseph Eye Center
    3913 Sherman Ave
    Saint Joseph, MO 64506
    (913) 261-2020 (Office)
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