Dr. Andrew Jefferson, MD

Dr. Andrew Jefferson, MD

Ophthalmology  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 61
(21)
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Dr. Andrew Jefferson, MD is an ophthalmology specialist in Overland Park, KS. He graduated from University of Nebraska / College of Medicine and specializes in ophthalmology.

11500 Granada St Ste 200

Overland Park, KS 66211

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • CoreSource
  • Humana
  • MultiPlan
  • Mutual of Omaha
  • UnitedHealthCare

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Top Care Areas

See how frequently Dr. Jefferson performs your care needs compared to other doctors.

Glaucoma
normal
more than 68% of peers
Stye
normal
more than 60% of peers
Migraine
normal
more than 58% of peers

Dr. Jefferson's percentages are based on the rate of treatment compared to peers nationwide from insurance data. Learn more info about our data and this Top Care Areas component.

1  Specialties

  • Ophthalmology

1  Board Certifications

  • Ophthalmology
    Accredited by: American Board of Ophthalmology*

43  Conditions Treated

  • All Headaches (incl. Migraine)
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Bell's Palsy
  • Blepharitis
  • Brain Disorders
  • Cataract
  • Chalazion
  • Chorioretinal Scars
  • Conjunctival Hemorrhage
  • Contusion of the Eyeball
  • Corneal Diseases
  • Corneal Erosion
  • Diabetic Macular Edema (DME)
  • Diabetic Retinopathy
  • Diplopia
  • Drooping Eyelids (Ptosis)
  • Drusen
  • Dry Age-Related Macular Degeneration
  • Dry Eyes
  • Ectropion of Eyelid
  • Eye Infections
  • Eyelid Disorders
  • Fuchs' Corneal Dystrophy
  • Glaucoma
  • Headache
  • Iridocyclitis
  • Keratitis
  • Lazy Eye
  • Malignant Neoplasm of Eye
  • Migraine
  • Nearsightedness
  • Nystagmus
  • Optic Neuritis
  • Pigment Dispersion Syndrome
  • Pinkeye (Conjunctivitis)
  • Presbyopia
  • Pterygium
  • Retina Diseases
  • Senile Cataracts
  • Stye
  • Uveitis and Iridocyclitis
  • Vascular Disease
  • Wet Age-Related Macular Degeneration

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9  Procedures

Background Check

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.

Education

  • University of Nebraska / College of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated
  • University of Kansas Medical Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Jefferson has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Jefferson's Reviews

4.7
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Jefferson to family and friends
21 total reviews (12 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (21)

  • 5
    (18)
  • 4
    (1)
  • 3
    (1)
  • 2
    (1)
  • 1
    (0)

Dr. Jefferson's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    EXCELLENT
  • Explains condition(s) well

    EXCELLENT
  • Answers questions

    EXCELLENT
  • Time well spent

    EXCELLENT

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    EXCELLENT
  • Office environment

    EXCELLENT
  • Staff friendliness

    EXCELLENT
  • Average wait time

    10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (12)

Dr. Jefferson's explanations are detailed, and understandable. He carefully reviews patient information and caught my non-textbook sleep apnea. He is an excellent listener.
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He is very professional and his nurse was so energetic and great. Explained everything thoroughly.
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Dr. Andrew Jefferson is a truly professional doctor who is able to assist his patients with excellent care due to his experience, compassion, attention to detail and study to stay abreast of developments in ophthalmology, impacts of disease and aging on eyes and eye care. His examinations are...more
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I was very impressed with Karen, who did my optical nerve scan and the initial examination. She was very personable and explained everything she was doing. I have never received detailed explanations about exam procedures before, and I was very appreciative. Dr. Jefferson and his staff, as...more
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I have been a patient of Dr Jefferson for several years now. I appreciate how efficient he is and how he always seems to have my best interests in mind.
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