Dr. Beatty Suiter, MD

Dr. Beatty Suiter, MD

Ophthalmology  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 45
Dr. Beatty Suiter, MD is an ophthalmology specialist in Shawnee Mission, KS and has been practicing for 10 years. He graduated from University Of Kansas / School Of Medicine in 1999 and specializes in ophthalmology.

9301 W 74th St Ste 210

Shawnee Mission, KS 66204

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • American Enterprise Group
  • American Republic
  • Assurant Health
  • AvMed
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Illinois
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Kansas City
  • Cigna
  • 18 More

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Top Care Areas

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Wet Age-Related Macular Degeneration
very high
more than 99% of peers
Vitreous Hemorrhage
very high
more than 98% of peers
Diabetic Retinopathy
very high
more than 97% of peers

Dr. Suiter'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*

64  Conditions Treated

  • Acute Endophthalmitis
  • Age-Related Macular Degeneration
  • All Headaches (incl. Migraine)
  • Anterior Ischemic Optic Neuropathy
  • Aphakia and Other Disorders of Lens
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Benign Neoplasm of Choroid
  • Benign Neoplasm of Eye
  • Benign Tumor
  • Blindness
  • Brain Disorders
  • Chorioretinal Scars
  • Chronic Endophthalmitis
  • Contusion of the Eyeball
  • Degenerative Disorders of Globe
  • Diabetic Macular Edema (DME)
  • Diabetic Retinopathy
  • Diplopia
  • Drusen
  • Dry Age-Related Macular Degeneration
  • Dry Eyes
  • Endophthalmitis
  • Eye Cancer
  • Eye Infections
  • Floaters
  • Fuchs' Corneal Dystrophy
  • Glaucoma
  • Headache
  • Hyphema
  • Hypotony of Eye
  • Iridocyclitis
  • Lazy Eye
  • Macular Edema
  • Macular Hole
  • Macular Pucker
  • Migraine
  • Nearsightedness
  • Ocular Hypertension
  • Optic Neuritis
  • Panophthalmitis
  • Pinkeye (Conjunctivitis)
  • Posterior Vitreous Detachment
  • Presbyopia
  • Progressive High Myopia
  • Purulent Endophthalmitis
  • Retina Diseases
  • Retinal Artery Occlusion
  • Retinal Detachment
  • Retinal Detachment and Retinal Tear
  • Retinal Edema
  • Retinal Hemorrhage
  • Retinal Neovascularization
  • Retinal Telangiectasia
  • Retinal Vein Occlusion
  • Retinopathy of Prematurity (ROP)
  • Retinoschisis
  • Sympathetic Uveitis
  • Thyroid Disease
  • Uveitis and Iridocyclitis
  • Vascular Disease
  • Visual Field Defects
  • Vitreous Detachment
  • Vitreous Hemorrhage
  • Wet Age-Related Macular Degeneration


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15  Procedures

  • Destruction of Lesion of Retina and Choroid
  • Eye Surgery
  • Fluorscein Angiography
  • Lucentis® Injection
  • Optomap® Retinal Exam
  • Paracentesis of Anterior Eye
  • Repair of Retinal Detachment
  • Repair of Retinal Detachment or Retinal Tear
  • Retinal Laser Photocoagulation
  • Retinal Laser Surgery
  • Retinal Surgery
  • Retinal Testing
  • Scleral Buckling
  • Vitrectomy (incl. Macular Hole Repair)
  • Vitreoretinal Surgery

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.


  • University Of Kansas / Main Campus
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1995
  • University Of Kansas / School Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1999
  • Boston University Medical Center
    Internship Hospital | Completed 2001
  • Ucsd Shiley Eye Ctr
    Internship Hospital | Completed 2000
  • University Of Kansas Med Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed 2004
  • Retina Associates Pa
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 2008

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Suiter has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Suiter's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Suiter to family and friends
10 total reviews (3 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (10)

  • 5
  • 4
  • 3
  • 2
  • 1

Dr. Suiter's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

  • Explains condition(s) well

  • Answers questions

  • Time well spent


Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

  • Office environment

  • Staff friendliness

  • Average wait time

    31 to 45 minutes

Patient Comments (3)

I love Dr. Suiter. He is so kind, funny and respectful. I can tell he doesn't have a huge ego. He's very intelligent and really cares for me and his other patients. (Some of my friends go there too). Even though it can be a little bit of a wait it is worth it because he is SO thorough. He always...more
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Dr. Suiter is very caring and knowledgeable! I would definitely recommend him for any troubles with vision from retina issues.
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Dr. Suiter did 4 surgeries for my retinal detachment, all of which failed. I lost sight in my eye and almost lost my eye. I have since sought care with another retina doctor who said he wished I had come there first. It has taken three more surgeries, and my vision is limited, but at least I still...more
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