Dr. Charles Whitfill, MD

Dr. Charles Whitfill, MD

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Age 53
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Dr. Charles Whitfill, MD is an ophthalmology specialist in Wichita, KS and has been practicing for 19 years. He graduated from University Of Oklahoma / Health Sciences Center in 1995 and specializes in ophthalmology, pediatric surgery, and more.Read his story

1277 N Maize Rd

Wichita, KS 67212

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Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • AvMed
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • CoreSource
  • Coventry Health Care
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Humana
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Dr. Whitfill's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Nystagmus
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Whitfill treats Nystagmus more than 94% of his peers

Dr. Whitfill treats this condition more than 94% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Congenital Motor Nystagmus
  • Nystagmus 1, Congenital, X-Linked
  • Nystagmus 2, Congenital, Autosomal Dominant
  • Nystagmus, Congenital Motor, Autosomal Recessive
  • Nystagmus, Hereditary Vertical
  • Nystagmus, Myoclonic
Tear Duct Disorders
normal
normal

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Whitfill treats Tear Duct Disorders more than 67% of his peers

Dr. Whitfill treats this condition more than 67% of his peers

Eye Infections
normal
normal

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Whitfill treats Eye Infections more than 9% of his peers

Dr. Whitfill treats this condition more than 9% of his peers

Dr. Whitfill's conditions and procedures:

  • All Headaches (incl. Migraine)
  • Allergic Conjunctivitis
  • Anisocoria
  • Astigmatism
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Autoimmune Thyroid Diseases
  • Benign Neoplasm of Eye
  • Benign Tumor
  • Blindness
  • Blocked Tear Duct
  • Blood Disorders
  • Cancer
  • Canthoplasty and Canthopexy
  • Cataract
  • Cataract Removal Surgery
  • Conjunctival Hemorrhage
  • Contusion of the Eyeball
  • Diplopia
  • Enucleation of Eye
  • Esotropia
  • Exophoria
  • Exotropia
  • Extraocular Muscle Surgery
  • Eye Cancer
  • Eye Disease
  • Eye Examination
  • Eye Infections
  • Eye Injuries
  • Eye Surgery
  • Eyelid Growth
  • Farsightedness
  • Foreign Body Removal from Eye
  • Glaucoma
  • Headache
  • Heterophoria
  • Hypertropia
  • Intraocular Lens Implant Surgery
  • Lazy Eye
  • Mechanical Strabismus
  • Nasolacrimal Duct Obstruction
  • Nearsightedness
  • Nystagmus
  • Oculoplastic Surgery
  • Orbital Cellulitis
  • Orbital Decompression and Orbitotomy
  • Paralytic Strabismus
  • Pinkeye (Conjunctivitis)
  • Removal of Foreign Body from External Eye
  • Retina Diseases
  • Strabismus
  • Strabismus Surgery
  • Tear Duct Disorders
  • Tear Duct Surgery
  • Thyroid Disease
  • Vascular Disease
  • Visual Field Defects
  • Vitreoretinal Surgery
  • YAG Laser Capsulotomy

About Me

The improvement and preservation of vision is paramount in my practice.  The eyes of our children are the eyes of our future. It is of the utmost importance to me to optimize the vision and visual function of every child I see to help them reach...

Specialties

  • Ophthalmology
  • Pediatric Ophthalmology
  • Pediatric Surgery

Board Certifications

Education

Emory U and Hosp
Residency Hospital
Saint Louis University / School Of Medicine
Residency Hospital
University Of Oklahoma / Health Sciences Center
Internship Hospital
2000
Emory University
Fellowship Hospital
1995
University Of Oklahoma / Health Sciences Center
Medical School
1989
University Of Oklahoma / Health Sciences Center
Undergraduate School
2000
1995
1989

Languages

  • Cambodian
  • Spanish
  • English

Awards

Dr. Whitfill's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Whitfill

3.8

Based on 17 reviews

5 Stars
64.70588235294117%
(11)
4 Stars
0%
(0)
3 Stars
5.882352941176471%
(1)
2 Stars
5.882352941176471%
(1)
1 Star
23.529411764705884%
(4)

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We cannot thank Dr. Whitfill enough for his care and knowledge with our daughters condition. He took the time to listen and understand her situation and gave us hope. The outcome was more than we could have hoped for. We are forever grateful and highly recommend him to anyone needing care.
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My 10-year-old twins, who were born at 23-weeks gestation, have seen Dr. Whitfill since they came home from the NICU. He operated on my daughter when she wasn't quite a year old. He has always been kind, caring, patient and gone above and beyond for us. I highly recommend Dr. Whitfill!
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My daughter has seen Dr. Whitfill since she was two years old. When we were referred to Dr. Whitfill and he saw our daughter for the first time, he was professional, matter-of-fact, and diagnosed her quickly. Since then, we have seen him every six months (for 8 years) and every time, we get the...Read More
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Dr. Whitfill has been very kind and thorough throughout our 5 year old daughters experience these past couple years. He never leaves a question unanswered and has great bedside manner with both parents and children. He freely offers outside resources to provide parents adequate understanding. ...Read More
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Good at getting non verbal daughter diagnosed early in life and great at addressing parents concerns and questions. Only downside is appointments later than early morning tend to have a long wait time, which is tough for little kids.
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Cigna
Cigna HMO
Cigna PPO
Great West Healthcare-Cigna PPO
Commercial Insurance Company
CoreSource
Coventry Health Care
First Health (Coventry Health Care)
First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
Humana
Choice Care PPO
Managed Care (Non-HMO)
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