Dr. Christopher Ketcherside, MD

Dr. Christopher Ketcherside, MD

Ophthalmology  |  
Male  |  
Age 40
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Dr. Christopher Ketcherside, MD is an ophthalmology doctor who practices in Overland Park, KS. He is 40 years old and has been practicing for 9 years.Read his story

7504 Antioch Rd

Overland Park, KS 66204

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Kansas City
  • Cigna
  • Coventry Health Care
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Government Employees Health Association (GEHA)
  • Humana
  • MultiPlan
  • 2 More

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Fuchs' Corneal Dystrophy
very high
more than 91% of peers
Corneal Ulcer
normal
more than 81% of peers
Cataract
normal
more than 75% of peers

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Dr. Ketcherside's bio

This content was provided by Dr. Ketcherside "Christopher S. Ketcherside is a board certified surgeon specializing in LASIK and refractive surgery, cataract and premium lens implant surgery, cornea disorders, and cornea transplant surgery. Dr. Ketcherside received his undergraduate and medical degrees from the University of Missouri. His ophthalmology residency was performed at the University of Virginia, after which he completed his training with a Fellowship at the renowned Rocky Mountain Lions Eye Institute at the University of Colorado. Dr. Ketcherside's extensive training was focused on cornea and refractive surgery. His practice custom tailors every surgical procedure to individual patient needs. Additionally, Dr. Ketcherside serves on the Accreditation Board as the Vice Chair for the Eye Banking Association of America (EBAA) and is on the Medical Advisory Committee for Saving Sight. He is a member of the American Academy of Ophthalmology and the American Society of Cataract and Refractive Surgery."

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Specialties

  • Ophthalmology
  • Cataract Surgery
  • Cornea & External Diseases
  • Cornea & Refractive Surgery
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Board Certifications

  • Ophthalmology
    Accredited by: American Board of Ophthalmology*
29

Conditions Treated

  • Astigmatism
  • Bell's Palsy
  • Black Eye
  • Blepharitis
  • Cataract
  • Chalazion
  • Corneal Abrasion
  • Corneal Abrasion or Laceration
  • Corneal Diseases
  • Corneal Dystrophy
  • Corneal Erosion
  • Corneal Scar
  • Corneal Ulcer
  • Diabetic Retinopathy
  • Dry Eyes
  • Eye Infections
  • Fuchs' Corneal Dystrophy
  • Glaucoma
  • Herpetic Keratitis
  • Iridocyclitis
  • Keratitis
  • Keratoconus
  • Pinkeye (Conjunctivitis)
  • Pterygium
  • Senile Cataracts
  • Stye
  • Ulcer
  • Uveitis and Iridocyclitis
  • Wet Age-Related Macular Degeneration
12

Procedures

  • Cornea Surgery
  • Cornea Transplant
  • Corneal Collagen Cross-Linking (CXL)
  • Descemet Membrane Endothelial Keratoplasty (DMEK)
  • Excision or Destruction of Lesion of Cornea
  • Eye Surgery
  • Femtosecond Laser-Assisted Cataract Surgery
  • Glaucoma Surgery
  • LASIK
  • Ocular Surface Reconstruction
  • Refractive Lens Exchange
  • Refractive 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.

Education

  • University Of Missouri / Columbia Campus
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1999
  • Univ Of Mo Columbia Sch Of Med
    Medical School | Graduated 2004
  • Riverside Regional Medical Center
    Internship Hospital | Completed 2005
  • University Of Virginia Medical Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed 2008
  • University Of Colorado Hospital
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 2009

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Ketcherside has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Ketcherside's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Ketcherside to family and friends
4.8
based on 6 total reviews (1 with a comment)

Likelihood to Recommend (6)

  • 5
    (5)
  • 4
    (1)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
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  • 1
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Dr. Ketcherside'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 (1)

in Overland Park |
I recommend Dr. Ketcherside 's practice because He has an excellent professional experience in my Cataracts Surgery.
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Now Accepting New Patients
Dr. Ketcherside accepts 11 insurance carriers
  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Kansas City
  • Cigna
  • Coventry Health Care
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Government Employees Health Association (GEHA)
    GEHA
  • Humana
  • MultiPlan
  • Tricare
  • UnitedHealthCare
    United Healthcare

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