Dr. Fred Bodker, MD

Dr. Fred Bodker, MD

Ophthalmology  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 54
Dr. Fred Bodker, MD is an ophthalmology specialist in Overland Park, KS and has been practicing for 23 years. He graduated from Johns Hopkins Univ Sch Of Med in 1990 and specializes in ophthalmology, facial plastic & reconstructive surgery, and more.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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Top Care Areas

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very high
more than 93% of peers
Eyelid Disorders
very high
more than 93% of peers
Drooping Eyelids (Ptosis)
very high
more than 91% of peers

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Dr. Bodker's bio

This content was provided by Dr. Bodker "Fred S. Bodker, M.D., F.A.C.S., is a board certified ophthalmologist who specializes in oculoplastics, which includes eyelid, tear duct, orbital, and cosmetic eye surgery, as well as reconstructive surgery and general ophthalmology. Dr. Bodker received his undergraduate degree from the University of Michigan, where he was a Phi Beta Kappa, and his medical degree from Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine in Baltimore. He completed an internal medicine internship at Northwestern University, and an ophthalmology residency and an ophthalmic plastic and reconstructive surgery fellowship at the University of Illinois at Chicago under the direction of Dr. Allen Putterman. He was accepted for membership in the American Society of Ophthalmic Plastic and Reconstructive Surgeons, an honor society of approximately 450 surgeons, in 1996. One of the few fellowship-trained plastic and reconstructive eye surgeons in Kansas CIty, Dr. Bodker is also a Fellow of the American College of Surgeons."


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3  Specialties

  • Ophthalmology
  • Facial Plastic & Reconstructive Surgery
  • Oculoplastic Surgery

1  Board Certifications

  • Ophthalmology
    Accredited by: American Board of Ophthalmology*

46  Conditions Treated


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13  Procedures

  • Blepharoplasty
  • Blepharorrhaphy
  • Canthoplasty and Canthopexy
  • Dacryocystorhinostomy
  • Excision of Chalazion
  • Eyelid Surgery
  • Glaucoma Surgery
  • Non-Cosmetic Chemodenervation
  • Orbital Decompression and Orbitotomy
  • Reconstructive Eyelid Surgery
  • Repair of Brow Ptosis and Blepharoptosis
  • Repair of Entropion or Ectropion
  • Tear Duct Surgery

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  • University Of Michigan
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1986
  • Johns Hopkins Univ Sch Of Med
    Medical School | Graduated 1990
  • Northwestern Memorial Hospital
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1991
  • U Ill Eye and Ear Infirm
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1994
  • U Ill Eye and Ear Infirm
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1995

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

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Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

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Dr. Bodker's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Bodker to family and friends
4 total reviews

Likelihood to Recommend (4)

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Dr. Bodker's Performance

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  • Explains condition(s) well

  • Answers questions

  • Time well spent


Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

  • Office environment

  • Staff friendliness

  • Average wait time

    Under 10 minutes
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