Dr. Nathan Hamaker, MD

Dr. Nathan Hamaker, MD

Ophthalmology  ·  
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Age 43
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Dr. Nathan Hamaker, MD is an ophthalmology specialist in Blue Springs, MO. He graduated from University Of Texas Medical School At Houston and specializes in ophthalmology.

1613 South US Highway 7

Blue Springs, MO 64014

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Cigna
  • CoreSource
  • Humana
  • MultiPlan
  • UnitedHealthCare

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Top Care Areas

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

Glaucoma Surgery
very high
more than 93% of peers
Glaucoma
very high
more than 90% of peers
Chorioretinal Scars
normal
more than 80% of peers

Dr. Hamaker'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*

54  Conditions Treated

  • Age-Related Macular Degeneration
  • All Headaches (incl. Migraine)
  • Anterior Ischemic Optic Neuropathy
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Black Eye
  • Blepharitis
  • Blindness
  • Brain Disorders
  • Cataract
  • Chalazion
  • Chorioretinal Scars
  • Conjunctival Hemorrhage
  • Corneal Abrasion or Laceration
  • Corneal Diseases
  • Corneal Ulcer
  • Diabetic Macular Edema (DME)
  • Diabetic Retinopathy
  • Diplopia
  • Drooping Eyelids (Ptosis)
  • Drusen
  • Dry Age-Related Macular Degeneration
  • Dry Eyes
  • Entropion
  • Esotropia
  • Exotropia
  • Eye Infections
  • Eyelid Disorders
  • Floaters
  • Glaucoma
  • Headache
  • Herpetic Keratitis
  • Iridocyclitis
  • Keratitis
  • Lazy Eye
  • Macular Edema
  • Macular Hole
  • Migraine
  • Nearsightedness
  • Nystagmus
  • Ocular Hypertension
  • Optic Neuritis
  • Paralytic Strabismus
  • Pinkeye (Conjunctivitis)
  • Retina Diseases
  • Retinal Detachment and Retinal Tear
  • Retinal Hemorrhage
  • Retinal Vein Occlusion
  • Sarcoidosis
  • Senile Cataracts
  • Strabismus
  • Trichiasis
  • Uveitis and Iridocyclitis
  • Visual Field Defects
  • Vitreous Hemorrhage
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11  Procedures

  • Canthotomy
  • Cataract Removal Surgery
  • Drainage of Conjunctival Cyst
  • Extraocular Muscle Surgery
  • Eye Surgery
  • Eyelid Surgery
  • Foreign Body Removal from Eye
  • Glaucoma Surgery
  • Removal of Foreign Body from External Eye
  • Vitrectomy (incl. Macular Hole Repair)
  • Vitreoretinal Surgery

Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

Healthgrades does not collect malpractice information for Missouri.

1 Sanction
  • Substandard Care, Incompetence or Negligence (9/13/2017)
    Action Taken: Reprimand
    Summary: Please reference the following Document
    Documentation: Download here (PDF)
    State: Missouri
0 Board Actions

No board actions found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

Education

  • University Of Texas Medical School At Houston
    Medical School | Graduated
  • University Of Missouri School Of Medicine Kc
    Residency Hospital | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors

Dr. Hamaker has no awards or honors listed.

Media & Publications

Dr. Hamaker has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Hamaker's Reviews

4.9
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Hamaker to family and friends
44 total reviews (31 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (44)

  • 5
    (41)
  • 4
    (3)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
    (0)
  • 1
    (0)

Dr. Hamaker'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 (31)

was very pleased with service i received
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Dr Hamaker is very thorough and exact. He is personable and always respectful. I trust his decision about my eye care.
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Dr. Hamaker is very professional but also personable. My husband and I are so very glad that when my husband was hospitalized that Dr Hamaker was the Dr that was called for a consultation. My husband will be seeing him from now on! My only regret is that I will not be able to go to him because he...more
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I am very happy to recommend Dr. Hamaker! He is professional, courteous, prompt, and informative. He and his team took very good care of me preparing for surgeries, during my surgeries, and on my follow-up visits. My vision is greatly improved, and my recovery went very well. I look forward to...more
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Everything went very smoothly with my left and right cataract surgeries under Dr. Hamaker's care. The team was very professional and worked well to make things go smoothly and to make me feel confident, comfortable, and well informed throughout the entire process; before, during, and after the...more
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