Dr. Samuel Amstutz, MD

Dr. Samuel Amstutz, MD

Ophthalmology  |  
Male  |  
Age 64
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Dr. Samuel Amstutz, MD is an ophthalmology specialist in Wichita, KS and has been practicing for 33 years. He graduated from Rush Med Coll Of Rush Univ in 1980 and specializes in ophthalmology, cataract surgery, and more.Read his story

655 N Woodlawn St

Wichita, KS 67208

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Humana
  • MultiPlan

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Top Care Areas

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Drooping Eyelids (Ptosis)
very high
more than 99% of peers
Eyelid Disorders
very high
more than 99% of peers
Ectropion of Eyelid
very high
more than 98% of peers

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Dr. Amstutz's bio

This content was provided by Dr. Amstutz "Samuel W. Amstutz, MD is a fellowship-trained oculoplastic surgeon at Grene Vision Group. A board-certified ophthalmologist, he is fellowship-trained in functional and cosmetic/reconstructive surgery of the eyelids."

Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Amstutz "As an oculoplastic surgeon, Dr. Amstutz's ultimate concern is the well-being of your vision, including the function and appearance of the eyelids.  He is committed to providing excellent treatment for every single patient."
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Specialties

  • Ophthalmology
  • Cataract Surgery
  • Oculoplastic Surgery
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Board Certifications

  • Ophthalmology
    Accredited by: American Board of Ophthalmology*
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Conditions Treated

  • Acute Endophthalmitis
  • All Headaches (incl. Migraine)
  • Aphakia and Other Disorders of Lens
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Basal Cell Carcinoma
  • Bell's Palsy
  • Benign Neoplasm of Eye
  • Benign Tumor
  • Blepharitis
  • Blind Hypertensive Eye
  • Blindness
  • Blocked Tear Duct
  • Brain Disorders
  • Cancer
  • Cataract
  • Chalazion
  • Chronic Endophthalmitis
  • Corneal Diseases
  • Corneal Ulcer
  • Diplopia
  • Drooping Eyelids (Ptosis)
  • Drusen
  • Dry Age-Related Macular Degeneration
  • Dry Eyes
  • Ectropion of Eyelid
  • Endophthalmitis
  • Entropion
  • Eye Cancer
  • Eye Infections
  • Eye Melanoma
  • Eyelid Disorders
  • Eyelid Spasm
  • Floaters
  • Fuchs' Corneal Dystrophy
  • Glaucoma
  • Headache
  • Keratitis
  • Keratoconus
  • Malignant Neoplasm of Eye
  • Mechanical Strabismus
  • Nystagmus
  • Ocular Hypertension
  • Orbital Cellulitis
  • Paralytic Strabismus
  • Pinguecula
  • Pinkeye (Conjunctivitis)
  • Purulent Endophthalmitis
  • Retinal Telangiectasia
  • Retinal Vein Occlusion
  • Sarcoidosis
  • Sebaceous Cysts
  • Senile Cataracts
  • Squamous Cell Carcinoma
  • Strabismus
  • Tear Duct Disorders
  • Trichiasis
  • Ulcer
  • Vascular Disease
  • Visual Field Defects

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Procedures

  • Blepharoplasty
  • Botox® Injection
  • Canthoplasty and Canthopexy
  • Canthotomy
  • Cataract Removal Surgery
  • Conjunctivoplasty
  • Dacryocystorhinostomy
  • Enucleation of Eye
  • Excision of Chalazion
  • Extraocular Muscle Surgery
  • Eye Surgery
  • Eyelid Surgery
  • Foreign Body Removal from Eye
  • Non-Cosmetic Chemodenervation
  • Ocular Prosthetics
  • Orbital Decompression and Orbitotomy
  • Paracentesis of Anterior Eye
  • Reconstructive Eyelid Surgery
  • Removal of Foreign Body from External Eye
  • Repair of Brow Ptosis and Blepharoptosis
  • Repair of Entropion or Ectropion
  • Repair of Eye Laceration
  • Tear Duct 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

  • Wheaton College - Wheaton, IL
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1976
  • Rush Med Coll Of Rush Univ
    Medical School | Graduated 1980
  • Presbyterian / St Lukes Medical Center
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1981
  • Kresge Eye Inst
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1984
  • Kresge Eye Inst
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1985

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Amstutz has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Amstutz's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Amstutz to family and friends
3.7
based on 6 total reviews (3 with comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (6)

  • 5
    (4)
  • 4
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  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
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  • 1
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Dr. Amstutz's Performance

Trustworthiness
VERY GOOD
Explains condition(s) well
VERY GOOD
Answers Questions
VERY GOOD
Time well spent
EXCELLENT

Office & Staff Performance

Scheduling
VERY GOOD
Office environment
EXCELLENT
Staff friendliness
VERY GOOD
Average wait time
16 to 30 minutes

Patient Comments (3)

in Wichita, KS |
Went to see Dr. Amstutz with some eyelid issues. He explained the issues the solutions and then the procedure. He communicates very well, something I really appreciate. They took care of the insurance process and did all the scheduling that was supportive of my schedule. The surgery went very...more
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Derby, KS |
Saw Dr. Samuel Amstutz for an injury: complete orbital blow out- bones piercing the eye muscle. The waiting room was full, but quick. His team was thorough. He was able to deduce the problem & offered immediate surgery. He was precise, answered all questions, & showed me the c-scan. He is...more
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in Wichita, KS |
Went to Dr. Amstutz for removal of a cyst on my eyelid, which he removed quite easily & painlessly. He was very clear about what & how he was going to remove it & what I should expect. He was friendly, gentle & precise. The area has healed completely. To my surprise, we discussed an issue I have...more
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Dr. Amstutz accepts 6 insurance carriers
  • Aetna
    Aetna HMO
    Choice Plus POS II
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Blue Card PPO
  • Cigna
    Cigna HMO
    Cigna PPO
    LocalPlus
    Open Access Plus
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
    First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
  • Humana
    Choice Care PPO
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Hospitals where Dr. Amstutz has admitting privileges

Wesley Medical Center
550 N Hillside St
Wichita, KS 67214
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