Dr. Sara O'Connell, MD

Ophthalmology  |  
Female  |  
Age 60
(10)
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Dr. Sara O'Connell, MD
Sara S. O'Connell, M.D., is a board certified ophthalmologist who specializes in glaucoma, cataracts, and general ophthalmology. Dr. O'Connell received her medical degree from the University of Kansas School of Medicine. She completed an internal medicine internship at Saint Luke's Hospital, an ophthalmology residency at the University of Texas Health Science Center and a glaucoma fellowship at the New England Glaucoma Research Foundation in Boston. She is member of the American Academy of Ophthalmology and the American Glaucoma Society. She is also a member of Alpha Omega Alpha, the medical honor society, and received the American Women's Association Award. Dr. O'Connell is a recipient of the American Academy of Ophthalmology National Honor Award and is listed in the "Best Doctors in America."

7504 Antioch Rd

Overland Park, KS 66204

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Dr. Sara O'Connell, MD

Dr. Sara O'Connell, MD

Accepted insurance

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Kansas City
  • Cigna
  • Coventry Health Care
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Humana
  • MultiPlan
  • Tricare
  • UnitedHealthCare

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Care Philosophy

Mission Statement

The Doctors and Staff of the Kansas City Eye Clinic are dedicated to providing compassionate eye care of the highest quality; respecting patient rights, individual needs, and best interests.

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Dr. O'Connell's Experience

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Dr. O'Connell's experience matches your search based on the following criteria:
  • Based on total number of patients treated over the last 12 months
  • Specializes in Ophthalmology
  • Board certified in Ophthalmology
  • No sanctions found
  • No board actions found
2

Specialties

  • Ophthalmology
  • Cataract Surgery
1

Board Certifications

  • Ophthalmology
    Accredited by: American Board of Ophthalmology*
21

Conditions Treated

  • Age-Related Macular Degeneration
  • All Headaches (incl. Migraine)
  • Anterior Ischemic Optic Neuropathy
  • Astigmatism
  • Blepharitis
  • Blindness
  • Cataract
  • Diabetic Retinopathy
  • Diplopia
  • Dry Age-Related Macular Degeneration
  • Dry Eyes
  • Floaters
  • Glaucoma
  • Headache
  • Migraine
  • Ocular Hypertension
  • Optic Neuritis
  • Retinal Vein Occlusion
  • Senile Cataracts
  • Temporal Arteritis
  • Visual Field Defects
2

Procedures

  • Cataract Removal Surgery
  • Glaucoma Surgery

Background Check

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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

  • Univ Of Ks Sch Of Med
    Medical School | Graduated 1984
  • St Lukes Hosp
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1985
  • U Tex Hlth Sci Ctr
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1988
  • New Eng Glaucoma Rsch Fdn
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1989

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. O'Connell has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. O'Connell's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. O'Connell to family and friends
3.8
based on 10 total reviews
Dr. O'Connell's Performance
  • Trustworthiness
    VERY GOOD
  • Explains condition(s) well
    VERY GOOD
  • Answers Questions
    VERY GOOD
  • Time well spent
    VERY GOOD
Office & Staff Performance
  • Scheduling
    VERY GOOD
  • Office environment
    VERY GOOD
  • Staff friendliness
    VERY GOOD
  • Average wait time
    10 to 15 minutes
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Now Accepting New Patients
Dr. O'Connell accepts 10 insurance carriers
  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Kansas City
  • Cigna
  • Coventry Health Care
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Humana
  • MultiPlan
  • Tricare
  • UnitedHealthCare
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Hospitals where Dr. O'Connell has admitting privileges

Shawnee Mission Medical Center
9100 W 74th St
Shawnee Mission, KS 66204
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