Dr. Senthil Krishnasamy, MD

Dr. Senthil Krishnasamy, MD

Ophthalmology  ·  
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Age 49
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Dr. Senthil Krishnasamy, MD is an ophthalmology specialist in Saint Louis, MO and has been practicing for 23 years. He graduated from R J & Lucille Carver Coll Med Univ Of Ia in 1995 and specializes in ophthalmology.

12990 Manchester Rd Ste 201

Saint Louis, MO 63131

Contact Information

(314) 909-0633

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • American Enterprise Group
  • American Republic
  • Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Benesys
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • CHAMPVA
  • Cigna
  • Commercial Insurance Company
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Top Care Areas

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

Cataract Removal Surgery
very high
more than 97% of peers
Cataract
high
more than 95% of peers
Senile Cataracts
high
more than 91% of peers

Dr. Krishnasamy'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*

48  Conditions Treated

  • Age-Related Macular Degeneration
  • Astigmatism
  • Benign Neoplasm of Choroid
  • Benign Neoplasm of Eye
  • Benign Tumor
  • Blepharitis
  • Blindness
  • Cancer
  • Cataract
  • Chalazion
  • Conjunctival Hemorrhage
  • Corneal Abrasion or Laceration
  • Corneal Diseases
  • Corneal Erosion
  • Corneal Ulcer
  • Diabetic Retinopathy
  • Diplopia
  • Drusen
  • Dry Age-Related Macular Degeneration
  • Dry Eyes
  • Eye Cancer
  • Eye Infections
  • Eyelid Disorders
  • Farsightedness
  • Floaters
  • Fuchs' Corneal Dystrophy
  • Glaucoma
  • Hyphema
  • Keratitis
  • Keratoconus
  • Macular Edema
  • Nearsightedness
  • Optic Neuritis
  • Paralytic Strabismus
  • Pinkeye (Conjunctivitis)
  • Presbyopia
  • Retina Diseases
  • Retinal Vein Occlusion
  • Sarcoidosis
  • Senile Cataracts
  • Strabismus
  • Temporal Arteritis
  • Thyroid Disease
  • Trichiasis
  • Ulcer
  • Visual Field Defects
  • Vitreous Hemorrhage
  • Wet Age-Related Macular Degeneration

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11  Procedures

  • Cataract Removal Surgery
  • Cornea Surgery
  • Excision of Chalazion
  • Excision or Destruction of Lesion of Cornea
  • 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.

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

  • R J & Lucille Carver Coll Med Univ Of Ia
    Medical School | Graduated 1995
  • University Ca San Diego Med Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed
  • University Tx Southwestern Med School
    Residency Hospital | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Krishnasamy has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Krishnasamy's Reviews

4.3
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Krishnasamy to family and friends
11 total reviews (5 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (11)

  • 5
    (9)
  • 4
    (0)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
    (0)
  • 1
    (2)

Dr. Krishnasamy'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 (5)

I would not hesitate to recommend Dr. Krishnasamy for evaluation and treatment of any eye related condition. He is the opthamologist who treats me and my wife. Between us we have had at least 10 appointments with Dr. Krishnasamy. He has performed multiple surgeries on my wife's eyes with...more
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I am pleased to recommend Dr Krishnasamy to anyone needing ocular treatment of any kind. Dr Krishnasamy implanted new lenses in both of my eyes and the outcomes were exceptional. Dr "Krish" is highly competent, patient, listens well and imparts a quiet confidence that "everything will workout...more
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Before a recent cataract surgery, Dr. Krishnasamy showed humility with reassuring and calming words to me. During the surgery he confidently explained procedural steps that helped me understand his knowledge and skill treating the human eye. The surgical team led by Dr. Krishnasamy was precise yet...more
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I saw Dr. Krishnasamy for severe eye pain. I was very scared but his calming demeanor made me feel better immediately. He did a thorough eye exam and found I had an infection. He called in a prescription but also gave me samples of drops to start right away which made me feel much better. I...more
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We saw Dr Senthil Krishnasamy, MD for blunt force trauma to the eye. He barely looked at the injury and was not at all through. Then when we asked legitimate questions that the referring Dr suggested to ask, he was highly dismissive, incredibly insulting, and acted like we were dumb and wasting his...more
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