Dr. William White, MD

Dr. William White, MD

Ophthalmology  ·  
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Age 59
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Dr. William White, MD is an ophthalmology specialist in Kansas City, MO and has been practicing for 26 years. He graduated from Saint Louis University School Of Medicine in 1984 and specializes in ophthalmology.

1004 Carondelet Dr Ste 405

Kansas City, MO 64114

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • American Enterprise Group
  • Assurant Health
  • Bakery & Confectionary Union Plan
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Illinois
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Kansas City
  • CHAMPVA
  • Cigna
  • 19 More

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Top Care Areas

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

Ectropion of Eyelid
very high
more than 99% of peers
Eyelid Disorders
very high
more than 99% of peers
Blocked Tear Duct
very high
more than 99% of peers

Dr. White'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*

72  Conditions Treated

  • Age-Related Macular Degeneration
  • All Headaches (incl. Migraine)
  • Anterior Ischemic Optic Neuropathy
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Autoimmune Thyroid Diseases
  • Bell's Palsy
  • Benign Neoplasm of Eye
  • Benign Tumor
  • Blepharitis
  • Blind Hypertensive Eye
  • Blind Hypotensive Eye
  • Blindness
  • Blocked Tear Duct
  • Brain Disorders
  • Cancer
  • Cataract
  • Chalazion
  • Contusion of the Eyeball
  • Corneal Abrasion or Laceration
  • Corneal Diseases
  • Corneal Erosion
  • Corneal Ulcer
  • Dacryoadenitis
  • Diabetic Retinopathy
  • Diplopia
  • Drooping Eyelids (Ptosis)
  • Dry Age-Related Macular Degeneration
  • Dry Eyes
  • Ectropion of Eyelid
  • Endophthalmitis
  • Entropion
  • Eye Cancer
  • Eye Infections
  • Eyelid Disorders
  • Eyelid Spasm
  • Farsightedness
  • Fuchs' Corneal Dystrophy
  • Glaucoma
  • Graves' Disease
  • Headache
  • Herpetic Keratitis
  • Keratitis
  • Keratoconus
  • Lazy Eye
  • Macular Edema
  • Macular Hole
  • Malignant Neoplasm of Eye
  • Mechanical Strabismus
  • Migraine
  • Nearsightedness
  • Panophthalmitis
  • Paralytic Strabismus
  • Pinguecula
  • Pinkeye (Conjunctivitis)
  • Presbyopia
  • Pterygium
  • Purulent Endophthalmitis
  • Retina Diseases
  • Retinal Detachment and Retinal Tear
  • Retinal Hemangioma
  • Retinal Hemorrhage
  • Sarcoidosis
  • Senile Cataracts
  • Sjögren's Syndrome
  • Strabismus
  • Stye
  • Tear Duct Disorders
  • Thyroid Disease
  • Trichiasis
  • Ulcer
  • Vascular Disease
  • Visual Field Defects
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20  Procedures

  • Blepharoplasty
  • Blepharorrhaphy
  • Canthoplasty and Canthopexy
  • Cataract Removal Surgery
  • Conjunctivoplasty
  • Cornea Surgery
  • Dacryocystorhinostomy
  • Dacryocystostomy or Dacryocystotomy
  • Enucleation of Eye
  • Excision of Chalazion
  • Excision or Destruction of Lesion of Cornea
  • Eye Surgery
  • Eyelid Surgery
  • Non-Cosmetic Chemodenervation
  • Orbit Evisceration
  • Orbital Decompression and Orbitotomy
  • Reconstructive Eyelid Surgery
  • Repair of Brow Ptosis and Blepharoptosis
  • Repair of Entropion or Ectropion
  • Tear Duct 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

  • Saint Louis University School Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1984
  • Fitzsimons Army Med Center
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1985
  • Brooke Amc
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1990
  • Harvard Med School Mass Ee Inf
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1992

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. White has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. White's Reviews

2.9
Likelihood of recommending Dr. White to family and friends
19 total reviews (8 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (19)

  • 5
    (6)
  • 4
    (2)
  • 3
    (1)
  • 2
    (4)
  • 1
    (6)

Dr. White's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    GOOD
  • Explains condition(s) well

    GOOD
  • Answers questions

    GOOD
  • Time well spent

    GOOD

Office & Staff Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    GOOD
  • Explains condition(s) well

    GOOD
  • Answers questions

    GOOD
  • Time well spent

    GOOD

Patient Comments (8)

Excellent care, willing to spend the necessary time with a patient. Great staff.
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Had an appointment with Dr. White May of 2016. After waiting 6 weeks to get the appointment, driving 150 miles and waiting for 2 hrs in his office I was complaining to a nurse on the wait time when he came in and over heard. He rudely and quickly informed me "I am a specialist and if the time you...more
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Dr. White researched my condition and identified IGG4 periorbital disease and Maltoma. He was great and is still doing follow ups on my condition. Would highly recommend Dr. White.
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Dr. White is capable, however, he has no "bedside manner" whatsoever. He left me waiting for :45 to tell me biopsy results. He could not be described as warm, friendly, or caring...his response to my complaint of having to wait so long was that he didn't even look at me and said, "well, that's...more
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As another commenter mentioned - always in a hurry & that leaves you as a patient VERY frustrated. I had two procedures with him & left unhappy. Quite frankly, I was in tears more often than I should have been. I was one of his much younger patients, & he didn't really care much about the ascetic...more
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