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Dr. Thomas Whittaker Is this you?


Dr. Thomas Whittaker, MD, JD is a Doctor primarily located in Prairie Village, KS. He has 27 years of experience. His specialties include Ophthalmology. Dr. Whittaker is affiliated with Research Medical Center, St Luke's Hospital and TMC Hospital Hill. He speaks English.


Dr. Thomas Whittaker has the following 1 specialty

  • Ophthalmology

    An ophthalmologist has the training to do much more than just prescribe glasses. They are physicians specially trained to diagnose and treat disorders of the eyes and vision. These doctors are experts on the complicated anatomy of the eye and are trained to treat eye diseases through both medical and surgical methods.
    Some common conditions that ophthalmologists treat are cataracts, glaucoma, strabismus, diabetic retinopathy, macular degeneration and amblyopia. In addition, ophthalmologists can provide prescriptions for eye glasses and contact lenses and perform LASIK surgery and other corrective surgeries for refractive errors like myopia (near-sightedness), hyperopia (far-sightedness), astigmatism and presbyopia.

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  • Expertise

    10 Expertise

  • Blindness
  • Cataract
  • Diabetic Retinopathy
  • Eye Exam
  • Eye Pain
  • Glaucoma
  • Lasik Surgery
  • Macular Degeneration
  • Neurology
  • Vision Issues
  • Hospital Affiliations

    Dr. Whittaker is affiliated (can practice and admit patients) with the following hospital(s).

  • Saint Luke's Hospital of Kansas City

    4401 Wornall Rd
    Kansas City, MO 64111

  • Children's Mercy South

    5808 W 110th St
    Leawood, KS 66211

  • St Luke's South Hospital

    12300 Metcalf Ave
    Overland Park, KS 66213

  • Saint Luke's NorthHospital Smithville

    601 S US Highway 169
    Smithville, MO 64089

  • University Of K S Med Ctr, Kansas City, Ks
  • University of Kansas Medical Center
  • SSM St Joseph Health Center
  • St Joseph Medical Center
  • Research Medical Center
  • University Of Kansas Hospital

    3901 Rainbow Blvd
    Kansas City, KS 66160

  • Education

    27 Years Experience

  • University Of Kansas School Of Medicine

    Graduated in 1990

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