UMKC Department of Ophthalmology

Chairman

        Nelson R. Sabates, M.D.

Residency Program Director

        Monika Malecha, M.D.

Director of Clinics

        Abraham Poulose, M.D.

Comprehensive Ophthalmology

        Komal Desai, M.D.

        Jean Hausheer, M.D.

        Mahendra Rupani, M.D.

        Timothy Walline, M.D.

Cornea

        Monika Malecha, M.D.

Glaucoma

        Rohit Krishna, M.D.

Neuro-Ophthalmology

        Billi Wallace, M.D.

Ocular Oncology

        Komal Desai, M.D.

Ocular Pathology

        Mahendra Rupani, M.D.

Oculoplastics and Orbital Surgery

        David Lyon, M.D.

Pediatric Ophthalmology

        Scott Olitsky, M.D.

        Denise Hug, M.D.

        Laura P. Smith, M.D.

        Merrill Stass-Isern, M.D.

Refractive Surgery

        Jean Hausheer, M.D.

        Timothy Walline, M.D.

Retina and Vitreous

        Felix N. Sabates, M.D.

        Nelson R. Sabates, M.D.

        Abraham Poulose, M.D.

        Michael Cassell, M.D.

Contact Lens and Low Vision

        John Cottle, D.O.

        Dawn Bircher, D.O.

Vision Research Center

        Directors:  Ashim K. Mitra, Ph.D.

                           Nelson R. Sabates, M.D.

        Thomas P. Johnston, Ph.D.

        Simon H. Friedman, Ph.D.

        William G. Gutheil, Ph.D.

        Chi H. Lee, Ph.D.

        Dhananjay Pal, Ph.D.

        Xiaodong Zhu, Ph.D.


Eye Foundation of Kansas City at Truman Medical Centers
2300 Holmes St.
Kansas City, MO 64108
Phone: (816) 404-1780
Fax: (816) 404-1786