Meet the doctors of Silverstein Eye Centers

LASIK laser vision correction

The doctors at Silverstein Eye Centers have performed thousands of surgical procedures. Many families have trusted the professionals at Silverstein Eye Centers to improve their vision with LASIK/PRK laser vision correction, cataract premium lens implant surgery, glaucoma management and surgery, and general ophthalmology.

Steven M. Silverstein, MD, FACS

Dr. Silverstein eye exam

  • LASIK laser vision correction
  • Cataract & premium lens implant surgery
  • Corneal transplantation
  • General ophthalmology

After completing his internship in internal medicine, Dr. Silverstein received his training in ophthalmology at Tufts-New England Medical Center in Boston. Dr. Silverstein then completed his sub-specialty fellowship in corneal transplantation and external diseases at the Kellogg Eye Center, University of Michigan, where he also served as clinical professor.

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Kevin R. Skelsey, MD, FACS

  • LASIK laser vision correction
  • Cataract & premium lens implant surgery
  • General ophthalmology
  • Cosmetic treatments

Dr. Skelsey completed his 8 years of medical education in Dallas. He attended medical school at The University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center, and completed an internship in internal medicine at Presbyterian Hospital prior to starting his ophthalmology training. While in medical school, he served as a student teacher of Anatomy and Cellular Biology.

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Kelsey J. Kleinsasser, OD

  • Complete eye examinations
  • Refractive evaluation
  • Cataract evaluation

Dr. Kleinsasser received his optometric degree from the Illinois College of Optometry in Chicago, IL. Before joining Silverstein Eye Centers, he gained his clinical experience at West Side Veterans Administration Medical Center in Chicago, IL; Omni Eye Specialists in Baltimore, MD; and Illinois Eye Institute in Chicago, IL. Dr. Kleinsasser also completed a one-year residency with Hunkeler Eye Centers as a clinical fellow.

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Have questions? Please contact Silverstein Eye Centers at (816) 358-3600 in Independence or (816) 246-2111 in Lee's Summit to speak with our friendly staff.

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Independence | 4240 Blue Ridge Blvd., Suite 1000 | Kansas City, MO 64133 | Ph: (816) 358-3600
Lee's Summit | 1741 NE Douglas St., Suite 100 | Lee's Summit, MO 64086 | Ph: (816) 246-2111

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