Surgery

The Premier Eye Surgery Center in Kansas City

We designed the EPIC Surgery Center for your maximum comfort and convenience, and to be an environment that brings out the best in our ophthalmologists and technicians. Also, let’s not forget that this center houses all the latest and most innovative eye surgery technology, leaving you no doubt that you are getting the best eye care.

Welcome to Your Suite

Located on the second floor of the Leawood Sabates Eye Center, the 7,000-square-foot EPIC Surgery Center features three dedicated suites, each equipped for the optimum patient-centered experience. Outside the operating rooms is a spacious, privacy-conscious pre- and postoperative area. Simply lie back and relax in the transmotion bed that is customized for your comfort.

  • EPIC eye surgery center Dr. Nelson Sabates - Sabates Eye Centers.

    Only the Best Eye Surgeons

    Our surgeons utilize proven, state-of-the-art equipment and instruments, all of which can be found at the EPIC Surgery Center.

    • Stellaris phaco machine
    • Stellaris phaco vitrectomy
    • Millennium retina machine
    • Retinal cryotherapy
    • Lasers: SLT, YAG and ARGON
    • LenSx
    • IntraLase Method
    • VISX excimer laser
    • Cordless indirect
    • Electrocautery
    • Zeiss microscopes
  • EPIC Surgery Center top 20 eye surgery procedures.

    Top 20 Eye Procedures

    Performed by Sabates specialists at the EPIC Surgery Center:

    Retina

    • Vitrectomy
    • Pneumatic retinopexy
    • Cryopexy
    • Endolaser
    • Scleral buckle
    • YAG, ARGON

    Glaucoma

    • Trabeculectomy
    • Tube shunt & mini shunt
    • Scleral patch graft
    • SLT, LPI

    General

    • Cataract (monofocal and multifocal)
    • Toric
    • YAG
    • LASIK

    Reconstructive/Plastic

    • Ptosis repair
    • Blepharoplasty
    • Lacrimal
    • Eye muscle surgery
    • Ectropion/entropion
    • Lid lesion excision

For emergency or time sensitive appointments, call 913-261-2020
or 1-800-742-0020 (toll free).

Schedule Appointment

Are you a new or returning patient?

Returning Patient

Have you enrolled in Patient Portal and do you have a password?


Returning Patient

As of the beginning of 2015, we are asking all returning patients to enroll in Patient Portal. This online portal contains a wealth of general health information, along with patient-specific communications from our practice.

To sign up, please call our scheduling department at 913-261-2020. They will provide you with a PIN number to use when enrolling.

New Patient Information

The scheduling department is open Monday to Friday from 7 a.m. to 5 p.m. We will contact you by 5 p.m. the next business day to confirm appointment details.

Type of Appointment

A Medical Eye Exam -

  • Thorough dilated exam to address eye medical conditions.
  • Examples: cataract, glaucoma, diabetic retinopathy, macular degeneration.
  • This type of exam is a detailed medical exam to determine, assess, and recommend any treatment necessary and may include additional testing.
  • Filed to your insurance under medical coverage.

A Routine Eye Exam -

  • This type of exam will assess the basic general health of your eyes and may include dilation.
  • Schedule a new glasses or contact lens prescription.
  • Filed as a routine eye exam with your insurance or vision service plan.
  • No medical eye conditions will be evaluated at this exam.

The scheduling department is open Monday to Friday from 7 a.m. to 5 p.m. We will contact you by 5 p.m. the next business day to confirm appointment details.

Type of Appointment


The scheduling department is open Monday to Friday from 7 a.m. to 5 p.m. We will contact you by 5 p.m. the next business day to confirm appointment details.

Are you a contact lens wearer?


The scheduling department is open Monday to Friday from 7 a.m. to 5 p.m. We will contact you by 5 p.m. the next business day to confirm appointment details.

Physician



The scheduling department is open Monday to Friday from 7 a.m. to 5 p.m. We will contact you by 5 p.m. the next business day to confirm appointment details.

Insurance Information

Please contact your insurance to confirm network eligibility.

Are you the primary insurance holder

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The scheduling department is open Monday to Friday from 7 a.m. to 5 p.m. We will contact you by 5 p.m. the next business day to confirm appointment details.

Preferred Time of Appointment

The scheduling department is open Monday to Friday from 7 a.m. to 5 p.m. We will contact you by 5 p.m. the next business day to confirm appointment details.

Additional information

The scheduling department is open Monday to Friday from 7 a.m. to 5 p.m. We will contact you by 5 p.m. the next business day to confirm appointment details.

Confirm Your information

Type of Appointment

Medical Routine



Are you the primary insurance holder

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The scheduling department is open Monday to Friday from 7 a.m. to 5 p.m. We will contact you by 5 p.m. the next business day to confirm appointment details.

Thank You

You're ready to see the best.

You've successfully requested an appointment with Sabates Eye Centers, the most trusted name in eye care.

The scheduling department is open Monday to Friday from 7 a.m. to 5 p.m. We'll be in touch by phone by 5 p.m. the next business day (Monday-Friday) to confirm your appointment.

Thank you for choosing Sabates Eye Centers.

Familiar Faces

Unlike most eye surgeons, we get to know you well before the procedure. And you know us, because you’ve been in our care at Sabates Eye Centers. On the day of your eye surgery, you’re treated as family, and our staff personalizes the experience to meet your needs. Speaking of family, yours (or your friends) will be waiting for you in the full comfort of our large waiting area.

Same-Day Eye Surgery – Start to Finish

From cataract to cryopexy, endolaser to eye muscle surgery, each procedure is performed in a single, one-day visit. You’re in, you’re out. Never hurried, but always convenient. This is the way eye surgery should be.