We Offer the Best in Patient Services
Ophthalmology Consultants is dedicated to providing the highest quality patient care and the research department is an integral part of our practice.
Meet Our Doctors
The Ophthalmology Consultants, Ltd. team is committed to providing you and your family with the best possible medical treatment. Our medical staff is comprised of seven ophthalmologists and two optometrists, as well as ophthalmic technicians, receptionists, surgery schedulers and billing specialists all ready to serve you.
Michael P. Donahoe, M.D.
Dr. Michael Donahoe is a graduate of St. Louis University School of Medicine where he received his Doctorate Degree with the highest honor, summa cum laude. He completed his ophthalmology residency at Northwestern University in Chicago.
Joseph P. Gira, M.D.
Dr. Joseph Gira is a graduate of the University of Missouri-Kansas City School of Medicine receiving his Doctorate Degree with Distinction. His transitional internship was at St. John’s Mercy Medical Center in St. Louis. He completed his ophthalmology residency at the University of Texas.
Byron A. Santos, M.D.
Dr. Santos is a graduate of Bowdoin College and the University of San Carlos, School of Medicine. Following an internship at the Central Military Hospital in Guatemala, Dr. Santos completed his residency in ophthalmology at the Rodolfo Robles Eyes and Ear Hospital.
Steven F. Lee, M.D.
Dr. Steven Lee received his medical degree from the University of Maryland School of Medicine. He completed his Ophthalmology Residency at Washington University in St. Louis and is one of the few fellowship-trained cornea specialists in the St. Louis area.
Josh E. Amato, M.D.
Dr. Josh Amato graduated with distinction from St. Louis University School of Medicine. He interned at St. John’s Mercy Medical Center and completed his ophthalmology residency at the St. Louis University Eye Institute.
Erin C. Sullivan, O.D.
A graduate of Boston College and University of Missouri-College of Optometry, Dr. Sullivan completed externships at the Veterans Administration Hospital-Kansas City, Southwest Medical Center and University Eye Center. She is board certified for advanced primary clinical eye care and contact lenses.
Senthil Krishnasamy, M.D.
Dr. Krishnasamy graduated with honors from the University of Iowa College of Medicine where he was awarded the Barry Freeman Memorial Fellowship to study medicine in the developing world. His internship was completed at the University of Texas – Southwestern/Parkland Memorial Hospital.
Michelle R. Derheimer, O.D.
Dr. Derheimer graduated from University of Missouri Columbia and University of Missouri St. Louis – College of Optometry. She’s board certified for advanced primary clinical eye care and contact lenses and is a member of the St. Louis Optometry.
Sweta Kavali, M.D.
Dr. Kavali graduated from the University of Missouri – Kansas City School of Medicine. She completed both her internship and ophthalmology residency at Henry Ford Hospital in Michigan, where she served as chief resident.
Andrew Pazandak, M.D.
Dr. Pazandak is a graduate of the University of Texas School of Medicine at San Antonio. He completed an internship at Ochsner Clinic Foundation then went onto Louisiana State University Health Science Center for his ophthalmology residency where he was Chief Resident.
Chris R. Ullrich, D.O., F.A.C.S.
Dr. Ullrich is certified by the American Board of Ophthalmology and a Cornea subspecialist. He earned his Bachelor of Arts in Biology from William Jewell College in Liberty, MO followed by attending the Kansas City School of Medicine and Biosciences achieving his Doctor of Osteopathy.
About Our Practice
The physicians of Ophthalmology Consultants offer a wide variety of specialty care including glaucoma, cornea and refractive surgery, hard-to-fit contact lenses, oculoplastics, cataract surgery, dry eye and low vision services. We pride ourselves in offering the latest technology including laser assisted cataract surgery and the best advance technology lens options for our cataract patients. Our physicians and staff are committed to providing a personalized experience for each of our patients, minimizing wait times, providing education, and meeting all of your unique vision needs. Our friendly, professional staff will care for you and provide everything you need to maximize your vision!Read More
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