Clifton D. Cokingtin, MD


Dr. Cokingtin is a board-certified ophthalmologist and a member of the American Academy of Ophthalmology. He received his medical degree at the University of Missouri - Kansas City in 1987. He completed additional medical training through a residency in ophthalmology at the Medical College of Wisconsin Eye Institute, where he also did subspecialty fellowship training in corneal and anterior segment surgery and external eye diseases.

Dr. Cokingtin specializes in cataract and lens implant surgery, as well as comprehensive medical ophthalmology. He strives to provide state-of-the-art medical and surgical eye care in a comfortable setting to all of his patients.

Dr. Cokingtin has been in private practice in the Kansas City metropolitan area since 1992. He formed Cokingtin Eye Center in 2002. He actively participates in continuing education forums as a lecturer and has served as the clinical assistant professor of ophthalmology at the University of Kansas School of Medicine. He participates in clinical trials to develop new lens implant and surgical technologies.

Dr. Cokingtin, his wife and three children make their home in Leawood, Kansas.