William L. White, MD


Dr. White, a board-certified ophthalmologist, received his medical degree from St. Louis University after completing his undergraduate studies at the University of Missouri - Kansas City. Dr. White interned at Fitzsimmons Army Medical Center in Aurora, Colorado, and completed his residency training at Brooke Army Medical Center in Fort Sam Houston, Texas. He later completed fellowship training in ophthalmic plastic and reconstructive surgery at the Massachusetts Eye & Ear Infirmary of Harvard Medical School in Boston.

Dr. White has a distinguished medical career in the United States military. His positions of honor include: Chief of Aviation Medicine at Ft. Leonard Wood, Missouri; Chief of the Ophthalmology Service at Ft. Knox, Kentucky; and Chief of the Ocuplastics Division of the Ophthalmology Service at Brooke Army Medical Center. During his military career he also served as Clinical Assistant Professor of Ophthalmology at the University of Texas, San Antonio. He is currently Clinical Associate Professor of Ophthalmology and Pediatrics at the University of Missouri at Kansas City, assigned to Children's Mercy Hospital.

Dr. White has authored numerous ophthalmic articles and co-authored several chapters for medical textbooks. Dr. White has three sons and resides with his wife Lisa in Lee's Summit, Missouri.