Steven R. Unterman, M.D.

Dr. Steven Unterman is a board-certified medical doctor specializing in corneal surgeries and diseases. He uses his wealth of experience and background working in the community and education field to offer patients comprehensive ophthalmology treatment.

Education and Training

Dr. Unterman graduated with his undergraduate degree from the University of Chicago in Chicago, IL. He earned his medical degree from the University of Oklahoma in Norman, OK. Dr. Unterman completed his residency and advanced eye surgery training at the University of Kansas Medical Center in Kansas City, KS. During his fellowship at the Louisiana State University Eye Center in New Orleans, LA, he specialized in diseases and surgery of the cornea, as well as refractive surgery.

Memberships and Societies

Dr. Unterman was a full-time faculty member and assistant professor in the department of ophthalmology at the University of Kansas Medical School in Kansas City, KS. He also served as the medical director of the Kansas Eye Bank and the Cornea Service in Wichita, KS. Additionally, he worked as an assistant clinical professor at the KU Medical Center in Kansas City, KS and as a consultant at the Kansas City Veterans Administration Center in Kansas City, MO.

Personal Life

Dr. Unterman and his wife Ellen have two daughters. In his spare time, he enjoys restoring sports cars.


"Dr. Unterman is phenomenal. He has an excellent bedside manner and is good at what he does and I have a long and complicated eye medical health history. I would not hesitate to recommend him to family and friends."



"You can trust all opthalmic needs to Dr. Untermann & Associates."



"Dr.unterman is truly a genius! He has been taking care of my eyes for about 4 years and they have never been better."



"Dr Unterman saved my eye in 1992. Thank You"



"excellent physician! Was referred by my primary eye doctor and I couldn't be happier. I would recommend Dr Unterman to anyone needing eye care"