Nelson Sabates, M.D.
Professor, Department Chair, President of the Vision Research Foundation, President and CEO - Sabates Eye Centers, P.C.
Department(s) of Ophthalmology
Vision Research Center
Education and Background
University of Missouri - Kansas City
Internship - Saint Luke's Hospital
Residency - Ophthalmology - Dean McGee Eye Institute
Fellowship - Medical and surgical diseases of the retina and vitreous - Massachusetts Eye and Ear Infirmary/Harvard Medical School
Fellowship - Research - Schepens Eye Research Institute
Meet Nelson Sabates
Dr. Nelson Sabates received his medical training at the University of Missouri-Kansas City (UMKC) School of Medicine. After an internship at St. Luke’s Hospital in Kansas City, Missouri, he completed his ophthalmology residency at the Dean McGee Eye Institute, University of Oklahoma School of Medicine, Oklahoma City, Oklahoma. He received his subspecialty training in medical and surgical diseases of the retina and vitreous fellowship at the Massachusetts Eye and Ear Infirmary, Harvard Medical School, and a post-doctoral research fellowship at the Schepens Eye Research Institute in Boston, Massachusetts.