M. Scott Hickman, MD


Areas of Interest:

Cataract Surgery: Laser assisted cataract surgery, phacoemulsification, small incision cataract surgery, multifocal and toric intraocular lenses; Surgical and medical treatment of Age-Related Macular Degeneration, Glaucoma, and Diabetic Retinopathy, Eyelid Surgery; International Ophthalmology: teaching cataract surgical techniques, retinoblastoma, human resource and leadership development

Accepting new patients.


Dr. Hickman is the medical director for Ad Astra Eye in Lawrence, KS and president-elect of The Kansas City Society of Ophthalmology and Otolaryngology. 

Doctor's Contact Information

  • Office Phone 785-424-8805
  • Fax 913-229-7030

Ad Astra Eye


Education and Training

Medical Degree 2003 University of Hawaii 2017 London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, Masters of Public Health for Eye Care
Internship 2005 Albert Einstein College of Medicine
Residency 2008 University of Missouri - Kansas City School of Medicine

Board Certified



    Provider also sees patients at:

  • Ad Astra Eye LLC
    4955 Research Parkway
    Lawrence, KS 66047
    Phone: Main 785-424-8805