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Christine M Boutwell, MD

Vascular Neurology, Neurology
Call to make an appointment 816-960-7610

Education

Medical School
Univ of MO - Kansas City School of Medicine, Kansas City, MO
Residency
Internal Medicine, University of Missouri - Kansas City School of Medicine, Kansas City, MO
Residency
Neurology, University of Kansas Medical Center, Kansas City, KS

Board Certifications

  • American Board of Psychiatry & Neurology - Subspecialty in Vascular Neurology
  • American Board of Psychiatry & Neurology [Neurology]

Academic Titles

  • Associate Clinical Professor, University of Missouri–Kansas City School of Medicine

Clinical Interests

  • multiple sclerosis
  • stroke
  • general neurology

Biography

Dr. Christine M Boutwell is a vascular and general neurologist in practice at Saint Luke’s Neurological Consultants and Saint Luke’s Marion Bloch Neuroscience Institute. She graduated medical school and did her internal medicine residency at the University of Missouri-Kansas City. She completed neurology training at the University of Kansas. She has been in practice affiliated with Saint Luke’s since 2000. Her clinical interests are acute management of stroke and the treatment of multiple sclerosis, including participating in clinical research trials.

Saint Luke's News

Ingram's: Two Saint Luke's physicians named in Ingram's 2019 Top Doctors
Every year, Ingram's, Kansas City' Business Magazine, honors the areas top physicians across hundreds of specialties. Out of more than 200 nominees, Saint Luke's Health System is proud that two Saint Luke's physicians were selected for this year's list of Top Doctors. 
KCUR: Up To Date: Signs of dementia and Alzheimer's
Saint Luke's Marion Bloch Neuroscience Institute neurologist talks to KCUR's Up To Date host Steve Kraske about the signs and effects of dementia and Alzheimer's disease.

Accepted Insurances

  • Aetna Better Health/KanCare (KS Medicaid)
  • Aetna Choice POS II Aexcel Local
  • Aetna Choice POS II Local
  • Aetna Elect Choice POS
  • Aetna Federal Employees Health Benefit Plan HMO
  • Aetna First Health Network (excluding limited benefit plans)
  • Aetna HMO
  • Aetna HMO Local
  • Aetna Managed Choice POS
  • Aetna Medicare Plan (Medicare Advantage HMO, PPO)
  • Aetna Missouri Preferred
  • Aetna Open Choice PPO
  • Aetna Select HMO
  • Aetna Select Local HMO
  • Aetna Signature Administrators (ASA) HMO, POS, PPO
  • Aetna UAW Retiree Medical Benefits Trust (Medicare Advantage HMO, PPO)
  • Aetna Workers Comp
  • Aetna/Coventry Advantra Freedom Medicare Advantage PPO
  • Aetna/Coventry Advantra Freedom Plus Medicare Advantage PPO
  • Aetna/Coventry Advantra Total Care Medicare Advantage PPO
  • BCBS of Kansas (call provider)
  • BCBS of Kansas Blue Choice Preferred Care Blue PPO
  • BCBS of Kansas City Blue Select Plus (UCMO and City of KCMO)
  • BCBS of Kansas City Federal PPO
  • BCBS of Kansas City Freedom Network PPO
  • BCBS of Kansas City Freedom Network Select PPO
  • BCBS of Kansas City Preferred Care
  • BCBS of Kansas City Preferred Care Blue
  • BCBS of Kansas City Traditional
  • BCBS of Kansas Federal
  • BCBS of Kansas Traditional
  • BCBS of Michigan Medicare Advantage PPO
  • Blue KC Medicare Advantage HMO
  • Blue KC Medicare Advantage PPO
  • Century Health Solutions (PPO)
  • Cigna HMO
  • Cigna National POS Open Access
  • Cigna OAP
  • Cigna PPO
  • CompResults/CompAlliance (WC) PPO
  • Health Choice of Northwest Missouri (PPO)
  • Home State Health Plan Missouri Medicaid (Missouri practices)
  • Humana Choice PPO - Medicare Advantage
  • Humana ChoiceCare PPO
  • Humana Community HMO - Medicare Advantage
  • Humana Gold Choice Medicare Advantage PFFS
  • Humana Gold Plus HMO - Medicare Advantage
  • Humana Gold Plus HMO SNP - Medicare Advantage
  • Humana Kansas City PPOx
  • Humana National POS-Open Access Plans
  • Humana PPO
  • Humana Preferred PPO
  • Humana SmartExpress PPO
  • Humana SmartNet PPO
  • Humana SmartSuite PPO
  • HumanaOne PPO
  • Integrated Health Plan PPO
  • Kansas Medicaid
  • Medica Connect
  • Medica Select
  • Medicare
  • Missouri Care Health Plan - Missouri Medicaid (MO practices only)
  • MultiPlan/PCHS (PPO)
  • Occupational Health Management PPO (WC)
  • OHARA Managed Care (WC)
  • Private Healthcare Systems PPO
  • ProviDRs Care Network PPO (formerly WPPA)
  • Sunflower State Health Plan Kansas Medicaid (Kansas practices)
  • TRICARE WEST
  • Triwest Veterans Affairs Patient Centered Community Care
  • United Healthcare - All Savers Insurance Company POS
  • United Healthcare - Choice HMO
  • United Healthcare - Choice Plus POS
  • United Healthcare - Community Plan (KS Practices, KanCare, Kansas Medicaid)
  • United Healthcare - Community Plan (MO practices, Missouri Medicaid)
  • United Healthcare - Definity Health Reimbursement Account POS
  • United Healthcare - Definity Health Savings Account POS
  • United Healthcare - Golden Rule HMO (HMO & PPO)
  • United Healthcare - Indemnity
  • United Healthcare - Managed Indemnity
  • United Healthcare - Options PPO
  • United Healthcare - Select HMO
  • United Healthcare - Select Plus POS
  • United Healthcare - United Health One (Short Term Medical)
  • UnitedHealthcare - AARP Medicare Complete Choice PPO
  • UnitedHealthcare - AARP Medicare Complete HMO
  • UnitedHealthcare - AARP Medicare Complete PPO
  • UnitedHealthcare - Dual Complete SNP PPO
  • UnitedHealthcare - Group Medicare Advantage PPO
  • UnitedHealthcare - Medicare Complete PPO
  • UnitedHealthcare - Medicare Gold SNP PPO
  • UnitedHealthcare - Medicare Silver SNP PPO

Publications

Dubinsky, RM, Kabbani, H, El-Chami, Boutwell, C, and Ali, H.  Practice Parameter: Treatment of postherpetic neuralgia:  An evidence-based report of the Quality Standards Subcommittee of the American Academy of Neurology. Neurology, September, 2004; 63: 959 – 965.

Pardo G, Boutwell C, Conner J, Denney D, Oleen-Burkey M. “Effect of Oral Antihistamine on Local Injection Site Reactions With Self-Administered Glatiramer Acetate. Journal of Neuroscience Nursing, February 2010;42:40-46.

On Staff At

  • Anderson County Hospital
  • Hedrick Medical Center
  • Saint Luke's East Hospital
  • Saint Luke's Hospital of Kansas City
  • Saint Luke's North Hospital–Barry Road
  • Saint Luke's North Hospital–Smithville
  • Saint Luke's South Hospital
  • Wright Memorial Hospital