Provider Profile

Saint Luke’s Care Member

Provider Profile

Harold Hollingsworth Morris, III, MD

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Medical School
Baylor College of Medicine, Houston, TX
Internal Medicine, Methodist Hospital (Houston) Program - Baylor Affiliated, Houston, TX
Neurology, University of Texas Medical Branch Hospitals Program, Galveston, TX

Board Certifications

  • American Board of Psychiatry & Neurology [Neurology]

Clinical Interests

  • clinical epilepsy
  • clinical neurophysiology
  • general neurology
  • sleep medicine


Graduated with honors from Baylor College of Medicine in Houston, TX in 1968. Medicine internship was at Methodist Hospital in Houston in 1969. Spent two years with the United States Public Health Service before starting Neurology residency at the University of Texas Medical Branch in Galveston, TX finishing training in 1974.
Professional and Teaching Experience
Dr. Morris was a member of the faculty of the Neurology Department at UTMB from 1974 to 1982. At UTMB was the Director of the EEG laboratory and the Adult Epilepsy Clinic. In 1982 was appointed to the Department of Neurology at the Cleveland Clinic Foundation in Cleveland, OH. Was Head of the Section of Epilepsy and Sleep Disorders at the Cleveland Clinic from 1990 until 2003.  In 2004 joined Fletcher Allen Health Care and was Clinical Professor of Neurology at the University of Vermont until 2011. Joined Saint Luke's Neurological Consultants in Kansas City in 2012.
Certifications & Honors
Dr. Morris is board certified in neurology by the American Board of Psychiatry and Neurology, Certified in clinical neurophysiology by the American Board of Clinical Neurophysiology, and Certified in Sleep Medicine by the American Board of Sleep Medicine.
Dr. Morris was elected to the Baylor Chapter of Alpha Omega Alpha in 1967 and elected president of the organization in 1968. He has been selected as one of the Best Doctors in America® from 1996 - 2012. Received the Teacher of the Year Award from the Department of Neurology, Cleveland Clinic Foundation in 2004 and the Epilepsy Foundation of Northeast Ohio Legacy Distinguished Service Award  in 1997.
Membership in Scientific Societies
Fellow, American Academy of Neurology; Fellow, American Sleep Disorders Association; Fellow, American Neurological Association;
Active Member, American Epilepsy Society; Active Member, American Clinical Neurophysiology Society.

Accepted Insurances

  • Aetna Choice POS II
  • Aetna Choice POS II Aexcel Local
  • Aetna Choice POS II Local
  • Aetna Elect Choice
  • Aetna Federal Employees Health Benefit Plan
  • Aetna HMO
  • Aetna HMO Local
  • Aetna Mail Handlers Benefit Plan
  • Aetna Managed Choice
  • Aetna MDOT & Missouri State Highway Patrol
  • Aetna Medicare
  • Aetna Missouri Preferred
  • Aetna MU myChoice Health Program
  • Aetna Open Choice PPO
  • Aetna Select
  • Aetna Select Local
  • Aetna Signature Administrators (ASA)
  • Aetna Workers Comp
  • BCBS of Kansas (call provider)
  • BCBS of Kansas City (PPO)
  • BCBS of Kansas City Freedom Network
  • BCBS of Kansas City Freedom Network Select
  • BCBS of Kansas City Preferred Care
  • BCBS of Kansas City Preferred Care Blue
  • BCBS of Kansas City Traditional
  • Century Health Solutions (PPO)
  • Cigna (HMO)
  • Cigna (Open Access)
  • Cigna (PPO)
  • CompResults (WC)
  • Coventry Advantra Freedom (PPO)
  • Coventry Health and Life Insurance Company
  • Coventry Health Care
  • Coventry Medicare Advantra (PPO)
  • Golden Rule
  • Health Choice of Northwest Missouri (PPO)
  • Healthcare USA-MC+ (Aetna Better Health)
  • HealthLink (HMO)
  • HealthLink (PPO) through Freedom Network
  • Home State Health Plan (Missouri practices)
  • Humana (PPOx)
  • Humana Choice Care (PPO)
  • Humana Choice PPO (Medicare Advantage PPO)
  • Humana Gold Choice Medicare Advantage PFFS
  • Humana Gold Plus (HMO)
  • Humana Gold Plus HMO SNP
  • Humana SmartExpress PPO
  • Humana SmartNet PPO
  • Humana SmartSuite PPO
  • HumanaOne
  • Integrated Health Plan
  • Kansas Medicaid
  • Medicare
  • Missouri Care (Missouri practices only)
  • Missouri Medicaid
  • MultiPlan/PCHS (PPO)
  • Occupational Health Management (WC)
  • OHARA Managed Care (WC)
  • ProviDRs Care Network (formerly WPPA)
  • Pyramid Life (Medicare Advantage PPO)
  • Railroad Medicare
  • Sunflower State Health Plan (Kansas practices)
  • Triwest Veterans Affairs Patient Centered Community Care
  • United Healthcare Choice
  • United Healthcare Choice Plus
  • United Healthcare Community Plan
  • United Healthcare Definity Health Reimbursement Account
  • United Healthcare Definity Health Savings Account
  • United Healthcare Golden Rule HMO
  • United Healthcare Indemnity
  • United Healthcare Managed Indemnity
  • United Healthcare Options PPO
  • United Healthcare Select
  • United Healthcare Select Plus
  • UnitedHealthcare Evercare DH
  • UnitedHealthcare Evercare DH-POS
  • UnitedHealthcare Evercare DP
  • UnitedHealthcare Evercare RDP
  • UnitedHealthcare Medicare Choice
  • UnitedHealthcare Medicare Choice Essential
  • UnitedHealthcare Medicare Complete
  • UnitedHealthcare Medicare Complete Essential
  • UnitedHealthcare Medicare Complete Plus
  • UnitedHealthcare Medicare DH
  • UnitedHealthcare Medicare Plus Essential
  • US Department of Labor


Dr. Morris has participated in multiple research studies in the fields of neurology, epilepsy, and sleep disorders over the years.  He has authored or co-authored more than 500 scientific publications, book chapters, and scientific presentations. (PubMed)

On Staff At

  • Saint Luke's Hospital of Kansas City