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 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)
  • 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


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