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St. Luke’s Hospital of Kansas City High-Performing in Urology

Saint Luke’s Hospital of Kansas City has been recognized on U.S. News & World Report’s Annual Best Hospital rankings for 2013-14.  The hospital ranks #2 in Missouri, #2 in the Kansas City Metro area, and is recognized among the Best Hospitals in Northwestern Missouri. The hospital also ranks as high-performing in eight specialty areas including urology.

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Beverly's Surprise 'Vacation'

Beverly describes being in some of the worst pain of her life when she came into our ER. Staff quickly determined she had kidney stones, an ailment her father had as well. After being treated, she was at home and realized something just wasn't quite right. She returned to the Hospital where, as she jokes, she began her 4-day vacation. Dr. Brandan Kramer discusses the procedure used to treat Beverly, called lithotripsy.

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Kansas City Urology Care, PA Earns ACR Accreditation – Radiation Oncology

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Kansas City Urology Care, PA Earns ACR Accreditation — Radiation Oncology

(Overland Park, KS) — Kansas City Urology Care, PA, has been awarded a three-year term of accreditation in radiation oncology as the result of a recent review by the American College of Radiology (ACR). Radiation oncology (radiation therapy) is the careful use of high-energy radiation to treat cancer. A radiation oncologist may use radiation to cure cancer or to relieve a cancer patient’s pain.

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Kansas City Urology Care Expert Discusses PSA Screenings For Prostate Cancer In Video

Dr. Mark Austenfeld is a urologic oncologist with Kansas City Urology Care. He questions the recent changes that basically downplay the need for PSA Screenings for prostate cancer.

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The Advantages of PSA Testing Video

May 23, 2013 — The Large Urology Group Practice Association (LUGPA), representing more than 2,000 urologists nationwide, supports the rights of men to access prostate cancer screening. Dr. Deepak A. Kapoor, President of LUGPA and Chairman and CEO of Integrated Medical Professionals, PLLC, explains LUGPA's stance on PSA testing for prostate cancer in this video.

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2013 Zero Prostate Cancer Run Held on November 2nd.

Zero Prostate Cancer Run Kansas City, 2013

The ZERO Prostate Cancer Run — Kansas City was held on Saturday, November 2, 2013 at Kansas City Urology Care. View results and photos from the run »

American College of Radiology Radiation Oncology Accredited Facility
Accredited by the premier credentialing body for radiation oncology, ACR (The American College of Radiology).