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Zero Prostate Cancer Run/Walk A Big Success

The ZERO Prostate Cancer Run/Walk was held on Saturday, October 24, 2015 in Overland Park, KS. 268 runners participitated.

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Prostate Cancer Awareness Month

September is prostate cancer awareness month. In this Better Kansas City video segment, Dr. David F. Emmott, a KCUC urologist, discusses the importance of prostate cancer screening and the risk factors for prostate cancer. These include family history, age, diet/lifestyle and race.

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Kidney Stones on Rise in Women

KCUC urologist Dr Brandan Kramer discusses kidney stones in this video. Kidney stones appear to be on the rise in the U.S., especially in women. This can be attributed to our modern diet and lifestyles according to Dr. Kramer. He discusses the risk factors and treatment options offered by KCUC.

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St. Luke’s Hospital of Kansas City Recognized As 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.

The urology department staff features three Kansas City Urology Care urologists:

  • Mark S. Austenfeld, MD
  • Brandon D. Pomeroy, MD
  • Daniel G. Holmes, MD

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Drug Shortage Hitting U.S. Healthcare System

Dr. Sam Kuykendall, a Urologist at Kansas City Urology Care, discusses the nationwide problem of drug shortages.  The National Drug Shortage website has listed 265 medicines that are in short supply this year.

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2015 ZERO Prostate Cancer Run/Walk In The Books

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On Saturday, October 24, 2015, The ZERO Prostate Cancer Run/Walk was held on  in Overland Park, KS with 268 runners participitating.

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