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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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Symptoms and Treatments for Overactive Bladder

Dr. Kuykendall, a urologist at KCUC, discusses the symptoms and treatments for overactive bladder, a condition which affects 1 out of 3 women. KCUC has now opened an Incontinence Center in our Nall office to give our patients options for treating overactive bladder.

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Introducing Revolutionary BioJet Technology

In this video, KCUC Urologist Dr. John Strickland discusses the revolutionary new BioJet Fusion technology, which is the combination of MRI with real-time ultrasound for more accurate biopsies. This technology may change the way prostate cancer is tested, treated and managed.

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2015 ZERO Prostate Cancer Run/Walk Set for October

Famlies at ZERO Run/Walk

Mark Your Calendars for the Kansas City ZERO Prostate Cancer Run/Walk. This annual event raises money and awareness. So, save the date:

ZERO Prostate Cancer Run/Walk - Kansas City
Saturday, October 24, 2015
Overland Park, KS

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ZERO Prostate Cancer Run/Walk Kansas City * 2015

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