North Kansas City Hospital

79%

Patients that would definitely recommend
9% higher than the national average

Awards

Healthgrades awards tell you which hospitals deliver superior quality care. Healthgrades evaluates hospital performance using objective quality measures including clinical outcomes and patient safety, as well as patient experience.

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Specialty Clinical Quality Awards

General Surgery Excellence Award™ (2019, 2017)

Superior clinical outcomes in bowel obstruction treatment, colorectal surgeries, gallbladder removal, esophageal/stomach surgeries, and small intestine surgeries

Pulmonary Care Excellence Award™ (2019)

Superior clinical outcomes in treating chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD) and pneumonia

America’s 100 Best Hospitals for General Surgery Award™ (2018)

Superior clinical outcomes in bowel obstruction treatment, colorectal surgeries, gallbladder removal, esophageal/stomach surgeries, and small intestine surgeries

America’s 100 Best Hospitals for Pulmonary Care Award™ (2018, 2017)

Superior clinical outcomes in treating chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD) and pneumonia

Stroke Care Excellence Award™ (2017)

Superior clinical outcomes in the care and treatment of stroke

Safety Ratings

How well a hospital safeguards patients from potential complications

An event relating to foreign objects left in body during a surgery or procedure

2 ratings were worse than expected

  • Deep blood clots in the lungs or legs following surgery
  • Bloodstream infection following surgery

11 ratings were as expected

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Hospital Quality

Clinical Ratings

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Data Source

Patient Experience

Patient experience measures tell you how patients felt about the care they received at the hospital. These measures are based on the Hospital Consumer Assessment of Healthcare Providers and Systems (HCAHPS) survey data from the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS).

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78%

Patients who gave a rating of 9 or 10
9% higher than the national average

79%

Would definitely recommend
9% higher than the national average

North Kansas City Hospital

National Average

Communication with doctors

Percent of patients who said that doctors always listened to them and explained things well

100%50%0%79%81%

Communication with nurses

Percent of patients who said that nurses always listened to them and explained things well

100%50%0%78%78%

Communication about medicines

Percent of patients who said that staff always explained medicines before giving them to patients

100%50%0%62%63%

Discharge Information

Percent of patients who said they were given information about recovering at home

100%50%0%89%84%

Responsiveness of hospital staff

Percent of patients who said they always received help quickly from hospital staff

100%50%0%64%66%

North Kansas City Hospital

National Average

Quietness

Percent of patients who said the area around their rooms was always kept quiet at night

100%50%0%60%60%

Cleanliness

Percent of patients who said their room and bathroom were always kept clean

100%50%0%72%73%

Providers

Dr. Avery Abernathy, DO

Family Medicine

3 Ratings
Dr. Avery Abernathy, DO

Dr. Kelsey Able, DO

Gastroenterology

Dr. Kelsey Able, DO

Dr. Joel Ackerman, MD

Pain Medicine

19 Ratings
Dr. Joel Ackerman, MD

Dr. Antonette Acosta-Dickson, MD

Family Medicine

33 Ratings
Dr. Antonette Acosta-Dickson, MD

Dr. Kenna Adiga, DO

Internal Medicine

Dr. Kenna Adiga, DO

Dr. Sanjeev Aggarwal, MD

Cardiothoracic Surgery

2 Ratings
Dr. Sanjeev Aggarwal, MD

Dr. Vivek Agrawal, MD

Orthopedic Surgery

16 Ratings
Dr. Vivek Agrawal, MD

Dr. Gangaram Akangire, MD

Neonatal Medicine

Dr. Gangaram Akangire, MD

Dr. Howard Aks, MD

Pain Medicine

26 Ratings
Dr. Howard Aks, MD

Dr. Frank Albani, MD

Urology

14 Ratings
Dr. Frank Albani, MD

Dr. Justin Albani, MD

Robotic Surgery

15 Ratings
Dr. Justin Albani, MD

Dr. Alicia Albers, MD

Family Medicine

23 Ratings
Dr. Alicia Albers, MD

Dr. Drew Allen, DO

Cardiology

8 Ratings
Dr. Drew Allen, DO

Dr. Keith Allen, MD

Cardiothoracic Surgery

5 Ratings
Dr. Keith Allen, MD

Dr. John Amick, DO

Family Medicine

12 Ratings
Dr. John Amick, DO

Dr. Mauricio Anaya-Cisneros, MD

Cardiology

14 Ratings
Dr. Mauricio Anaya-Cisneros, MD

Dr. Andrea Anthony, MD

Pulmonary Disease

14 Ratings
Dr. Andrea Anthony, MD

Dr. Robert Ardinger Jr, MD

Pediatric Cardiology

Dr. Robert Ardinger Jr, MD

Dr. Michelle Ariss, MD

Pediatric Ophthalmology

Dr. Michelle Ariss, MD

Dr. Steven Arkin, MD

Neurology

37 Ratings
Dr. Steven Arkin, MD

Dr. Stanley Augustin, MD

General Surgery

4 Ratings
Dr. Stanley Augustin, MD

Dr. Lisa Avery, MD

Pediatrics

2 Ratings
Dr. Lisa Avery, MD

Dr. Amy Bagley, DDS

Dentistry

9 Ratings
Dr. Amy Bagley, DDS

Dr. Ata Bajwa, MD

Internal Medicine

Dr. Ata Bajwa, MD

Dr. Steven Ballard, DO

Family Medicine

10 Ratings
Dr. Steven Ballard, DO

Dr. Srinivas Bapoje, MD

Cardiology

2 Ratings
Dr. Srinivas Bapoje, MD

Dr. Gregory Barber, MD

Gastroenterology

10 Ratings
Dr. Gregory Barber, MD

Dr. Kay Barney, DO

Family Medicine

26 Ratings
Dr. Kay Barney, DO

Dr. Gregory Barnhill, DO

Orthopedic Surgery

18 Ratings
Dr. Gregory Barnhill, DO

Dr. William Barr, MD

Cardiology

6 Ratings
Dr. William Barr, MD

Dr. Rebecca Baskins, MD

Family Medicine

18 Ratings
Dr. Rebecca Baskins, MD

Dr. Caleb Baughn, MD

Hospital Medicine

Dr. Caleb Baughn, MD

Dr. Stephanie Bays, DO

Pediatrics

4 Ratings
Dr. Stephanie Bays, DO

Dr. Grace Baysa-Ng, MD

Pediatrics

8 Ratings
Dr. Grace Baysa-Ng, MD

Dr. Melissa Beard, MD

Pediatrics

3 Ratings
Dr. Melissa Beard, MD

Dr. Alejandra Beardman, MD

Pediatrics

3 Ratings
Dr. Alejandra Beardman, MD

Dr. Todd Beardman, MD

Clinical Informatics

1 Ratings
Dr. Todd Beardman, MD

Dr. Timothy Beaumont, MD

Critical Care Medicine

Dr. Timothy Beaumont, MD

Dr. Suganthi Beeki, MD

Nephrology

1 Ratings
Dr. Suganthi Beeki, MD

Dr. Venkatadri Beeki, MD

Oncology

9 Ratings
Dr. Venkatadri Beeki, MD

Dr. Daniel Beissel, MD

Pediatric Cardiology

Dr. Daniel Beissel, MD

Dr. Richard Bene Jr, MD

Cosmetic, Plastic & Reconstructive Surgery

8 Ratings
Dr. Richard Bene Jr, MD

Dr. Keenan Berghoff, MD

Bariatric Surgery

10 Ratings
Dr. Keenan Berghoff, MD

Dr. Rusty Bergman, DO

Internal Medicine

1 Ratings
Dr. Rusty Bergman, DO

Dr. John Billharz, MD

Pediatrics

5 Ratings
Dr. John Billharz, MD

Cheryl Bleier, NP

Family Medicine (Nurse Practitioner)

5 Ratings
Cheryl Bleier, NP

Dr. Andrew Boerkircher, DO

Cardiology

Dr. Andrew Boerkircher, DO

Dr. Heather Bollinger, DO

Family Medicine

16 Ratings
Dr. Heather Bollinger, DO

Dr. Karen Bordson, DO

Obstetrics & Gynecology

13 Ratings
Dr. Karen Bordson, DO

Dr. Deborah Borek, MD

Nephrology

Dr. Deborah Borek, MD

Dr. A. Michael Borkon, MD

Cardiothoracic Surgery

6 Ratings
Dr. A. Michael Borkon, MD

Dr. Daniel Bortnick, MD

Cosmetic, Plastic & Reconstructive Surgery

184 Ratings
Dr. Daniel Bortnick, MD

Dr. Robert Boulware, MD

Internal Medicine

7 Ratings
Dr. Robert Boulware, MD

Dr. William Boulware, MD

Internal Medicine

7 Ratings
Dr. William Boulware, MD

Dr. Jeffrey Bradley, MD

Orthopedic Surgery

30 Ratings
Dr. Jeffrey Bradley, MD

Dr. Melissa Bradley, MD

Family Medicine

2 Ratings
Dr. Melissa Bradley, MD

Dr. Marci Brecheisen, MD

Diagnostic Radiology

Dr. Marci Brecheisen, MD

Dr. Shelley Bridgford, MD

Emergency Medicine

Dr. Shelley Bridgford, MD

Dr. Arthur Brock III, MD

Gastroenterology

5 Ratings
Dr. Arthur Brock III, MD

Dr. Michael Brown, DO

Family Medicine

73 Ratings
Dr. Michael Brown, DO

Dr. Emily Broxterman, MD

Pediatric Ophthalmology

Dr. Emily Broxterman, MD

Dr. Bernard Bruns, DDS

Dentistry

2 Ratings
Dr. Bernard Bruns, DDS

Dr. Colleen Buchinger, MD

Internal Medicine

5 Ratings
Dr. Colleen Buchinger, MD

Dr. John Buckner IV, MD

Emergency Medicine

1 Ratings
Dr. John Buckner IV, MD

Dr. Aaron Bumann, DDS

Pediatric Dentistry

Dr. Aaron Bumann, DDS

Dr. Anthony Buren, MD

Internal Medicine

8 Ratings
Dr. Anthony Buren, MD

Dr. Rebecca Burfeind, MD

Pain Medicine

24 Ratings
Dr. Rebecca Burfeind, MD

Dr. John Burroughs, MD

Family Medicine

8 Ratings
Dr. John Burroughs, MD

Dr. Patrick Caffrey, PHD

Psychology

2 Ratings
Dr. Patrick Caffrey, PHD

Dr. Joseph Camarata, MD

Cosmetic, Plastic & Reconstructive Surgery

4 Ratings
Dr. Joseph Camarata, MD

Dr. Paul Camarata, MD

Neurosurgery

21 Ratings
Dr. Paul Camarata, MD

Dr. Scott Campbell, DO

Emergency Medicine

3 Ratings
Dr. Scott Campbell, DO

Dr. John Campobasso, DO

Family Medicine

24 Ratings
Dr. John Campobasso, DO

Dr. Steven Carder, MD

Family Medicine

15 Ratings
Dr. Steven Carder, MD

Dr. Susan Carney, MD

Ophthalmology

9 Ratings
Dr. Susan Carney, MD

Dr. Gary Carter, MD

Emergency Medicine

Dr. Gary Carter, MD

Paul Carter, AUD

Audiology

Paul Carter, AUD

Dr. Robert Carter, MD

Vascular Surgery

4 Ratings
Dr. Robert Carter, MD

Anna Casey, FNP-C

Family Medicine (Nurse Practitioner)

3 Ratings
Anna Casey, FNP-C

Dr. Pierre Castera, MD

Colorectal Surgery

53 Ratings
Dr. Pierre Castera, MD

Dr. Roukoz Chamoun, MD

Neurosurgery

21 Ratings
Dr. Roukoz Chamoun, MD

Dr. Mark Chaplick, DO

Pain Medicine

26 Ratings
Dr. Mark Chaplick, DO

Dr. Scott Chapman, MD

Cardiology

4 Ratings
Dr. Scott Chapman, MD

Dr. Thomas Chapman, DO

Internal Medicine

22 Ratings
Dr. Thomas Chapman, DO

Dr. Yan Chen, MD

Gastroenterology

5 Ratings
Dr. Yan Chen, MD

Dr. Eric Christensen, MD

Ear, Nose, and Throat

33 Ratings
Dr. Eric Christensen, MD

Dr. John Ciliberti, DO

Anesthesiology

3 Ratings
Dr. John Ciliberti, DO

Dr. Donald Clement, MD

Gastroenterology

9 Ratings
Dr. Donald Clement, MD

Dr. Michael Clemente, DO

Orthopedic Surgery

3 Ratings
Dr. Michael Clemente, DO

Dr. Sean Clinefelter, MD

Pain Medicine

19 Ratings
Dr. Sean Clinefelter, MD

Dr. Joy Clore, DO

Obstetrics & Gynecology

17 Ratings
Dr. Joy Clore, DO

Dr. Avon Coffman, DO

Ear, Nose, and Throat

19 Ratings
Dr. Avon Coffman, DO

Dr. Terrence Coleman, MD

Gastroenterology

5 Ratings
Dr. Terrence Coleman, MD

Dr. Kenneth Collins, MD

Urology

10 Ratings
Dr. Kenneth Collins, MD

Dr. Jeffrey Colyer, MD

Cosmetic, Plastic & Reconstructive Surgery

6 Ratings
Dr. Jeffrey Colyer, MD

Dr. Iris Comes, MD

Geriatric Medicine

1 Ratings
Dr. Iris Comes, MD

Provider Reviews

I have been seeing Dr. Hagan since 1985. He understands my vision issues and tries to work with me on my vision needs. He thoroughly discusses any issues and/or treatments available.

Oct 17 2019

Review for Dr. John Hagan III, MD

I felt the visit was very thorough and covered all the areas I was concerned.

Oct 17 2019

Review for Dr. John Hagan III, MD

Oct 17 2019

Review for Dr. David Wilson, MD

Dr. Marc Taormina, MD office is so nice and it made getting a colonoscopy such a great experience! Everyone is so nice and you meet everyone who takes care of you. My 2nd colonoscopy there See you in 5 years!

Oct 17 2019

Review for Dr. Marc Taormina, MD

Dr. Mizrahi is always very upbeat, and makes the patient feel at ease. He is very skilled and knowledgeable. I highly recommend Dr. Mizrahi.

Oct 15 2019

Review for Dr. Benyamine Mizrahi, MD

Oct 15 2019

Review for Dr. Steven Smith, MD

Poor controls. If you have a problem there, they are too focused on the next procedure. The doctor doesn't have the brains or doesn't care enough to follow up w his patients Run from this facility.

Oct 13 2019

Review for Dr. Marc Taormina, MD

Oct 12 2019

Review for Dr. Scott McKnight, MD

Oct 12 2019

Review for Dr. Marc Taormina, MD

Oct 12 2019

Review for Dr. C. Rose, DO

Dr. Taormina is great. He takes his time. Listens to everything you want to say. I have multiple health issues, so multiple doctors. Dr. Taormina is talking to each of them so they can coordinate my meds, so none will hamper a different med and so no interactions. I would not trade him

Oct 12 2019

Review for Dr. Marc Taormina, MD

Dr. Leahy did an amazing job with my breast surgery! I love my results!

Oct 11 2019

Review for Dr. Paul Leahy, MD

Oct 10 2019

Review for Dr. Sara Lowery, MD

Dr Cramer is very professional and understanding. Super easy to get along with and talk to. He really cares for his patients and takes time to talk to them. I would Highly recommend him!

Oct 10 2019

Review for Dr. Randall Cramer, DO

I enjoy meeting with him his demeanor is both very professional and personable. His knowledge has improved my health and will have lasting affects on my life.

Oct 09 2019

Review for Dr. Avin Pothuloori, MD

I have been seeing Dr. Fox for roughly 10 yrs. The wait time in the exam room is never usually about 5 minutes. He always listens to my concerns and I never feel likes he is rushing thru the exam. I am always asked if I have anymore questions before I leave. I I highly recommend Dr. Fox

Oct 09 2019

Review for Dr. Todd Fox, MD

Oct 09 2019

Review for Dr. Jeffrey Krempec, MD

Oct 08 2019

Review for Dr. Ancy Maruthanal, MD

Dr Kauk is passionate about his patients. His compassion and devotion to providing exemplary care makes him a great provider. I personally have grown much from being treated by Dr. Kauk.

Oct 08 2019

Review for Dr. Bruce Kauk, MD

Dr. Bortnick did my facial mini lift 2013 still looks great going back to have my eyes and peel done. He was very informative about the eye proceedure and I am confident it will be as great as my mini lift.

Oct 08 2019

Review for Dr. Daniel Bortnick, MD

Very thorough, answered all my questions, no wait time and staff is very friendly. Highly recommend

Oct 08 2019

Review for Dr. Randall Cramer, DO

Dr. Rosen is always caring. he listens to what i say and respond honestly and helpfully

Oct 07 2019

Review for Dr. Howard Rosen, MD

Oct 07 2019

Review for Dr. Paul Leahy, MD

She is the best oncologist/hematologists around. I would trust her at all costs.

Oct 05 2019

Review for Dr. Maureen Sheehan, MD

Fist time I saw him I knew I had a great doctor. I had surgery with one of the best teams I have encountered.

Oct 04 2019

Review for Dr. David Dugan, DO

Oct 04 2019

Review for Dr. Ancy Maruthanal, MD

A great atmosphere with very professional staff. He was very caring.

Oct 03 2019

Review for Dr. Marc Taormina, MD

Unfortunately this physician did not seem to be interested in helping me. Ordered profound number of tests, sold me numerous supplements. Didn’t listen. Didn’t really have any suggestions on what to do for me after all that expense. Would not recommend. Will not be back.Extremely expensive.

Oct 02 2019

Review for Dr. Nancy Russell, MD

Dr. Goergen is the absolute best. I couldn't ask for a better primary care physician. He doesn't rush. He takes his time to understand, he responds, he is very caring, and has a wonderful demeanor. I am blessed to have him as my doctor.

Oct 01 2019

Review for Dr. Jason Goergen, DO

Absolutely the BEST! She was informative with me and did a exceptional job with my surgery!

Sep 30 2019

Review for Dr. Ashley Holly, MD

I found Dr. Trimble to be warm, personable, humorous, and down to earth. He answered all of my questions, explaining his care thoroughly. I respect his professionalism, and had a good experience with his office staff. Overall, an excellent visit. I would recommend him to friends and family.

Sep 29 2019

Review for Dr. Christopher Trimble, MD

Sep 28 2019

Review for Dr. Christine Green, MD

Sep 28 2019

Review for Dr. Sean Clinefelter, MD

Dr. Hon is a warm, caring, very knowledgeable neurologist. She is very attentive and treats my mother with respect. My mother enjoys coming to see her and trusts her implicitly.

Sep 27 2019

Review for Dr. Sarah Hon, DO

Sep 27 2019

Review for Dr. Mark Chaplick, DO

MY latest visit in 37 years, As always Great experience to see my health care provider.

Sep 26 2019

Review for Dr. Richard Hellman, MD

Extremely Thorough - Dr.Rosen focuses on building A full and accurate picture and identifying the best approaches to treatment. Easy to talk to and answers questions and explains everything..

Sep 26 2019

Review for Dr. Howard Rosen, MD

What a great experience! Surgery was successful and has improved my quality of life.

Sep 25 2019

Review for Dr. Patrick Nosti, MD

Sep 25 2019

Review for Dr. Patrick Nosti, MD

Everyone at the facility was extremely helpful, courteous, and nice. The nurses, very, very nice, answered any questions I may have had, and made my time there comfortable. Dr. Taormina, I would recommend him every time. Thank you all for everything.

Sep 25 2019

Review for Dr. Marc Taormina, MD

Dr. Gordon is really great, he actually listens to me. He does not treat his patients like cattle, in and out real fast he takes his time with you

Sep 23 2019

Review for Dr. Mark Gordon, MD

Fantastic, Caring Doctor - takes her time to find out what needs I have. She is compassionate and very detail-oriented.

Sep 22 2019

Review for Dr. Amanda Humiston, MD

Always pleased with Dr. Hagan .very professional and friendly.

Sep 21 2019

Review for Dr. John Hagan III, MD

Outstanding physician that has patient care at the forefront and provides critical, straight forward information. She has exceptional staff that is very supportive in making sure all details are fulfilled.

Sep 20 2019

Review for Dr. Andrea Anthony, MD

Dr. Eggers did my hip replacement. He has been wonderful from the first appt. explaining the process. He put me at ease when I was anxious about surgery. It has been life changing. I recommend him for anyone with hip issues.

in Liberty, MO - Sep 20 2019

Review for Dr. John Eggers, MD

The staff was prompt efficient and friendly. Responsive to questions.

Sep 20 2019

Review for Misty Stambach, PA-C

The office is immaculate, the staff is very helpful, and Dr. Bortnick took a lot of time explaining and educating me about the procedure I had been referred for. He did NOT do a high pressure sell of his services, but gave me options and estimates for alternative procedures.

Sep 19 2019

Review for Dr. Daniel Bortnick, MD

Sep 19 2019

Review for Dr. James Morgan Jr, DO

Dr. Hellman took the time to explore serious health issues until I had a good understanding of what was involved. He takes my health very seriously and has the expertise to deliver. Kudos!

Sep 19 2019

Review for Dr. Richard Hellman, MD

Listens to you and never rushes through your appointment. She had been my family dr for 15 years. I will follow her to new location.

Sep 18 2019

Review for Dr. Rebecca Baskins, MD

Location

North Kansas City Hospital

2800 Clay Edwards Dr, North Kansas City, MO 64116