Dr. Bruce Gehrke, MD

General SurgeryMaleAge 60

Dr. Gehrke
Accepting new patients

Saint Luke's Surgical Specialists

5844 Nw Barry Rd Ste 120 Kansas City, MO 64154

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Dr. Bruce Gehrke, MD is a General Surgery Specialist in Kansas City, MO. Dr. Gehrke has more experience with Liver/Pancreas/Gallbadder/Spleen Surgery than other specialists in his area. He is affiliated with medical facilities such as Saint Luke's Cushing Hospital and Saint Luke's Hospital of Kansas City. He is accepting new patients. Be sure to call ahead with Dr. Gehrke to book an appointment.


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  • Appointment scheduling (8)
  • Explained conditions well (8)
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  • Didn't explain conditions well (2)
  • Didn't listen or answer questions (2)
  • Didn't trust the provider's decisions (2)
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Dr. Gehrke removed my appendix a couple of weeks ago. He told me exactly what to expect and answered all my questions fully. Everything went perfectly and I went home the next day.
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Biography

Dr. Bruce Gehrke, MD is a General Surgery Specialist in Kansas City, MO. Dr. Gehrke has more experience with Liver/Pancreas/Gallbadder/Spleen Surgery...Read more

Specialties

  • General Surgery

Board Certifications

Education

1991
Truman Med Ctr/U Mo
Residency Hospital
1987
Truman Med Center
Internship Hospital

Awards

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What are Dr. Bruce Gehrke, MD's top areas of care?

Dr. Gehrke frequently treats Liver/Pancreas/Gallbadder/Spleen Surgery. See all practice areas where Dr. Gehrke specializes.

Where is Dr. Bruce Gehrke, MD's office located?

Dr. Gehrke's office is located at 5844 Nw Barry Rd Ste 120, Kansas City, MO 64154. Find other locations and directions on Healthgrades.

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Frequently Treated by Dr. Gehrke

Based on treatment records, we have identified the following as areas of care that Dr. Gehrke treats more often than their peers. If you are unsure whether Dr. Gehrke treats other conditions, please contact the office at (816) 932-7900.

Liver/Pancreas/Gallbadder/Spleen Surgery

This subspecialty of general surgery treats a variety of conditions affecting the liver, pancreas, gallbladder and spleen through procedures including liver resection, gallbladder removal, and the Whipple procedure.Compare with other Liver/Pancreas/Gallbadder/Spleen Surgery specialists.

Dr. Gehrke typically treats 63% more often than similar doctors

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Gallbladder Removal (Cholecystectomy), Laparoscopic
Gallbladder Removal
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Dr. Gehrke's conditions and procedures:

  • Abdominal Disorders
  • Abdominal Pain
  • Abscess
  • Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
  • Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
  • Anal Disorders
  • Anal Fissure
  • Anal Prolapse
  • Aneurysm
  • Anorectal Abscess
  • Appendectomy, Laparoscopic
  • Appendicitis
  • Axillary Lymph Node Dissection
  • Benign Tumor
  • Bile Duct Procedure
  • Biopsy of Breast
  • Bladder Surgery
  • Breast Cancer
  • Breast Diseases
  • Breast Lump
  • Breast Reconstruction
  • Breast Surgical Procedure
  • Cancer
  • Cholecystitis and Gallstones
  • Cholelithiasis
  • Colectomy
  • Colon and Rectal Surgery
  • Colorectal Cancer
  • Constipation
  • Crohn's Disease
  • Cyst Incision and Drainage
  • Cystotomy
  • Diaphragmatic and-or Hiatal Hernia
  • Dressing and-or Debridement of Wound, Infection, or Burn (incl. Negative Pressure Wound Therapy)
  • Enterostomy (Laparoscopic or Open)
  • Esophageal Diseases
  • Esophageal Diverticulum
  • Esophageal Surgery
  • Excision of Breast Tumor
  • Excision of Skin Lesion
  • Excision, Shaving, or Destruction of Skin and Subcutaneous Tissue (incl. Mohs Micrographic Surgery), Tissue Transfer
  • Femoral Hernia Repair, Open
  • Fracture
  • Gallbladder Removal
  • Gallbladder Removal (Cholecystectomy), Laparoscopic
  • Gallbladder Removal (Cholecystectomy), Open
  • Gallstones
  • Gastroenterology Procedures
  • Gastrointestinal Diseases
  • Gynecologic Cancer
  • Hemorrhoidectomy or Excision of Anal Tags
  • Hemorrhoids
  • Hernia
  • Hernia Repair
  • Hidradenitis
  • Incision and Removal of Foreign Object
  • Incisional Hernia
  • Incisional Hernia Repair, Laparoscopic
  • Inflammatory Bowel Disease
  • Inguinal Hernia
  • Inguinal Hernia Repair, Laparoscopic
  • Inguinal Hernia Repair, Open
  • Intestinal Abscess
  • Intestinal Obstruction
  • Intestinal Transplant (incl. Enterectomy)
  • Laparoscopic Surgical Procedure
  • Lipomas
  • Lung Surgery
  • Lymph Node Biopsy or Excision
  • Mastectomy
  • Neuroendocrine Tumors
  • Open Incisional and-or Ventral Hernia Repair
  • Partial Lung Collapse
  • Peripheral Vascular Disease (PAD, PVD)
  • Phlebitis and Thrombophlebitis
  • Pleural Effusion
  • Port Placements or Replacements
  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Secondary Malignancies
  • Soft Tissue Sarcoma
  • Sphincterotomy
  • Splenectomy
  • Splenectomy and Splenorrhaphy
  • Stomach Diseases
  • Stomach Surgery
  • Thrombosis
  • Transendoscopic Stent Placement
  • Ulcer
  • Umbilical Hernia
  • Umbilical or Ventral Hernia Repair, Laparoscopic
  • Varicose Veins
  • Vascular Disease
  • Ventral Hernia
  • Wound Repair

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Dr. Gehrke accepts the following insurance:

Aetna
Aetna HMO
Choice Plus POS II
Anthem
National (BlueCard) PPO
Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield PPO
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Card PPO
CareFirst Blue Cross Blue Shield
HealthyBlue 2.0
HealthyBlue Advantage
Cigna
Cigna HMO
Cigna PPO
Open Access Plus
First Health (Coventry Health Care)
First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
Humana
Choice Care PPO
Preferred PPO
MultiPlan
PHCS Network PPO

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Saint Luke's Surgical Specialists5844 Nw Barry Rd Ste 120 Kansas City, MO 64154
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