Dr. Elikem Kpenu, MD

Hospital Medicine •  Male • Age 53

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Dr. Kpenu

Saint Lukes South Hospital

12300 Metcalf Ave Overland Park, KS 66213

Dr. Elikem Kpenu, MD is a hospital medicine specialist in Overland Park, KS. He graduated from Saba University School Of Medicine and specializes in hospital medicine and internal medicine.

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Dr. Kpenu's conditions and procedures:

  • Abdominal Aortic Aneurysm (AAA)
  • Abdominal Disorders
  • Abdominal Pain
  • Abnormal Thyroid
  • Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
  • Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
  • Acidosis
  • Actinic Keratosis
  • Acute Bronchitis
  • Acute Deep Vein Thrombosis (DVT)
  • Acute Kidney Failure
  • Acute Laryngitis
  • Acute Pharyngitis
  • Acute Sinusitis
  • Acute Upper Respiratory Infection
  • Acute Venous Embolism Thrombosis
  • ADHD and-or ADD
  • Adjustment Disorder
  • Adrenal Gland Cancer
  • Adrenal Gland Diseases
  • Adrenal Insufficiency
  • Age-Related Macular Degeneration
  • Alcohol-Induced Mental Disorders
  • Alcoholism (Alcohol Dependence)
  • Alkalosis
  • All Headaches (incl. Migraine)
  • All Types of Food Poisoning
  • Allergic Reaction
  • Allergic Rhinitis
  • Alzheimer's Disease
  • Amyloidosis
  • Anal and Rectal Cancer
  • Anal Disorders
  • Anal Prolapse
  • Anaphylaxis
  • Anemia
  • Anemia and Iron Deficiency Screening
  • Aneurysm of Heart
  • Angina and Acute Coronary Syndrome
  • Angioedema
  • Ankle Fracture
  • Ankle Sprain and Achilles Tendon Sprain or Rupture
  • Ankle Sprains and Strains
  • Anorectal Abscess
  • Antiphospholipid Syndrome (APS)
  • Anxiety
  • Aortic Aneurysm
  • Aortic Dissection
  • Aortic Ectasia
  • Aortic Stenosis
  • Aortic Valve Disease
  • Aortic Valve Regurgitation
  • Arrhythmias
  • Arterial Blood Gas Test (ABG)
  • Arthritis
  • Arthritis of the Elbow
  • Asbestosis
  • Asthma
  • Asymptomatic Post-Menopausal Status
  • Ataxia
  • Atherosclerosis
  • Atherosclerosis of Aorta
  • Athlete's Foot
  • Atrial Fibrillation
  • Atrial Flutter
  • Atrophic Vaginitis
  • Autism
  • Autoimmune Thyroid Diseases
  • Autonomic Disorders
  • Back Pain
  • Bacterial Sepsis
  • Barrett's Esophagus
  • Bedsores
  • Benign Chronic Pain Syndrome
  • Benign Neoplasm of the Digestive System
  • Biliary Atresia
  • Bipolar Disorder
  • Bird Flu
  • Bladder Cancer
  • Bladder Diseases
  • Bladder Infection
  • Bleeding Disorders
  • Blindness
  • Blood Disorders
  • Blood in Urine (Hematuria)
  • Bone Cancer
  • Bone Disorders
  • Brain Aneurysm
  • Breast Cancer
  • Breast Diseases
  • Breast Lump
  • Breast Pain
  • Broken Neck
  • Bronchiectasis
  • Bronchitis
  • Bronchospasm
  • Bruise of Face, Scalp, or Neck
  • Bursitis
  • Calcium Metabolism Disorders
  • Cancer Pain
  • Candidiasis of Skin and Nails
  • Canker Sore
  • Cardiomegaly
  • Cardiomyopathy
  • Cardiovascular Stress Test
  • Carotid Artery Disease
  • Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
  • Celiac Disease
  • Cellulitis
  • Central Nervous System Lymphoma
  • Cerebral Artery Thrombosis
  • Cerebral Hemorrhage
  • Cerebral Palsy
  • Cerebrovascular Disease
  • Cervical Cancer
  • Cervical Spine Myelopathy
  • Chest Pain
  • Chest Wall Pain Syndrome
  • Cholecystitis and Gallstones
  • Cholelithiasis
  • Cholesterol Screening
  • Chondrocalcinosis
  • Chronic Deep Vein Thrombosis (DVT)
  • Chronic Fatigue Syndrome
  • Chronic Kidney Diseases
  • Chronic Lymphocytic Leukemia
  • Chronic Neck Pain
  • Chronic Pain
  • Chronic Pelvic Pain
  • Chronic Postoperative Pain
  • Chronic Pulmonary Heart Diseases (incl. Pulmonary Hypertension)
  • Chronic Sinusitis
  • Cirrhosis
  • Clavicle Fracture
  • Coagulation Disorders (incl. Hemophilia)
  • Coccyx or Sacrum Fracture
  • Collapsed Lung (Pneumothorax)
  • Colorectal Cancer
  • Combination Drug Dependence
  • Common Cold
  • Common Variable Immune Deficiency (CVID)
  • Complex Regional Pain Syndrome (CRPS)
  • Complications of Joint Prosthesis
  • Concussion
  • Conductive Hearing Loss
  • Confusion
  • Congenital Heart Defects
  • Congenital Heart Disease
  • Congestive Heart Failure
  • Constipation
  • COPD (Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease)
  • Coronary Artery Disease (CAD)
  • Cough
  • Cranial Trauma
  • Crohn's Disease
  • Deafness
  • Deep Vein Thrombosis (DVT)
  • Degenerative Disc Disease
  • Dehydration
  • Dementia
  • Dermatitis
  • Dermatitis Due to Drugs
  • Dermatitis Due to Substances Taken Internally
  • Diabetes Counseling
  • Diabetes Insipidus
  • Diabetes Mellitus, Secondary
  • Diabetes Screening
  • Diabetes Type 1
  • Diabetes Type 2
  • Diabetes With Renal Manifestations
  • Diabetic Ketoacidosis
  • Diabetic Polyneuropathy
  • Diabetic Retinopathy
  • Diarrhea
  • Difficulty With Walking
  • Diplopia
  • Diverticulitis, Intestinal
  • Diverticulosis, Intestinal
  • Dizziness
  • Down Syndrome
  • Drug and Alcohol Dependence
  • Drug-Induced Mental Disorders
  • Dry Eyes
  • Duodenal Ulcer
  • Duodenitis
  • Dysentery
  • Dysphagia
  • Dysthymia (Chronic Depression)
  • Dysthymia and Cyclothymia (Mood Disorders)
  • Dystonia
  • Ear Ache
  • Ear Disorders
  • Earwax Buildup
  • Elbow Bursitis
  • Elbow Injuries
  • Electrocardiogram (EKG)
  • Emphysema
  • Endometriosis
  • End-Stage Renal Disease
  • Enlarged Prostate (BPH)
  • Enteritis
  • Enthesopathy of Hip (incl. Trochanteric Bursitis)
  • Eosinophilia
  • Eosinophilic Asthma
  • Epilepsy
  • Erectile Dysfunction
  • Esophageal Diseases
  • Esophageal Ulcer
  • Esophageal Varices
  • Esophagitis
  • Essential Tremor
  • Eustachian Tube Dysfunction
  • Eye Infections
  • Fever
  • Fibromyalgia
  • Folliculitis
  • Food Poisoning
  • Foot Conditions
  • Fungal Infections
  • Fungal Nail Infection
  • Gait Abnormality
  • Gas-Bloat Syndrome
  • Gastric Ulcer
  • Gastritis
  • Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease (GERD)
  • Gastrointestinal Bleeding
  • Gastrointestinal Diseases
  • Gastrointestinal Malabsorption
  • Gastroparesis
  • Glaucoma
  • Glenoid Labrum Tear
  • Goiter
  • Gout
  • Graves' Disease
  • Hammer Toe
  • Hashimoto's Disease
  • Head or Neck Lump or Swelling
  • Headache
  • Heart Attack (Acute Myocardial Infarction)
  • Heart Disease
  • Heart Murmur
  • Heart Palpitations
  • Hemochromatosis
  • Hemorrhoids
  • Hepatitis B - Immune Response
  • Hepatitis C
  • Hepatitis C Virus Screening
  • Hepatitis Screening
  • Herpes Simplex Infection
  • Herpes Zoster Without Complication
  • Hip Pointer Injuries
  • HIV Screening
  • Hydronephrosis
  • Hyperaldosteronism
  • Hypercalcemia
  • Hypercoagulable State
  • Hyperkalemia
  • Hyperlipidemia
  • Hyperparathyroidism
  • Hypertension
  • Hypertensive Chronic Kidney Disease
  • Hypertensive Encephalopathy
  • Hypertensive Heart and Chronic Kidney Disease
  • Hypertensive Heart Disease
  • Hyperthyroidism
  • Hypogammaglobulinemia
  • Hypoglycemia
  • Hypokalemia
  • Hyposmolality and Hyponatremia
  • Hypotension
  • Hypotension (Excluding Maternal)
  • Hypothyroidism
  • Ileus
  • Immune Thrombocytopenic Purpura (ITP)
  • Immunization
  • Incision and Removal of Foreign Object
  • Indigestion
  • Inflammatory and Toxic Neuropathy
  • Inflammatory Bowel Disease
  • Influenza (Flu)
  • Insomnia
  • Interstitial Lung Disease
  • Intertrigo
  • Intervertebral Disc Disease
  • Intestinal Ischemia
  • Intestinal Obstruction
  • Iron Metabolism Disorders
  • Irritable Bowel Syndrome
  • Jock Itch
  • Joint Pain
  • Kidney Cancer
  • Kidney Infection
  • Kidney Infection, Acute
  • Kidney Stones
  • Knee Disorders
  • Lactose Intolerance
  • Laryngitis
  • Larynx Conditions
  • Leg and Foot Ulcers
  • Leukocytosis
  • Limb Pain
  • Limb Swelling
  • Limb Swelling Caused by Fluid Overload
  • Lipid Disorders
  • Liver Cancer
  • Liver Damage from Alcohol
  • Liver Function Test
  • Low Back Pain
  • Low Blood Oxygen Level
  • Lung Cancer
  • Lung Nodule
  • Lupus
  • Magnesium Metabolism Disorders
  • Major Depressive Disorder
  • Malaise and Fatigue
  • Malnutrition
  • Marfan Syndrome
  • Mast Cell Diseases
  • Median Arcuate Ligament Syndrome (MALS)
  • Meniere's Disease
  • Menopausal and Postmenopausal Disorders
  • Menstrual Migraine
  • Migraine
  • Mineral Metabolism Disorders
  • Mitral Valve Disease
  • Mitral Valve Regurgitation
  • Mitral Valve Stenosis
  • Multiple Myeloma
  • Multiple Sclerosis (MS)
  • Muscle Spasm
  • Muscle Weakness
  • Myasthenia Gravis
  • Myelodysplastic Syndromes
  • Myelopathy
  • Myeloproliferative Disorders
  • Nail and Nail Bed Infection
  • Nasopharyngitis
  • Nausea
  • Neck Muscle Strain
  • Nephritis and Nephropathy
  • Nephrotic Syndrome
  • Neurogenic Bladder
  • Neutropenia
  • Non-Alcoholic Fatty Liver Disease
  • Nondependent Alcohol Abuse
  • Nondependent Amphetamine or Related Acting Sympathomimetic Abuse
  • Nondependent Antidepressant Abuse
  • Nondependent Cocaine Abuse
  • Nondependent Drug and Alcohol Abuse
  • Nondependent Marijuana Abuse
  • Nondependent Opioid Abuse
  • Noninfectious Gastroenteritis and Colitis
  • Non-Neonatal Jaundice
  • Nosebleed
  • Obesity
  • Obsessive-Compulsive Disorder (OCD)
  • Opioid Dependence
  • Optic Neuritis
  • Oral Cancer
  • Osteoarthritis
  • Osteoarthritis of Ankle and Foot
  • Osteoarthritis of Hand or Wrist
  • Osteoarthritis of Hands
  • Osteoarthritis of Hip
  • Osteoarthritis of Hip and Thigh
  • Osteoarthritis of Knee
  • Osteoarthritis of Shoulder
  • Osteopenia
  • Osteoporosis
  • Otitis Media
  • Outer Ear Infection
  • Ovarian Cancer
  • Ovarian Cysts
  • Overactive Bladder
  • Painful Urination (Dysuria)
  • Pancreatic Cancer
  • Pancreatitis
  • Pancytopenia
  • Parkinson's Disease
  • Partial Lung Collapse
  • Patellofemoral Pain Syndrome or Knee Pain
  • Pelvic Fracture
  • Peptic Ulcer
  • Pericardial Disease
  • Peripheral Arterial Disease of Extremities
  • Peripheral Arterial Embolism and Thrombosis
  • Peripheral Autonomic Neuropathy
  • Peripheral Nerve Disorders
  • Peripheral Vascular Disease (PAD, PVD)
  • Personality Disorders
  • Pharyngitis
  • Phlebitis and Thrombophlebitis
  • Phosphorus Metabolism Disorders
  • Pinkeye (Conjunctivitis)
  • Plantar Fasciitis
  • Pleural Cancer
  • Pleural Effusion
  • Pneumoconiosis and Pneumonopathy
  • Pneumonia
  • Pneumonitis (Due to Solids or Liquids)
  • Pollen Allergy
  • Polycythemia Rubra Vera
  • Polymyalgia Rheumatica (PMR)
  • Polyneuropathy
  • Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD)
  • Pregnancy Test
  • Primary Hypercoagulable State (incl. Factor V Leiden Disease)
  • Prostate Cancer
  • Psoriasis
  • Psoriatic Arthritis
  • Psychogenic Disorders (incl. Psychogenic Pain)
  • Psychosis
  • Psychosis Due to Mental Illness
  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Pulmonary Edema
  • Pulmonary Embolism
  • Pulmonary Hypertension
  • Pulmonary Insufficiency
  • Pyogenic Arthritis
  • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Rapid Flu Test
  • Rash
  • Raynaud's Disease
  • Reflux Esophagitis
  • Renal Artery Arteriosclerotic Disease
  • Renal Hyperparathyroidism
  • Respiratory Failure
  • Restless Leg Syndrome
  • Rheumatoid Arthritis
  • Rib Fracture
  • Ringworm
  • Rotator Cuff Tear
  • Sarcoidosis
  • Scabies
  • Schizophrenia
  • Sciatica (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Scoliosis
  • Seborrheic Keratosis
  • Secondary Malignancies
  • Seizure Disorders
  • Sepsis
  • Sexually Transmitted Infections Screening
  • Shingles
  • Shortness of Breath
  • Shoulder Disorders
  • Sickle Cell Disease
  • Sinusitis
  • Sjögren's Syndrome
  • Skin Cancer
  • Skin Discoloration
  • Skin Infections
  • Sleep Apnea
  • Sleep Disorders
  • Soft Tissue Sarcoma
  • Somatoform Disorders
  • Sore Throat
  • Spinal Cord Injury
  • Spinal Stenosis
  • Spine Deformities
  • Spondylitis
  • Spondylolisthesis
  • Spondylosis
  • Sprains and Strains (incl. Muscle Tear)
  • Still's Disease
  • Stomach Diseases
  • Strep Throat
  • Stroke
  • Subdural Hemorrhage
  • Suicidal Ideation
  • Swine Flu
  • Syncope
  • Syphilis Screening
  • Systemic Sclerosis
  • Tension Headache
  • Testicular Dysfunction
  • Throat Cancer (Oropharyngeal)
  • Thrombocytosis
  • Thrombosis
  • Thyroid Cancer
  • Thyroid Cyst
  • Thyroid Disease
  • Thyroid Screening
  • Thyroiditis
  • Tinnitus
  • Tobacco Use Disorder
  • Tongue Cancer
  • Torticollis
  • Transient Ischemic Attack (TIA)
  • Traumatic Brain Injury
  • Tremor
  • Trichomoniasis
  • Tricuspid Valve Disease
  • Trigeminal Neuralgia
  • Ulcer
  • Ulcerative Colitis
  • Unexplained Weight Loss
  • Ureteral Stones
  • Urinary Disorders
  • Urinary Hesitancy
  • Urinary Incontinence
  • Urinary Stones
  • Urinary Tract Infection (UTI)
  • Uterine Fibroids
  • Vaginitis and-or Vaginosis
  • Varicose Veins
  • Venous Embolism and Thrombosis
  • Venous Insufficiency
  • Vertigo
  • Viral Enteritis
  • Viral Infection
  • Vitamin D Deficiency
  • Vocal Cord Nodule
  • Vocal Cord Paralysis
  • Vomiting Disorders
  • Wegener's Granulomatosis
  • Wheezing
  • Yeast Infections

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Biography

Dr. Elikem Kpenu, MD is a hospital medicine specialist in Overland Park, KS. He graduated from Saba University School Of Medicine and specializes in hospital medicine and internal medicine.

Specialties

  • Hospital Medicine
  • Internal Medicine

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Education

Saba University School Of Medicine
Medical School

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76% Patient experience rating, 7% higher than the national average

75% Patient experience rating, 6% higher than the national average

82% Patient experience rating, 13% higher than the national average

  • Outstanding Patient Experience Award™ (2019, 2018)
  • Patient Safety Excellence Award™ (2019, 2018, 2017)

79% Patient experience rating, 10% higher than the national average

  • Outstanding Patient Experience Award™ (2019)
  • Patient Safety Excellence Award™ (2019, 2018)

76% Patient experience rating, 7% higher than the national average

77% Patient experience rating, 8% higher than the national average

  • Outstanding Patient Experience Award™ (2019, 2018)