Dr. Frank Werner, MD

Dr. Frank Werner, MD

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General Surgery  ·  
Male  ·  
64 y/o
(3)

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Dr. Frank Werner, MD is a general surgery specialist in North Kansas City, MO and has been practicing for 33 years. He specializes in general surgery.

Meritas Health Surgery & Trauma

2750 Clay Edwards Dr Ste 312

North Kansas City, MO 64116
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Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Kansas City
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Missouri
  • Cigna
  • Cigna-HealthSpring
  • Coventry Health Care
  • Freedom Health
  • Humana
  • Medicare
  • MultiPlan
  • PHCS
  • UnitedHealthCare

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Top Care Areas

See how frequently Dr. Werner performs your care needs compared to other doctors.

Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
very high
more than 92% of peers
Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
very high
more than 92% of peers
Abdominal Disorders
normal
more than 80% of peers

Dr. Werner's percentages are based on the rate of treatment compared to peers nationwide from insurance data. Learn more info about our data and this Top Care Areas component.

Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Werner "Dr. Werner’s professional interests include ABDOMINAL SURGERY: Appendectomy (removal of appendix) Cholecystectomy (removal of the gallbladder) Colon surgery Splenectomy (removal of the spleen) Adrenalectomy (removal of adrenal gland) Stomach surgery including fundoplication, Central line access (Portacath®, Groshong®) Thyroid and Parathyroid surgery, Anal-rectal surgery (removal of hemorrhoids, fistulas, abscesses) HERNIA REPAIR (with laparoscopic options): Inguinal (groin area) Hiatal (stomach into chest cavity) Ventral/Incisional Umbilical BREAST SURGERY: Biopsy Lumpectomy (with nipple sparing and breast conservation) Mastectomy OFFICE PROCEDURES: Fine needle aspirations, lesion removal and I & D of abscesses."

1  Specialties

  • General Surgery

1  Board Certifications

  • General Surgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Surgery*

17  Conditions Treated

18  Procedures

  • Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
  • Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
  • Appendectomy, Laparoscopic
  • Appendectomy, Open
  • Colectomy
  • Colon and Rectal Surgery
  • Colonoscopy, Proctosigmoidoscopy, and Sigmoidoscopy
  • Dressing and-or Debridement of Wound, Infection, or Burn (incl. Negative Pressure Wound Therapy)
  • Gastroenterology Procedures
  • Hemorrhoidectomy or Excision of Anal Tags
  • Hernia Repair
  • Incision and Removal of Foreign Object
  • Intestinal Transplant (incl. Enterectomy)
  • Laparoscopic Surgical Procedure
  • Laparotomy
  • Open Incisional and-or Ventral Hernia Repair
  • Proctectomy, Open or Laparoscopic (incl. Swenson and Duhamel Procedures)
  • Removal or Destruction of Rectal or Intestinal Tumor (incl. Colonoscopy, Proctosigmoidoscopy, Sigmoidoscopy and Control of Hemorrhage)

Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

Healthgrades does not collect malpractice information for Missouri.

0 Sanctions

No sanctions history found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

0 Board Actions

No board actions found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

Education

  • University Of Missouri--Columbia School Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1980
  • Truman Med Center E
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1985

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Werner has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Werner's Reviews

2.3
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Werner to family and friends
3 total reviews

Likelihood to Recommend (3)

  • 5
    (1)
  • 4
    (0)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
    (0)
  • 1
    (2)

Dr. Werner's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    FAIR
  • Explains condition(s) well

    FAIR
  • Answers questions

    FAIR
  • Time well spent

    FAIR

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    FAIR
  • Office environment

    GOOD
  • Staff friendliness

    GOOD
  • Average wait time

    16 to 30 minutes
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