Dr. Karl Stark, MD

Dr. Karl Stark, MD

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Vascular Surgery  ·  
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63 y/o
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Dr. Karl Stark, MD is a vascular surgery specialist in North Kansas City, MO. He specializes in vascular surgery, wound & burn care, and more.Read his story

Midwest Aortic and Vascular Institute

2750 Clay Edwards Dr Ste 304

North Kansas City, MO 64116
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Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • CoreSource
  • Government Employees Health Association (GEHA)
  • HealthPartners
  • Humana
  • Medicaid
  • Molina Healthcare
  • MultiPlan
  • UnitedHealthCare

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Dr. Stark's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Peripheral Vascular Disease (PAD, PVD)
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Stark treats Peripheral Vascular Disease (PAD, PVD) more than 100% of his peers

Dr. Stark treats this condition more than 100% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Atherosclerosis
  • Autoimmune Atherosclerosis
  • Buerger's Disease
  • Carotid Atherosclerosis
  • Coronary Artery Calcification
  • Coronary Artery Disease (CAD)
  • Coronary Artery Disease, Autosomal Dominant 1
  • Coronary Artery Disease, Autosomal Dominant 2
  • Coronary Atherosclerosis
  • Raynaud's Disease
  • Renal Artery Arteriosclerotic Disease
Vascular Disease
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Stark treats Vascular Disease more than 97% of his peers

Dr. Stark treats this condition more than 97% of his peers

Aortic Aneurysm
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Stark treats Aortic Aneurysm more than 95% of his peers

Dr. Stark treats this condition more than 95% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Abdominal Aortic Aneurysm
  • Aortic Aneurysm, Familial Abdominal 1
  • Aortic Aneurysm, Familial Thoracic 1
  • Endovascular Aortic Aneurysm

Dr. Stark's conditions and procedures:

Abdominal Aortic Aneurysm (AAA)
Acute Deep Vein Thrombosis (DVT)
Acute Venous Embolism Thrombosis
Aneurysm
Aortic Aneurysm
Aortic Dissection
Aortic Ectasia
Aortic Embolism and Thrombosis
Aortic Repair, Open or Repair of Arterial Aneurysm, Open
Arteriovenous Fistula Repair
Arteriovenous Shunt Creation
Atherosclerosis
Atherosclerosis of Aorta
Brachial Plexus Palsy
Carotid Artery Disease
Carotid Artery Stent Placement
Carotid Endarterectomy (CEA) or Excision of Infected Graft
Carotid Ultrasound
Cerebral Artery Thrombosis
Cerebrovascular Disease
Chronic Deep Vein Thrombosis (DVT)
Chronic Venous Embolism Thrombosis
Congenital Heart Defects
Deep Vein Thrombosis (DVT)
Dialysis Access Procedures
Dressing and-or Debridement of Wound, Infection, or Burn (incl. Negative Pressure Wound Therapy)
Embolectomy, Thrombectomy, or Vessel Exploration
Endovascular Repair of Abdominal Aortic Aneurysm
Endovascular Repair of Aorta
Endovascular Repair of Visceral Aorta
Heart Disease
Heart Surgery
Lung Surgery
Median Arcuate Ligament Syndrome (MALS)
Non-Coronary Angioplasty, Atherectomy, and Stenting
Peripheral Arterial Aneurysm
Peripheral Arterial Aneurysm and Dissection
Peripheral Arterial Disease of Extremities
Peripheral Arterial Dissection
Peripheral Arterial Embolism and Thrombosis
Peripheral Artery Bypass
Peripheral Artery Catheterization
Peripheral Autonomic Neuropathy
Peripheral Nerve Disorders
Peripheral Vascular Disease (PAD, PVD)
Phlebitis and Thrombophlebitis
Port Placements or Replacements
Removal of Arteriovenous Shunt for Renal Dialysis
Renal Artery Arteriosclerotic Disease
Revision of Arteriovenous Shunt for Renal Dialysis
Ruptured Aortic Aneurysm
Secondary Hypertension
Thoracoabdominal Aortic Aneurysm
Thromboendarterectomy or Excision of Infected Graft
Thrombosis
Transient Ischemic Attack (TIA)
Varicose Vein Procedure
Varicose Veins
Vascular Disease
Vascular Duplex Ultrasonography and Plethysmography
Vascular Surgical Procedure
Vascular Transcatheter Embolization
Venous Compression
Venous Embolism and Thrombosis
Venous Insufficiency
Venous Sclerotherapy

About Me

Care Philosophy

Karl R. Stark, MD is a broadly recognized vascular surgeon whose leadership in open and endovascular surgical techniques, as well as treatment of chronic wounds, has spanned three decades. Dr. Stark also has extensive experience in performing the ...

Specialties

  • Vascular Surgery
  • Hyperbaric Medicine
  • Wound & Burn Care

Board Certifications

Education

  • UMDNJ Robert Wood Johnson Med School
    Fellowship Hospital
  • Truman Med Center / Umkc
    Residency Hospital
  • University Of Missouri--Kansas City School Of Medicine
    Medical School
  • 1980
    Truman Med Center
    Internship Hospital
    1980

Awards

Memberships & Affiliations

  • Diversified Therapy Corporation, Medical Director
  • Kansas City Surgical Society, President
  • National Wound Care Corporation, Medical Director
  • Physicians Professional Indemnity Association, Board Member
  • University of Missouri - Kansas City, Associate Professor
  • Vascular Surgery at the Truman Medical Center School of Medicine, Chief, Department of Vascular Surgery
  • Wound Care for Northland Kindred Long Term Acute Care Hospital, Director
  • Wound Healing Center at North Kansas City Hospital, Director

Dr. Stark's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Stark

4.0

Based on 4 reviews

5 Stars
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4 Stars
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2 Stars
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1 Star
25%
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Aetna
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Cigna
CoreSource
Government Employees Health Association (GEHA)
GEHA
HealthPartners
HealthPartners HMO
Humana
Medicaid
Molina Healthcare
Molina
MultiPlan
MultiPlan PPO
UnitedHealthCare
United Healthcare

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North Kansas City Hospital

North Kansas City, MO

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