Dr. Lee Cummings, MD

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Dr. Cummings

Saint Luke's Liver & Transplant Specialists

4320 Wornall Rd Ste 120 Kansas City, MO 64111

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Dr. Lee Cummings, MD is a General Surgery Specialist in Kansas City, MO. Dr. Cummings has more experience with Transplant Surgery and Liver/Pancreas/Gallbadder/Spleen Surgery than other specialists in his area. He is affiliated with Saint Luke's Hospital of Kansas City. Be sure to call ahead with Dr. Cummings to book an appointment.


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Dr. Lee Cummings, MD is a General Surgery Specialist in Kansas City, MO. Dr. Cummings has more experience with Transplant Surgery and Liver/Pancreas/Gallbadder/Spleen...Read more

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  • General Surgery

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What are Dr. Lee Cummings, MD's top areas of care?

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

Where is Dr. Lee Cummings, MD's office located?

Dr. Cummings' office is located at 4320 Wornall Rd Ste 120, Kansas City, MO 64111. Find other locations and directions on Healthgrades.

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Frequently Treated by Dr. Cummings

Based on treatment records, we have identified the following as areas of care that Dr. Cummings treats more often than their peers. If you are unsure whether Dr. Cummings treats other conditions, please contact the office at (816) 932-4655.

Transplant Surgery

Transplant surgery is a subspecialty of general surgery that focuses on replacement of damaged or diseased organs with healthy donor organs and includes partial, single or multi-organ transplant, as well as living donor organ procurement.Compare with other Transplant Surgery specialists.

Dr. Cummings typically treats 72% more often than similar doctors

Based on claims data for 2 conditions and procedures

Treatments
Renal Transplant and Nephrectomy
Pancreatectomy (incl. Pancreas Transplant and Whipple Procedure)
Intestinal Transplant (incl. Enterectomy)
Normal Frequency
High Frequency
Very High Frequency
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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. Cummings typically treats 49% more often than similar doctors

Based on claims data for 3 conditions and procedures

Treatments
Gallbladder Removal (Cholecystectomy), Open
Bile Duct Procedure
Gallbladder Removal
Splenectomy and Splenorrhaphy
Normal Frequency
High Frequency
Very High Frequency
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Check Dr. Cummings' experience treating your condition or procedure

Dr. Cummings' conditions and procedures:

  • Abdominal Disorders
  • Abdominal Pain
  • Abscess
  • Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
  • Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
  • Adrenal Gland Cancer
  • Adrenalectomy
  • Anal and Rectal Cancer
  • Anal Disorders
  • Aneurysm
  • Appendectomy, Open
  • Arteriovenous Fistula Repair
  • Arteriovenous Shunt Creation
  • Benign Tumor
  • Bile Duct Cancer
  • Bile Duct Procedure
  • Biliary Atresia
  • Biliary Drainage
  • Breast Cancer
  • Breast Diseases
  • Breast Lump
  • Cancer
  • Cerebrospinal Fluid Leak (CSF Leak)
  • Cholangiocarcinoma
  • Cholecystitis and Gallstones
  • Cholelithiasis
  • Colectomy
  • Collapsed Lung (Pneumothorax)
  • Colon and Rectal Surgery
  • Colorectal Cancer
  • Constipation
  • Crohn's Disease
  • Dialysis Access Procedures
  • Diaphragmatic and-or Hiatal Hernia
  • Dressing and-or Debridement of Wound, Infection, or Burn (incl. Negative Pressure Wound Therapy)
  • Embolectomy, Thrombectomy, or Vessel Exploration
  • Empyema
  • Enterostomy (Laparoscopic or Open)
  • Esophageal Diseases
  • Esophageal Surgery
  • Esophageal Varices
  • Esophagectomy (Esophagogastrostomy, Esophagojejunostomy)
  • Excision of Bile Duct Tumor
  • Excision of Skin Lesion
  • Excision of Stomach Tumor
  • Excision, Shaving, or Destruction of Skin and Subcutaneous Tissue (incl. Mohs Micrographic Surgery), Tissue Transfer
  • Fracture
  • Gallbladder and Biliary Tract Cancer
  • Gallbladder Cancer
  • Gallbladder Removal
  • Gallbladder Removal (Cholecystectomy), Laparoscopic
  • Gallbladder Removal (Cholecystectomy), Open
  • Gallstones
  • Gastroenterology Procedures
  • Gastrointestinal Diseases
  • Head and Neck Cancer
  • Head and Neck Surgery
  • Heart Surgery
  • Hemorrhoids
  • Hepatectomy
  • Hernia
  • Hernia Repair
  • Hyperparathyroidism
  • Incision and Removal of Foreign Object
  • Incisional Hernia
  • Inflammatory Bowel Disease
  • Inguinal Hernia
  • Inguinal Hernia Repair, Open
  • Intestinal Abscess
  • Intestinal Obstruction
  • Intestinal Transplant (incl. Enterectomy)
  • Kidney Surgery
  • Laparoscopic Surgical Procedure
  • Laparoscopic Tumor Ablation, Liver
  • Laparotomy
  • Lipomas
  • Liver Cancer
  • Liver Transplant
  • Lung Cancer
  • Lung Removal, Open
  • Lung Surgery
  • Lymph Node Biopsy or Excision
  • Neuroendocrine Tumors
  • Open Diaphragmatic and-or Paraesophageal Hiatal Hernia Repair
  • Open Incisional and-or Ventral Hernia Repair
  • Open Tumor Ablation, Liver
  • Pancreatectomy (incl. Pancreas Transplant and Whipple Procedure)
  • Pancreatic Cancer
  • Partial Lung Collapse
  • Peripheral Arterial Aneurysm
  • Peripheral Arterial Aneurysm and Dissection
  • Peripheral Arterial Embolism and Thrombosis
  • Peripheral Artery Catheterization
  • Peripheral Vascular Disease (PAD, PVD)
  • Pleural Effusion
  • Port Placements or Replacements
  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Puncture Aspiration
  • Pyloric Stenosis
  • Removal of Arteriovenous Shunt for Renal Dialysis
  • Removal or Destruction of Rectal or Intestinal Tumor (incl. Colonoscopy, Proctosigmoidoscopy, Sigmoidoscopy and Control of Hemorrhage)
  • Renal Transplant and Nephrectomy
  • Revision of Arteriovenous Shunt for Renal Dialysis
  • Secondary Malignancies
  • Small Intestine Cancer
  • Soft Tissue Sarcoma
  • Splenectomy
  • Splenectomy and Splenorrhaphy
  • Stomach and Small Intestine Cancer
  • Stomach Diseases
  • Stomach Surgery
  • Testicular Cancer
  • Thoracentesis
  • Thromboendarterectomy or Excision of Infected Graft
  • Thrombosis
  • Ulcer
  • Ulcerative Colitis
  • Umbilical Hernia
  • Vagotomy
  • Varicose Veins
  • Vascular Disease
  • Vascular Surgical Procedure
  • Ventral Hernia
  • Video-Assisted Thoracoscopic Surgery (VATS) or Thoracotomy

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Dr. Cummings accepts the following insurance:

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Locations

Saint Luke's Liver & Transplant Specialists

Saint Luke's Liver & Transplant Specialists - Medical Plaza I4320 Wornall Rd Ste 120 Kansas City, MO 64111
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