Dr. Spencer Kirk, DO

Dr. Spencer Kirk, DO

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Dr. Spencer Kirk, DO is a general surgery specialist in Kansas City, MO. He graduated from Kirksville College of Osteopathic Medicine and specializes in general surgery.

123 Main St

Kansas City, MO 64132

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • AARP
  • Aetna
  • Amerigroup (Wellpoint)
  • Beech Street (Multiplan)
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Kansas City
  • Cenpatico Behavioral Health
  • Cigna
  • CorVel
  • 15 More

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Top Care Areas

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

Cholecystitis and Gallstones
very high
more than 98% of peers
Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
very high
more than 93% of peers
Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
very high
more than 92% of peers

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1  Specialties

  • General Surgery

0  Board Certifications

Dr. Kirk does not have any board certifications listed.

70  Conditions Treated

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53  Procedures

  • Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
  • Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
  • Appendectomy, Laparoscopic
  • Appendectomy, Open
  • Axillary Lymph Node Dissection
  • Bile Duct Procedure
  • Biopsy of Breast
  • Bone Marrow Biopsy
  • Breast Reconstruction
  • Breast Surgical Procedure
  • Colectomy
  • Colon and Rectal Surgery
  • Cyst Incision and Drainage
  • Dressing and-or Debridement of Wound, Infection, or Burn (incl. Negative Pressure Wound Therapy)
  • Enterostomy (Laparoscopic or Open)
  • 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
  • Fistulectomy or Fistulotomy, Anal
  • Gallbladder Removal
  • Gallbladder Removal (Cholecystectomy), Laparoscopic
  • Gallbladder Removal (Cholecystectomy), Open
  • Gastroenterology Procedures
  • Gastrotomy
  • Heart Surgery
  • Hemorrhoidectomy or Excision of Anal Tags
  • Hernia Repair
  • Incision and Removal of Foreign Object
  • Incisional Hernia Repair, Laparoscopic
  • Inguinal Hernia Repair, Laparoscopic
  • Inguinal Hernia Repair, Open
  • Intestinal Transplant (incl. Enterectomy)
  • Laparoscopic Surgical Procedure
  • Laparotomy
  • Lung Surgery
  • Lymph Node Biopsy or Excision
  • Mastectomy
  • Open Diaphragmatic and-or Paraesophageal Hiatal Hernia Repair
  • Open Incisional and-or Ventral Hernia Repair
  • Orchiectomy
  • Paracentesis
  • Paraesophageal Hernia Repair, Laparoscopic
  • Port Placements or Replacements
  • Removal or Destruction of Rectal or Intestinal Tumor (incl. Colonoscopy, Proctosigmoidoscopy, Sigmoidoscopy and Control of Hemorrhage)
  • Splenectomy
  • Splenectomy and Splenorrhaphy
  • Stomach Surgery
  • Thoracentesis
  • Thyroidectomy or Thyroid Lobectomy
  • Umbilical or Ventral Hernia Repair, Laparoscopic
  • Wound Repair
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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

  • Kirksville College of Osteopathic Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated
  • Des Moines University College Of Health Sciences
    Residency Hospital | Completed
  • Mercy Catholic Medical Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors

Dr. Kirk has no awards or honors listed.

Media & Publications

Dr. Kirk has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Kirk's Reviews

4.7
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Kirk to family and friends
14 total reviews (7 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (14)

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  • 3
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  • 2
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  • 1
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Dr. Kirk's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    EXCELLENT
  • Explains condition(s) well

    EXCELLENT
  • Answers questions

    EXCELLENT
  • Time well spent

    EXCELLENT

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    EXCELLENT
  • Office environment

    EXCELLENT
  • Staff friendliness

    EXCELLENT
  • Average wait time

    Under 10 minutes

Patient Comments (7)

Dr Kirk is a kind surgeon who took time with me and my family to explain and help us understand the procedures. I am very pleased with the outcome of my surgery.
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Doctor Kirk is straight-forward and good at what he does. He has a professional approach and does not waste time with unnecessary small talk. The procedure has been a success and I am very happy with him and his staff.
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Dr. Kirk took the time to explain what my surgery would entail and answered all of my questions.. Excellent post-operative care and followup. All of the staff and nurses were very courteous and efficient.
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Dr. Kirk and his nurses are wonderful. He has a great bedside manner and the nurses are very friendly and helpful. I would definitely use him again.
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Our entire family could not be happier with the choice we made for our surgeon. Dr Kirk has exceeded our expectations in his performance and personality. The entire staff at his office go out of their way to make you feel comfortable and take care of your concerns. A true winning team in our book.
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