Dr. Willie Lawrence, MD

Cardiology •  Male • Age 62

  
Accepting new patients
Telehealth services available

Dr. Willie Lawrence, MD is a Cardiology Specialist in Kansas City, MO. Dr. Lawrence has more experience with Interventional Cardiology and Cardiac Care than other specialists in his area. He is affiliated with medical facilities such as Research Medical Center and Belton Regional Medical Center. He is accepting new patients and has indicated that he accepts telehealth appointments. Be sure to call ahead with Dr. Lawrence to book an appointment.


Locations

Midwest Heart & Vascular Specialists

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(816) 276-4800
Kansas City2330 E Meyer Blvd Ste 509 Kansas City, MO 64132
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Lsmc2000 Se Blue Pkwy Ste 210 Lees Summit, MO 64063
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H e saved My life 10 years ago.
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May 28, 2020
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Dr. Lawrence is always a very caring and attentive physician and I highly recommend him as a cardiologist. He knows what he is doing and I appreciate his knowledge and savvy. I have full confidence in him! He has a great Nurse on staff (MISTY) too.
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Robert Schlyer – Feb 16, 2020
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Visit went well. Very outstanding cardiologist-make notes of changes that need to be done for my best interest.
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Leroy Coleman – Feb 12, 2020
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Dr Lawrence is an excellent Cardiologist who’s very focus on formulating the very best option or option’s of treatments to heal or stabilize a patient in their journey to recover! A great doctor!
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Jan 15, 2020
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My visits are always wonderful! I love Dr. Lawrence and his staff.
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Evette M Johnson – Jan 15, 2020
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My office visit was quite satisfactory. Dr. Lawrence set my mind at rest about several matters concerning my heart.
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(816) 276-4800

Dr. Lawrence accepts the following insurance:

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Choice Plus POS II
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National (BlueCard) PPO
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Practice Areas

Interventional Cardiology

Interventional cardiologists specialize in catheter-based treatment of heart diseases through procedures such as cardiac catheterization, impella devices, and stent placement.

Typically treats 79% more than their peers

Based on claims data for 2 conditions and procedures

TreatmentsTreatment Frequency
Coronary Angioplasty, Atherectomy and Stent
high
high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Lawrence performs Coronary Angioplasty, Atherectomy and Stent more than 87% of their peers

Dr. Lawrence performs this procedure more than 87% of their peers

Cardiac Catheterization (incl. Coronary Angiography)
normal
normal

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Lawrence performs Cardiac Catheterization (incl. Coronary Angiography) more than 71% of their peers

Dr. Lawrence performs this procedure more than 71% of their peers

Cardiac Care

Cardiac care specialists diagnose and treat general cardiac conditions such as high blood pressure, angina, and arrhythmias through procedures including cardiovascular stress tests, ablation therapy, and heart valve surgery.

Typically treats 74% more than their peers

Based on claims data for 16 conditions and procedures

TreatmentsTreatment Frequency
Hypotension
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Lawrence treats Hypotension more than 98% of their peers

Dr. Lawrence treats this condition more than 98% of their peers

Hypertension
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Lawrence treats Hypertension more than 97% of their peers

Dr. Lawrence treats this condition more than 97% of their peers

Coronary Artery Disease (CAD)
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Lawrence treats Coronary Artery Disease (CAD) more than 97% of their peers

Dr. Lawrence treats this condition more than 97% of their peers

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Dr. Lawrence's conditions and procedures:

  • Adult Congenital Heart Disease
  • Aneurysm
  • Aneurysm and Dissection of Heart
  • Angina and Acute Coronary Syndrome
  • Aortic Aneurysm
  • Aortic Diseases
  • Aortic Dissection
  • Aortic Ectasia
  • Aortic Embolism and Thrombosis
  • Aortic Stenosis
  • Aortic Valve Disease
  • Aortic Valve Regurgitation
  • Arrhythmias
  • Atrial Fibrillation
  • Atrial Flutter
  • Autonomic Disorders
  • Benign Tumor
  • Cardiac Catheterization (incl. Coronary Angiography)
  • Cardiac Electrophysiology
  • Cardiac Imaging
  • Cardiac Myocardial Perfusion Imaging
  • Cardiomegaly
  • Cardiomyopathy
  • Cardiovascular Stress Test
  • Cardioversion, Elective
  • Cardioverter-Defibrillator or Pacemaker Insertion, Removal or Repair
  • Carotid Artery Disease
  • Chest CT (incl. Heart and Lungs)
  • Chest Pain
  • Chronic Pulmonary Heart Diseases (incl. Pulmonary Hypertension)
  • Coarctation of the Aorta
  • Congenital Aortic Valve Disorders
  • Congenital Heart Defects
  • Congenital Heart Disease
  • Congestive Heart Failure
  • Coronary Angioplasty, Atherectomy and Stent
  • Coronary Artery Aneurysm
  • Coronary Artery Disease (CAD)
  • Coronary Artery Dissection
  • Endocarditis
  • Heart Attack (Acute Myocardial Infarction)
  • Heart Disease
  • Heart Murmur
  • Heart Palpitations
  • Heart Tumors, Benign
  • Hyperlipidemia
  • Hypertension
  • Hypertensive Chronic Kidney Disease
  • Hypertensive Heart and Chronic Kidney Disease
  • Hypertensive Heart Disease
  • Hypotension
  • Impella Device
  • Limb Swelling
  • Limb Swelling Caused by Fluid Overload
  • Marfan Syndrome
  • Mitral Valve Disease
  • Mitral Valve Regurgitation
  • Mitral Valve Stenosis
  • Non-Coronary Angioplasty, Atherectomy, and Stenting
  • Pacemaker Insertion or Replacement
  • Patent Ductus Arteriosus
  • Pericardial Disease
  • Peripheral Artery Catheterization
  • Primary Pulmonary Hypertension
  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Pulmonary Edema
  • Pulmonary Hypertension
  • Pulmonary Valve Disease
  • Reflex Sympathetic Dystrophy
  • Rheumatic Aortic Valve Disorders
  • Septal Defect
  • Syncope
  • Thoracentesis
  • Thrombolysis
  • Thrombosis
  • Tilt Testing or Cardiac Event Monitors
  • Tricuspid Valve Disease
  • Vascular Disease
  • Vascular Duplex Ultrasonography and Plethysmography

About Me

I am a member of Midwest Physicians, an integrated, multi-specialty group that strives to provide high quality, compassionate healthcare in a caring, affordable, timely and accessible manner. Our doctors collaborate with patients, their physician colleagues and other healthcare professionals to help ensure each patient's individual healthcare needs are met.

Specialties

  • Cardiology
  • Interventional Cardiology

Board Certifications

  • Cardiovascular Disease
  • Internal Medicine
  • Interventional Cardiology

Education

Harvard Medical School
Residency Hospital
1991
The Johns Hopkins Hospital
Fellowship Hospital

Awards

  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
  • Center for Wellness, Midwest Heart Associates,
  • AHA award,

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Affiliated Hospitals

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Research Medical Center

Kansas City, MO

64% Patient experience rating, 5% lower than the national average

  • Patient Safety Excellence Award™ (2020)

Belton Regional Medical Center

Belton, MO

68% Patient experience rating, 1% lower than the national average

  • Patient Safety Excellence Award™ (2020, 2019, 2018)

Lee's Summit Medical Center

Lees Summit, MO

78% Patient experience rating, 9% higher than the national average

  • Patient Safety Excellence Award™ (2019, 2018)