Nationally recognized spine surgeon will co-lead Kansas City's premier neuroscience institute

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Saint Luke’s South Hospital in Overland Park, Kansas, has received High 5 for Mom & Baby recognition for its integration of best p

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Wright Memorial Hospital is pleased to welcome general surgeon, Bob Gaekwad, M.D., to the medical team. 

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Hedrick Medical Center is pleased to welcome general surgeon, Bob Gaekwad, M.D., to the medical team.

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Each year more than 1.5 million Americans receive percutaneous coronary intervention (PCI) or angioplasty to open blockages in their coronary arteries. While generally safe, the risk of post-procedure bleeding remains the most common non-cardiac side effect, occurring in about 2 percent of patients and resulting in higher costs of care and increasing the risk of early and late death.

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Older adults who present at Saint Luke's Hospital with bone fractures will benefit from expedited care through a new program designed to foster a more rapid and complete recovery.

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Robert H. West is the 2010 Saint Luke's Hospital Foundation Fellow award recipient for his lifelong support of Saint Luke's Hospital. The award recognizes individuals who have given time, expertise, and charitable support to advance research, education, and medical programs at Saint Luke's.

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Cardiologist Tracy Stevens, M.D., has been appointed to the Scientific Advisory Council for WomenHeart: The National Coalition for Women with Heart Disease based in Washington, D.C. WomenHeart is the nation's only patient advocacy organization solely dedicated to supporting the 42 million American women living with or at risk for heart disease.

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The Saint Luke's Center for Surgical Weight Loss has been named an American Society for Metabolic and Bariatric Surgery (ASMBS) Bariatric Surgery Center of Excellence®.

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Maggie knew something was terribly wrong when she arrived to pick up her “Nannie” for their weekly coffee outing.

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Agnes Lickteig had known since she was a child that she had a heart murmur. It never bothered her much.

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For almost 4 decades, Dan Verbeck covered the stories of Kansas City never thinking one day he would be the one making news.

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With the recent death of Patty Duke and Muhammad Ali, the lesser known but life-threatening disease is making headlines.  Dr.

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When Arnold Smyth had heart transplant surgery last June, running a 5K was the last thing on his mind.

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Nationally recognized spine surgeon will co-lead Kansas City's premier neuroscience institute

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A minimally invasive procedure called transcatheter aortic valve replacement, or TAVR, has been common since about 2007, but it’s been

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For many women who were born with a heart condition, in the past, they were told not to have children.

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Saint Luke’s Health System has signed an agreement with Washington University’s Alvin J.

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