In addition to the University of Kansas Medical Center, our residents also have the opportunity to spend time at KU MedWest and the new Indian Creek facility. KU MedWest is located in western Johnson County approximately 15 minutes from the “downtown” location. Residents see outpatients in the facility and operate in the surgical center. The new Indian Creek facility is located in south Johnson County and is about a 10 minute drive from KUMC. This facility also houses an outpatient clinic and surgery center. In 2013 a new outpatient clinic facility will be opening at Arrowhead Stadium, home of the Kansas City Chiefs football team.
Children’s Mercy Hospital
CMH is a free standing full service tertiary care hospital in downtown Kansas City, Missouri dedicated to the care of pediatric patients in the region. Residents spend three months in both their PGY-2 and PGY-3 years at Children’s Mercy Hospital. They received most of their pediatric experience at this location.
Veterans Affairs (VA) Medical Center, Kansas City
Located in east Kansas City, Mo this VA facility serves as a referral center for eastern Kansas and western Missouri. Drs. Kim Templeton and Joshua Nelson see patients at the VA along with two VA orthopedic surgery staff physicians. Residents spend three months each in the PGY-2, -4, and -5 years.