As the premier academic medical center in the Kansas City region, we care for patients with the most complex brain, spine and nervous system conditions. Our services ensure advanced diagnosis, treatment and follow-up care for those who need it most.
As a not-for-profit organization, we receive no state or local funding. The success of our neurology and neurosurgery programs and our ability to save more lives depend on support from generous donors in Kansas City and beyond.
Why support neurology and neurosurgery?
We are recognized among the best providers of neurology and neurosurgery care in Kansas City, the region and the nation. As we treat some of the most complex conditions of the brain, spine and nervous system, research and discovery are critical to developing more and better treatments and cures.
Too many conditions – cancer, multiple sclerosis, stroke and Parkinson's disease, to name a few – continue to claim too many lives. Your support can help leaders in the field drive advancement in prevention and cures.
Be part of the future of medicine
You can make a significant difference for people battling complex neurology and neurosurgery conditions. The stories below offer insight into our mission to provide lifesaving care to people facing serious health challenges.
Vision loss sent Reggie Peoples to the health system. The collaborative skull base care team removed a tumor in a minimally invasive surgery and restored Reggie’s sight.
Our expert care team discovered a brain abnormality no other provider had ever detected. Brain surgery put an end to debilitating seizures Jessica had suffered for decades.