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  • Abbreviated MRI is a faster, less expensive breast exam offered only at The University of Kansas Health System as a supplement to an annual mammogram.
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  • The University of Kansas Health System provides acute inpatient rehabilitation for people in and around Kansas City and Overland Park who need high-level care.
    Learn more about Acute Inpatient Rehabilitation Services
  • The team specialists at The University of Kansas Health System in Kansas City offers both major and minor amputation surgery as well as rehabilitation.
    Learn more about Amputation
  • The University of Kansas Health System in Kansas City offers angioplasty and stenting to open blocked heart arteries and prevent future narrowing in the arteries.
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  • Getting annual eye exams from The University of Kansas Health System in Kansas City can not only help you stay on top of your eye health, but also preserve your vision.
    Learn more about Annual Eye Exams
  • The heart care team at The University of Kansas Health System offers all types of aortic surgery, including aneurysm repair, valve replacement and bypass surgery.
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  • FAQ's about areola tattooing. To learn more or to schedule an appointment, call 913-588-1227. We offer areola tattooing at the Sutherland Institute, Kansas City, Kansas.
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  • The arm lift procedure is performed on an outpatient basis and takes between 1-2 hours to complete. Call 913-588-2000 or request an appointment online.
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  • The team of skilled heart surgeons at The University of Kansas Health System in Kansas City offers the latest types of artificial heart valves for replacement surgery.
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  • The University of Kansas Health System in Kansas City offers several options for bariatric and weight-loss surgery, including gastric banding and gastric bypass surgery.
    Learn more about Bariatric Weight-Loss Surgery Services
  • The University of Kansas Health System in Kansas City offers a complete range of options for family planning and birth control, including STI testing and treatment.
    Learn more about Birth Control and STI Testing
  • Our surgeons at The University of Kansas Health System can help you manage your prolapse with a Bladder tuck, cyctocele repair.
    Learn more about Bladder Tuck (Cyctocele Repair)
  • Body-contouring procedures are available by the plastic surgery team at The University of Kansas Health System serving Kansas City and the surrounding region.
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  • Body lift to remove excess skin is available by the plastic surgery team at The University of Kansas Health System serving Kansas City and the surrounding region.
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  • Breast augmentation is available by the plastic surgery team at The University of Kansas Health System serving Kansas City and the surrounding region.
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  • Breast lift is available by the plastic surgery team at The University of Kansas Health System serving Kansas City and the surrounding region.
    Learn more about Breast Lift
  • Breast reconstruction is available by the plastic surgery team at The University of Kansas Health System serving Kansas City and the surrounding region.
    Learn more about Breast Reconstruction
  • Breast reduction is available by the plastic surgery team at The University of Kansas Health System serving Kansas City and the surrounding region.
    Learn more about Breast Reduction
  • Receiving your breast surgery at the region's premier academic medical center has the advantage of rich experience, advanced technology, and academic experience.
    Learn more about Breast Surgery
  • Bronchial thermoplasty from The University of Kansas Health System in Kansas City is a leading-edge asthma treatment that can deliver improvements lasting up to 5 years.
    Learn more about Bronchial Thermoplasty
  • We offer comprehensive care to adults and children with complex burns and wounds. In addition, we treat skin injuries and conditions such as frostbite, severe dermatitis and abrasions.
    Learn more about Burn and Wound Care Surgery
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  • Cancer rehabilitation services from The University of Kansas Health System in Kansas City include a comprehensive approach to recovery after cancer treatments.
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  • Our team of medical surgical oncology specialists from The University of Kansas Health System in Kansas City offer the most advanced options for cancer surgery.
    Learn more about Cancer Surgery
  • The types of heart monitoring systems used at The University of Kansas Health System in Kansas City represent the most leading-edge heart care technology available today.
    Learn more about Cardiac Monitoring Systems
  • Cardiac rehabilitation specialists from The University of Kansas Health System in Kansas City offer a hands-on approach and a low staff-to-patient ratio for better care.
    Learn more about Cardiac Rehabilitation
  • CardioScore is a diagnostic test that measures the amount of hard plaque in your coronary arteries. It is used to help you un...
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  • The Cleft and Craniofacial Clinic offered by the plastic surgery team at The University of Kansas Health System serves Kansas City and the surrounding region.
    Learn more about Cleft and Craniofacial
  • Cleft lip and palate repair plastic surgery is performed at The University of Kansas Health System serving Kansas City and the surrounding region.
    Learn more about Cleft Lip and Palate Repair
  • Colonoscopy screenings from The University of Kansas Health System in Kansas City can detect colon cancer in its earliest stages, allowing for prompt treatment.
    Learn more about Colonoscopy
  • The colorectal surgery team at The University of Kansas Health System in Kansas City offers the most advanced surgical approaches and leading edge treatments available.
    Learn more about Colorectal Surgery
  • A colposcopy from The University of Kansas Health System in Kansas City is the first step in receiving evidence-based care for abnormal Pap smear results.
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  • We offer the only corneal cross-linking platform that is FDA-approved for the treatment of progressive keratoconus in the U.S. Call 913-588-1227 or request an appointment.
    Learn more about Cornea Cross-Linking
  • Corrective jaw surgery may be performed to address a wide range of skeletal issues, which may be congenital or the result of a trauma or disease.
    Learn more about Corrective Jaw Surgery
  • Cranial vault remodeling, for children born with cranial abnormalities, is performed by the plastic surgery team at The University of Kansas Health System serving Kansas City and surrounding region.
    Learn more about Cranial Vault Remodeling
  • Cranioplasty is performed by the plastic surgery team at The University of Kansas Health System serving Kansas City and the surrounding region.
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  • A CT (computed tomography) scan from The University of Kansas Health System in Kansas City can help your doctors decide the correct diagnosis and best treatment option.
    Learn more about CT Scan
  • Advantages and techniques including cuff suspension to help treat pelvic organ prolapse.
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  • Neurosurgeons at The University of Kansas Health System are pioneers in using deep brain stimulation (DBS) to treat Parkinson's disease and essential tremor.
    Learn more about Deep Brain Stimulation
  • A diagnostic X-ray from The University of Kansas Health System in Kansas City can help your doctors determine the best course of treatment for your injury or condition.
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  • Hemodialysis from The University of Kansas Health System in Kansas City may be performed with the help of a dialysis shunt graft catheter to treat chronic renal failure.
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  • We are now offering DRG neurostimulation therapy to effectively treat neuropathic chronic pain caused by chronic regional pain syndrome (CRPS).
    Learn more about DRG Stimulation
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  • Endocrine surgeons treat patients with diseases of the thyroid, parathyroid and adrenal glands. They also treat neuroendocrine tumors, which can develop in almost any area of the body.
    Learn more about Endocrine Surgery
  • The endoscopic skull base surgical team at The University of Kansas Health System is among the nation's pioneers in using an advanced approach to remove complex brain tumors, often without a single incision.
    Learn more about Endoscopic Skull Base Surgery
  • Endoscopic technique, requiring fewer and smaller incisions, is utilized by the plastic surgery team at The University of Kansas Health System serving Kansas City and the surrounding region.
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  • Learn about endoscopic ultrasound, EUS, and preparation for the procedure.
    Learn more about Endoscopic Ultrasound 
  • Vein Institute of the Midwest offers state-of-the art endovenous ablation procedures are available for the treatment of varicose veins.
    Learn more about Endovenous Ablation
  • Epilepsy doctors at The University of Kansas Health System in Kansas City offer leading edge treatments for epilepsy, including NeuroPace implants and surgery.
    Learn more about Epilepsy Treatment
  • We are the region’s first provider to offer an innovative, minimally invasive treatment called Exablate® Neuro. It is for patients with essential tremor or Parkinson's disease when hand tremor is the main symptom.
    Learn more about Exablate Neuro Focused Ultrasound
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  • Facial nerve surgery, microsurgical repair, is performed by the plastic surgery team at The University of Kansas Health System serving Kansas City and the surrounding region.
    Learn more about Facial Nerve Surgery
  • Facial plastic surgery services from The University of Kansas Health System in Kansas City can leave you looking like a naturally refreshed version of yourself.
    Learn more about Facial Plastic Surgery Services
  • We offer fecal microbiota transplantation to treat C. difficile infection. Learn more or call 913-588-1227 to schedule now.
    Learn more about Fecal Microbiota Transplantation
  • Fertility preservation services include retrieval, cryopreservation and banking of reproductive eggs, embryos, ovarian tissue, sperm and testicular tissue for our patients through The University of Kansas Health System.
    Learn more about Fertility Preservation
  • Free flap breast reconstruction procedure is performed by the plastic surgery team in Kansas City at The University of Kansas Health System serving Kansas City and the surrounding region.
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  • Gastrointestinal surgery from the specialists at The University of Kansas Health System in Kansas City can treat pancreas disorders and other serious health conditions.
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  • The University of Kansas Health System offers some of the nation’s leading experts in hand and upper extremity surgery, including plastic and orthopedic surgeons.
    Learn more about Hand and Upper Extremity Surgery
  • The head and neck surgeons at The University of Kansas Health System treat cancerous and noncancerous tumors in the head and neck, including thyroid and other tumors.
    Learn more about Head and Neck Surgery
  • The University of Kansas Health System offers the latest types of heart pacing devices to treat arrhythmia, including leading edge pacemakers and ICD technology.
    Learn more about Heart Pacing Devices
  • Our heart surgery patients experience outcomes comparable with the very best programs in the United States. Our surgeons participate in unique clinical trials and have special surgical expertise.
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  • Patients on our heart transplant wait list were more than twice as likely to receive a heart than the national average. And, 3.4% more people on our wait list lived. Call 913-588-1227 or request an appointment.
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  • The hepatobiliary team at The University of Kansas Health System are recognized leaders in the surgical treatment of common and rare disorders of the biliary system.
    Learn more about Hepatobiliary Surgery
  • HF10 spinal cord stimulation is a treatment for people with chronic pain. Learn who may benefit and how it works. Call 913-588-1227 or request an appointment.
    Learn more about HF10 Spinal Cord Stimulation
  • The University of Kansas Health System offers home infusion therapy so that patients can recover better, faster and more comfortably in the privacy of their own home.
    Learn more about Home Infusion
  • Our state-of the art, individual hyperbaric oxygen chambers deliver pure oxygen at a pressure greater than normal atmospheric pressure. This increases the amount of oxygen in your bloodstream and provides effective treatment for a range of wounds and conditions.
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  • IDEAL IMPLANTS for breast augmentation are available from the plastic surgery team at The University of Kansas Health System serving Kansas City and the surrounding area.
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  • Implant based breast reconstruction is available through the plastic surgery team at The University of Kansas Health System serving Kansas City and the surrounding region.
    Learn more about Implant-Based Breast Reconstruction
  • Infertility treatment options from The University of Kansas Health System include today's most advanced procedures, from genetic testing to IVF and third party parenting.
    Learn more about Infertility Treatment
  • Inspire therapy is an implantable treatment option for people with obstructive sleep apnea who are unable to use or get consistent benefit from continuous positive airway pressure (CPAP).
    Learn more about Inspire
  • Intraoperative MRI from The University of Kansas Health System lets our neurosurgeons capture brain scans during brain surgery to evaluate progress and improve outcomes.
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  • Iovera is an innovative, convenient treatment that delivers immediate, long-term relief for patients with chronic or severe joint pain – without side effects.
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  • The doctors at The University of Kansas Health System in Kansas City are experts in performing kidney transplant surgery for people who are living with renal failure.
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  • Thirty years ago, the only options for correcting refractive errors were eyeglasses or contact lenses. Today our highly skilled ophthalmologists offer a much broader range of vision correction options to offer.
    Learn more about LASIK and Refractive Surgery
  • Our plastic surgery team offers the new tumescent liposuction technique that can reduce post operative bruising, swelling and pain in Kansas City and the surrounding region.
    Learn more about Liposuction
  • Learn about lower extremity bypass, a vascular surgery procedure available at The University of Kansas Health System.
    Learn more about Lower Extremity Bypass
  • We offer the region's only surgical lymphedema treatment program. Watch videos with Dr. James Butterworth, MD, for tips on preventing onset or exacerbating lymphedema.
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  • Magnetic resonance imaging (MRI) from The University of Kansas Health System in Kansas City can create detailed 2D and 3D pictures for improved diagnosis accuracy.
    Learn more about Magnetic Resonance Imaging (MRI)
  • Male breast reduction is available by the plastic surgery team at The University of Kansas Health System serving Kansas City and the surrounding region. .
    Learn more about Male Breast Reduction
  • Microphlebectomy is a method of surgically removing surface varicose veins. Call 913-588-1227 or request an appointment online.
    Learn more about Microphlebectomy
  • Advances in microsurgery make successful replantation of lost body parts with reasonable functional recovery more possible than ever before. No longer should amputation be broadly viewed as the first or only option following traumatic separation of a limb or body part.
    Learn more about Microvascular Surgery
  • The University of Kansas Health System in Kansas City offers multiple options for migraine treatments, including BOTOX injections and migraine surgery.
    Learn more about Migraine Treatments
  • For common or complex conditions, robotic-assisted surgery with the da Vinci® Surgical System may be the most effective and least invasive treatment choice. Call 913-588-1227 or request an appointment online.
    Learn more about Minimally Invasive Head and Neck Surgery
  • The University of Kansas Health System in Kansas City offers minimally invasive robotic surgery and endoscopic surgery procedures using advanced precision techniques.
    Learn more about Minimally Invasive Surgery
  • A mommy makeover is a procedure that involves performing multiple surgeries at the same time, focused on areas of the body that are most affected by having children. On average, a mommy makeover can cost around $12,350, but this price can vary.
    Learn more about Mommy Makeover
  • The MonaLisa laser is used to treat the symptoms of vulvovaginal atrophy – a condition that occurs with declining estrogen levels. Call 913-588-1227 or request an appointment online.
    Learn more about MonaLisa Touch® Laser Therapy
  • Musculoskeletal ultrasound is effective in improving care of patients with a variety of musculoskeletal injuries. Call 913-588-1227 or request an appointment online.
    Learn more about Musculoskeletal Ultrasound Improving Treatment
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  • The University of Kansas Health System offers comprehensive neurorehabilitation care. Learn more about our leaders in neurorehabilitation.
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  • The nonsurgical med spa cosmetic treatments from The University of Kansas Health System in Kansas City can help you look younger without surgery.
    Learn more about Nonsurgical Aesthetic Services
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  • PCIT is a treatment program for young children with challenging or disruptive behaviors. Research shows it works. More than 200 research studies have shown that PCIT reduces child behavior problems and decreases parent stress.
    Learn more about Parent Child Interaction Therapy
  • Our pediatric surgery professionals will care for your child as they would with their own. Call 913-588-1227 or request an appointment online.
    Learn more about Pediatric Surgery
  • Perforator vein ablations are for the treatment of leg venous ulcers and skin changes. Several treatments may be required. Call 913-588-1227 or request an appointment online.
    Learn more about Perforator Vein Ablation
  • POEM is a minimally invasive endoscopic procedure that is less painful and offers quicker recovery. Even more importantly it is also showing a very high and long-lasting rate of success.
    Learn more about Peroral Endoscopic Myotomy
  • To detect and diagnose colorectal cancer, we use the latest technology, including CT scans and PET scans. Call 913-588-1227 or request an appointment online.
    Learn more about PET Scan
  • Our board-certified physical therapists and certified manual therapists are key players on our sports medicine team. They help you reduce pain and regain muscle control and function.
    Learn more about Physical Therapy
  • The plastic surgery team at The University of Kansas Health System can guide you through each stage of the process of cosmetic enhancement and reconstructive procedures.
    Learn more about Plastic Surgery
  • Prostate artery embolization from The University of Kansas Health System in Kansas City offers a minimally invasive treatment option for enlarged prostate (BPH).
    Learn more about Prostate Artery Embolization
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  • Radioactive seed localization, or RSL, offers a treatment alternative for breast tumors that are too small to be felt. We were the first in the region to offer RSL to patients with breast tumors.
    Learn more about Radioactive Seed Localization
  • Reconstructive surgery procedures for men and women are performed by our plastic surgery team serving Kansas City and surrounding region.
    Learn more about Reconstructive Surgery
  • At The University of Kansas Health System in Kansas City, we offer minimally invasive migraine surgery for refractory migrain...
    Learn more about Refractory Migraine Surgery
  • If you are experiencing joint or back pain, complications from sports injuries, stroke or traumatic brain injuries, we can help. Our experts combine leading-edge research and therapies to restore function and decrease pain.
    Learn more about Rehabilitation
  • Robotics for prolapse repair allows for easier and faster recovery. Our fellowship-trained surgeons are highly experienced and trained to help you manage your prolapse and develop a care plan just for you.
    Learn more about Robotics for Prolapse Repair
  • The ROSA® robotic surgical assistant allows for greater accuracy in placing electrodes that show where seizures occur. These are used in epilepsy surgery and deep brain stimulation.
    Learn more about ROSA® Robotic Surgical Assistant
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  • Many patients who exhibit scars they find to be either functionally or cosmetically undesirable may be ideal patients to undergo scar revision surgery. To find out more about scar revision call 913-588-2000 or request an appointment online. .
    Learn more about Scar Revision
  • Sclerotherapy, the most common procedure used to treat spider veins and varicose veins, is available by the plastic surgery team at The University of Kansas Health System Nonsurgical Med Spa serving Kansas City and the surrounding region.
    Learn more about Sclerotherapy
  • Patients who struggle with the complex issue of obstructive sleep apnea may sometimes be referred for surgical correction of their facial structure in an effort to treat this condition.
    Learn more about Sleep Apnea
  • Learn about spine care offered through The University of Kansas Health System Rehabilitation Medicine.
    Learn more about Spine Care Rehabilitation
  • Concussions are a type of brain injury and must be carefully managed for the best recovery. Our trained medical concussion specialists at The University of Kansas Health System Sports Medicine and Performance Center tailor each patient’s care plan to fit their needs.
    Learn more about Sports Concussions
  • Learn about The University of Kansas Health System Rehabilitation Medicine stroke and brain injury program.
    Learn more about Stroke and Brain Injury Rehabilitation
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  • Learn about The University of Kansas Health System Rehabilitation Medicine Tenex tendon treatment.
    Learn more about Tenex Health TX System
  • Thigh lift surgery to remove excess skin is available by the plastic surgery team at The University of Kansas Health System serving Kansas City and the surrounding region.
    Learn more about Thigh Lift
  • The tissue expansion technique can be used to create excess skin as part of many reconstructive procedures such as repairing skin damaged by birth defects, accidents or surgery and for some cosmetic procedures, but is most often used in breast reconstruction.
    Learn more about Tissue Expansion
  • Breast reconstruction procedures are performed by the plastic surgery team in Kansas City at The University of Kansas Health System serving Kansas City and the surrounding region.
    Learn more about Tissue-Based Breast Reconstruction
  • We are offering a new, drug-free therapy called transcranial magnetic stimulation (TMS) – an FDA-cleared, noninvasive treatment that uses magnetic energy to stimulate brain cells and improve symptoms of depression.
    Learn more about TMS Therapy for Refractory Depression
  • The TRAM (Transverse Rectus Abdominus Myocutaneous) flap is a procedure performed by the plastic surgery team at The University of Kansas Health System serving Kansas City and the surrounding region.
    Learn more about TRAM Flap Breast Reconstruction
  • Learn about our multidisciplinary approach to transgender surgical care that is available at The University of Kansas Health System.
    Learn more about Transgender Surgery
  • The plastic surgery team at The University of Kansas Health System offers the new tumescent liposuction technique that can reduce post operative bruising, swelling and pain in Kansas City and the surrounding region.
    Learn more about Tumescent Technique
  • A tummy tuck to remove excess skin and tighten the abdominal muscles is available by the plastic surgery team at The University of Kansas Health System serving Kansas City and the surrounding region.
    Learn more about Tummy Tuck
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  • Our team will help address your concerns and can often suggest nonsurgical treatments as well as surgical ones if modifications are indicated. Many treatments are covered by insurance.
    Learn more about Vaginal and Vulvar Cosmesis/Rejuvenation
  • Learn more about the vascular surgery services available from The University of Kansas Health System in Kansas City using the latest diagnostic tools and advanced treatments.
    Learn more about Vascular Surgery
  • A vasectomy is a common urological procedure that results in permanent birth control. Read FAQ's to learn more. Call 913-588-1227 or request an appointment if you would like to discuss options.
    Learn more about Vasectomy
  • A vasectomy reversal is performed in one of two ways. Success rates range from approximately 75%-30% pregnancy depending when the vasectomy was performed. Learn more with our Q&A.
    Learn more about Vasectomy Reversal
  • The University of Kansas Health System offers multiple types of left ventricular assist devices, including the HeartMate II LVAD and the HeartWare HVAD.
    Learn more about Ventricular Assist Device (VAD)
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  • Take charge of your health with an annual well women exam.
    Learn more about Well Women Exams
  • Do you have questions about wound care? If so, please schedule a consultation to learn how the skills of our plastic surgery team can be used to treat your wound. Call 913-588-2000 or request an appointment online.
    Learn more about Wound Care
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