October 20, 2021
Kansas City, Kan. — Ingram’s magazine published its annual Top Doctors issue this month. Every year, the magazine recognizes the best doctors in the region. In 2021, The University of Kansas Health System is honored to have 4 doctors on the list.
Dana Hawkinson, MD
As the COVID-19 pandemic continues, Dr. Hawkinson, medical director of infection prevention and control, has provided the region and the state with clear, concise and balanced information on how to manage the pandemic – in addition to caring for patients every day. His ability to communicate and educate in an easy-to-understand manner has made him a trusted source for the medical staff, heath system employees, patients and the public.
Kevin Ault, MD
Dr. Ault serves on the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention’s Advisory Committee on Immunization Practices (ACIP), which develops recommendations on the use of vaccines in the United States. During the COVID-19 pandemic, the work of this committee has taken on greater significance. Dr. Ault is a fellow of the Infectious Disease Society of America and a fellow of the American College of Obstetrics and Gynecology.
Ronald Chen, MD
Dr. Chen, department chair of radiation oncology and associate director for health equity at The University of Kansas Cancer Center, is a renowned researcher with a focus on prostate, bladder and testicular cancers. His passion is advancing holistic care for cancer patients through the use of radiation therapy.
Carol Ulloa, MD
Her patient-guided philosophy is what influences Dr. Ulloa in her work as director of the Comprehensive Epilepsy Center at The University of Kansas Health System. She leads a multidisciplinary care team who provides the most current comprehensive treatments to patients with epilepsy, with the goal of stopping their seizures and improving their quality of life.