Ryan Endress, MD

Endress, Ryan D MD

Plastic Surgery


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Office Locations

The University of Kansas Hospital 3901 Rainbow Blvd MS 3015 Kansas City, KS 66160


Board CertificationPlastic Surgery
Sub CertificationSurgery of the Hand


Medical SchoolUniversity of Kansas
ResidencyStanford University
FellowshipMayo Clinic-Rochester

Clinical Focus

  • Hand Surgery
  • Microvascular Perforator Flaps
  • Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery
  • Extremity Replantation Surgery
  • Cosmetic Surgery
  • Free Tissue Perforator Flaps
  • Flap Reconstruction
  • Free Tissue Transfer
  • Congenital Hand Surgery
  • Brachial Plexus Surgery
  • Forearm and Wrist Surgery
  • Pediatric Hand Surgery
  • Facial and Body Cosmetic/Reconstructive Surgery
  • Hand and Wrist Arthritis
  • Burn and Wound Reconstruction
  • Upper Extremity Surgery


  • Acute and Reconstructive Burn and Wound Surgery
  • Aesthetic Surgery
  • Arthritis Surgery
  • Congenital Hand Surgery
  • Cosmetic/Plastic Reconstructive Surgery
  • Distal Radius Surgery
  • Dupuytren Surgery
  • Extremity Replantation Surgery
  • Eyelid Surgery
  • Facial and Body Cosmetic/Reconstructive Surgery
  • Forearm and Wrist Surgery
  • Hand Replantation Surgery
  • Hand Surgery
  • Microsurgery
  • Nerve Transfer Surgery
  • Nerve/Brachial Plexus Surgery
  • Pediatric Hand Surgery
  • Pediatric Plastic Surgery
  • Peripheral Nerve Surgery
  • Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery
  • Plastic Surgery
  • Pre-Operative Consultation
  • Reconstructive Plastic Surgery
  • Rheumatoid Hand Surgery
  • Surgery
  • Tendon Surgery
  • Upper Extremity Cancer Surgery
  • Wound Management


  • Botox Injection
  • Brachial Plexus Reconstruction
  • Burn Treatment
  • Collagen Injections
  • Cosmetic Botox
  • Distal Radius Fracture Repair
  • Ear Reconstruction
  • Endoscopic Carpal Tunnel Release
  • Extremity Reconstruction
  • Flap Creation
  • Flap Transposition
  • Fluoroscopy
  • Free Bone Flaps
  • Free Tissue Perforator Flaps
  • Free Tissue Transfer
  • Functional Muscle Transfer
  • Joint Replacement
  • Limb Salvage Procedures
  • Liposuction
  • Microvascular Perforator Flaps
  • Nerve Repair
  • Skin Grafts
  • Skin Lesion Removal
  • Tendon Reconstruction
  • Tummy Tuck
  • Wrist Fracture Repair

Conditions Treated

  • Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
  • Congenital Hand Anomalies
  • Distal Radius Fracture
  • Dupuytren Disease
  • Facial Fractures
  • Facial Trauma
  • Hand and Wrist Arthritis
  • Hand Injuries
  • Malignant Melanoma
  • Melanoma
  • Nerve Injury
  • Pediatric Hand Injuries
  • Skin Cancer
  • Skin Care
  • Tendon Injury
  • Trigger Finger
  • Work Injury Directory
  • Work-Related Injuries
  • Wound Care

Personal Statement

Dr. Endress provides every patient with individualized care, achieving the best possible outcomes and delivering the highest quality surgical services by placing the needs of the patient first. Diagnosis and treatment options are thoroughly discussed to ensure each patient and family are able to make the best informed decisions possible. Dr. Endress is a graduate of the University of Kansas School of Medicine. Dr. Endress then completed his Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery residency at Stanford Hospital in Palo Alto, California, followed by a Fellowship in Hand and Upper Extremity Surgery at the Mayo Clinic in Rochester, Minnesota. He specializes in all aspects of hand, wrist, and forearm surgery, including microvascular free tissue transfer, trauma, brachial plexus and peripheral nerve surgery, and pediatric hand surgery.