The Academic Medical Center Advantage

The University of Kansas Hospital in Kansas City is a world-class academic medical center and destination for complex care and diagnosis. We offer more options for patients with serious conditions because of our expertise and leadership in medical research and education.

The scope of knowledge, the depth of expertise, the breadth of scientific inquiry and the advanced technological resources you'll find here are unmatched by community hospitals. Our physicians are researchers and educators expanding the boundaries of medical knowledge. Their major breakthroughs lead to the life-changing treatments and technologies of the future.

Benefits to You

By choosing us for your healthcare, you’ll have access to physicians representing more than 200 medical specialties and services. Our doctors are among the top specialists in their fields. Together, they care for patients, collaborate to find breakthroughs in prevention, diagnosis and treatment of diseases, and pass along their knowledge to the next generation of healthcare professionals.

Advanced Research

The hospital's physicians are not only faculty members at the University of Kansas School of Medicine, they are also at the forefront of medical discoveries taking place at the University of Kansas Medical Center. The medical center is a research leader in cancer treatment and prevention, neurology and liver and kidney transplantation. The School of Health Professions and the School of Nursing are also nationally recognized for their research accomplishments.

Multidisciplinary Medicine

Because The University of Kansas Hospital is an academic medical center, you benefit from collaboration among physicians. You'll have access to the latest and most comprehensive diagnostic and treatment options and a continuous network of care. Here, specialists are often located across the hall instead of across town.

Better Care for Complex Conditions

As the region’s leading academic medical center serving the Kansas City area, we manage the most complex medical and surgical cases and provide leading-edge options and the most advanced expertise.

Our specialists provide innovative treatments for patients with complex conditions, such as liver failure, heart valve disorders and leukemia or lymphoma. Without this level of care, some patients would have no other options available in this region.

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