Anesthesiology

Hospital Affiliates & Statistics


Saint Luke’s Hospital of Kansas City

38 dedicated anesthetizing areas including:

  • Main Operating Suite (16 operating rooms)
    Approximately 7,000 anesthetics per year
    Staff three GI Rooms
    Endoscopy
    Interventional and Neuro Radiology Suite
  • Mid America Heart Institute (four Operating Rooms, two Hybrid Rooms and two EP labs), ECMO, Destination Therapy and Bridge to Transplant VAD
    Approximately 1600 combined cardiac procedures per year
  • Obstetrical Suite (11 birthing centers and three C-Section Suites)
    Approximately 2,300 deliveries per year
  • Pain Management Clinic (inpatient and outpatient)
    Approximately 4,500 outpatient visits per year, with an average daily inpatient census of 15
    Planned Integration of Behavior and Addiction Medicine to provide a comprehensive integrated pain management strategy
  • Interventional and Neuro Radiology Suite (1)
Truman Medical Center

9 anesthetizing areas including:

  • Main Operating Suite (seven operating rooms)
    Approximately 5,000 anesthetics administered each year (general and regional)
  • Obstetrical Suite (two delivery rooms)
    Approximately 2,000 deliveries per year
  • GI Suite
    Approximately 4,000,00 deliveries per year
Children’s Mercy Kansas City
Required Rotations

  • 14,000 cases a year (65% outpatients)
  • Children’s Mercy Kansa City has a full range of pediatric surgical subspecialities including craniofacial, renal and liver transplant5 services, acute pain, regional and cardiac services, and sedation team

Why do residents choose UMKC?
  • 73 outstanding board certified faculty between the three Institutions with 47 of those being fellowship trained
  • Three comprehensive tertiary care, level one trauma teaching hospitals
  • Comprehensive patient care experience (> 25,000 cases/year)
  • Fully accredited training program
  • Categorical program with a clinical base year tailored to anesthesia specific patient care (perioperative surgical home concept) managed by the Department of Anesthesiology through the Department of Internal Medicine.
  • Large cardiovascular, neuro, obstetrical and pediatric case experiences
  • Diverse major metropolitan area with great social and cultural opportunities
  • Central National location
  • Affordable cost of living