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UMKC Family Medicine Residency is one of the most comprehensive family medicine programs in the country as well as one of the largest. With 38 residents and two fellowships, over the past 20 years, we have had more graduates than any mid-west residency. Our mission is to provide an unequaled opportunity to be a successful family medicine physician in a variety of practice environments.
Truman Medical Center Lakewood – Kansas City, Missouri is home base for the program.
Urban? Suburban? Rural? Whatever your lifestyle, it can be found withing 15 minutes of our hospital. Located in the southeastern sector of Kansas City, Missouri; we have the advantages of a suburban setting within easy access to all the benefits from living in the greater Kansas City Metropolitan Area. This includes an active theater, visual arts and music scene; professional sports (football, baseball, soccer, hockey); fine dining; historic shopping districts; outdoor recreation; theme parks; affordable housing; and a myriad of family friendly activities. Here are 50 things you should know about Kansas City.
Comprehensive and innovative education
for leaders in family medicine
Chief Residents 2017-2018
Chadwick Byle, MD
Kevin Munger, DO, MS
Congratulations to TMC Lakewood, which was named the recipient of the 2017 Vizient Bernard A Birnbaum, MD, Quality Leadership Award! Our hospital participated in the Quality and Accountability study which measured performance passed on the Institute of Medicine’s six domains of care: safety, timeliness, effectiveness, efficiency, equity, and patient-centeredness. This award compares us with our peers and comes as the result of hard work on the part of everyone involved. …..more