Department of Surgery

Chief Residents


Chief Residents | PGY4 | PGY3 | PGY2 | PGY1

 

Max Almenoff, M.D.
Almenoff-MaxHometown: Kansas City, Missouri
Undergrad: University of Missouri – Kansas City
Medical School: University of Missouri – Kansas City
Surgery Interest: Vascular Surgery
Hobbies: climbing, kayaking, skiing, wakeboarding, tennis and cooking.
Favorite things to do on days off: Tennis, wakeboard, kayak, rock climb, ski, cook, try new restaurants and take my dog on a run.
Reason I came to UMKC: Hands on training, nice variety with inner city hospital, private hospital, community hospital and VA hospital. Great people.
Trevor Beckham, M.D.
Beckman-TrevorHometown: Cape Girardeau, Missouri
Undergrad: University of Missouri – Kansas City
Medical School: University of Missouri – Kansas City
Surgery Interest:
Hobbies: Hunt, fish, water sports, boating, and spending time with family
Favorite things to do on days off:
Spending time with family and friends, spending time at the lake and waterfowl hunting.
Reason I came to UMKC:
Great resident comradery.
Wilson Harrison, M.D.
Harrison-WilsonHometown: Longview, Texas
Undergrad: Baylor University
Medical School: Texas A&M University
Surgery Interest: Vascular, Trauma and Critical Care
Hobbies: Snow skiing, golf, eating out and sleeping
Favorite things to do on days off:
Attend sporting events, concerts and sleeping.
Reason I came to UMKC:
I came because of the city.
Benjamin Kulow, M.D.
Kulow-BenjaminHometown: Fort Wayne, Indiana
Undergrad: University of Toledo
Medical School: Indiana University
Surgery Interest: Colon and Rectal Surgery
Hobbies: Sports, reading and politics
Favorite things to do on days off:
Find a new restaurant or brewery for dinner. Watching Royals games, and hanging out with my son.
Reason I came to UMKC:
The wide range of patient population and practice locations. Kansas City is a fun city with something always new to do.
Ryan Nagele, M.D,
Nagele-RyanHometown: Sheldon, Illinois
Undergrad: Illinois State University
Medical School: University of Illinois
Surgery Interest: General Surgery
Hobbies: Golf
Favorite things to do on days off:
Sleep
Reason I came to UMKC:
The city of Kansas City and the people I met during my interviews.