Department of Surgery

Faculty – Kansas City Veterans Affairs Medical Center


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Farzad Alemi, M.D., M.S.
Assistant Professor Associate Program Director
  • Medical School: Stanford University (2006)
  • Residency: General Surgery, University of California, San Francisco (2013)
  • Fellowship: Hepato-Pancreato-Biliary Surgery, Virginia Mason Medical Center (2014)
  • Board Certification: General Surgery
  • Hospital Affiliations: Truman Medical Centers, Kansas City Veterans Affairs Medical Center
  • Research Interests:

– Locally advanced pancreatic cancer
– Hepatocelluar carcinoma
– Minimally invasive hepatobiliary surgery
– Microwave Ablation/Irreversible electroporation

Anil Bahadursingh, M.B.B.Ch.
Clinical Assistant Professor
  • Medical School: The Royal College of Surgeons in Ireland
  • Residencies: Johns Hopkins (2001)
  • Fellowships: Colorectal Surgery
  • Board Certified:  General Surgery, Colorectal Surgery
  • Hosptial Affiliations: Kansas City Veterans Affairs Medical Center
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Scott W. Kujath, M.D.
Clinical Associate Professor
  • Medical School: University of Missouri-KC (1995)
  • Residency: General Surgery, Truman Medical Centers (2000)
  • Fellowship: Vascular Surgery,  University of Tennessee-Memphis (2001)
  • Board Certification: Vascular Surgery
  • Hospital Affiliations: Truman Medical Centers, Kansas City Veterans Affairs Medical Center
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Santosh G. Shenoy M.D., F.A.C.S.
Clinical Assistant Professor
  • Medical School: University College of Medical Sciences, University of Delhi, India (1990)
  • Residencies:
    Internal Medicine, St Louis University, St. Louis, MO (1996)
    General Surgery, West Virginia University, Morgantown, VA (2007)
  • Board Certification: General Surgery
  • Hospital Affiliations: Kansas City Veterans Affairs Medical Center
Steven Stark, M.D.
Clinical Assistant Professor
  • Medical School: University of Iowa (1987)
  • Residency: General Surgery, University of Louisville (1992)
  • Board Certified: General Surgery
  • Hospital Affiliations: Truman Medical Centers, Kansas City Veterans Affairs Medical Center
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James Stewart, M.D.
Clinical Associate Professor
  • Medical School: University of Colorado School of Medicine (1978)
  • Residencies: Johns Hopkins (1984)
  • Fellowship: Cardiothoracic Surgery Vanderbilt University Medical Center (1987)
  • Board Certification: General Surgery, Thoracic Surgery
  • Hospital Affiliations: Truman Medical Centers, Kansas City Veterans Affairs Medical Center
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Glenn E. Talboy, Jr., M.D.
Professor Chairman
  • Medical School: Creighton University (1993)
  • Residency: General Surgery, Truman Medical Centers (1998)
  • Board Certification: General Surgery
  • Hospital Affiliations: Truman Medical Centers, Kansas City Veterans Affairs Medical Center
  • Research Interests: Low income and Hispanic Breast Cancer