Health Wellness, Fitness, and Medical Articles. Kansas Doctors Near Me
Prairie Village, Kansas Anesthesiologist
administers drugs and monitors patient condition during surgery; also provides pain management for acute and chronic conditions.
Prairie Village, Kansas Cardiologist, Interventional Cardiologist, Cardiac Electrophysiologist
a cardiologist specializes in diseases of the heart and blood vessels; an interventional cardiologists uses guided imaging to diagnose and treat those diseases; a cardiac electrophysiologist specializes in treating irregular heart rhythms caused by electrical problems in the heart.
Prairie Village, Kansas Cardiovascular Surgeon, Cardiothoracic Surgeon
a cardiovascular surgeon specializes in the surgical management of blood vessels and heart disorders; a cardiothoracic surgeon specializes in pathological conditions within the chest.
Prairie Village, Kansas Emergency medicine
physicians who care for patients with acute illnesses or injuries which require immediate medical attention; they diagnose a variety of illnesses and undertake acute interventions to stabilize the patient.
Prairie Village, Kansas Endocrinologist
diagnoses and treats diabetes, hormone imbalances, thyroid disease and other disorders of the endocrine system.
Prairie Village, Kansas Family medicine
provides continuing, comprehensive health care for the individual and family. Encompasses all ages, both sexes, each organ system, and every disease entity; a family physician's care is based on knowledge of the patient in the context of the family and the community, emphasizing disease prevention and health promotion.
Prairie Village, Kansas Gastroenterologist
specializes in diseases of the digestive system.
Prairie Village, Kansas Geriatrician (Geriatric Medicine)
general practice physician who specializes in caring for older adults.
Prairie Village, Kansas Hematologist
a hematologist specializes in diseases of the blood and bone marrow.
Prairie Village, Kansas Hepatologist
specializes in diseases of the liver.
Prairie Village, Kansas Hospitalist
internal medicine physician whose practice is limited to hospital inpatients.
Prairie Village, Kansas Intensivist
hospital-based critical care medicine specialist who treats patients in intensive care settings.
Prairie Village, Kansas Internal medicine
provides diagnosis, management and nonsurgical treatment of unusual or serious diseases.
Prairie Village, Kansas Medical Geneticist
provides testing, counseling and therapy for genetic diseases.
Prairie Village, Kansas Medical Oncologist, Radiation Oncologist
a medical oncologist specializes in the diagnosis and treatment of all types of cancers and tumors; a radiation oncologist specializes in the application of radiation to manage disease.
Prairie Village, Kansas Neonatologist
cares for premature and critically ill newborns.
Prairie Village, Kansas Nephrologist
specializes in diseases of the kidneys.
Prairie Village, Kansas Neurologist, Neurosurgeon
a neurologist specializes in the diagnosis and treatment of all types of disease and functions of the brain, spine, peripheral nerves, muscles and nervous systems; a neurosurgeon provides surgical management of those disorders.
Prairie Village, Kansas Neurophysiologist
a neurologist who diagnoses disorders of the central, peripheral and autonomic nervous systems through clinical evaluations and electrophysiologic testing.
Prairie Village, Kansas Obstetrician/Gynecologist, Urogynecologist
an obstetrician/gynecologist specializes in the medical and surgical care of the female reproductive system and its associated disorders; a urogynecologist specializes in female urological problems.
Prairie Village, Kansas Opthalmologist, Optometrist
an ophthalmologist provides comprehensive eye and vision care, including to medically or surgically treat eye disorders; an optometrist specializes in diagnosing diseases of the eye and correcting vision.
Prairie Village, Kansas Orthopedic Surgeon
also known as an orthopod, an orthopedist is a surgeon who treats diseases, disorders and injuries of the musculoskeletal system.
Prairie Village, Kansas Otolaryngologist
the technical name for an ear, nose and throat physician.
Prairie Village, Kansas Pathologist
usually works behind the scenes to diagnose diseases by studying tissues, body fluids and organs.
Prairie Village, Kansas Pediatrician
a child's physician who provides preventive health maintenance for healthy children and medical care for children who are acutely or chronically ill;
Prairie Village, Kansas pediatricians manage the physical, mental, and emotional well-being of their patients, in every stage of development
in good health or in illness.
Prairie Village, Kansas Perinatologist
specializes in caring for high-risk pregnancies.
Prairie Village, Kansas Physiatrist
specializes in physical medicine and rehabilitation.
Prairie Village, Kansas Podiatrist
specialist that treats both medical and surgical deformities of the foot and ankle.
Prairie Village, Kansas Pulmonologist
specializes in lung disease.
Prairie Village, Kansas Radiologist, Interventional Radiologist
radiologists perform and interpret imaging tests; interventional radiologists also perform minimally invasive procedures, such as embolization, thrombolysis and biopsies, using imaging guidance.
Prairie Village, Kansas Rheumatologist
specializes in arthritis and diseases of the joints, as well as autoimmune disorders, such as lupus.
Prairie Village, Kansas Sleep doctors
diagnoses and treats sleep disorders, and also may have expertise in behavioral and cognitive methods to prevent them.