Kansas City Top Orthopaedic Physicians


Welcome to Healthy Kansas City’s 1st annual Kansas City Top Orthopaedic Physicians, a special issue showcasing talented medical professionals who are compassionate about orthopaedic care.

These specialists rely on state-of-the-art orthopaedic procedures and surgeries to patients, working in tandem with each individual to develop a health care plan designed to get them back to the lifestyle they want and deserve.

Contributing Writer: Ann Butenas  |  Contributing Photographers: Matthew Anderson, Tom Barnhart and Matt Kocourek

Click on the cover to view the complete digital edition or select a physician below to read their individual stories.

C. Lan Fotopoulos, M.D.Dickson-Diveley Orthopaedics

Jeffrey Krempec, M.D.Drisko, Fee and Parkins Orthopaedic Surgery

Jay Rapley, M.D.Rockhill Orthopaedic Specialists

Arden Andersen, D.O.Andersen Medical Group, LLC

Timothy Monahan, M.D.Providence Medical Group Orthopedics

Nick Aberle II, M.D.Providence Medical Group Orthopedics

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Kansas City is known for many wonderful things: great people, finger-licking good barbeque, smooth jazz music, the World War I museum, trains, technology, world-class shopping experiences and so much more. And when it comes to health care, including specialties such as orthopaedics, this city does not disappoint. We have an abundance of options from which to choose, all of which are highly-rated and world-class in terms of services, technology, quality of care and overall patient satisfaction. No one wants to get sick or injured, but if and when you do, Kansas City has you covered.

Standing in a league of their own, as featured in this issue, are many highly-skilled and trusted orthopaedic specialists working right here in the metro area. No matter in what part of our great city in which you live, there is a physician, surgeon, hospital and/or surgical center ready to take care of you, getting you back to your active lifestyle as quickly as possible. Kansas City offers some of the best treatment for all orthopaedic problems and boasts some of the most talented and experienced physicians.

In addition to finding the best physician for you, finding an award-winning and up-to-date hospital or medical center is right at your fingertips. From all points of the metro, you can easily get to the doorstep of some of the most notable and award-winning health care facilities in the region, including Liberty Hospital, Providence Medical Center, Overland Park Regional Hospital and Menorah Medical Center (both of which are part of the outstanding HCA Midwest Health organization), Rockhill Orthopaedics, Dickson-Diveley Orthopaedics and Olathe Health.

Other trusted names within the healthcare arena in our city include St. Joseph Medical Center at Carondelet and North Kansas City Hospital, both of which provide phenomenal programs and services for patients and families alike.

Known for their expansive and outstanding health care systems, the University of Kansas Medical Center and St. Luke’s Health System, which includes numerous hospitals and campuses across the metro area, are also trusted names for both general medical issues and a variety of surgical needs.

In this issue, we have done a bit of the research for you, showcasing the best of the best in orthopaedic care who rely on state-of-the-art orthopaedic procedures and surgeries to patients, working in tandem with each individual to develop a health care plan designed to get them back to the lifestyle they want and deserve. We have taken the time to highlight those physicians who have a rock solid history of providing top-notch patient care, education, and medical research, coupled with highly-personalized and compassionate orthopaedic care.

When you need to consult with an orthopaedic specialist, it shouldn’t be a challenge to find the best provider for you. Fortunately, this little big city in the Heart of America is home to some of the most distinguished and accomplished practitioners in the region, all of whom are dedicated to providing the best in orthopaedic care, so you can get back on your feet in the most expeditious manner possible. Healthy Kansas City magazine is very pleased to highlight six outstanding Physicians in our first annual Healthy Kansas City’s Top Orthopaedic Doctors!


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