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About Dr. Thomas L Shriwise
Dr. Thomas L Shriwise, MD is a Doctor primarily located in Kansas City, MO, with other offices in Leawood, KS and Atchison, KS . He has 36 years of experience. His specialties include Sports Medicine and Orthopaedic Surgery. Dr. Shriwise is affiliated with Menorah Medical Center, SSM St Joseph Health Center and Atchison Hospital. Dr. Shriwise has received 2 awards. He speaks English.
Dr. Thomas L Shriwise has the following 2 specialties
- Sports Medicine
A sports medicine specialist is a physician who is trained to diagnose and treat injuries and conditions caused by participation in athletic activities.
These doctors are generally employed by professional sports teams to care for the athletes who are injured. They have extensive knowledge of the types of injuries that athletes are most susceptible to, such as stress fractures, sprains, concussions, muscle cramps, ACL injuries, and shin splints.
It is the responsibility of sports medicine specialist to clear athletes to return to the playing field when they are deemed fit. These doctors also advise athletes on how to avoid injury through proper care of their bodies while training.
- Orthopaedic Surgery
- Bone Fracture
- Herniated Disc
- Knee Osteoarthritis
- Joint Pain/Swelling
- Hip Surgery (Hip Replacement Arthroplasty)
- Knee Surgery
- Sports Medicine
- Osteoarthritis (Hand and Wrist)
- Arthroscopic Surgery (Arthroscopy)
- Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
- Joint Replacement
See the board certifications this doctor has received. Board certifications provide confidence that this doctor meets the nationally recognized standards for education, knowledge and experience.
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There is a reason Dr. Tom Shriwise was recently recognized by the International Association of HealthCare Professionals (IAHCP) as one of the top 1-2% of the most respected and trusted physicians in the field of orthopedic surgery. Last week he performed knee surgery to successfully repair a meniscus injury. His expertise is diagnosing knee problems as well as his surgical skills and genuine compassion makes him our favorite orthopedic specialist. We have highly recommended him to family and friends for years. We could not be more impressed with Dr. Shriwise!
Very responsive doctor who consulted with other doctors in the practive to ensure my surgery went well and my healing as I have a connective tissue disorder and my healing sometimes is more difficult. I appreciate that he took the time to carefully evaluate me and which surgical procedures would be the best for me.
Arrived early and was in a room within five minutes
Patients' Choice Award (2016, 2008, 2010, 2009)
Patients' Choice recognition reflects the difference a particular physician has made in the lives of his/her patients. The honor is bestowed to physicians who have received near perfect scores, as voted by patients.
Compassionate Doctor Recognition (2010)
Compassionate Doctor certification is granted to physicians who treat their patients with the utmost kindness. The honor is granted based on a physician's overall and bedside manner scores.
Dr. Shriwise is affiliated (can practice and admit patients) with the following hospital(s).
36 Years Experience
University Of Kansas School Of Medicine
Graduated in 1982
Via Christi Regional Medical Center
Dr. Thomas L Shriwise accepts the following insurance providers.
- Aetna Choice POS II
- Aetna HMO
- Aetna Managed Choice POS Open Access
- Aetna Signature Administrators PPO
- Anthem Blue Access PPO
- Anthem MO Blue Preferred Options
- Anthem MO Direct Access w/HSA
BCBS Blue Card
- BCBS Blue Card PPO
- BCBS IL PPO
BCBS Kansas City
- BCBS KC Preferred Care Blue PPO
- CIGNA HMO
- CIGNA Open Access Plus
- CIGNA PPO
- Cigna MISSOURI NET - NET POS Seamless
Coventry Health Care
- Coventry KS PPO
- Coventry MO PPO
- Coventry OA EPO Exchange - KS/MO
- CoventryOne PPO Network
- First Health PPO
- Humana Choice POS
- Humana ChoiceCare Network PPO
- Multiplan PPO
- PHCS PPO
- UHC Choice Plus POS
- UHC Navigate HMO
- UHC Navigate POS
- UHC Options PPO
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