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  • Awards

    3 Awards

  • Patients' Choice Award Patients' Choice Award
  • Compassionate Doctor Recognition Compassionate Doctor Recognition
  • On-Time Doctor Award On-Time Doctor Award
  • Accepted Insurance

  • First Health
  • Aetna
  • Humana
  • BCBS Kansas City
  • Cigna

Doctors in Arms Dodge Robinson Wilber & Crouch Inc

View all physicians that belong to Arms Dodge Robinson Wilber & Crouch Inc.
  • Nearby Doctors

    There are no Doctors within 50 miles of Kansas City, MO that specialze in Nephrology, Internal Medicine and Critical Care Medicine

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Ratings & Comments

49 ratings with 11 comments

The Overall Average Patient Rating of Arms Dodge Robinson Wilber & Crouch Inc when asked is excellent. Arms Dodge Robinson Wilber & Crouch Inc has been reviewed by 49 patients. The rating is 3.8 out of 5 stars.

The average wait time to see a doctor at Arms Dodge Robinson Wilber & Crouch Inc as provided by patient reviews is 19 minutes. By comparison, the national average for a pre-vist wait time is 21 minutes.

Location

get directions Arms Dodge Robinson Wilber & Crouch Inc
4320 Wornall Rd
Kansas City, MO 64111

Specialties

3 specialties

  • Nephrology

    A nephrologist is a physician who is specially trained to diagnose and treat conditions affecting the kidneys or renal system.
    A nephrologist will determine through urine analysis, blood test, X-ray, sonogram, or kidney biopsy how well the kidneys are functioning and will then prescribe a special diet and exercise program, medication or dialysis - a process by which a machine filters the blood when the kidney is no longer capable of doing so.

  • Critical Care Medicine

    Also sometimes referred to as intensivists, critical care specialists are physicians with specialized training in the diagnosis and management of life-threatening conditions. Some of these conditions affect vital organs like the heart and lungs, those that make breathing difficult or impossible, and those that affect entire organ systems, like the renal system.
    Critical care specialists are typically found in a hospital's intensive care unit where they monitor patients with life-threatening conditions and make determinations as to the best course of treatment.

  • Internal Medicine

    An internist is a physician who focuses on the diagnosis and treatment of conditions that affect the adult population—both acute and chronic.
    These doctors are often who adults see as their primary physicians because they treat a broad range of illnesses that do not require surgical or specialist interventions. They also work to help a patient maintain optimal health in order to prevent the onset of disease.
    In addition to treating the common cold and flu, internists also treat chronic diseases like diabetes and heart disease.

Doctors in Arms Dodge Robinson Wilber & Crouch Inc

  • Dr. Irme A Akhtar MD

    Internal Medicine, Nephrology

    Kansas City, MO

    5.0
    (3)
  • Dr. Barry C Wood MD

    Nephrology, Internal Medicine

    Leavenworth, KS

    4.7
    (8)
  • Dr. Jim I Mertz MD

    Internal Medicine, Nephrology

    Kansas City, MO

    4.1
    (15)
  • Dr. Richard K Capling DO

    Nephrology, Internal Medicine

    Leavenworth, KS

    3.7
    (6)
  • Dr. Ryan M Lustig I MD

    Nephrology, Internal Medicine

    Leavenworth, KS

    3.6
    (5)
  • Education

    Affiliated doctors have gone to the following schools

  • Grant Medical College
  • University Of Kansas School Of Medicine
  • Kirksville College Of Osteopathic Medicine
  • University Of Missouri Kansas City School Of Medicine
  • Nearby Group Practices

    We don't have any physicians that practice at Arms Dodge Robinson Wilber & Crouch Inc. Here are some Group Practices that specialize in Nephrology, Internal Medicine and Critical Care Medicine near Arms Dodge Robinson Wilber & Crouch Inc Kansas City, MO.

Information About Group Practices

What is a Group Practice?

According to The Medical Group Management Association, a group practice is any relationship between three or more physicians who share facilities, expenses, profits and other resources like support staff and equipment. Group practices tend to fall into two categories: those that organize around a particular medical specialty and those that encompass several specialties like East Boston Neighborhood Health that specializes in internal medicine

Why Group Practice?

As medicine became more complex in the twentieth century, the need for group practices made more sense. Physicians found it impossible to know everything about the emerging drugs and technologies on the medical landscape. In addition, the cost of providing a full range of diagnostic services, such as tests and X-rays, in one location became prohibitive to the individual practitioner. Hence, doctors from various disciplines began to team together in order to provide more comprehensive care to their community of patients.

Benefits of Group Practice

As medicine became more complex in the twentieth century, the need for group practices made more sense. Physicians found it impossible to know everything about the emerging drugs and technologies on the medical landscape. In addition, the cost of providing a full range of diagnostic services, such as tests and X-rays, in one location became prohibitive to the individual practitioner. Hence, doctors from various disciplines began to team together in order to provide more comprehensive care to their community of patients.

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