Mauricio Garcia, M.D.
Dr. Garcia is the President and Director of Surgical Services at Doctors Hospital, LLC. He received training in interventional pain management at the nation’s premier pain management program under the tutelage of renowned pain management specialists Doctors Prithvi Raj and Gabor Racz. Dr. Garcia trained in anesthesiology at the world famous Texas Heart Institute in Houston and at the Clinica Universitaria in Barcelona, Spain. Born in Los Angeles, California, he received his medical degree at The University Autonomous of Nuevo Leon in Monterrey, Mexico. Dr. Garcia has a special interest in minimally invasive procedures for back and neck pain including vertebroplasty, kyphoplasty, and nucleoplasty. Dr. Garcia is fluent in English, Spanish and Italian.
Nitin Kukkar, M.D.
Dr. Kukkar is trained in the preservation, investigation and restoration of the form and function of the extremities, spine and associated structures by medical, surgical and physical means including the patients with musculoskeletal problems which include congenital deformities, trauma, infections, tumors, metabolic disturbances of the musculoskeletal system, deformities, injuries and degenerative diseases of the spine, hands, feet, knee, hip, shoulder and elbow in children and adults. Patients with primary and secondary muscular problems and the effects of central or peripheral nervous system lesions of the musculoskeletal system are also concerned.
James K. Brannon, MD
Dr. Brannon received his M.D. degree from the University of Iowa College of Medicine in Iowa City, Iowa. He completed his residency in Orthopedic Surgery at King-Drew Medical Center in Los Angeles, California. He is board certified in Orthopedic Surgery. Dr. Brannon has a special interest in joint preservation techniques and advanced hip arthroscopy. He invented the technique and instrumentation used in the joint preservation. Dr. Brannon has been with Doctors Hospital, LLC since 2008.
Yaw Sarpong, MD
Dr. Yaw Sarpong is neurosurgeon who specializes in spine. He obtained his medical degree from Vanderbilit University in Nashville, TN and finished his neurosurgery training at the University of Missouri- Columbia. While at the University of Missouri-Columbia, he obtained a fellowship in Bio-Design and Bio-Innovation. This degree allowed him to marry his knowledge of medicine with development of cutting edge technology and as a result, he holds several patents. This degree also guides his practice and he uses cutting edge and innovative technology to manage and treat spinal pathology. He also ensures that his practice is innovative and at the forefront of emerging spinal technologies and treatment.
Roger Misasi, DO
Dr. Misasi received his degree from the University of Health Sciences: College of Osteopathic Medicine in Kansas City, Missouri. He completed his residency at the University of Kansas Medical School in Wichita, Kansas. He is Board Certified in both Anesthesia as well as Pain Management. Dr. Misasi is a former United States Air Force Flight Surgeon, and has been with Doctors Hospital, LLC since June of 2014.
Gerard F. Librodo, MD
Dr. Gerard F. Librodo served his residency at Makati Medical Center in the Philippines. He has fellowship training in pediatric orthopedics at Cincinnati Children's Hospital, and fellowships focusing on orthopedic surgery of the spine at both the Hospital for Special Surgery in New York and at Southern Illinois University School of Medicine.
Dr. Librodo deals with the evaluation and nonoperative and operative treatment of the full spectrum of primary spinal disorders including trauma, degenerative, deformity, tumor, and reconstructive.
Jason Montone, MD
Dr. Montone completed his internship and residency in orthopaedic surgery at Michigan State University. He then went on to do a fellowship in spine surgery at Southern Illinois University School of Medicine where he also served on the faculty as Instructor of Clinical Surgery in the Division of Orthopaedics and Rehabilitation. He specializes in treating disorders of the cervical, thoracic, and lumbar spine and has extensive training in minimally invasive surgical techniques. Dr. Montone is certified by the American Osteopathic Board of Orthopedic Surgery and is active in several orthopaedic and spine organizations.
Doctors Hospital, LLC was established in 2002. We are a 10-Bed Private Hospital located on College Blvd, between Roe and Nall. We are State-Licensed as a General Hospital through the State of Kansas, as well as accredited by Joint-Commission (JCHAO). In addtion to being accredited, we are proud to be a physician owned hospital. The list of investors in available upon request. We currently serve both the patients of Missouri and Kansas as well as other states for needs in spine, joint, and pain management procedures.