Research Medical Center—part of HCA Midwest Health, Kansas City’s leading healthcare provider—announces that Brian Kindred, M.D. and Dan Schaper, M.D. have joined the hospital’s medical staff. Drs. Kindred and Schaper are board-certified and fellowship-trained in orthopedic surgery and specialize in total knee and hip joint replacement and sports injuries.
Dr. Kindred earned his medical degree from the University of Kansas School of Medicine and received his bachelor’s degree in chemistry from the University of Kansas. He did an orthopedic surgery residency at St. Louis University Hospital in St. Louis, Missouri.
Dr. Schaper earned his medical degree from the University of Kansas School of Medicine and received his bachelor’s degree in biology from Pittsburg State University. He did an orthopedic surgery residency at Southern Illinois University School of Medicine in Springfield, Illinois.
Research Medical Center’s Chief Executive Officer, Jackie DeSouza-Van Blaricum, notes Drs. Kindred and Schaper’s experience in orthopedic surgery will continue to elevate the high-quality healthcare services offered to patients and their families in the Kansas City region.
“Dr. Kindred and Schaper’s careers illustrate their commitment to providing the highest quality and compassionate patient care," DeSouza-Van Blaricum says. “They will be a tremendous asset to Research Medical Center as we continually raise the standards of care within our organization, which impacts our dedication to the care and improvement of human life, above all else.”
“We are pleased to join the dynamic team at Research Medical Center and are privileged to work alongside our colleagues in such a well-regarded hospital,” Kindred and Schaper say. "It is an honor to provide excellent care to patients and their families during the most vulnerable time in their lives.”
For more information about Research Medical Center and its full spectrum of comprehensive services, visit researchmedicalcenter.com. To schedule an appointment with Dr. Kindred or Dr. Schaper, call (816) 276-7410.