About Research Medical Center - Brookside Campus

Research Medical Center - Brookside Campus (RMC Brookside) is a comprehensive center offering a wide range of outpatient medical services. From emergency care for sudden illnesses or injuries to wellness programs for everyday health, we are standing by to meet our patients' needs. Set on a 37-acre campus close to Research Medical Center, RMC Brookside includes ER of Brookside, the Center for Outpatient Services, imaging and diagnostics, Research Orthopedics and Sports Medicine, women’s care, primary care, several specialty practices and a health and fitness center with a swimming pool.

For more information about RMC Brookside, call (816) 276-7000.

ER of Brookside

At ER of Brookside, our freestanding emergency room (ER), we offer the same services found at a traditional ER and provide fast, effective emergency care to patients of all ages. Our team includes board-certified emergency medicine physicians, highly trained critical care nurses and support staff, advanced equipment and laboratory services.

If you are experiencing an emergency, call 911.

Comprehensive outpatient specialty services

We offer several specialty services at our RMC Brookside campus, including:

Call to schedule a mammogram

Center for Outpatient Surgery

At our outpatient surgery center, we work closely with patients, families and doctors to answer every question about our procedures. We proactively explain how to prepare for surgery, what to expect the day of surgery and the best ways to make a timely recovery. Our experienced physicians specialize in:

  • Ear, nose and throat (ENT) surgery
  • Eye surgery
  • General surgery, including gastrointestinal surgery
  • Gynecologic surgery
  • Neurosurgery
  • Orthopedic surgery
  • Podiatry

Outpatient therapy and rehabilitation

Our highly trained therapists provide one-on-one care, developing and implementing a specific treatment plan to help patients regain function, reduce pain and recover as quickly as possible. Our specialists offer a full spectrum of physical and occupational therapy programs, including:

Physical Therapy

  • Aquatic Therapy
  • Spine and Back Therapy
  • McKenzie Spine Technique
  • Certified Ergonomic Assessment
  • Pelvic Health Therapy
  • Post-Concussion Therapy
  • Vestibular Therapy
  • Orthopedic Therapy
  • Neurological Therapy
  • Dry Needling
  • Pre- and Post-Surgical Therapy
  • Oncology Rehabilitation
  • Pediatric Therapy

Occupational Therapy

  • Hand Therapy (Certified Hand Therapists)
  • Lymphedema Therapy (Certified Lymphedema Therapist)
  • Certified Ergonomic Assessment
  • Orthopedic Rehabilitation
  • Oncology Therapy
  • Aquatic Therapy
  • Neurological Therapy
  • Cognitive Therapy
  • Vision/Vestibular Therapy
  • Pre- and Post-Surgical Therapy
  • Pediatric Therapy
  • Manual Therapy with IASTM
To schedule an outpatient appointment with one of our therapists, call (816) 276-7584.

Brookside Health and Fitness Center

The Brookside Health and Fitness Center provides exercise programs, personal training and education opportunities for patients, members of the local community and HCA Midwest Health employees. Our skilled trainers and specialists provide health tips to minimize injuries and maximize workouts.

Our goal is rehabilitation and the prevention of illness and disease by helping patients stay in shape, reduce stress and manage pain. To achieve these goals, we offer:

  • Exercise classes, from yoga and Pilates to Zumba and boot camp-style workouts
  • Fitness amenities, including a variety of cardio machines, a basketball court, weight machines, free weights, a whirlpool and a 1/16-mile cushioned indoor track
  • Massage therapy
  • Personal training
  • Swimming pool with open swim sessions and classes, including water aerobics, interval training and arthritis therapy
For more information about our fitness center or to schedule a massage, call (816) 276-7123.

Getting to RMC Brookside

We’re located in south Kansas City, less than two miles from the main campus of Research Medical Center. Our address is:

6675 Holmes Road
Kansas City, MO 64131

ER of Brookside location

The ER of Brookside entrance is on the northwest side of campus, off Rockhill Road. The address is:

6601 Rockhill Road
Kansas City, MO 64131