Chip Hennequin is a fan of Gerald Dugan, M.D.—after all he’s undergone three surgeries with the board-certified orthopedic surgeon at Lee’s Summit Medical Center, including a left knee replacement in 2012 and left and right total hip replacements in May and Nov. 2016. » Read more
As far as Joan Schwartz is concerned, Gerald Dugan, M.D., a board-certified orthopedic surgeon at Lee’s Summit Medical Center is the bee’s knees. That old-fashioned phrase aligns with Schwartz’s sentiments following her left total knee replacement surgery in Nov. 2016—an experience that the 73-year-old retired kindergarten teacher had in Atlanta, under a different surgeon 15 years ago, that yielded much different results. » Read more
Young female athletes are now two to eight times more likely to suffer an ACL injury compared to their male counterparts. Lee’s Summit Medical Center’s Dr. Matt Daggett provides tips to prevent ACL overuse and techniques overcome injuries. » Read more
It used to be when you heard of an athlete with an ACL injury it meant a lot of time in recovery and on the bench. But when local high school athlete, Spencer Johnson, faced that possibility, he found Lee’s Summit Medical Center and Dr. Matthew Daggett to help him defy the odds. » Read more
“I had just had it,” says Warren Brown, describing his decision to have left knee replacement surgery in June 2015. » Read more
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