Dr. J. Brantley Thrasher MD Urologist

Dr. J. Thrasher is an urologist in Kansas City, Kansas and is affiliated with The University of Kansas Hospital. He received his medical degree from Medical University of South Carolina College of Medicine and has been in practice for 28 years. Dr. Thrasher accepts several types of health insurance, listed below. He is one of 18 doctors at The University of Kansas Hospital who specialize in Urology.

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Office Location

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Specialty & Clinical Interests

Urologist: General Urology, Minimally Invasive Surgery, Surgical Oncology

Hospital Affiliation

The University of Kansas Hospital
Ranked #36 in Urology

Education & Medical Training

Fitzsimons Army Medical Center
Residency, Urology, 1987–1991

Walter Reed Army Medical Center
Residency, General Surgery, 1986–1987

Duke University School of Medicine
Fellowship, Urologic Oncology, 1991–1992

Medical University of South Carolina College of Medicine
Class of 1986

Certifications & Licensure

American Board of Urology
Certified in Urology

KS State Medical License
Active through 2013

SC State Medical License
Active through 2013

MO State Medical License
Active through 2013

Awards, Honors & Recognition

Super Doctor, SuperDoctors.com

Trustee, American Board of Urology

Member, Residency Review Committee for Urology

Member, Alpha Omega Alpha

Member, American Association of Genito-Urinary Surgeons

Member, American Urological Association Board of Directors

Publications & Presentations

Prostate-Specific Antigen and Prostate-Specific Antigen Velocity as Threshold Indicators in 11C-Acetate PET/CTAC Scanning for Prostate Cancer Recurrence.
Dusing, R. W.,Peng, W.,Lai, S. M.,Grado, G. L.,Holzbeierlein, J. M.,Thrasher, J. B.,Hill, J.,Van Veldhuizen, P. J.

Natural compound alternol induces oxidative stress-dependent apoptotic cell death preferentially in prostate cancer cells.
Tang, Y.,Chen, R.,Huang, Y.,Li, G.,Huang, Y.,Chen, J.,Duan, L.,Zhu, B. T.,Thrasher, J. B.,Zhang, X.,Li, B.

Cancer immunotherapy: a paradigm shift for prostate cancer treatment.
Karan D , Holzbeierlein JM , Van Veldhuizen P , Thrasher JB

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Insurances Accepted

  • Aetna Choice POS II
  • Aetna HMO
  • BCBS Blue Card PPO
  • BCBS Illinois PPO
  • BCBS Kansas City Preferred-Care Blue PPO
  • CIGNA Open Access
  • Empire BCBS HMO
  • Empire BCBS PPO
  • First Health PPO
  • Great West PPO
  • Humana ChoiceCare Network PPO
  • Multiplan PHCS PPO
  • Multiplan PPO
  • MVP Healthcare PPO
  • Oxford Health Freedom
  • United Healthcare - Direct Choice Plus POS
  • United Healthcare - Direct Options PPO

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