Dr. Walter Stuart Andrews MD Surgeon

Dr. Walter Andrews is a surgeon in Kansas City, Missouri and is affiliated with multiple hospitals in the area, including Children's Mercy Hospitals and Clinics and Children's Mercy South. He received his medical degree from Boston University School of Medicine and has been in practice for 39 years. Dr. Andrews accepts several types of health insurance, listed below. He is one of 13 doctors at Children's Mercy Hospitals and Clinics and one of 7 at Children's Mercy South who specialize in Surgery.

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Specialty & Clinical Interests

Surgeon: Pediatric

Education & Medical Training

University of Colorado
Residency, General Surgery, 1975–1981

University of Pittsburgh Medical Center
Residency, General Surgery, 1981–1983

Boston University School of Medicine
Class of 1975

Certifications & Licensure

American Board of Surgery
Certified 32 years in Surgery

American Board of Surgery
Certified 30 years in Pediatric Surgery

KS State Medical License
Active through 2014

MO State Medical License
Active through 2015

Awards, Honors & Recognition

Super Doctor, SuperDoctors.com

Fellow (FACS), American College of Surgeons

Publications & Presentations

Single incision versus standard 4-port laparoscopic cholecystectomy: A prospective randomized trial.
Ostlie, D. J.,Adibe David Juang, O. O.,Iqbal, C. W.,Sharp, S. W.,Snyder, C. L.,Andrews, W. S.,Sharp, R. J.,Holcomb, G. W.,St Peter, S. D.

Single incision versus standard 3-port laparoscopic appendectomy: a prospective randomized trial.
St Peter, S.D., Adibe, O.O., Juang, D., Sharp, S.W., Garey, C.L., Laituri, C.A., Murphy, J.P., Andrews, W.S., Sharp, R.J., Snyder, C.L., Holcomb, G.W., Ostlie, D.J.

Single-incision laparoscopic surgery in children: initial single-center experience.
Garey, C.L., Laituri, C.A., Ostlie, D.J., Snyder, C.L., Andrews, W.S., Holcomb, G.W., St Peter, S.D.

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Insurances Accepted

  • Aetna HMO
  • Multiplan PHCS PPO
  • BCBS Blue Card PPO
  • Cofinity PPO
  • Multiplan PPO
  • Rocky Mountain Group/Indiv - HMO/Private Pay
  • Aetna Choice POS II
  • CIGNA Open Access
  • First Health PPO
  • Great West PPO
  • United Healthcare - Direct Options PPO
  • BCBS Illinois PPO
  • BCBS Kansas City Preferred-Care Blue PPO
  • Humana ChoiceCare Network PPO
  • United Healthcare - Direct Choice Plus POS

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