Chillicothe, Mo.— Hedrick Medical Center is pleased to welcome obstetrician-gynecologist, Ankur Agrawal, M.D., to the medical team. Dr. Agrawal will be joining Yulia Peniston, D.O. in providing OB-GYN services to women in the region. He will begin treating patients at Hedrick OB-GYN Associates in Chillicothe on May 31. Dr. Agrawal will also be joining doctor Peniston in clinics in Trenton, Brookfield, and Carrollton.
Prior to joining Hedrick, Dr. Agrawal earned his medical degree from Kasturba Medical College, Manipal University, Manipal, India. He completed his residency at Mount Sinai School of Medicine, Jamaica, NY. Since 2013, Dr. Agrawal has practiced at Rio Pecos Medical Associates and Lovelace Regional Hospital in Roswell, NM.
"I’m truly honored for the opportunity to serve the region as part of the great team at Hedrick and Saint Luke’s,” Dr. Agrawal said. “My wife Prasuna and I are excited about living in Chillicothe, and we’re eager to learn more about the community.”
“Dr. Agrawal will make a great addition to our already strong OB-GYN team here at Hedrick,” Steve Schieber, Hedrick Medical Center CEO, said. “Dr. Peniston does a great job supporting the OB-GYN needs in the region, and Dr. Agrawal’s addition will allow us to continue to grow our OB-GYN program and will allow us to reach even more patients.”
Outside of work, Dr. Agrawal, who is originally from India, enjoys reading, playing golf, traveling, and social/charitable work. His wife, Prasuna, has a master’s degree in computer science and is an IT professional.
To schedule an appointment, call 660-646-2682. Hedrick OB-GYN Associates is located at 2791 N. Washington in Chillicothe.
Hedrick Medical Center is a member of Saint Luke's Health System, which consists of 10 area hospitals and several specialty and primary care practices, and provides a range of inpatient, outpatient, and home care services. Founded as a faith-based, not-for-profit organization, our mission includes a commitment to the highest levels of excellence in health care and the advancement of medical research and education. The health system is an aligned organization in which the physicians and hospitals assume responsibility for enhancing the physical, mental, and spiritual health of people in the metropolitan Kansas City area and the surrounding region.