KMBC: Kansas City doctors push people to get flu shots as pandemic continues

While the spread of COVID-19 makes headlines, we're also on the verge of flu season and doctors are concerned about battling both at the same time.

There are already signs influenza could be a much bigger problem this year. It's time to get your flu shot. That message is getting overshadowed by the push to get more people vaccinated against COVID-19.

Dr. Todd Fristo, family medicine physician at Saint Luke's Physician Group, talks about the importance of the flu vaccine this year. 

To get your flu shot you can make an appointment with your primary care physician or visit a Saint Luke's Convenient Care near you. 


Related Content

Sep. 8, 2021
Health News You Can Use: Upcoming Flu Season and COVID-19 Booster Shots
We’re talking about COVID-19 boosters and flu shots, the upcoming influenza season, and how the community can help health care workers in the months ahead.
Feb. 13, 2017
KMBC: When the Flu Hits, Convenient Care Options are Available
Saint Luke's Convenient Care Clinics are there to give a one-stop-shop to people who need to a medical professional and get medicine.

38.9190521, -94.3594405

Saint Luke's Convenient Care


301 NE Rice Rd
Lee's Summit, MO 64086
United States