Provider Profile

Michael L Munger, MD
Saint Luke’s Care Member

Provider Profile

Michael L Munger, MD

Family Medicine

Education

Medical School
Univ of MO - Kansas City School of Medicine, Kansas City, MO
Residency
Family Medicine, Research Medical Center, Kansas City, MO

Board Certifications

  • American Board of Family Medicine

Clinical Interests

  • whole person care
  • primary care
  • evidence-based medicine

Biography

Philosophy: I believe the patient and I need to work together as a team for their health.  I am an advocate for the individuals for which I provide care.

National Procedures Institute

  • Advisory Committee- AAFP representative; Member 2008-present

American Academy of Family Physicians

  • President 2017
  • Commission on Education 
    • Commission Chair 2011
    • Executive Committee  2008-present
    • Subcommittee on Graduate Curriculum, Chair 2010
    • Subcommittee on National Conference Planning, Chair 2008-2009; Member 2007-2008
  •   Commission on Science Subcommittee on Genomics, Member 2008-2010
  •   Committee on Scientific Program 1995-1998; Chair 1996-1997
  •   Congress of Delegates:
    • Delegate, Kansas Chapter 2011-present
    • Reference Committee Education 2011
    • Delegate, Missouri Chapter 1998-2000
    • Alternate Delegate, Missouri Chapter 1997
    • Chairman Credentials Committee  2000
    • Reference Committee Public Health 1999

Kansas Academy of Family Physicians

  • Delegate 2011-present
  • Chairman of the Board 2010-2011
  • President 2009-2010
  • President Elect 2008-2009
  • Vice President 2007-2008
  • Secretary 2006-2007
  • Board of Directors 2005-2006

Missouri Academy of Family Physicians

  • Delegate 1998-2000
  • Alternate Delegate 1997
  • Chairman of the Board 2000-2001
  • President 1999-2000
  • President Elect 1998-1999
  • Vice President 1997-1998
  • Treasurer 1996-1997
  • Board of Directors 1993-1996
  • Finance Committee Chair 1996-1997
  • Education Committee/ Scientific Program Chair 1991-1996
  • New Physicians Committee 1989-1991

Kansas City Academy of Family Physicians

  • President 1991-1992
  • Vice President 1990-1991
  • Board of Directors 1987-1993

Department of Health and Human Services

  • Postgraduate Education Training Grants Review Panel 1995-1997

American Medical Association  1984-2000

Missouri State Medical Association

  • Interdisciplinary Specialty Committee 1999-2000

Metropolitan Medical Society of Kansas City

  • Election Committee 1987-1988
  • Specialty Committee 1991-1992

Johnson/ Wyandotte Medical Society

  • Member 2001-present

 

Business Organizations:

  • Saint Luke's Medical Group
    • Medical Director 2012-present
    • Medical Affairs Committee 2002-present
  • Community Care Alliance
    • Chair Board of Directors 1997-1998
    • Board of Directors 1997-1998
  • Community Care Physicians Alliance
    • Chair Board of Directors 1997-1998
    • Board of Directors 1997-1998

Community Service:

  • Clean Air Kansas City, Spokesperson 2005
  • Overland Park Chamber of Commerce, Task Force Member Public Smoking Restriction, 2005
  • Medical Mission, Jamaica Partners Medical and Dental Mission, Ocho Rios, Jamaica Feb, 2003
  • Kansas City Free Health Clinic 1987-1995

Accepted Insurances

  • Aetna Choice POS II
  • Aetna Choice POS II Aexcel Local
  • Aetna Choice POS II Local
  • Aetna Elect Choice
  • Aetna Federal Employees Health Benefit Plan
  • Aetna HMO
  • Aetna HMO Local
  • Aetna Mail Handlers Benefit Plan
  • Aetna Managed Choice
  • Aetna MDOT & Missouri State Highway Patrol
  • Aetna Medicare
  • Aetna Missouri Preferred
  • Aetna MU myChoice Health Program
  • Aetna Open Choice PPO
  • Aetna Select
  • Aetna Select Local
  • Aetna Signature Administrators (ASA)
  • Aetna Workers Comp
  • BCBS of Kansas (call provider)
  • BCBS of Kansas City (PPO)
  • BCBS of Kansas City Freedom Network
  • BCBS of Kansas City Freedom Network Select
  • BCBS of Kansas City Preferred Care
  • BCBS of Kansas City Preferred Care Blue
  • BCBS of Kansas City Traditional
  • Century Health Solutions (PPO)
  • Cigna (HMO)
  • Cigna (Open Access)
  • Cigna (PPO)
  • CompResults (WC)
  • Coventry Advantra Freedom (PPO)
  • Coventry Health and Life Insurance Company
  • Coventry Health Care
  • Coventry Medicare Advantra (PPO)
  • Golden Rule
  • Health Choice of Northwest Missouri (PPO)
  • Healthcare USA-MC+ (Aetna Better Health)
  • HealthLink (HMO)
  • HealthLink (PPO) through Freedom Network
  • Home State Health Plan (Missouri practices)
  • Humana (PPOx)
  • Humana Choice Care (PPO)
  • Humana Choice PPO (Medicare Advantage PPO)
  • Humana Gold Choice Medicare Advantage PFFS
  • Humana Gold Plus (HMO)
  • Humana Gold Plus HMO SNP
  • Humana SmartExpress PPO
  • Humana SmartNet PPO
  • Humana SmartSuite PPO
  • HumanaOne
  • Integrated Health Plan
  • Kansas Medicaid
  • Medicare
  • Missouri Care (Missouri practices only)
  • Missouri Medicaid
  • MultiPlan/PCHS (PPO)
  • Occupational Health Management (WC)
  • OHARA Managed Care (WC)
  • ProviDRs Care Network (formerly WPPA)
  • Pyramid Life (Medicare Advantage PPO)
  • Railroad Medicare
  • Sunflower State Health Plan (Kansas practices)
  • TRICARE
  • Triwest Veterans Affairs Patient Centered Community Care
  • United Healthcare Choice
  • United Healthcare Choice Plus
  • United Healthcare Community Plan
  • United Healthcare Definity Health Reimbursement Account
  • United Healthcare Definity Health Savings Account
  • United Healthcare Golden Rule HMO
  • United Healthcare Indemnity
  • United Healthcare Managed Indemnity
  • United Healthcare Options PPO
  • United Healthcare Select
  • United Healthcare Select Plus
  • UnitedHealthcare Evercare DH
  • UnitedHealthcare Evercare DH-POS
  • UnitedHealthcare Evercare DP
  • UnitedHealthcare Evercare RDP
  • UnitedHealthcare Medicare Choice
  • UnitedHealthcare Medicare Choice Essential
  • UnitedHealthcare Medicare Complete
  • UnitedHealthcare Medicare Complete Essential
  • UnitedHealthcare Medicare Complete Plus
  • UnitedHealthcare Medicare DH
  • UnitedHealthcare Medicare Plus Essential
  • US Department of Labor

On Staff At

  • Saint Luke's South Hospital