Saint Luke's Liver & Transplant Specialists

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From liver transplantation to preventive care, Saint Luke’s provides a full range of services for patients with disorders involving the liver, bile ducts, and pancreas. Our physicians are some of the most experienced liver transplant surgeons in the area.

Saint Luke’s Liver & Transplant Specialists is a multidisciplinary office servicing gastroenterology, hepatology, abdominal surgeries, and liver and renal transplants. Some of the conditions treated include:

  • Chronic hepatitis
  • Hepatitis C treatment
  • Autoimmune hepatitis
  • Cirrhosis
  • Liver cancer
  • Fatty liver
  • Primary biliary cirrhosis
  • Pancreatic disorders that require surgical intervention, including Whipple surgery.

Saint Luke’s comprehensive approach to patient care encompasses:

  • Liver transplantation
  • Treatment of acute and chronic liver diseases
  • State-of-the-art imaging for screening and diagnosis
  • Minimally invasive treatments for malignant and benign tumors


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Appointment Information

New patients please arrive 30 minutes prior to your appointment so that the necessary paperwork can be completed and your copayment collected. Existing patients please arrive 15 minutes prior to your appointment. If you must cancel your appointment for any reason, please give us at least 24 hours’ notice.

We handle prescription refills during normal office hours only. Please allow 24 – 48 hours for a refill request. 

Copays and outstanding balances need to be paid at the time of service.


Laura M Alba, MD

Gastroenterology, Transplant Hepatology

Ahmed Awad, DO


Lee S Cummings, MD

Surgery (General), Transplant Surgery

Jameson Forster, MD

Surgery (General), Transplant Surgery

John H Helzberg, MD


Donald Jon Hillebrand, MD

Transplant Hepatology, Gastroenterology

Kathryn W Shaw, MD

Transplant Surgery, Surgery (General)

Matthew B Wilkinson, MD, PhD

Surgery (General), Transplant Surgery

Stephany C Georgeson, APRN

Nurse Practitioner

Paige A Grasso, PA

Physician Assistant

Kathryn M Lee, PA-C

Physician Assistant

Rebecca Lea Miller, PA-C

Physician Assistant

Mary S O'Neill, RN, APRN

Nurse Practitioner


Saint Luke's Liver & Transplant Specialists

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Saint Luke's Liver & Transplant Specialists

4320 Wornall Rd Ste 240
Kansas City, MO 64111 

Phone: 816-932-4655

Saint Luke's Liver & Transplant Specialists

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Saint Luke's Liver & Transplant Specialists

12330 Metcalf Ave Ste 420
Overland Park, KS 66213 

Phone: 816-932-4655

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