Saint Luke's Stories

Why I Give: Casey Halsey and Tom Kokjer
Casey Halsey and Tom Kokjer have served as board presidents of Saint Luke's Bishop Spencer Place. Both have given graciously to carry out the mission of caring for our Bishop Spencer Place residents.
Orthopedic Patient Finds Instant Relief from Years of Pain with Hip Replacement, Calls it a Miracle
Jean started having pain in her hip around 2016. Now, for the first time in a long time, there are limitless activities she can do with her children and grandchildren after her hip replacement.
Woman with Type 2 Diabetes in Heart Failure Regains Health at Saint Luke’s Cardiometabolic Center of Excellence
Carmon is living with type 2 diabetes, but her life is much fuller now because of the care she received at Saint Luke’s Cardiometabolic Center of Excellence.
An Invitation to Live: Kansas City Woman Shares Journey with Metastatic Breast Cancer
After processing the shock of learning she had metastatic breast cancer, Carrie Habib took her diagnosis as an invitation to live life to its fullest.
Saint Luke's Profile: Dr. Christine Boutwell
Dr. Christine Boutwell’s dedication to improving lives through neurology is deeply personal.
Help for HELLP
When a life-threatening complication threatened to separate mother and baby, the skilled maternity team at Hedrick Medical Center jumped into action.
Lucky Breaks
Caring for the patient at Saint Luke’s Hospital extended to saving the life of a spouse during a Louisiana couple’s fateful trip to Kansas City
From the ICU to 10,000 Steps a Day
Saint Luke’s helped Luis Cordoba reclaim his life after diabetes diagnosis
Not Even a Pandemic Could Stop God’s Calling for Brad and Shawn’s Forever Family
After multiple homes, being separated for close to two years, and brought back together, little did they know what was in store.