About Goppert-Trinity Family Care
Since 1974, Goppert-Trinity Family Care Center has served Kansas City families from its location at Research Medical Center Brookside Campus. Thousands of patients depend on Goppert-Trinity each year to meet their family's healthcare needs. In addition, we’re leading the way into the future of family medicine with our post-graduate Residency Program. This three-year program trains physicians in the specialty of family medicine by allowing them to work with experienced family physicians.
Goppert-Trinity family physicians are committed to providing quality healthcare for patients of all ages. From prenatal care to the care of older adults, we are well trained to serve your entire family. We offer:
As part of our commitment to providing quality healthcare, we have a fully integrated electronic medical record system allowing our physicians access to patient information 24/7, even during emergencies. Additionally, we are able to send e-prescriptions directly to participating pharmacies.
Need Care Now? Our Express Care clinic offers walk-in care Monday-Saturday when you need it most. Our residents are on hand to see you for minor illnesses and injuries. See below for more information.
Walk-In Hours Now Available! Monday - Thursday 8:15 a.m. to 7 p.m. | Friday 8 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. | Saturday 8 a.m. to 12 p.m. - in Suite 360
Walk-in patients are seen in the order that they arrive. More complicated symptoms should schedule an appointment to see a physician. Please call (816) 276-7600 to schedule an appointment.
Kavitha Arabindoo, MD
Dr. Kavitha Arabindoo obtained her medical degree from Chenai (Madras) Medical College and completed her residency at the Wesley Family Medicine Residency Program. She is board-certified in family medicine and has completed a Teaching and Learning Fellowship. Her current position is that of a Faculty Family Physician at Research Family Medicine Residency Program, Kansas City, MO, with outpatient clinic at Goppert-Trinity Family Care. Her time is divided... More
Amber Botros, DO
Dr. Amber Botros obtained her medical degree from the Kansas City University of Medicine and Biosciences and completed a residency in family medicine at Research Medical Center. She served as OB liaison, medical student liaison, and Patient Care Commission Resident Representative while in residency. She is a member of the American Academy of Family Physicians, the American Osteopathic Association, the Missouri Academy of Family Physicians and the ... More
Sandra Lepinski, MD
Doctor Sandra Lepinski obtained her medical degree from the University of Arizona-College of Medicine and completed her Post-Graduate training in Family Medicine through the Medical College of Wisconsin. She has been with Goppert-Trinity Family Care/Research Family Medicine Residency Program since January of 1993. She spent more than six years in a group practice in Illinois providing clinic and hospital care to all ages, assisting with general surgeries... More
Shari Ommen, MD
Doctor Shari Ommen obtained her medical degree from the University of Missouri School of Medicine and completed her residency at the St. Marys/TLH Family Practice Residency Program. She is board-certified in family medicine. Dr Ommen joined Research Family Medicine Residency as a Faculty in 2009. She practices a full-spectrum of family medicine, including in-patient medicine and Obstetrics. More
Don Philgreen, MD
Dr. Don Philgreen obtained his medical degree from the University of Chicago School of Medicine and is board-certified in family medicine. His professional areas of interest include obstetrics and gynecology. He was recently honored by the Missouri Academy of Family Physicians as the Missouri Family Physician of the Year and was considered as one of 6 finalists for National Family Physician of the Year. More
Dr. Rues is a board-certified family medicine physician with a certificate of added qualifications in geriatrics. He is a fellow of the American Academy of Family Physicians. Dr. Rues has been a clinical professor of Family Medicine at the University of Missouri-Kansas City (UMKC) and has served as presidents of the Southwest Clinical Society, the Metropolitan Medical Society Kansas City, the Missouri Academy of Family Physicians and the Baptist... More
Stephen Salanski, MD
Doctor Stephen Salanski obtained his medical degree from the University of Missouri, columbia School of Medicine, with his undergraduate degree from the University of Kansas. He completed his residency at the Baptist Medical Center Family Practice Residency Program where he now serves as the Program Director (renamed Research Family Medicine Residency Program). Dr. Salanski's interests include quality improvement projects in areas including chronic... More
Anne Sly, MD
Doctor Anne Sly obtained her medical degree from the University of Missouri, Kansas City. She completed residencies at Pitt County Hospital, Truman Medical Center East, and Truman Medical Center West. Dr Sly is Board-Certified by the American Board of Family Practice, the American Board of Internal Medicine, and the American Board of Geriatrics. Her professional areas of interest include Geriatrics, Hospitalist care, and Pallative care. She has been... More
Maja Stefanovic, MD
Dr. Maja Stefanovic is board certified family medicine physician who provides care for patients of all ages. Dr Stefanovic obtained her medical degree from University of Belgrade, Serbia and completed her residency at the Research Family Medicine Residency. Her professional interests include management of chronic illnesses, hospital medicine, delivering babies and women's health. More
Mark Suenram, MD
Dr. Mark Suenram obtained his medical degree from the University of Kansas School of Medicine. Dr. Suenram has been honored by both the Alpha Omega Alpha Honor Medical Society and the Mead Johnson Award for Graduate Education in Family Medicine. After eleven years of practicing family medicine in Lee's Summit, he joined the Goppert residency program in 1992. Dr. Suenram is affiliated with Research Medical Center. More
Terry Suppes, DO
Doctor Terry Suppes obtained his medical degree from the University of health Sciences, College of Osteopathic Medicine and completed his residency at the Trinity-Lutheran Family Practice Residency Program. Dr Suppes is board-Certified in Family Medicine and Geriatrics. He holds a Bachelor's Degree in Pharmacy. Dr. Suppes has been associated with Research Family Medicine Residency for over 24 years. He is interested in providing comprehensive care... More
Samuel Teferra, MD
Dr. Samuel Teferra obtained his medical degree from Addis Ababa University and completed his residency at the Flower Hospital Family Medicine Residency Program. He is board-certified in Family Medicine. Dr. Teferra is affiliated with Research Medical Center. More
Jennifer Tieman, MD
Doctor Jennifer Tieman, MD, board-certified family practice physician, currently serves as the Medical Director at Goppert-Trinity Family Care, where she teaches and practices family medicine with obstetrics. Dr. Tieman practices at Research Medical Center where she serves as the Department Chief of Family Medicine. Dr. Tieman has more than 10 years of experience treating patients of all ages, and has been asked to participate on numerous professional... More
Casey Tramp, MD
Dr Casey Tramp, MD, is a board-certified family physician delivering comprehensive care for patients of all ages, with fellowship training in Obstetrics. Dr. Tramp serves as the Associate Director of Women's Service for the Research Family Medicine Residency Program. She is a member of the American Academy of Family Physicians and the Southwest Medical Society, and has served as a clinical associate professor in the Department of Medicine at Truman... More
Dr. Jon Welsh obtained his medical degree from the University of Missouri, Columbia and completed his residency at Goppert/Baptist Lutheran Medical Center. He was in private practice for eight years prior to joining the faculty at the Goppert-Trinity Residency Program. His professional interests include doctor-patient relationships and the psycho-social aspects of medicine.More
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