About Research Orthopedic & Reconstructive Specialists
Research Orthopedic & Reconstructive Specialists is part of the HCA Midwest Physicians network in Kansas City. We are affiliated with Research Medical Center as well as the hospitals of HCA Midwest Health.
Research Orthopedic and Reconstructive Specialists treats bone or joint injuries. We provide a wide range of care for the prevention, assessment, treatment and rehabilitation of bone and joint injuries, with specialized clinical training and expertise in knee, hip and shoulder treatments. We offer surgical and non-surgical management of issues as well as elective treatment options for bone and joint-affecting injuries or conditions.
Please call (816) 276-9100 to schedule an appointment. Same day and next day appointments are available. For cancelations, please provide a 24-hour notice.
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.
Tara Jackson, NP
Tara Jackson, FNP, is a board-certified family nurse practitioner with nearly 10 years of experience. She began her career as an emergency medical technician, and has, over her years as a nurse, continued to establish an expertise in trauma and emergency care. She has treated patients in a level one Trauma Center, as well as in urgent care and other emergent settings. She has served as an educator for residents during their emergency rotations. Jackson... More
Jason Mlnarik, DO
Dr. Jason Mlnarik is a fellowship-trained traumatologist. He obtained his medical degree from the University of Health Sciences College of Osteopathic Medicine and completed his orthopedic residency at Philadelphia College of Osteopathic Medicine. He then completed a fellowship in orthopedic traumatology at Grant Medical Center. He is board-certified in orthopedic surgery and has a special interest in pelvic and acetabular reconstruction as well as... More
Sascha Taghizadeh, MD
Sascha Taghizadeh, MD, is a board-certified orthopedic surgeon with fellowship training in orthopedic trauma surgery. Dr. Taghizadeh practices with Research Orthopedic and Reconstructive Specialists and is affiliated with Research Medical Center. His clinical interests include orthopedic trauma and reconstructive orthopedic surgery. Dr. Taghizadeh earned his medical degree from the University of Kansas and completed his residency at the University... More
Vikram Zadoo, MD
Dr. Vikram Zadoo obtained his medical degree from Rush Medical College (Chicago) and has completed residencies in plastic surgery and general surgery. Dr. Zadoo is a diplomate of the American Board of Plastic Surgery, a fellow of the American College of Surgeons, and a member of the American Society of Plastic Surgeons. He is a former attending plastic surgeon with the United States Army and served as a lieutenant colonel. Since leaving the military... More