About Shawn LyBarger

K. Shawn LyBarger, DO, MS(R), is a gynecologic oncologist with Sarah Cannon HCA Midwest Health at Research Medical Center. Dr. LyBarger serves women in and around Kansas City and is committed to providing exceptional care to those affected by female cancers. He has a broad academic and research background that has provided him with knowledge and training in the latest advances in gynecologic oncology, and he is passionate about continuing to learn through all means. He also has training in advanced robotics which allows quicker healing and tiny incisions for even the most difficult cancer cases. Dr. LyBarger was nominated to be the national resident research and awards representative for the American College of Osteopathic Obstetricians and Gynecologists, and was honored several times during his training for academics, teaching, research and service. In addition to his practice, Dr. LyBarger serves in numerous professional leadership positions. He spends much of his off time participating in medical mission work in underserved areas in various countries. His areas of interest in research and treatment include advanced ovarian cancer, early and advanced endometrial cancer, robotics for treating all female cancers, and sentinel lymph node mapping.


Medical School
Kirksville College of Osteopathic Medicine - Kirksville, Missouri

Saint Joseph Mercy Oakland Hospital - Pontiac, Michigan

Wellspan Cancer Care- WellSpan Health - York Pennsylvania


Research Medical Center



Languages Spoken



Gynecologic Oncology

Office Locations

Midwest Oncology Associates
2340 E. Meyer Blvd
Kansas City, MO 64132
Phone: (816) 926-0777
Fax: (816) 926-0707

Additional Locations

Midwest Oncology Associates

3889 S. Jackson Drive
Independence, MO 64057
Phone: (816) 698-8290
Fax: (816) 698-8291