About Lara A Briseno Kenney

Dr. Lara Briseno Kenney is a fellowship-trained hematologist/oncologist and is board certified in internal medicine and hospice palliative care. Dr. Briseno-Kenney served seven years in the United States Army and is also a decorated veteran, having served in both Guantanamo Bay, Cuba and Iraq. During her time in Iraq, she was awarded the Bronze Star in recognition for her contributions to the 705th Military Police Battalion from Leavenworth, Kan. When stationed stateside, she served as a staff internal medicine and palliative care physician in large military teaching hospitals in Texas and Washington. Following her military service, she returned to the University of Missouri-Kansas City to complete an accredited fellowship in the specialties of hematology and oncology. Dr. Briseno-Kenney is a member of the American College of Physicians, the American Society of Clinical Oncology, the American Society of Hematology, and the American Academy of Hospice and Palliative Medicine. She received her medical degree from the University of Missouri -Kansas City School of Medicine and completed her medical residency at Brooke Army Medical Center in San Antonio.


Medical School
University of Missouri Kansas City School of Medicine

Brooke Army Medical Center

Certifications & Memberships

Am Bd Family Medicine (Sub: Hospice and Palliative Medicine)



Languages Spoken




Office Locations

Midwest Oncology Associates
1600 North Second Street
Clinton, MO 64735
Phone: (660) 890-7266
Fax: (660) 885-5420