Provider facility background
Matthew Purtle, PA-C

Matthew Purtle, PA-C

Orthopaedic Surgery
Matthew Purtle is a physician assistant with Kansas City Joint Replacement at Menorah Medical Center. Prior to relocating home to the Kansas City area in 2017 he finished his 15-year career in the U.S. Army at Fort Stewart, GA. He is a 2001 graduate of the United States Military Academy at West Point. He served for 8 years as an Army Aviator flying Apache Helicopters as an Army Officer after which he became an Army Physician Assistant via the military Interservice Physician Assistant Program through the University of Nebraska Medical Center. After completing his physician assistant studies in 2011, Matthew spent the last five years of his military service providing primary care to the Soldiers in his command. He also served as a Brigade Senior Physician Assistant, a leadership/supervisory role in which he managed a complete medical team responsible for care of more than 5,000 soldiers. After his departure from the military and prior to finding his home with Kansas City Joint Replacement he spent 12 months working in Orthopaedic Surgery in the Savannah, GA and Kansas City, KS area where he gained experience in orthopaedics including total joint replacement, ACL reconstruction, rotator cuff repair, and a wide array of orthopaedic trauma. He finds that he loves total knee and hip arthroplasty the most and enjoys taking part in changing people’s lives for the better in this practice.

AARP Medicare Complete through UnitedHealthcare HMO

Advantra Advantage (by Coventry) - HMO

Advantra Freedom (by Coventry) - PPO

Advantra Freedom Plus (by Coventry) - PPO

Aetna - HMO

Aetna - POS

Aetna - PPO

Aetna Better Health KS - HMO



Allwell by HomeState Health - HMO

Allwell by Sunflower Health Plan - HMO

Ambetter by Home State Health Plan (MO) - EPO

Ambetter by Sunflower Health Plan (KS) - HMO

Beech Street/Viant (via Multi-Plan) - PPO

Blue Cross Blue Shield Of Kansas City

Blue Care - HMO

Blue Cross Blue Shield - Indemnity

Blue Medicare Advantage Access - PPO

Blue Medicare Advantage Complete - HMO

Blue Medicare Advantage Plus - HMO

Blue Medicare Essential - PPO

Care Improvement Plus/XL Health - RPPO

Cigna - HMO

Cigna - POS

Cigna - PPO

Cigna Connect - EPO

Cigna HealthSpring Advantage HMO

Cigna HealthSpring Preferred - HMO

Cigna SureFit - EPO

Cigna SureFit - PPO

Coventry - HMO

Coventry - POS

Coventry - PPO

Coventry One - PPO

Coventry Select - HMO

Evercare (by UnitedHealthcare) - PPO

First Health PPO

Freedom Network - PPO

Freedom Network Select - PPO


Home State Health Plan (MO) - HMO


Humana POS

Humana - PPO

Humana - Choice - PPO

Humana Gold Choice - PFFS

Humana Gold Plus HMO

Kansas Health Advantage - SNP

Missouri Care (MO) - HMO

MO Medicare Select/AllyAlign - SNP

Multiplan - PPO

NHC Advantage/AllyAlign - SNP

Preferred Care Blue - PPO

Preferred Health Professionals - PPO

Private Healthcare Systems - PPO

Savility - POS

Sunflower State Health Plan (KS) - HMO

Tricare Prime/HealthNet

United AARP - PPO

United Evercare - PPO

United Healthcare - HMO

United Healthcare - POS

United Healthcare - PPO

United Secure Horizons - PPO

UnitedHealth Community Plan (KS) - HMO

UnitedHealth Community Plan (MO) - HMO

WellCare - PPO (HCA Employees)

Worker's Compensation - Aetna

Worker's Compensation - CCO/Rockport

Worker's Compensation - Comp Results

Worker's Compensation - Corvel

Worker's Compensation - First Health

Worker's Compensation - Premier