News - 2020

  • Food Allergies, Grocery Shopping and Taking Precautions During COVID-19 Pandemic

    Food Allergies, Grocery Shopping and Taking Precautions During COVID-19 Pandemic

    posted by Hamsa Subramanian, MD, Allergist and Immunologist on Thursday, April 30, 2020

    As families spend more time indoors, parents are searching for new activities to keep the kids busy. I commonly hear that families have turned to baking and cooking as a creative way to fill time. For children with food allergies, it's important to be careful and maintain a safe environment while working in the kitchen. Here are a few ideas on how to enjoy cooking activities with proper precautions.

  • Signature Orthopedics Helps Surgery Patients Get Prepped and Ready

    Signature Orthopedics Helps Surgery Patients Get Prepped and Ready

    posted on Thursday, April 23, 2020

    The COVID-19 pandemic has changed the current health care landscape. As of now, elective surgeries have been put on a temporary hold. But soon enough, surgery centers and hospitals will open up and allow surgeons to perform much-needed elective surgeries for their patients.

  • Orthopedic Care in the Time of COVID-19 (Coronavirus)

    Orthopedic Care in the Time of COVID-19 (Coronavirus)

    posted on Tuesday, March 24, 2020

    During this COVID-19 pandemic, many of us are sheltering in place at home. We've heeded the advice of the CDC and other health professionals, washing our hands more often and staying inside away from other folks in our communities in order to “flatten the curve.” But, that doesn't mean we're immune to injury.

  • Signature Medical Group Physicians Make Kansas City 435 Magazine 2020 Top Doctors List

    Signature Medical Group Physicians Make Kansas City 435 Magazine 2020 Top Doctors List

    posted on Thursday, January 30, 2020

    ​​​​​​​Signature Medical Group (SMG) is pleased to announce that six of its Kansas City-area physicians have been recognized by their peers as Top Doctors for 2020. Castle Connolly, a healthcare research firm, surveys board-certified physicians across the region and then evaluates the results.

  • Determining Whether a Signature Physician is Within Network

    Determining Whether a Signature Physician is Within Network

    posted on Thursday, January 16, 2020

    Knowing if your doctor takes your insurance is important but it's not enough. Finding out if he or she is “in-network” for the plan you have can save you additional money.