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Meet Our Bariatric Weight Loss Team

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Dr. Wanda Kaniewski, MD

Bariatric Surgeon, Medical Director of Bariatric Surgery  

Dr. Kaniewski completed her general surgery residency at Georgetown University Hospital, Washington, D.C., and her Laparoscopic Surgery Fellowship at Baylor College of Medicine, Houston, TX. Dr. Kaniewski has been performing laparoscopic weight loss surgery for 15 years and is the Director of the Bariatric Surgery Program. MISH is a Metabolic and Bariatric Surgery Accreditation and Quality Improvement Program (MBSAQIP) Comprehensive Accredited Center. 

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Dr. Paramjeet Sabharwal, MD

Bariatric Surgeon, Surgery Division Chairman

Dr. Sabharwal performed his general surgery residency at John Hopkins Hospital, Baltimore, MD and at Georgetown University Hospital, Washington, D.C.  Dr. Sabharwal has been performing laparoscopic weight loss surgery for 15 years and is the Surgery Division Chair at MISH. The hospital’s weight loss surgery program is a Metabolic and Bariatric Surgery Accreditation and Quality Improvement Program (MBSAQIP).



Hey everyone! We got the chance to sit down talk with Silvia and see how she is feeling 1 week since her surgery.

We had the opportunity to sit down and talk with Moustapha on why he has decided to have weight loss surgery and what this surgery means to him.

James has lost over 175lb

This past year James has lost over 175lb and walked his first 5k. Today we would like to share with you why he decided to get weight loss surgery and why diets didn't work for him. Congratulations on all your accomplishments this year and we can't wait to hear more of your journey.

Katrina First Week

Last week, Katrina stopped in for her one-week follow up appointment after surgery. Watch the video to see how she is doing!

Jessica story of being turned away to find help at MISH

Jessica was turned away from another hospital for a digestive condition only to find health and weight loss success at MISH.

Why MISH Hospital is the best weight loss surgery hospital in KC.

Why pick MISH? Watch April's reason on why she continues to pick MISH after losing 300lbs. Make sure to like, follow and share our page to see more amazing stories like April. Call us at (913) 730-1771 today to start your own weight loss journey.


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Our Mission: MISH Hospital and Clinics provides high-quality care and programs that set community standards and exceed patient expectations. Services are provided in a caring, convenient, cost-effective and accessible environment.

Our Vision: MISH Hospital and Clinics strives to be recognized as a leader in patient care. We are people working together to do the right thing every day to improve the health and well-being of every person we serve. 

Our Goal: The goal of MISH Hospital and Clinics is to provide excellent and innovative patient care in a supportive and approachable care environment.