Skip to Content

Menu Icon
Menu
Menu Icon

Patient Stories

We pride ourselves on the quality of our cancer care. When patients voice their opinions, we listen. Here's what some of our patients have to say about the care they received at North Kansas City Hospital.

"It was a very emotional experience for me. Because it was just complete freedom."
Bobby Eden Watch video


"To every husband and wife—enjoy your spouse each and every day. Love them and be their best friend."

Grace Anslyn, Bob's wife  Read more


"Donations don't go to cancer research, but instead directly to patients and their families. I am honored to be her mother and keep her memory alive."

Jan Velander, mother of Jennifer Ireland  Read more


"If I wouldn't have gotten cancer, there are many nice people I never would have met."

Catherine Mousel  Read more


"I have an increased appreciation for life and a renewed faith."

Cindy Newberry  Read more


"My survival of colon cancer has renewed my faith that my work here isn't done yet."

Jerry Smith  Read more


"Every day is a good day because I am beating the odds."

Jeanne Calkins  Read more


Friends and family knew Joseph Chandler as someone always ready to lend a hand and help those in need.

Joseph Chandler  Read more


"The video game distracts so patients sustain a higher intensity/repetitious level of exercise; yet, perceive their experience as fun."

Mary Calys, physical therapist to Ora King  Read more


"I could have gone anywhere for treatment, but after doing some research, I found that I could receive excellent care right here at North Kansas City Hospital."

Dave McCalley  Read more

Contact Us

NKCH Cancer Department
816-691-1599

Cancer Info Line
816-691-5197

Comprehensive Care Clinic
816-691-1580

Fatigue Management
816-691-1580

Outpatient Cancer Center
816-691-1554