Trent L. Failing, M.D., FACS

Accepting new patients

Trent Failing, MD

Breast Health, Colorectal Surgery, Endocrine Surgery, General Surgery, and Minimally Invasive Surgery

Gender: Male

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  • Office Phone: 816-455-3990
  • Fax: 816-455-5351

Area Of Interest

Dr. Failing professional interests include breast cancer, breast conservation and other surgical procedures such as ABDOMINAL SURGERY: Appendectomy (removal of appendix) Cholecystectomy (removal of the gallbladder) Colon surgery Splenectomy (removal of the spleen) Adrenalectomy (removal of adrenal gland) Stomach surgery including fundoplication, Central line access (Portacath®, Groshong®) Thyroid and Parathyroid surgery, Anal-rectal surgery (removal of hemorrhoids, fistulas, abscesses) HERNIA REPAIR (with laparoscopic options): Inguinal (groin area) Hiatal (stomach into chest cavity) Ventral/Incisional Umbilical BREAST SURGERY: Biopsy Lumpectomy (with nipple sparing and breast conservation) Mastectomy OFFICE PROCEDURES: Fine needle aspirations, lesion removal and I & D of abscesses.

Education and Training

Medical School

University of Kansas School of Medicine

Board Certification

  • Am Bd Surgery (General)

Professional Memberships

  • Fellow of the American College of Surgeons
  • Diplomat of the American Board of Surgery
  • American College of Surgeons
  • American Society of Breast Surgeons