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Trent Failing

Trent L. Failing, M.D., FACS

Schedule an Appointment

To schedule an appointment with Trent L. Failing please call 816-455-3990.

Accepting new patients.

  • NKCH
  • Meritas




  • Breast Health
  • Colorectal Surgery
  • General Surgery
  • Minimally Invasive Surgery

Areas 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.


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

Office Information

Doctor's Contact Information

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


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