In addition to preventive medicine, Dr. Villanueva has a special interest in sports medicine and sports injuries, and is fluent in Spanish.
When away from the office, Dr. Villanueva enjoys the outdoors, traveling and, most of all, spending time with his family.
Prior to entering medical school, Dr. Villanueva earned his bachelor of science degree in biomedical science from Texas A&M University. Dr. Villanueva was raised in Texas. He and his wife, Melanie, a hematology/oncology physician at Children’s Mercy Hospital, make their home in the Kansas City Northland.