Dr. Joe Cates attended medical school at the University of Missouri School of Medicine , Kansas City. He completed residencies at the University of California at Los Angeles Medical Center and fellowships at both the University of California at Los Angeles Medical Center and the University of Kansas Medical Center. Dr. Cates has been honored with the UMKC Award for Surgical Excellence , the UCLA Golden Heart Award , the Golden Scalpel Award , and as one of the Top Surgeons in Kansas City ( The Squire ). He is board - certified in vascular surgery.
Medical Education & Training
Medical School: University of Missouri Kansas City School of Medicine
Residency: UCLA School of Medicine
Fellowship: University of Kansas Medical Center; UCLA School of Medicine
Specialty Board Certifications: Am Bd Surgery - Status: Certified; Am Bd Surg (Sub: Vascular Surgery) - Status: Certified
Procedures and Conditions
Colorectal Cancer , Crohns Disease , Hernia , Melanoma , Thyroid Cancer , Aneurysms , Carotid Artery Disease , Blood Vessel Injury , Poor Circulation , Abdominal Aortic Aneurysm , Gall Bladder Disease , Esophogeal Cancer , PAD , Peripheral Artery Disease , Pancreatic Cancer , Colon Cancer , Liver Cancer , Ulcers , Wounds