Lawrence Anthony Rues , MD

Family Medicine and Family Practice - Geriatric Medicine

(816) 276-7600

Goppert Family Care Center
6675 Holmes Rd Ste 360
Kansas City, MO 64131


Dr. Rues is a board-certified family medicine physician with a certificate of added qualifications in geriatrics. He is a fellow of the American Academy of Family Physicians. Dr. Rues has been a clinical professor of Family Medicine at the University of Missouri-Kansas City (UMKC) and has served as presidents of the Southwest Clinical Society, the Metropolitan Medical Society Kansas City, the Missouri Academy of Family Physicians and the Baptist Medical Center Medical Staff, where he was honored with the Herb Virden, MD Distinguished Physician Award and the Humanitarian Award. Dr. Rues also received the Lifetime Achievement Award from Metro-Med of KC. He graduated from the UMKC School of Medicine, and completed his residency at Baptist Medical Center. Dr. Rues is currently the Emeritus Director and faculty at the Research Medical Center Family Medicine Residency Program where he teaches and provides patient care.

Gender: Male

Years in Practice: 46 Years

Languages Spoken: English

Education & Training

Medical School: University Of Missouri-Kansas City School Of Medicine

Graduation Date: in 1975

Specialties & Hospital Affiliations

Hospital Affiliations:

  • Research Medical Center

Specialties: Family Medicine and Family Practice - Geriatric Medicine

Health Insurance and Affiliations

  • Aetna Choice POS II
  • Aetna HMO
  • Aetna Managed Choice POS Open Access
  • Aetna Signature Administrators PPO
  • Anthem Blue Access PPO
  • Anthem MO Blue Preferred Options
  • Anthem MO Direct Access w/HSA
  • Anthem MO Pathway X
  • BCBS Blue Card PPO
  • BCBS KC Preferred Care Blue PPO
  • Cigna MISSOURI NET - NET POS Seamless
  • CIGNA Open Access Plus
  • Coventry KS PPO
  • Coventry MO PPO
  • Coventry OA EPO Exchange - KS/MO
  • CoventryOne PPO Network
  • First Health PPO
  • Humana Choice POS
  • Humana ChoiceCare Network PPO
  • Humana Preferred PPO
  • Multiplan PPO
  • UHC Choice Plus POS
  • UHC Navigate HMO
  • UHC Navigate POS
  • UHC Options PPO

Rues's Office Information

Accepting New Patients: Yes
Medicare Accepted: Yes
Medicaid Accepted: Yes

Office Hours:

Mon8:30 AM-6:00 PM
Tue8:30 AM-6:00 PM
Wed8:30 AM-6:00 PM
Thu8:30 AM-6:00 PM
Fri9:00 AM-5:00 PM
Sat8:30 AM-12:00 PM

Doctor Rues's Other Office Information

Research Medical Center Brookside Campus
6675 Holmes Rd
Kansas City, MO 64131
(816) 276-7000

Website:Not available
Accepting New Patients: Yes
Medicare Accepted:Yes
Medicaid Accepted:No

Office Hours:

Mon9:00 AM-5:00 PM
Tue9:00 AM-5:00 PM
Wed9:00 AM-5:00 PM
Thu9:00 AM-5:00 PM
Fri9:00 AM-5:00 PM