Marc Kenneth Taormina , MD

Gastroenterology , Family Practice - Geriatric Medicine and Internal Medicine

(816) 836-2200

Westglen Gastrointestinal Consultants
3601 NE Ralph Powell Rd Ste A
Lees Summit, MO 64064


Dr. Taormina established Midwest Gastroenterology in 1998, and he has been in private practice in gastroenterology and hepatology since 1982. Dr. Taormina is a Kansas City native. He graduated from the University of Missouri Kansas City School of Medicine in 1976 and went on to complete his Internal Medicine Residency at the University of Hawaii in 1980. Dr. Taorminas postgraduate training in Gastroenterology / Hepatology was completed at Walter Reed Army Medical Center in Washington, D.C., in 1982. He has been in private practice in the Kansas City area since 1985. Dr. Taormina is Board Certified by the American Board of Internal Medicine (voluntarily recertified in 2008) in the specialties of Gastroenterology and Geriatric Medicine. He has attained Fellowship status in the American College of Gastroenterology, American College of Physicians, American Gastroenterological Association and the American Society of Gastrointestinal Endoscopy. He has been recognized as one of Americas Top Gastroenterologists by the Consumer Health Research Council and the Midwest Health Foundation. He is a Vice Councilor of the Missouri State Medical Association. He serves on the staff of the Midwest Physicians Surgery Center, Centerpoint Medical Center, Centerpoint Ambulatory Surgical Center, St. Lukes Northland Hospital and Liberty Hospital. He volunteers for Metrocareof Kansas City (providing specialty medical services to the needy) .Dr. Taormina is a member of the AGA Legacy Society, supporting research and funding for investigators in gastroenterological research. Being a doctor is a privilege that I dont take lightly. I try to make my patients feel at ease when they come to see me, since many are quite anxious about the visit or the procedure. Even our offices designed to make our patients feel more relaxed by providing cutting-edge technology and expertise in a comfortable, residential setting.

Gender: Male

Years in Practice: 45 Years

Languages Spoken: English

Education & Training

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

Graduation Date: in 1976

Specialties & Hospital Affiliations

Hospital Affiliations:

  • Providence Medical Center
  • Overland Park Regional Medical Center
  • Shawnee Mission Medical Center
  • Lawrence Memorial Hospital
  • Saint Luke's North Hospital

Specialties: Gastroenterology , Family Practice - Geriatric Medicine and Internal 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 Blue Preferred HMO
  • Anthem Blue Preferred Plus POS
  • 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
  • Blue Choice Preferred Care
  • Cigna MISSOURI NET - NET POS Seamless
  • CIGNA Open Access Plus
  • Connect Network - MO
  • Coventry KS PPO
  • Coventry MO PPO
  • Coventry OA EPO Exchange - KS/MO
  • First Health PPO
  • Humana Choice POS
  • Humana ChoiceCare Network PPO
  • Humana Preferred PPO
  • Multiplan PPO
  • Pathway X - MO
  • UHC Choice Plus POS
  • UHC Compass HMO
  • UHC Navigate HMO
  • UHC Navigate POS
  • UHC Options PPO

Taormina's Office Information

Fax: (816) 683-6224
Accepting New Patients: Yes
Medicare Accepted: Yes
Medicaid Accepted: Yes

Office Hours:

Mon8:00 AM-5:00 PM
Tue8:00 AM-5:00 PM
Wed8:00 AM-5:00 PM
Thu8:00 AM-5:00 PM
Fri8:00 AM-5:00 PM

Doctor Taormina's Other Office Information

Westglen Gastrointestinal Consultants
7230 Renner Rd
Shawnee, KS 66217
(913) 962-2122

Fax:(913) 396-2242
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

Centerpoint Ambulatory Surgery Center
19550 E 39th St S Ste 100
Independence, MO 64057
(816) 478-2600

Accepting New Patients: Yes
Medicare Accepted:No
Medicaid Accepted:No

Office Hours:

Mon6:00 AM-5:00 PM
Tue6:00 AM-5:00 PM
Wed6:00 AM-5:00 PM
Thu6:00 AM-5:00 PM
Fri6:00 AM-5:00 PM