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Welcome!  Associated Podiatrists, PA is a division of Signature Medical Group.  Since 1995, Associated Podiatrists PA has been working with patients to provide the best podiatric care for patients in the Kansas City area. We treat patients at 4 office locations in Kansas City, KS; Leavenworth, KS; Shawnee, KS; and Belton, MO.

Dr. Gentry and Dr. Shead are the founding Podiatrists of Associated Podiatrists, PA.  Dr. Gentry has since retired in 2017 and Dr. Shead has been practicing in Saipan since 2018.  Saipan is a commonwealth island of the United Sates in the western Pacific Ocean.  Like our Facebook page, Associated Podiatrists PA, to keep up to date on Dr. Gentry's retirement life, Dr. Sheads Sai Pan work and adventures, Dr. Samardzija and Dr. Dua.  Dr. Gentry and Dr. Shead has entrusted their patients care to Dr. Samardzija and Dr. Dua.  Their combined experience in podiatry is coupled with genuine concern for their patients. All our staff is dedicated to your comfort and prompt attention as well. Our goal is to help you maintain healthy feet.

This web site provides you with an overview of our practice and the field of podiatry. As you navigate the site, you'll find information about Associated Podiatrists PA's practice philosophy, physicians, our Kansas City office location, insurance policies, and appointment scheduling procedures. Please browse the site at your convenience and feel free to contact us with any questions. You can also request an appointment by clicking here.

You'll find a lot of valuable information on the web site about foot problems, diagnoses and treatments. We believe informed patients are better prepared to make decisions about their health and well being. We encourage you to review this information to help you understand any health concerns you may face.

Testimonials

  • "I met Dr. Samardzija for some foot problems. She was very professional but also a real down to earth person. She helped with my problem and we will see if a followup is needed. I am glad I found her name and used people's comments as a key reason for selecting her."
    Richard
  • "The associated Podiatrists staff was very friendly and courteous. The Doctor was very caring and was attentive. She answered all my questions and showed concern for what I was dealing with. Thank you!"
    Kathy
  • "The doctor is so kind and caring. She takes the time to explain things. I've had an awesome surgery and several good visits and each time is a great experience. The wait time is minimal, always easy to get in as well. Office staff are awesome."
    Heather
  • "I was very impressed with the doctor's office the first time I have been there I like my doctor very much she was a very kind and knew her job very very well would recommend to anyone"

Our Talented Team

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  • Dr. Radmila Samardzija

    Dr. Samardzija treats all conditions and injuries of the foot, with comprehensive training in all aspects of foot and ankle surgery including trauma, pediatrics, sports medicine, and limb salvage. She is on staff at Providence Medical Center, Belton Regional Medical Center, Select Specialy Hospital and Kindred Hospital.  Dr. Samardzija has opened satellite practice locatons in Belton, MO and Lansing, KS.  She is also on the board of the Missouri Podiatric Medical Association.

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  • Dr. Kapil Dua

    He is proficient in treating all foot and ankle pathologies including trauma, sports injureies, pediatric and geriatric conditions, diabetic foot care, limb salvage, and corrective sugeries for foot deformities.  Dr. Dua focuses on helping patients do wht they love and return to the activities they enjoy by providing compassionate and quality podiatric care.

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Featured Articles

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  • Achilles Surgery

    Surgery to repair a torn (ruptured) Achilles tendon is conducted on an outpatient basis using a local anesthetic. It involves making an incision or cut in the back of the leg above the heel to access the torn tendon. The tendon is then sewn back together. Surgery may be delayed for about one week after ...

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  • Plantar Fasciitis (heel spur)

    Plantar fasciitis is the term commonly used to refer to heel and arch pain traced to an inflammation on the bottom of the foot. More specifically, plantar fasciitis is an inflammation of the connective tissue, called plantar fascia, that stretches from the base of the toes, across the arch of the foot, ...

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  • Diabetes and Your Feet

    Diabetes is a lifelong chronic disease that is caused by high levels of sugar in the blood. It can also decrease your body's ability to fight off infections, which is especially harmful in your feet. When diabetes is not properly controlled, damage can occur to the organs and impairment of the immune ...

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  • Children's Feet

    Children with strong, healthy feet avoid many kinds of lower extremity problems later in life. That's why it is important to inspect your children's feet periodically. Infants The size and shape of your baby's feet change quickly during their first year. Because a baby's feet are flexible, too much pressure ...

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Our Location

Associated Podiatrists PA

Hours of Operation

Our Regular Schedule

Monday:

8:30 am-5:00 pm

Tuesday:

8:30 am-5:00 pm

Wednesday:

8:30 am-5:00 pm

Thursday:

8:30 am-5:00 pm

Friday:

8:30 am-5:00 pm

Saturday:

Closed

Sunday:

Closed