Orthopaedic and Sports Medicine Consultants, Chtd
3651 College Boulevard, Suite 100B
Leawood, Kansas 66211
P: (913) 362 - 0031

Please note all information listed below is the most current information on the physicians' clinic websites. Any incorrect information is not the responsibility of Champion Performance and Physical Therapy, but we'd like to get the information corrected immediately. Please contact us with any changes at 913-291-2290. We do not accept submissions of change to any information listed below without a valid NPI number. 

Scott Cook, MD

Focus lies within the lower extremities, with specialties in total joint replacement of the knee and hip, as well as operative and non-operative management options for osteoarthritis. Dr. Cook places emphasis on his minimally invasive hip reconstructions, and using medically innovative technology in artificial joints aimed at an increased longevity. 

Mark Rasmussen, MD

Focus lies within the shoulder and knee, with clinical specialties including arthroscopy, reconstruction, and total joint replacements of both. Dr. Rasmussen places a clinical emphasis on the treatment of sports medicine injuries, in both operative and non-operative care and management. He is another physician we have a wonderful professional relationship with - and even treated a member of our staff! Dr. Rasmussen has been named a Super Doctor for Orthopaedic Surgeons via KC Magazine since the article's inception in 2007, and is a former Assistant Physician for the Pittsburgh Steelers professional football team. 

TJ Rasmussen, MD

Focus lies within the shoulder and knee, with special emphasis on both, operative, and non-operative care and management. His surgical specialties include treatment of injury and disease of both, such as arthroscopy, ligamentous and tendinous reconstruction, trauma, and arthritis procedures. Dr. Rasmussen is currently the President of the Physician Staff at Kansas City Orthopaedic Institute, and the Secretary/Treasurer of the Kansas City Orthopaedic Society. He and his partners also give back to the academic community as active staff members of the University of Kansas Orthopaedic Residency training program. 

Daniel Stechschulte, Jr., MD, PhD

Focus lies within sports medicine and arthroscopic procedures of the knee, but holds extensive clinical and operative expertise in reconstruction of the shoulder, elbow, and knee. 

Jacob Stueve, MD

Focus lies within the upper extremity, with clinical focus in operative and non-operative treatment of the shoulder and elbow.  Dr. Stueve, a former All-American, Division I collegiate athlete, has extensive training in all facets of shoulder and elbow operative procedures, including; arthroscopy, reconstructive, and total joint replacement surgeries. 

Kenneth Unruh, MD

Focus lies with the upper extremity, providing both, operative and non-operative care for the hand, wrist, elbow, and shoulder. Dr. Unruh is also both, an adult and pediatric surgeon, and while his specialties include microsurgery and procedures involving the hand, his clinical interests include treatment of arthritis, trauma, compression neuropathies, and arthroscopy. 

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A newer blog segment called MEET THE PHYSICIANS provides general focus information of some of the best, and most prominent orthopedic clinics in the Kansas City metro area, respectively. From these clinics, a number of their most prominent surgeons refer to us here at CHAMPION Performance and Physical Therapy.