Kansas City native Dr. Anderson completed medical school at Northwestern University and finished his specialty training in Dermatology at the Cleveland Clinic. He returned to Kansas City and joined KMC in 2013. He is certified by the American Board of Dermatology. Dr. Anderson covers multiple areas of dermatology across all ages, including the following areas of treatment: Cosmetic Dermatology, Botox Injections, Fillers, Skin Cancer, Psoriasis, Atopic Dermatitis, Acne, Rosacea, and Dermatologic Surgery.
Fun Facts: "I have no real hobbies besides being a dad and gardening. If I am not in the office, you will find me either outside playing with my kids, at one of their games or practices, or working with them in my garden."
Kyle Anderson, MD
James Allen, MD
Dr. Allen is a board-certified dermatologist, practicing since 1982 and joining KMC in 2014. Originally from Kentucky, Dr. Allen completed medical school, his internship, and residency from the University of Louisville after a stint in the US Army. Dr. Allen enjoys mentoring new dermatology PAs and APRNs. He is a member of the American Academy of Dermatology, Kansas Medical Society, and Johnson County and Wyandotte County Medical Societies.
Fun Facts: "I have for many years been a "workout" fanatic and have competed in "body building" events for several years. Yes, in my 60's and early 70's!
My wife and I have traveled extensively around the world and will continue to do so. I LOVE being a dermatologist and will continue to work as long as possible."
Courtney Stene, PA
Ms. Stene graduated from Wichita State University in 2016 as a Certified Physician Assistant, during which she completed a rotation with KMC. Following her graduation, she then completed a one-year dermatology fellowship with KMC and is now seeing patients in Leawood and Mission. Ms. Stene has an excellent bedside manner with genuine passion for her patients. You will be sure to enjoy her welcoming smile and exuberance.
I ran my first half marathon last November.
I have two wiener dogs :)
I love to travel.
I love to read. Fiction mostly, but nonfiction too.
I plan on learning Spanish this year.
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Ms. Caldwell is a nurse practitioner in dermatology. Her background includes graduating from Walden University with her Masters of Nursing, where she was an active member of Sigma Theta Tau. She is certified by the American Academy of Nurse Practitioners (AANPCP) as a family nurse practitioner. She has diverse experience in family medicine, neurology, and her passion of dermatology. Ms. Caldwell strives to provide compassionate and patient-centered care in all aspects of both general and cosmetic dermatology.
Fun Facts: "I used to be a radio DJ for 98.9 the Rock...and "won" the first man on The Bachelor.
I love most spending time with my family, travel, art, music, tennis, hiking."
Amanda Caldwell, APRN
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Laura Badami, APRN
Ms. Badami is a certified Family Nurse Practitioner with the American Association of Nurse Practitioners. She attended Saint Luke’s School of Nursing and graduated with honors in 2013. She then worked in neurology, dermatology, nephrology, and rehab as a Registered Nurse. After obtaining her nurse practitioner degree at Maryville University in 2019, she worked in a short stay physical rehab facility. Ms. Badami decided to get back into dermatology and joined KMC where she completed a one-year fellowship. She is now seeing patients in Leawood and Independence.
In her free time, Ms. Badami enjoys spending time with her husband, their 3 dachshunds, and family. She also enjoys traveling, staying active, and spending time outdoors. Prior to working in the medical sector, she was an avid ping pong player and was awarded the children’s volunteer of the year award at Rose Brooks Women’s Shelter for her time volunteering. Ms. Badami feels a great honor being able to help care for patients within the dermatology scope of medicine and hopes to provide exceptional patient care.