Thank you for considering our Obstetrics and Gynecology (Ob/Gyn) residency program. We are excited to be part of HCA Healthcare's expanding Graduate Medical Education program. We have the opportunities and experiences to provide a robust and innovative educational experience that will train exceptional specialists in Ob/Gyn.

Our enthusiasm to educate the next generation extends beyond the transfer of knowledge and skills into a desire to build up future physician leaders. We are looking for dynamic and adaptable individuals with leadership potential because we know they will be successful in our program.

We believe you'll find our residency program stands out based on the attributes below:

Dedicated Attention

The minute our residents start, they will be working directly with our faculty. Our physicians are committed to and vested in our Ob/Gyn program and the long-term success and development of the future physicians passing thru our program.

Culture

This year our first class of residents have set the bar high on building a world-class culture. They are empowered by program leadership to help shape the expectations, ethos and values of our program. We are building a legacy around words like collaborative, capable, harmonious, innovative and supportive.

Resources

There is an abundance of resources locally and nationally to facilitate residents in meeting their potential. Locally, our residents will have the support of our dedicated hospital administration and staff as well as the GME office. Nationally, we have a network of HCA GME programs that we collaborate with to bring optimized educational programming.

Focus on wellness

We must keep our physicians healthy, both physically and mentally. Learning life-balance must start in residency. Undeniably, residency requires hard work and dedication, but it must be balanced by caring and attention to the whole person. We support this by encouraging residents to complete weekly education and stay on top of administrative tasks which is rewarded with structured time to meet personal needs.

Quality Care

Patient care is why we all became physicians. We are dedicated to providing compassionate patient care that makes us proud. With access to HCA Healthcare data sets, one of the nation's leading providers of healthcare, we have the ability to contribute to large-scale meaningful improvement in patient care.

Location

Kansas City is one of the largest metropolitan areas in the US. With an abundance of culture, nightlife, shopping, art scene and sports; you'll see why so many call Kansas City their home. In addition, Overland Park Regional Medical Center is located in an excellent area with easy access to downtown, excellent schools, great housing options and a low cost of living.

We encourage you to submit your application via ERAS and will strive to give a taste of what life is like here in Kansas City.

Kimberly Swan MD, MBA
Ob/Gyn Program Director, HCA Healthcare - Kansas City

ObGyn Program Leadership

Kimberly Swan, MD – ObGyn Program Director

Kimberly Swan, MD has a passion for continuous improvement. She began her medical career at The University of Kansas SOM and continued her training at her Ob/Gyn Residency at Exempla Saint Joseph’s Hospital where she dedicated herself to becoming clinical excellent. She was also involved in Quality Improvement projects and experienced her first taste of success with process change. She then subspecialized in complex benign gynecology during her AAGL fellowship with Drs. Steve McCarus and Arnie Advincula. Serving patients with endometriosis, fibroids and complex pain allowed her to explore innovative treatment options for a population of patients that is frequently marginalized. She started full time clinical practice in her choose subspecialty at KU and practiced there for over 8 years. She became a recognized expert in many complex gynecologic conditions and speaks locally and nationally. During her tenure at KU she recognized her interest and propensity for medical education, she quickly became the Ob/Gyn Clerkship Director and revolutionizing the medical school experience in Ob/Gyn. Her efforts were recognized through many individual and Departmental teaching awards. When the opportunity presented itself to start a community based Ob/Gyn residency program at Overland Park Medical Center, a teaching hospital in her hometown, she was a natural fit. She is interested in developing new Ob/Gyns that are prepared to be leaders in healthcare through clinical excellence, critical thinking and skills in process improvement. 

Annie Reising, MD – ObGyn Associate Program Director

Annie Reising, MD is a Kansas City native. She completed medical school at the University of Kansas Medical Center and her OBGYN residency at the University of California, Los Angeles. Prior to joining the staff at Overland Park Regional Medical Center, Dr. Reising practiced only in large, university-based, academic centers, with the majority of her clinical time spent as an OB hospitalist. With this strong foundation in academic medicine, she is currently fulfilling the role of Associate Program Director for the OBGYN Residency Program at Overland Park Regional Medical Center (OPRMC). Her clinical focus continues to be patient care in the hospital setting, where she functions as the “Deck Doc” for Labor & Delivery at OPRMC several days per week.

Thomas Greaves, MD – Education Director

Thomas Greaves, MD, is a native of Wichita, KS. He attended Northwestern University in Evanston, IL, and completed his BS in Speech & Language Pathology before attending the University of Kansas School of Medicine. He completed residency training in obstetrics and gynecology at HCA Wesley Medical Center, an affiliate of KU School of Medicine-Wichita. He currently practices as an OBGYN specialist for HCA Specialists in Women's Care in Kansas City, Lansing, and Olathe, KS. Throughout his own training, he has been involved in teaching pre-medical students, medical students, and residents, and employs an educational approach to patient care. He is also involved with patient advocacy and leadership in the American College of Obstetricians and Gynecologists. In his spare time he enjoys reading, running, swimming, traveling, and spending quality time with family and friends.

Errick Arroyo, MD – Simulation Director

Errick Arroyo, M.D. is a board-certified Obstetrician/Gynecologist who has been practicing in Overland Park, KS since 1999. Dr. Arroyo grew up in southwest Kansas and attended the University of Kansas for undergraduate studies and for medical school. He continued specialty training at Penn State University and received an award for teaching. He has been involved with numerous activities and organizations during his time in private practice, including serving as chair of the department of obstetrics and gynecology and chief of the medical staff at St. Luke’s South hospital. He has a specific interest in minimally invasive gynecologic procedures and has performed hundreds of robotic procedures with an emphasis on enhanced recovery protocols. He is an active member of ACOG and AAGL. Most recently, he was recognized as one of the Top Doctors in Kansas City by a prominent local magazine. He has always had a strong interest in education, and he greatly enjoys his role as a core faculty member of the Obstetrics and Gynecology residency at Overland Park Regional Hospital of the Midwest division of HCA. Dr. Arroyo has been happily married for 25 years and has two beautiful daughters. He also hopes to make a second career as an amateur golfer, sous chef or hair stylist.

How to Apply

We are currently accepting applications via ERAS (the Electronic Residency Application Service) only and require participation in the NRMP (National Resident Match Program). Each application must include the following:

  • ERAS Application
  • Personal Statement
  • Curriculum Vitae
  • Minimum of 3 letters of recommendation, including 1 letter from a physician who is familiar with you and your academic performance in the specialty of application
  • Medical School Transcript
  • MSPE/Dean's Letter
  • USMLE Steps/Levels 1, 2CS, and 2 CK/ COMLEX Levels 1,2 CE & PE Transcript for ECFMG Certificate, if indicated
  • Photograph (optional)