Dr. Kelly Own



DrKelly Own

Dr. Own is originally from Southern California and brings his specialty of Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation to Mid-America Orthopedics Kansas City.

Dr. Own completed his undergraduate training at the University of California Los Angeles and went on to earn his Doctor of Medicine degree at St. George’s University School of Medicine in Grenada, West Indies. He completed his residency in Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation at Wayne State University/Oakwood Hospital in Taylor, Michigan. He then completed fellowship training in Spine Medicine at the Cleveland Clinic Center for Spine Health in Cleveland, Ohio.

Dr. Own’s primary focus is on the non-operative management of spine disorders, non-opioid pain management, musculoskeletal injuries, and therapeutic exercise. He has extensive training and expertise in performing interventional spine procedures such as epidurals, facet joint injections, medial branch nerve blocks, radiofrequency neurotomy, sacroiliac joint injections, and peripheral joint injections. He also has expertise in electromyography and nerve conduction studies (EMG/NCS), which is utilized to evaluate symptoms of numbness, pain, incoordination, or weakness.

Dr. Own employs a multidisciplinary approach to patient care, working in close synergy with the physical therapy team at Mid-America Orthopedics. His goal is to empower his patients and help them improve their physical, psychological, social and vocational function.

Medical Education

Cleveland Clinic Center for Spine Health – Cleveland, OH – Spine Medicine Fellowship

Wayne State University/Oakwood Hospital – Taylor, MI – Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation

St. George’s University School of Medicine – Grenada, West Indies

University of California-Los Angeles – Los Angeles, CA


American Board of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation

American Board Independent Medical Examiners Certification

Professional Societies

Spine Intervention Society

North American Spine Society

Mid-America Orthopedics KC
joined Sano Orthopedics


Dr. Own is now a physician of Sano Orthopedics and is currently accepting new patients. To learn more, click here

To schedule an appointment, call 816-525-2840