KC Foot Care: Thomas Bembynista, DPM
Practice of Dr. Thomas Bembynista
KC Foot Care
Diplomate, American Board of Podiatric Surgery
What We Treat
When treating patient’s we always use conservative treatment before ever considering any type of surgical correction of the problem.
Nail fungus has been difficult to successfully treat. Until recently the only options were topical or oral medication, each with limited benefit and potential side effects, such as liver damage.
When pain is located in the center of the heel into the arch when you first get up in the morning or after sitting for a period of time you likely have heel pain with associated plantar fasciitis.
Plantar fasciitis is one of the most common problem’s we see, successful conservative treatment occur’s in over 98% of the cases.
Custom-made orthotic devices are used to treat heel pain, plantar fasciitis, ball of foot pain, ankle type pain and lower leg and knee pain by controlling abnormal foot function.
A bunion is an enlargement of bone at the base of the big toe. It can occur on one or both feet. The big toe becomes deviated towards the second toe—this is called “Hallux Valgus.”
Lapiplasty 3D bunion surgery is a recently developed type of surgery for the most severe of all bunion deformities.
Ingrown toenails are very common. They are generally heredity and can also be caused by incorrect cutting of the nail itself.
Plantar warts which are also called Verruca occur on the sole of the foot.
Hammer toe deformities are commonly caused by bunions, flatfeet, heredity factors along with improper fitting shoes.
Morton’s Neuroma is an enlarged nerve that usually occurs between the third and fourth toes, but a neuroma can also occur between the second and third toes.
Corns & Calluses
Corns and calluses are thick, hardened layers of skin that develop when your skin tries to protect itself against friction and pressure. The pain you have is normally causes by a bone enlargement under the skin which is really causing the pain.
A Tailor’s Bunion is a painful enlargement of the bone on the outside edge of the foot, behind the small toe.
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We are a provider for Medicare and most major insurance plans. Since we provide insurance billing, we encourage all patients to confirm their coverage prior to making an appointment.
Dr. Thomas Bembynista
Welcome to the podiatry practice of Dr. Thomas Bembynista, serving Overland Park Kansas, and North Kansas City, Missouri. Our Overland Park office is at college Blvd and Antioch in the Bank of America Building and the North Kansas City location is at Green Hills Rd. and Barry Rd. Dr. Bembynista offers expert podiatric services and focuses on patient care and responding to individual patient needs. We treat Nail Fungus, Heel Pain, Plantar Fasciitis, Bunions, Ingrown Nails, Plantar Warts, Hammer Toes, Morton’s Neuroma, PRP Platelet Treatment, Tailor’s Bunion, and we make Custom Made Orthotics. He also – on an outpatient basis – treats using Advanced Techniques bunion surgery, lapiplasty, and 3D bunion surgery. When treating patient’s we always use conservative treatment before ever considering any type of surgical correction of the problem.
Dr. Bembynista is originally from Chicago but has been practicing in Kansas City for 38 years. He is married to the love of his life Barbara for 41 years and has a son. My philosophy is always to put the patient first, time will always be taken to listen to your problem and review treatments. Each care plan is tailored to your individual needs. We use advanced technology with digital x-rays, lasers, and instructional videos. We accept all major insurance’s ie Blue Cross, United Healthcare, Aetna, Medicare, Geha.
Dr. Bembynista is also Board Certified by the American Board of Podiatric Surgery. He attended medical podiatry school in Chicago and did his training here in the Kansas City area in 1982. Both he and Barbara so loved the area they decided to stay and raise their family here. Call Dr. Bembynista when looking for a foot doctor in Kansas City.
Dr. Bembynista has treated various foot problems of mine for years. He has been outstanding as a physician and a caring human being. He has helped me continue to live an active exercise filled lifestyle. He is an excellent doctor that I highly recommend.
July 5, 2021
Dr B is very knowledgeable and caring. He clearly explained the best treatment option in a straightforward manner. At the same time, he has a great sense of humor which made me feel at ease. It was always a pleasant experience visiting the office. Cindy and the rest of the staff are very welcoming and personable.
July 3, 2021
Dr. Bembynista performed bunion surgery on me and it couldn’t have gone better. He explains the condition and treatment thoroughly, and is concerned about your comfort pre and post surgery. He even calls you the evening after surgery to check on you. All the office staff are great and I was always seen on time. I highly recommend Dr. Bembynista.
June 18, 2021
Foot care is never pleasant but Dr. B is so great you forget you are there for care. He is so knowledgeable and explains everything He is gentle and is concerned about your comfort and making sure you are comfortable. I will never see another podiatrist for care. If you need his service, once you meet him, you will know you have made the right choice. I went to him for bunion removal almost 25 years ago and have never had another problem with bunions. He is absolutely the GREATEST!!!!
April 29, 2021
I visited him to have a toenail removed. He explained everything in detail, procedure, price, aftercare, etc. I was really nervous and he made me feel so at ease. He is very kind and understanding and funny too! I was able to get an appointment quickly. As soon as I arrived they got me right in. In and out in 30 minutes.
April 8, 2021
Dr. Bembynista is one of my Dream Team Doctors. He has treated me for a variety of problems and I have always had immediate and lasting relief from pain. You will not have a better experience with any other Doctor or Staff when it comes to problems with your feet. And let's face it, if your feet don't work nothing is easy.
December 9, 2020
Dr Bembynista rocks! He is a fantastic doctor. Very knowledgeable, professional and funny! You won’t be disappointed.
November 9, 2020
Dr. Bembynista, DPM (KC Foot Care) is very professional, personable, friendly and extremely knowledgeable. Treatment is practical with full disclosure of pros and cons for different options. He listens to his patients and educates them throughout the treatment process. Patient’s time is respected: meaning short wait times, ease of scheduling,
September 28, 2020
Dr. Bembynista takes the time to listen to what you have to say. He explains exactly what the treatment would be. He showed compassion to your problem. Everything went just as he said. After 3 treatments my foot was pain free. I am so glad there is still Doctors that take a special interest in their patients. He is a doctor who gives you the time you need no matter how busy he is. thank Dr B.
September 10, 2020