St. Joseph Medical Center has added a new psychiatry
practice to its campus and expanded the services of one of its psychiatrists to
better meet the mental health needs of the area. St. Joseph Psychiatry
Associates, located on the campus of St. Joseph Medical Center in Kansas
City, Missouri, will include the services of psychiatrist Dr. Janet M.
Dunn. Dr. Dunn currently sees patients at St. Joseph Medical Center and
will continue her inpatient work along with establishing this new outpatient practice.
Dr. Dunn received her combined six-year degree in 2001 from the University
of Missouri—Kansas City with a Bachelor of Arts in liberal arts
and Doctor of medicine. She was chief resident in psychiatry at the Rush
University Medical Center in Chicago and opened her own private practice
before advancing to medical director of ReDiscover, a community mental
health organization in Lee’s Summit, MO, where she provided care
in Adult Clinic, Substance Abuse Program, and Partial Hospital.
In 2010, Dr. Dunn joined Truman Medical Center in Kansas City, MO where
she served as a staff psychiatrist for five years. For the past five years,
she has provided psychiatric physician care with the Midwest Psychiatric
Consultants where she treats anxiety, depression, post-traumatic stress
disorder (PTSD), schizophrenia, and other conditions including diagnosis,
evaluation and therapeutic procedures. A member of the American Psychiatric
Association, Dr. Dunn is licensed in both Kansas and Missouri. She has
contributed to several publications, providing reviews for psychiatric
textbooks and online services.
St. Joseph Medical Center is delighted to welcome Dr. Dunn to our team.
“She is a wonderful addition to our already highly skilled Behavioral
Health Team”, said Jodi Fincher, CEO of St. Joseph Medical Center.
“She brings a vast amount of experience, focus on quality and high
The new practice will be open in February.
Dr. Janet M. Dunn can be contacted at:
St. Joseph Psychiatry Associates
930 Carondelet Drive, Suite 201
Kansas City, MO 64114
Tel: (816) 943-7782
Fax: (816) 943-7783