Kim Gnoinski, PA-C

Physician Assistant, Certified

Kim works alongside Dr. Deardorff to take care of patients. You may see her during your visits. Kim feels it is important to stay in constant contact with her patients and is happy to answer any questions you have. She works in the office every day except Monday.

Areas of Specialty

  • Hand
  • Upper Extremity Orthopedics


  • Master of Medical Science Physician Assistant, Yale University, New Haven, Connecticut
  • Bachelor’s of Health Science, University of Missouri-Columbia, Columbia, Missouri

KCOA Locations

Overland Park, Kansas
10777 Nall Ave Suite 300 Overland Park, KS 66211
Leawood, Kansas
3651 College Blvd. Leawood, KS 66211
Kansas City, Missouri
Saint Luke's Medical Plaza #1 4320 Wornall Rd., Ste. 610 Kansas City, MO 64111
Belton, Missouri
Belton Regional Campus 17067 S Outer Rd #301 Belton, MO 64012
Merriam, Kansas
7450 W. Frontage Rd Merriam, KS 66203
Blue Springs, Missouri
St. Mary’s Medical Center, Main Entrance 203 NW R.D. Mize Road, Suite 250 Blue Springs, MO 64014

More About Kim Gnoinski

Kim was born in Syracuse, NY and went on to attend the University of Missouri where she obtained her Bachelor’s Degree in Health Sciences. 

After graduating, Kim worked nights as a Respiratory Therapist for three years in the intensive care unit and realized she wanted to make a change while remaining in healthcare. Kim earned her Masters Degree in Physician Associate Studies in 2003 from Yale University.  After graduation, Kim moved to Boston, MA and started work as a PA at Massachusetts General Hospital, working with a renowned hand surgeon in the field.  From there, Kim moved to Philadelphia where she worked in general orthopedics and eventually landed in Kansas City and is working alongside Dr. Deardorff.

Outside of Work

Kim enjoys running, reading and red wine (on occasion!). She has transitioned her long runs to workout classes at Orangetheory Fitness and enjoys paddle boarding in the summer. Kim is also trying to improve her golf game. She is also known to have a love of cats. Her cat, Sanibel, is named after the island in Florida, a favorite place of hers!