As Chief Medical Officer (CMO) for Carondelet Health, Dr. Stoops is responsible primarily for physician recruitment and the advancement of clinical quality within the organization. He oversees operations of the medical staffs at St. Joseph and St. Mary’s Medical Centers, as well as Medical Staff Services, Physician Relations, Case Management, Carondelet Physician Services and Carondelet Cardiology Services.
Dr. Stoops is board-certified in both Internal Medicine and Anesthesiology. He has a bachelor’s degree in biology and earned his medical degree at the University of Kansas Medical Center. Dr. Stoops completed his internship and residency in Internal Medicine at the University of Oklahoma Teaching Hospitals and his residency in Anesthesiology at the University of Washington Teaching Hospitals.
Dr. Stoops was born and raised and continues to live in the Kansas City area with his wife, Liz, and has four children.