The University of Kansas Health System

Treating You Like a Chief


Physicians who care for the Kansas City Chiefs are the same sports medicine experts who keep athletes of all ages and skill levels healthy and competitive through our Sports Medicine and Performance Center at The University of Kansas Health System. Scott Mullen, MD, Luke Thompson, MD, and Paul Schroeppel, MD, (above, from left) work from the sidelines with the Kansas City Chiefs. Hear what they have to say about how working with the Chiefs helps improve the care our entire sports medicine team provides.

Paul Schroeppel, MD

Dr. Schroeppel, an orthopedic surgeon at the Sports Medicine and Performance Center and an orthopedic team physician for the Chiefs, discusses how working with the pros helps provide superior care to everyday athletes.

Lucas Thompson, MD

Dr. Thompson, a physician with the Sports Medicine and Performance Center and a sports medicine team physician for the Chiefs, describes the similarities in treating pros versus high school athletes.

Scott Mullen, MD

Dr. Mullen, an orthopedic surgeon with the Sports Medicine and Performance Center and an orthopedic team physician for the Chiefs, explains that youth athletes and weekend warriors take comfort in knowing they can get their care from the same physicians who take care of the pros.