Dr. Erin O’Laughlin is a Kansas City native. She left to pursue her Undergraduate degree and swim for Indiana University. She then graduated from medical school at Kansas City University and received her DO degree. Dr. O’Laughlin trained at Truman Medical center, Lakewood, affiliated with UMKC School of Medicine and passed her boards for Family Medicine. Immediately following residency training, Dr. O’Laughlin began working in a private practice clinic setting. She is also Medical Director of a Hospice organization.
She is passionate about getting to know her patients and to join in a partnership toward better health. She practices medicine with the WHO definition of health in mind: “Health is a state of complete physical, mental and social well-being and not merely the absence of disease or infirmity.”
She is also passionate about her husband and five children, leisure sports such as Pickleball, or really, any friendly competition. You can find her enjoying movies, puzzles and a book from time to time as well.