Patient Representative Information

The mission of Advanced Dermatologic Surgery and ADS Ambulatory Surgery Center are to provide quality services to our patients in a safe, professional, and cost-effective manner. The facilities will operate without limit to race, creed, sex, sexual orientation, national origin, religion or disability.

If you have any questions or concerns regarding the care you received, please do not hesitate to call our office at 913-661-1755 and speak with one of our patient representatives.

  • Greg Albers - Practice Administrator
  • Kelly Germann - Director of Nursing

Physician Ownership Disclosure

Pursuant to CMS Regulation 42 C.F.R. 416.50, physicians who own an interest in an Ambulatory Surgery Center ("ASC") must disclose this to the patient prior to the scheduled procedure, as well as disclosing the availability of these services elsewhere.

In order to facilitate our patients having the ability to make informed decisions regarding their medical care, Thomas L.H. Hocker, M.D., has direct financial interest in ADS Ambulatory Surgery Center. Of note, services he provides are available on a competitive basis by other surgeons in Johnson County, as well as the Kansas City Metropolitan area.

Patient Rights and Responsibilities

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Notice of Privacy Practices

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Thomas L.H. Hocker, MD
Isadore S. Tarantino, MD
Advanced Dermatologic Surgery  •  ADS Ambulatory Surgery Center

6901 W. 121st Street  •  Overland Park, Kansas 66209  •  (913) 661-1755

We do not discriminate. View our policy here
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