About Jon


Dr. Jon Patterson is a proud native of Blue Springs, Missouri.  After graduating from Blue Springs High School in 1998, he attended the University of Missouri-Columbia, earning both his Bachelor’s and medical degrees.  While at Mizzou, Jon met his wife, Jennifer.  They have been married ten years and have two children, Leah and Andrew.  They currently reside in Lee’s Summit. After medical school, Jon returned to the Kansas City area to complete five years of general surgery residency training at Truman Medical Center.  After residency, Jon joined United Surgical Associates of Kansas City, a private surgical practice based in Eastern Jackson County.  Since entering the private practice of medicine, Jon’s time has been devoted to family, surgery, and running a small business.  He decided to run for State Representative to fight for doctors and small business owners at the capitol.  “I want Missouri to be a great place to live, open a business, and a place where every child has the opportunity to get a great public education and then go out and pursue their dreams.”