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Dr. Krista Nelson-Cox, MD

Pediatrics*
5.0 (2)
Map Pin Small Kansas City, MO
Accepting new patients

Overview of Dr. Krista Nelson-Cox, MD

Dr. Krista Nelson-Cox, MD is a Pediatrics Specialist in Kansas City, MO. Dr. Nelson-Cox, completed a residency at Children's Mercy Hospital. Patients rated Dr. Nelson-Cox an average 5.0 star rating.

Dr. Nelson-Cox works at Practice in Kansas City, MO. They are accepting new patients and accept Aetna, Anthem and Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield as well as other major insurance plans. Please call ahead to schedule an appointment and to confirm all accepted insurance plans.

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Dr. Nelson-Cox's Office Locations

  1. 1
    Baby and Child Associates - An Affiliate of Children's Mercy
    9140 Ward Pkwy Ste 201, Kansas City, MO 64114 Icon Directions Right Arrow Directions Phone Icon (816) 523-0066
  2. 2
    Baby and Child Associates LLC
    6601 Rockhill Rd Ste 105, Kansas City, MO 64131 Icon Directions Right Arrow Directions Phone Icon (816) 523-0066

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  • Research Medical Center

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    About Dr. Krista Nelson-Cox, MD

    Specialties*
    • Pediatrics

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    • English, Chinese
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    • 1396733002
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    Education & Certifications

    Residency
    • Children's Mercy Hospital
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    • Pediatrics
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    Dr. Krista Nelson-Cox, MD is accepting new patients on Healthline FindCare. You can check to see if Dr. Nelson-Cox is offering online scheduling or call the provider’s office for more information.

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    Dr. Nelson-Cox works at Practice in Kansas City, MO. View the full address on Dr. Nelson-Cox’s profile.

    2 patients have reviewed Dr. Nelson-Cox. The overall rating for this provider is 5.0. You can read verified reviews and ratings and leave your own review based on your experience with Dr. Nelson-Cox.

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