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Dr. Rick Espe, MD

Pediatrics*
5.0 (16)
Map Pin Small Kansas City, MO
Accepting new patients

Overview of Dr. Rick Espe, MD

Dr. Rick Espe, MD is a Pediatrics Specialist in Kansas City, MO. They graduated from University of Iowa Carver College of Medicine. Dr. Espe, completed a residency at University of Kansas Medical Center. Patients rated Dr. Espe an average 5.0 star rating.

Dr. Espe works at Child Care Limited in Kansas City, MO. They are accepting new patients and accept Aetna, Cigna and Humana 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. Espe's Office Locations

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    Child Care Limited
    1004 Carondelet Dr Ste 350, Kansas City, MO 64114 Icon Directions Right Arrow Directions Phone Icon (816) 942-8644
    Monday
    08:00 - 19:00
    Tuesday
    08:00 - 19:00
    Wednesday
    08:00 - 19:00
    Thursday
    08:00 - 19:00
    Friday
    08:00 - 17:00
    Saturday
    09:00 - 11:00

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    About Dr. Rick Espe, MD

    Specialties*
    • Pediatrics

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    Languages Spoken
    • English
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    NPI Number
    • 1356411706
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    Education & Certifications

    Residency
    • University of Kansas Medical Center
    Residency
    Internship
    • Kansas University Medical Center
    Internship
    Medical Education
    • University of Iowa Carver College of Medicine
    Medical Education
    Board Certifications
    • Pediatrics
    Board Certifications
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    Dr. Rick Espe, MD is accepting new patients on Healthline FindCare. You can check to see if Dr. Espe is offering online scheduling or call the provider’s office for more information.

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    Dr. Espe works at Child Care Limited in Kansas City, MO. View the full address on Dr. Espe’s profile.

    16 patients have reviewed Dr. Espe. 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. Espe.

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