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CoxHealth Services

Children's Health

All parents want their kids to be as healthy as possible. 

Get your child started off right by establishing them with a primary care provider, keeping current on vaccinations, offering nutritious foods, knowing safety basics and promoting regular exercise and plenty of sleep. And when your child's health requires the support of medical specialists, no one in the region offers more than CoxHealth. 

At CoxHealth, you'll find the region's most experienced physicians in pediatric care. CoxHealth's team of experts is ready to care for your kids across all spectrums of care, including perinatology, a neonatal intensive care unit (NICU) and pediatric urgent care. And as one of the top three maternity hospitals in Missouri, CoxHealth is a leader in mother-baby care, delivering more newborns than any other hospital in our region.

Partnership with St. Louis Children's Hospital

Many of our pediatric specialties are offered by CoxHealth-employed physicians, while a few others are available through our partnership with St. Louis Children's Hospital (SLCH), a hospital recognized in the top 10 percent nationally by U.S. News & World Report. SLCH is part of BJC HealthCare and our collaboration is made possible through the BJC Collaborative. The BJC Collaborative was created by a handful of health systems to pool resources and enable members to expand programs and services, improving care and access for patients in our local communities. This relationship allows us to offer additional services close to home, helping families avoid traveling to other cities to get the care your children need.

Specialists from St. Louis Children's Hospital visit Springfield on a regular basis to treat patients, as well as offering care via telemedicine for certain conditions. All pediatric specialists see patients out of our Pediatric Specialty Center.

CoxHealth Pediatric Specialties

  • Allergy, asthma and immunology
  • Audiology
  • Behavioral health and child/adolescent psychology
  • Cardiology
  • Developmental medicine
  • Dyslexia and learning
  • Ear, nose and throat
  • Endocrinology
  • Gastroenterology
  • General surgery
  • Neonatal medicine
  • Neurology

  • Nutrition outpatient services
  • Orthopedics
  • Pediatric critical care
  • Pediatric hospital medicine
  • Pediatric sedation
  • Plastic surgery
  • Sleep medicine
  • Sports medicine
  • Therapy and rehab
  • Urgent care
  • Urology

Frederick Konrad Emge, MD

Pediatric Cardiology
Cox Medical Group Physician

Pediatrix Cardiology of Springfield

1135 East Lakewood Street

Springfield, MO 65810

Accepting New Patients

Phone: 417-447-4700

Louis Phillip Krenn, MD

Family Medicine
Cox Medical Group Physician

CoxHealth Center Chesterfield

3805 South Kansas Expressway

Springfield, MO 65807

Accepting New Patients

Phone: 417-269-0269

Rachel Marie Watson, DO

Family Medicine
Cox Medical Group Physician

Family Medical Care Center

3800 South National Avenue

Springfield, MO 65807

Accepting New Patients

Phone: 417-269-8817

Timothy Ryan Burnett, DO

Family Medicine
Cox Medical Group Physician

CoxHealth Center Steeplechase

1530 East Republic Road

Springfield, MO 65804

Accepting New Patients

Phone: 417-269-1362

Hannah Grace McCarthy, MD

Family Medicine
Cox Medical Group Physician

Family Medical Care Center

3800 South National Avenue

Springfield, MO 65807

Accepting New Patients

Phone: 417-269-8817

Alexandra Cooke, DO

Family Medicine
Cox Medical Group Physician

CoxHealth Family Medicine Residency

3800 South National Avenue

Springfield, MO 65807

Accepting New Patients

Phone: 417-269-8817

Darla Kay Hull, MD

Family Medicine
Cox Medical Group Physician

CoxHealth Center Chesterfield

3805 South Kansas Expressway

Springfield, MO 65807

Accepting New Patients

Phone: 417-269-0269

Trey Hufham, MD

Family Medicine
Cox Medical Group Physician

CoxHealth Family Medicine Residency

3800 South National Avenue

Springfield, MO 65807

Accepting New Patients

Phone: 417-269-8817

Damon Jackson Thomas, MD

Family Medicine
Cox Medical Group Physician

CoxHealth Center Crane

102 Cortney Lane

Crane, MO 65633

Accepting New Patients

Phone: 417-269-2264

Jackson Bagby, DO

Family Medicine
Cox Medical Group Physician

CoxHealth Family Medicine Residency

3800 South National Avenue

Springfield, MO 65807

Accepting New Patients

Phone: 417-269-8817

Allergy, Asthma & Immunology Clinic

Ferrell-Duncan Clinic

1001 E. Primrose St., 1st Floor

Springfield, MO 65807

CoxHealth Cassville

75 Smithson Drive

Cassville, MO 65625

CoxHealth Center Campbell

2750 S. Campbell Ave.

Springfield, MO 65807

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Get fast care for non-life-threatening injuries and illnesses. Our pediatric urgent care is staffed by board-certified pediatricians and a specially trained nursing staff. Save your spot in line before you go. 

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