Joplin

Children's Kansas City provides pediatric specialty services to Joplin families thanks to a partnership between Children's Mercy, located in Kansas City, and Freeman Health System in Joplin, Mo. The site is home to several pediatric specialty clinics and has telemedicine capabilities that enable care from specialists based at Children's Mercy in Kansas City.

Working With Your Family Doctor

We are committed to working with family providers by employing pediatricians who provide subspecialty care directly to patients in the Joplin community. Our central Kansas location brings pediatric subspecialty care closer to patients and their families residing in remote areas of Missouri and Kansas.

Location

3333 McIntosh Circle Dr., Suite 6
Joplin, MO 64804

Services at the Joplin Location

Epilepsy (Telemedicine)
One Day Per Month
(913) 696-8950

Ahmed T. Abdelmoity
Chief, Section of Epilepsy and Neurophysiology; Associate Professor of Pediatrics, University of Missouri-Kansas City School of Medicine

Cardiology
Every Other Friday
(888) 550-3880

Mark  Gelatt
Director of Outpatient Services; Assistant Professor of Pediatrics, University of Missouri-Kansas City School of Medicine

Cystic Fibrosis
Monthly
(816) 983-6490

Christopher M. Oermann
Pediatric Pulmonologist; Division Director, Pulmonary and Sleep Medicine; Professor of Pediatrics, University of Missouri-Kansas City School of Medicine

Endocrinology/Diabetes
One Day Per Month
(888) 563-3070

Naim G. Mitre
Medical Director, Clinical Services; Assistant Professor of Pediatrics, University of Missouri-Kansas City School of Medicine
Julia R. Broussard
Assistant Fellowship Director; Assistant Professor of Pediatrics, University of Missouri-Kansas City

Gastroenterology
Tuesday afternoons and Wednesdays
(888) 246-1088

Nadia M. Hijaz
Assistant Professor of Pediatrics, University of Missouri-Kansas City School of Medicine

General Surgery (Telemedicine)
Every other month
(816) 234-3199

Corey W. Iqbal
Chief, Section of Fetal Surgery; Assistant Professor of Pediatric Surgery, University of Missouri-Kansas City School of Medicine
Sohail R. Shah
Associate Program Director, Pediatric Surgery Fellowship; Surgical Director of Telemedicine and Outreach; Assistant Professor of Pediatric Surgery, University of Missouri-Kansas City School of Medicine

Genetics (Telemedicine)
Monthly
(800) 800-7300

Bryce A. Heese
Associate Professor of Pediatrics, University of Missouri-Kansas City School of Medicine

Hematology and Oncology
Monthly
(800) 236-1713

Gerald M. Woods
Division Director, Division of Hematology/Oncology/BMT; Director, Sickle Cell Program; Professor of Pediatrics, University of Missouri-Kansas City School of Medicine

Nephrology
One Day Per Month
(800) 276-1713

Judith  Sebestyen VanSickle
Pediatric Nephrologist; Assistant Professor of Pediatrics, University of Missouri-Kansas City School of Medicine

Neurology-Comprehensive Behavioral Intervention for Tics (Telemedicine)
As needed
(816) 234-3490

Laura Banning, APRN

Rheumatology (Telemedicine)
One Day Per Month
(866) 608-1666

Elizabeth A. Kessler
Assistant Professor of Pediatrics, University of Missouri-Kansas City School of Medicine
 

Telemedicine Services

Additional services may be available via telemedicine. For more information on telemedicine services, call (816) 802-1170.

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