Aaron Provance, MD, FAAP, CAQSM
Dr. Provance is the Medical Director at the Sports Medicine Center at Children’s Hospital Colorado. He is board certified in Pediatrics and Sports Medicine. His clinical interests include adventure and extreme sports injuries in pediatric and adolescent athletes as well as treating gymnastics injuries.
Mellony Mann, DPT, CMTPT
Dr. Mann is a board certified physical therapist at the Sports Medicine Center at Children’s Mercy Kansas City at the Blue Valley clinic. She graduated from Rockhurst University with a Doctor of Physical Therapy degree. She is also a Certified Myofascial Trigger Point Therapist (CMTPT) through Myopain Seminars. In addition, she started the Dry Needling Program at Children’s Mercy.
Nick Wedel, DPT, ATC
Dr. Wedel is a board certified physical therapist at the Sports Medicine Center at Children’s Mercy Kansas City at the Village West location. He is a graduate of Kansas State University with an athletic training degree, and is board-certified. He attended graduate school at the University of Kansas Medical Center where he obtained his Doctorate of Physical Therapy. He has been practicing for 4 years and has also obtained his certification in dry needling.
Becky Wiseman, LSCSW, LCSW
Ms. Wiseman is a Licensed Specialist Clinical Social Worker
at Children’s Mercy Kansas City. She received her Master’s in Social Work from the University of Kansas. Becky has 17 years of clinical experience, including working in the public school system as a School Social Worker for 8 years. In her work at Children’s Mercy, Becky is dedicated to the Sports Medicine Center providing support to student athletes and families with mental health concerns.
Kevin Smith, PhD
Dr. Smith is a Clinical Psychologist at Children’s Mercy Kansas City. He specializes in pediatric sleep disorders, and has a special interest in sleep habits in athletes. He completed a Pediatric Psychology Fellowship at Nationwide Children’s Hospital and he is certified in sleep behavior medicine.
Brandon Newell, MD
Dr. Newell is a pediatric Dermatologist at Children’s Mercy Kansas City. He is an Associate Professor of Pediatrics at the University of Missouri-Kansas City School of Medicine.