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Dr. Paul Petry, DO

Pediatrics* Age 56
Dr. Paul Petry, DO
4.6 (11 Ratings)

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Dr. Paul Petry, DO

Pediatrics* Age 56
Joplin, MO
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28 years of experience

Offers telehealth



Dr. Paul Petry, DO works in Joplin, MO as a Pediatrician and has 28 years experience.

They are board certified in Pediatrics and graduated from A. T. Still University Kirksville College of Osteopathic Medicine in 1996. At present, Dr. Petry has received an average rating of 4.6 from patients and has been reviewed 11 times. They are affiliated with Freeman Hospital West. Their office is not accepting new patients at this time. Dr. Petry also speaks Spanish. Dr. Petry practices at Practice in Joplin, MO.

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  • Choice Plus POS II
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    Managed Choice (Open Access) POS
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    Premier Care Network Plus - Innovation Health
  • Blue Preferred Options-MO PPO
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  1. 1 Freeman Pediatric Care
    3333 McIntosh Cir Ste 1, Joplin, MO 64804
  2. 2 Freeman Childrens Clinic
    1030 McIntosh Cir Ste 1, Joplin, MO 64804

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Apr 24, 2018
Dr. Petry is knowledgeable, kid-friendly and treats parents as part of the team. I am confident that his care is top of the line. As a mother and grandmother, I have had a lot of experience with pediatricians and I would rate Dr. Petry as one of the best in his field.
— Apr 24, 2018
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  • A. T. Still University Kirksville College of Osteopathic Medicine
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  • Pediatrics
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Dr. Petry accepts Aetna, Anthem and Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield as well as many others. See all of the insurances Dr. Petry accepts here.

Yes, Dr. Petry speaks Spanish. See Dr. Petry's profile on MedicalNewsToday for more information.

Dr. Petry has a star rating of 4.6/5 and has been reviewed 11 times.

Dr. Petry is board certified in Pediatrics.

Dr. Petry has been practicing as a Pediatrician for 28 years.

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  • Freeman Hospital West

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