Dr. Joshua E Petrikin MD Neonatologist

Dr. Joshua Petrikin is a neonatologist in Kansas City, Missouri and is affiliated with multiple hospitals in the area, including Children's Mercy Hospitals and Clinics and Rochester Methodist Hospital. He received his medical degree from University of Oklahoma College of Medicine and has been in practice for 16 years. Dr. Petrikin accepts several types of health insurance, listed below. He is one of 21 doctors at Children's Mercy Hospitals and Clinics and one of 3 at Rochester Methodist Hospital who specialize in Neonatal-Perinatal Medicine.

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Specialty & Clinical Interests

Neonatologist: General Neonatology

Hospital Affiliation

Rochester Methodist Hospital

Children's Mercy Hospitals and Clinics
Ranked #23 in Pediatrics: Neonatology

Education & Medical Training

Mayo School of Graduate Medical Education
Residency, Pediatrics, 1998–2001

University of Missouri at Kansas City
Fellowship, Neonatal-Perinatal Medicine, 2006–2009

University of Oklahoma College of Medicine
Class of 1998

Certifications & Licensure

American Board of Pediatrics
Certified 13 years in Pediatrics

American Board of Pediatrics
Certified 4 years in Neonatal-Perinatal Medicine

KS State Medical License
Active through 2014

MO State Medical License
Active through 2015

Publications & Presentations

Selective Toll--like receptor expression in human fetal lung.
Petrikin, J.E., Gaedigk, R., Leeder, J.S., Truog, W.E.

Getting 5000 families back together: reuniting fractured families after a disaster: the role of the National Center for Missing & Exploited Children.
Broughton, D.D., Allen, E.E., Hannemann, R.E., Petrikin, J.E.

Insurances Accepted

  • Aetna Choice POS II
  • Aetna HMO
  • BCBS Blue Card PPO
  • BCBS Illinois PPO
  • BCBS Kansas City Preferred-Care Blue PPO
  • CIGNA Open Access
  • CIGNA PPO
  • First Health PPO
  • Great West PPO
  • Humana ChoiceCare Network PPO
  • Multiplan PHCS PPO
  • Multiplan PPO
  • United Healthcare - Direct Choice Plus POS
  • United Healthcare - Direct Options PPO

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