Dr. Melissa A Lawson MD Pediatrician

Dr. Melissa Lawson is a pediatrician in Columbia, Missouri. She received her medical degree from University of Missouri - Kansas City School of Medicine and has been in practice for 21 years. Dr. Lawson accepts several types of health insurance, listed below.

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Specialty & Clinical Interests

Pediatrician: Adolescent Medicine

Education & Medical Training

William N Wishard Memorial Hospital
Residency, Pediatrics, 1993–1996

Indiana University School of Medicine
Fellowship, Adolescent Medicine, 1996–1999

University of Missouri - Kansas City School of Medicine
Class of 1993

Certifications & Licensure

American Board of Pediatrics
Certified 18 years in Pediatrics

American Board of Pediatrics
Certified 15 years in Adolescent Medicine

MO State Medical License
Active through 2015

Publications & Presentations

Perfectionism across stages of recovery from eating disorders.
Bardone-Cone, A.M., Sturm, K., Lawson, M.A., Robinson, D.P., Smith, R.

Lipoatrophic diabetes: a case report with a brief review of the literature.
Lawson, M.A.

Human papillomavirus infection in adolescent and young women.
Lawson, M.A.

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Insurances Accepted

  • Aetna HMO
  • Anthem Blue Access PPO
  • Anthem Blue Preferred Select
  • GHI PPO
  • MagnaCare PPO
  • Multiplan PHCS PPO
  • Anthem Blue Access Choice PPO
  • Anthem Blue Preferred Plus POS
  • BCBS Blue Card PPO
  • Coventry Missouri - HMO/POS
  • Empire BCBS HMO
  • Multiplan PPO
  • MVP Healthcare PPO
  • Oxford Health Liberty
  • PacificSource Preferred PSN
  • Aetna Choice POS II
  • BCBS North Carolina BlueOptions PPO
  • CIGNA Open Access
  • CIGNA PPO
  • Empire BCBS PPO
  • First Choice
  • First Health PPO
  • Great West PPO
  • HIP of New York - Select PPO
  • Oxford Health Freedom
  • United Healthcare - Direct Options PPO
  • Anthem Blue Preferred HMO
  • BCBS Illinois PPO
  • CIGNA HMO
  • Health Net Oregon PPO
  • HealthLink PPO
  • Humana ChoiceCare Network PPO
  • ODS Network
  • United Healthcare - Direct Choice Plus POS

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