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Dr. Kristen Stuppy

Pediatrics
Overland Park, KS
25 years experience female

Locations

Office

Overland Park, KS

Address

7301 West 133rd Street, Suite 102 , Overland Park, KS
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Insurances accepted

Aetna

Blue cross blue shield

Cigna

Humana

United healthcare

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Pediatrics

Languages spoken

English

Doctor Q&A

165 Answers
108 Agrees
The number of answers this doctor has agreed with.
A member asked:
Dr. Kristen Stuppy
Pediatrics 25 years experience
Without : Without seeing it i cannot comment on what it is. Red spots on the back of the tongue might just be the normal tongue (the taste buds get really big in back!). Geographic tongue is also not a problem, and without pain or other symptoms either is possible. There are infections that can cause discolorations, so if it persists, have a pediatrician or dentist see it to help identify if it is abnormal... But someone needs to see it to diagnose it.
A member asked:
Dr. Kristen Stuppy
Pediatrics 25 years experience
Nosebleeds : Nosebleeds can be one sided, and the blood can drain down your throat and get swallowed. If you cough, the blood can get into your mouth. If this continues to be a problem, see your doctor.
A female asked:
Dr. Kristen Stuppy
Pediatrics 25 years experience
Lactose : Lactose intolerance typically causes cramping, bloating, diarrhea, and gas. Immediate vomiting after milk leads me to think he might have a milk allergy. Most kids with milk allergies outgrow them, but some can become worse over time and kids with one food allergy might be predisposed to others. Knowing his risks can help introducing new foods. Talk with his doctor about this.

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Testimonials
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Thank you notes
Dec 2, 2012
I endorse Dr. Stuppy. Her contributions are very thoughtful and knowledgable. LynAnn Mastaj, DMD
Oct 13, 2012
Beautiful explanation of " elfin" features in children with Williams Syndrome.
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Mar 30, 2015
Dr. Stuppy is an amazing doctor! #nationaldoctorsday2015 #virtualflower1
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Thank you. I live in Japan and unfortunately, head shape is not an issue here. I've tried seeing a doctor but they don't offer any helpful advice. Yes, by 2 1/2 the head is set, so to say. I would lik...Read More
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Thanks so much! It's turned into a full blown cold for me, but baby still seems OK. I'm nursing as much as he will, washing often, and using my saline and water and tea and vaporizer and and and...any...Read More
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hi thankyou for answering this queztion my son 5yr old and does has servre chronic lung desaise hes on large amount treatment but still draws in ribcage at night sats are fine but seeing him do this i...Read More

Education & Training

Medical/Graduate school

University of Missouri-Columbia School of Medicine, MO
Graduated 1996MD

Affiliations

Childrens mercy south
Menorah medical center
Overland park regional medical center
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