Dr. Katharine Cox

Pediatric Emergency Medicine
Memphis, TN, Canada
44 years experience female

Locations

Cox Pediatrics

Memphis, TN

Address

3985 S Galloway Dr., Memphis, TN
Directions

My office hours

Saturday: Closed
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Insurances accepted

Blue Cross Blue Shield Of Tennessee

About

Bio

Specializing in Pediatrics and Pediatric Emergency Medicine and Board Certified through the AAP and also through the Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons in Canada. My practice has involved both office and hospital. I have worked in both rural areas and tertiary care hospitals with Level 1 trauma care. Teaching and administrative awards.

Specialties
Doctors may have more than one area of specialty interest. Board certification in a specialty area means the doctor has completed formal training and has practice experience in that specialty, and has passed the certification examination from the corresponding accredited medical specialty board.

Pediatric Emergency Medicine, Board Certified

Pediatrics, Board Certified

Licenses

United States: Georgia, Tennessee

Doctor Q&A

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A 24-year-old female asked:
Dr. Katharine Cox
44 years experience Pediatric Emergency Medicine
It is an antifungal : It is an anti fungal cream but not traditionally used for vaginal yeast. Based on your symptoms this may be a different infection, such as bacterial v ... Read More
A 20-year-old female asked:
Dr. Katharine Cox
44 years experience Pediatric Emergency Medicine
Yes. : It wouldn’t involve the area with the medication. Your thigh would be fine as would your chest and back. All the best!
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A 11-year-old female asked:
Dr. Katharine Cox
44 years experience Pediatric Emergency Medicine
Lymph node: What you are describing sounds like a lymph node. They may become tender if either they are infected or they are fighting infection in that area. Have ... Read More
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Oct 6, 2014
Dr, Cox has a wonderful skill set and vast clinical experience. She has obviously helped many and facilitated health and peace of mind for lots of families. Not only that--she speaks French! Tres b...Read More
Oct 29, 2014
Dr Katharine S. Cox is an excellent physician very knowledgeable,passionate and on the top of her field she is a great value to the peolpe of TN and to the family of health tap
Oct 23, 2014
Highly experienced and respected expert in Pediatrics and Pediatric Emergency Medicine. Great answers to questions. Highly recommend.
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This made me feel good. Thanks! Thank you for the speedy answer I've always been curious about the shelf life checking the internet gave me a million different answers it's a load off my mind having a...Read More
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This was very helpful. Thanks! Thank you. My dr told me its normal to have TNTC RBCs in my urine. I feel very sick tho & cannot stay awake. Thank you so much for listening & providing advice. I will g...Read More
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This was very helpful. Thanks! Thank you for your response he still has cramps and upset stomach but ni vomiting or diarrhea. If he dosent feel better by this afternoon I'm bringing him to the docs. T...Read More

Education & Training

Medical/Graduate school

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Graduated nullMD

Medical/Graduate school

Dalhousie University Faculty of Medicine, NS
Graduated 1976MD

Residency

IWK Children's Hospital
Completed 1983

Residency

iwk children's hospital
Completed 1984

Awards

Gold Apple Teaching Award
gold D award

Affiliations

American Academy of Pediatrics
American Heart Association
American College Of Emergency Physicians (ACEP)
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