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Erin Cox, APRN


Erin Cox, APRN

Professional Biography

Erin Cox, APRN is a Nurse Practitioner specializing in Orthopedic Surgery. Erin has worked in Orthopaedics for 5 years, before that she worked as a Nurse in the ICU and Emergency Departments. She enjoys taking care of patients to improve their quality of life and function through joint replacement.

Outside of work Erin enjoys traveling and outdoor activities, and spending time at her family’s lake house at Table Rock Lake. She likes trying new wineries, exercising, sports and spending time with her husband, daughter and other family.


Pittsburg State University, 2011
Bachelor of Science in Nursing

St. Luke’s College of Health Sciences, 2015
Master of Science in Nursing

Activities and Organizations

  • Division 1 College Softball Player at Marshall University

Advanced Training/Specialties

  • BoardCertified by American Nurses Credentialing Center-2015
  • Registered Nurse First Assist-2020

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Merriam, KS
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Kansas City, MO
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Lee’s Summit, MO
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Sharon R
Merriam, KS

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