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Joan Purcell, MD

Joan Purcell, MD

Pediatrician, Adolescent Medicine
Joan Purcell, MD

Joan Purcell, MD

Pediatrician, Adolescent Medicine

Personal Statement

Dr. Joan Purcell received her medical degree from the University of Texas Medical Branch in Galveston. She then completed both her pediatric residency and adolescent medicine fellowship at Baylor College of Medicine in Houston.

Board certified in pediatrics and adolescent medicine, Dr. Purcell practiced medicine in The Woodlands since 2002. Her clinical interests include adolescent medicine, acne, asthma, newborns, pediatrics, premature babies, sports injuries, sports medicine and well-woman exams.

Dr. Purcell is an advocate of childhood vaccines and breastfeeding. She has built a reputation as a skilled diagnostician.

Residents of The Woodlands, Dr. Purcell and her husband have three sons. When away from her practice, she enjoys exercising, triathlons, reading, cooking, birding, scrapbooking, gardening, attending high school football and basketball games, and relaxing with her family and friends.

Gender

Female

Languages

  • English

Insurance Plans

  • Accountable/Interplan - PPO
  • Aetna - Choice Plus POS II
  • Aetna - Choice POS
  • Aetna - Choice POS II
  • Aetna - CISD
  • Aetna - Classic Plans
  • Aetna - EPO
  • Aetna - HMO
  • Aetna - Indemnity
  • Aetna - Managed Choice
  • Aetna - NAP
  • Aetna - NAP Choice
  • Aetna - NAP POS II
  • Aetna - NAP PPO
  • Aetna - NAP Traditional Choice
  • Aetna - OA
  • Aetna - Open Access HMO
  • Aetna - Open Access Plus
  • Aetna - Open Access POS
  • Aetna - Open Choice PPO
  • Aetna - POS
  • Aetna - PPO
  • Aetna - TRS
  • Aetna Whole Health
  • BC/BS - Blue Cross / Blue Shield
  • BC/BS - HMO
  • BC/BS - PPO
  • BC/BS - Traditional Indemnity
  • BC/BS Medicare
  • Cigna - EPO
  • Cigna - Fundamental Care (PPO)
  • Cigna - HMO
  • Cigna - HMO Open Access
  • Cigna - Indemnity
  • Cigna - Local Plus
  • Cigna - POS
  • Cigna - POS Open Access
  • Cigna - PPO
  • Cigna - PPO Starbridge
  • Cigna - Shared Administration (PPO)
  • Community Health Choice - 3-SHARE
  • Employers Health Network - PPO
  • First Health
  • HealthSmart - HMO
  • HealthSmart - PPO
  • Humana - ChoiceCare PPO
  • Humana - Gold Choice PFFS
  • Humana - HMO
  • Humana - Medicare Replacement PPO
  • Humana - National POS
  • Humana - PPO
  • Humana - Preferred PPO
  • Memorial Hermann Choice - MH Choice
  • Memorial Hermann Elect - MH Elect
  • Memorial Hermann Employees - MH Employees
  • Memorial Hermann Select - MH Select
  • MHealth - EDGE
  • MHealth - MHHS Freedom of Choice
  • MultiPlan - PHCS
  • National Football League - PPO
  • Provider Select - PPO
  • Self Pay (No Insurance)
  • Tricare - Standard
  • UMR
  • Unicare - PPO
  • United Healthcare
  • United Healthcare - Choice HMO
  • United Healthcare - Choice Plus HMO
  • United Healthcare - EPO
  • United Healthcare - HMO
  • United Healthcare - Indemnity
  • United Healthcare - Options PPO
  • United Healthcare - POS
  • United Healthcare - PPO
  • United Healthcare - Select Plus POS
  • United Healthcare - Select POS
  • WellCare - Insurance Plans

Medical School

UTMB At Galveston (1990)

Residency

Baylor College of Medicine (1993)

Fellowship

Baylor College of Medicine (1995)

Board Certifications

  • Adolescent Medicine
  • Pediatrics

Available Appointments

STEP Pediatrics PA

4800 West Panther Creek The Woodlands, TX 77381 (281) 364-8600

NOTICE: If you think you may have COVID-19 and are experiencing any symptoms, please call your healthcare provider prior to your appointment.
Mon
Sep 28
Tue
Sep 29
Wed
Sep 30
Thu
Oct 01
Fri
Oct 02
  • 2:30 pm
  • 9:30 am
  • 2:30 pm
  • 8:30 am
  • 9:30 am
  • 2:30 pm

      Available Appointments

      UT Health Adolescent Medicine

      920 Medical Plaza Drive The Woodlands, TX 77380 (713) 486-6760

      NOTICE: If you think you may have COVID-19 and are experiencing any symptoms, please call your healthcare provider prior to your appointment.
      Mon
      Sep 28
      Tue
      Sep 29
      Wed
      Sep 30
      Thu
      Oct 01
      Fri
      Oct 02
            • 10:30 am
            • 1:30 pm
            • 2:30 pm