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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, Suite 100 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.
Wed
Nov 25
Thu
Nov 26
Fri
Nov 27
Sat
Nov 28
Sun
Nov 29
  • 8:30 am
  • 9:30 am
  • 2:30 pm
    • 9:00 am

        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.
        Wed
        Nov 25
        Thu
        Nov 26
        Fri
        Nov 27
        Sat
        Nov 28
        Sun
        Nov 29
          • 8:30 am
          • 9:30 am
          • 10:30 am
          • 1:30 pm
          • 2:30 pm