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Meritas Health Platte Woods

Meritas Health Platte Woods understands the importance of having quick access to high quality care when you or your child is ill or injured. Routine care, physicals and wellness exams and quick access for minor emergencies are provided. You can continue to trust Meritas Health for the health and well-being of every member of your family. 

In 2012, Parkville Family Practice became part of Meritas Health Corporation. This relationship has allowed the practice to grow and improve its focus on providing patient-centered medical care. To more efficiently serve our patients, an electronic medical record is utilized to track, follow and act upon your healthcare needs.

The providers at Meritas Health Platte Woods offer a full range of medical services, including:

  • Chronic disease management
  • Sprains and simple fractures (with in-house x-ray services)
  • Dermatological procedures such as skin biopsy, laceration repair, lesion freezing or removal
  • Complete physicals with treadmill stress testing, when indicated
  • Minor emergency visits
  • Well woman exams and gynecological exams
  • Well child exams with routine immunizations
  • In-house lab draw
  • Pulmonary function testing
  • Hearing screening
  • EKGs
  • Urgent care for colds, infections, rashes, and much more
  • FAA physical exams
  • Immigration physical exams
  • Worker's compensation exams
  • Risk assessment for heart health and other preventative medicine
  • Sports, DOT, and employment physicals

Clinic Hours

Monday - Friday: 8 am-5 pm

Saturday: 8:00am-noon


All patients are seen by scheduled appointment. Same day appointments are often available for urgent conditions. To schedule an appointment, call 816.587.0440. We would be happy to help you find an appointment time convenient for you.

If you are new to our office, please arrive 30 minutes before your scheduled appointment. Arriving early will allow enough time to get pertinent information entered into your medical record. For subsequent appointments please arrive 15 minutes prior to your appointment so that we may verify and update your information. Be sure to bring your insurance card and applicable copays or co-insurance amounts. Please also bring any medications you are currently taking.

After Hours/Weekend Calls

Should you need urgent medical care after hours, please call our office telephone number at 816.587.0440 to reach the on-call doctor. Medication refills will not be called into the pharmacy after hours or on weekends. 

Prescription Refill Requests

At your office visit, please be sure to inform us of any medicine refills you will need prior to your next visit. Should you require a refill on your current medication between appointments, please contact your pharmacy or mail order service and request a refill. Your pharmacist will contact our office for approval. Refills will only be provided during normal business hours.  Narcotics will not be prescribed after hours.

Insurance Affiliations

We participate with most major insurance plans including Medicare.  Click here to see a complete listing of participating provider contracts.  If you have questions, please contact your insurance company to verify benefit coverage and health plan participation. We’ll be glad to process your insurance claim for payment.

Office Location

5841 NW 72nd Street
Kansas City, Missouri 64151
Phone: 816.587.0440
Fax: 816.587.3549

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Request An Appointment

To schedule an appointment, call our office at 816.587.0440.

Meritas Health Platte Woods