Nexplanon birth control implant
Dr. Allison Edwards, MD4.80Family medicine2016 W 43rd Ave, Kansas City, KS 66103
- Existing patients only
- Prescription required
The implant is a very small rod inserted under the skin of a woman's upper arm to provide birth control for up to 3 years. Provider will call patient after booking to arrange shipment.
- NEXPLANON removal
- NEXPLANON insertion
Dr. Edwards aims to change the manner in which healthcare is delivered, putting the emphasis on keeping people well rather than solely stepping in and treating the sick. Her professional interests and areas of expertise include public health, women’s health, preventive medicine, and emergency medicine. Originally from Lawrence, Dr. Edwards spent her undergraduate years at Drake University in Des Moines, IA before returning to Kansas City for medical school at the University of Kansas. From there, she completed her residency and served as Chief Resident at the University of Colorado in Denver, CO and is currently board-certified by the American Board of Family Medicine. In addition to providing care at KCDPC, she serves as a Volunteer Clinical Assistant Professor for the University of Kansas and a Volunteer Clinical Instructor for the University of Colorado.
The overall rating for Kansas City Direct Primary Care is 4.8 out of 5.0 stars.