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Specializes in Pediatric Pulmonology • Male • Age 47

1 Hospital Dr DC05800
Columbia, MO 65212
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Hospital Quality

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Mercy Hospital Springfield
1235 E Cherokee St
Springfield, MO 65804
University of Missouri Health Care
ONE HOSPITAL DRIVE
Columbia, MO 65212

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1 Hospital Dr DC05800
Columbia, MO 65212
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CINCINNATI CHILDRENS HOSPITAL
3333 Burnet Ave
Cincinnati, OH 45229
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    Dr. Acton's Experience

    Specialties

    • Pediatric Pulmonology

    Board Certifications

    • Pediatric Pulmonology
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    • Asthma
    • Bronchitis
    • Cystic Fibrosis
    • Pneumonia
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    Awards & Recognitions

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    Education & Training

    Medical School

    University of Illinois At Chicago / College of Medicine
    Graduated in 1993

    Residency Hospital

    Childrens Hospital Med Center
    St Louis University School Of Med
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    Languages Spoken by Dr. Acton & Staff

    • English
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    9 Facts About Hospital Quality

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    Dr. Acton's Hospital Quality

    The right hospital is as important as the right doctor

    Healthgrades Hospital Quality Ratings

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    • Mercy Hospital Springfield

    • University of Missouri Health Care

    • Women's and Children's Hospital

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    Patient Satisfaction

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    Dr. Acton's Office & Staff

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    Office Locations

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    1 Hospital Dr DC05800
    Columbia, MO 65212
    (573) 882-6921 (Office)
    (573) 882-1154 (Fax)
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    CINCINNATI CHILDRENS HOSPITAL
    3333 Burnet Ave
    Cincinnati, OH 45229
    (513) 636-4200 (Office)
    C
    Pediatric Specialty Clinic
    404 N Keene St Ste 101
    Columbia, MO 65201
    (573) 882-6921 (Office)
    D
    University Hospital Pediatric
    1 Hospital Dr # DC580.00
    Columbia, MO 65201
    (573) 882-6978 (Office)
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    Mercy Childrens Specialty Clin
    2115 S Fremont Ave Ste 2200
    Springfield, MO 65804
    (417) 820-2229 (Office)
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