Melissa Cox, MD, FAAP, is board certified in pediatrics and internal medicine. She graduated from SIU School of Medicine and did her combined residency in Kalamazoo, Mich. She enjoys treating families and especially likes preventive medicine and providing education on health maintenance and well-child care to parents and patients. Dr. Cox is also trained to provide care to individuals with complicated medical issues and works with a number of specialists to achieve the best health possible for her patients. Her goal is to support patients through difficult illnesses to maintain and improve their health.

Education & Professional Certifications


Southern Illinois University School of Medicine, Springfield, IL


Medicine/Pediatrics, Michigan State University Kalamazoo Center for Medical Studies, Kalamazoo, MI

Board Certified

  • Internal Medicine
  • Pediatrics


Springfield Clinic Lincoln

100 Stahlhut Drive
Lincoln, IL


Hospital & Facility Affiliations

  • Abraham Lincoln Memorial Hospital, Lincoln, IL

Professional Memberships

  • Illinois State Medical Society
  • Logan County Medical Society
  • Fellow, American College of Physicians