Melissa, Hegedus, MMS, PA-C, MPHMelissa Hegedus, MMS, PA-C, MPH is a Physician Assistant passionate about providing comprehensive and concise quality care to patients of all ages with a special interest in cerumen removal and the pediatric population. She received her undergraduate degree from the University of Kansas in 2006 before obtaining a Master of Public Health from the University of Kansas School of Medicine in 2009. Following, she attended Saint Louis University to obtain a Master of Medical Science in Physician Assistant Studies graduating in 2011. While in PA school she completed an elective rotation at Midwest Ear Nose & Throat, focusing on ear infections in the pediatric population.

Prior to returning to Kansas in 2017, Melissa practiced in Dallas, TX and New York City. She now resides in Overland Park with her husband and two young daughters. In her spare time she enjoys healthy living, group fitness and indoor spinning.

Fun fact - before attending PA school, Melissa worked as a medical assistant at MWENT. She is thrilled to be back working alongside all the providers and staff and to offer care to patients in the Kansas City area.