Melia Cox, DO

Family Medicine

Why did you become a doctor?

I became a doctor because I enjoyed learning, being challenged and doing some meaningful work in the process.

What attracted you to a community health center for your practice?

I wanted to be part of a large team whose common focus was improving the health of our patients and community.

What do you enjoy or find most fulfilling about caring for patients?

I find it fulfilling to be part of patient’s individual health and wellness journey.

If you could be anything else, what would you want to be?

Anything that would allow me to spend time in nature.

Do you have children? If so, what are their ages?

I have two, 25 and 19.

Do you have hobbies or a way you like to spend your time away from work?

I enjoy hiking, biking, yoga, puzzles, reading.

Do you have a favorite book, movie or TV show?

I’m not sure what it would be but I love books of all kinds.