Christina Spears CPNPChristina “Nicky” Spears brings with her 25 years of experience caring for pediatric patients and their families in the Kansas City area. Nicky began her career as a patient care technician at Children’s Mercy Hospital, working her way up until graduating from the University of Missouri – Kansas City in 2014 with a master’s degree in nursing. While specializing in neurology at Children’s Mercy, Nicky also wanted to provide primary care to children closer to her own community.

In 2019, Nicki was welcomed to the Cockerell and McIntosh pediatrics family where Nicky provides care for sick and well patients ranging from newborn to adolescent. Nicky is married with two sons and is also a dog mom to a bulldog and golden retriever. In her spare time, you may find Nicky with her family on their 17 acres, cultivating the land for wildlife habitat and flower gardens.