Our Staff

Dr. Kosse

Dr. Kosse is a Board Certified Pediatrician. He is a graduate of the Univeristy of South Dakota Medical School and completed his residency at the Marshfield Clinic in Marshfield, Wisconsin. Dr. Kosse has been practicing medicine in St. Joseph, Missouri since 1993.

Kosse Pediatrics opened in 2010. Since then, Kosse Pediatrics has been providing excellent healthcare and a warm and welcoming atmosphere for children. The goal of Kosse Pediatrics is to continually improve our practice and raise the level of care for our patients.

Awards / Recognition
  • Parents' Choice Award 2010, 2011
  • America's Top Pediatricians 2007, 2009
  • Who's Who in Pediatrics Lifetime Member, Inducted 2011-2012


Taslyn (pronounced Tazlin, but you can call her Taz, too) is out full-time medical assistant. She received her first degree from Michigan State University and her medical assistant degree from Nicolet Community College in northern Wisconsin. She earned her MA certification from the American Assoc. of Medical Assistants in 2015.

Her experience spans several medical specialties, but pediatrics has always been her favorite. She moved to Saint Joseph in 2017 with her husband and is a proud mom to a fiesty terrier and a grumpy bearded dragon.


Back to School

Now is the time to schedule an appointment to get ready for the 2019-20 school year.
  • Preschool
  • Kindergarten vaccines
  • 8th grade vaccines
  • Sports physical
  • College vaccines
  • Summer camp physicals
Call our office to schedule an appointment - 816-279-7337