Joan Purcell attended Austin College in Sherman, Texas, before receiving her
medical degree from the University of Texas Medical Branch in Galveston. She completed her pediatric residency and
fellowship at Baylor College of Medicine in Houston.
certified in pediatrics and adolescent medicine, Dr. Purcell practices at Step
Pediatrics in The Woodlands. Her
clinical interests include acne, adolescents, asthma, newborns, pediatrics,
premature babies, sports injuries, sports medicine and well woman exams.
Purcell is married and has three sons.
When away from her practice, she enjoys exercising, triathlons, reading,
cooking and relaxing with her family.