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Katie Collins, DNP

4.8 out of 5 (89 Ratings)



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About Katie Collins

Dr. Katie, as she is known to her patients, treats newborns through young adults. In addition to being an astute diagnostician and painstaking provider, she is committed to a holistic care approach. She strives for in-depth knowledge in order to treat the whole person, and to provide patients and families with strategies for preventive care and healthy lifestyles.

Kathryn’s nursing career has always been in pediatrics, and spans 30 years, beginning with 16 years as Health Center Director at Tabor Academy, where she wrote and implemented the academic health curriculum. She was in private practice on Nantucket for 15 years and simultaneously worked in private practice in Sharon, MA. She has been with Southcoast for almost 4 years.

From childhood nursing was always her goal, and she earned her Bachelor of Science in Nursing degree at University of Massachusetts in Dartmouth, studying while raising her children and working part-time. She received her Masters of Science in Nursing and earned her Pediatric Nurse Practitioner license from Simmons College in Boston and her Doctorate of Nursing Practice from Vanderbilt University in Nashville, TN.

You might run into Dr. Katie on one of her training runs in Wareham on her days off. She also enjoys skiing, sailing and is a passionate gardener.


Practicing at the following locations:

  1. Southcoast Physicians Group Pediatrics

    100 Rosebrook Way 2nd Floor
    Wareham, MA 02571

    P: (508) 973-9240

    Get Directions 41.775491 -70.73149790000002
  2. Southcoast Physicians Group Pediatrics

    49 State Road, Nauset Building
    Dartmouth, MA 02747

    P: 508-973-9240

    Get Directions 41.6371798 -70.96395610000002

Insurances Accepted

Southcoast accepts most major insurance plans. Call the Southcoast patient registration department at 844-297-2952 or your health plan with any questions regarding coverage.

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Patient Comments (16)

At Southcoast Health, we strive to deliver exceptional patient care along with an exceptional patient experience. We appreciate all of your feedback and share your comments to recognize the wonderful care our teams provide to you as well as identify areas for improvement.

  • Always very polite. Listens to what I have to say. Explains it in a way that it is easy for me to understand. I'm very happy she is my daughters doctor.

  • You guys did a great job. I appreciate and everyone of you guys in there individually. Thank you so much and God bless you guys.

  • Dr Collins is fantastic!

  • Understanding, honest and listens, doesn't just talk! She listens and processes things with me

  • We love the entire office from the front desk to the nurses to Katie! Everyone was a pleasure today!

  • The office was able to get my son in same day and saw us in a timely manner when we arrived. They were compassionate towards him as he wasn't feeling well today.

  • New patient appt - completely exceeded our expectations. Very impressed with the NP, her clinical skills, compassion, friendliness, and child-friendly skills. No improvements necessary!

  • Everyone is always pleasant and very helpful

  • They were all great today my son is special needs and know how to make him feel good and I appreciate it and does my son so thank you ?

  • Hi we love the office. We love the providers they do a really great job. I just wanted to leave feedback because the questions prior the first set of questions. I hit. I don't know, never on one of them, it's not correct. The provider did see us in a timely manner. Everything was great. We have no complaints. So, I just wanted to let you guys know that because the first set of questions I kind of messed up. Okay. Thanks. Bye.

  • Visit was awesome.

  • Dr. Kate Collins was so professional, kind and helpful! She took the time to make sure that my teenage daughter felt comfortable and had all her questions answered. She also saw my 8 yr old son and was playful getting him to answer her questions and making him feel at ease. The nurse was so wonderful with the kids and helped us with the visit. The new building was clean and easy to get around! I will be changing my children's provider and they will be seen by Dr. Kate Collins from now on!

  • Katie Collin's is amazing and make my kiddo feel comfortable

  • From the friendly receptionist, the awesome nurse who was working her butt off, to the NP Katie whom always listens to not only me but my two year old lol. Katie talks in a way for me to understand and does so well with kids.

  • I've seen Katie collins a few times even though she isn't my sons PCP. I took him in for an "emergency" visit for an ear infection this time around and she is just so great with him. She's very interactive with him, while being efficient. No parent wants a sick child, and she does a great job of easing my anxieties as well. Every tech who does vitals is always extremely pleasant and seem to really enjoy their jobs. I'm very happy I chose this pediatric office.

  • Katie Collins was wonderful during my son's 7 yr physical/checkup. She had reviewed his medical history prior to meeting with us and had great suggestions and helped me with a number of different topics we discussed about him. It was a very helpful, good appointment. I am grateful for her time and expertise.

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Why does Southcoast publish survey ratings online?
Southcoast is dedicated to providing patients and consumers with helpful information about the quality of our patients’ experiences. Star ratings published on our physician biography pages are based on actual responses from patients of that particular physician to patient satisfaction surveys that are distributed and processed by a national patient satisfaction survey vendor.

Who receives the survey?
Our vendor sends surveys via SMS or email to all patients seen in our outpatient physician practices who have a valid smart phone number or email address on file with Southcoast Health. Surveys are sent to patients within a few days of their appointment.

How is the Patient Satisfaction Star Rating Calculated?
Star ratings are calculated using an average of all survey responses to each of three questions: Courtesy and Respect of Staff, Provider Overall Rating, and  Willingness to Recommend Provider’s Office.  The star rating displayed on our physicians’ main biography page represents the average of the three measures for that particular physician.