Riverton, Bluffdale, & South Jordan Pediatrician

Toby Cox, M.D., MPH

Toby Cox Pediatrics

About Toby:

Dr. Matthew “Toby” Cox grew up in Newtown, Connecticut. He received his undergraduate degree in Biochemistry at Colby College in Maine. From there he headed west and graduated in 1995 with his M.D. from St. Louis University. He completed a three year pediatrics residency at Northwestern University in Chicago. In 1998, he headed to Utah where he worked in private practice in Layton and completed a Masters in Public Health at the University of Utah. In 2001, Doctors’ Cox and Johnson and Dallen Ormond hatched a plan to start their own pediatric office and Families First Pediatrics opened its doors in October of that year. Dr. Cox is board certified in pediatrics and is a fellow of the American Academy of Pediatrics. He enjoys seeing patients from birth to 20 years old and feels particularly humbled (and old) when those former patients bring in kids of their own. He has a special interest in the greatest medical advance of the modern era, vaccination. His wife is a Neonatologist with The University of Utah and Intermountain and they have 3 adult daughters. In his spare time, he enjoys ice hockey, snowboarding, hiking, mountain biking, and recovering from injuries sustained from these activities. He also enjoys spending time with his family, traveling and is a self-proclaimed music geek.

Specialty

Pediatrics

Location(s)

Accepting New Patients

Yes

Education

MD, MPH, University of Utah, 2001

Language(s)

English

Parent Feedback

We love FFP so much. Been taking our kids since 2014 and never had a negative experience. Kind staff and love our pediatrician who has great bedside manner and is attentive/thorough. Can’t say enough good things

—Allie B.

Meet Other Pediatric Providers

Brady Watkins, Pediatrics

Brady Watkins, PA-C

Pediatrics

Brady Watkins grew up in Flagstaff, Arizona. He received a Bachelor’s Degree in Biology from Northern Arizona University. After graduation, he moved to Utah to enjoy Utah’s great snowboarding.  Brady attended the University of Utah where he rece...

Monica Shwarz Josten, Pediatrics

Monica Schwarz Josten, M.D.

Pediatrics

Monica is from Sandy, Utah – the city where her mom and dad made their home after moving from Indonesia and Switzerland, respectively. Monica attended Tulane University in New Orleans, Louisiana where she studied biochemistry before moving back hom...

View All Providers