Nkechi Nzerem-Johnson, M.D.

Nkechi Nzerem-Johnson, M.D.


  • Associate Physician
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UC Davis Medical Group - Elk Grove

8110 Laguna Blvd.
Elk Grove, CA 95758
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Physician Referrals: 800-4-UCDAVIS (800-482-3284)

Philosophy of Care

As a pediatrician I am honored to play a role in helping children grow into healthy adults. I treat every patient as a unique individual and strive to provide patient centered care. I welcome questions and feel that educating families about disease processes as well as normal development is an essential part of pediatric care. I enjoy interacting with families and look forward to developing lifelong relationships with my patients and their caregivers.

Clinical Interests

Dr. Nzerem-Johnson's clinical interests include preventative care, mental health issues, obesity and weight management. She is also interested in helping families navigate through the multiple psychosocial factors that can contribute to illness. She welcomes foster care children and LGBT patients and families.


General Pediatrics
UC Davis Medical Group, Sacramento - Pediatric Associates

Center/Program Affiliation

UC Davis Medical Group


M.D., University of Southern California School of Medicine, Los Angeles, California, 2006

B.S., Xavier University of Louisiana, New Orleans, Louisiana, 2002


UC Davis Medical Center, Sacramento, California, 2009

Board Certifications

American Board of Pediatrics, General Pediatrics, 2010

Professional Memberships

American Academy of Pediatrics

Delta Sigma Theta Sorority, Inc

Honors and Awards

Resident Community Medicine award, 2009

American Academy of Pediatrics CATCH Grant Recipient, 2008

Summa cum Laude graduate, 2002