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Department of Anesthesiology and Pain Medicine

Nkechi Nzerem-Johnson, M.D. View profile as PDF

Nkechi  Nzerem-Johnson

Nkechi Nzerem-Johnson welcomes LGBT patients.

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.


Title:

Associate Physician

Specialty:

Department:

Pediatrics
UC Davis Medical Group

Division:

General Pediatrics
UC Davis Medical Group, Sacramento - Pediatric Associates

Clinic:

UC Davis Medical Group, Elk Grove

Center/Program Affiliation:

Address/Phone:

UC Davis Medical Group - Elk Grove
8110 Laguna Blvd.
Elk Grove, CA 95758
Driving Directions
Phone: 916-683-3955

Additional Phone:

Physician Referrals: 800-4-UCDAVIS (800-482-3284)

Education:

M.D., University of Southern California School of Medicine, Los Angeles, California, 2006
B.S., Xavier University of Louisiana, New Orleans, Louisiana, 2002

Residency:

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

Select Honors and Awards:

Resident Community Medicine award, 2009

American Academy of Pediatrics CATCH Grant Recipient, 2008

Summa cum Laude graduate, 2002

To see if Nkechi Nzerem-Johnson is accepting new patients, or for assistance finding a UC Davis doctor, please call 800-2-UCDAVIS (800-282-3284).