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Department of Anesthesiology and Pain Medicine

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

Nkechi  Nzerem-Johnson

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.


Associate Physician



UC Davis Medical Group


UC Davis Medical Group, Sacramento - Pediatric Associates
General Pediatrics


UC Davis Medical Group, Elk Grove

Center/Program Affiliation:


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)


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

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).