Dr. Bruce Greenwood Nickerson MD Neonatologist

Dr. Bruce Nickerson is a neonatologist in Orange, California. He is affiliated with multiple hospitals in the area, including Children's Hospital of Orange County and Mission Hospital. He received his medical degree from David Geffen School of Medicine at UCLA and has been in practice for 34 years. He is one of 34 doctors at Children's Hospital of Orange County and one of 9 at Mission Hospital who specialize in Neonatal-Perinatal Medicine.

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Specialty & Clinical Interests

Neonatologist: General Neonatology

Hospital Affiliation

Children's Hospital of Orange County
Ranked #29 in Pediatrics: Neonatology

Mission Hospital

Whittier Hospital Medical Center

Education & Medical Training

University of Arizona
Residency, Pediatrics, 1976 - 1979

Children's Hospital of Los Angeles
Fellowship, Neonatal-Perinatal Medicine, 1979 - 1981

David Geffen School of Medicine at UCLA
Class of 1976

Certifications & Licensure

American Board of Pediatrics
Certified in Neonatal-Perinatal Medicine

American Board of Pediatrics
Certified in Pediatric Pulmonology

American Board of Pediatrics
Certified in Pediatrics

CA State Medical License
Active through 2014

Publications & Presentations

Usefulness of cerebral NIRS in detecting the effects of pediatric sleep apnea.
Ullman, N.,Anas, N. G.,Izaguirre, E.,Haugen, W.,Ortiz, H.,Arguello, O.,Nickerson, B.,Mink, R. B.

Asthma Morbidity and Ambient Air Pollution: Effect Modification by Residential Traffic-Related Air Pollution.
Delfino, R. J.,Wu, J.,Tjoa, T.,Gullesserian, S. K.,Nickerson, B.,Gillen, D. L.

Novel CFTR Variants Identified during the First 3 Years of Cystic Fibrosis Newborn Screening in California.
Prach, L.,Koepke, R.,Kharrazi, M.,Keiles, S.,Salinas, D. B.,Reyes, M. C.,Pian, M.,Opsimos, H.,Otsuka, K. N.,Hardy, K. A.,Milla, C. E.,Zirbes, J. M.,Chipps, B.,O'Bra, S.,Saeed, M. M.,Sudhakar, R.,Lehto, S.,Nielson, D.,Shay, G. F.,Seastrand, M.,Jhawar, S.,Nickerson, B.,Landon, C.,Thompson, A.,Nussbaum, E.,Chin, T.,Wojtczak, H.

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Insurances Accepted

  • Aetna Choice POS II
  • Aetna HMO
  • BCBS Blue Card PPO
  • BCBS California CaliforniaCare HMO
  • BCBS California PowerSelect HMO
  • BCBS California PPO
  • BCBS Illinois PPO
  • Blue Shield CA Local Access Plus HMO
  • Blue Shield California HMO
  • Blue Shield California PPO
  • CIGNA Open Access
  • Cofinity PPO
  • Great West PPO
  • Health Net California Large Group PPO
  • Health Net HMO - Employer Group
  • Humana ChoiceCare Network PPO
  • Multiplan PHCS PPO
  • Multiplan PHCS PPO - Kaiser
  • Multiplan PPO
  • Pacificare HMO
  • PriorityHealth HMO
  • United Healthcare - Direct Choice Plus POS
  • United Healthcare - Direct Options PPO
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