Dr. Douglas Scott Nelson MD Pediatrician

Dr. Douglas Nelson is a pediatrician in Salt Lake City, Utah and is affiliated with Primary Children's Medical Center. He received his medical degree from Yale University School of Medicine and has been in practice for 27 years. He is one of 77 doctors at Primary Children's Medical Center who specialize in Pediatrics.

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Specialty & Clinical Interests

Pediatrician: General Obstetrics & Gynecology

Hospital Affiliation

Primary Children's Medical Center

Education & Medical Training

St Christophers Hospital Children's
Residency, Pediatrics, 1987 - 1990

Yale University School of Medicine
Class of 1987

Certifications & Licensure

American Board of Family Medicine
Certified in Family Medicine

American Board of Family Medicine
Certified in Sports Medicine

IN State Medical License
Active through 2015

Publications & Presentations

Should we fear "flu fear" itself? Effects of H1N1 influenza fear on ED use.
McDonnell, W.M., Nelson, D.S., Schunk, J.E.

Pediatric closed head injuries treated in an observation unit.
Holsti, M., Kadish, H.A., Sill, B.L., Firth, S.D., Nelson, D.S.

Children with asthma admitted to a pediatric observation unit.
Miescier, M.J., Nelson, D.S., Firth, S.D., Kadish, H.A.

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Insurances Accepted

  • Multiplan PPO
  • United Healthcare - Direct Choice Plus POS
  • United Healthcare - Direct Options PPO
  • BCBS Blue Card PPO
  • BCBS Illinois PPO
  • CIGNA Open Access
  • Great West PPO
  • Multiplan PHCS PPO
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