Dr. Nelson L. Turcios MD Pediatric Pulmonologist

Dr. Nelson Turcios is a pediatric pulmonologist in Somerville, New Jersey and is affiliated with Saint Peter's University Hospital. He received his medical degree from Universidad de El Salvador Faculty of Medicine and has been in practice for 32 years. He is one of 2 doctors at Saint Peter's University Hospital who specialize in Pediatric Pulmonology. He also speaks multiple languages, including Spanish.

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Specialty & Clinical Interests

Pediatric Pulmonologist: General Pediatric Pulmonology

Education & Medical Training

Mercy Hospital Medical Center (Baltimore MD)
Residency, Pediatrics, 1979 - 1981

University of Maryland
Residency, Pediatrics, 1978 - 1979

University of Mississippi Medical Center
Residency, Pediatrics, 1977 - 1978

Children's National Medical Center/George Washington University
Fellowship, Pulmonary Disease, 1981 - 1982

Universidad de El Salvador Faculty of Medicine
Class of 1973

Certifications & Licensure

American Board of Pediatrics
Certified 32 years in Pediatrics

American Board of Pediatrics
Certified 22 years in Pediatric Pulmonology

NJ State Medical License
Active through 2013

Publications & Presentations

Slipping rib syndrome in an adolescent: an elusive diagnosis.
Turcios, N. L.

Cystic fibrosis: an overview.
Turcios, N. L.

A common disease and uncommon complications.
Turcios, N. L., Nejat, M.

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