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Dr. Lauren Nelson, MD

Pediatrician

Professional statement

Lauren Nelson is a concerned and attentive pediatrician caring for the Pleasanton, CA community. Dr. Nelson attended Harvard University, where she received her medical degree, and completed her residency in pediatrics at the University of California, San Francisco. Dr. Nelson is affiliated with John Muir Medical Center, Walnut Creek Campus in Walnut Creek, CA. Patients see her for a variety of reasons, including psoriasis, pediatric freezing of warts, abscesses, cystic fibrosis, and juvenile diabetes. Dr. Nelson is sensitive to the uniqueness of each patient's situation and adapts her consultations and treatment options appropriately to accommodate individual needs and concerns. She exhibits her passion for pediatrics in the care and precision she takes with her patients.

In-network insurances

  • Aetna
  • Altius (Coventry Health Care)
  • American Republic Insurance Company

Specialties

  • Pediatrician

Practice names

Hospital affiliations

  • John Muir Medical Center, Walnut Creek Campus

Board certifications

  • American Board of Pediatrics

Education and training

  • Medical School - Harvard University, Doctor of Medicine
  • University of California, San Francisco, Residency in Pediatrics

Zocdoc awards

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Languages spoken

  • English

Provider's gender

Female

NPI number

1619235827

Office locations

John Muir Health - Pleasanton Livermore Pediatrics

John Muir Health

5860 Owens Drive, Suite 230

Pleasanton, CA 94588

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The whole experience was nice and professional. Dr Nelson was great with my 2 yr old.
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She was great with our 3 yr old. Works well and communicates well with her.
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She was clear and specific jovial good integration with the kid to get all the details need.Vist was quick and medicine prescribed was accurate and effective.Would definitely recommend DR Nelson
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Great doctor. Gave me lot of informations.
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Doctor Nelson and the office staffs were all very nice. Their friendless made my son who first went there felt happy. (Even though he got a flu shot)
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She goes above and beyond our expectations. She devoted about 90 minutes for my son just for a physical check up. She addressed not just the physical needs but also everything I asked her including his emotional and psychiatric needs. Shereferred to us other resources we can tap into that we never knew were available. Thank you so much Dr. Nelson
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