Pediatrics - Assistant Professor (Clinical)

1134 North 500 West
Provo, UT 84604


Dr. Nelson received his medical degree from Baylor College of Medicine in Houston, Texas. He completed training in Pediatrics and Pediatric Neurology at the University of Utah and Primary Children’s Medical Center.

He is currently an adjunct Assistant Professor of Pediatrics (clinical track) at the University of Utah. His interests include general inpatient and outpatient child neurology. All of his outpatient clinic time is based at Utah Valley Regional Medical Center in Provo, and he enjoys participating in the Utah Department. of Health Neonatal Follow-up Program as well.

Selected Bibliography:

Nelson C, Mundorff MB, Korgenski EK, Brimley CJ, Srivastava R, Bonkowsky JL.
Determinants of health care use in a population-based leukodystrophy cohort.
J Pediatr. 2013;162(3):624-628.e1. PubMed abstract / Full Text

Brimley CJ, Lopez J, van Haren K, Wilkes J, Sheng X, Nelson C, Korgenski EK, Srivastava R, Bonkowsky JL.
National variation in costs and mortality for leukodystrophy patients in US children's hospitals.
Pediatr Neurol. 2013;49(3):156-162.e1. PubMed abstract / Full Text