Pediatrics - Assistant Professor (clinical)

University of Utah
81 N Mario Capecchi Drive
Salt Lake City, UT 84113


Dr. Gary Nelson is an assistant professor in the Department of Pediatrics in the Division of Pediatric Neurology at the University of Utah. He is a general child neurologist and sees patients with any neurological concerns. He has special interest in pediatric stroke, autoimmune and parainfectious neurological disease, quality improvement, and inpatient and critical care neurology.

Dr. Nelson received his medical degree from the University of Iowa Carver College of Medicine after completing undergraduate training at Brigham Young University. He completed a Pediatrics Residency program and Pediatric Neurology fellowship at the University of Utah. He is board certified in neurology (with special qualification in child neurology) and board eligible in pediatrics.

No conflicts of interest (9/23/2021)