Bio of Chair and Program Director

PROGRAM DIRECTOR 

Donald Kenneth Nelms, MD

nelmsService Provided
Neonatology

Specialty
Pediatrics

Subspecialty
Neonatal-Perinatal Medicine

Board Certification
Pediatrics

Subcertification
Neonatal-Prenatal

John Peter Smith Hospital NICU
dnelms@jpshealth.org 

Professional History 

  • Medical School: Univ of North Carolina School of Medicine, 1964
  • Internship: UT Med Branch Galveston, 1965
  • Residency: UT Med Branch Galveston, 1967

Language(s): English

Interests/Special Procedures:
Practice Limited to Neonatology