Dr Kristina Nylander grew up in Laguna Hills and has been a pediatrician
in south Orange County since 2004.
Dr. Nylander attended Loyola Marymount University in Los Angeles, and graduated
cum laude with a Bachelor of Science degree in Biology in 1995. After
moving to Portland Oregon and working in medical research, she attended
Oregon Health & Science University School of Medicine and graduated
in 2001. Dr. Nylander then returned to southern California for her residency
in pediatrics at Cedars-Sinai Medical Center. Upon completing the program
in 2004, she was the recipient of the Pediatric Primary Care Award and
the Golden Apple Teaching Award. She is board certified in Pediatrics,
is a Fellow of the American Academy of Pediatrics, and is a UCLA Certified
Special interests of Dr. Nylander's include infant growth and development
and breastfeeding support. Dr. Nylander lives with her husband and two
daughters in Laguna Niguel.