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Kristina B. Nylander, MD
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Kristina B. Nylander, MD

(949) 448-8821
Primary Specialties
  • Pediatrics
    (Board Certified)
Medical Groups & Affiliations
  • Mission Hospital Affiliated Physicians

Primary Office

Coastal Kids
25500 Rancho Niguel Rd.
Suite 110
Laguna Niguel, CA 92677
(949) 448-8821
(949) 448-8831
Mon - Fri: 8:30 a.m. - 5 p.m.

Secondary Office

(949) 951-1376
(949) 951-6378
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Physician Bio

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 Lactation Educator.

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.


  • Medical School:
    Oregon Health and Science University
  • Internship:
    Cedars- Sinai Medical Center - 2002
  • Residency:
    Cedars- Sinai Medical Center
  • Board Certified in Pediatrics


American Board of Pediatrics

Areas of Expertise

Dr. Nylander specializes in breastfeeding support, preventative care, and early childhood development.

Insurance ID Numbers

Aetna: *334871
Blue Cross: *0XL202
Blue Shield: 00A811580
CIGNA: 7856603001
CIGNA Select: 7856603003
Health Net: 3207207469
Health Net Senior: n/a
SCAN: n/a
United Healthcare: *0183520114

*Provider ID is the same for both HMO and Medicare Advantage Plans