Anna-Kaisa Niemi, M.D., Ph.D.

Specialty

Neonatology

Organization

Rady Children's Specialists of San Diego

Medical Group / IPA

CPMG/RCHN/RCSSD

Medical School

Oulun Yliopisto (University of Oulu)

Residency

Stanford University Medical Center

Fellowship

Stanford University Medical Center

Board Certifications

Clinical Genetics, Pediatrics

Gender

F

Bio

Dr. Anna-Kaisa Niemi is a pediatrician in the Neonatology Division of Rady Children's Hospital-San Diego and an assistant clinical professor at UC San Diego School of Medicine. She is board certified in pediatrics, medical biochemical genetics and clinical genetics.

After graduating from the University of Oulu in Finland in 2003, Dr. Niemi completed her residency in pediatrics at Lucile Packard Children's in 2009. She then completed her fellowship in clinical genetics, medical biochemical genetics and neonatal-perinatal medicine at Stanford University. At the same time, she completed a distance learning fellowship in integrative medicine at the University of Arizona.

Dr. Niemi?s area of interest is in neonatal metabolic disorders, especially the management of hyperammonemia, as well as integrative medicine approaches, such as infant massage in the NICU.

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