Ian Nelligan

Family medicine doctor

Bio:   Dr. Nelligan is a family medicine physician with a passion for providing high quality primary care, medical education, and primary care research. After completing undergraduate and medical school in North Carolina, he moved to San Francisco to finish training in family medicine at the San Francisco General Hospital. During his years at UCSF’s Family and Community Medicine Residency he developed clinical interests in preventive medicine, chronic pain, refugee health, liver disease, mental health, and chronic disease management. He also has a background in public health with special interests in global health, community medicine, quality improvement, and community based participatory research. He is co-Director of the Longitudinal Community Health Advocacy Medical Partnership (L-CHAMP), a new and innovative Stanford School of Medicine course that provides early authentic community based clinical experiances and mentorship to medical students.

Dr. Nelligan was trained at one of the top family medicine residency programs in the country to provide full spectrum, high quality primary care. He is a specialist in primary care procedures including a wide variety of dermatologic, musculoskeletal, and gynecologic procedures. Dr. Nelligan is fluent in medical Spanish and strives to provide culturally and structurally competent care.
4.7 out of 5
58 Patient Ratings
7 Patient Comments

Family Medicine at Hoover Pavilion

  • 211 Quarry Road
  • Palo Alto, CA 94304
  • Phone: 650-498-9000
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Professional Education

  • MPH, University of North Carolina Gillings School of Global Public Health, Public Health (2008)
  • Medical Education: University of North Carolina Chapel Hill (2010) NC
  • Board Certification: Family Medicine, American Board of Family Medicine (2013)
  • Residency: UCSF Family Practice Residency Program (2013) CA

Honors & Awards

  • James Bell Bullitt Award, UNC Chapel Hill School of Medicine (5/2010)
  • Primary Care Award, North Carolina Area Health Education Centers (AHEC) (5/2005)
  • Eugene S. Mayer Community Service Honor Society, UNC Chapel Hill School of Medicine (3/2007)
  • John B. Graham Research Society, UNC Chapel Hill (3/2007)

Patient Ratings and Comments

4.8

Friendliness

4.6

Recommended to others

4.7

Explanations

4.7

Listens

4.6

Includes you in decisions

4.8

Clear Communication

4.6

Confidence in your doctor

4.5

Wait times

SHC Patient, Jan 2015

Very pleased with the friendliness and helpfulness of the care provider.

SHC Patient, Dec 2014

Good.

SHC Patient, Nov 2014

Dr. Nelligan is EXCELLENT - kind, patient, perceptive. I am so grateful that he is my doctor! He even remembered miniscule details about my family that I had mentioned at a past office visit.

SHC Patient, Oct 2014

I was very pleased by my treatment by Dr. Nelligan.

SHC Patient, Oct 2014

Already recommended to a friend.

SHC Patient, Aug 2014

Really fantastic!

SHC Patient, Jul 2014

My husband is now going to see Dr. Nelligan & I recommended my friend also.

4.7 out of 5
58 Patient Ratings
7 Patient Comments

SHC Patient, Jan 2015

Very pleased with the friendliness and helpfulness of the care provider.

SHC Patient, Dec 2014

Good.

SHC Patient, Nov 2014

Dr. Nelligan is EXCELLENT - kind, patient, perceptive. I am so grateful that he is my doctor! He even remembered miniscule details about my family that I had mentioned at a past office visit.

SHC Patient, Oct 2014

I was very pleased by my treatment by Dr. Nelligan.

SHC Patient, Oct 2014

Already recommended to a friend.

SHC Patient, Aug 2014

Really fantastic!

SHC Patient, Jul 2014

My husband is now going to see Dr. Nelligan & I recommended my friend also.