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John W. Nord, M.D.

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Specialties

Languages

  • English

Clinical Details

Schedule An Appointment Clinical Office Address
Veterans Administration Medical Center
500 S Foothill Blvd
Salt Lake City, UT 84149

Bio

John William Nord Jr., MD is a Staff Physician at the George E. Wahlen VA Medical Center in Salt Lake City, UT As a primary care internist, His clinical interests include hypertension, obstructive sleep apnea, and preventative medicine. He is the sole provider at the VA who sees veterans in the post deployment intake clinic; a multidisciplinary clinic that targets veterans returning from Iraq and Afghanistan and seeks to enroll them in VA care.

Dr. Nord received his undergraduate degree from the University of Miami in 2001. He completed training in medicine at the University of Utah in 2006, and went on to complete residency in Internal Medicine in 2009. Dr. Nord served as Chief Medical Resident from 2009 to 2010 at the University of Utah. Upon completion of his Chief year, he joined the faculty at the George E Wahlen VA Medical Center. He is currently board certified in Internal Medicine.

Board Certification and Academic Information

Academic Departments Internal Medicine - Assistant Professor (Clinical)
Academic Divisions General Internal Medicine
Board Certification American Board of Internal Medicine

Academic Profile

Research Interests

  • Hypertension
  • Patient adherence and persistence with pharmacotherapeutic regimens
  • Kidney Failure, Chronic
  • Sleep Apnea, Obstructive

Board Certification and Academic Information

Academic Departments Internal Medicine - Assistant Professor (Clinical)
Academic Divisions General Internal Medicine
Board Certification American Board of Internal Medicine

Academic Office Locations

Academic Office Phone Number Academic Office Address
(801) 581-7899 School of Medicine
General Internal Medicine
30 N Medical Dr
Salt Lake City, UT 84132

Academic Bio

John Nord, MD is an Assistant Professor in the Department of Medicine, Division of General Internal Medicine, Staff Physician at the George E Wahlen VA Medical Center. As a primary care internist, his research interests include hypertension and obstructive sleep apnea. He is currently enrolled in a Masters program in Clinical Investigation offered through the Center for Clinical and Translational Science (CCTS) the University of Utah. He is conducting blood pressure research both at the Salt Lake City VA Medical Center and at the University of Utah’s CCTS though participation in the nationally funded multicenter Systolic Blood Pressure Intervention Trial (SPRINT).

Education

Education History

Type School Degree
Graduate Training University of Utah
Clinical Investigation
M.S.
Chief Resident University of Utah
Internal Medicine
Chief Medical Resident
Residency University of Utah
Internal Medicine
Resident
Professional Medical University of Utah School of Medicine
Medicine
M.D.
Undergraduate The University of Miami
Microbiology and Immunology
B.S.
Undergraduate Community College of the Air Force
Information Technology
A.S.

Publications

Selected Provider Publications

Journal Article

  1. Rose R, Nord J, Lanspa M (2014). Rhodococcus empyema in a heart transplant patient. Respirology Case Reports, 2, 42-44.
  2. Nord JW, Stults B, Rose R, Underwood A, Williams T, West G, Huhtala T, Milne C (May 2012). Optimizing Office Blood Pressure Measurement at a VAMC. Federal Practitioner, 29(5), 35-39.
  3. Ishmael J, Nord J, Spratt M, Quaal SJ, West G (July 15, 2011). The Nurse-Physician Liaison: How a New Position Can Reduce Housestaff Workload. Federal Practitioner, 28(7), 29-34.
  4. Rogers RK, Stoddard GJ, Greene T, Michaels AD, Fernandez G, Freeman A, Nord J, Stehlik J (2009). Usefulness of adjusting for clinical covariates to improve the ability of B-type natriuretic peptide to distinguish cardiac from noncardiac dyspnea. Am J Cardiol, 104(5), 689-94.

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