Dr. Nelkin is a Board-Certified Emergency Medicine Physician with 15 years of experience in the Emergency Department. Dr. Nelkin is thrilled to join the outstanding medical team at The How Clinic in Encinitas, California. He has a passion for wellness and longevity medicine and he enjoys helping others achieve and maintain a better overall quality of health
Dr. Nelkin received his medical degree at University of Kansas School of Medicine in Kansas City, Kansas. From there, he completed a residency in Emergency Medicine at University of Arizona, in Tucson. He has been a practicing physician in the San Diego area since 2007.
Dr. Nelkin is BioTe certified and is happy to offer the latest in bio-identical hormone replacement. He specializes in Men’s Health and hormone optimization including testosterone replacement. Many people may not recognize that fatigue, mental fog, anxiety, muscle aches/pains, and insomnia are likely the result of hormone imbalances. Through hormone optimization, these conditions can be dramatically improved and allow you to live your best life!
During his free time he enjoys an active lifestyle including mountain biking, cycling, Orange Theory, skiing, and playing golf. He is happily married and has two beautiful girls.