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Dr. Nika Howell joined Valley Children’s in October 2014 as a pediatric hospitalist. She has a special interest in advancing the care of medically underserved children, as well as teaching and medical education.

Dr. Howell received her medical degree from Medical College of Georgia in Augusta, Georgia. She completed her pediatric residency at Morehouse School of Medicine in Atlanta, Georgia. She is board eligible.

Dr. Howell has presented on various topics in her field. Her research interests include dental health risks in the pediatric population and counseling on dental health by pediatric providers. She is a member of Specialty Medical Group.

In her free time, she enjoys cooking, restaurant dining, playing tennis, jogging and outdoor recreation. 

Medical Education

  • Medical SchoolGeorgia Regents University (fka Medical College of Georgia)
  • ResidencyMorehouse School of Medicine