Dr. Nathan Boonstra has specialized in General Pediatrics at Blank Children’s Hospital for the past five years.  Dr. Boonstra studied as an undergrad at Luther College and received his M.D. from the University of Iowa.  He also spent his residency at Blank Children’s Hospital. 

Dr. Boonstra’s areas of interests include preventative medicine and anticipatory guidance, especially regarding the safety and importance of childhood immunizations.

A bit more about the Doctor…

Favorite Movie: Star Wars, Memento, The Social network. (Favorite Kids’ Movie: The Incredibles)

Favorite Video Game:  Portal, Rock Band

Family: Married with two children, both boys.

Favorite Food: A very large steak, preferably grilled at Rube’s Steakhouse.

Favorite activity to do away from work: Reading, by myself or with my boys.  My six-year-old and I are working through the Spiderwick series.

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 BLANK CHILDREN'S HOSPITAL LIVE WELL: HAND, FOOT, MOUTH

 BLANK CHILDREN'S HOSPITAL LIVE WELL: STREP

 BLANK CHILDREN'S HOSPITAL LIVE WELL: FARM SAFETY 2

 BLANK CHILDREN'S HOSPITAL LIVE WELL: FARM SAFETY 1

 BLANK CHILDREN'S HOSPITAL LIVE WELL: ECZEMA

 BLANK CHILDREN'S HOSPITAL LIVE WELL: TEENAGE

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 BLANK CHILDREN'S HOSPITAL LIVE WELL: FOOD SAFETY

 BLANK CHILDREN'S HOSPITAL LIVE WELL: BULLYING

 BLANK CHILDREN'S HOSPITAL LIVE WELL: TICKS

 BLANK CHILDREN'S HOSPITAL LIVE WELL: SIDS PART 2

 BLANK CHILDREN'S HOSPITAL LIVE WELL: SIDS PART 1

 BLANK CHILDREN'S HOSPITAL LIVE WELL: BMI

 BLANK CHILDREN'S HOSPITAL LIVE WELL: CRIB SAFETY

 BLANK CHILDREN'S HOSPITAL LIVE WELL: BUG BITES

 BLANK CHILDREN'S HOSPITAL LIVE WELL: BROKEN BONES

 BLANK CHILDREN'S HOSPITAL LIVE WELL: SUNSCREEN

 BLANK CHILDREN'S HOSPITAL LIVE WELL: BACK TO SCHOOL

 BLANK CHILDREN'S HOSPITAL LIVE WELL: ADHD

 BLANK CHILDREN'S HOSPITAL LIVE WELL: CONSTIPATION PT 2

 BLANK CHILDREN'S HOSPITAL LIVE WELL: CONSTIPATION

 BLANK CHILDREN'S HOSPITAL LIVE WELL: BABYTALK