Carolyn Nichols, M.D., is a board-certified pediatrician who earned her medical degree at Georgetown University School of Medicine. She completed her internship and residency at University of California, Irvine where she was also chief resident. Dr. Nichols describes herself as an outgoing person who can easily relate to both adults and children. She notes that communicating well with patients is one of her top priorities. She says it is very important that patients understand everything they're told. In her leisure time, Dr. Nichols likes to run, read, bake, and tap dance. She speaks English and some Spanish.