Wappett, Nigel, MD
Nigel G. Wappett, MD
Obstetrics and Gynecology
Tanana Valley Clinic
After 13 years in Women’s Health at Chief Andrew Isaac Health Center, Nigel Wappett, MD, returns to Tanana Valley Clinic’s OB/GYN department. Dr. Wappett practiced at TVC from 1983 to 2001. His return will be a homecoming as well as the only father-son collaboration of medicine in Fairbanks.
Interests & Activities
Dr. Wappett enjoys Nordic skiing, sea kayaking, outdoor photography, scuba diving and exploring the great state of Alaska.
Earned medical degree from University of Utah College of Medicine, Ob-Gyn Honors program, 1976 graduate.
Internship & Residency
Straight Ob-Gyn Internship, William Beaumont Army Medical Center, El Paso, Texas, 1976-77.
Obstetrics and Gynecology, William Beaumont Army Medical Center, El Paso, Texas, 1977-80
One of only five practitioners in Alaska who have the designation of Nationally Certified Menopause Practitioner from the North American Menopause Society, and has spent 13 years as the Co-Chairman of the Alaska State Maternal-Infant Mortality Committee.