Megan R. Schoettler


Pediatric nurse practitioner

Megan Schoettler is a pediatric nurse practitioner who cares for chronically ill infants, children and young adults with kidney disease. She also provides education, consultations, support and advocacy for patients in both the hospital and the clinics.

Schoettler led the development of the UCSF Pediatric Hypertension Program, the only such program in the region dedicated to evaluating and treating children and teens with high blood pressure.

Schoettler earned an undergraduate degree in nursing at Georgetown University and a master's degree in nursing at UCSF, training to become a pediatric acute care nurse practitioner. She is a member of the National Association of Pediatric Nurse Practitioners and National Kidney Foundation, and is the founding member and 2015-2016 facilitator of the advanced health practitioner committee at UCSF Benioff Children's Hospital San Francisco.

  • Education

    UCSF, MS, Nursing, 2011

  • Board Certifications

    Pediatric Nurse Practitioner, Pediatric Nursing Certification Board (PNCB)

Clinics I work with (1)


Hypertension Program

Hypertension Program

1825 Fourth St., Sixth Floor
San Francisco, CA 94158

Where I see patients (1)

    Smell the roses

    Wander outside into our Butterfly Garden in Oakland and our healing gardens at Mission Bay.

    Please check with your health insurance plan regarding coverage for this type of care. Not all providers at UCSF are covered by every insurance plan.