Laura Popko, MD

Medical Director/Physician

Internal Medicine | Language(s) Spoken: English


Medical Degree:
– University of Nevada, Reno

Undergraduate Degree:
– University of Nevada, Reno


Dr. Popko went to college and medical school at the University of Nevada, Reno.  She did her residency training at Virginia Mason Medical Center in Seattle, WA. After six years of serving as a primary care physician at Virginia Mason, she has recently returned to her hometown of Reno, Nevada. With a keen interest in adult primary care, Dr. Popko’s professional focus lies in caring for aging populations, diabetes management, and chronic care.

Personal Interests

Outside of medicine, Dr. Popko enjoys spending time with her friends and family, including her husband and two young daughters.  She enjoys spending time outdoors including hiking, skiing, gardening, and hanging out at Lake Tahoe.


No matter what your healthcare needs may be, our kind, compassionate staff is standing by with a wide range of quality care options.

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Dr. Popko was amazing, patient, and listened to best develop a solution. Highly recommend seeing her.


I haven't experienced this level of care in over 50 years. Dr. Popko cares about the health of her patients. She is a doctor that symbolizes the Hippocratic Oath. I truly believe this and I am very grateful because of it.