After graduation from Minnehaha Academy High School in Minneapolis, Dr Nelson moved to Illinois where she attended Wheaton College and received her B.A. in Political Science and Biology. She went to the University of South Dakota Medical School in Vermillion. Then, she returned to her hometown and the University of Minnesota where she completed her OB/GYN residency.
Dr Nelson is a Board Certified Obstetrician and Gynecologist with several years of experience in the Twin Cities Metro Area.
Dr Nelson looks at the whole person…mind, body and soul. She actively studies and applies integrative and anti-aging medicine in order to enrich the lives of her patients. She is interested in Menopause and hormone changes at any stage in life.
“I tend to think outside the box. I listen intently and continue to think about my patients well after the day is done. You never know when you come up with the solution to a complex problem,”
In her spare time she has fun with her family. As they enjoy outdoor sports including cycling, skiing and boating. “I love cooking shows, chick flicks and shopping,”