Dr. Nicole C. Nelson joined Columbia Surgical Associates in the fall of 2014 as a general surgeon. At Columbia Surgical Associates, her practice centers on breast cancer and melanoma.
- An Iowa native, Dr. Nelson completed her general surgery residency at the University of Missouri-Columbia in 2014.
- Prior to her residency, she was at Nova Southeastern University in FortLauderdale, Fla. for medical school where she graduated in 2009.
- Her undergraduate work was completed at Iowa State University in Ames, Iowa, in 2004.
- A board-certified general surgeon, Dr. Nelson is an associate fellow of the American College ofSurgeons and a member of the American Society of Breast Surgeons.