Nancy Nelson MD
"I love being a pediatrician and consider it a privilege and blessing to be able to care for my patients and families. I enjoy being a part of the journey and a source of support as they grow and mature through the stages of infancy, childhood and adolescence. I practiced pediatrics at the Buffalo Clinic, Buffalo MN for 24 years where I established their first pediatric practice and provided full-spectrum primary pediatric care from birth through adolescence. Seven years ago, I moved to Corvallis, Oregon to focus on outpatient and community pediatrics, serving also as the Resident Educator/Preceptor for their 2nd and 3rd year family medicine residents. I am so excited now to return home to Minnesota to be closer to family and friends."
About Dr. Nancy Nelson
Dr. Nancy Nelson joined the Mankato Clinic in March 2022. Dr Nelson was born in Davenport IA and grew up in St. Louis Missouri.
Personal Information & Interests
In her spare time, she loves to walk and hike, singing in church choir with community chorus, quilting, and hanging out with her 3 adult children and Jazzy, her naughty Boston Terrier.
Expertise & Clinical Interests
She loves the variety of patients in general pediatrics but has a special place in her heart for special needs children.
- Medical Degree
- University of Missouri, Columbia, MO
- Pediatrics, Marshfield Clinic, Marshfield, WI
She was amazing. She even told us options that we hadn't heard of or even discussed with other providers before. She gave me ease of mind and peace with her knowledge that she would make the best decision for our child.