Dr. Robert Nelson comes to WellStreet Urgent Care with over 23 years experience in Urgent Care and Emergency Medicine. Following graduation with honors from Milligan College in Johnson City, Tennessee, Dr. Nelson received his M.D. degree from the Ohio State University College of Medicine in Columbus, Ohio in 1985. After completion of a pediatric internship at Cardinal Glennon Children’s Hospital in St. Louis, MO, he returned to Ohio State to complete his residency in Family Medicine Practice. Dr. Nelson is board certified in Family Medicine.
Dr. Nelson served as Medical Director of the Columbus Regional Urgent Care Center in Columbus, Georgia. Other leadership roles include serving as Medical director of MedDirect Urgent Care in Carson City, Nevada and the Department Chair of the SameDay Care Department at the Billings Clinic in Billings, Montana.
Dr. Nelson and his wife, Tammy, live in Cumming, Georgia. They have four children and six grandchildren.