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Christopher Shaun Nelson, M.D.

Christopher Shaun Nelson, M.D.

Emergency Medicine

UR Medicine Faculty The University of Rochester Medical Faculty Group (URMFG) consists of over 900 specialist and primary care providers spanning 19 departments. URMFG is certified by the National Committee for Quality Assurance.
Accountable Health Partner Accountable Health Partners (AHP) is a network of over 2,000 community and UR medical faculty and a dozen leading hospitals throughout the region. AHP offers a full range of care.
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Contact

Administrative (585) 275-4912

About Me

Professional Background

Dr. Chris Nelson is a native of Syracuse, NY, and obtained his undergraduate degree in ecology and evolutionary biology at the University of Rochester. During his time as an undergraduate, he developed a passion for the medical field, so following graduation he worked as a scribe at Rochester Genera...
Dr. Chris Nelson is a native of Syracuse, NY, and obtained his undergraduate degree in ecology and evolutionary biology at the University of Rochester. During his time as an undergraduate, he developed a passion for the medical field, so following graduation he worked as a scribe at Rochester General Hospital. He received his M.D. at SUNY Upstate, and subsequently completed residency in internal medicine at the University of Rochester Medical Center. After residency, he joined the faculty at URMC, where he splits time within the hospital medicine division - as a hospitalist - and the ED observation unit. He is excited to continue serving the Rochester community and is committed to delivering excellent patient care.

Certified Specialties

Internal Medicine - American Board of Internal Medicine

Faculty Appointments

Assistant Professor - Department of Medicine, Hospital Medicine (SMD)

Assistant Professor - Department of Emergency Medicine (SMD) - Joint

Credentials

Residency & Fellowship

Residency, Internal Medicine, University of Rochester Medical Center. 2018 - 2021

Education

MD | SUNY Upstate Medical University College of Medicine. 2018