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Sasha N. Nelson, M.D.

Contact Information

Phone Numbers

Appointment: (585) 538-6250

Fax: (585) 538-6223

URMFGA member of the University of Rochester Medical Faculty Group

groupAn Accountable Health Partner

assignmentNot Accepting New Patients

Faculty Appointments

Patient Care Setting

Primary Care


Dr. Nelson strives to provide quality and comprehensive care to her patients. She believes in fostering lasting relationships with her patients. She provides care to individuals of all ages - from newborns to older adults.

She has a special interest in public health and preventive medicine. Dr. Nelson also has an interest in working with patients in rural and under-served communities.

Dr. Nelson enjoys running, kayaking, salsa dancing, singing and playing the violin.

Dr. Nelson is accepting pediatric patients only.

Professional Background

Dr. Nelson received her undergraduate degree in Public Health from the Johns Hopkins University. She received her medical degree and completed her residency in Internal Medicine/Pediatrics at the University of Rochester School of Medicine and Dentistry. She graduated with distinctions in community service and global health.



  • Internal Medicine - American Board of Internal Medicine
  • Pediatrics - American Board of Pediatrics


MD | University of Rochester School of Medicine/Dentistry

Post-doctoral Training & Residency

07/16/2009 - 06/24/2012
Residency in Pediatrics, Internal Medicine at University of Rochester Medical Center

07/15/2008 - 07/15/2009
Internship in Pediatrics, Internal Medicine at University of Rochester Medical Center