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Ryan C. Nelson, M.D.

Cardiology

Clinical Interests

General Cardiology

Contact Information

Phone Numbers

Appointment: (585) 341-6780

Office: (585) 341-6621

Fax: (585) 341-8489

URMFGA member of the University of Rochester Medical Faculty Group

groupAn Accountable Health Partner

assignmentAccepting New Patients

Biography

Dr. Nelson cares for general cardiology patients at Highland Hospital. He also cares for critically ill patients in the CCU at Strong Memorial Hospital. Dr. Nelson is board certified in Internal Medicine and Cardiovascular disease and holds advanced certifications in echocardiography, transesophageal echocardiography, and nuclear cardiology.

Professional Background

Dr. Nelson received his medical degree from the University of Buffalo School of Medicine and Biomedical Sciences. He completed his residency in Internal Medicine and fellowship in Cardiology at the University of Rochester Medical Center. During this time he also served as the Chief Cardiology Fellow. He joined the faculty in 2011.

Credentials

Faculty Appointments

Specialties

  • Cardiovascular Disease - American Board of Internal Medicine
  • Internal Medicine - American Board of Internal Medicine

Education

2001
BS | Cornell University
Biology

2005
MD | Univ at Buffalo SUNY School of Medicine & Biomedical Sciences
Medicine

2008
| University of Rochester Medical Center
Internal Medicine Residency Program

2011
| University of Rochester Medical Center
Cardiovascular Diseases Fellowship

Post-doctoral Training & Residency

7/01/2005 - 06/30/2006
Internship in Internal Medicine at University of Rochester Medical Center

07/01/2006 - 06/30/2008
Residency in Internal Medicine at University of Rochester Medical Center

07/01/2008 - 06/30/2011
Fellowship in Internal Medicine: Cardiovascular Disease at University of Rochester Medical Center

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SECOND OPINION | Reversing Heart Disease Myth or Medicine | BCBS