Andrew L. Nelson, M.D.- Sports Medicine

Dr. Andrew L. Nelson is a fellowship-trained Sports Medicine physician and a board certified Internal Medicine physician who specializes in non-surgical orthopedics, concussion management, sports performance and training / exercise reviews. He is also certified by the American Board of Internal Medicine.

He treats a range of conditions including joint pain, strains and sprains, osteoarthritis, musculoskeletal injuries, and fractures. He also has experience in workman’s compensation.

Dr. Nelson has been involved with numerous high schools over the years; currently in the Plumsted and Manchester school districts. He has covered division 1 sports at Rutgers University after his fellowship with Toledo University.

During his medical training, Dr. Nelson played college baseball and then rugby for 8 years. He currently enjoys playing golf and spending time with his family.

Dr. Nelson has been treating sports injuries in the Toms River and Freehold area for several years. He has also treated patients of all ages and his patience and calm manner will put you at ease the moment you meet him.

Education and Training

Medical School:
UMDNJ – New Jersey Medical School – Newark, NJ, 1995

Internship:
UMDNJ – New Jersey Medical School – Newark, NJ – Internal Medicine, 1995-1996

Residency:
UMDNJ – New Jersey Medical School – Newark, NJ – Internal Medicine

Undergraduate:
Rutgers University, 1992

Fellowship:
Sports Care – Toledo Hospital Sports Medicine

Certification:
American Board of Internal Medicine
Sports Medicine

Specialties:
Sports Medicine
Concussion Management
Non-Surgical Orthopaedics
Joint Pain
Strains / Sprains
Osteoarthritis
Musculoskeletal Injuries
Fracture Care
Training / Exercise Review

Licensure:
New Jersey