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

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

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

As a Sports Medicine physician, Dr. Nelson has supported numerous educational institutions over the years. After his fellowship with Toledo University, he covered division I sports at Rutgers University. Currently, Dr. Nelson works with the Plumsted and Manchester school districts.

During his medical training, Dr. Nelson played college baseball, then rugby for 8 years. His current passions are golfing and spending time with his family.

Dr. Nelson has treated patients of all ages in the Toms River and Freehold area for several years. His calm demeanor will surely put you at ease the moment you meet him.

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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