Mankato State University, Cum Laude Honor Graduate - St. Mary's University, Master of Science Degree
University of Minnesota Medical School, Alpha Omega Alpha Honor Medical Society Member
Mayo Clinic Graduate School of Medicine: Chief Resident
Anesthesiology - 1998
Ritchie Day Surgery Center - Anesthesia Director
Dr. Scott Nelson's interest in anesthesia started as a nurse anesthetist in the early 1980′s. After which, he decided to attend medical school and completed a residency in Anesthesiology at the Mayo Clinic. He enjoys providing anesthesia for all surgical disciplines including: obstetrics, pediatrics, cardiovascular, otolaryngology, and orthopedic.
Dr. Nelson has a wide variety of personal interests, such as boating, hunting, and traveling. He also enjoys many physical activies, especially golf and weight training.