Dr. Nelson grew up in Madison, WI. Despite growing up a Badger and Packer fan, Dr. Nelson crossed the border to St. Paul, MN in 1999 to attend the University of St. Thomas, where he majored in biology and played varsity soccer. Upon graduating from the University of St. Thomas in 2003, he matriculated into the University of Minnesota School of Dentistry. In May 2007, he graduated dental school with distinction. Dr. Nelson makes it a priority to frequently attend dental continuing education courses beyond minimum requirements as he strives to provide high quality dental care to his patients. Dr. Nelson frequently attends Dakota Valley Study Club and Twin Cities Periodontics Study Club meetings among other dental education offerings in his pursuit of dental knowledge and skills. He currently is serving a 4 year commitment on the University Of Minnesota School Of Dentistry Continuing Dental Education Advisory Committee. This committee offers continuing dental education ideas for dental professionals provided by the University Of Minnesota School Of Dentistry.

Dr. Nelson is a general dentist that values establishing honest doctor-patient relationships. He believes his patients deserve the best dental care possible, so he works hard to improve his dental skills and knowledge with his patients in mind. He believes his patients deserve to know why dental care recommendations are made, so patients can be empowered to make the right decisions for their dental health. He truly enjoys helping others and looks forward to providing quality dental care to the community. He can’t wait to meet you and your family, working together toward maintaining your oral health.

In his free time, Dr. Nelson enjoys biking, reading, camping, fishing, traveling, golfing and playing soccer and basketball. Dr. Nelson also appreciates spending time with his wife, Sarah and daughter's Amelia and Marie.

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Chad Nelson, D.D.S
D.D.S stands for Doctor of Dental Surgery.

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