Dr. Lori E Nelson, MD

Dr. Lori E. Nelson, MD

Dr. Lori E. Nelson, MD

Languages: English
Fax: (301) 581-8031

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Specialties
  • Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation
  • Pain Medicine
Conditions I Treat
  • acute back pain
  • back muscle pain
  • back pain
  • cubital tunnel syndrome
  • failed back surgery syndrome
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Procedures I Perform
  • arm steroid injection
  • cervical steroid injection
  • epidural injection
  • facet injection
  • hand steroid injection
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About the Provider

Lori Nelson, MD, is board certified in Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation and fellowship-trained in Interventional Spine/Pain Management. Her clinical practice emphasizes the nonsurgical management of musculoskeletal disease. Dr. Nelson specializes in fluoroscopic spine injections, non-operative orthopaedic/sports medicine, and occupational medicine.

Dr. Nelson previously worked in private practice in Northern Virginia and as an attending at Performance Spine and Sports Physicians (PSSP) in Pennsylvania.

She received her medical degree from Loma Linda University, completed an Internal Medicine internship at Drexel-Hahnemann University Hospital, and a Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation residency at Boston Medical Center, where she served as chief resident. She completed a fellowship in Interventional Spine/Pain Management at PSSP.

Education
  • Residency Program: Boston University Medical Center (2008)
  • Internship Program: Drexel College of Medicine Hahnemann Univ Hosp (2005)
  • Medical School: Loma Linda University School of Medicine (2004)
  • Board Certification: American Board of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation, Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation
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Practice Locations
Member of Medical Staff
  • MedStar Montgomery Medical Center
  • MedStar National Rehabilitation Hospital