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Meet Dr. Nelson


Jennell Nelson, MD, is a highly-qualified and trusted dermatology provider welcoming new and existing patients to Nelson Dermatology, a state-of-the-art practice located in Manassas, Virginia. Dr. Nelson has extensive experience diagnosing and managing acne, psoriasis, atopic dermatitis, hair loss, and other chronic conditions. She’s also an expert in treating people with darker skin tones who have hyperpigmentation and scarring issues.

After earning her Doctor of Medicine from Meharry® Medical College in Nashville, Tennessee, Dr. Nelson completed a competitive residency program. She then pursued her dermatology residency through Case Western Reserve University at the University Hospitals Cleveland Medical Center in Ohio.

Dr. Nelson loves to learn and stays current on new developments and technologies in her field.  She has advanced training with the Cutera® and Candela ™ laser system and is also part of the Allergan Partner Privileges® program. Dr. Nelson applies her skills in aesthetic injectable treatments to offer complete liquid face-lift packages as an alternative to surgery.

Dr. Nelson is board-certified through the American Board of Dermatology and is a fellow of the American Academy of Dermatology. She is also the chair of the Department of Dermatology at Inova Fairfax Hospital in Virginia. In her position, she is respected as being a leader for her unique expertise in a wide range of dermatological issues.

Nelson Dermatology has a multicultural and bilingual team (with speakers of both English and Spanish), of which Dr. Nelson is proud. Her patients appreciate her warmth, kindness, and dedication to providing premium dermatology services and educating her patients.

What we offer



Nelson Dermatology
13289 Gateway Center Dr, Suite 27
Gainesville, VA 20155
Phone: 703-393-6366
Fax: 571-379-8364

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