ALL skin patients *require* COVID Vaccinations for your safety and our safety, no exceptions. Video Virtual Appointments are available on Tuesdays and Wednesdays.

Virtual Visit


Dr. Nelson is now seeing patients online!

Receive treatment from Dr.Nelson using DermatologistOnCall, a safe and secure online dermatology platform.

Whether you’re at home, on the go, or just can’t make it into our office for an appointment, virtual visits make access to Dr. Nelson, a board-certified dermatologist easier, faster and more convenient than ever for both our new and existing patients.


Benefits of Virtual Care

  • Consult with Dr. Nelson online and on your time
  • Get a personalized treatment plan within 3 business days
  • Pick up appropriate prescriptions at your preferred pharmacy
  • Affordable at only $75 out-of-pocket per visit


3 Simple Steps to Healthier Skin



Create Account

Provide details about your skin condition and medical history.




Upload Photos

Take and upload photos of your skin condition to our private and secure platform.


Get Treatment

Receive a diagnosis and personalized treatment plan in under 24 hours, on average.



Watch this 1 minute video to see how this service works


Frequently Asked Questions

Is DermatologistOnCall Only Available for Certain Conditions?

We can treat over 3,000 skin, hair and nail conditions through this online dermatology care platform. The most common conditions we treat are acne, eczema, and rosacea.



How Much Does an Online Dermatology Visit Cost?

The cost of an online visit is $79. That includes the diagnosis, a personalized treatment plan and routing appropriate prescriptions to your preferred pharmacy.



How Soon Can I Expect a Diagnosis?

You will receive a diagnosis within three business days. You can receive counseling from the dermatologist for up to 30 days concerning the diagnosis and treatment for a single condition.



What If I Need a Biopsy?

If it is determined that an in-office procedure is needed, please contact our staff to schedule an appointment as soon as possible.



Is My Personal Health Information Kept Confidential?

Yes! DermatologistOnCall is secure and 100% HIPAA and HITECH compliant.

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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