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Joseph L Nelson III, MD

Joseph L Nelson III, MD

Gastroenterology
Joseph L. Nelson, III, MD, is a board-certified gastroenterologist in Salem, Virginia.

Dr. Nelson earned his medical degree from VCU Health (formerly known as the Medical College of Virginia) in Richmond, Virginia. He completed both his internship and his residency in Internal Medicine with the University of Virginia affiliated program in Salem, Virginia. Dr. Nelson completed his fellowship in Gastroenterology at the Bowman Gray Center for Medical Education at Wake Forest School of Medicine in Winston-Salem, North Carolina.

Dr. Nelson is board-certified by, and a diplomate of, the American Board of Internal Medicine and Gastroenterology.


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Colon Polyps

Colonoscopy

Diarrhea

EGD

ERCP

Esophageal 24-Hour Reflux Impedance Study

Esophageal Manometry

Esophagogastroduodenoscopy

Flexible Sigmoidoscopy

Gallbladder Disease

Gastric & Duodenal Ulcers

Generalized Abdominal Pain

GERD

IBD

IBS

Pancreatitis

Swallowing Difficulty