Dr. Krista Nelson, DPM | Podiatrist in Missouri and IllinoisSpecializing in Podiatric Medicine and Surgery
Dr. Nelson is now the Official Podiatrist for SIUE (Southern Illinois University Edwardsville) Athletics.
Dr. Krista Nelson received her podiatric medical degree at Des Moines University College of Podiatric Medicine and Surgery in Des Moines, Iowa. She completed a three-year surgical residency at DePaul Health Center in Bridgeton, Missouri.
Dr. Nelson is skilled in the techniques of foot and ankle surgery, sports medicine, wound care, and diabetic foot care. As a lifelong competitive runner she appreciates the importance of a healthy and active lifestyle. Her goal is to get her patients back on their feet as quickly as possible.
While spending the majority of her time at the Edwardsville location, Dr. Nelson also sees patients at our Alton office. In addition to her special interest in sports medicine, she specializes in wound care and limb salvage.
Dr. Nelson resides in Edwardsville with her husband and son. She enjoys running the trails of Edwardsville, gardening, and spending time with her family. She takes great pride in her work with her patients.
Dr. Nelson is available for appointments at the following offices:
Very nice experience! I had a very short wait for an appointment, short wait to get in at the office, everyone was super nice and Dr. Nelson was very informative and easy to talk with