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David W. Nelson, MD

Cardiothoracic Surgery
Accepting New Patients
Offers Virtual Visits | A quick, convenient way to see your provider. Call the clinic to schedule.
Specialties
  • Cardiothoracic Surgery
Clinical Interests
  • Transcatheter aortic valve replacement (TAVR)
  • Aortic and mitral valve surgery
  • Thoracic surgery
  • Adult cardiac surgery
  • Coronary revascularization
  • Off-pump beating heart surgery
  • All aspects of thoracic surgery, including lung cancer, mediastinal tumors, esophageal cancer and minimally invasive thoracic surgery
Languages
  • English
Board Certification
American Board of Surgery, Thoracic Surgery
Get to Know Me

Dr. Nelson is married and has one daughter. He enjoys hiking, swimming, skiing and traveling with his family.

Medical School
University of Colorado - School of Medicine
Aurora, CO
1987
Internship
University of California Medical Center
Sacramento, CA
1988
Fellowship
University of Utah - School of Medicine
Salt Lake City, UT
1995
Residency
University of California Medical Center
Sacramento, CA
1993
Leadership Position
  • Overlake Clinics - Medical Director, Cardiothoracic Surgery
Awards
Seattle Magazine
Top Doctors
2015, 2019, 2020
Seattle Met
Top Doctors
2014, 2015, 2017, 2019, 2020
King County Heroes Breakfast
Workplace Rescue Award
2013

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