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(515) 444-2390
1606 S Duff Suite #500 - Ames, Iowa 50010

Foot & Ankle
Specialists of Ames

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Foot & Ankle Specialists of Ames

Welcome to Foot & Ankle Specialists of Ames! We know you have many choices when it comes to your Foot and Ankle Care and we want to partner with you to help you feel better. When your feet hurt, it can be difficult to get through your day. We want to help keep you going! Your time is valuable, and we strive to stay on time to make your visit as efficient as possible. Please see our new patient information to help us be prepared for your visit. Take a step in the right direction and call us for an appointment today! Please leave a message if we are unable to answer. We check our voicemail regularly and will call you back as soon as we are able. 

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Dr. Nelson

Dr. Nelson is the founder of Foot and Ankle Specialists of Ames. She is a lifelong Iowan and grew up in Dubuque. She went to the University of Northern Iowa and received a degree in biology then went to Des Moines University for medical school. After completing a residency at St John North Shores in Harrison Township, Michigan she and her family returned to Iowa. She practiced at McFarland Clinic for 8 years and then returned to her alma mater, Des Moines University, for 4 years. She was an assistant professor and the Clinical Chair of the DMU Foot and Ankle Clinic. She decided to return to the Ames community to open her practice where she and her family still live. She continues to serve as part-time faculty at DMU.

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