Lynn Nelson, MD

The surgeons of Orthopedic Specialists have combined their training and experience to treat a multitude of orthopedic conditions and injuries for patients in Fort Dodge, Belmond, Clarion, Garner, and Humboldt. Our three specialists are renowned for their work in virtually every orthopedic subspecialty, including spine care, sports medicine, total joint replacement & revision surgery, trauma, and physical therapy services. With compassion and expertise, Orthopedic Specialists’ surgeons are dedicated to providing you with the progressive, individualized care that you deserve.

Lynn Nelson, MD
Phone
515-955-6767
Specialties & Services
Primary Clinic
Iowa Specialty Hospital - Belmond
403 1st Street SE
Belmond, IA 50421
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Practice Information

Joined Orthopedic Specialists

December 2019

Medical Interests

Spinal surgery including cervical and lumbar surgeries

Education & Professional Certification

Certifications

American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery

Medical School

University of Iowa - Iowa City, IA 

Residency

Orthopaedic Surgery - Indiana University School of Medicine, Indianapolis, IN

Fellowship

Rae Jacobs Memorial Spine Fellowship - Kansas University Medical Center, Kansas City, KS and North Kansas City Hospital - North Kansas City, MO

Professional Societies

American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons; North American Spine Society; Iowa Orthopaedic Society; Alpha Omega Alpha Medical Honor Society 

Professional & Personal Interests

Hobbies and Personal Interests

Enjoys water skiing, snow skiing, and spending time with family.

Community Involvement

Knights of Columbus; Volunteer team physician for Des Moines Buccaneers and Dowling Catholic School