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Marsha C. Nelson, MD

4.8 out of 5
32  Ratings , 14  Comments


Marsha Nelson, MD, MPH, FACS, is a board certified surgeon specializing in breast surgery and care of breast diseases. She was most recently an attending surgeon with a focus on trauma/acute care and breast diseases in Fayetteville, NC, for nearly 10 years before joining Valley Health Breast Center in Winchester, VA, in 2023. Dr Nelson is dedicated to ensuring that her patients understand their treatment options and plan for care. Her goal is for her patients to feel confident in both their treatment plan and in the care they are receiving while being able to stay close to home.
Dr Nelson is originally from Olney, MD. She lives in Winchester with her husband and four sons and enjoys reading, cooking and scrapbooking in her spare time.

Medical Interests Areas of Interest:
  • Evaluation of benign breast disease
  • Review and management of abnormal breast imaging
  • Assessment of breast cancer risk
  • Breast cancer screening recommendations
  • Diagnosis and treatment of breast cancers
  • Fellow of the American College of Surgeons (FACS)
  • Residency
  • Christiana Care Health System Newark, DE
  • Medical School
  • New York Medical College Valhalla, NY


  • 01/22/2024
    Rating: 5

    Explained everything well. Very personable & made me feel at ease.

  • 01/14/2024
    Rating: 5

    I felt very confident that Dr. Nelson gave me the pertinent information and I did not feel like I was being rushed to finish

  • 01/11/2024
    Rating: 5

    This was the first time I saw Dr. Nelson. She took the time to listen to me ask questions and addressed all of my concerns. Really liked her.

  • 12/22/2023
    Rating: 5

    Dr Nelson is awesome