Frank Nelson, MD Email Frank Nelson
- ASSISTANT PROFESSOR | Medicine, Gastroenterology
- Hospital Affiliations
- Mount Sinai Morningside and Mount Sinai West
- Mount Sinai Queens
- The Mount Sinai Hospital
- Mount Sinai Doctors Medicine Multispecialty 212-523-5900 212-523-5900
Frank Nelson, MD, is Assistant Professor of Medicine at the Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai. He is board certified in both internal medicine and gastroenterology by the American Board of Internal Medicine. His fellowship training in gastroenterology included extensive experience in caring for patients with liver disease at one of the top liver treatment and transplant hospitals in the US. While there, he was selected as Chief Fellow by the fellowship program which acknowledged his clinical, educational and leadership skills. Prior to his fellowship, he completed a residency program in internal medicine at The Mount Sinai Hospital and obtained his medical degree from the Mount Sinai School of Medicine. He is currently a member of the American Association for the Study of Liver Disease.
Dr. Nelson’s clinical focus includes caring for patients with a range of liver conditions, such as viral hepatitis, metabolic and autoimmune liver disease, cirrhosis, complications of portal hypertension and diseases of the biliary system. He also treats patients with gastrointestinal conditions including pancreatitis, inflammatory bowel disease, celiac disease, gastritis, colonic polyps and colon cancer. He has over 20 years of experience with gastrointestinal procedures including colonoscopy, esophagogastroduodenoscopy (EGD), both diagnostic and therapeutic, as well as therapeutic endoscopic retrograde cholangiopancreatography, (ERCP).
Passionate about serving a diverse patient population, Dr. Nelson enjoys caring for the patients of the Queens community. He looks forward to community outreach through his presentations and discussions on hepatitis B and C as well as colorectal cancer. He is fluent in Spanish.
- Angiodysplasia of the Colon
- Antibiotic-Associated Colitis-C Difficile
- Colon Polypectomy
- Colon Polyps
- Crohn's Disease
- Endoscopic Band Ligation
- Endoscopic Retrograde Cholangiopancreatography
- Flexible Sigmoidoscopy
- Inflammatory Bowel Disease
- Iron-Deficiency Anemia
- Peptic Ulcer
- Ulcerative Colitis
- Upper GI Endoscopy
MD, Westmed Medical Group
Residency, Internal Medicine
Mount Sinai Hospital
University of Pittsburgh Medical Center
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Dr.Nelson did not report having any of the following types of financial relationships with industry during 2021 and/or 2022: consulting, scientific advisory board, industry-sponsored lectures, service on Board of Directors, participation on industry-sponsored committees, equity ownership valued at greater than 5% of a publicly traded company or any value in a privately held company. Please note that this information may differ from information posted on corporate sites due to timing or classification differences.
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