Love the Skin You’re In: Dermatology Now Offered
7/8/2011

As our largest organ, it makes sense that taking care of our skin would enhance our overall health. But all too often, our skin gets short shrift. To ensure you have ready access to an array of essential skin care services, Story Medical is now offering dermatology services in the Outpatient Clinic in Nevada.

Anne Nelson, PA-C, joined Story Medical this May and has advanced training in treating conditions ranging from rashes and warts to eczema, psoriasis, rosacea and more. Nelson is skilled in skin cancer and pre-cancer treatment and performs annual skin cancer checkups. She provides continuing care for those with acne, suspicious moles, or other conditions requiring regular monitoring as well.

Anne Nelson is a state licensed physician assistant accredited by the NCCPA and  is affiliated with Bergman Cosmetics Surgery in Des Moines. She is certified to treat all ages of patients.

Anne graduated with a bachelor of science degree in genetics from Iowa State University and received her masters degree in physician assistant studies from Des Moines University. She has been trained in the diagnosis and management of skin care and conditions as well as in the Obagi skin program, Botox, and sclerotherapy. She is a member of the Society of Dermatology Physician Assistants, Iowa Physician Assistant Society (IPAS), and the American Academy of Physician Assistants (AAPA).

In addition to the traditional medical procedures, Nelson will also offer a number of cosmetic procedures including chemical peels, Botox treatment, and more.

“I’m excited to offer dermatology services to patients at Story Medical,” said Nelson. “The facility offers patients a great atmosphere for skin care services with a professional nursing staff that is second to none.”

To schedule an appointment with Anne Nelson, PA-C, please call the Story Medical Outpatient Clinic at (515) 382-7738.Many dermatology services are available without a referral from your primary care provider, but patients are encouraged to check with their insurance company about coverage before making an appointment.

For 60 years, Story County Medical Center, Story Medical Clinics and Story Medical Senior Care have been the trusted providers of high-quality, local healthcare services for the residents of Story County. Their modern South Campus creates a healing environment that matches the personalized care and clinical expertise of its medical staff. Visit www.StoryMedical.org for more information

View all... | Print