Patrick Nelson, PA-C at Surgical Dermatology Group

Patrick Nelson, PA-C

Certified Physician Assistant



Patrick Nelson is a physician assistant. He graduated summa cum laude from Troy University in 2006 earning a bachelor’s degree in biology. He also graduated summa cum laude from the physician assistant program of the University of South Alabama in 2009.

Patrick is married to Hannah, who is a native of Dothan and a local high school English and rhetoric teacher. They are actively involved members at Mt. Gilead Baptist Church. They enjoy running half-marathons and going on mission trips. Patrick is an avid reader and lover of all outdoor activities and sports. Because he grew up in Alabama’s Coffee County, Patrick feels truly at home in Dothan.

Education & Training

  • Troy UniversityBachelor’s (biology)
  • University of South AlabamaMaster of Science (physician assistant)

Insurance Accepted

Please see the current list of insurance plans we accept below. If you do not see your plan, please contact your insurance company to confirm coverage.
  • Aetna: HMO, PPO, Comm
  • American Postal Workers Union
  • Ascension Smart Health
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield (BCBS): HMO, PPO, Comm
  • Cigna: HMO, PPO, Comm
  • Cigna HealthSpring
  • Devoted Health
  • Humana: HMO, PPO, Comm
  • Medicare
  • Multiplan
  • Railroad Medicare
  • UnitedHealthcare (UHC): PPO, HMO, Comm, AARP
  • Veterans Affairs Community Care Network (VA CCN): Managed by UHC
  • Viva: HMO, PPO, Comm

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