John Nelson, D.P.M.

John Nelson

Specialty: General Podiatric Medicine and Surgery

Board Certifications

  • American Board of Podiatric Surgery
  • American Board of Podiatric Medicine and Orthopedics
  • American Academy of Wound Management

Professional Memberships

  • American Podiatric Medical Association
  • Fellow, American College of Foot and Ankle Surgeons
  • American Public Health Association
  • American Diabetes Association

Hospital Affiliations

  • Mt. Sinai Medical Center
  • North Shore Hospital
  • Westchester General Hospital
  • Larkin Hospital

Medical School

  • Ohio College of Podiatric Medicine


  • Kern Hospital for Specialized Surgery, Warren, Michigan


  • Kern Hospital for Specialized Surgery, Warren, Michigan

Academic Appointments

  • Associate Dean of Clinics
    Barry University Foot and Ankle
  • Professor of Podiatric Medicine
    Barry University School of Podiatric Medicine


  • "Epiphysiodesis in the Correction of Pediatric Pedal Deformity", Journal of Foot Surgery
  • "Nitrous Oxide: An Asset of the Podiatric Armamentarlum", Podiatric Quaterly, 1:1 January 1991
  • "The Vascular History and Physical Exam", Journal of Podiatric Medicine and Surgery, January 1993

Clinical Trial

  • "Ammonium Lactate Lotion vs. Liposome based Moisturizing Lotion for Plantar Xerosis" a double clinical trial, Journal of Podiatric Medical Associate (10): 502-505.


  • An Evaluation of the Efficacy of the Circulator Boot in Altering Hemodynamics of the Ischemic Lower Extremity and Foot.