Larissa Nelson - MD

Larissa Nelson - MD

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My Areas of Practice
Gynecologic surgery, abnormal uterine bleeding,  obstetrics, adolescent obstetrics and gynecology

General Information

Gender: Female

Accepting New Patients: Yes


Practices at

1415 St. Francis Ave.
Shakopee, MN 55379

Education & Certifications

Certification: American Board of Obstetrics and Gynecology

Obstetrics and Gynecology Residency: Spectrum Health - Butterworth Hospital
Grand Rapids, MI

MD: University of North Dakota School of Medicine
Grand Forks, ND

BA: University of Minnesota
Minneapolis, MD

Professional Associations & Awards

Fellow, American College of Obstetrics and Gynecology


Dr. Nelson is from Williston, North Dakota. She graduated from the University Of North Dakota School Of Medicine and completed her residency with Spectrum Health, Butterworth Hospital. Dr. Nelson has been awarded the Senior Resident Laparoscopy Award. She is a board certified OBGYN physician. Dr. Nelson loves getting to know her patients and continuing the relationship for many years. “ I discuss all options for management and treatment of illnesses in a straight forward manner.” Dr. Nelson enjoys the balance of her office practice, obstetrical care, and surgery. “I value the relationships with my patients through the exciting times such as child birth as well as through the challenging times like perimenopause or gynecological problems.” Dr. Nelson likes the multispecialty group and mentality that Park Nicollet offers at Shakopee and St Francis Hospital. She has a special interest in Gynecological Surgery and Adolescent Obstetrics and Gynecology. When not at Park Nicollet, Dr. Nelson volunteers at her church and enjoys biking, cooking, and reading. She enjoys spending time with her spouse and two fabulous daughters.