Dr. Nelson is the Medical Director of the Beckman Laser Institute and Medical Clinic and is Professor of Surgery, Dermatology and Biomedical Engineering at the University of California, Irvine. He is engaged in full-time clinical practice serving patients with pediatric port wine stain birthmarks, hemangiomas, and other vascular malformations and skin disorders. Dr. Nelson also founded the UC Irvine Vascular Birthmarks and Malformations Diagnostic and Treatment Center and serves as its Director. We are grateful that Dr. Nelson also serves as Medical Director of VBF and makes possible our annual Conference and Clinic in Irvine, California. In 2005, Dr. Nelson was named “Physician of the Year” by VBF for his role in pioneering novel treatments for port wine stains and his efforts in establishing UCI as a center of excellence in treating these disorders. He has been integral to managing, family counseling, and raising funds to defray travel expenses for individuals in need of treatment. Dr. Nelson has volunteered his time with VBF for over a decade to serve our community and advance our mission.
To participate in this VBF Facebook Live session, “Like us” on Facebook at Vascular Birthmarks Foundation. Then, select GOING or INTERESTED on our Facebook Live Event to receive a reminder of the event. Make sure to tune in at 5 pm PDT (8PM EST) on Wednesday, August 28, 2019 to get your questions answered live by Dr. Nelson.
Then tune in at 5pm California time on Wednesday, August 28!