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Bryce Nelson, MD, PhD

Associate professor and chief
61 Ratings

Endocrinology and metabolism, Transgender

Board Certifications

Pediatric Endocrinology, Pediatrics


Center for Endocrinology Diabetes and Metabolism
2305 N. Parham Road, Suite 1
Richmond, VA 23229
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Children's Pavilion
1000 East Broad Street
Richmond, VA 23219
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Areas of interest

Type 1 diabetes
Type 2 diabetes
Transgender medicine


Dr. Nelson is a member of the Pediatric Endocrine Society, American Diabetes Association, American Academy of Pediatrics and Endocrine Society. He is a former pediatric IRB chair and has earned many accolades, including being listed among America's Best Doctors in 2013 and 2014.


Medical School Medical Scientist Training Program, Medical University of South Carolina
Residency Vanderbilt Children's Hospital
Fellowship Vanderbilt Children's Hospital

Research interests

Type 1 diabetes prevention and treatment,Type 2 diabetes treatment

Ratings & reviews

61 Ratings

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September 2021
Dr. Bryce Nelson is fantastic!
August 2021
Good. Everyone was very nice.
July 2021
Dr. Nelson is one of the kindest most competent drs. I have ever met. My son has many specialist at VCU and Dr. Nelson is by far top notch!
June 2021
Dr. Nelson & his staff are amazing! Very understanding & helpful.
May 2021
Dr. Nelson is great.
April 2021
Dr. Nelson takes time and answers all questions
February 2021
He's the best doctor we could ask for! Super caring & considerate of patients needs and concerns.
January 2021
Dr. Nelson is one of the best doctors I've seen in my medical history.
September 2020
Excellent physician is so professional, excellent attitude with their patients.
June 2020
Dr. Nelson was extremely thorough and explained everything very well. Also very respectful.
May 2020
Would recommend Dr. Nelson.

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Board Certifications

Clinical Interests

  • Type 1 diabetes
  • Type 2 diabetes
  • Transgender medicine

Provider Videos

  • Back to school during COVID-19: Diabetes care