American Board of Pediatric SurgeryAmerican Board of Pediatric SurgeryAmerican Board Of Pediatric Medicine1979-2010 member of the American Pediatric Medical Association, California Pediatric Medical Association, and the Midstate Pediatric Medical Association1991-1992 Board of Directors of the Kern County Arthritis Association1995-1997 Board Member of the Kern Chapter of the American Diabetes Association1988-Current Current regular lecturer for the Community Diabetes Education Series on the Diabetic Foot presented by the Pacific Health Education Center and San Joaquin Hospital
University of California at IrvineCalifornia College of Pediatric Medicine
Thomas Nelson, DPM is a board certified podiatrist who specializes in diabetic foot care and podiatric surgery. He received his doctorate degree from the California College of Podiatric Medicine and completed his preceptorship with Robert Garner, DPM. Dr. Nelson has been in private practice for more than 30 years serving the Bakersfield area.