Dr. Robert Nelson, a board certified Oral and Maxillofacial Surgeon, is a graduate of University of Southern California Dental School and completed his residency in Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery at USC-LA County Hospital. He also trained in a Cancer Externship at USC-LA County Hospital. He is a member and has served as President of the Southern California Academy of Oral Pathology. Dr. Nelson served as Chairman of the Peer Review Committee of the California Association of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgeons, and on the Orange County Dental Society Finance Committee. He has served on the attending staff of USC-LA County Hospital, instructing residents in outpatient anesthesia. Dr. Nelson currently serves as a General Anesthesia On-Site Evaluator for the California State Board.
Dr. Nelson is also a member of multiple local and national societies including the American Dental Association, the California Dental Association, the Orange County Dental Society, the American Association of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgeons, and the California Association of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgeons.