Dr. Shelby Nelson

Periodontist

Dr. Nelson was born in Amarillo, TX, and she grew up in Plano, TX after the 4th grade. After graduating high school, she attended St. Edwards University in Austin, TX, and earned her degree in Biochemistry. She worked in Biotechnology for 3 years and then pursued her career in dentistry. She graduated from Baylor College of Dentistry in 2009 and finished her residency in Periodontics and Master’s in Oral Biology in 2012.

Dr. Nelson is passionate about educating her patients and empowering them to take control of their oral health. She continues to be one of the most technologically advanced offices in Fort Worth, TX. She is board certified and one of the few dental implant experts that will place ceramic (metal-free) implants and does 100% biological regeneration and bone grafting.

In her spare time, Dr. Nelson enjoys spending time with her son, Wyatt, and philanthropy to help children and animals.