Dr. Meghan Nelson grew up in Illinois and attended Iowa State University for undergrad. She earned her Bachelor’s Degree in Animal Science in 2006. She then went on to attend the University of Florida College of Veterinary Medicine, and graduated in 2011. Dr. Nelson spent the next seven years as an Active Duty Veterinarian in the US Army, getting stationed around the US. Upon transitioning out of the Army her family moved to the Madison, Wisconsin area. She spent three years working at a small animal clinic in Black Earth, WI. Dr. Nelson joined the NLVC team in 2021 when her family relocated to the Milwaukee area. Dr. Nelson enjoys surgery, dermatology and creating lasting relationships with clients and their pets. During her free time, Dr. Nelson loves to spend time with her three daughters, husband and their menagerie of pets at home. She also enjoys outdoor activities like camping, running, hiking, and loves all of the seasons!