2627 Northeast 203rd Street, Suite 100A, Aventura, FL 33180
Phone (305) 466-9498 /  Fax (305) 466-9698

Meet Dr. Nelson

Foot and Ankle Surgeon
Wound Care Specialist
Pediatric Flat Foot Specialist
Diabetic Foot Care and Treatment
Trauma and Reconstruction Limb Salvage

A native of Florida, Dr. Nelson completed his undergraduate work at Florida A&M University and University of Florida in Pre-Med Science. He became a Physician Assistant where he obtained his training in primary care, infectious disease and emergency medicine. He received his medical doctorate from Barry Podiatry Medical School. In Miami, Florida, Dr. Nelson completed his internship at Miami VA Medical Center and Mt. Sinai Hospital and his podiatry and orthopaedic surgical residencies at Aventura Hospital and Medical Center. In fact, he wrote and developed the first podiatry residency program at Aventura Hospital and became the first resident there. His other postgraduate training is in wound care, hyperbaric therapy, and pediatric flat feet surgery. He has been in business for over 20 years and continues to take advanced postgraduate courses and seminars.


  • Undergraduate: Florida A&M University, Tallahassee, FL & University of Florida, Gainesville, FL
  • Medical: Barry University Podiatry Medical School, Miami, FL


  • Internships: Veteran Administration Hospital, Miami, FL & Mt. Sinai Medical Center, Miami, FL
  • Podiatry & Orthopaedic Surgery Residency: Aventura Hospital and Medical Center, Aventura, FL
  • Hyperbaric Medical – Wound Care, Limb Salvage of Lower Leg, and Pediatric Flat Feet Fellowship

Professional Affiliations

  • James W. Bridges Medical Society of South Florida
  • Florida Podiatry Medical Association
  • African American Podiatric Medical Association

Hospital Affiliations

Wound Care Centers

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Dr. Percy Lee Nelson

Percy Lee Nelson, DPM, PA

Percy Lee Nelson, DPM, PA specializes in the treatment of a variety of podiatric conditions and performs several podiatric procedures including:

  • Treatment of the Foot and Ankle
  • Foot and Ankle Surgery
  • Diabetic Foot Care and Surgery
  • Diabetic Wound Care
  • Hyperbaric Medicine/Wound Care
  • Trauma and Reconstructive Surgery of the Lower Leg
  • Pediatric Flat Feet
  • Wound Care of the Lower Leg
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