Dr. David M. Nelson, D.D.S.
Dr. Nelson grew up in Arlington. He attended Little and Ditto Elementary Schools, Young Junior High, and graduated from Martin High School in 1987. He earned a Bachelor of Science degree in biology with an emphasis in physiology in 1992 from the University of Texas at Arlington. In 1994, he was accepted to Baylor College of Dentistry in Dallas. The next year he married his wife of 24 years, Amy, during spring break from dental school. He graduated from Baylor in 1998 with a Doctor of Dental Surgery degree. Amy and Dr. Nelson have a beautiful 15 year old daughter, Emma, and 12 year old triplets, Joe, Anna, and Abby. Dr. Nelson enjoys traveling and spending time with his family, especially in the mountains of Colorado, Utah, and British Columbia. He is an avid mountian biker, skier, fly fisherman, and loves to hike and backpack in the mountains. The Nelson kids are all athletes and his greatest enjoyment comes from watching them play soccer, baseball, volleyball and run track.
Dr. Nelson is past President of the Arlington Dental Study Club. He is also a member of the International Team for Implantology, the American Dental Association, the Texas Dental Association, the Fort Worth District Dental Society, and the Academy of General Dentistry.
Dr. Nelson was featured in an article in the Texas Dental Journal about leadership. Click here to read the article. Dr. Nelson was recognized by his peers as one of the "Top Dentists of 2018", in Fort Worth Magazine; An honor he has also received in past years.