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Katarina H. Nelson
Cone Health Medical Group

Katarina H. Nelson, MD

Specialties and/or Subspecialties

  • Cardiology,
  • Non-Invasive Cardiology
Patient Rating
4.9/5 (Based on 152 Reviews)
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Dr. Katarina Nelson specializes in non-invasive cardiology and in wide range of cardiovascular imaging. After finishing her general cardiology fellowship at the University of Miami she completed an additional fellowship in advanced cardiovascular imaging at the Brigham and Women’s Hospital/Harvard University in Boston, MA with focus on cardiac MRI, cardiovascular CT, SPECT/PET nuclear imaging, echocardiography and vascular ultrasound.  She is also passionate about heart disease in women and preventive cardiology.

Areas of Interest

Areas of interest include multimodality imaging including cardiac MRI, cardiac CT, echocardiography, nuclear cardiology and stress testing and vascular ultrasound. Interests also include women and heart disease and preventive cardiology.



Medical School

Charles University


Detroit Medical Center


Jackson Memorial Hospital

Professional Memberships

  • American College of Cardiology
  • American Society of Nuclear Cardiology
  • Society of Cardiovascular Computed Tomography
  • Greater Greensboro Medical Society

Board Certifications

  • American Board of Internal Medicine - Cardiovascular Disease
  • The National Board of Echocardiography (ASCeXAM)
  • Certification Board of Cardiovascular CT (CBCCT)
  • Certification Board of Nuclear Cardiology (CBNC)
  • Registered Physician in Vascular Interpretation (RPVI)


Provider Review Comments

June 07, 2021
Always have had excellent care.
May 10, 2021
have already recommended her to others
May 09, 2021
April 22, 2021
Dr. Nelson listens to me and answers all of my questions
April 20, 2021
Dr. Nelson is top notch cardiologist
April 20, 2021
Dr. Katarina Nelson is knowledgeable, reasonable and caring. She took the time to answer all my questions and to consider alternative treatments with me.
April 13, 2021
Provider was very nice & friendly.
March 26, 2021
She spent less than 10 mins. with me, covered the basic questions about my hydration, diet, exercise and seemed in a hurry to move on to the next patient. She said my echo and EKG were normal, but didn't ask if I needed a new prescription.
March 26, 2021
Dr Nelson and assistants are always very attentive make you feel like your the only one in office
March 02, 2021
Dr. Nelson is a highly talented Doctor. She is always informed about my medical history , very professional, and has excellent communication skills. She is one of the most caring Doctors I have ever had.She also is highly proficient regarding everything relating to the heart. Cone is fortunate to have Dr. Nelson.
February 19, 2021
great knowledge along with empathy
February 09, 2021
Dr. Nelson is easy to talk with, and is a good listener. Takes time; i have never felt rushed.
February 07, 2021
excellent care
February 06, 2021
I drive an hour to see Dr. Nelson as she is THE BEST!
February 04, 2021
I have even considered Getting a Referral for My Son To see , Dr Nelson
January 25, 2021
*Dr. Nelson is a gem! I am very confident & comfortable working with her.
January 22, 2021
All Good.
January 22, 2021
December 04, 2020
I have the highest regard for Dr. Nelson
November 24, 2020
Dr. Nelson is one of the most caring and best Doctors I have experienced in my life. She is always aware of my medical history, asks appropriate questions and really cares about my health. You are very fortunate to have Dr. Nelson on your staff. She is the best !!
November 19, 2020
*Dr. Nelson is caring, competent and friendly. Information is discussed in a very compassionate manner. I would highly recommend her to anyone seeking a doctor for heart issues -
November 02, 2020
*Dr. Nelso is a great doctor -
November 02, 2020
October 30, 2020
Dr. Nelson is a kind and caring professional. I am very fortunate to be under her care.
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