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Marcia Nelson, DO
Contact: 
718-250-6795
Fax: 
718-250-6631

Marcia Nelson, DO

Chief, Geriatrics
The Brooklyn Hospital Center
121 DeKalb Avenue
Brooklyn
NY
11201
Specialty: 
Geriatric Medicine
Internal Medicine
Hospice and Palliative Medicine
Medical School: 
New York College of Osteopathic Medicine
Residency: 
Maimonides Medical Center
Fellowship: 
Maimonides Medical Center
Medical Conditions Treated: 
  • Alzheimer's
  • Dementia with behaviour problems
  • Failure-to-Thrive
  • Hypertension, Diabetes
  • Frequent Falls
Public Transportation Available: 
Yes
Access for the Disabled: 
Yes
Office Hours: 

Wed: 9:00 AM – 5:00 PM
Fri: 9:00 AM – 5:00 PM

About Dr. Marcia Nelson: 

Dr. Nelson joined the hospital after serving as Director of the Acute Care for the Elders (ACE) Unit and a Teaching Attending at Maimonides Medical Center in Brooklyn for 13 years. She received her medical degree from New York College of Osteopathic Medicine. She completed her residency and geriatric fellowship at Maimonides Medical Center. Previous to that, Dr. Nelson earned her RN degree in England and worked as a head nurse at Wyckoff Heights Hospital. She also has a BS in Pharmacy from St. John’s University. She was the Physician Champion for the NICHE program at Maimonides Medical Center. She also volunteered with the Brookdale Center for Aging as a mentor for minority high school students

Medical Service: 
Geriatrics