About Me

When trusting someone to take care of your health, board certification is critical. Dr. Nellestein is a board certified cardiovascular surgeon, comfortable with the surgical aspects of vein care as well as the medical and with 25 years of experience as a physician.

Dr. Nellestein earned his Medical Degree from the Uniformed Services University of the Health Sciences, in Bethesda, Maryland. His General Surgery training was performed at Bethesda National Naval Medical Center, in Washington D.C. and his Cardiothoracic training was completed at St. Luke’s hospital in Kansas City, Missouri. He had a distinguished 25 year career with the United States Navy and is a retired Navy Captain.

Areas of Interest

  • Vein Disease
  • Varicose Veins
  • Spider Veins


Education & Training

American Board of Thoracic Surgery
Medical School
Uniformed Services University of Health Sciences, Bethesda, Maryland
Bethesda Naval Hospital General Surgery Internship and Residency
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