Deanna L. Nelson, MD, has joined Premier Surgical Associates as a vascular surgeon in the group’s office at Fort Sanders Regional Medical Center. Premier Surgical, headquartered in Knoxville, Tennessee, offers the region’s largest number of vascular and general surgeons.

“We are pleased to welcome Dr. Nelson to our team of vascular surgeons,” says Kevin Burris, CEO of Premier Surgical Associates. “Her knowledge and Fellowship-training at the Cleveland Clinic is sure to be a benefit to our vascular patients here in East Tennessee. She is a wonderful addition to our practice.”

Dr. Nelson earned her undergraduate and medical degrees from the University of Vermont. She completed her general surgery residency at the University of Vermont Medical Center and her vascular surgery fellowship at the prestigious Cleveland Clinic in Ohio.

“I’m honored to join the outstanding surgeons of Premier Surgical and look forward to serving vascular patients in East Tennessee,” says Dr. Nelson.

Dr. Nelson is now accepting referrals for vascular surgery patients.

About Premier Surgical Associates
Headquartered in Knoxville, Tennessee, Premier Surgical Associates has 28 surgeons who perform vascular, endovascular, vein, general, bariatric, breast, laparoscopic (minimally invasive) and oncologic procedures. Premier has offices in Knoxville, Crossville, Dandridge, Lenoir City, and Sevierville.