Dental Staff

Dentist in Charlotte, NC

All our professionals at Jason R. Nelsen, DDS, PLLC maintain the highest levels of accreditation and pursue ongoing education to stay abreast of the latest trends in dentistry.

Cosmetic Dentist Dr. Jason R. Nelsen, DDS

Charlotte, NC Dentist - Jason R. Nelsen, DDSDr. Jason Nelsen was born and raised in Wisconsin, where he earned a bachelors degree in biology from the University of Wisconsin. After completing his undergraduate studies he attended dental school at New York University, earning his Doctor of Dental Science in 2001. Upon graduation from dental school, Dr. Nelsen was selected for a residency position at St. Vincent's Catholic Medical Center.
Dr. Nelsen moved to Charlotte in the summer of 2004 and has been in private practice since. He is a member of the American Dental Association, the North Carolina Dental Association and the Academy of General Dentistry. In addition to his experience and training, Dr. Nelsen was named one of America's Top Dentists in 2009.
As a father, Dr. Nelsen strongly believes in providing the finest quality care to our patients. His goals are to educate, motivate and provide exceptional dental care.


Leah - Dental Assistant

Hi, my name is Leah. I have been a Dental Assistant with Dr. Nelsen since 2007.  I have a wonderful husband and a beautiful daughter. In my spare time I enjoy being with my family and being outdoors.

I am thankful for the great team I work with daily. I strive to make patients feel comfortable with any dental service provided or proposed. The most rewarding aspect of my career is to see our patients smile and comfortable with their smile.


 Michelle - Hygienist

Hello, my name is Michelle. I have been employed in this office since 2003.   I started my career as a dental assistant and later continued my education to become a hygienist.

My husband’s name is Jason and we have a young daughter named Mia. We enjoy going to the beach, swimming, fishing and spending time with family and friends.   We also have a beautiful niece Savannah.

I am blessed to work with Dr. Nelsen and my coworkers. We are like family and all have a common goal- to create a professional, inviting environment that is comfortable for patients. I love educating my patients and helping them to achieve optimal oral health.  I enjoy seeing my patients happy with their healthy and beautiful smile.  It is my personal goal to make everyone feel comfortable and exited coming to the dentist. 

 Cheryl - Financial Coordinator

Hi, my name is Cheryl. I have been a member of this great staff for seventeen years. I am blessed with a wonderful family and two pups. In my spare time I enjoy swimming and being outdoors

I am the Financial Coordinator here at Nelsen Dental Excellence. I feel very blessed to work with Dr. Nelsen and with such an outstanding staff. I am proud to be a part of this team!



Carol - Office Manager

The staff members here are very professional and caring. It has been my privilege to broaden my management skills in the field of dentistry, and work with such a wonderful team. It is our office mission to have everyone visiting our practice feel they have been treated with the utmost respect, kindness and expertise.

My husband John and I enjoy spending time together and with our families. We also enjoy riding motorcycles and spending time with friends. I am looking forward to further establishing myself in the City of Charlotte, enjoying the City’s culture and developing wonderful new relationships.


 Anna- Receptionist 

Hello; Hola; Salve: my name is Anna; I am the receptionist at Dr. Nelsen's office;  I speak both Spanish and Italian. I'll be glad to help you schedule an appointment and help with your insurance.  Married to a funny and outgoing man and 2 kids. I mostly enjoy spending time with my family and playing  with my Dog; Issy.


Holly- Dental Assistant

 Hi, my name is Holly. I have been a dental assistant with Dr. Nelsen since 2013. I knew I wanted to go into the dental field at a young age. I always loved going to the dentist office and having my teeth cleaned, which has made me want to educate patients, and make them have an enjoyable experience. I enjoy seeing patients involved in their oral health and seeing results after treatment plans. Working with our staff is more like working with family and that makes coming into work every day fun. I married my high school sweetheart in 2014.


Hailey- Hygienist

Hi, my name is Hailey. I have been a dental hygienist for 5 years; and with Dr. Nelsen since May 2016. I enjoy spending time with my husband, and our one year daughter along with family and friends. I feel blessed to be part of such a wonderful, professional & happy team. It is our goal to have each patient have a pleasant experience and also to feel they have been educated concerning their oral health.

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