Tinea versicolor is caused by a common yeast that lives on everyones skin. In some individuals the yeast overgrows and shows up as light or... Continue Reading
Laurie Nelson, NP-C
Laurie is a board certified Family Nurse Practitioner and DCNP certified by the Dermatology Nurses Association. She has over 15 years experience as a Dermatologic Nurse Practitioner.
Laurie originally hails from St. Petersburg Florida. Her love of science took her to Vanderbilt University where she completed her undergrad and graduate studies in nursing.
After spending 3 years as a Family Nurse Practitioner, her passion for skin and lasers lead her to specialize in dermatology. At Dermatology & Laser of Del Mar, Laurie is available for consultation and treatment of skin disorders such as acne and skin cancer as well as laser and body contouring treatments.
A recent transplant from the east coast, Laurie spends her free time exercising, cooking, sailing and expressing her creativity through art. She lives in Encinitas with her husband and two children.