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Dr. Kristin Nelson, DDS

Dr. Kristin Nelson, DDS

Age 39 Orthodontics & Dentofacial Orthopedics F
(94) 94 reviews
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Dr. Kristin Nelson, DDS is a orthodontics & dentofacial orthopedics practitioner in Fairfax, VA. Dr. Nelson completed a residency at Virginia Commonwealth University / Medical College of Virginia School of Dentistry. She currently practices at Metropolitan Orthodontics and is affiliated with Children's National Hospital. She accepts multiple insurance plans.


  • Virginia Commonwealth University / Medical College of Virginia School of Dentistry, Residency Hospital
  • University Of Maryland Dental School, Medical School
  • University Of Maryland At College Park, Undergraduate School

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  • Aetna
  • Ameritas
  • Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • CareFirst Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Delta Dental
  • Dental Network of America
  • Guardian
  • Humana
  • MetLife
  • Principal Financial Group
  • Tricare
  • United Concordia
  • UnitedHealthCare

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Dr. Nelson frequently treats the following conditions: Dental Disorders, Grinding of Teeth, and Jaw Misalignment Leading to TMJ. See more on Sharecare.

Dr. Kristin Nelson, DDS is affiliated with Children's National Hospital and Inova Fair Oaks Hospital.

Hospital Affiliations

  • Children's National Hospital
  • Inova Fair Oaks Hospital
  • Inova Loudoun Hospital
  • Reston Hospital Center


  1. Metropolitan Orthodontics

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      Metropolitan Orthodontics
      8315 Lee Hwy Ste 450, Fairfax, VA 22031