Georgianne Nelson, DDS

Meet Dr. Nelson

Georgianne Nelson, DDS

Dr. Georgianne “Gigi” Nelson is a 2011 graduate of the University of Iowa College of Dentistry.  While in dental school, she was in many activities and served as the President of her graduating class.  Dr. Nelson became a dentist to help people achieve and maintain beautiful, healthy smiles.

Prior to dental school, Dr. Nelson received her Bachelor of Science degree at Iowa State University, majoring in Biology and Secondary Education.  After graduation, she taught high school science before becoming interested in dentistry.  This background in education translates to an eagerness to teach patients about their oral health.

Dr. Nelson lives in West Des Moines with her husband, Dr. Colby Nelson, a West Des Moines chiropractor.  They love being parents to their three children, cheering for cyclones, enjoying the outdoors, and spending time with friends and family.  They also enjoy this great community of West Des Moines!


  • American Dental Association
  • Iowa Dental Association
  • Des Moines District Dental Society
  • GV Black Dentists’ Study Club