The International Limb Lengthening Institute physicians specialize in surgery, research and clinical consultations. Their expertise and leadership produces better outcomes for patients, improving their mobility and quality of life.

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In 2010 Dr. Nelson was recognized with the university alumnus award, for individuals who have distinguished themselves in their chose profession this bringing honor to Loma Linda University.

Responding to the Earthquake in Nepal

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Local Medical Relief Team Returns, Describes Nepal Earthquake

"Friends and family members were grateful for the safe return of specialist Andrew Haglund and Dr. Scott Nelson after both men experienced Nepal's most recent major earthquake."

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May 20, 2015 KABC-TV Los Angeles

Making a Difference in Haiti

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Haiti 5 Years After Deadly Earthquake

"Five years ago a deadly earthquake ravaged Haiti. Now, Dr. Nancy Snyderman returns to document its recovery."

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January 11, 2015 NBC News

Five Years Later

"It was a balmy January afternoon 5 years ago (January 12) when the world lost contact with Port au Prince.  For me it started out as just another day in Santo Domingo with a seemingly unremarkable earthquake on my way home from work."

January 11, 2015 Dr. Scott Nelson, M.D. for Adventist Health International

Around Loma Linda University

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APC 2015 – Scott Nelson ’96

"Inspired by his missionary surgeon grandfather, Olavi Rouhe ’34, Scott Nelson grew up with the desire to practice medicine overseas."

March 9, 2015 The Central Line

Medicine presents 'Evening Rounds' devotional

"Dr. Scott Nelson, M.D. appears as the January 12 entry of Evening Rounds, the Loma Linda University School of Medicine's second devotional book."

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January 9, 2014 On Campus