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Katarina Hilovska Nelson
Cone Health Medical Group

Katarina Hilovska Nelson, MD

Specialties and/or Subspecialties

  • Cardiology,
  • Non-Invasive Cardiology
Patient Rating
4.76/5 (Based on 105 Reviews)
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Dr. Katarina Nelson specializes in non-invasive cardiology and in wide range of cardiovascular imaging. After finishing her general cardiology fellowship at the University of Miami she completed an additional fellowship in advanced cardiovascular imaging at the Brigham and Women’s Hospital/Harvard University in Boston, MA with focus on cardiac MRI, cardiovascular CT, SPECT/PET nuclear imaging, echocardiography and vascular ultrasound.  She is also passionate about heart disease in women and preventive cardiology.

Areas of Interest

Areas of interest include multimodality imaging including cardiac MRI, cardiac CT, echocardiography, nuclear cardiology and stress testing and vascular ultrasound. Interests also include women and heart disease and preventive cardiology.



Medical School

Charles University


Detroit Medical Center


Jackson Memorial Hospital

Professional Memberships

  • American College of Cardiology
  • American Society of Nuclear Cardiology
  • Society of Cardiovascular Computed Tomography
  • Greater Greensboro Medical Society

Board Certifications

  • American Board of Internal Medicine - Cardiovascular Disease
  • The National Board of Echocardiography (ASCeXAM)
  • Certification Board of Cardiovascular CT (CBCCT)
  • Certification Board of Nuclear Cardiology (CBNC)
  • Registered Physician in Vascular Interpretation (RPVI)


Provider Review Comments

November 30, 2018
*Dr. Katarina Nelson is an excellent provider. She is very friendly, concerned & approachable. On my last visit she reminded me of the Flu vaccine - for yrs. I had rec'd. one at work - but retired last Dec. I'm grateful. She thought to ask me - I had forgotten about it!
November 23, 2018
Dr Nelson is always very professional, and very warm and caring.
November 22, 2018
Dr. Nelson is one of two doctors I would not give up. I recommended my handicapped daughter to her and she was treated with great respect.
November 14, 2018
*Dr. Nelson is very competent and easy to talk to. She listens.
November 12, 2018
*Dr. Nelson is a very humble and nice person. She knows how to treat her patients she is very patient and a good listener. I like her so much.
November 06, 2018
Dr. Nelson is wonderful.
November 05, 2018
Dr Nelson first diagnosed my valveproblem & referred me to surgeon.
November 05, 2018
October 30, 2018
new patient. first visit. really liked her
October 27, 2018
Dr Nelson is very thorough and always willing to explain things to me. She's an excellent physician
October 27, 2018
very good
October 27, 2018
Dr Nelson is an excellent doctor. Very knowledgeable and courteous. She is a delight
October 25, 2018
Dr. Nelson provides outstanding heart care for me over the last four years. She is a consummate professional . You are fortunate to have Dr. Nelson on your staff. She truely cares about my health.
October 24, 2018
My care provider is a very caring and concerned person. Very good bed side manner.
October 18, 2018
Thank you for everything you do for me. I wanted to always good health.
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