Dr. Nina P. Nelson-Garrett spent her formative years in Jackson, Mississippi. She completed a double major in Molecular Biology and Classical Studies at Vanderbilt University.
Dr. Garrett went to medical school at the University of Texas Health Sciences Center at Houston. She then completed a Residency in Internal Medicine and Fellowship in Gastroenterology at Emory University in Atlanta in 1995.
Following training Dr. Garrett practiced in Little Rock, AR, Jackson, MS and Baltimore, MD. She joined Capital City Gastroenterology in 2007.
Dr. Garrett is married to Rev. C.W. Garrett and they have two grown children. Dr. Garrett is very active in her church. She enjoys traveling with her husband, spending time with family and painting.