Nel E. Gerig, MD
Dr. Nel E. Gerig is a Diplomate of the American Board of Urology. She graduated from the UCLA School of Medicine and completed a residency in Urological Surgery at the University of Colorado Health Sciences Center in Denver, Colorado. She has since been in the private practice of urology in the Denver area.
Dr. Gerig’s passion is the treatment of pelvic pain disorders, including interstitial cystitis/painful bladder syndrome, pelvic floor dysfunction, pudendal neuralgia, chronic prostatitis, dyspareunia, vulvodynia, vulvar vestibulitis, endometriosis, sacroiliac dysfunction,and other manifestations of the pelvic and low back pain syndrome.
Her approach is interdisciplinary, involving physical therapists and many other medical specialists in the care of those suffering from various aspects of the pelvic pain syndrome. Dr. Gerig is the founder and medical director of the Pelvic Solutions Network, a group of providers working together to help those with pelvic pain.
She lives in Arvada, Colorado, with her family and their Australian Shepherd, where her interests are gardening, skiing, and helping with homework.
Olivet University, BSN, Magna Cum Laude, 1977
California State University, Pre-Medical, 1986
UCLA School of Medicine, M.D., 1991
University of Colorado Health Sciences Center, General Surgery Internship and Residency, 1993
University of Colorado Health Sciences Center, Urology Residency, 1997
American Board of Urology, 2000
American Board of Urology, Recertification, 2008
Rocky Mountain Urological Society, 1997 – present
Board of Directors Member-at-Large 2005-2007
Board of Directors Secretary – Treasurer 2007-2009
Board of Directors Vice President 2009-2010
Board of Directors President 2011 – present
Rocky Mountain Kidney Stone Center
Board of Directors 2007 - present
American Urological Association, 1995 – present
American Urological Association, South Central Section, 1996 – present
Society of Women in Urology, 1995 – present
American Association of Clinical Urologists, 1996 – present
Colorado Medical Society, 199 – present
The Pelvic Solutions Center
1601 East 19th Avenue, Suite 5500
Denver, CO 80218