Dr. David W. Nelson, MD

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Specializes in Cardiac Surgery • Male • Age 54

Overlake Medical Clinics
1135 116th Ave NE Ste 605
Bellevue, WA 98004
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Phone & Address

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Dr. Nelson's Offices

Overlake Medical Clinics
Overlake Medical Clinics Cardiothoracic Surgery
1135 116th Ave NE Ste 605
Bellevue, WA 98004
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Dr. Nelson's Experience

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Dr. Nelson's Specialties

  • Cardiac Surgery

Procedures Dr. Nelson Performs

  • Aortic Repair, Open or Repair of Arterial Aneurysm, Open
  • Cardiac Catheterization (incl. Coronary Angiography)
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Hospital Quality

The right hospital is as important as the right doctor

Overlake Medical Center
1035 116th Ave NE
Bellevue, WA 98004

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Patient Satisfaction

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    Phone & Address

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    Is Dr. Nelson accepting new patients?

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    Overlake Medical Clinics
    Overlake Medical Clinics Cardiothoracic Surgery
    1135 116th Ave NE Ste 605
    Bellevue, WA 98004
    (425) 223-3443
    Contact Information
    (425) 454-8161 (Office)
    (425) 454-9304 (Fax)
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    Accepted Insurances

    What insurance does he accept?*

    • AARP
    • Aetna
    • Altius Health Plans
    • America's Health Insurance Plans
    • Amerigroup (Wellpoint)
    • Assurant Health
    • Asuris Northwest Health
    • Beacon Health Strategies
    • Beech Street (Multiplan)
    • Behavioral Health Network
    • Blue Cross Blue Shield
    • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Illinois
    • ChoiceCare Network
    • Cigna
    • Commercial Insurance Company
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    • Community Health Group
    • Community Health Network
    • Coventry Health Care
    • Federal Employee Program (FEP)
    • First Choice Health
    • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
    • Fortis Benefits Insurance Company
    • Gallagher Basset
    • Group Health Cooperative
    • Health Net
    • Health Payors Organization
    • HealthSmart
    • HealthSmart - Interplan Health Group
    • Heritage Provider Network
    • Humana
    • Kaiser Permanente
    • LifeWise
    • Magellan Health Services
    • Medicaid
    • Medicaid of Washington State
    • Moda Health
    • Molina Healthcare
    • MultiPlan
    • National Preferred Provider Network
    • PacificSource
    • Preferred Health Plan, Inc.
    • Premera Blue Cross
    • Principal Life
    • Private HealthCare Systems
    • Providence Health Plans
    • Regence Blue Cross Blue Shield
    • Regence Blue Shield of Washington
    • Sedgwick Claims Management Services
    • Three Rivers Provider Network
    • Tricare
    • TriWest Champus
    • Uniform Medical Plan
    • UnitedHealthCare
    • USA Health Network
    • Value Options
    • Veteran Administration Plan
    • Washington State Department of Labor & Industries
    • Wells Fargo Insurance
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  2. Dr. Nelson's Experience

    Specialties

    • Cardiac Surgery

    Board Certifications

    • Thoracic Cardiovascular Surgery
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    • Aortic Repair, Open or Repair of Arterial Aneurysm, Open
    • Cardiac Catheterization (incl. Coronary Angiography)
    • Cardiac Electrophysiology
    • Cardioverter-Defibrillator or Pacemaker Insertion, Removal or Repair
    • Carotid Endarterectomy (CEA) or Excision of Infected Graft
    • Chest CT (incl. Heart and Lungs)
    • Coronary Angioplasty, Atherectomy and Stent
    • Coronary Artery Bypass Graft (CABG) Surgery
    • Decortication and Pleurectomy
    • Endovascular Repair of Aorta
    • Endovascular Repair of Thoracic Aorta
    • Esophageal Surgery
    • Head and Neck Surgery
    • Heart Defect Repair
    • Heart Surgery
    • Impella Device
    • Laparoscopic Surgical Procedure
    • Lobectomy, Open
    • Lung Removal (Partial or Complete): Open, or Resection of Lung Tumor: Open
    • Lung Removal, Open
    • Lung Surgery
    • Lymph Node Biopsy or Excision
    • Open Thymectomy
    • Pacemaker Insertion or Replacement
    • Peripheral Artery Catheterization
    • Port Placements or Replacements
    • Thoracentesis
    • Thoracoscopic Segmentectomy
    • Thoracoscopic Wedge Resection
    • Thromboendarterectomy or Excision of Infected Graft
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    • Tracheal Surgery
    • Transcatheter Aortic Valve Replacement (TAVR)
    • Valve Repair or Replacement (Aortic, Mitral, Tricuspid, and Pulmonary)
    • Vascular Surgical Procedure
    • Video-Assisted Thoracoscopic Surgery (VATS) or Thoracotomy
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    Background Check for Dr. Nelson

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    • No sanctions history found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

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    Awards & Recognitions

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    Education & Training

    Medical School

    University of Colorado At Denver
    Graduated in 1987
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    Languages Spoken by Dr. Nelson & Staff

    • English
    • French
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  3. Dr. Nelson's Hospital Quality

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  4. Patient Satisfaction

    Patients' feedback on their experience with Dr. Nelson

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    Likelihood to Recommend

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    5 out of 5

    Likelihood of recommending Dr. Nelson to family and friends

    5 out of 5

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    Dr. Nelson's Office & Staff

    Ease of scheduling urgent appointments

    4.9 out of 5

    11 responses

    Office environment, cleanliness, comfort, etc.

    5 out of 5

    11 responses

    Staff friendliness and courteousness

    5 out of 5

    11 responses

    Total wait time (waiting & exam rooms)

    Under 10 minutes

    9 responses

    Experience with Dr. Nelson

    Level of trust in provider's decisions

    5 out of 5

    11 responses

    How well provider explains medical condition(s)

    5 out of 5

    11 responses

    How well provider listens and answers questions

    5 out of 5

    11 responses

    Spends appropriate amount of time with patients

    5 out of 5

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