Dr. James C. Nelson Jr., MD

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Specializes in Family Medicine • Male • Age 61

2546 Windle Community Rd
Cookeville, TN 38506
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Livingston Regional Hospital
315 Oak Street Box 550
Livingston, TN 38570

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Rickman Family Medical Clinic
Rickman Family Medical Clinic
2546 Windle Community Rd
Cookeville, TN 38506
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    Dr. Nelson Jr.'s Experience

    Specialties

    • Family Medicine
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    Background Check for Dr. Nelson Jr.

    0 Malpractice Claims

    • No malpractice history found for Tennessee.

    0 Sanctions

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    Education & Training

    Medical School

    Universidad Tecnologica De Santiago, Santo Domingo Campus
    Graduated in 1990

    Internship Hospital

    University Of Arkansas
    Complete in 2002

    Residency Hospital

    University Of Arkansas
    Complete in 2002
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    Languages Spoken by Dr. Nelson Jr. & Staff

    • English
    • Spanish
  2. Healthgrades

    9 Facts About Hospital Quality

    Patients’ risk of dying during a hospital stay for heart bypass surgery could be 85.2% lower, on average, at a hospital rated 5 stars compared to a hospital rated 1 star for that procedure. Choosing the right hospital is critical to your health. View Slideshow

    Dr. Nelson Jr.'s Hospital Quality

    The right hospital is as important as the right doctor

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    Patient Satisfaction

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    Likelihood of recommending Dr. Nelson Jr. to family and friends

    12 responses
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    Dr. Nelson Jr.'s Office & Staff
    Ease of scheduling urgent appointments
    12 responses
    above
    national average
    Office environment, cleanliness, comfort, etc.
    12 responses
    above
    national average
    Staff friendliness and courteousness
    12 responses
    above
    national average
    Total wait time (waiting & exam rooms)
    31 – 45 minutes 10 responses
    longer than
    national average
    Experience with Dr. Nelson Jr.
    Level of trust in provider's decisions
    12 responses
    above
    national average
    How well provider explains medical condition(s)
    12 responses
    above
    national average
    How well provider listens and answers questions
    12 responses
    above
    national average
    Spends appropriate amount of time with patients
    12 responses
    above
    national average

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    Appointments & Offices

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    • Yes.

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    Office Locations

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    Rickman Family Medical Clinic
    2546 Windle Community Rd
    Cookeville, TN 38506
    (931) 498-4881 (Office)
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