Dr. Kevin Nelson, MD

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Specializes in Clinical Neurophysiology • Male • Age 60

DEPT OF NEUROLOGY KENTUCKY
Lexington, KY 40536
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Dr. Nelson's Experience

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Dr. Nelson's Specialties

Procedures Dr. Nelson Performs

  • EMG (Electromyography)
  • Non-Cosmetic Chemodenervation

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Hospital Quality

The right hospital is as important as the right doctor

University of Kentucky Hospital
1000 S. Limestone
Lexington, KY 40536

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Patient Satisfaction

Patients' feedback on their experience with Dr. Nelson

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Appointments & Offices

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Accepting new patients?

  • Yes
UK Neurology Sciences Institute
UK Neurology Sciences Institute
DEPT OF NEUROLOGY KENTUCKY
Lexington, KY 40536
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    Dr. Nelson's Experience

    Research training, expertise and qualifications

    Specialties

    • Clinical Neurophysiology

    Board Certifications

    • Clinical Neurophysiology, 2002
    • Neurology, 1986
    • Neuromuscular Medicine, 2008
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    • EMG (Electromyography)
    • Non-Cosmetic Chemodenervation
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    • Anterior Horn Disease
    • Ataxia
    • Brachial Plexus Palsy
    • Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
    • Cerebral Vascular Disease
    • Cerebrovascular Disease
    • Diabetic Polyneuropathy
    • Diplopia
    • Dystonia
    • Epilepsy
    • Gait Abnormality
    • Headache
    • Inflammatory and Toxic Neuropathy
    • Low Back Pain
    • Migraine
    • Multiple Sclerosis (MS)
    • Myasthenia Gravis
    • Optic Neuritis
    • Peripheral Nerve Disorders
    • Polymyositis
    • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
    • Spinal Cord Injury
    • Spinal Stenosis
    • Stroke
    • Syncope
    • Tremor
    • Vertigo
    • Visual Field Defects
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    Background Check for Dr. Nelson

    Malpractice Claims not available

    • Healthgrades does not collect malpractice information for Kentucky.
    • No sanctions history found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

    0 Board Actions

    • No board actions found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.
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    Awards & Recognitions

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    Education & Training

    Medical School

    University Of Michigan Medical School
    Graduated in 1979
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    Languages Spoken by Dr. Nelson & Staff

    • English
    • Spanish
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    9 Facts About Hospital Quality

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    Dr. Nelson's Hospital Quality

    The right hospital is as important as the right doctor

    Healthgrades Hospital Quality Ratings

    Check out the quality of care at University of Kentucky Hospital where Dr. Nelson has admitting privileges:

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    • University of Kentucky Hospital

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    Patient Satisfaction

    Patients' feedback on their experience with Dr. Nelson

    Likelihood of recommending Dr. Nelson to family and friends

    1 response
    above
    national average

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    Dr. Nelson's Office & Staff
    Ease of scheduling urgent appointments
    1 response
    same as
    national average
    Office environment, cleanliness, comfort, etc.
    1 response
    above
    national average
    Staff friendliness and courteousness
    1 response
    above
    national average
    Total wait time (waiting & exam rooms)
    10 – 15 minutes 1 response
    same as
    national average
    Experience with Dr. Nelson
    Level of trust in provider's decisions
    1 response
    above
    national average
    How well provider explains medical condition(s)
    1 response
    above
    national average
    How well provider listens and answers questions
    1 response
    above
    national average
    Spends appropriate amount of time with patients
    1 response
    above
    national average

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    7 Tips to Prepare for Your Appointment

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    Appointments & Offices

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    Is Dr. Nelson accepting new patients?

    • Yes.

    What insurance does he accept?

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    Office Locations

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    UK Neurology Sciences Institute
    DEPT OF NEUROLOGY KENTUCKY
    Lexington, KY 40536
    (859) 323-5661 (Office)
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