Dr. Paula M. Nelson, MD

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Specializes in Dermatopathology • Female

755 Mount Vernon Hwy NE Ste 240
Atlanta, GA 30328
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Dr. Nelson:

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Dr. Nelson's Experience

Research training, expertise and qualifications

Dr. Nelson's Specialties

Procedures Dr. Nelson Performs

  • Dermatology Procedures

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Hospital Quality

The right hospital is as important as the right doctor

Northside Hospital
1000 Johnson Ferry Road North East
Atlanta, GA 30342

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9 Facts About Hospital Quality

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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
Family Dermatology of Atlanta
Family Dermatology of Atlanta
755 Mount Vernon Hwy NE Ste 240
Atlanta, GA 30328
Family Dermatology of Atlanta
629 Beaver Ruin Rd NW Ste B
Lilburn, GA 30047
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    Dr. Nelson's Experience

    Research training, expertise and qualifications

    Specialties

    • Dermatopathology
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    • Dermatology Procedures
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    Conditions Dr. Nelson Treats

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    Background Check for Dr. Nelson

    0 Malpractice Claims

    • No malpractice history found for Georgia.
    • 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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    Education & Training

    Medical School

    University Of Pennsylvania School Of Medicine
    Graduated in 1990

    Internship Hospital

    Ny Hospital Cornel University Med Center
    Complete in 1991

    Residency Hospital

    Barnes Jewish Hospital
    Complete in 1994

    Fellowship Hospital

    Barnes Jewish Hospital
    Complete in 1995
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    Languages Spoken by Dr. Nelson & Staff

    • English
    • French
    • 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's Hospital Quality

    The right hospital is as important as the right doctor

    Healthgrades Hospital Quality Ratings

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

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    • Northside Hospital

  3. Healthgrades

    8 Facts About Patient Satisfaction Surveys

    Patient satisfaction surveys provide a standardized way of reporting about healthcare experiences. But there can be more than meets the eye when reviewing scores. Here's what you should know

    Patient Satisfaction

    Patients' feedback on their experience with Dr. Nelson

    Likelihood of recommending Dr. Nelson to family and friends

    33 responses
    below
    national average

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    is confidential

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    Dr. Nelson's Office & Staff
    Ease of scheduling urgent appointments
    31 responses
    below
    national average
    Office environment, cleanliness, comfort, etc.
    32 responses
    below
    national average
    Staff friendliness and courteousness
    32 responses
    same as
    national average
    Total wait time (waiting & exam rooms)
    16 – 30 minutes 32 responses
    longer than
    national average
    Experience with Dr. Nelson
    Level of trust in provider's decisions
    32 responses
    below
    national average
    How well provider explains medical condition(s)
    33 responses
    below
    national average
    How well provider listens and answers questions
    33 responses
    below
    national average
    Spends appropriate amount of time with patients
    33 responses
    below
    national average

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    7 Tips to Prepare for Your Appointment

    The key to a successful appointment is communication. To get the most out of your visit, prepare ahead of time so you can lead the conversation with your doctor. These 7 tips will get you ready

    1

    Appointments & Offices

    Check insurance plans, locations and make an appointment

    Is Dr. Nelson accepting new patients?

    • Yes.

    What insurance does she accept?

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    Office Locations

    A
    Family Dermatology of Atlanta
    755 Mount Vernon Hwy NE Ste 240
    Atlanta, GA 30328
    (770) 392-1117 (Office)
    B
    Family Dermatology of Atlanta
    629 Beaver Ruin Rd NW Ste B
    Lilburn, GA 30047
    (770) 921-4300 (Office)
    C
    Family Dermatology of Atlanta
    2550 Windy Hill SE Rd
    Marietta, GA 30067
    (770) 952-0050 (Office)
    D
    Family Dermatology Cartersville
    970 Joe Frank Harris Pkwy SE
    Cartersville, GA 30120
    (770) 382-2230 (Office)
    E
    Family Dermatology
    100 John Maddox Dr NW Ste A2
    Rome, GA 30165
    (706) 235-0029 (Office)
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