Dr. Allan Nelson, MD

Dr. Allan Nelson, MD

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Age 69
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Dr. Allan Nelson, MD is a family medicine specialist in Pentwater, MI and has been practicing for 40 years. He graduated from Wayne State University School Of Medicine in 1975 and specializes in family medicine.

500 N Hancock St

Pentwater, MI 49449

Contact Information

(231) 869-7051

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • HAP Insurance
  • Humana
  • Spectrum Health

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  • Specializes in Family Medicine
  • Board certified in Family Practice
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1  Specialties

  • Family Medicine

1  Board Certifications

  • Family Practice
    Accredited by: American Board of Family Medicine*

245  Conditions Treated

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30  Procedures

  • Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
  • Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
  • Anemia and Iron Deficiency Screening
  • Arterial Blood Gas Test (ABG)
  • Cardiovascular Stress Test
  • Cholesterol Screening
  • Dementia or Depression Screening
  • Diabetes Counseling
  • Diabetes Screening
  • Electrocardiogram (EKG)
  • Fecal Occult Blood Test for Colorectal Cancer
  • Gonorrhea Screening
  • Hepatitis C Virus Screening
  • Hepatitis Screening
  • Immunization
  • Incision and Removal of Foreign Object
  • Liver Function Test
  • Nail Avulsion and Excision
  • Newborn Metabolic Screening
  • Osteoporosis Screening
  • Pap Smear
  • Prostate Cancer Screening
  • Pulmonary Function Test
  • Rapid Flu Test
  • Rh Incompatibility Screening
  • Sexually Transmitted Infections Screening
  • Smoking Cessation Counseling
  • Syphilis Screening
  • Thyroid Screening
  • Wellness Examination

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0 Sanctions

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0 Board Actions

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Education

  • Wayne State University School Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1975
  • Oakwood Hospital
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1976
  • Oakwood Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1978

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Nelson has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

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Dr. Nelson's Reviews

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Based on 18 reviews

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I would NOT recommend Dr. Nelson. My father went to him for years. He never addressed my fathers swollen legs! My father was scanned for cancer yearly. Unfortunately, his aggressive cancer was missed. I have no trust in this doctor.
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He writes prescriptions for opiates. Once you are dependent he quits writing them making his patients quit cold turkey even though my Ann Arbor neurologist said my disease is one of the most painful diseases and difficult to get pain under control. Neurologist said I will never not be on opiates...Read More
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I brought my son there when he was 2 y/o and very sick. He forgot about us and we waited in that room for over an hour until the nurse found us there. Then, when he was three, my wife brought him in and he had strep throat. My wife told him not to put him on a specific antibiotic because it never...Read More
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Very personable and thorough. Great bed side (so to speak) manners; listens and takes action to assist your illness and wellness.
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Dr. Nelson is very professional, always keeping the best interest of the patient in mind when determining appropriate plan of care, prescriptions, referrals, and diagnostic testing. He listens and actually hears what you are saying. His medical advise is both thoughtful and straight to the point....Read More
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