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Dr. Brett Nelson, MD

Child & Adolescent Psychiatry ·  Male · Age 42

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Dr. Nelson

The Nelson Center for Family Psychiatry, Rapid City, SD

1818 W Fulton St Ste 102 Rapid City, SD 57702

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Dr. Brett Nelson, MD is a child & adolescent psychiatry specialist in Rapid City, SD and has been practicing for 10 years. He graduated from Univ Of Sd Sch Of Med in 2004 and specializes in child & adolescent psychiatry and pediatric psychiatry.


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Dr. Nelson's Top Procedures and Conditions

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Psychosis Due to Mental Illness
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Treatment Frequency

Dr. Nelson treats Psychosis Due to Mental Illness more than 98% of his peers

Dr. Nelson treats this condition more than 98% of his peers

ADHD and-or ADD
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very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Nelson treats ADHD and-or ADD more than 94% of his peers

Dr. Nelson treats this condition more than 94% of his peers

Nondependent Marijuana Abuse
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high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Nelson treats Nondependent Marijuana Abuse more than 82% of his peers

Dr. Nelson treats this condition more than 82% of his peers

Dr. Nelson's conditions and procedures:

  • ADHD and-or ADD
  • Adjustment Disorder
  • Alcohol-Induced Mental Disorders
  • Alcoholism (Alcohol Dependence)
  • Amphetamine and Other Psychostimulant Dependence
  • Anorexia
  • Anxiety
  • Autism
  • Bipolar Disorder
  • Borderline Personality Disorder
  • Combination Drug Dependence
  • Conduct Disorder
  • Depressive Disorders
  • Developmental and Learning Disorders
  • Dissociative Disorder
  • Dissociative, Conversion, and Factitious Disorders
  • Drug and Alcohol Dependence
  • Drug-Induced Mental Disorders
  • Dysthymia and Cyclothymia (Mood Disorders)
  • Eating Disorders
  • Emotional Disturbances of Childhood and Adolescence
  • Gender Dysphoria
  • Hallucinations
  • Hallucinogen Dependence
  • Impulse Control Disorders
  • Major Depressive Disorder
  • Marijuana Addiction
  • Medication Management
  • Nondependent Alcohol Abuse
  • Nondependent Amphetamine or Related Acting Sympathomimetic Abuse
  • Nondependent Drug and Alcohol Abuse
  • Nondependent Hallucinogen Abuse
  • Nondependent Marijuana Abuse
  • Nondependent Opioid Abuse
  • Obsessive-Compulsive Disorder (OCD)
  • Oppositional Defiant Disorder
  • Other Psychiatric Medication Therapy (Inpatient Only)
  • Personality Disorders
  • Phobia
  • Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD)
  • Psychiatric Diseases
  • Psychiatric Evaluation
  • Psychiatric Medication Therapy
  • Psychosis
  • Psychosis Due to Mental Illness
  • Reactive Attachment Disorder
  • Schizoaffective Disorder
  • Schizophrenia
  • Schizophreniform and Schizoaffective Disorder
  • Separation Anxiety
  • Speech, Language and Learning Disorders
  • Suicidal Ideation
  • Tobacco Use Disorder

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Biography

Dr. Brett Nelson, MD is a child & adolescent psychiatry specialist in Rapid City, SD and has been practicing for 10 years. He graduated from Univ Of Sd Sch Of Med in 2004 and specializes in child & adolescent psychiatry and pediatric psychiatry.

Specialties

  • Child & Adolescent Psychiatry
  • Pediatric Psychiatry

Board Certifications

  • Child & Adolescent Psychiatry
  • Psychiatry

Education

2009
University Of South Florida / College Of Medicine
Fellowship Hospital
2008
University Of Florida, Gainesville
Residency Hospital
2004
Univ Of Sd Sch Of Med
Medical School
1999
Augustana University
Undergraduate School
2009
2008
2004
1999

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65% Patient experience rating, 4% lower than the national average

  • America's 250 Best Hospitals Award™ (2017)