Dr. Charles Nelson, MD

Dr. Charles Nelson, MD

Cardiology  ·  
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Age 62
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Dr. Charles Nelson, MD is a cardiology specialist in Midlothian, VA. He graduated from University Of Virginia School Of Med and specializes in cardiology, interventional cardiology, and more.

13700 St Francis Blvd Ste 600

Midlothian, VA 23114

Contact Information

(804) 794-6400

Insurance Accepted

  • Accepts most major Health Plans. Please contact our office for details.
  • Aetna
  • American Progressive Life Insurance/Health Insurance
  • Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • C and O Employee's Hospital Association
  • Chesapeake Life Insurance Co
  • Cigna
  • Coventry Health Care
  • Employers Health Network
  • 23 More

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Top Care Areas

See how frequently Dr. Nelson performs your care needs compared to other doctors.

Heart Palpitations
very high
more than 98% of peers
Limb Swelling Caused by Fluid Overload
very high
more than 97% of peers
Chest Pain
very high
more than 97% of peers

Dr. Nelson's percentages are based on the rate of treatment compared to peers nationwide from insurance data. Learn more info about our data and this Top Care Areas component.

Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Nelson "As one of the largest and most diverse cardiology practices in the state, Cardiovascular Associates of Virginia combines the knowledge and expertise of 13 physicians in every facet of cardiovascular care. Cardiovascular Associates of Virginia entered a new era in 2009 and is delighted to be affiliated with the Bon Secours Heart and Vascular Institute of the Bon Secours Richmond Health System. This affiliation, the first of its kind in Richmond, has allowed us to provide a continuum of care unrivaled in Central Virginia. Thank you for choosing us as your comprehensive and compassionate cardiovascular health care provider."

3  Specialties

  • Cardiology
  • Internal Medicine
  • Interventional Cardiology

3  Board Certifications

  • Cardiovascular Disease
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*
  • Internal Medicine
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*
  • Interventional Cardiology
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*

50  Conditions Treated

  • Aneurysm
  • Angina and Acute Coronary Syndrome
  • Aortic Aneurysm
  • Aortic Ectasia
  • Aortic Stenosis
  • Aortic Valve Disease
  • Aortic Valve Regurgitation
  • Arrhythmias
  • Atrial Fibrillation
  • Atrial Flutter
  • Benign Tumor
  • Cardiomegaly
  • Cardiomyopathy
  • Cardiovascular Disease
  • Carotid Artery Disease
  • Chest Pain
  • Chronic Pulmonary Heart Diseases (incl. Pulmonary Hypertension)
  • Congenital Aortic Valve Disorders
  • Congenital Heart Defects
  • Congenital Heart Disease
  • Congestive Heart Failure
  • Coronary Artery Disease (CAD)
  • Endocarditis
  • Heart Attack (Acute Myocardial Infarction)
  • Heart Disease
  • Heart Murmur
  • Heart Palpitations
  • Heart Tumors, Benign
  • Hyperlipidemia
  • Hypertension
  • Hypertensive Chronic Kidney Disease
  • Hypertensive Heart and Chronic Kidney Disease
  • Hypertensive Heart Disease
  • Hypotension
  • Limb Swelling
  • Limb Swelling Caused by Fluid Overload
  • Marfan Syndrome
  • Mitral Valve Disease
  • Mitral Valve Regurgitation
  • Pericardial Disease
  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Pulmonary Edema
  • Pulmonary Hypertension
  • Pulmonary Valve Disease
  • Secondary Hypertension
  • Septal Defect
  • Syncope
  • Thrombosis
  • Tricuspid Valve Disease
  • Vascular Disease
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17  Procedures

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Virginia.

0 Sanctions

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.

Education

  • University Of Virginia School Of Med
    Medical School | Graduated
  • University of Oregon
    Internship Hospital | Completed
  • University of Oregon
    Residency Hospital | Completed
  • Med College Of Virginia / Virginia Commonwealth University
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Nelson has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

Dr. Nelson does not have any memberships or affiliations listed. If you are Dr. Nelson and would like to add memberships or affiliations, please update your profile.

Dr. Nelson's Reviews

5.0
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Nelson to family and friends
13 total reviews (3 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (13)

  • 5
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  • 4
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  • 3
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  • 2
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  • 1
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Dr. Nelson's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    EXCELLENT
  • Explains condition(s) well

    EXCELLENT
  • Answers questions

    EXCELLENT
  • Time well spent

    EXCELLENT

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    EXCELLENT
  • Office environment

    EXCELLENT
  • Staff friendliness

    EXCELLENT
  • Average wait time

    Under 10 minutes

Patient Comments (3)

I won the lottery by landing in the ER when Dr. Nelson was on duty. His remarkable care saved my life. He is an extremely gifted doctor with a friendly and courteous manner. Dr. Nelson takes time to make sure that his patients understand what is going on. Dr. Nelson deserves the highest of...more
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Dr . Nelson is very professional. He sat with me after the surgery and was not distracted or rushed. He explained my husband condition in a manner I could understand. Believe me when I say he us great he is. I definitely would recommend him for knowing how to react to family. Thank you Dr....more
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I have had 4 MI's 5 way by pass, and I am still hear to tell you how great he has treated me. I am not the best patient but he has always been there for me.
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