Dr. Christian D. Nilson, MD

Accepting
New Patients

Dr. Christian D. Nilson, MD

Ophthalmology | Male

550 E 1400 N Ste P, Logan, UT 84341 Get Directions
(435) 752-2020

Learn about this Doctor

Personal Bio

Dr. Nilson is a board certified ophthalmologist (Eye MD) and has been practicing in Logan, Utah since August of 2008....Read more

Dr. Nilson's Experience

86Experience
Match
Experience Match

See how Dr. Nilson's experience matches your preferences.

1
Specialties

For the best healthcare for your needs, choose a doctor who specializes in your medical condition.

57
Conditions Treated

Check to see that this provider treats your medical condition.

10
Procedures Performed

Check to see that this provider performs the procedure that you need.

Background Check

Check to see if your provider has any malpractices, board actions, or sanctions.

Education

Learn more about where this provider went to medical school, residency, and more.

Languages Spoken

Check to see what languages this provider and/or staff speak.

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

View memberships and affiliations associated with this provider.

Visiting Dr. Nilson

Dr. Nilson accepts 16 insurance carriers

View all insurance carriers

16 Insurance Carriers Accepted*

  • Aetna
  • Bankers Life and Casualty
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Coventry Health Care
  • EyeMed Vision Care
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • HealthSmart
  • Humana
  • Mail Handlers Benefit Plan (MHBP)
  • Medicaid
  • Molina Healthcare
  • MultiPlan
  • SelectHealth
  • Tricare
  • UnitedHealthCare

*Please verify this information when scheduling an appointment

/* /.overlay-container */}

Affiliated Hospitals

Hospital Quality

Check out the quality of care at the 1 hospitals where Dr. Nilson has admitting privileges.

Hospital Quality Awards

×

Reviewing Dr. Nilson

Dr. Nilson's Review Details
5 based on 9 responses
Help millions around the nation find the right doctor by sharing your experience with your doctor.
Key Survey Insights
  • Trustworthiness
     (9)
  • Helpfulness
     (9)
  • Staff
     (9)
  • Scheduling
     (9)
Experience with Dr. Nilson
  • Level of trust in provider's decisions
     (9)
  • How well provider explains medical condition(s)
     (9)
  • How well provider listens and answers questions
     (9)
  • Spends appropriate amount of time with patients
     (9)
Dr. Nilson's Office & Staff
  • Ease of scheduling urgent appointments
     (9)
  • Office environment, cleanliness, comfort, etc.
     (9)
  • Staff friendliness and courteousness
     (9)
  • Total wait time (waiting & exam rooms)
    10 – 15 minutes (9)
Open Full Survey+
in Logan, UT |
My husband had lens replacement surgery and he is thrilled with the results. Dr. Nilson is a very kind and competent doctor. My husband has had no difficulties from the surgery and has only experienced the joy of being able to see clearly. I shot myself in the eye with a BB one Sunday afternoon. Dr. Nilson was already my eye doctor so naturally I called him at once. No serious damage had occurred. I was grateful for his attentiveness.
Logan, UT |
He is hands down the best ophthalmologist in cache valley. He does a very thorough exam and makes sure all questions are answered. Very friendly, kind and helpful staff. I would recommend himnto anyone with eye care needs.
in Logan, UT |
Over the last 10 months I have seen Dr. Nilson for a detached retina in the right eye, and cataract surgery for both eyes. He referred me to an excellent retina surgeon (Dr. Victoria Knudsen). After retina surgery, Dr. Nilson has since performed cataract surgery on both eyes... and did a superb job (for which I am immensely grateful - I can see much better). He has been available, responsive, kind, upfront, informative, and has taken time to help me understand my vision needs and expectations.
Logan, UT |
Dr. Nilson was recommended to me by my sister, who had had a wonderful experience with him in his office. She had something in her eye and he was the physician on call for the weekend. She got right in and taken care of and he continued to check on her throughout the weekend by telephone. When it came time for my yearly eye exam, I became a new patient with Dr. Nilson. He is a delight. He's easy to talk to, he listens, and he is very professional. I appreciate his expertise and knowledge,
in Logan, UT |
Dr. Nilson has been treating me since 2008. He is a conscientious, dedicated eye doctor. His manner is always cheerful, respectful, and helpful. He is the best ophthalmologist I've ever had (and I'm 80 years old now) and I trust him completely where my eyes are concerned. He has a good sense of humor, which comes in handy with grumpy patients! I would recommend him to anyone, anywhere and am thankful that Logan has been blessed with such a commendable eye doctor. We're lucky to have him.
Have you seen Dr. Christian D. Nilson, MD?
Are you Dr. Christian D. Nilson, MD? Post a response on your personalized profile.

Compare Dr. Nilson

Compare this Doctor

View other doctors with similar experience to find the right doctor for you.

View all 193 matches
×

Specialties

  • Ophthalmology

Conditions Treated

  • Age-Related Macular Degeneration
  • All Headaches (incl. Migraine)
  • Aphakia and Other Disorders of Lens
  • Astigmatism
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Benign Neoplasm of Choroid
  • Benign Neoplasm of Eye
  • Benign Tumor
  • Blepharitis
  • Brain Disorders
  • Cataract
  • Chorioretinal Scars
  • Choroidal Neovascular Membranes (CNVM)
  • Conjunctival Hemorrhage
  • Corneal Diseases
  • Corneal Erosion
  • Corneal Ulcer
  • Diabetic Retinopathy
  • Diplopia
  • Drooping Eyelids (Ptosis)
  • Drusen
  • Dry Age-Related Macular Degeneration
  • Dry Eyes
  • Ectropion of Eyelid
  • Entropion
  • Esotropia
  • Eye Cancer
  • Eye Infections
  • Eyelid Disorders
  • Farsightedness
  • Fuchs' Corneal Dystrophy
  • Glaucoma
  • Headache
  • Herpetic Keratitis
  • Iridocyclitis
  • Keratitis
  • Lazy Eye
  • Migraine
  • Nearsightedness
  • Nystagmus
  • Ocular Hypertension
  • Pinguecula
  • Pinkeye (Conjunctivitis)
  • Presbyopia
  • Pterygium
  • Retained Intraocular Foreign Body, Non-Magnetic
  • Retina Diseases
  • Retinal Dystrophy
  • Senile Cataracts
  • Sjögren's Syndrome
  • Thyroid Disease
  • Trichiasis
  • Ulcer
  • Uveitis and Iridocyclitis
  • Vascular Disease
  • Visual Field Defects
  • Vitreous Hemorrhage

Procedures Performed

Dr. Nilson says..

Dr. Nilson specializes in the medical and surgical treatment of the eye. He has performed thousands of ocular and periorbital procedures and specializes in cataract, glaucoma and oculoplastic procedures. He continues to offer the most advanced ocular care in the industry.

This information was supplied by or on behalf of the provider.
  • Blepharoplasty
  • Cataract Removal Surgery
  • Cornea Surgery
  • Eye Surgery
  • Eyelid Surgery
  • Glaucoma Surgery
  • Pterygium Surgery
  • Repair of Entropion or Ectropion
  • Scleral Reinforcement Surgery
  • Trabeculotomy Ab Externo

Background Check

  • n/a
    Malpractice Claims not available

    Healthgrades does not collect malpractice information for Utah.

    What is medical malpractice
  • 0
    Sanctions

    No sanctions history found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

    What is a sanction or disciplinary action
  • 0
    Board Actions

    No board actions found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

    What are board actions

Education

  • Medical School
    Ross University / School of Medicine & Veterinary Medicine
  • Residency Hospital
    Medical College of Georgia
  • Fellowship Hospital
    Medical College of Georgia
    Moran Eye Center, University of Utah
    University of Colorado At Denver
  • Undergraduate School
    University of Utah

Awards & Recognition

  • Awards & Honors

    Dr. Nilson has no awards or honors listed.

  • Media & Publications

    Dr. Nilson has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships &
Professional Affiliations

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

×

Dr. Nilson's experience matches your search based on the following criteria:

  • Based on total number of patients treated over the last 12 months
  • Specializes in Ophthalmology
  • No board certification on record with Healthgrades
  • Malpractice claims in Utah not available
  • No sanctions found
  • No board actions found
×

Why Does Experience Matter?

Even specialists specialize. One orthopedic surgeon might do nothing but hip surgeries, while another does nothing but knees. If you want the best possible care, it’s critical to match your medical need with the doctor who truly specializes in treating it.

×

Patient Satisfaction Results for Dr. Nilson

Overall Patient Satisfaction Score

Dr. Nilson's Office & Staff

Ease of scheduling urgent appointments
Office environment, cleanliness, comfort, etc.
Staff friendliness and courteousness
Total wait time (waiting & exam rooms)
10 – 15 minutes

Experience with Dr. Nilson

Level of trust in provider's decisions
How well provider explains medical condition(s)
How well provider listens and answers questions
Spends appropriate amount of time with patients
×

Dr. Nilson says...

Dr. Nilson is a board certified ophthalmologist (Eye MD) and has been practicing in Logan, Utah since August of 2008. He is a staff member at Logan Regional Hospital and Cache Valley Hospital.

×

Dr. Nilson says...

Dr. Nilson specializes in the medical and surgical treatment of the eye. He has performed thousands of ocular and periorbital procedures and specializes in cataract, glaucoma and oculoplastic procedures. He continues to offer the most advanced ocular care in the industry.