Dr. David Nelson, MD

Dr. David Nelson, MD

Family Medicine  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 56
Dr. David Nelson, MD is a family medicine specialist in Houston, TX and has been practicing for 34 years. He graduated from University Of Texas Medical School At San Antonio in 1984 and specializes in family medicine.Read his story

9511 Huffmeister Rd Ste 100

Houston, TX 77095

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Ambetter
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Texas
  • Cigna
  • Humana
  • Humana Health Plan of Texas
  • MultiPlan

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Dr. Nelson's Experience

Dr. Nelson's experience matches your search based on the following criteria:
  • Based on total number of patients treated over the last 12 months
  • Specializes in Family Medicine
  • Board certified in Family Practice
  • No malpractice claims found
  • No sanctions found
  • No board actions found

Dr. Nelson's bio

This content was provided by Dr. Nelson "Dr. David Nelson is a very personable and reputable primary care doctor caring for those in the Houston, Cypress, and surrounding communities for over 20 years. He attended Texas Tech University in Lubbock where he earned his medical degree. He then completed both his internship and residency in family practice at the University of Texas in Houston.Dr. Nelson is one of the founders of Northwest Family Practice Associates and is affiliated with Cypress Fairbanks Medical Center Hospital in Houston, TX. He sees patients ranging from newborn to geriatric age for a wide range of problems from acute illness or seasonal allergies to more chronic conditions such as diabetes, hypertension and asthma. He also performs routine annual physicals and medication maintenance checkups.Dr. Nelson is sensitive to the uniqueness of each patient's situation and willing to appropriately adapt treatment options to accommodate individual needs and concerns without compromising care."
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1  Specialties

  • Family Medicine

1  Board Certifications

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

79  Conditions Treated

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7  Procedures

  • Cholesterol Screening
  • Diabetes Screening
  • Immunization
  • Liver Function Test
  • Osteoporosis Screening
  • Thyroid Screening
  • Wellness Examination

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Texas.

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.


  • University Of Texas Medical School At San Antonio
    Medical School | Graduated 1984

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Nelson has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Nelson's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Nelson to family and friends
127 total reviews (50 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (127)

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Dr. Nelson's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

  • Explains condition(s) well

  • Answers questions

  • Time well spent


Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

  • Office environment

  • Staff friendliness

  • Average wait time

    10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (50)

I would recommend Dr. Nelson to anyone. He listens and genuinely wants to help you get better. I find Dr. Nelson to be very kind and sincere.
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Great Staff and wonderful doctors! My family and I have been going here for over 20 years, we love them! Dr. Nelson really listens to you and is very intelligent and will do his best for you. I highly recommend them.
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We have been seeing Dr. Nelson for 15 years and love him and his staff.
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Dr. Nelson and his staff have a warm bedside manner and have gone over and beyond helping with my medical needs. I highly recommend Dr. Nelson.
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I have been a patient of Dr. Nelson's since moving to Houston 2 years ago. He was recommended by my pharmacist. I have gotten 2 annual physicals and medication refills. The office staff is very friendly, and they actually know what they are doing. They are courteous and professional. The...more
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