Dr. Eric Nelson, MD

Dr. Eric Nelson, MD

Orthopedic Hand Surgery  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 50
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Dr. Eric Nelson, MD is an orthopedic hand surgery specialist in Prescott, AZ and has been practicing for 17 years. He graduated from University Of Illinois in 1995 and specializes in orthopedic hand surgery.

3101 Clearwater Dr

Prescott, AZ 86305

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield

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Top Care Areas

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

Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
very high
more than 99% of peers
Trigger Finger
very high
more than 95% of peers
Osteoarthritis of Hand or Wrist
very high
more than 92% of peers

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1  Specialties

  • Orthopedic Hand Surgery

2  Board Certifications

  • General Surgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Surgery*
  • Hand Surgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Surgery*

13  Conditions Treated

4  Procedures

Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

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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 Illinois
    Medical School | Graduated 1995
  • Grand Rapids Msu
    Internship Hospital | Completed 2000
  • Grand Rapids Msu
    Residency Hospital | Completed 2000
  • University Of Louisville
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 2001

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

4.1
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Nelson to family and friends
21 total reviews (4 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (21)

  • 5
    (14)
  • 4
    (2)
  • 3
    (1)
  • 2
    (1)
  • 1
    (3)

Dr. Nelson's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    EXCELLENT
  • Explains condition(s) well

    EXCELLENT
  • Answers questions

    VERY GOOD
  • Time well spent

    VERY GOOD

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    EXCELLENT
  • Office environment

    EXCELLENT
  • Staff friendliness

    EXCELLENT
  • Average wait time

    Under 10 minutes

Patient Comments (4)

Dr Nelson performed my colonoscopy at Tri-City Surgery center. He and his staff were outstanding. Terrific people. The facility and staff at Tri-City were also the best. Great experience.
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Dr. Nelson and his team were very friendly and helpful. I was able to get an appointment quickly and they scheduled my surgery for the next Monday. Surgery was smooth and I was able to follow up any time. Dr. Nelson even gave me a phone call within a few hours to address my concerns and made time...more
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Dr Nelson performed surgery on my husband and he and his staff are wonderful. Very professional and caring. They got us in quickly and when we arrived for appointment they got us in on time didn't have to wait forever to go back and see Dr. Got him scheduled for surgery quickly also. While...more
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Very helpful and kind!
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