Dr. Eric Nelson, MD

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Dr. Eric Nelson, MD
Dr. Eric Nelson, MD is an oncology doctor who practices in Gaffney, SC. He is 70 years old. Dr. Nelson is affiliated with Spartanburg Regional Healthcare System - Pelham Medical Center and Spartanburg Medical Center.

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Dr. Nelson's Care Philosophy

I listen carefully to my patients and take the whole person into account: physical, emotional and psychosocial. If one area is out of balance, it can impact everything else.

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Dr. Nelson's Performance
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    FAIR
  • Explains condition(s) well
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  • Answers Questions
    FAIR
  • Time well spent
    POOR
Office & Staff Performance
  • Scheduling
    POOR
  • Office environment
    GOOD
  • Staff friendliness
    FAIR
  • Average wait time
    31 to 45 minutes
Patient Comments (1)
in Inman ,SC |
When this SO CALLED Dr tells your loved one when they ask am I dying and he says NO you are NOT at that point yet then 3 days later your loved one IS DEAD.... And he didn't have the decency to come and talk to the family a kidney dr tells us he's here and has hours and this Dr.Nelson sends a letter weeks later apologizing ..... PLEASE DO NOT GO TO THIS DR!!!! Go anywhere but to this man!
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Dr. Nelson's Care Philosophy

I listen carefully to my patients and take the whole person into account: physical, emotional and psychosocial. If one area is out of balance, it can impact everything else.

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 Oncology
  •  Board certified in Internal Medicine and Medical Oncology
  •  Malpractice claims in South Carolina not available
  •  No sanctions found
  •  No board actions found

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  • Awards & Honors
    • Healthgrades Honor Roll
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Board Certifications

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  • Internal Medicine
  • Medical Oncology

Conditions Treated

  • Acute Leukemia
  • Adrenal Gland Cancer
  • Anal and Rectal Cancer
  • Anemia
  • Basal Cell Carcinoma
  • Bladder Cancer
  • Brain Cancer
  • Brain and Nervous System Cancer (incl. Gliomas, Astrocytoma, Schwannoma, Medulloblastoma, Chordoma)
  • Breast Cancer
  • Cervical Cancer
  • Chronic Myeloid Leukemia (CML)
  • Coagulation Disorders (incl. Hemophilia)
  • Colorectal Cancer
  • ENT Cancer
  • Esophageal Cancer
  • Fallopian Tube Cancer
  • Gallbladder and Biliary Tract Cancer
  • Hemophilia
  • Hemophilia A
  • Hodgkin's Disease
  • Immune Thrombocytopenic Purpura (ITP)
  • Laryngeal Cancer
  • Liver Cancer
  • Lung Cancer
  • Lung Neoplasms, Not Specified as Malignant
  • Lymphoma, Large-Cell
  • Lymphosarcoma
  • Macroglobulinemia (incl. Waldenstrom's )
  • Mantle Cell Lymphoma
  • Marginal Zone Lymphoma
  • Mediastinal Tumors, Malignant
  • Mediastinal Tumors, Not Specified as Malignant
  • Melanoma
  • Meningiomas
  • Mycosis Fungoides
  • Myelodysplastic Syndromes
  • Myeloma
  • Myeloproliferative Disorders
  • Neuroendocrine Tumors
  • Neutropenia
  • Nodular Lymphoma
  • Non-Hodgkin's Lymphoma
  • Oral Cancer
  • Osteosarcoma
  • Ovarian Cancer
  • Pancreatic Cancer
  • Pancytopenia
  • Paroxysmal Nocturnal Hemoglobinuria
  • Penile Cancer
  • Peripheral T-Cell Lymphoma
  • Pleura Cancer
  • Pleural Cancer
  • Polycythemia Rubra Vera
  • Pregnancy-Related Disorders
  • Primary Hypercoagulable State (incl. Factor V Leiden Disease)
  • Prostate Cancer
  • Qualitative Platelet Defects (incl. Glanzmann's Thrombasthenia)
  • Reticulosarcoma
  • Retinoblastoma
  • Salivary Gland Cancer
  • Secondary Hypertension
  • Secondary Malignancies
  • Sickle Cell Disease
  • Skin Cancer
  • Small Intestine Cancer
  • Soft Tissue Sarcoma
  • Squamous Cell Carcinoma
  • Thalassemia
  • Throat Cancer (Hypopharyngeal)
  • Throat Cancer (Nasopharyngeal)
  • Throat Cancer (Oropharyngeal)
  • Thrombocytosis
  • Thymomas
  • Thyroid Cancer
  • Tongue Cancer
  • Tonsil Cancer
  • Vertebral Column Tumors

Education

  • Medical School
    Bowman Gray School Of Medicine
  • Residency Hospital
    Wilford Hall Medical Center-Air Force
  • Fellowship Hospital
    Wilford Hall Medical Center-Air Force

Languages Spoken

  • English

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Specialties

  • Oncology
  • Hematology
  • Medical Oncology

Procedures Performed

  • Bone Marrow Biopsy
  • Thoracentesis