Dr. Gary Nelson, MD

Dr. Gary Nelson, MD

Obstetrics & Gynecology  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 60
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Dr. Gary Nelson, MD is an obstetrics & gynecology specialist in Fairhope, AL and has been practicing for 30 years. He graduated from Univ Of South Al Coll Of Med in 1984 and specializes in obstetrics & gynecology.

150 S Ingleside St Ste 6

Fairhope, AL 36532

Contact Information

(251) 928-1222

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of California
  • Cigna
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Humana
  • MultiPlan

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Top Care Areas

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

Menstrual Disorders (incl. Dysmenorrhea)
normal
more than 73% of peers
Yeast Infections
normal
more than 69% of peers
Uterine Diseases
normal
more than 62% 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.

1  Specialties

  • Obstetrics & Gynecology

1  Board Certifications

  • Obstetrics & Gynecology
    Accredited by: American Board of Obstetrics & Gynecology*

28  Conditions Treated

11  Procedures

  • Fecal Occult Blood Test for Colorectal Cancer
  • Hysterectomy - Laparoscopic
  • Hysterectomy - Open
  • Hysteroscopy
  • Laparoscopic Surgical Procedure
  • Osteoporosis Screening
  • Pregnancy Test
  • Removal of Reproductive Organs (Hysterectomy, Oophorectomy, Salpingectomy, Salpingo-Oophorectomy, Resection of Peritoneal Malignancy)
  • Rh Incompatibility Screening
  • Vaginal Delivery and VBAC
  • Vaginal Surgery

Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

Healthgrades does not collect malpractice information for Alabama.

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

  • Univ Of South Al Coll Of Med
    Medical School | Graduated 1984
  • U South Ala Coll Med
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1988

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Nelson has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Nelson's Reviews

3.4
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Nelson to family and friends
7 total reviews (2 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (7)

  • 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

    VERY GOOD
  • Explains condition(s) well

    VERY GOOD
  • Answers questions

    VERY GOOD
  • Time well spent

    VERY GOOD

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    EXCELLENT
  • Office environment

    VERY GOOD
  • Staff friendliness

    VERY GOOD
  • Average wait time

    10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (2)

I absolutely loved Dr. Nelson. He helped me through my first pregnancy that ended in a miscarriage over 4 years ago. He then delivered my daughters who are now 3 and 2. My husband and I looked forward to every visit knowing that our babies were being looked after well and we'd always be greeted...more
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Any time I have an emergency need or just routine needs I am able to get same day appointments. Dr. Nelson always explains things in detail and has multiple options available to resolve any issues I am experiencing. He is always very thorough and I have seen his high expectations from his nurses...more
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