Dr. Heidi Nelson, MD

Dr. Heidi Nelson, MD

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Colon & Rectal Surgery  ·  
Female  ·  
64 y/o
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Dr. Heidi Nelson, MD is a colon & rectal surgery specialist in Rochester, MN and has been practicing for 30 years. She specializes in colon & rectal surgery.

Mayo Clinic

200 1st St SW

Rochester, MN 55905
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Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Humana
  • MultiPlan

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No disciplinary actions found for the years we collect data
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Dr. Nelson's Top Procedures and Conditions

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Proctectomy, Open or Laparoscopic (incl. Swenson and Duhamel Procedures)
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Nelson performs Proctectomy, Open or Laparoscopic (incl. Swenson and Duhamel Procedures) more than 95% of her peers

Dr. Nelson performs this procedure more than 95% of her peers

Colectomy
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Nelson performs Colectomy more than 94% of her peers

Dr. Nelson performs this procedure more than 94% of her peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • da Vinci® Colectomy
  • Hemicolectomy
  • Laparoscopic Colectomy
Intestinal Transplant (incl. Enterectomy)
normal
normal

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Nelson performs Intestinal Transplant (incl. Enterectomy) more than 75% of her peers

Dr. Nelson performs this procedure more than 75% of her peers

About Me

Biography

Dr. Heidi Nelson, MD is a colon & rectal surgery specialist in Rochester, MN and has been practicing for 30 years. She specializes in colon & rectal surgery.

Specialties

  • Colon & Rectal Surgery

Board Certifications

  • Colon & Rectal Surgery
  • General Surgery

Education

  • 1988
    Mayo Medical School
    Fellowship Hospital
    1988
  • 1987
    Oregon Health And Science University
    Residency Hospital
    1987
  • 1981
    University Of Washington School Of Medicine
    Medical School
    1981

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  • 16 – 30 minutes
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Aetna
Choice Plus POS II
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Card PPO
Cigna
Cigna PPO
Open Access Plus
Humana
Choice Care PPO
MultiPlan
MultiPlan PPO
PHCS Network PPO

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