Dr. Ian Neilson, MD

Dr. Ian Neilson, MD

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Dr. Ian Neilson, MD is a pediatric surgery specialist in Portland, ME and has been practicing for 28 years. He graduated from Queens U, Fac Of Health Sciences in 1982 and specializes in pediatric surgery.

887 Congress St

Portland, ME 04102

Contact Information

(207) 662-5555

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Anthem
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Harvard Pilgrim Health Care
  • MultiPlan

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Dr. Neilson's Top Procedures and Conditions

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Appendectomy, Laparoscopic
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Dr. Neilson performs Appendectomy, Laparoscopic more than 79% of his peers

Dr. Neilson performs this procedure more than 79% of his peers

Abdominal Disorders
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Dr. Neilson treats Abdominal Disorders more than 72% of his peers

Dr. Neilson treats this condition more than 72% of his peers

Gastrointestinal Diseases
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Dr. Neilson treats Gastrointestinal Diseases more than 70% of his peers

Dr. Neilson treats this condition more than 70% of his peers

Dr. Neilson's conditions and procedures:

Abdominal Disorders
Abscess
Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
All Lymphoma
Anal Disorders
Anal Fissure
Anal Fistula
Anorectal Abscess
Appendectomy, Laparoscopic
Appendectomy, Open
Appendicitis
Autoimmune Diseases
Axillary Lymph Node Dissection
Bile Duct Procedure
Blood Disorders
Bone Cancer
Bone Disorders
Bone Marrow Biopsy
Burn Injuries
Cancer
Colectomy
Colon and Rectal Surgery
Cyst Incision and Drainage
Decortication and Pleurectomy
Empyema
Enterostomy (Laparoscopic or Open)
Esophageal Diseases
Esophageal Fistula
Esophageal Surgery
Excision of Bile Duct Tumor
Excision of Breast Tumor
Excision of Rectal Tumor
Fistulectomy or Fistulotomy, Anal
Frenectomy
Gallbladder Removal
Gallbladder Removal (Cholecystectomy), Laparoscopic
Gastroenterology Procedures
Gastrointestinal Diseases
Gastrotomy
Head and Neck Surgery
Heart Surgery
Hernia
Hernia Repair
Hidradenitis
Hodgkin's Disease
Incision and Removal of Foreign Object
Inguinal Hernia
Inguinal Hernia Repair, Laparoscopic
Inguinal Hernia Repair, Open
Intestinal Atresia
Kidney Surgery
Laparoscopic Surgical Procedure
Laparotomy
Lobectomy, Open
Lung Removal (Partial or Complete): Open, or Resection of Lung Tumor: Open
Lung Surgery
Lymph Node Biopsy or Excision
Meckel's Diverticulum
Open Diaphragmatic and-or Paraesophageal Hiatal Hernia Repair
Orchiectomy
Osteosarcoma
Paraesophageal Hernia Repair, Laparoscopic
Port Placements or Replacements
Proctectomy, Open or Laparoscopic (incl. Swenson and Duhamel Procedures)
Pyloric Stenosis
Removal of Reproductive Organs (Hysterectomy, Oophorectomy, Salpingectomy, Salpingo-Oophorectomy, Resection of Peritoneal Malignancy)
Renal Transplant and Nephrectomy
Repair of Anal and Rectal Defects (Anoplasty, Repair of Imperforate Anus, Sphincteroplasty, Rectal Graft)
Second-Degree Burns
Segmentectomy, Open
Spinal Nerve Block
Splenectomy
Splenectomy and Splenorrhaphy
Still's Disease
Thoracoscopic Lobectomy
Traumatic Brain Injury
Umbilical Hernia
Ventral Hernia
Video-Assisted Thoracoscopic Surgery (VATS) or Thoracotomy

About Me

Biography

Dr. Ian Neilson, MD is a pediatric surgery specialist in Portland, ME and has been practicing for 28 years. He graduated from Queens U, Fac Of Health Sciences in 1982 and specializes in pediatric surgery.

Specialties

  • Pediatric Surgery

Board Certifications

Education

  • 1990
    Chldns Hosp
    Fellowship Hospital
    1990
  • 1987
    Royal Victoria Hospital
    Residency Hospital
    1987
  • 1983
    Royal Victoria Hospital
    Internship Hospital
    1983
  • 1982
    Queens U, Fac Of Health Sciences
    Medical School
    1982

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Dr. Neilson's Reviews

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4.9

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Amazing doctor and surgeon. Their entire pediatric practice is wonderful. And especially Dr. Neilson and Dr. Mallory. My complete belief in their competency never waived once. Dr Neilson (and Mallory) explained everything to us thoroughly and without complicated surgical jargon as well as not...Read More
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His bedside manner is fantastic, and in a scary time in our lives he was a beacon of strength and calmness. He spent plenty of time with us from consult all the way through post surgery. We feel very grateful to have Dr. Neilson have been our kiddos surgeon. He was very informative, and explained...Read More
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This Dr knows what he is doing! Smart, respectful, caring, prompt, very informative. We were glad he was in charge of our childs surgery. His knowledge and experience made a very hard time in our lives a little easier.
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