Dr. James Nelson Jr, MD

Dr. James Nelson Jr, MD

Family Medicine  ·  
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Age 64
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Dr. James Nelson Jr, MD is a family medicine specialist in Cookeville, TN and has been practicing for 16 years. He graduated from Universidad Tecnologica De Santiago, Santo Domingo Campus in 1990 and specializes in family medicine and obstetrics.

2546 Windle Community Rd

Cookeville, TN 38506

Contact Information

(931) 498-4880

Insurance Accepted

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

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Dr. Nelson Jr's Experience

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Dr. Nelson Jr's experience matches your search based on the following criteria:
  • Based on total number of patients treated over the last 12 months
  • Specializes in Family Medicine
  • No malpractice claims found
  • No sanctions found
  • No board actions found

2  Specialties

  • Family Medicine
  • Obstetrics

0  Board Certifications

Dr. Nelson Jr does not have any board certifications listed.

38  Conditions Treated

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21  Procedures

  • Birth Control
  • Cholesterol Screening
  • Colposcopy
  • C-Section
  • Destruction or Excision of Lesion of Cervix (incl. LEEP)
  • Excision, Shaving, or Destruction of Skin and Subcutaneous Tissue (incl. Mohs Micrographic Surgery), Tissue Transfer
  • Fecal Occult Blood Test for Colorectal Cancer
  • Fetal Cardiac Monitoring
  • Hysterectomy - Laparoscopic
  • Hysterectomy - Open
  • Laparoscopic Surgical Procedure
  • Pregnancy Test
  • Pregnancy Ultrasound
  • Removal of Reproductive Organs (Hysterectomy, Oophorectomy, Salpingectomy, Salpingo-Oophorectomy, Resection of Peritoneal Malignancy)
  • Sexually Transmitted Infections Screening
  • Thyroid Screening
  • Trichomoniasis Screening
  • Vaginal Birth After Cesarean (VBAC)
  • Vaginal Delivery and VBAC
  • Vaginal Surgery
  • Wound Repair

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Tennessee.

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

  • Universidad Tecnologica De Santiago, Santo Domingo Campus
    Medical School | Graduated 1990
  • University Of Arkansas
    Internship Hospital | Completed 2002
  • University Of Arkansas
    Residency Hospital | Completed 2002

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors

Dr. Nelson Jr has no awards or honors listed.

Media & Publications

Dr. Nelson Jr has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Nelson Jr's Reviews

4.4
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Nelson Jr to family and friends
11 total reviews (2 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (11)

  • 5
    (9)
  • 4
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  • 3
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  • 2
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  • 1
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Dr. Nelson Jr's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    EXCELLENT
  • Explains condition(s) well

    EXCELLENT
  • Answers questions

    EXCELLENT
  • Time well spent

    EXCELLENT

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    EXCELLENT
  • Office environment

    VERY GOOD
  • Staff friendliness

    EXCELLENT
  • Average wait time

    16 to 30 minutes

Patient Comments (2)

Dr. Nelson is an answer to prayer for our family. We were referred to him by our previous pediatrician that moved to another state. Dr. Nelson took time on our first visit to get to know us and answer questions. He is now my children's doctor as well as mine and my husbands. I couldn't ask for...more
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Dr. Nelson is a great doctor but you always have to wait much longer than you should after your appointment time. Also, you have to follow up with the office too many times for prescriptions refills called in, contact concerning test results, etc. Very frustrating!!
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