Dr. James Nelson, MD

Dr. James Nelson, MD

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Cardiology  ·  
Male  ·  
71 y/o
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Dr. James Nelson, MD is a cardiology specialist in Gainesville, FL and has been practicing for 40 years. He specializes in cardiology, interventional cardiology, and more.

Senior Healthcare Center at Springhill

3720 NW 83rd St

Gainesville, FL 32606
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Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • AvMed
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Florida
  • CHAMPVA
  • Cigna
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • Humana
  • MultiPlan
  • POMCO Group
  • UnitedHealthCare

Background Check

No malpractice claims found for Florida
No disciplinary actions found for the years we collect data
No board actions found for the years we collect data
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Experience Check

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Dr. Nelson's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Hypotension
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Nelson treats Hypotension more than 100% of his peers

Dr. Nelson treats this condition more than 100% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Chronic Orthostatic Hypotension
  • Orthostatic Hypotension
Pulmonary Disease
high
high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Nelson treats Pulmonary Disease more than 89% of his peers

Dr. Nelson treats this condition more than 89% of his peers

Hypertension
high
high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Nelson treats Hypertension more than 83% of his peers

Dr. Nelson treats this condition more than 83% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Accelerated Hypertension
  • Dexamethasone Sensitive Hypertension
  • Exertional Hypertension
  • Familial Hypertension
  • High-Risk Hypertension
  • Hypertension in Pheochromocytoma
  • Hypertension, Adrenal Gland-Induced
  • Hypertension, Alcohol-Induced
  • Hypertension, Bilateral Renal Artery Stenosis-Induced
  • Hypertension, Coarctation of the Aorta-Induced
  • Hypertension, Conn Syndrome-Induced
  • Hypertension, Corticosteroid-Induced
  • Hypertension, Cushing's Syndrome-Induced
  • Hypertension, Environment-Induced
  • Hypertension, Hyperaldosteronism-Induced
  • Hypertension, Kidney Disease-Induced
  • Hypertension, Nasal Decongestant-Induced
  • Hypertension, Renal Segmental Hypoplasia-Induced
  • Hypertension, Stress-Induced
  • Hypertensive Hypokalemia Familial
  • Idiopathic Pulmonary Hypertension
  • Isolated Systolic Hypertension
  • Labile Hypertension
  • Neurogenic Hypertension
  • Pediatric Hypertension
  • Portal Hypertension
  • Primary Hypertension
  • Primary Pulmonary Hypertension, Dexfenfluramine-Induced
  • Primary Pulmonary Hypertension, Familial
  • Primary Pulmonary Hypertension, Fenfluramine-Induced
  • Pulmonary Arterial Hypertension
  • Pulmonary Hypertension
  • Pulmonary Hypoxic Hypertension
  • Pulmonary Thromboembolic Hypertension
  • Pulmonary Venous Hypertension
  • Renal Hypertension
  • Resistant Hypertension
  • Secondary Hypertension
  • Secondary Pulmonary Hypertension
  • White Coat Hypertension

Dr. Nelson's conditions and procedures:

Aneurysm
Angina and Acute Coronary Syndrome
Aortic Aneurysm
Aortic Ectasia
Aortic Stenosis
Aortic Valve Disease
Aortic Valve Regurgitation
Arrhythmias
Atrial Fibrillation
Atrial Flutter
Autonomic Disorders
Benign Tumor
Biopsy
Cardiac Catheterization (incl. Coronary Angiography)
Cardiac Imaging
Cardiac Myocardial Perfusion Imaging
Cardiomegaly
Cardiomyopathy
Cardiovascular Stress Test
Carotid Artery Disease
Chest Pain
Chronic Pulmonary Heart Diseases (incl. Pulmonary Hypertension)
Congenital Heart Defects
Congenital Heart Disease
Congestive Heart Failure
COPD (Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease)
Coronary Artery Disease (CAD)
Cryosurgery
Dementia
Diabetes
Endocarditis
Heart Attack (Acute Myocardial Infarction)
Heart Disease
Heart Murmur
Heart Palpitations
Hyperlipidemia
Hypertension
Hypertensive Chronic Kidney Disease
Hypertensive Heart and Chronic Kidney Disease
Hypertensive Heart Disease
Hypotension
Joint Injection
Limb Swelling
Limb Swelling Caused by Fluid Overload
Mitral Valve Disease
Mitral Valve Regurgitation
Mitral Valve Stenosis
Paracentesis
Pericardial Disease
Pulmonary Disease
Pulmonary Edema
Pulmonary Hypertension
Secondary Hypertension
Septal Defect
Syncope
Thrombosis
Tricuspid Valve Disease
Vascular Disease
Vascular Duplex Ultrasonography and Plethysmography
Venous Hypertension

About Me

Care Philosophy

The Senior Healthcare Center is an outpatient department of North Florida Regional Medical Center. We are recognized by The Joint Commission for upholding the highest standards of quality care. The Senior Healthcare Centers specialize in primary c...

Specialties

  • Cardiology
  • Internal Medicine
  • Interventional Cardiology

Board Certifications

Education

  • Geisinger Medical Center Pa
    Residency Hospital
  • 1978
    Geisinger Med Center
    Fellowship Hospital
    1978
  • 1974
    Geisinger Med Center
    Internship Hospital
    1974
  • 1973
    Hahnemann Medical College Pa
    Medical School
    1973

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Dr. Nelson's Reviews

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5.0

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5 Stars
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Average Wait Time
  • 10 – 15 minutes
Dr. Nelson's Performance
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  • Explains condition(s) well
  • Answers questions
  • Time well spent
Office & Staff Performance
  • Scheduling
  • Office environment
  • Staff friendliness
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Wonderful doctor and human being. Love his nurse Myra too.
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Insurance accepted

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Aetna
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Choice Plus Test POS II
AvMed
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Card Test PPO
Blue Cross Blue Shield of Florida
Blue Care HMO
BlueDental Choice
CHAMPVA
Cigna
Cigna HMO
Cigna PPO
Open Access Plus
Commercial Insurance Company
Humana
Choice Care PPO
Select HMO
MultiPlan
MultiPlan Test PPO
PHCS Network PPO
POMCO Group
UnitedHealthCare
United Healthcare

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