Dr. James Nelson, MD

Dr. James Nelson, MD

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Geriatric Medicine  |  
Male  |  
69 y/o
2 reviews

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Dr. James Nelson, MD is a geriatric medicine doctor who practices in Gainesville, FL. He is 69 years old and has been practicing for 44 years. Dr. Nelson is affiliated with North Florida Regional Medical Center....See Less

Senior Healthcare Center at Spring Hill

3720 NW 83rd St

Gainesville, FL 32606
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Accepted insurance

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

Learn about Dr. Nelson

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 care for patients 65 years of age and older. Our mission is to provide exceptional primary care to seniors. With our knowledge of the medical, functional & psychosocial aspects of geriatric care, we partner with patients, families and caregivers to improve quality of life.
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Dr. Nelson's Experience

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

  • Geriatric Medicine
1

Board Certifications

  • Internal Medicine
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*
4

Conditions Treated

  • COPD (Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease)
  • Dementia
  • Diabetes
  • Hypertension
3

Procedures

  • Biopsy
  • Cryosurgery
  • Joint Injection

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Florida.

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

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

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

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Nelson to family and friends
5
based on 2 total surveys (1 with a review)
Dr. Nelson's Performance
  • Trustworthiness
    EXCELLENT
  • Explains condition(s) well
    EXCELLENT
  • Answers Questions
    EXCELLENT
  • Time well spent
    EXCELLENT
Office & Staff Performance
  • Scheduling
    EXCELLENT
  • Office environment
    EXCELLENT
  • Staff friendliness
    EXCELLENT
  • Average wait time
    10 to 15 minutes
Patient Reviews (1)
in Live Oak, FL |
Wonderful doctor and human being. Love his nurse Myra too.
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Dr. Nelson accepts 11 insurance carriers
  • Aetna
    Aetna HMO
    Choice Plus POS II
  • AvMed
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Blue Card 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 PPO
    PHCS Network PPO
  • POMCO Group
  • UnitedHealthCare
    United Healthcare

Hospitals where Dr. Nelson has admitting privileges

North Florida Regional Medical Center
6500 W Newberry Rd
Gainesville, FL 32605
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