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Top Care Areas

See how frequently Dr. Nelson performs your care needs compared to other doctors.

Anxiety
very high
more than 98% of peers
ADHD and-or ADD
high
more than 89% of peers
Psychiatric Evaluation
high
more than 82% of peers

Dr. Nelson's percentages are based on the rate of treatment compared to peers nationwide from insurance data. Learn more info about our data and this Top Care Areas component.

2  Specialties

  • Neurology
  • Psychiatry

0  Board Certifications

Dr. Nelson does not have any board certifications listed.

14  Conditions Treated

2  Procedures

  • Psychiatric Evaluation
  • Psychotherapy and Psychophysiological Therapy (incl. Biofeedback)

Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

Healthgrades does not collect malpractice information for Pennsylvania.

3 Sanctions
  • Amended Order (7/26/2016)
    Action Taken: Suspension
    Summary: Please reference the following Document
    Documentation: Download here (PDF)
    State: Pennsylvania
  • Disciplinary action in another state (12/29/2015)
    Action Taken: Suspension
    Summary: Please reference the following Document
    Documentation: Download here (PDF)
    State: Pennsylvania
  • Other (9/25/2013)
    Action Taken: Voluntary Surrender
    Summary: Please reference the following Document
    Documentation: Download here (PDF)
    State: New Jersey
1 Board Action
  • Other (8/13/2014)
    Action Taken: License Retired
    Summary: Please reference the following Document
    Documentation: Download here (PDF)
    State: New Jersey

Education

  • Howard Univ Coll Of Med
    Medical School | Graduated 1947
  • Homer G Phillips Hospital
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1948
  • Homer G Phillips Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1949
  • Va Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1960

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors

Dr. Nelson has no awards or honors listed.

Media & Publications

Dr. Nelson has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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