Dr. Jeffrey Nelson, MD

Dr. Jeffrey Nelson, MD

General Surgery  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 59
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Dr. Jeffrey Nelson, MD is a general surgery specialist in Tucson, AZ. He graduated from Johns Hopkins University School Of Medicine and specializes in general surgery and plastic surgery.

7416 N La Cholla Blvd

Tucson, AZ 85741

Contact Information

(520) 575-8400

Insurance Accepted

  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna

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Top Care Areas

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Breast Reduction
normal
more than 70% of peers

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2  Specialties

  • General Surgery
  • Plastic Surgery

1  Board Certifications

  • Plastic Surgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Plastic Surgery*

9  Conditions Treated

  • Breast Cancer
  • Breast Diseases
  • Capsular Contracture of Breast Implant
  • Gastrointestinal Diseases
  • Gynecomastia
  • Lesion
  • Localized Fat Deposits
  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Tumor

21  Procedures

Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

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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

  • Johns Hopkins University School Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Nelson has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Nelson's Reviews

4.0
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Nelson to family and friends
17 total reviews (2 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (17)

  • 5
    (12)
  • 4
    (1)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
    (0)
  • 1
    (4)

Dr. Nelson's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    VERY GOOD
  • 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

    Under 10 minutes

Patient Comments (2)

Waste of MONEY $5,000 and time spent healing... Rhinoplasty/Septoplasty, Appearance of nose very little improvement if any and no improvement in breathing through left nostril, right nostril some improvement, makes procedure sound very promising prior to surgery then gives excuses for poor results...more
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I had sagging skin on my upper arms and really needed surgery. My friend where I live is a retired surgical nurse and recommended Dr. Nelson. He was honest and kind and the office staff was great. The surgery was a complete success and I believe no other doctor could have given me more perfect...more
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