Dr. Jennifer Nelson, MD

Dr. Jennifer Nelson, MD

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Ear, Nose, and Throat  ·  
Female  ·  
37 y/o
(35)

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Dr. Jennifer Nelson, MD is an otolaryngology (ear, nose & throat) specialist in Blacksburg, VA. She specializes in ear, nose, and throat and otolaryngology-head and neck surgery.

LewisGale Physicians

830 Davis St Ste 1

Blacksburg, VA 24060
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Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Anthem
  • Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Coventry Health Care
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Medicaid
  • MultiPlan
  • Worker's Compensation

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Top Care Areas

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

Chronic Sinusitis
very high
more than 93% of peers
Otitis Media
very high
more than 93% of peers
Larynx Conditions
very high
more than 91% 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

  • Ear, Nose, and Throat
  • Otolaryngology-Head and Neck Surgery

1  Board Certifications

  • Otolaryngology
    Accredited by: American Board of Otolaryngology*

55  Conditions Treated

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24  Procedures

  • Ablation or Excision of Nasal Turbinates
  • Antrostomy and Antrotomy (Sinus Surgery)
  • Balloon Sinuplasty
  • Cervical Lymph Node Dissection
  • Diagnostic Nasal and-or Sinus Endoscopy
  • Ear Surgery
  • Ear Tube Placement
  • ENT Surgery
  • Ethmoidectomy (Sinus Surgery)
  • Excision or Destruction of Tongue Lesion
  • Head and Neck Surgery
  • Intranasal or Sinus Procedure
  • Laryngoscopy - Laryngotomy - Laryngectomy - Pharyngolaryngectomy - Pharyngectomy
  • Laryngoscopy and Laryngotomy
  • Lymph Node Biopsy or Excision
  • Nasal Septum Surgery (Septoplasty)
  • Sinus Surgery
  • Sphenoidotomy (Sinus Surgery)
  • Thyroid Lobectomy
  • Thyroidectomy
  • Thyroidectomy or Thyroid Lobectomy
  • Tonsillectomy
  • Tracheal Surgery
  • Wound Repair

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Virginia.

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

  • University of Washington
    Medical School | Graduated
  • Southern Illinois University At Edwardsville
    Residency Hospital | Completed

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

5.0
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Nelson to family and friends
35 total reviews (30 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (35)

  • 5
    (35)
  • 4
    (0)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
    (0)
  • 1
    (0)

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 Comments (30)

Dr. Nelson is very nice and listened to my concerns regarding my toddler son. She talked to me so I could understand what she was explaining. She was very helpful.
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Dr. Nelson and her staff are excellent. They are welcoming and always responsive to requests for appointments and things such as prescription refills. Even more important, Dr. Nelson is knowledgeable and takes the time to answer questions and concerns. I would highly recommend this office and do...more
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Dr Nelson was friendly, self assured, informative, and performed the procedure quickly and effectively.
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Dr.Nelson takes the time to answer your questions honestly and doesn’t suggest needless tests just to make money . Very honest and humble.
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Dr. Nelson very professional and friendly. She made me feel very comfortable. She explained what she was going to do during the exam and what she planned to do to Help me. Looking forward to seeing her again.
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