Dr. John Nelson, MD

Dr. John Nelson, MD

Geriatric Psychiatry  |  
Male  |  
Age 77
(1)
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Dr. John Nelson, MD is a geriatric psychiatry doctor who practices in Pittsburgh, PA. He is 77 years old and has been practicing for 43 years.

401 Shady Ave Ste D108

Pittsburgh, PA 15206

Contact Information

(412) 661-9008

Insurance Accepted

  • Blue Cross Blue Shield

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Adjustment Disorder
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more than 59% of peers
Psychiatric Diseases
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more than 44% of peers
Major Depressive Disorder
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more than 36% of peers

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Care Philosophy

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Specialties

  • Geriatric Psychiatry
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Board Certifications

  • Psychiatry
    Accredited by: American Board of Psychiatry & Neurology*
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Conditions Treated

  • Adjustment Disorder
  • Anxiety
  • Bipolar Disorder
  • Depressive Disorders
  • Eating Disorders
  • Major Depressive Disorder
  • Obsessive-Compulsive Disorder (OCD)
  • Panic Attack
  • Personality Disorders
  • Postpartum Depression
  • Psychiatric Diseases
  • Psychosis Due to Mental Illness

Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

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0 Sanctions

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0 Board Actions

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Education

  • Notre Dame University
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1958
  • Harvard Medical School
    Medical School | Graduated 1967
  • St Lukes Hospital Med Center
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1968
  • Mass Mh Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1975
  • National Institute Of Mental Health
    Other Education | Completed 1971

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

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Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Nelson's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Nelson to family and friends
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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

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