Dr. Justin Nelms, MD

Dr. Justin Nelms, MD

Vascular Surgery •  Male • Age 43

  
Accepting new patients

Dr. Justin Nelms, MD is a Vascular Surgery Specialist in Glen Burnie, MD. Dr. Nelms has more experience with Aortic Aneurysm or Dissection, Peripheral Vascular Procedures, and Peripheral Vascular Disorders than other specialists in his area. He is affiliated with University of Maryland Baltimore Washington Medical Center. He is accepting new patients. Be sure to call ahead with Dr. Nelms to book an appointment.


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Maryland Vascular Center

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(410) 246-8549
Maryland Vascular Center301 Hospital Dr Fl 1 Glen Burnie, MD 21061
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UM Baltimore Washington Medical Group-Vascular Surgery

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(410) 246-8549
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  • Low Wait Times Patients are usually seen in 10 minutes or less.
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Excellent doctor, promptly took care of my medical problems. Extremity gifted I highly recommend him
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  • Office environment
  • Staff friendliness
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  • Appointment wasn't rushed
  • Listened & answered questions
  • Explained conditions well
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My husband is a new patient of Dr. Nelms, but it didn't feel that way. He diagnosed him and promptly made arrangements to address his situation. He was informative about the procedure. I would give him 5 stars without hesitation.
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Dr. Nelms is amazing! My mom had to have emergency surgery and he walked us through everything. Him and his staff are so caring and understanding! I would definitely recommend him to everyone!
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Frequently Treated by Dr. Nelms

Based on treatment records, we have identified the following as areas of care that Dr. Nelms treats more often than their peers. If you are unsure whether Dr. Nelms treats other conditions, please contact the office at (410) 553-8300.

Aortic Aneurysm or Dissection

Aortic aneurym or dissection specialists diagnose and treat abnormal bulges or tears in the wall of the aorta, which are life-threatening and require immediate surgery.Compare with other Aortic Aneurysm or Dissection specialists.

Dr. Nelms typically treats 77% more often than similar doctors

Based on claims data for 2 conditions and procedures

Treatments
Aortic Aneurysm
Abdominal Aortic Aneurysm (AAA)
Normal Frequency
High Frequency
Very High Frequency
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Peripheral Vascular Procedures

Peripheral vascular disorder is diagnosed through a variety of procedures, including angiogram, ankle-brachial index and Doppler ultrasound. Surgical treatments include bypass graft surgery, balloon angioplasty, and stent.Compare with other Peripheral Vascular Procedures specialists.

Dr. Nelms typically treats 62% more often than similar doctors

Based on claims data for 4 conditions and procedures

Treatments
Peripheral Artery Catheterization
Non-Coronary Angioplasty, Atherectomy, and Stenting
Peripheral Artery Bypass
Varicose Vein Procedure
Normal Frequency
High Frequency
Very High Frequency
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Peripheral Vascular Disorders

Peripheral vascular disorder specialists diagnose and treat narrowing or blockages in the blood vessels outside the heart, most commonly caused by atherosclerosis, a buildup of plague inside the blood vessel wall.Compare with other Peripheral Vascular Disorders specialists.

Dr. Nelms typically treats 54% more often than similar doctors

Based on claims data for 10 conditions and procedures

Treatments
Peripheral Vascular Disease (PAD, PVD)
Peripheral Arterial Disease of Extremities
Deep Vein Thrombosis (DVT)
Renal Artery Arteriosclerotic Disease
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High Frequency
Very High Frequency
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Arteriovenous Malformation (AVM)

Arteriovenous malformation (AVM) specialists diagnose and treat abnormal blood vessel connections between arteries and veins that result in damage or death of body tissue and nerve cells.Compare with other Arteriovenous Malformation (AVM) specialists.

Dr. Nelms typically treats 53% more often than similar doctors

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Arteriovenous Shunt Creation
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Dr. Nelms' conditions and procedures:

  • Abdominal Aortic Aneurysm (AAA)
  • Acute Deep Vein Thrombosis (DVT)
  • Acute Venous Embolism Thrombosis
  • Aneurysm
  • Aortic Aneurysm
  • Aortic Dissection
  • Aortic Ectasia
  • Aortic Embolism and Thrombosis
  • Aortic Repair, Open or Repair of Arterial Aneurysm, Open
  • Arteriovenous Fistula Repair
  • Arteriovenous Shunt Creation
  • Atherosclerosis
  • Atherosclerosis of Aorta
  • Brachial Plexus Palsy
  • Carotid Artery Disease
  • Carotid Artery Stent Placement
  • Carotid Endarterectomy (CEA) or Excision of Infected Graft
  • Chronic Deep Vein Thrombosis (DVT)
  • Chronic Venous Embolism Thrombosis
  • Congenital Heart Defects
  • Deep Vein Thrombosis (DVT)
  • Dialysis Access Procedures
  • Dressing and-or Debridement of Wound, Infection, or Burn (incl. Negative Pressure Wound Therapy)
  • Embolectomy, Thrombectomy, or Vessel Exploration
  • Endovascular Repair of Abdominal Aortic Aneurysm
  • Endovascular Repair of Aorta
  • Heart Disease
  • Heart Surgery
  • Hypertensive Encephalopathy
  • Lung Surgery
  • Median Arcuate Ligament Syndrome (MALS)
  • Non-Coronary Angioplasty, Atherectomy, and Stenting
  • Peripheral Arterial Aneurysm
  • Peripheral Arterial Aneurysm and Dissection
  • Peripheral Arterial Disease of Extremities
  • Peripheral Arterial Dissection
  • Peripheral Arterial Embolism and Thrombosis
  • Peripheral Artery Bypass
  • Peripheral Artery Catheterization
  • Peripheral Autonomic Neuropathy
  • Peripheral Nerve Disorders
  • Peripheral Vascular Disease (PAD, PVD)
  • Phlebitis and Thrombophlebitis
  • Port Placements or Replacements
  • Removal of Arteriovenous Shunt for Renal Dialysis
  • Renal Artery Arteriosclerotic Disease
  • Revision of Arteriovenous Shunt for Renal Dialysis
  • Ruptured Aortic Aneurysm
  • Secondary Hypertension
  • Thoracoabdominal Aortic Aneurysm
  • Thromboendarterectomy or Excision of Infected Graft
  • Thrombosis
  • Transient Ischemic Attack (TIA)
  • Varicose Vein Procedure
  • Varicose Veins
  • Vascular Disease
  • Vascular Duplex Ultrasonography and Plethysmography
  • Vascular Surgical Procedure
  • Vascular Transcatheter Embolization
  • Venous Compression
  • Venous Embolism and Thrombosis
  • Venous Insufficiency
  • Venous Sclerotherapy

About Me

Biography

Dr. Nelms completed his vascular surgery training at the University of Maryland Medical Center. He specializes in the latest minimally invasive endovascular...Read more

Specialties

  • Vascular Surgery

Board Certifications

  • General Surgery
  • Vascular Surgery

Awards

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University of Maryland Baltimore Washington Medical Center

Glen Burnie, MD

69% Patient experience rating, Equal to the national average

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