Dr. Kathleen Nelson, MD

Dr. Kathleen Nelson, MD

Obstetrics & Gynecology  ·  
Female  ·  
Age 56
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Dr. Kathleen Nelson, MD is an obstetrics & gynecology specialist in Kalispell, MT and has been practicing for 27 years. She graduated from University Of Washington School Of Medicine in 1991 and specializes in obstetrics & gynecology.

210 Sunnyview Ln Ste 201

Kalispell, MT 59901

Contact Information

(406) 752-5252

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna

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Top Care Areas

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

Human Papillomavirus DNA Testing
very high
more than 98% of peers
Sexually Transmitted Infections Screening
very high
more than 94% of peers
Preeclampsia
very high
more than 93% 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.

1  Specialties

  • Obstetrics & Gynecology

1  Board Certifications

  • Obstetrics & Gynecology
    Accredited by: American Board of Obstetrics & Gynecology*

40  Conditions Treated

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28  Procedures

  • Anemia and Iron Deficiency Screening
  • Cholesterol Screening
  • Colporrhaphy
  • Colposcopy
  • C-Section
  • Excision of Cervix
  • Fetal Cardiac Monitoring
  • Gonorrhea Screening
  • Hepatitis B Virus Screening
  • Hepatitis C Virus Screening
  • Hepatitis Screening
  • Herpes Simplex Screening
  • HIV Screening
  • Human Papillomavirus DNA Testing
  • Hysterectomy - Laparoscopic
  • Hysterectomy - Open
  • Hysteroscopy
  • Laparoscopic Surgical Procedure
  • Osteoporosis Screening
  • Pap Smear
  • Pregnancy Ultrasound
  • Removal of Reproductive Organs (Hysterectomy, Oophorectomy, Salpingectomy, Salpingo-Oophorectomy, Resection of Peritoneal Malignancy)
  • Rh Incompatibility Screening
  • Sexually Transmitted Infections Screening
  • Thyroid Screening
  • Vaginal Birth After Cesarean (VBAC)
  • Vaginal Delivery and VBAC
  • Vaginal Surgery

Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

Healthgrades does not collect malpractice information for Montana.

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 School Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1991
  • L a Co Usc Med Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed
  • University Of Wi Hospital and Cli
    Residency Hospital | Completed

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

3.5
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Nelson to family and friends
13 total reviews (2 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (13)

  • 5
    (6)
  • 4
    (3)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
    (0)
  • 1
    (4)

Dr. Nelson's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    VERY GOOD
  • Explains condition(s) well

    VERY GOOD
  • Answers questions

    VERY GOOD
  • Time well spent

    VERY GOOD

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    VERY GOOD
  • Office environment

    VERY GOOD
  • Staff friendliness

    VERY GOOD
  • Average wait time

    16 to 30 minutes

Patient Comments (2)

I had only met Dr. Nelson once before having my baby, and I was most nervous about getting her because she seemed cold. However, she turned out to be perfect for me when the time came. She let me labor on my own, and I was able to have a natural birth. She left the lights off and let me pull my...more
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She stuck with me through an extremely intense first labor. I pushed for 3 1/2 hours. I really believe any other doctor would have given me a C-section at that point. Since the baby seemed to be doing fine, she waited it out. I love her! I've birthed with 3 different doctors and she is BY FAR...more
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