Dr. Kiper Nelson, MD

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Southern Eye Center 1420 S 28th Ave Hattiesburg, MS 39402 Get Directions
Dr. Kiper Nelson, MD
Dr. Kiper Nelson, MD is an ophthalmology doctor who practices in Hattiesburg, MS. He is 47 years old and has been practicing for 21 years. Dr. Nelson is affiliated with Wesley Medical Center.

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Southern Eye Center1420 S 28th Ave
Hattiesburg, MS 39402
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(601) 264-3937Get Directions

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Dr. Nelson's Performance
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    EXCELLENT
  • Explains condition(s) well
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  • Answers Questions
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  • Time well spent
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    EXCELLENT
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    EXCELLENT
  • Average wait time
    10 to 15 minutes
Patient Comments (2)
in Clinton, MS |
I can only say! HE WAS GREAT!! It has been several years ago that he put Lense in both eyes and sang the whole time he did them as well as his help ! It was a Blessed experiance!!
in Hattiesburg, MS |
Kind, great, loyal, listen, gout of way to make you feel safe in his care
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Dr. Nelson's experience matches your search based on the following criteria:

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  •  Specializes in Ophthalmology
  •  Board certified in Ophthalmology
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  •  No sanctions found
  •  No board actions found

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  • Ophthalmology

Conditions Treated

  • Aphakia and Other Disorders of Lens
  • Astigmatism
  • Cataract
  • Chalazion
  • Eye Infections
  • Eyelid Disorders
  • Glaucoma
  • Pinkeye (Conjunctivitis)
  • Pterygium
  • Refractive Error
  • Senile Cataracts
  • Stye
  • Visual Field Defects

Education

  • Medical School
    University of Mississippi

    Graduated in 1996

  • Internship Hospital
    University Of Mississippi Medical Center

    Completed in 1997

  • Residency Hospital
    Wake Forest University Eye Center

    Completed in 2000

  • Fellowship Hospital
    Southern Eye Center under Dr. Lynn B. McMahan

    Completed in 2001

  • Undergraduate School
    University of Mississippi

    Graduated in 1992

Languages Spoken

  • English

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Specialties

  • Ophthalmology

Procedures Performed

  • Anterior Vitrectomy
  • Cataract Removal Surgery
  • Excision of Chalazion
  • Eye Surgery
  • Foreign Body Removal from Eye
  • Glaucoma Surgery
  • LASIK
  • Paracentesis of Anterior Eye
  • Removal of Foreign Body from External Eye
  • Repair of Eye Laceration
  • Trabeculectomy