Dr. Mihoko Nelsen, MD

Dr. Mihoko Nelsen, MD

Neurology  ·  
Female  ·  
Age 70
Dr. Mihoko Nelsen, MD is a neurology specialist in Nampa, ID and has been practicing for 41 years. She graduated from University Of Southern California School Of Medicine in 1977 and specializes in neurology and internal medicine.

401 E Hawaii Ave

Nampa, ID 83686

Contact Information

(208) 465-6934

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Altius Health Plans
  • Blue Cross of Idaho
  • Corizon Health
  • First Choice Health
  • Health Net
  • Humana
  • Idaho Physicians Network (IPN)
  • LifeWise
  • 11 More

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more than 97% of peers
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more than 94% of peers

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Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Nelsen "I am excited to apply my knowledge and experience to offer help to those who may need it. I have been very blessed and it is truly time for me to return in a larger sense what I have been so fortunate to receive. So, I am very pleased with this opportunity to work in an outpatient setting for the Saint Alphonsus Medical Group in Nampa. "

2  Specialties

  • Neurology
  • Internal Medicine

1  Board Certifications

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

74  Conditions Treated


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Background Check

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0 Sanctions

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0 Board Actions

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  • University Of Southern California School Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1977
  • Kaiser Foundation Hospital
    Internship Hospital | Completed
  • Kaiser Foundation Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

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Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Japanese

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Dr. Nelsen's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Nelsen to family and friends
31 total reviews (15 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (31)

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Dr. Nelsen's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

  • Explains condition(s) well

  • Answers questions

  • Time well spent


Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

  • Office environment

  • Staff friendliness

  • Average wait time

    10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (15)

Dr. Nelsen's a rare find - an exceptionally well-qualified neurologist with many years of practical experience who keeps up with current studies & research, takes time to listen to you and sees her patients as human beings, not just charts with a diagnosis and $$$ to be added to her bank...more
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Dr. Nelsen has lots of knowledge about MS and she is an asset to the hospital and her patients. She wanted to know what I knew about MS as I was a new patient for her, what my symptoms were, what testing was done. Major assest to St Al's hoping to have a long relationship with this Dr.
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if you are looking for a doctor that will right a script and send on your way, I'm sure Nampa has enough of them out there. Dr Nelsen is a caring, knowledable provider that goes the extra mile to look for underlying causes and not just the systems that are visable. Dr Nelsen has provided...more
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I have found Dr, M Nelsen to be a breath of fresh air. She is a true healer, Dr. Nelsen educates on the importance of eating a balanced meals. to control neurology issues. I have partial Seizures, following her instructions on medication balance was a god send. I am now in control of my seizures...more
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This note is about Dr. Nelsen and St. Al's and how she carried on the hospital's general care for patients. She has provided very thorough exams and has conversed with me on an understandable level. She has not put me in a standardized slot and tried to do as other doctors have. She has talked with...more
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