Dr. Nell Nestor, MD

Dr. Nell Nestor, MD

Family Medicine  ·  
Female  ·  
64 y/o

Accepting new patients

Dr. Nell Nestor, MD is a family medicine specialist in Hendersonville, TN and has been practicing for 40 years. She specializes in family medicine.

Cumberland Family Practice

264 New Shackle Island Rd Ste 107

Hendersonville, TN 37075
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Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Medicaid
  • One Health
  • PHCS
  • Private HealthCare Systems
  • Signature Health Alliance
  • Tricare
  • UnitedHealthCare
  • Worker's Compensation

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Dr. Nestor's Experience

Dr. Nestor's experience matches your search based on the following criteria:
  • Based on total number of patients treated over the last 12 months
  • Specializes in Family Medicine
  • Board certified in Family Practice
  • No malpractice claims found
  • No sanctions found
  • No board actions found

1  Specialties

  • Family Medicine

1  Board Certifications

  • Family Practice
    Accredited by: American Board of Family Medicine*

179  Conditions Treated

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14  Procedures

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Tennessee.

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.


  • University Of Tennessee Health Science Center College Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1978
  • Anniston Family Practice
    Residency Hospital | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Nestor has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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What People Say About Dr. Nell Nestor, MD
Dr. Nestor has been the PCP for my wife and me for over 20 years. She is excellent in every way.!
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Johnnie Godwin in Gallatin, TN – Sep 16, 2017
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If you have a cold or something not terribly complicated them you will probably be fine in Dr. Nestor's care. However, anything outside of that I would not advise stepping foot in her office. My mother's health suffered exponentially under her care. We could have handled her prickly bedside manner...Read More
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Jun 27, 2017
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Extremely poor service, never responsive with long term prescription refills, office staff not service-oriented. No consideration for patient experience.
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Hendersonville, TN – Sep 03, 2016
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My mother had a massive stroke about 8 weeks ago.She received pretty good care at Skyline and was making some progress.But when they decided to move her to a nursing home Dr Nestor became her doctor. She started going down hill fast under her care.She had a severe cut on her leg that wasnt properly...Read More
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Linda Kelly in Hartsville,Tn – Sep 02, 2016
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After a stroke, my grandmother was in ICU and when told Dr Nestor we were having a feeding tube put in, she asked why and stated that that would be no quality of life. Later, when my grandmother was moved to rehab, she got an infection and was running a fever. Dr. Nestor refused to even put her on...Read More
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Valerie C. in Lebanon, TN – Aug 31, 2016
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