Dr. Nels Carlson, MD

Dr. Nels Carlson, MD

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Dr. Nels Carlson, MD is a physical medicine & rehabilitation specialist in Portland, OR and has been practicing for 26 years. He graduated from Or Hlth Sci Univ Sch Of Med in 1992 and specializes in physical medicine & rehabilitation.

3181 SW Sam Jackson Park Rd

Portland, OR 97239

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Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Kaiser Permanente
  • MultiPlan

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No malpractice claims found for Oregon
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Dr. Carlson's Top Procedures and Conditions

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Chronic Pain
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Dr. Carlson treats Chronic Pain more than 97% of his peers

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Back Pain
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Dr. Carlson treats Back Pain more than 97% of his peers

Dr. Carlson treats this condition more than 97% of his peers

Low Back Pain
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Dr. Carlson treats Low Back Pain more than 96% of his peers

Dr. Carlson treats this condition more than 96% of his peers

Dr. Carlson's conditions and procedures:

Achilles Tendinitis
Adhesive Capsulitis
Ankle and Foot Instability or Derangement
Arthritis
Ataxia
Autoimmune Diseases
Back Pain
Baker’s Cyst
Bone Disorders
Brachial Plexus Palsy
Brain Disorders
Bursitis
Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
Cerebral Palsy
Cervical Spine Myelopathy
Chronic Neck Pain
Chronic Pain
Coccygeal Pain
Degenerative Disc Disease
Dupuytren's Contracture
Elbow Injuries
EMG (Electromyography)
Enthesopathy of Hip (incl. Trochanteric Bursitis)
Epidural Block, Facet Blocks
Fibromyalgia
Foot Conditions
Fracture
Gait Abnormality
Hand Conditions
Heel Spur
Hip Dysplasia
Hip Pointer Injuries
Intervertebral Disc Disease
Joint Drainage
Knee Disorders
Lateral and Medial Epicondylitis (Tennis and Golf Elbow)
Low Back Pain
Myelopathy
Myofascial Trigger Point Injection
Nerve Destruction by Neurolytic Agent
Nerve Root Injury and Plexus Disorders (incl. Pinched Nerve)
Osteoarthritis of Ankle and Foot
Osteoarthritis of Hand or Wrist
Osteoarthritis of Hip
Osteoarthritis of Knee
Osteoarthritis of Shoulder
Patellofemoral Pain Syndrome or Knee Pain
Pelvic Fracture
Peripheral Nerve Disorders
Phantom Limb Pain
Plantar Fasciitis
Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
Reflex Sympathetic Dystrophy
Rheumatoid Arthritis
Runner's Knee
Sacrum Disorders
Sciatica (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
Shoulder Dislocation
Shoulder Disorders
Shoulder Impingement Syndrome
Shoulder Tendinitis and Tenosynovitis
Spinal Nerve Block
Spine Disorders
Spondylitis
Spondylolisthesis
Sprains and Strains (incl. Muscle Tear)
Torticollis
Transcutaneous Electrical Nerve Stimulation (TENS)
Trigger Finger
Trigger Point Injection
Upper Back Pain
Viscosupplementation With Hyaluronate

About Me

Biography

Dr. Nels Carlson, MD is a physical medicine & rehabilitation specialist in Portland, OR and has been practicing for 26 years. He graduated from Or Hlth Sci Univ Sch Of Med in 1992 and specializes in physical medicine & rehabilitation.

Specialties

  • Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation

Board Certifications

  • Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation

Education

  • Spaulding Rehab Hospital
    Residency Hospital
  • Mary Imogene Bassett Hospital
    Residency Hospital
  • Beth Israel Deaconess Hp M C
    Residency Hospital
  • 1992
    Or Hlth Sci Univ Sch Of Med
    Medical School
    1992

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Aetna
Choice Plus POS II
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Card PPO
Cigna
Cigna PPO
Open Access Plus
First Health (Coventry Health Care)
First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
Kaiser Permanente
MultiPlan
MultiPlan PPO
PHCS Network PPO

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