Dr. Nelson Gomez, MD

Dr. Nelson Gomez, MD

Cardiovascular & Pulmonary DiseasesMaleAge 44

Accepting new patients

Dr. Nelson Gomez, MD is a Cardiovascular & Pulmonary Disease Specialist in Brandon, FL. Dr. Gomez has more experience with Pulmonary Vascular Conditions than other specialists in his area. He is affiliated with medical facilities South Bay Hospital and Brandon Regional Hospital. He is accepting new patients and has indicated that he accepts telehealth appointments. Be sure to call ahead with Dr. Gomez to book an appointment.

Locations

Pulmonary Associates of Brandon

Pulmonary Associates of Brandon910 Oakfield Dr Ste 102 Brandon, FL 33511
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Hospital Highlight

Dr. Gomez is affiliated with South Bay Hospital Sun City Center, a highly rated hospital.

At a Glance

  • Trustworthy Patients said this doctor is trustworthy. See reviews
  • Offers Telehealth This provider offers telehealth appointments. Call the office to schedule an appointment.
  • Practices at Top Hospital Patient Safety Excellence Award™ See hospitals

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Dr. Gomez's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Gomez

3.9

Based on 8 ratings

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What went well
  • Staff friendliness (5)
  • Wait times (5)
  • Appointment scheduling (4)
What could be improved
  • Didn't explain conditions well (2)
  • Didn't listen or answer questions (2)
  • Difficult to schedule appointment (2)
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How can I make an appointment with Dr Gomez if no one answers the phone ? I saw him at the hospital and he is great that’s why I want to see him again, but no way to make an appointment
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Jun 03, 2020
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I really like Dr. Gomez. He explains things, answers questions and made me feel as though he cared about me and my health. My husband accompanied me to my appointment and liked him also. Staff is very friendly and extra helpful!
What went well
  • Appointment scheduling
  • Office environment
  • Staff friendliness
  • Wait times
  • Appointment wasn't rushed
  • Listened & answered questions
  • Explained conditions well
  • Trusted the provider's decisions
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Pam – Nov 18, 2019
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This was my second appointment with Dr Gomez. I had seen him a year ago for sleep apnea. When I went in there he wanted to know if I had stop smoking I said no and please do not lecture me as I was billed for the lecture the last time. He said oh but you can spend the money on cigarettes. What are you here for? I said I did not know he had scheduled me an appointment. He closed my file said follow me I am not wasting my time with you and escorted me out of his office.
What went well
  • Appointment scheduling
  • Office environment
  • Staff friendliness
  • Wait times
What could be improved
  • Didn't listen or answer questions
  • Didn't explain conditions well
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Lynn in Sun City Center, FL – Jun 17, 2018
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Dr. Gomez is very thorough. You sense he really is interested in helping you. Kind, answers your questions, very personable
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Geralld Crabb, Sr. in Apollo Beach, FL – Jan 15, 2016
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No malpractice claims found for Florida
No disciplinary actions found for the years we collect data
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Frequently Treated by Dr. Gomez

Based on treatment records, we have identified the following as areas of care that Dr. Gomez treats more often than their peers. If you are unsure whether Dr. Gomez treats other conditions, please contact the office at (813) 681-4413.

Pulmonary Vascular Conditions

Pulmonary vascular specialists diagnose and treat conditions affecting the flow of blood between the heart and lungs, including pulmonary hypertension and pulmonary embolism.Compare with other Pulmonary Vascular Conditions specialists.

Dr. Gomez is experienced in the area of Pulmonary Vascular Conditions. See the graph below to learn more about his experience.

Based on claims data for 3 conditions and procedures

Treatments
Dr. Gomez
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Pulmonary Embolism
Chronic Pulmonary Heart Diseases (incl. Pulmonary Hypertension)
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High
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Dr. Gomez's conditions and procedures:

  • Abdominal Pain
  • Acidosis
  • Acute Bronchitis
  • Acute Pharyngitis
  • Acute Upper Respiratory Infection
  • Adrenal Gland Cancer
  • Air and Gas Embolism
  • Alkalosis
  • Anal and Rectal Cancer
  • Asbestosis
  • Asthma
  • Asthma in Adults
  • Barrett's Esophagus
  • Benign Neoplasm of the Digestive System
  • Bone Cancer
  • Breast Cancer
  • Breathing Disorders
  • Bronchiectasis
  • Bronchiolitis
  • Bronchitis
  • Bronchopulmonary Aspergillosis
  • Bronchoscopy
  • Cholecystitis and Gallstones
  • Chronic Bronchitis
  • Chronic Pulmonary Heart Diseases (incl. Pulmonary Hypertension)
  • Collapsed Lung (Pneumothorax)
  • Colorectal Cancer
  • Common Cold
  • Continuous Positive Airway Pressure (CPAP)
  • COPD (Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease)
  • Cough
  • Crohn's Disease
  • Cystic Fibrosis
  • Diaphragmatic and-or Hiatal Hernia
  • Emphysema
  • Empyema
  • Esophageal Cancer
  • Gallstones
  • Gastric Ulcer
  • Hiatal Hernia
  • Histoplasmosis
  • Hypersensitivity Pneumonitis
  • Inflammatory Bowel Disease
  • Influenza (Flu)
  • Inguinal Hernia
  • Insomnia
  • Interstitial Lung Disease
  • Intestinal Abscess
  • Intestinal Obstruction
  • Ischemic Colitis
  • Liver Cancer
  • Low Blood Oxygen Level
  • Lung Abscess
  • Lung Cancer
  • Lung Nodule
  • Metastatic Respiratory System Cancer
  • Mycobacterial Lung Infection
  • Neuroendocrine Tumors
  • Osteosarcoma
  • Pancreatic Cancer
  • Partial Lung Collapse
  • Peptic Ulcer
  • Peripheral Arterial Aneurysm
  • Peripheral Arterial Aneurysm and Dissection
  • Peripheral Vascular Disease (PAD, PVD)
  • Phlebitis and Thrombophlebitis
  • Pleural Effusion
  • Pneumoconiosis and Pneumonopathy
  • Pneumonia
  • Pneumonitis (Due to Solids or Liquids)
  • Primary Pulmonary Hypertension
  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Pulmonary Edema
  • Pulmonary Embolism
  • Pulmonary Eosinophilia
  • Pulmonary Hypertension
  • Pulmonary Insufficiency
  • Pulmonary Rehabilitation Services
  • Respiratory Diseases
  • Respiratory Failure
  • Respiratory Management
  • Respiratory Syncytial Virus
  • Rheumatoid Lung Disease
  • Rib Fracture
  • Ruptured Aortic Aneurysm
  • Sarcoidosis
  • Secondary Malignancies
  • Shortness of Breath
  • Sleep Apnea
  • Sleep Disorders
  • Sleep Study
  • Smoking Cessation Counseling
  • Still's Disease
  • Swine Flu
  • Systemic Sclerosis
  • Thoracentesis
  • Thoracic Outlet Syndrome
  • Thymomas
  • Thyroid Cancer
  • Traumatic Brain Injury
  • Tuberculosis
  • Ulcerative Colitis
  • Umbilical Hernia
  • Valley Fever
  • Vascular Insufficiency of Intestines
  • Ventral Hernia
  • Viral Infection
  • Wegener's Granulomatosis
  • Wheezing

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Dr. Gomez accepts

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(813) 588-8123

Dr. Gomez accepts the following insurance:

Aetna
Aetna HMO
Choice Plus POS II
Amerigroup (Wellpoint)
Anthem
National (BlueCard) PPO
AvMed
Open Access
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Card PPO
Blue Cross Blue Shield of Florida
Blue Care HMO
Blue Preferred Patient Care PPO
Blue Select
BlueDental Choice
CareFirst Blue Cross Blue Shield
HealthyBlue 2.0
HealthyBlue Advantage
Cigna
Commercial Insurance Company
Coventry Health Care
Group Plan PPO
EmblemHealth
Emblem Health
First Health (Coventry Health Care)
First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
Golden Rule
Government Employees Health Association (GEHA)
GEHA
Harvard Pilgrim Health Care
Harvard Pilgrim Health Care PPO
Humana
Choice Care PPO
Preferred PPO
Select HMO
Tampa Bay CoreNet
Tampa Bay HUMx HMOx
Kaiser Permanente
Mail Handlers Benefit Plan (MHBP)
Medicaid
Medical Mutual of Ohio
Medico
National Elevator
Simplifi
Tricare
TriCare for Life
UnitedHealthCare
Choice Plus POS
Navigate HMO
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United Healthcare

About Me

Care Philosophy

Our Practice delivers the highest quality medical care in the areas of Pulmonary Disease, Critical Care, and Sleep disorders in an environment of caring...Read more

Biography

Dr. Nelson Gomez is a pulmonologist in Brandon, Florida. He is affiliated with multiple hospitals in the area, including Brandon Regional Hospital and...Read more

Specialties

  • Cardiovascular & Pulmonary Diseases
  • Pulmonary Critical Care Medicine
  • Pulmonary Disease

Board Certifications

Education

2009
Tufts School of Medicine
Fellowship Hospital
2006
Tufts School of Medicine
Residency Hospital
2004
Tufts University School Of Medicine
Internship Hospital

Languages

  • English
  • Spanish

Awards

Frequently Asked Questions

How can I make an appointment with Dr. Nelson Gomez, MD?

Call (813) 588-8123 to make an appointment as a new patient. Click here for more information.

Does Dr. Nelson Gomez, MD offer telehealth services?

Dr. Gomez has indicated that they offer telehealth. Contact the office to check for eligibility for your needs.

Is Dr. Nelson Gomez, MD accepting new patients?

Dr. Nelson Gomez, MD generally accepts new patients on Healthgrades. You can see Dr. Gomez's profile to make an appointment.

Does Dr. Nelson Gomez, MD accept my insurance?

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What are Dr. Nelson Gomez, MD's top areas of care?

Dr. Gomez frequently treats Pulmonary Vascular Conditions. See all practice areas where Dr. Gomez specializes.

Where is Dr. Nelson Gomez, MD's office located?

Dr. Gomez's office is located at 910 Oakfield Dr Ste 102, Brandon, FL 33511. Find other locations and directions on Healthgrades.

What languages does Dr. Nelson Gomez, MD speak?

Dr. Gomez speaks Spanish and English. View profile to see all.

Affiliated Hospitals

Dr. Gomez is affiliated with the following hospitals. Select a hospital below to learn more.

Learn more about how Healthgrades measuresHospital Quality.

South Bay Hospital

Sun City Center, FL

64% Patient Experience Rating, 5% lower than the national average

4 Awards Received

Award Highlight: Patient Safety Excellence Award™ (2019)

Brandon Regional Hospital

Brandon, FL

62% Patient Experience Rating, 7% lower than the national average

10 Awards Received

Award Highlight: Patient Safety Excellence Award™ (2019)