Dr. Nelson Gwinn, MD

Dr. Nelson Gwinn, MD

Cardiology  ·  
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Age 59
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Dr. Nelson Gwinn, MD is a cardiology specialist in Dothan, AL and has been practicing for 27 years. He graduated from Medical University Of South Carolina in 1985 and specializes in cardiology.

1146 Ross Clark Cir

Dothan, AL 36301

Contact Information

(334) 712-1929

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Florida
  • Cigna
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Humana
  • MultiPlan

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Top Care Areas

See how frequently Dr. Gwinn performs your care needs compared to other doctors.

Primary Pulmonary Hypertension
very high
more than 99% of peers
Pulmonary Hypertension
very high
more than 99% of peers
Limb Swelling Caused by Fluid Overload
very high
more than 99% of peers

Dr. Gwinn's percentages are based on the rate of treatment compared to peers nationwide from insurance data. Learn more info about our data and this Top Care Areas component.

1  Specialties

  • Cardiology

2  Board Certifications

  • Cardiovascular Disease
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*
  • Internal Medicine
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*

50  Conditions Treated

  • Aneurysm
  • Aneurysm of Heart
  • Angina and Acute Coronary Syndrome
  • Aortic Aneurysm
  • Aortic Ectasia
  • Aortic Stenosis
  • Aortic Valve Disease
  • Aortic Valve Regurgitation
  • Arrhythmias
  • Atrial Fibrillation
  • Atrial Flutter
  • Autonomic Disorders
  • Benign Tumor
  • Cardiomegaly
  • Cardiomyopathy
  • Carotid Artery Disease
  • Chest Pain
  • Chronic Pulmonary Heart Diseases (incl. Pulmonary Hypertension)
  • Congenital Heart Defects
  • Congenital Heart Disease
  • Congestive Heart Failure
  • Coronary Artery Disease (CAD)
  • Coronary Artery Dissection
  • Heart Attack (Acute Myocardial Infarction)
  • Heart Disease
  • Heart Murmur
  • Heart Palpitations
  • Heart Tumors, Benign
  • Hyperlipidemia
  • Hypertension
  • Hypertensive Chronic Kidney Disease
  • Hypertensive Heart and Chronic Kidney Disease
  • Hypertensive Heart Disease
  • Hypotension
  • Limb Swelling
  • Limb Swelling Caused by Fluid Overload
  • Mitral Valve Disease
  • Mitral Valve Regurgitation
  • Mitral Valve Stenosis
  • Pericardial Disease
  • Primary Pulmonary Hypertension
  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Pulmonary Edema
  • Pulmonary Hypertension
  • Reflex Sympathetic Dystrophy
  • Septal Defect
  • Syncope
  • Thrombosis
  • Tricuspid Valve Disease
  • Vascular Disease
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17  Procedures

Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

Healthgrades does not collect malpractice information for Alabama.

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.

Education

  • Wake Forest University
    Undergraduate School | Graduated
  • Medical University Of South Carolina
    Medical School | Graduated 1985
  • Bowman Gray School Of Medicine/Wake Forest University
    Internship Hospital | Completed
  • Bowman Gray
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1988
  • University Sc
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1991
  • University Of Arizona
    Other Education | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Gwinn has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Gwinn's Reviews

4.2
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Gwinn to family and friends
25 total reviews (8 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (25)

  • 5
    (20)
  • 4
    (0)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
    (1)
  • 1
    (4)

Dr. Gwinn's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    EXCELLENT
  • Explains condition(s) well

    EXCELLENT
  • Answers questions

    EXCELLENT
  • Time well spent

    EXCELLENT

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    EXCELLENT
  • Office environment

    EXCELLENT
  • Staff friendliness

    EXCELLENT
  • Average wait time

    16 to 30 minutes

Patient Comments (8)

He left me with more questions than answers, told me I had a weak heart or a weak heart beat,he didn't explain after he said that,told me to come back in 2 months.Dont tell your patient he has a weak heart and not explain what your talking about.Now I'm gonna worry for 2 months until I see him...more
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Dr. Gwinn is an excellent doctor he is very knowledgeable very caring. I would highly recommend him. He is also a strong Christian which is what I want in a Dr., expecially one who is dealing with my heart. I believe I probably would have died if I had not meet Dr. Gwinn.
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Dr. Gwinn took great care of my Grand Mother during her senior years. Now my Mother has asked to be a patient of his. Mrs. Emma J Weaver, loved this doctor and he kept her healthy for a very long time. He was very thorough with her care and she listened to him. My Mother has asked me to set her...more
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Dr Gwinn is a very knowledgeable, and considerate Physician. He listens to what his patients tell him and responds to their concerns. Dr. Gwinn gives appropriate, non invasive tests to patients in his office, and he does this without scaring a person to death!!!
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Actually shook my hand, and spoke to my wife, making sure she understood what was happening. Did not rush out of my visit. Was treated with respect and even though it is a business, everyone treated me as a friend that needed care, and we'll worry about the finances later. I guess he believes in...more
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