Dr. Nelson Hwynn, DO

Dr. Nelson Hwynn, DO

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Dr. Nelson Hwynn, DO is a neurology specialist in La Jolla, CA and has been practicing for 15 years. He graduated from Western U Hlt Sci Col Osteo Med Of The Pacific in 2003 and specializes in neurology and neuromuscular medicine.

10666 N Torrey Pines Rd

La Jolla, CA 92037

Contact Information

(858) 554-7226

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • American Republic
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of California
  • Blue Shield of California
  • Cigna
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • Government Employees Health Association (GEHA)
  • Harvard Pilgrim Health Care
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Background Check

No malpractice claims found for California
No disciplinary actions found for the years we collect data
No board actions found for the years we collect data
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Dr. Hwynn's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Gait Abnormality
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Hwynn treats Gait Abnormality more than 97% of his peers

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

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Antalgic Gait
  • Myopathic Gait
  • Scissoring Gait
  • Spastic Gait
  • Steepage Gait
Essential Tremor
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Hwynn treats Essential Tremor more than 93% of his peers

Dr. Hwynn treats this condition more than 93% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Benign Essential Tremor
Brain Disorders
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Hwynn treats Brain Disorders more than 89% of his peers

Dr. Hwynn treats this condition more than 89% of his peers

About Me

Biography

Dr. Nelson Hwynn, DO is a neurology specialist in La Jolla, CA and has been practicing for 15 years. He graduated from Western U Hlt Sci Col Osteo Med Of The Pacific in 2003 and specializes in neurology and neuromuscular medicine.

Specialties

  • Neurology
  • Neuromuscular Medicine

Board Certifications

  • Neurology
  • Neuromuscular Medicine

Education

  • 2003
    Western U Hlt Sci Col Osteo Med Of The Pacific
    Medical School
    2003

Awards

Dr. Hwynn's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Hwynn

3.3

Based on 12 reviews

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i saw dr hwynn for migraine headaches & neck pain. he diagnosed me very first visit. his nurse and secretary were very friendly, cordial, caring and helpful. dr hwynn spent a more than sufficient amount of time seeing me at my office visits. he is very smart, kind and just what i was looking for...Read More
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Totally misdiagnosed my case! Fortunately there a are far, far better neurologists at Scripps.
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Aetna
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American Republic
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Card PPO
Blue Cross Blue Shield of California
Advantage Preferred DirectAccess Plus PPO
Blue Cross Blue Shield of California PPO
Blue Shield of California
Access Plus Savenet
Local Access Plus HMO
Cigna
Cigna HMO
Cigna PPO
LocalPlus
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Commercial Insurance Company
Government Employees Health Association (GEHA)
GEHA
Harvard Pilgrim Health Care
Harvard Pilgrim Health Care PPO
HealthSmart
Humana
MultiPlan
MultiPlan PPO
PHCS Network PPO
MVP Health Care
POMCO Group
Tricare
UnitedHealthCare
United Healthcare

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