Dr. Nelson Pereira, MD

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Dr. Nelson Pereira, MD is a Family Medicine Specialist in Coconut Creek, FL. He is affiliated with Northwest Medical Center. He is accepting new patients. Be sure to call ahead with Dr. Pereira to book an appointment.

Dr. Pereira

MCCI Medical Group

1301 Lyons Rd Coconut Creek, FL 33063
Accepting new patients

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No malpractice claims found for Florida
No disciplinary actions found for the years we collect data
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Dr. Pereira's conditions and procedures:

  • ACTH (Cosyntropin) Stimulation Test
  • Alcohol Misuse Screening and Counseling
  • Alcohol or Substance Misuse Screening and Counseling
  • All Headaches (incl. Migraine)
  • Anemia and Iron Deficiency Screening
  • Anxiety
  • Arrhythmia Screening
  • Arthritis
  • Arthritis of the Elbow
  • Asthma
  • Atherosclerosis
  • Back Pain
  • Bacteriuria Screening
  • Blood Allergy Testing
  • Bone Density Scan
  • Breast Cancer Screening
  • Cancer Screening
  • Cardiovascular Stress Test
  • Chest Pain Evaluation
  • Chlamydia Infection Screening
  • Cholesterol Screening
  • Coccygeal Pain
  • COPD (Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease)
  • Dementia Evaluation
  • Dementia or Depression Screening
  • Dermatitis
  • Detoxification Evaluation
  • Diabetes Screening
  • Diabetes Type 2
  • Diabetic Evaluation
  • Dipstick Urinalysis
  • Disability Evaluation
  • Diverticulitis, Intestinal
  • Diverticulosis, Intestinal
  • Drug Allergy Testing
  • Dual-Energy X-Ray Absorptiometry (DEXA) Scan
  • Dyslexia Assessment
  • Dyslipidemia
  • Echocardiography
  • Essential Tremor
  • Evaluation and Treatment of Sleep Disorders
  • Fetal Cardiac Screening
  • Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease (GERD)
  • Genetic Screening for Breast Cancer
  • Geriatric Assessment
  • Gonorrhea Screening
  • Health Screening
  • Heart Disease
  • HeartAware Online Risk Screening
  • Hepatitis A Screening
  • Hepatitis B Virus Screening
  • Hepatitis C Virus Screening
  • Hepatitis Screening
  • Hernia
  • Herpes Simplex Screening
  • HIV Screening
  • Home Sleep Study
  • Hyperlipidemia
  • Hypertension
  • Hypothyroidism
  • Impairment Rating Evaluation
  • Independent Educational Evaluation
  • Insomnia
  • Joint Fluid Test
  • Joint Pain
  • Limb Cramp
  • Limb Swelling
  • Lipid Disorders
  • Lyme Disease Evaluation
  • Mammography
  • McMurray's Test
  • Melanoma Screening
  • Memory Evaluation
  • Menopause Evaluation and Treatment
  • Migraine
  • Mole Evaluation
  • Nasopharyngitis
  • Obesity
  • Oral Glucose Tolerance Test
  • Osteoarthritis
  • Osteoarthritis of Ankle and Foot
  • Osteoarthritis of Shoulder
  • Osteopenia
  • Osteoporosis
  • Osteoporosis Screening
  • Ovarian Cancer Screening
  • Overweight
  • Pap Smear
  • Patch Testing
  • Patellofemoral Pain Syndrome or Knee Pain
  • Pneumonia
  • Pre-Operative Evaluation
  • Pregnancy Test
  • Prostate Cancer Screening
  • Prostate Cancer Screening Exam (DRE)
  • Psychiatric Evaluation
  • Psychiatric Evaluation - Child and Adolescent
  • Psychological Evaluation
  • Psychological Evaluations Prior to Bariatric Surgery
  • Rapid Flu Test
  • Restless Leg Syndrome
  • Sciatica (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Sexually Transmitted Infections Screening
  • Sinus Bradycardia
  • Skin Screenings
  • Skin Testing and Screening
  • Sleep Apnea
  • Spinal and Postural Screening
  • STD Screening
  • Strep Test
  • Syphilis Screening
  • Thyroid Screening
  • Trichomoniasis Screening
  • Tuberculosis Screening
  • Urinary Incontinence
  • Urine Pregnancy Test
  • Vaccination
  • Vaginosis Screening
  • VAP Lipid Testing
  • Vertigo
  • Vitamin D Deficiency
  • Wellness Examination
  • Wheelchair Evaluation
  • Worker's Compensation Evaluations

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(954) 971-2266

Dr. Pereira accepts the following insurance:

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What went well
  • Office environment (2)
  • Staff friendliness (2)
  • Explained conditions well (1)
What could be improved
  • Didn't listen or answer questions (1)
  • Staff wasn't friendly (1)
RecentHighestLowestMost Helpful
DR NELSON PEREIRA HAS BEEN MY PCP FOR MANY YEARS, and has seen me through some life threatening health issues, but has recently become too pushy. He doesn't seem to be there for me, suggesting that I take my problems to different specialists.
What went well
  • Office environment
  • Staff friendliness
What could be improved
  • Appointment was rushed
  • Didn't listen or answer questions
  • Didn't trust the provider's decisions
6 people found this helpful
Margate FL – Dec 10, 2017
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HI, today march, 10 I call and spoke with Don to make an appt. for my father and she said that DR, Pereira is not taking Humana Medicaid,,,, even when Humana sent me the insurance card with that information..... then she told me that there are more doctors but the next apt will be on April,,,, when I try to reach the administrator which name is Bendy ,,, she said that she is in a meeting and she will call me back the next day..... very sad for my father that is 78 years old.....
What went well
No results
What could be improved
  • Difficult to schedule appointment
  • Staff wasn't friendly
3 people found this helpful
heberto puertas in Pompano Beach, FL – Mar 11, 2016
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Dr. Nelson Pereira, MD is a Family Medicine Specialist in Coconut Creek, FL. He is affiliated with Northwest Medical Center. He is accepting new patients....Read more


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Dr. Pereira frequently treats Nasopharyngitis, Echocardiography, and Mammography. See all procedures and conditions Dr. Pereira treats.

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

Dr. Pereira's office is located at 1301 Lyons Rd, Coconut Creek, FL 33063. Find other locations and directions on Healthgrades.

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MCCI Medical Group

MCCI Medical Group1301 Lyons Rd Coconut Creek, FL 33063

Affiliated Hospitals

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Northwest Medical Center

Margate, FL

61% Patient Experience Rating, 8% lower than the national average

14 Awards Received

Award Highlight: Patient Safety Excellence Award™ (2021)