Dr. Philip Nelson, MD

Dr. Philip Nelson, MD

Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation  ·  
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Dr. Philip Nelson, MD is a physical medicine & rehabilitation specialist in Milwaukee, WI and has been practicing for 19 years. He graduated from Indiana University School Of Medicine in 1999 and specializes in physical medicine & rehabilitation.

1155 N Mayfair Rd Ste 200

Milwaukee, WI 53226

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Insurance Accepted

  • Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Humana

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Dr. Nelson's Top Procedures and Conditions

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Chronic Pain
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Treatment Frequency

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

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

Chronic Neck Pain
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very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Nelson treats Chronic Neck Pain more than 96% of his peers

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

Low Back Pain
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

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

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

Dr. Nelson's conditions and procedures:

Ankylosing Spondylitis
Arthritis
Arthritis of the Elbow
Ataxia
Autoimmune Diseases
Back Pain
Benign Chronic Pain Syndrome
Bone Disorders
Brain Disorders
Bursitis
Cancer Pain
Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
Cervical Spine Myelopathy
Chest Wall Pain Syndrome
Chronic Neck Pain
Chronic Pain
Coccygeal Pain
Degenerative Disc Disease
Elbow Injuries
EMG (Electromyography)
Enthesopathy of Hip (incl. Trochanteric Bursitis)
Epidural Block, Facet Blocks
Fibromyalgia
Foot Conditions
Fracture
Gait Abnormality
Intervertebral Disc Disease
Joint Drainage
Knee Disorders
Low Back Pain
Musculoskeletal Disorders
Myelopathy
Neck Muscle Strain
Nerve Root Injury and Plexus Disorders (incl. Pinched Nerve)
Osteoarthritis of Ankle and Foot
Osteoarthritis of Hip
Osteoarthritis of Knee
Osteoarthritis of Shoulder
Patellofemoral Pain Syndrome or Knee Pain
Peripheral Nerve Disorders
Post-Concussion Syndrome
Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
Rheumatoid Arthritis
Runner's Knee
Sacrum Disorders
Sciatica (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
Shoulder Dislocation
Shoulder Disorders
Shoulder Impingement Syndrome
Spinal Nerve Block
Spine Disorders
Spondylitis
Spondylolisthesis
Spondylosis
Sprains and Strains (incl. Muscle Tear)
Tension Headache
Torticollis
Upper Back Pain

About Me

Biography

Dr. Philip Nelson, MD is a physical medicine & rehabilitation specialist in Milwaukee, WI and has been practicing for 19 years. He graduated from Indiana University School Of Medicine in 1999 and specializes in physical medicine & rehabilitation.

Specialties

  • Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation

Board Certifications

  • Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation

Education

  • St Joseph Mercy Health Sys
    Residency Hospital
  • McGaw Med Center Of Northwestern
    Residency Hospital
  • 1999
    Indiana University School Of Medicine
    Medical School
    1999

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Dr. Nelson's Reviews

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Based on 6 reviews

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Left with answers or suggestions to help with my pain spinal issues. I have been trying to reach Dr. Nelson or his for 11 days with no response. Finally I reached to a different doc from the same clinic and he was able to provide proper care. STAY AWAY FROM DR. NELSON. Ego plus a poor staff...Read More
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Nice enough guy but terrible at follow up. Scheduling an appointment or getting in touch with staff is next to impossible. Left with no solution and still in pain
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My husband saw 2 other doctors and got sent to pt which hurt because he wasn't given proper care or testing to diagnose a level 3 displacement in his spine. Dr Nelson gave a thorough exam .He asked questions that had never been asked. His diagnosis was confirmed by mri. I would highly recommend...Read More
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Cigna
Cigna HMO
Cigna PPO
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First Health (Coventry Health Care)
First Health (Coventry Health Care) Test PPO
Humana
Choice Care PPO
Preferred PPO

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