Dr. Richard Nelson, DO

Dr. Richard Nelson, DO

Endocrinology  |  
Male  |  
Age 42
(18)
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Dr. Richard Nelson, DO is an endocrinology doctor who practices in Davenport, IA. He is 42 years old and has been practicing for 15 years.

2535 Maplecrest Road

Davenport, IA 52803

Contact Information

(563) 421-4620

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • American Enterprise Group
  • American Republic
  • Assurant Health
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • CHAMPVA
  • Cigna
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • CoreSource
  • 16 More

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Top Care Areas

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Calcium Metabolism Disorders
very high
more than 99% of peers
Diabetes With Renal Manifestations
very high
more than 99% of peers
Thyroid Disease
very high
more than 99% of peers

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Specialties

  • Endocrinology
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Board Certifications

Dr. Nelson does not have any board certifications listed.

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Conditions Treated

  • Abnormal Thyroid
  • Acromegaly and Gigantism
  • Adrenal Gland Diseases
  • Adrenal Incidentaloma
  • Adrenal Insufficiency
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Autoimmune Thyroid Diseases
  • Benign Tumor
  • Bone Disorders
  • Breast Diseases
  • Calcium Metabolism Disorders
  • Cancer
  • Cushing's Syndrome
  • Diabetes Insipidus
  • Diabetes Mellitus, Secondary
  • Diabetes Type 1
  • Diabetes Type 2
  • Diabetes With Renal Manifestations
  • Diabetic Ketoacidosis
  • Diabetic Retinopathy
  • Female Infertility
  • Gestational Diabetes
  • Goiter
  • Graves' Disease
  • Growth Hormone Deficiency
  • Gynecomastia
  • Hashimoto's Disease
  • Hyperaldosteronism
  • Hypercalcemia
  • Hyperkalemia
  • Hyperlipidemia
  • Hyperparathyroidism
  • Hyperthyroidism
  • Hypoglycemia
  • Hypokalemia
  • Hypoparathyroidism
  • Hypopituitarism
  • Hyposmolality and Hyponatremia
  • Hypothyroidism
  • Kidney Disease
  • Klinefelter Syndrome
  • Lipid Disorders
  • Malaise and Fatigue
  • Menstrual Disorders (incl. Dysmenorrhea)
  • Osteopenia
  • Osteoporosis
  • Parathyroid (Gland) Tumor: Other than Malignant
  • Polycystic Ovarian Syndrome
  • Pregnancy-Related Disorders
  • Retina Diseases
  • Symptomatic Menopause
  • Testicular Dysfunction
  • Thyroid Cancer
  • Thyroid Cyst
  • Thyroid Disease
  • Thyroiditis
  • Vitamin D Deficiency

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Procedures

  • Continuous Glucose Monitoring
  • Diabetes Counseling

Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

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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

  • Des Moines University College Of Osteopathic Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 2003

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors

Dr. Nelson has no awards or honors listed.

Media & Publications

Dr. Nelson has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Nelson's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Nelson to family and friends
2.8
based on 18 total reviews (3 with comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (18)

  • 5
    (7)
  • 4
    (0)
  • 3
    (2)
  • 2
    (1)
  • 1
    (8)

Dr. Nelson's Performance

Trustworthiness
GOOD
Explains condition(s) well
GOOD
Answers Questions
GOOD
Time well spent
GOOD

Office & Staff Performance

Scheduling
GOOD
Office environment
VERY GOOD
Staff friendliness
GOOD
Average wait time
10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (3)

in Davenport, IA |
Dr T Nelson DO does not appear to know much about Low Iodine symptoms. Very hurried and not clear or specific in his responses. He does not paticipate in Medicare "Maintenance of Certification Program" which encourages board certified. Physicians to continue learning, self evaluating throughout...more
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Spring Grove, IL |
Does not answer questions. Appt. Was very rushed, it felt like they just wanted to get me out.
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in Bettendorf, IA |
Experienced Dentist using the latest technology for dental care. A painless and professional experience on every appointment.
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Now Accepting New Patients
Dr. Nelson accepts 25 insurance carriers
  • Aetna
    Choice Plus POS II
  • American Enterprise Group
  • American Republic
  • Assurant Health
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Blue Card PPO
  • CHAMPVA
  • Cigna
    Cigna PPO
    Open Access Plus
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • CoreSource
  • Coventry Health Care
    Coventry Health America PPO
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
    First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
  • Golden Rule
  • Government Employees Health Association (GEHA)
    GEHA
  • HAP Insurance
    Health Alliance PPO
  • Health Net
    Medicare Advantage PFFS
  • HealthPartners
  • Humana
    Choice Care PPO
  • Mail Handlers Benefit Plan (MHBP)
  • Medicaid
  • MultiPlan
    MultiPlan PPO
    PHCS Network PPO
  • NGS CoreSource
  • Thrivent Financial
  • Tricare
  • UnitedHealthCare
    United Healthcare
  • Wellmark Blue Cross and Blue Shield
    Alliance Select

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Hospitals where Dr. Nelson has admitting privileges

Genesis Medical Center - Davenport
1227 E Rusholme St
Davenport, IA 52803
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Genesis Medical Center – Silvis
801 Illini Dr
Silvis, IL 61282
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Genesis Medical Center, Dewitt
1118 11th St
De Witt, IA 52742
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