Dr. Richard Nelson, DO

Dr. Richard Nelson, DO

Endocrinology  ·  
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Age 42
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Dr. Richard Nelson, DO is an endocrinology specialist in Davenport, IA and has been practicing for 15 years. He graduated from Des Moines University College Of Osteopathic Medicine in 2003 and specializes in endocrinology.

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
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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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1  Specialties

  • Endocrinology

0  Board Certifications

Dr. Nelson does not have any board certifications listed.

57  Conditions Treated

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2  Procedures

  • Continuous Glucose Monitoring
  • Diabetes Counseling

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Education

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

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Languages Spoken

  • English

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Dr. Nelson's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Nelson

2.5

Based on 19 reviews

5 Stars
31.57894736842105%
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4 Stars
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3 Stars
10.526315789473685%
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2 Stars
5.2631578947368425%
(1)
1 Star
52.63157894736842%
(10)

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I will start by saying I was 9 minutes late to my appt. I called and informed the office that I would be late,they checked with Dr. Nelson who said he could still see me but it would be a short visit.When Dr. Nelson came in the room the very first thing I did was apologize. He did not acknowledge...Read More
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Jul 07, 2018
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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...Read More
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Kathleen Hirl in Davenport, IA – Jul 12, 2017
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Does not answer questions. Appt. Was very rushed, it felt like they just wanted to get me out.
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Spring Grove, IL – May 15, 2017
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