Dr. Richard Nelson, DO

Dr. Richard Nelson, DO

Endocrinology  ·  
Male  ·  
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
  • 15 More

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Top Care Areas

See how frequently Dr. Nelson performs your care needs compared to other doctors.

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

Dr. Nelson's percentages are based on the rate of treatment compared to peers nationwide from insurance data. Learn more info about our data and this Top Care Areas component.

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

Background Check

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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

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Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Nelson's Reviews

2.8
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Nelson to family and friends
18 total reviews (3 have 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)

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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Does not answer questions. Appt. Was very rushed, it felt like they just wanted to get me out.
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Experienced Dentist using the latest technology for dental care. A painless and professional experience on every appointment.
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