Dr. Robert Nelson, MD

Dr. Robert Nelson, MD

Orthopedic Surgery  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 59
Dr. Robert Nelson, MD is an orthopedic surgery specialist in Roswell, GA and has been practicing for 34 years. He graduated from University Of Illinois College Of Medicine Chicago in 1984 and specializes in orthopedic surgery.

1305 Hembree Rd Ste 103

Roswell, GA 30076

Contact Information

(678) 762-9494

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Georgia
  • Cigna
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Humana
  • MultiPlan

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Low Back Pain
more than 38% of peers
Back Pain
more than 34% of peers
more than 8% of peers

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1  Specialties

  • Orthopedic Surgery

1  Board Certifications

  • Orthopedic Surgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery*

19  Conditions Treated

  • Back Pain
  • Bone Disorders
  • Broken Arm
  • Chronic Neck Pain
  • Complications of Joint Prosthesis
  • Elbow Injuries
  • Fracture
  • Gout
  • Hip Fracture
  • Joint Pain
  • Leg Fracture Above Knee (incl. Hip)
  • Limb Pain
  • Low Back Pain
  • Non-Unions and Malunions of Fractures
  • Osteoarthritis
  • Osteoarthritis of Shoulder
  • Rotator Cuff Tear
  • Shoulder Disorders
  • Shoulder Tendinitis and Tenosynovitis

1  Procedures

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Georgia.

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.


  • University Of Illinois College Of Medicine Chicago
    Medical School | Graduated 1984
  • Cook County Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

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Languages Spoken

  • English

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