Dr. Robert Nelson, MD

Dr. Robert Nelson, MD

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Dr. Robert Nelson, MD is a hematology specialist in Indianapolis, IN and has been practicing for 29 years. He graduated from Indiana University School Of Medicine in 1980 and specializes in hematology, oncology, and more.

535 Barnhill Dr # 473

Indianapolis, IN 46202

Contact Information

(317) 944-0920

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Humana
  • MultiPlan
  • Priority Health
  • Sagamore Health Network

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Dr. Nelson's Top Procedures and Conditions

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Hypogammaglobulinemia
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very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Nelson treats Hypogammaglobulinemia more than 90% of his peers

Dr. Nelson treats this condition more than 90% of his peers

Immunodeficiency Syndromes
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very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Nelson treats Immunodeficiency Syndromes more than 89% of his peers

Dr. Nelson treats this condition more than 89% of his peers

Graft vs Host Disease
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high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Nelson treats Graft vs Host Disease more than 82% of his peers

Dr. Nelson treats this condition more than 82% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Acute Graft vs Host Disease
  • Chronic Graft vs Host Disease

Dr. Nelson's conditions and procedures:

Acute Leukemia
Acute Myeloid Leukemia
Acute Pharyngitis
All Lymphoma
All Types of Food Poisoning
Allergic Reaction
Allergic Rhinitis
Anal and Rectal Cancer
Anal Disorders
Anemia
Angioedema
Antiphospholipid Syndrome (APS)
Asthma
Atopic Dermatitis (Eczema)
Autoimmune Diseases
Basal Cell Carcinoma
Bleeding Disorders
Blood Disorders
Bone Cancer
Bone Disorders
Bone Marrow Biopsy
Brain Disorders
Breast Cancer
Breast Diseases
Bronchitis
Cancer
Chronic Myeloid Leukemia (CML)
Chronic Sinusitis
Coagulation Disorders (incl. Hemophilia)
Colorectal Cancer
Combined Immunity Deficiency
Common Variable Immune Deficiency (CVID)
COPD (Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease)
Deep Vein Thrombosis (DVT)
Dermatitis Due to Drugs
Dermatitis Due to Substances Taken Internally
Eosinophilia
Esophageal Diseases
Eye Infections
Gastrointestinal Diseases
Graft vs Host Disease
Gynecologic Cancer
Head and Neck Cancer
Heart Disease
Hives
Hodgkin's Disease
HPC Transplantation (Stem Cell Transplant)
Hypercoagulable State
Hypogammaglobulinemia
IgA Deficiency
IgM Deficiency
Immune Thrombocytopenic Purpura (ITP)
Immunodeficiency Syndromes
Itchy Skin
Laryngeal Cancer
Larynx Conditions
Leukocytosis
Lung Cancer
Lymphocytosis
Marginal Zone Lymphoma
Mast Cell Diseases
Melanoma
Mycosis Fungoides
Myelodysplastic Syndromes
Myeloproliferative Disorders
Neutropenia
Non-Hodgkin's Lymphoma
Oral Cancer
Pancytopenia
Paroxysmal Nocturnal Hemoglobinuria
Peripheral T-Cell Lymphoma
Pinkeye (Conjunctivitis)
Plasmapheresis
Postnasal Drip
Primary Hypercoagulable State (incl. Factor V Leiden Disease)
Prostate Cancer
Pulmonary Disease
Purpura
Rash
Reticulosarcoma
Retina Diseases
Salivary Gland Cancer
Secondary Malignancies
Sinusitis
Skin Cancer
Skin Infections
Small Intestine Cancer
Soft Tissue Sarcoma
Stomach and Small Intestine Cancer
Stomach Diseases
Testicular Cancer
Thalassemia
Thoracentesis
Thrombocytosis
Thrombosis
Thymomas
Urinary Disorders
Uterine Cancer
Uterine Diseases
Vascular Disease
X-Linked Agammaglobulinemia

About Me

Biography

Dr. Robert Nelson, MD is a hematology specialist in Indianapolis, IN and has been practicing for 29 years. He graduated from Indiana University School Of Medicine in 1980 and specializes in hematology, oncology, and more.

Specialties

  • Hematology
  • Oncology
  • Pediatric Hematology & Oncology

Board Certifications

  • Allergy & Immunology
  • Internal Medicine

Education

  • 1989
    University South Fla College Med
    Fellowship Hospital
    1989
  • 1985
    University South Fla College Med
    Residency Hospital
    1985
  • 1984
    University South Fla
    Residency Hospital
    1984
  • 1981
    University South Fla
    Internship Hospital
    1981
  • 1980
    Indiana University School Of Medicine
    Medical School
    1980

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3.2

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1 Star
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I can tell he is an excellent Dr, he cares about you, he return your phone calls, he is very professional, I recommend him 100 %
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Dr Nelson is either uncaring, or has age related memory loss. He diagnosed me with a serious immune deficiency, after telling me in office to lose weight and get off my sleeping medication. When all my labs came back, he called and said I had a very serious immune disorder. I consulted with him...Read More
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I felt that Dr. Nelson really took the time to explain my complicated illness and took the necessary steps to further get to the bottom of my issues. After reading some reviews on here I was a bit anxious but I didn't need the bedside manner, I needed answers and I got them. So if this helps...Read More
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has seen my wife through 3 leukemia experiences
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On my first visit he told me I had a rare immunological disorder that would require extensive testing. I was so glad to finally find answers! On the second visit he was supposed to tell me the treatment plan. Instead, on the second visit he actually said that everyone is gonna die of something and...Read More
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Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO
Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield PPO
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Card PPO
Cigna
Cigna HMO
Cigna PPO
Open Access Plus
First Health (Coventry Health Care)
First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
Humana
Choice Care PPO
MultiPlan
MultiPlan PPO
PHCS Network PPO
Priority Health
Priority PPO
Sagamore Health Network
Sagamore Plus

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