Dr. Samuel Nelson, MD
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Dr. Samuel Nelson, MD

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Psychiatry | Male

Codac Behavioral Health Servics 3100 N 1st Ave, Tucson, AZ 85719 Get Directions
(520) 202-1960

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Dr. Nelson specializes in Psychiatry and practices in Tucson, AZ. He practices at 1 location.

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based on 6 total surveys (1 with a review)
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  • Spends appropriate amount of time with patients
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  • Total wait time (waiting & exam rooms)
    10 – 15 minutes (4)
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Specialties

  • Psychiatry
  • Internal Medicine

Conditions Treated

  • ADHD and-or ADD
  • Adjustment Disorder
  • Alcoholism (Alcohol Dependence)
  • Anxiety
  • Bipolar Disorder
  • Borderline Personality Disorder
  • Bulimia
  • Combination Drug Dependence
  • Drug and Alcohol Dependence
  • Drug-Induced Mental Disorders
  • Dysthymia (Chronic Depression)
  • Dysthymia and Cyclothymia (Mood Disorders)
  • Eating Disorders
  • Impulse Control Disorders
  • Major Depressive Disorder
  • Marijuana Addiction
  • Nondependent Alcohol Abuse
  • Nondependent Amphetamine or Related Acting Sympathomimetic Abuse
  • Nondependent Cocaine Abuse
  • Nondependent Drug and Alcohol Abuse
  • Nondependent Marijuana Abuse
  • Obsessive-Compulsive Disorder (OCD)
  • Opioid Dependence
  • Personality Disorders
  • Phobia
  • Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD)
  • Psychiatric Diseases
  • Psychosis
  • Psychosis Due to Mental Illness
  • Schizoaffective Disorder
  • Schizophrenia
  • Schizophreniform and Schizoaffective Disorder
  • Schizophreniform Disorder
  • Tobacco Use Disorder

Procedures Performed

  • Psychiatric Medication Therapy

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  • 0
    Board Actions

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Education

  • Medical School
    New York Univ Sch Of Med

    Graduated in 1968

  • Internship Hospital
    Metro Hospital Ny Med College

    Completed in 1969

  • Residency Hospital
    Metro Hospital Ny Med College

    Completed in 1971

    University Ariz College Med

    Completed in 1980

  • Fellowship Hospital
    University Ariz College Med

    Completed in 1973

Awards & Recognition

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Languages Spoken

  • English

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  • Based on total number of patients treated over the last 12 months
  • Specializes in Psychiatry
  • No board certification on record with Healthgrades
  • Malpractice claims in Arizona not available
  • No sanctions found
  • No board actions found
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Dr. Nelson's Office & Staff

Ease of scheduling urgent appointments
Office environment, cleanliness, comfort, etc.
Staff friendliness and courteousness
Total wait time (waiting & exam rooms)
10 – 15 minutes

Experience with Dr. Nelson

Level of trust in provider's decisions
How well provider explains medical condition(s)
How well provider listens and answers questions
Spends appropriate amount of time with patients