Dr. Samuel Nelson, MD

Psychiatry  |  
Male  |  
Age 73
(9)
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Dr. Samuel Nelson, MD
Dr. Samuel Nelson, MD is a psychiatry doctor who practices in Tucson, AZ. He is 73 years old and has been practicing for 49 years.

Codac Behavioral Health Servics

3100 N 1st Ave

Tucson, AZ 85719

Contact Information

(520) 202-1960

Dr. Samuel Nelson, MD

Dr. Samuel Nelson, MD

Accepted insurance

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Humana

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Dr. Nelson's Experience

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Dr. Nelson's experience matches your search based on the following criteria:
  • Based on total number of patients treated over the last 12 months
  • Specializes in Psychiatry
  • No sanctions found
  • No board actions found
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Specialties

  • Psychiatry
  • Internal Medicine
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Board Certifications

Dr. Nelson does not have any board certifications listed.

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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 Disorder
  • Schizophreniform and Schizoaffective Disorder
  • Tobacco Use Disorder

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Procedures

  • Psychiatric Medication Therapy

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

  • New York Univ Sch Of Med
    Medical School | Graduated 1968
  • Metro Hospital Ny Med College
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1969
  • Metro Hospital Ny Med College
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1971
  • University Ariz College Med
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1980
  • University Ariz College Med
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1973

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors

Dr. Nelson has no awards or honors listed.

Media & Publications

Dr. Nelson has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Nelson's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Nelson to family and friends
4.7
based on 9 total reviews (2 with comments)
Dr. Nelson's Performance
  • Trustworthiness
    EXCELLENT
  • Explains condition(s) well
    EXCELLENT
  • Answers Questions
    EXCELLENT
  • Time well spent
    EXCELLENT
Office & Staff Performance
  • Scheduling
    VERY GOOD
  • Office environment
    EXCELLENT
  • Staff friendliness
    EXCELLENT
  • Average wait time
    10 to 15 minutes
Patient Comments (2)
Tucson, AZ |
If every Doctor could be even a small bit like Dr. Nelson...it would be fantastic! He is what a DOCTOR should be/Psychiatrist and otherwise. Period. I see him at CODAC so I would give them (their staff & office, etc.) separate ratings.
Tucson Az |
I find Dr Nelson to be kind compassionate and caring. He has some been of great help to me.
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Dr. Nelson accepts 4 insurance carriers
  • Aetna
    Aetna HMO
    Aetna Savings Plus of AZ
    Choice Plus POS II
    Whole Health Banner Health Network HMO
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Blue Card PPO
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
    First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
  • Humana
    Tucson HMOx

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