Dr. Tyler Nelson, DDS

Dr. Tyler Nelson, DDS

Oral & Maxillofacial Surgery  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 38
Dr. Tyler Nelson, DDS is an oral & maxillofacial surgery specialist in Colorado Springs, CO and has been practicing for 7 years. He graduated from University of The Pacific in 2007 and practices oral & maxillofacial surgery.

3100 N Academy Blvd Ste 213

Colorado Springs, CO 80917

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Assurant Health
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Cofinity
  • Humana
  • Medicaid
  • Principal Financial Group
  • UnitedHealthCare

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Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Nelson "We pride ourselves in caring for you as a patient. We provide a flexible schedule, accepting all major dental insurances and treating you with unsurpassed kindness and surgical expertise. As oral surgery specialists, we offer state-of-the-art treatment and are happy to help you in whatever way we can."

1  Practice Areas

  • Oral & Maxillofacial Surgery

19  Conditions Treated

  • Abscess
  • Avulsion Fracture
  • Cavity
  • Complex Fractures
  • Dental Disorders
  • Dental Tissue Neoplasm
  • Dentofacial Anomalies
  • Extra-Articular Fracture
  • Facial Fracture
  • Facial Trauma
  • Gum Disease
  • Impacted Teeth
  • Jaw Cyst
  • Jaw Fracture
  • Jaw Irregularities
  • Jaw Tumor
  • Orbital Fracture
  • Tooth Abscess
  • Tooth Loss

9  Procedures

  • Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
  • Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
  • Dental Implant
  • Dento Alveolar Surgery
  • Extraction of Wisdom Tooth
  • Facial Reconstruction
  • IV Sedation
  • Orthognathic Surgery
  • Teeth Extraction

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Colorado.

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.


  • BYU
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 2004
  • University of The Pacific
    Medical School | Graduated 2007
  • Highland-Alameda Genl Hosp
    Internship Hospital | Completed 2011
  • Alameda Count
    Residency Hospital | Completed 2011

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors

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Media & Publications

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Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Nelson's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Nelson to family and friends
31 total reviews (11 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (31)

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Dr. Nelson's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

  • Explains condition(s) well

  • Answers questions

  • Time well spent


Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

  • Office environment

  • Staff friendliness

  • Average wait time

    Under 10 minutes

Patient Comments (11)

Dr. Nelson was friendly and professional, he answered all my questions and made me feel comfortable. He removed growths on my uvula and soft palate. I was able to schedule the surgery the next day after my 1st referred visit. I did not need sedation, as I trusted him immediately during my initial...more
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Nelson is an excellent oral surgeon with a delightful bedside manner. But I am deeply dissatisfied with the billing and insurance staff. I was sent a bill for the anesthesia portion of my procedure, which they told me insurance had approved. I asked that they re-negotiate with Anthem, which they...more
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Dr. Nelson and his staff are amazing people. You can tell they like their job. They all have smiles on their faces, trying to make their nervous patients smile and they do excellent work. They go above and beyond to ensure you are comfortable. I even got a phone call the same day my wisdom teeth...more
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Dr. Nelson is truly an awesome dental surgeon! He did great work removing a decay tooth and was very friendly and confident. Even when I was done with the surgery he called from his personal phone just to check on me and make sure that my recovery was going well. Even when I was still in pain days...more
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I had an implant put into my upper right side of my mouth. Dr Nelson was excellent: he explained each action and was very considerate! I am very satisfied with this great oral surgeon and refer him without reservation!
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