Dr. William Nealon, MD
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Dr. William Nealon, MD

General Surgery | Male

Vanderbilt Radiology 1161 21st Ave S, Nashville, TN 37232 Get Directions
(615) 343-1501

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Dr. Nealon specializes in General Surgery and practices in Nashville, TN. He practices at 2 locations.

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      I was fine one day and dying the next. Went to several hospitals for 2 years..about 30 admits..I then went to Vanderbilt. ..this doctor saved my life...I am forever in debited to him
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      Specialties

      • General Surgery

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      • General Surgery

      Conditions Treated

      • Abdominal Disorders
      • Abdominal Pain
      • Anal or Rectal Pain
      • Aneurysm
      • Anorectal Abscess
      • Appendicitis
      • Benign Tumor
      • Bile Duct Cancer
      • Biliary Atresia
      • Breast Cancer
      • Cancer
      • Cholecystitis and Gallstones
      • Collapsed Lung (Pneumothorax)
      • Constipation
      • Crohn's Disease
      • Diaphragmatic and-or Hiatal Hernia
      • Empyema
      • Esophageal Cancer
      • Esophageal Diseases
      • Esophageal Diverticulum
      • Gallbladder and Biliary Tract Cancer
      • Gallbladder Cancer
      • Gallstones
      • Gastrointestinal Diseases
      • Graft vs Host Disease
      • Gynecologic Cancer
      • Hernia
      • Hidradenitis
      • Incisional Hernia
      • Inflammatory Bowel Disease
      • Inguinal Hernia
      • Intestinal Abscess
      • Intestinal Obstruction
      • Lipomas
      • Liver Cancer
      • Lung Cancer
      • Neuroendocrine Tumors
      • Pancreatic Cancer
      • Partial Lung Collapse
      • Peripheral Arterial Aneurysm
      • Peripheral Arterial Aneurysm and Dissection
      • Peripheral Vascular Disease (PAD, PVD)
      • Phlebitis and Thrombophlebitis
      • Pleural Effusion
      • Pulmonary Disease
      • Pyloric Stenosis
      • Secondary Malignancies
      • Stomach and Small Intestine Cancer
      • Stomach Cancer
      • Stomach Diseases
      • Thrombosis
      • Ulcer
      • Ulcerative Colitis
      • Umbilical Hernia
      • Vascular Disease
      • Ventral Hernia
      • Vulvar Cancer

      Procedures Performed

      • Appendectomy, Laparoscopic
      • Appendectomy, Open
      • Axillary Lymph Node Dissection
      • Bile Duct Procedure
      • Biliary Drainage
      • Cholecystoenterostomy
      • Colectomy
      • Colon and Rectal Surgery
      • Decortication and Pleurectomy
      • Dressing and-or Debridement of Wound, Infection, or Burn (incl. Negative Pressure Wound Therapy)
      • Enterostomy (Laparoscopic or Open)
      • Esophageal Surgery
      • Excision of Skin Lesion
      • Excision of Stomach Tumor
      • Excision, Shaving, or Destruction of Skin and Subcutaneous Tissue (incl. Mohs Micrographic Surgery), Tissue Transfer
      • Gallbladder Removal
      • Gallbladder Removal (Cholecystectomy), Laparoscopic
      • Gallbladder Removal (Cholecystectomy), Open
      • Gastrectomy
      • Gastric Bypass Surgery, Laparoscopic
      • Gastroenterology Procedures
      • Head and Neck Surgery
      • Heart Surgery
      • Hernia Repair
      • Incision and Removal of Foreign Object
      • Inguinal Hernia Repair, Open
      • Intestinal Transplant (incl. Enterectomy)
      • Laparoscopic Surgical Procedure
      • Laparotomy
      • Lung Surgery
      • Lymph Node Biopsy or Excision
      • Open Diaphragmatic and-or Paraesophageal Hiatal Hernia Repair
      • Open Incisional and-or Ventral Hernia Repair
      • Pancreatectomy (incl. Pancreas Transplant and Whipple Procedure)
      • Peripheral Artery Catheterization
      • Removal of Reproductive Organs (Hysterectomy, Oophorectomy, Salpingectomy, Salpingo-Oophorectomy, Resection of Peritoneal Malignancy)
      • Removal or Destruction of Rectal or Intestinal Tumor (incl. Colonoscopy, Proctosigmoidoscopy, Sigmoidoscopy and Control of Hemorrhage)
      • Splenectomy
      • Splenectomy and Splenorrhaphy
      • Stomach Surgery
      • Tracheal Surgery
      • Video-Assisted Thoracoscopic Surgery (VATS) or Thoracotomy
      • Wound Repair

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        Malpractice Claims

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      • 0
        Sanctions

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      • 0
        Board Actions

        No board actions found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

      Education

      • Medical School
        Jefferson Med Coll-Thos Jefferson Univ

        Graduated in 1979

      • Internship Hospital
        Nyu Bellevue Med Center

        Completed in 1980

      • Residency Hospital
        Nyu Bellevue Med Center

        Completed in 1984

      • Fellowship Hospital
        University Tex Med Br

        Completed in 1986

      Awards & Recognition

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      Languages Spoken

      • English
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      • Specializes in General Surgery
      • Board certified in General Surgery
      • No malpractice claims found
      • No sanctions found
      • No board actions found
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      Dr. Nealon's Office & Staff

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      Total wait time (waiting & exam rooms)
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      Experience with Dr. Nealon

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