Dr. William Nelson, NMD

Dr. William Nelson, NMD

Addiction Medicine  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 55
Dr. William Nelson, NMD is an addiction medicine specialist in Scottsdale, AZ and has been practicing for 22 years. He graduated from National College Of Naturopathic Medicine in 1996 and specializes in addiction medicine, endocrinology & metabolism, and more.Read his story

15849 N 71st St Ste 100

Scottsdale, AZ 85254

Contact Information

(602) 692-4626

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Dr. Nelson's bio

This content was provided by Dr. Nelson "Dr. William Nelson has 20 years of experience integrating the latest advances in medical science with the time-honored therapies of Naturopathic Medicine. He is an expert in: Naltrexone pellet implants for opiate, heroin and alcohol addiction, relieving joint and back pain without surgery, fatigue due to thyroid and adrenal disorders, bio-identical hormonal pellet therapy for men and women, medical weight loss, and traditional Naturopathic Medicine."

Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Nelson "Our center offers Arizona's most innovative and effective outpatient opioid and alcohol detoxification program. Our proprietary medication lasts 4-8 months and offers our patients incredible long term success when combined withan IOP, 12 step or counseling program.   Dr. Nelson also is an expert in treating neuropathic pain, non-surgical joint and back regenerative injection therapy, bio-identical hormone pellet therapy, Naturopathic Endocrinology and medical weight loss. "

5  Specialties

  • Addiction Medicine
  • Endocrinology & Metabolism
  • Men's Health Medicine
  • Sports Medicine
  • Women's Health Medicine

0  Board Certifications

Dr. Nelson does not have any board certifications listed.

31  Conditions Treated

  • Alcoholism (Alcohol Dependence)
  • Ankle Injury
  • Anterior Cruciate Ligament (ACL) or Posterior Cruciate Ligament (PCL) Tear
  • Enthesopathy of Hip (incl. Trochanteric Bursitis)
  • Heroin Dependence
  • Hip Pain
  • Knee Pain
  • Lateral and Medial Epicondylitis (Tennis and Golf Elbow)
  • Lateral Collateral Ligament (LCL) Sprain
  • Low Back Pain
  • Medial Collateral Ligament (MCL) Sprains and Tears
  • Meniscus Injuries
  • Menopause
  • Migraine
  • Nerve Pain
  • Opiate Dependence
  • Opioid Dependence
  • Osgood Schlatter Disease
  • Osteoarthritis of Hip
  • Osteoarthritis of Knee
  • Pain Killer Addiction
  • Rotator Cuff Tear
  • Sciatica (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Shoulder Injuries
  • Shoulder Muscle Strain
  • Shoulder Sprain
  • Shoulder Tendinitis
  • Sports Injuries of the Knee
  • Testosterone Deficiency
  • Thyroid Disease
  • Weight Loss

9  Procedures

  • Extended-Release Injectable Naltrexone
  • Hormone Pellet Therapy
  • Manipulation Adjustment of Back and Neck
  • Nerve Blocks
  • Neuromodulation
  • Platelet-Rich Plasma Injection (PRP)
  • Prolotherapy Injections
  • Trigger Point Therapy
  • Weight Loss Management

Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

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0 Sanctions

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0 Board Actions

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  • Michigan State University, Bs Engineering, Magna Cum Laude
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1986
  • National College Of Naturopathic Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1996
  • National College
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1996
  • National College Naturopathic Medicine
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1996
  • Age Management Medicine Group
    Other Education | Completed 2011
  • American Academy Of Orthopedic Medine
    Other Education | Completed 2013
  • American College Of Osteopathic Sclerotherapeutic Pain Management
    Other Education | Completed 2010
  • American Society Of Addiction Medicine
    Other Education | Completed 2014
  • Arizona Naturopathic Medical Association
    Other Education | Completed 2014

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors

Dr. Nelson has no awards or honors listed.

Media & Publications

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Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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