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Patient Reviews

4.5
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(26)
Patient comments (5)

The overall average patient rating of Dr. Cory Nelson is Excellent. Dr. Nelson has been reviewed by 26 patients who have provided 5 comments. The rating is 4.5 out of 5 stars.

Patient Ratings
Ease of Appointment 4.8
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Promptness 4.9
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Courteous Staff 4.6
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Accurate Diagnosis 4.9
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Bedside Manner 4.8
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Spends Time with Me 4.9
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Follows Up After Visit 5.0
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Specialties & Research

Dr. Cory Nelson, MD is board certified in Orthopaedic Surgery.

  • He has special expertise in 5 areas:
  • Arthroscopic Surgery (Arthroscopy)
  • Hip Osteoarthritis
  • Knee Osteoarthritis
  • Osteoarthritis (Hand and Wrist)
  • Sports Medicine

Education & Awards

Awards  
Patients' Choice Award (2012, 2014)
Compassionate Doctor Recognition (2012 - 2014)
Top 10 Doctor - City (2014)
Scottsdale, AZ
Orthopaedic Surgeon
On-Time Doctor Award (2014)

Affiliations

Dr. Nelson has 5 hospital affiliations:

  • Scottsdale Healthcare-Shea 
  • Scottsdale Healthcare-Osborn 

Languages

  • Spanish

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Additional Information
Dr. Cory Oliver Nelson MD is a male Orthopaedic Surgeon and practices in Orthopaedic Surgery and Sports Medicine.
Where does Dr. Cory O. Nelson practice?
Dr. Cory Nelson has 3 office locations.
Dr. Cory Nelson practices Orthopaedic Surgery and Sports Medicine near Scottsdale, AZ.
Additional practice locations include: Fountain Hills, AZ.
See Scottsdale Orthopedic Surgeons and Scottsdale Sports Medicine Doctors.