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Internist, Gastroenterologist (digestive)
35 years of experience
Accepting new patients
License & Identifications

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Patient Reviews

Patient comments (3)

The overall average patient rating of Dr. Donald Nelson is Excellent. Dr. Nelson has been reviewed by 8 patients who have provided 3 comments. The rating is 4.5 out of 5 stars.

Patient Ratings
Ease of Appointment 5.0
Promptness 5.0
Courteous Staff 5.0
Accurate Diagnosis 5.0
Bedside Manner 5.0
Spends Time with Me 5.0
Follows Up After Visit 5.0

Specialties & Research

Dr. Donald Nelson, MD, PHD is board certified in Internal Medicine and Gastroenterology.

  • He has special expertise in 5 areas:
  • Acid Reflux Disease (Gastroesophageal Reflux / GERD)
  • Constipation
  • Hepatitis C
  • Irritable Bowel Syndrome (IBS)
  • Ulcerative Colitis

Education & Awards

Dr. Nelson graduated from Saint Louis University. He has 2 awards.

Patients' Choice Award (2012)
Compassionate Doctor Recognition (2012)


Dr. Nelson has 1 hospital affiliations:

  • St John's Regional Health Center 

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Additional Information
Dr. Donald C Nelson MD and PHD is a male Internist, has 35 years of experience and practices in Internal Medicine and Gastroenterology.
Where does Dr. Donald C. Nelson practice?
Dr. Donald Nelson has 1 office location.
Dr. Donald Nelson practices Internal Medicine and Gastroenterology near Springfield, MO.
See Springfield Internists and Springfield Gastroenterologists.