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Patient comments (1)

The overall average patient rating of Dr. Eric Neilson is Good. Dr. Neilson has been reviewed by 3 patients who have provided 1 comments. The rating is 3.5 out of 5 stars.

Patient Ratings
Ease of Appointment 5.0
Promptness 4.3
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. Eric Neilson, MD is board certified in Internal Medicine and Nephrology.

  • He has special expertise in 8 areas:
  • Anti-Glomerular Basement Membrane Disease
  • Diabetic Kidney Disease (Diabetic Nephropathies)
  • Kidney Disease
  • Kidney Disease (Glomerulonephritis)
  • Kidney Failure (Chronic)
  • Kidney Inflammation (Nephritis)
  • Kidney Transplant (Renal Transplant)
  • Polycystic Kidney Disease

Education & Awards

Dr. Neilson graduated from University of Alabama at Birmingham. He has 2 awards.

One of America's Leading Experts on:
Anti-Glomerular Basement Membrane Disease
Kidney Diseases


Dr. Neilson has 1 hospital affiliations:

  • Northwestern Memorial Hospital 


  • Russian
  • Spanish

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Additional Information
Dr. Eric Neilson MD is a male Internist, has 37 years of experience and practices in Internal Medicine and Nephrology.
Where does Dr. Eric Neilson practice?
Dr. Eric Neilson has 1 office location.
Dr. Eric Neilson practices Internal Medicine and Nephrology near Chicago, IL.
See Chicago Internists and Chicago Nephrologists.