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Specialties & Research
Dr. Howard Nelson, MD is board certified in Internal Medicine and Nuclear Medicine.
Education & Awards
Dr. Nelson graduated from University of California at San Francisco.
Dr. Nelson has 5 hospital affiliations:
- UCSF Medical Center / Moffitt-Long Hospitals
- Watsonville Community Hospital
Accepted Insurance Plans
Dr. Nelson accepts these health insurances in at least one office:
- United Healthcare - 16 plans
- Great-West Healthcare - 3 plans
- Health Plan of San Joaquin - 4 plans
- Blue Shield of California - 78 plans