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43 years of experience
Accepting new patients
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Patient Reviews

Patient comments (1)

The overall average patient rating of Dr. James Nelson is Poor. Dr. Nelson has been reviewed by 1 patients who have provided 1 comments. The rating is 1 out of 5 stars.

Patient Ratings
Ease of Appointment 1.0
Promptness 1.0
Courteous Staff 1.0
Accurate Diagnosis 1.0
Bedside Manner 1.0
Spends Time with Me 1.0

Specialties & Research

Dr. James Nelson, MD is board certified in Psychiatry.

  • He has special expertise in 7 areas:
  • Attention Deficit Disorder (ADD) / Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD)
  • Bipolar Disorder / Manic Depressive Disorder
  • Depression
  • Depressive Disorder
  • Insomnia
  • Schizophrenia
  • Sleep Disorders

Education & Awards

Dr. Nelson graduated from University of Wisconsin at Madison. He has 1 awards.

Castle Connolly America's Top Doctors® (2010 - 2015)


Dr. Nelson has 2 hospital affiliations:

  • UCSF Medical Center / Moffitt-Long Hospitals 
  • Hamden Health Care Center, Hamden CT 

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Additional Information
Dr. James Craig Nelson MD is a male Psychiatrist, has 43 years of experience and practices in Psychiatry.
Where does Dr. James C. Nelson practice?
Dr. James Nelson has 1 office location.
Dr. James Nelson practices Psychiatry near San Francisco, CA.
See San Francisco Psychiatrists.