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Family Practitioner, Primary Care Doctor
21 years of experience
Accepting new patients
License & Identifications

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Patient Reviews

Patient comments (1)

The overall average patient rating of Dr. Jim Nelson is Excellent. Dr. Nelson has been reviewed by 12 patients who have provided 1 comments. The rating is 4.5 out of 5 stars.

Patient Ratings
Ease of Appointment 5.0
Promptness 3.0
Courteous Staff 5.0
Accurate Diagnosis 4.3
Bedside Manner 5.0
Spends Time with Me 4.7
Follows Up After Visit 4.7

Education & Awards

Dr. Nelson graduated from Universidad Autonoma De Santo Domingo (UASD). He has 2 awards.

Patients' Choice Award (2014)
Compassionate Doctor Recognition (2014)


Dr. Nelson has 6 hospital affiliations:

  • Cookeville Regional Medical Center 
  • Livingston Regional Hospital 


  • Spanish

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Additional Information
Dr. Jim Nelson MD is a male Family Practitioner, has 21 years of experience and practices in Family Medicine.
Where does Dr. Jim Nelson practice?
Dr. Jim Nelson has 2 office locations.
Dr. Jim Nelson practices Family Medicine near Rickman, TN.
Additional practice locations include: Cookeville, TN.
See Rickman Family Physicians.