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Ophthalmologist (eyes)
43 years of experience
Accepting new patients
License & Identifications

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Patient Reviews

Patient comments (5)

The overall average patient rating of Dr. James Nielsen is Good. Dr. Nielsen has been reviewed by 17 patients who have provided 5 comments. The rating is 4 out of 5 stars.

Patient Ratings
Ease of Appointment 4.6
Promptness 4.5
Courteous Staff 4.6
Accurate Diagnosis 4.6
Bedside Manner 4.6
Spends Time with Me 4.6
Follows Up After Visit 4.6

Specialties & Research

Dr. James Nielsen, MD is board certified in Ophthalmology.

  • He has special expertise in 5 areas:
  • Contact lenses
  • Glaucoma
  • Laser Surgery
  • Lens Implants (Intraocular Lens Implantation)
  • Uveitis

Education & Awards

Dr. Nielsen graduated from New York Medical College, Valhalla. He has 3 awards.

Ophthalmologist of the year award
Community service award shriners
On-Time Doctor Award (2015)


Dr. Nielsen has 7 hospital affiliations:

  • Morton Plant Hospital 
  • Mease Countryside Hospital 


  • Spanish

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Additional Information
Dr. James M Nielsen MD is a male Ophthalmologist, has 43 years of experience and practices in Ophthalmology.
Where does Dr. James M. Nielsen practice?
Dr. James Nielsen has 1 office location.
Dr. James Nielsen practices Ophthalmology near Clearwater, FL.
See Clearwater Ophthalmologists.