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Patient Reviews

Patient comments (89)

The overall average patient rating of Dr. Nelson Ploch is Excellent. Dr. Ploch has been reviewed by 105 patients who have provided 89 comments. The rating is 5 out of 5 stars.

Patient Ratings
Ease of Appointment 4.9
Promptness 4.7
Courteous Staff 4.8
Accurate Diagnosis 4.9
Bedside Manner 4.8
Spends Time with Me 4.9
Follows Up After Visit 4.9

Specialties & Research

Dr. Nelson Ploch, MD is board certified in Urology.

  • He has special expertise in 1 area:
  • General Urology

Education & Awards

Dr. Ploch graduated from Texas Tech University , Lubbock. He has 4 awards.

Patients' Choice Award (2012 - 2014)
Compassionate Doctor Recognition (2011 - 2013)
Top 10 Doctor - State (2014)
South Carolina
On-Time Doctor Award (2014)


Dr. Ploch has 7 hospital affiliations:

  • Roper Hospital 
  • Trident Health System 


  • Spanish
  • German
  • English

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Additional Information
Dr. Nelson R Ploch MD is a male Urologist, has 24 years of experience and practices in Urology.
Where does Dr. Nelson R. Ploch practice?
Dr. Nelson Ploch has 1 office location.
Dr. Nelson Ploch practices Urology near North Charleston, SC.
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