Dr. Richard Scott Nelson DO is a male Colon/Rectal Surgeon, has 8 years of experience and practices in Colon & Rectal Surgery and Surgery.
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Dr. Richard Nelson has 3 office locations.
781 Black Oak Dr
Suite 300
Medford, OR 97504

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License & Identifications

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Patient Reviews

  • Currently 4 of 4 stars
Patient comments (1)

The overall average patient rating of Dr. Richard Nelson is Excellent. Dr. Nelson has been reviewed by 2 patients who have provided 1 comments. The rating is 4 out of 4 stars.

Patient Ratings
Ease of Appointment 4.0
  • Currently 4 of 4 stars
Promptness 4.0
  • Currently 4 of 4 stars
Courteous Staff 4.0
  • Currently 4 of 4 stars
Accurate Diagnosis 4.0
  • Currently 4 of 4 stars
Bedside Manner 4.0
  • Currently 4 of 4 stars
Spends Time with Me 4.0
  • Currently 4 of 4 stars
Follows Up After Visit 4.0
  • Currently 4 of 4 stars

Specialties & Research

Dr. Richard Nelson, DO is board certified in Colon & Rectal Surgery and Surgery.

Education & Awards

Dr. Nelson graduated from University of Missouri at Kansas City.


Dr. Nelson has 2 hospital affiliations:

  • Alegent Health-Bergan Mercy Medical Ce 
  • Three Rivers Community Hospital - Washin 

Accepted Insurance Plans

Dr. Nelson accepts these health insurances in at least one office:

  • Aetna - 2 plans
  • Providence Health Plan - 14 plans
  • Regence Blue Cross Blue Shield - 5 plans
  • ODS Health Plans - 1 plan


  • Portuguese

Additional Information
Where does Dr. Richard S. Nelson practice?
Dr. Richard Nelson practices Colon & Rectal Surgery and Surgery near Medford, OR.
Additional practice locations include: Omaha, NE and Grants Pass, OR.
See Medford Colorectal Surgeons and Medford Surgeons.