Dr. Robert Nelson MD is a male Orthopaedic Surgeon, has 45 years of experience and practices in Orthopaedic Surgery.
Dr. Robert Nelson has 4 office locations.
Mountain States Medical Group - Orthopedics
1497 W Elk Ave
Ste 11
Elizabethton, TN 37643

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License & Identifications

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Patient Reviews

  • Currently 3 of 4 stars
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The overall average patient rating of Dr. Robert Nelson is Good. Dr. Nelson has been reviewed by 1 patients who have provided 0 comments. The rating is 3 out of 4 stars.

Specialties & Research

Dr. Robert Nelson, MD is board certified in Orthopaedic Surgery.

  • He has special expertise in 3 areas:
  • Hip Osteoarthritis
  • Knee Osteoarthritis
  • Osteoarthritis (Hand and Wrist)

Education & Awards

Dr. Nelson graduated from Northwestern University, Chicago.


Dr. Nelson has 14 hospital affiliations:

  • Indian Path Medical Center 
  • Johnson City Medical Ctr 

Accepted Insurance Plans

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

  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Tennessee - 2 plans
  • Humana - 2 plans
  • Cigna - 2 plans
  • USA H & W Network - 1 plan
  • Bluegrass Family Health - 2 plans
  • United Healthcare - 2 plans

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Additional Information
Where does Dr. Robert Nelson practice?
Dr. Robert Nelson practices Orthopaedic Surgery near Elizabethton, TN.
Additional practice locations include: Livingston, TN and Mountain City, TN.
See Elizabethton Orthopedic Surgeons.