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The overall average patient rating of Dr. Thomas Nelson is Excellent. Dr. Nelson has been reviewed by 4 patients who have provided 1 comments. The rating is 3.5 out of 4 stars.
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Specialties & Research
Dr. Thomas Nelson, MD is board certified in Orthopaedic Surgery.
He has special expertise in 2 Areas, including Hip Replacement Knee Replacement Partial Knee Replacement Minimally Invasive Joint Replacement Oncology Hip Revision Surgery Knee Revision Surgery Custom Joint Replacement Metal on Metal Hip Replacement and Swine Diseases.
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Education & Awards
Dr. Nelson graduated from University of Minnesota at Duluth.More Education & Awards
Dr. Nelson has 11 hospital affiliations:
- University of Minnesota Medical Center
- Fairview Ridges Hospital
Accepted Insurance Plans
Dr. Nelson accepts these health insurances in at least one office:
- HealthPartners - 3 plans
- United Healthcare - 2 plans
- Blue Cross Blue Shield of Minnesota - 3 plans
- Great-West Healthcare - 2 plans
- Medica Health Plans - 2 plans
- Cigna - 2 plans
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- Where does Dr. Thomas E. Nelson practice?
Dr. Thomas Nelson practices Orthopaedic Surgery near Minneapolis, MN.
Additional practice locations include: Burnsville, MN and Elk River, MN.
See Minneapolis Surgeons.
- Similar Physician Names
- Dr. Tom Nelson, Dr. Tomas Nelson, Dr. Tommie Nelson, Dr. Tommy Nelson