Dr. Thomas Erl Nelson MD is a male Orthopaedic Surgeon, has 24 years of experience and practices in Orthopaedic Surgery.
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Dr. Thomas Nelson has 5 office locations.
8290 University Ave NE
Ste 200
Minneapolis, MN 55432

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Locations and availability (5)
License & Identifications

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Patient Reviews

3.5
  • Currently 3.5 of 4 stars
(4)
Patient comments (1)

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.

Patient Ratings
Ease of Appointment 1.8
  • Currently 1.75 of 4 stars
Promptness 2.8
  • Currently 2.75 of 4 stars
Courteous Staff 3.3
  • Currently 3.25 of 4 stars
Accurate Diagnosis 3.5
  • Currently 3.5 of 4 stars
Bedside Manner 3.3
  • Currently 3.25 of 4 stars
Spends Time with Me 3.8
  • Currently 3.75 of 4 stars
Follows Up After Visit 4.0
  • Currently 4 of 4 stars

Specialties & Research

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

  • He has special expertise in 6 areas:
  • Hip Osteoarthritis
  • Hip Surgery (Hip Replacement Arthroplasty)
  • Knee Osteoarthritis
  • Knee Surgery (Knee Replacement Arthroplasty)
  • Osteoarthritis (Hand and Wrist)
  • Swine Diseases

Education & Awards

Dr. Nelson graduated from University of Minnesota at Duluth.


Affiliations

Dr. Nelson has 11 hospital affiliations:

  • North Memorial Medical Center 
  • Fairview Southdale Hospital 

Accepted Insurance Plans

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

  • Cigna - 2 plans
  • Aetna - 2 plans
  • HealthPartners - 8 plans
  • United Healthcare - 2 plans
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Minnesota - 3 plans
  • Great-West Healthcare - 2 plans
  • Medica Health Plans - 2 plans

Languages

  • Spanish

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Where does Dr. Thomas E. Nelson practice?
Dr. Thomas Nelson practices Orthopaedic Surgery near Minneapolis, MN.
See Minneapolis Orthopedic Surgeons.