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Orthopaedic Surgeon, Surgical Specialist
25 years of experience
Video profile
Accepting new patients
License & Identifications

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Patient Reviews

4.0
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(5)
Patient comments (1)

The overall average patient rating of Dr. Thomas Nelson is Good. Dr. Nelson has been reviewed by 5 patients who have provided 1 comments. The rating is 4 out of 5 stars.

Patient Ratings
Ease of Appointment 2.0
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Promptness 3.3
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Courteous Staff 4.0
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Accurate Diagnosis 4.3
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Bedside Manner 4.0
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Spends Time with Me 4.7
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Follows Up After Visit 5.0
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Specialties & Research

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

  • He has special expertise in 5 areas:
  • Hip Osteoarthritis
  • Hip Surgery (Hip Replacement Arthroplasty)
  • Knee Osteoarthritis
  • Knee Surgery (Knee Replacement Arthroplasty)
  • 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 

Languages

  • Spanish

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Additional Information
Dr. Thomas Erl Nelson MD is a male Orthopaedic Surgeon, has 25 years of experience and practices in Orthopaedic Surgery.
Where does Dr. Thomas E. Nelson practice?
Dr. Thomas Nelson has 4 office locations.
Dr. Thomas Nelson practices Orthopaedic Surgery near Minneapolis, MN.
See Minneapolis Orthopedic Surgeons.