418 Ratings with 404 Comments
Nelson R Maldonado is a health care provider primarily located in Grass Valley, CA, with other offices in Fairfield, CA and Vacaville, CA (and 4 other locations). They have 39 years of experience. Their specialties include General Surgery, Other Specialty and Vascular Surgery.
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Graduated in 1983
Dr. Nelson R. Maldonado graduated from the University of California, Irvine and performed his Residency at Kaiser Permanente Foundation Hospitals in General Surgery and affiliated hospitals in Southern California. In 1992, he was recognized as a Diplomate of the American Board of Surgery. Dr. Maldonado is a Member of the American College of Phlebology and a designated provider of the non-surgical Venefit™ Targeted Endovenous Therapy procedure, formerly known as the VNUS Closure™ procedure. He is a specialist in venous and lymphatic issues and continues to practice General and Thoracic Surgery as well. After a successful practice in Oklahoma, Dr. Maldonado and his wife relocated to Grass Valley, California in 2005. The Maldonado family enjoys Tahoe and the outdoors.