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About Dr. Robert Nelson

Dr. Robert Nelson, MD is a Doctor primarily located in Saint Petersburg, FL. He has 47 years of experience. His specialties include Ophthalmology. Dr. Nelson is affiliated with Bayfront Medical Center, Edward White Hospital and Saint Anthony's Hospital. He speaks English.

Rating Overview

1 Rating with 1 Comment

The overall average patient rating of Dr. Robert Nelson is Excellent. Dr. Robert Nelson has been rated by 1 patients. From those 1 patients 1 of those left a comment along with their rating. The overall rating for Dr. Robert Nelson is 5.0 of 5.0 stars.

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Primary Address

600 6th St S
Saint Petersburg, FL 33701
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Specialties

Dr. Robert Nelson has the following 1 specialty

  • Ophthalmology

    An ophthalmologist has the training to do much more than just prescribe glasses. They are physicians specially trained to diagnose and treat disorders of the eyes and vision. These doctors are experts on the complicated anatomy of the eye and are trained to treat eye diseases through both medical and surgical methods.
    Some common conditions that ophthalmologists treat are cataracts, glaucoma, strabismus, diabetic retinopathy, macular degeneration and amblyopia. In addition, ophthalmologists can provide prescriptions for eye glasses and contact lenses and perform LASIK surgery and other corrective surgeries for refractive errors like myopia (near-sightedness), hyperopia (far-sightedness), astigmatism and presbyopia.

  • Expertise

    4 Expertise

  • Contact lenses
  • Laser Surgery
  • Lens Implants (Intraocular Lens Implantation)
  • Uveitis

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Reviews

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Five Stars

I have been going to Dr. Nelson for 20+ years. And I have referred other patients to him as well. I am very impressed with Dr. Nelson and his staff.

Wait time
15 minutes
Easy Appointment
Promptness
Friendly Staff
Accurate Diagnosis
Bedside Manner
Spends Time with Me
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  • Hospital Affiliations

    Dr. Nelson is affiliated (can practice and admit patients) with the following hospital(s).

  • Bayfront Medical Center
  • Edward White Hospital
  • Saint Anthony's Hospital
  • Livingston Regional
  • St Anthony`s Hospital - St Petersburg
  • SAH Surgical Center
  • Miami VA Medical Center
  • Education

    47 Years Experience

  • Emory University School Of Medicine

    Graduated in 1966

  • Grady Memorial Hospital

    Residency

  • Accepted Insurance

    Dr. Robert Nelson accepts the following insurance providers.

  • Aetna
    • Aetna Choice POS II
    • Aetna HMO
    • Aetna Managed Choice POS Open Access
    • Aetna Signature Administrators PPO
  • BCBS Blue Card
    • BCBS Blue Card PPO
  • BCBS Florida
    • Florida Blue BlueOptions
  • Cigna
    • CIGNA HMO
    • CIGNA Open Access Plus
    • CIGNA PPO
  • Humana
    • Humana Choice POS
    • Humana ChoiceCare Network PPO
    • Humana National POS
  • Multiplan
    • Multiplan PPO
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Locations & Directions

600 6th St S, Saint Petersburg, FL
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