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David Nelson, MD

Dr. Nelson is a gynecologist in the Dallas area.
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Conditions treated

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Top 25%
6.2k doctors
Top 15%
6.2k doctors
Top 5%
3.1k doctors
Dr. Nelson saw more pregnancy patients than 95% of similar doctors nationwide in 2014–2019. Learn more.

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34k doctors
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34k doctors
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17k doctors
Dr. Nelson saw more diabetes patients than 95% of similar doctors nationwide in 2014–2019. Learn more.

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2.5k doctors
Top 15%
2.5k doctors
Top 5%
1.2k doctors
Dr. Nelson saw more HIV patients than 85% of similar doctors nationwide in 2014–2019. Learn more.

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Top 25%
900 doctors
Top 15%
900 doctors
Top 5%
450 doctors
Dr. Nelson saw more chlamydia patients than 95% of similar doctors nationwide in 2014–2019. Learn more.

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630 doctors
Top 15%
630 doctors
Top 5%
315 doctors
Dr. Nelson saw more hyperemesis gravidarum patients than 95% of similar doctors nationwide in 2014–2019. Learn more.

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1.3k doctors
Top 15%
1.3k doctors
Top 5%
643 doctors
Dr. Nelson saw more morning sickness patients than 95% of similar doctors nationwide in 2014–2019. Learn more.

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13k doctors
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13k doctors
Top 5%
6.7k doctors
Dr. Nelson saw more high blood pressure (hypertension) patients than 95% of similar doctors nationwide in 2014–2019. Learn more.

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Top 25%
270 doctors
Top 15%
269 doctors
Top 5%
134 doctors
Dr. Nelson saw syphilis patients in 2014–2019, but we couldn’t determine whether he was a top doctor for the condition nationwide. Learn more.

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Top 25%
2.4k doctors
Top 15%
2.4k doctors
Top 5%
1.2k doctors
Dr. Nelson saw more gestational diabetes patients than 95% of similar doctors nationwide in 2014–2019. Learn more.

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Top 25%
12k doctors
Top 15%
12k doctors
Top 5%
6.0k doctors
Dr. Nelson saw more migraine patients than 85% of similar doctors nationwide in 2014–2019. Learn more.

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Top 25%
1.5k doctors
Top 15%
1.5k doctors
Top 5%
730 doctors
Dr. Nelson saw more preeclampsia patients than 95% of similar doctors nationwide in 2014–2019. Learn more.

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15k doctors
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15k doctors
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7.7k doctors
Dr. Nelson saw more hemorrhage patients than 95% of similar doctors nationwide in 2014–2019. Learn more.

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22k doctors
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22k doctors
Top 5%
11k doctors
Dr. Nelson saw more asthma patients than 85% of similar doctors nationwide in 2014–2019. Learn more.

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Top 25%
2.9k doctors
Top 15%
2.9k doctors
Top 5%
1.5k doctors
Dr. Nelson saw more cold sores patients than 95% of similar doctors nationwide in 2014–2019. Learn more.

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Top 25%
5.0k doctors
Top 15%
5.0k doctors
Top 5%
2.5k doctors
Dr. Nelson saw more drug abuse patients than 85% of similar doctors nationwide in 2014–2019. Learn more.

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19k doctors
Top 15%
19k doctors
Top 5%
9.6k doctors
Dr. Nelson saw more major depression patients than 85% of similar doctors nationwide in 2014–2019. Learn more.

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19k doctors
Top 15%
19k doctors
Top 5%
9.3k doctors
Dr. Nelson saw more headaches patients than 85% of similar doctors nationwide in 2014–2019. Learn more.

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772 doctors
Top 15%
772 doctors
Top 5%
385 doctors
Dr. Nelson saw hepatitis B patients in 2014–2019, but we couldn’t determine whether he was a top doctor for the condition nationwide. Learn more.

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Top 25%
640 doctors
Top 15%
640 doctors
Top 5%
320 doctors
Dr. Nelson saw cholestasis patients in 2014–2019, but we couldn’t determine whether he was a top doctor for the condition nationwide. Learn more.
Top 25%
3.1k doctors
Top 15%
3.1k doctors
Top 5%
1.6k doctors
Dr. Nelson saw more kidney infection patients than 75% of similar doctors nationwide in 2014–2019. Learn more.

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Top 25%
4.0k doctors
Top 15%
4.0k doctors
Top 5%
2.0k doctors
Dr. Nelson saw more opiate dependence patients than 75% of similar doctors nationwide in 2014–2019. Learn more.
Top 25%
34k doctors
Top 15%
34k doctors
Top 5%
17k doctors
Dr. Nelson saw more digestive tract conditions patients than 85% of similar doctors nationwide in 2014–2019. Learn more.

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Top 25%
7.7k doctors
Top 15%
7.7k doctors
Top 5%
3.9k doctors
Dr. Nelson saw more hepatitis patients than 75% of similar doctors nationwide in 2014–2019. Learn more.

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Top 25%
4.8k doctors
Top 15%
4.8k doctors
Top 5%
2.4k doctors
Dr. Nelson saw drug addiction patients in 2014–2019, but we couldn’t determine whether he was a top doctor for the condition nationwide. Learn more.
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16k doctors
Top 15%
16k doctors
Top 5%
8.2k doctors
Dr. Nelson saw more sexually transmitted infection (STI) patients than 95% of similar doctors nationwide in 2014–2019. Learn more.

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Top 25%
298 doctors
Top 15%
298 doctors
Top 5%
149 doctors
Dr. Nelson saw more difficulty breast feeding patients than 85% of similar doctors nationwide in 2014–2019. Learn more.

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23k doctors
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23k doctors
Top 5%
12k doctors
Dr. Nelson saw more anxiety patients than 85% of similar doctors nationwide in 2014–2019. Learn more.

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Top 25%
1.1k doctors
Top 15%
1.1k doctors
Top 5%
537 doctors
Dr. Nelson saw more Rh incompatibility patients than 95% of similar doctors nationwide in 2014–2019. Learn more.

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Top 25%
3.2k doctors
Top 15%
3.2k doctors
Top 5%
1.6k doctors
Dr. Nelson saw hyperthyroidism patients in 2014–2019, but we couldn’t determine whether he was a top doctor for the condition nationwide. Learn more.
Top 25%
3.2k doctors
Top 15%
3.2k doctors
Top 5%
1.6k doctors
Dr. Nelson saw Graves' disease patients in 2014–2019, but we couldn’t determine whether he was a top doctor for the condition nationwide. Learn more.

C-section rate

Dr. Nelson’s C-section rate is similar to the rate we predicted for his mix of cases and patients.
43%
C-section rate
Decision factor

Compared to predicted rates calculated for each doctor’s unique mix of cases and patients

  • Lower than our predicted rate
  • Higher than our predicted rate
  • Similar to our predicted rate

To help you understand how Dr. Nelson’s C-section rate compares to a typical pregnancy doctor:

  1. We first measure the actual C-section rate for the pregnant patients Dr. Nelson treats.
  2. We then analyze the typical practices of all other doctors in the United States who deliver babies, using a data-driven model to predict the C-section rate for patients like Dr. Nelson’s.

By comparing these two numbers, you can see whether Dr. Nelson’s C-section rate is lower than, similar to, or higher than predicted.

This prediction adjusts based on the types of patients the doctor sees, so a doctor who treats sicker patients may have a different predicted rate than a doctor who treats healthier patients.

Locations

Dr. Nelson sees patients and can be reached at the following locations.

Parkland Health and Hospital System
5200 Harry Hines Blvd
Dallas, TX 75235
969 miles away
UT Southwestern Medical Center University Hospital-Aston
5323 Harry Hines Blvd
Dallas, TX 75390
969 miles away

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Credentials
  • University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences, College of Medicine, Little Rock
    MEDICAL EDUCATION, 2007

Specializations

    1. Allopathic & Osteopathic Physicians
    2. Obstetrics & Gynecology
    1. Allopathic & Osteopathic Physicians
    2. Obstetrics & Gynecology
    3. Maternal & Fetal Medicine

Insurance accepted

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  • Aetna
  • Affinity Health Plan
  • Anthem
  • Arkansas Blue Cross and Blue Shield
  • Assurant Health
  • Aultcare
  • AvMed
  • Avera
  • Banner Health
  • Baptist Health Plan
  • Beacon Health Strategies
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Arizona
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Massachusetts
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Michigan
  • Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Alabama
  • Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Florida
  • Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Illinois
  • Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Kansas
  • Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Kansas City
  • Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Louisiana
  • Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Minnesota
  • Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Mississippi
  • Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Montana
  • Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Nebraska
  • Blue Cross and Blue Shield of New Mexico
  • Blue Cross and Blue Shield of North Dakota
  • Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Oklahoma
  • Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Rhode Island
  • Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Texas
  • Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Vermont
  • Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Wyoming
  • Blue Cross of Idaho
  • Blue Shield of California
  • BlueCross BlueShield of South Carolina
  • BlueCross BlueShield of Tennessee
  • Capital District Physicians Health Plan
  • Capital Health Plan
  • CareFirst BlueCross BlueShield
  • Cigna
  • Community Health Options
  • CommunityCare
  • CoreSource
  • Coventry Health Care
  • Cross and Blue Shield of North Carolina
  • Dean Health Plan
  • EmblemHealth
  • Evergreen Health Cooperative
  • Fallon Health
  • First Choice Health
  • FirstCare Health Plans
  • FirstCarolinaCare
  • FrontPath Health Coalition
  • Geisinger Health Plan
  • GlobalHealth
  • Group Health Cooperative
  • Group Health Cooperative of South Central Wisconsin
  • Harvard Pilgrim Health Care
  • Hawaii Medical Assurance Association
  • Hawaii Medical Service Association
  • Health Alliance
  • Health Alliance Plan of Michigan
  • Health First
  • Health Net
  • Health New England
  • HealthCare Partners
  • HealthNow New York
  • HealthPartners
  • HealthPlus
  • HealthSCOPE Benefits
  • HealthSmart
  • Heritage Provider Network
  • Highmark Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Hill Physicians
  • Hometown Health
  • Horizon Blue Cross Blue Shield of New Jersey
  • Humana
  • Independence Blue Cross AmeriHealth
  • Indiana University Health Plan
  • Lifetime Healthcare
  • MVP Health Care
  • Magellan Health
  • MagnaCare
  • Mayo Clinic Health Solutions
  • MedCost
  • Medica
  • Medical Mutual of Ohio
  • Medicare
  • Meritain Health
  • Midlands Choice
  • Moda Health
  • MultiPlan
  • Neighborhood Health Plan
  • Network Health Plan
  • Ohio PPO Connect
  • Optima Health
  • PacificSource
  • Paramount
  • Physicians Health plan
  • Pomco
  • PreferredOne
  • Premera Blue Cross
  • Presbyterian Health Plan
  • Priority Health
  • Providence Health Plan
  • Regence Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Rocky Mountain Health Plans
  • Scott and White Health Plan
  • Security Health Plan
  • SelectHealth
  • Southeastern Indiana Health Organization
  • SummaCare
  • SynerMed
  • TRICARE
  • The Health Plan
  • Trilogy Health Insurance
  • Tufts Health Plan
  • UPMC Health Plan
  • United Healthcare
  • Unity Health Insurance
  • ValueOptions
  • Vantage Health Plan
  • Viva Health
  • WPS Health Insurance
  • WellMed Medical Management
  • Wellmark Blue Cross and Blue Shield