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John Nelson III, MD

Dr. Nelson is a pulmonologist in the Lenexa area. He is affiliated with Overland Park Regional Medical Center and 2 more hospitals.
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250 doctors
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125 doctors
Dr. Nelson saw more lung condition patients than 95% of similar doctors in the Kansas City area in 2014–2018. Learn more.

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134 doctors
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134 doctors
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Dr. Nelson saw more sleep apnea patients than 95% of similar doctors in the Kansas City area in 2014–2018. Learn more.

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113 doctors
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112 doctors
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56 doctors
Dr. Nelson saw more obstructive sleep apnea (OSA) patients than 95% of similar doctors in the Kansas City area in 2014–2018. Learn more.

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122 doctors
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122 doctors
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60 doctors
Dr. Nelson saw more sleep disorders patients than 95% of similar doctors in the Kansas City area in 2014–2018. Learn more.

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301 doctors
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302 doctors
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150 doctors
Dr. Nelson saw more cardiovascular disease (CVD) patients than 85% of similar doctors in the Kansas City area in 2014–2018. Learn more.

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198 doctors
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197 doctors
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98 doctors
Dr. Nelson saw more chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD) patients than 95% of similar doctors in the Kansas City area in 2014–2018. Learn more.

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97 doctors
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97 doctors
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48 doctors
Dr. Nelson saw more chronic bronchitis patients than 95% of similar doctors in the Kansas City area in 2014–2018. Learn more.

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146 doctors
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72 doctors
Dr. Nelson saw more bronchitis patients than 85% of similar doctors in the Kansas City area in 2014–2018. Learn more.
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208 doctors
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104 doctors
Dr. Nelson saw more obesity patients than 85% of similar doctors in the Kansas City area in 2014–2018. Learn more.
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207 doctors
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208 doctors
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Dr. Nelson saw more heart disease patients than 85% of similar doctors in the Kansas City area in 2014–2018. Learn more.

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160 doctors
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160 doctors
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80 doctors
Dr. Nelson saw more pneumonia patients than 95% of similar doctors in the Kansas City area in 2014–2018. Learn more.

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11 doctors
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10 doctors
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Dr. Nelson saw more chest congestion patients than 95% of similar doctors in the Kansas City area in 2014–2018. Learn more.
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23 doctors
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24 doctors
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11 doctors
Dr. Nelson saw more collapsed lung patients than 95% of similar doctors in the Kansas City area in 2014–2018. Learn more.

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108 doctors
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108 doctors
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54 doctors
Dr. Nelson saw more shortness of breath patients than 95% of similar doctors in the Kansas City area in 2014–2018. Learn more.
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280 doctors
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280 doctors
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Dr. Nelson saw more vascular disease patients than 75% of similar doctors in the Kansas City area in 2014–2018. Learn more.

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66 doctors
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66 doctors
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32 doctors
Dr. Nelson saw more malnutrition patients than 85% of similar doctors in the Kansas City area in 2014–2018. Learn more.
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80 doctors
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80 doctors
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39 doctors
Dr. Nelson saw more dementia patients than 75% of similar doctors in the Kansas City area in 2014–2018. Learn more.
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23 doctors
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22 doctors
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11 doctors
Dr. Nelson saw more aspiration patients than 95% of similar doctors in the Kansas City area in 2014–2018. Learn more.

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192 doctors
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192 doctors
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96 doctors
Dr. Nelson saw more asthma patients than 95% of similar doctors in the Kansas City area in 2014–2018. Learn more.
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149 doctors
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149 doctors
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74 doctors
Dr. Nelson saw more atrial fibrillation (Afib) patients than 85% of similar doctors in the Kansas City area in 2014–2018. Learn more.
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143 doctors
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144 doctors
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71 doctors
Dr. Nelson saw hay fever (allergic rhinitis) patients in 2014–2018, but we couldn’t determine whether he was a top doctor for the condition in the Kansas City area. Learn more.
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129 doctors
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130 doctors
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64 doctors
Dr. Nelson saw more stroke patients than 85% of similar doctors in the Kansas City area in 2014–2018. Learn more.
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17 doctors
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17 doctors
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8 doctors
Dr. Nelson saw multiple sclerosis (MS) patients in 2014–2018, but we couldn’t determine whether he was a top doctor for the condition in the Kansas City area. Learn more.
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139 doctors
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69 doctors
Dr. Nelson saw more cerebrovascular disease patients than 85% of similar doctors in the Kansas City area in 2014–2018. Learn more.
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27 doctors
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Dr. Nelson saw more chronic lung disease patients than 95% of similar doctors in the Kansas City area in 2014–2018. Learn more.

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29 doctors
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Dr. Nelson saw thrush patients in 2014–2018, but we couldn’t determine whether he was a top doctor for the condition in the Kansas City area. Learn more.
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173 doctors
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173 doctors
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86 doctors
Dr. Nelson saw allergies patients in 2014–2018, but we couldn’t determine whether he was a top doctor for the condition in the Kansas City area. Learn more.
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79 doctors
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39 doctors
Dr. Nelson saw more sepsis patients than 85% of similar doctors in the Kansas City area in 2014–2018. Learn more.
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58 doctors
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58 doctors
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29 doctors
Dr. Nelson saw more deep vein thrombosis (DVT) patients than 85% of similar doctors in the Kansas City area in 2014–2018. Learn more.
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131 doctors
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Dr. Nelson saw more hemorrhage patients than 85% of similar doctors in the Kansas City area in 2014–2018. Learn more.
Locations

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

Office
10550 Quivira Rd
Lenexa, KS 66215
1,144 miles away

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Credentials
  • University of Kansas (Wichita) Program
    RESIDENCY
  • University of Missouri-Kansas City School of Medicine
    MEDICAL EDUCATION, 1975

Hospital affiliations

Dr. Nelson is able to admit and treat patients at the following hospitals.

  • Overland Park Regional Medical Center
    B
    Hospital safety grade (Fall 2018)
  • Menorah Medical Center
    C
    Hospital safety grade (Fall 2018)
  • Allen County Regional Hospital
    Hospital safety grade not available

Insurance accepted

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  • Aetna
  • Anthem
  • Arkansas Blue Cross and Blue Shield
  • Assurant Health
  • 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
  • CareFirst BlueCross BlueShield
  • Cigna
  • CommunityCare
  • CoreSource
  • Coventry Health Care
  • Cross and Blue Shield of North Carolina
  • Health Net
  • HealthSCOPE Benefits
  • HealthSmart
  • Highmark Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Horizon Blue Cross Blue Shield of New Jersey
  • Humana
  • Independence Blue Cross AmeriHealth
  • Medica
  • Medicare
  • Meritain Health
  • Network Health Plan
  • Premera Blue Cross
  • Regence Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • TRICARE
  • United Healthcare
  • Wellmark Blue Cross and Blue Shield