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John Nelson III, MD

Dr. Nelson is a pulmonologist in the Lenexa area. He is affiliated with Menorah Medical Center and 2 more hospitals.
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Dr. Nelson saw more lung condition patients than 95% of similar doctors nationwide in 2014–2019. Learn more.

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Dr. Nelson saw more sleep apnea patients than 95% of similar doctors nationwide in 2014–2019. Learn more.

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Dr. Nelson saw more obstructive sleep apnea (OSA) patients than 95% of similar doctors nationwide in 2014–2019. Learn more.

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Dr. Nelson saw more sleep disorders patients than 95% of similar doctors nationwide in 2014–2019. Learn more.

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Dr. Nelson saw more cardiovascular disease (CVD) patients than 85% of similar doctors nationwide in 2014–2019. Learn more.

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Dr. Nelson saw more chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD) patients than 95% of similar doctors nationwide in 2014–2019. Learn more.

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Dr. Nelson saw more chronic bronchitis patients than 95% of similar doctors nationwide in 2014–2019. Learn more.

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Dr. Nelson saw more bronchitis patients than 85% of similar doctors nationwide in 2014–2019. Learn more.
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Dr. Nelson saw more heart disease patients than 85% of similar doctors nationwide in 2014–2019. Learn more.

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Dr. Nelson saw more obesity patients than 85% of similar doctors nationwide in 2014–2019. Learn more.
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Dr. Nelson saw more pneumonia patients than 95% of similar doctors nationwide in 2014–2019. Learn more.

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Dr. Nelson saw more chest congestion patients than 85% of similar doctors nationwide in 2014–2019. Learn more.
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Dr. Nelson saw more collapsed lung patients than 95% of similar doctors nationwide in 2014–2019. Learn more.

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Dr. Nelson saw more shortness of breath patients than 85% of similar doctors nationwide in 2014–2019. Learn more.
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Dr. Nelson saw more vascular disease patients than 75% of similar doctors nationwide in 2014–2019. Learn more.

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Dr. Nelson saw more malnutrition patients than 85% of similar doctors nationwide in 2014–2019. Learn more.
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Dr. Nelson saw more dementia patients than 75% of similar doctors nationwide in 2014–2019. Learn more.
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Dr. Nelson saw more aspiration patients than 95% of similar doctors nationwide in 2014–2019. Learn more.

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Dr. Nelson saw more asthma patients than 85% of similar doctors nationwide in 2014–2019. Learn more.
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Dr. Nelson saw more atrial fibrillation (Afib) patients than 85% of similar doctors nationwide in 2014–2019. Learn more.
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Dr. Nelson saw hay fever (allergic rhinitis) 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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Dr. Nelson saw more stroke patients than 85% of similar doctors nationwide in 2014–2019. Learn more.
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Dr. Nelson saw multiple sclerosis (MS) 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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Dr. Nelson saw more cerebrovascular disease patients than 75% of similar doctors nationwide in 2014–2019. Learn more.
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Dr. Nelson saw more chronic lung disease patients than 95% of similar doctors nationwide in 2014–2019. Learn more.

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Dr. Nelson saw thrush 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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Dr. Nelson saw allergies 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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Dr. Nelson saw more deep vein thrombosis (DVT) patients than 85% of similar doctors nationwide in 2014–2019. Learn more.
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Dr. Nelson saw more sepsis patients than 85% of similar doctors nationwide in 2014–2019. Learn more.
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Dr. Nelson saw more hemorrhage patients than 85% of similar doctors nationwide in 2014–2019. 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 Missouri, Kansas City, School of Medicine
    MEDICAL EDUCATION, 1975

Specializations

    1. Allopathic & Osteopathic Physicians
    2. Internal Medicine
    3. Pulmonary Disease
    1. Allopathic & Osteopathic Physicians
    2. Internal Medicine

Hospital affiliations

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

  • Menorah Medical Center
    B
    Hospital safety grade (Fall 2019)
  • Overland Park Regional Medical Center
    B
    Hospital safety grade (Fall 2019)
  • 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