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John Nester, MD

Dr. Nester is a cardiologist in the Springfield area. He is affiliated with St John's Hospital Radiology Department and 4 more hospitals.
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50 doctors
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50 doctors
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24 doctors
Dr. Nester saw more cardiovascular disease (CVD) patients than 95% of similar doctors in the Springfield area in 2014–2018. Learn more.

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36 doctors
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36 doctors
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18 doctors
Dr. Nester saw more heart disease patients than 95% of similar doctors in the Springfield area in 2014–2018. Learn more.

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19 doctors
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18 doctors
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9 doctors
Dr. Nester saw more irregular heartbeat patients than 95% of similar doctors in the Springfield area in 2014–2018. Learn more.

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46 doctors
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47 doctors
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23 doctors
Dr. Nester saw more vascular disease patients than 95% of similar doctors in the Springfield area in 2014–2018. Learn more.

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49 doctors
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49 doctors
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24 doctors
Dr. Nester saw more pain patients than 95% of similar doctors in the Springfield area in 2014–2018. Learn more.

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7 doctors
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7 doctors
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3 doctors
Dr. Nester saw more heart block patients than 95% of similar doctors in the Springfield area in 2014–2018. Learn more.

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29 doctors
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28 doctors
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14 doctors
Dr. Nester saw more coronary artery disease (CAD) patients than 95% of similar doctors in the Springfield area in 2014–2018. Learn more.

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21 doctors
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21 doctors
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10 doctors
Dr. Nester saw more heart valve condition patients than 95% of similar doctors in the Springfield area in 2014–2018. Learn more.

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27 doctors
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28 doctors
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13 doctors
Dr. Nester saw more atrial fibrillation (Afib) patients than 95% of similar doctors in the Springfield area in 2014–2018. Learn more.

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32 doctors
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31 doctors
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15 doctors
Dr. Nester saw more high cholesterol patients than 95% of similar doctors in the Springfield area in 2014–2018. Learn more.

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32 doctors
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32 doctors
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16 doctors
Dr. Nester saw more anxiety patients than 95% of similar doctors in the Springfield area in 2014–2018. Learn more.

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5 doctors
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5 doctors
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2 doctors
Dr. Nester saw more AV block patients than 95% of similar doctors in the Springfield area in 2014–2018. Learn more.

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5 doctors
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5 doctors
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2 doctors
Dr. Nester saw more inguinal hernia patients than 85% of similar doctors in the Springfield area in 2014–2018. Learn more.

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21 doctors
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22 doctors
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10 doctors
Dr. Nester saw more shortness of breath patients than 85% of similar doctors in the Springfield area in 2014–2018. Learn more.

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7 doctors
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6 doctors
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3 doctors
Dr. Nester saw more enlarged heart patients than 85% of similar doctors in the Springfield area in 2014–2018. Learn more.

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18 doctors
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17 doctors
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8 doctors
Dr. Nester saw more hernia patients than 85% of similar doctors in the Springfield area in 2014–2018. Learn more.

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12 doctors
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12 doctors
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6 doctors
Dr. Nester saw more cardiomyopathy patients than 95% of similar doctors in the Springfield area in 2014–2018. Learn more.

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3 doctors
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4 doctors
Top 5%
1 doctor
Dr. Nester saw bladder cancer patients in 2014–2018, but we couldn’t determine whether he was a top doctor for the condition in the Springfield area. Learn more.

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10 doctors
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10 doctors
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5 doctors
Dr. Nester saw more breast cancer patients than 75% of similar doctors in the Springfield area in 2014–2018. Learn more.

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19 doctors
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19 doctors
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9 doctors
Dr. Nester saw more fainting patients than 95% of similar doctors in the Springfield area in 2014–2018. Learn more.

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26 doctors
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26 doctors
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12 doctors
Dr. Nester saw more abnormal breathing patients than 85% of similar doctors in the Springfield area in 2014–2018. Learn more.

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4 doctors
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4 doctors
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2 doctors
Dr. Nester saw more rheumatic heart disease patients than 95% of similar doctors in the Springfield area in 2014–2018. Learn more.

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3 doctors
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3 doctors
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1 doctor
Dr. Nester saw ventral hernia patients in 2014–2018, but we couldn’t determine whether he was a top doctor for the condition in the Springfield area. Learn more.

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26 doctors
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26 doctors
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12 doctors
Dr. Nester saw more congestive heart failure (CHF) patients than 95% of similar doctors in the Springfield area in 2014–2018. Learn more.

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27 doctors
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26 doctors
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13 doctors
Dr. Nester saw more heart failure patients than 95% of similar doctors in the Springfield area in 2014–2018. Learn more.

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6 doctors
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6 doctors
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3 doctors
Dr. Nester saw more atrial flutter patients than 95% of similar doctors in the Springfield area in 2014–2018. Learn more.

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18 doctors
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18 doctors
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9 doctors
Dr. Nester saw biliary tract disease patients in 2014–2018, but we couldn’t determine whether he was a top doctor for the condition in the Springfield area. Learn more.

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11 doctors
Top 15%
12 doctors
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5 doctors
Dr. Nester saw kidney stones patients in 2014–2018, but we couldn’t determine whether he was a top doctor for the condition in the Springfield area. Learn more.

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25 doctors
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25 doctors
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12 doctors
Dr. Nester saw more cerebrovascular disease patients than 85% of similar doctors in the Springfield area in 2014–2018. Learn more.

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10 doctors
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10 doctors
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4 doctors
Dr. Nester saw gallstones patients in 2014–2018, but we couldn’t determine whether he was a top doctor for the condition in the Springfield area. Learn more.

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Locations

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

Springfield Clinic 1st
800 N 1st St
Springfield, IL 62702
747 miles away
Office
15 Founders Ln
Jacksonville, IL 62650
778 miles away
Office
600 N Main St
Taylorville, IL 62568
729 miles away
Springfield Clinic Prompt Care-West
2200 Wabash Ave
Springfield, IL 62704
749 miles away
Office
1250 E Tremont St
Hillsboro, IL 62049
742 miles away

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Credentials
  • University of Illinois College of Medicine
    MEDICAL EDUCATION, 1985
  • Jewish Hospital of Cincinnati Program
    RESIDENCY

Hospital affiliations

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

  • St John's Hospital Radiology Department
    A
    Hospital safety grade (Fall 2018)
  • Passavant Area Hospital
    B
    Hospital safety grade (Fall 2018)
  • Memorial Medical Center
    C
    Hospital safety grade (Fall 2018)
  • Mason District Hospital
    Hospital safety grade not available
  • Taylorville Memorial Hospital
    Hospital safety grade not available

Insurance accepted

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  • Aetna
  • Anthem
  • Arkansas Blue Cross and Blue Shield
  • Assurant Health
  • AvMed
  • Banner Health
  • Baptist Health Plan
  • 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
  • CareFirst BlueCross BlueShield
  • Cigna
  • Community Health Options
  • CommunityCare
  • CoreSource
  • Coventry Health Care
  • Cross and Blue Shield of North Carolina
  • Dean Health Plan
  • EmblemHealth
  • First Choice Health
  • FrontPath Health Coalition
  • Geisinger Health Plan
  • Group Health Cooperative of Eau Claire
  • Group Health Cooperative of South Central Wisconsin
  • Health Alliance
  • Health Alliance Plan of Michigan
  • Health Net
  • HealthCare Partners
  • HealthPartners
  • HealthSCOPE Benefits
  • HealthSmart
  • Heritage Provider Network
  • Highmark Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Horizon Blue Cross Blue Shield of New Jersey
  • Humana
  • Independence Blue Cross AmeriHealth
  • Indiana University Health Plan
  • Lifetime Healthcare
  • MVP Health Care
  • Magellan Health
  • Mayo Clinic Health Solutions
  • MedCost
  • Medica
  • Medical Mutual of Ohio
  • Medicare
  • Meritain Health
  • Midlands Choice
  • Moda Health
  • MultiPlan
  • PacificSource
  • Pomco
  • PreferredOne
  • Premera Blue Cross
  • Priority Health
  • Regence Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Rocky Mountain Health Plans
  • Security Health Plan
  • SelectHealth
  • TRICARE
  • UPMC Health Plan
  • United Healthcare
  • ValueOptions
  • Vantage Health Plan
  • Wellmark Blue Cross and Blue Shield