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Nelson Lum, MD

Dr. Lum is an endocrinologist in the Lubbock area. He is affiliated with Covenant Hospital Plainview and 5 more hospitals.
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Conditions treated

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Top 25%
27 doctors
Top 15%
26 doctors
Top 5%
13 doctors
Dr. Lum saw more high cholesterol patients than 95% of similar doctors in the Lubbock area in 2014–2018. Learn more.

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47 doctors
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47 doctors
Top 5%
23 doctors
Dr. Lum saw more cardiovascular disease (CVD) patients than 85% of similar doctors in the Lubbock area in 2014–2018. Learn more.

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44 doctors
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44 doctors
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21 doctors
Dr. Lum saw more vascular disease patients than 85% of similar doctors in the Lubbock area in 2014–2018. Learn more.

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29 doctors
Top 15%
28 doctors
Top 5%
14 doctors
Dr. Lum saw more thyroid condition patients than 95% of similar doctors in the Lubbock area in 2014–2018. Learn more.

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44 doctors
Top 15%
44 doctors
Top 5%
22 doctors
Dr. Lum saw more diabetes patients than 95% of similar doctors in the Lubbock area in 2014–2018. Learn more.

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39 doctors
Top 15%
39 doctors
Top 5%
19 doctors
Dr. Lum saw more type 2 diabetes patients than 95% of similar doctors in the Lubbock area in 2014–2018. Learn more.

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26 doctors
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26 doctors
Top 5%
13 doctors
Dr. Lum saw more hypothyroidism patients than 95% of similar doctors in the Lubbock area in 2014–2018. Learn more.

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11 doctors
Top 15%
11 doctors
Top 5%
5 doctors
Dr. Lum saw more type 1 diabetes patients than 95% of similar doctors in the Lubbock area in 2014–2018. Learn more.

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6 doctors
Top 15%
6 doctors
Top 5%
3 doctors
Dr. Lum saw more goiter patients than 95% of similar doctors in the Lubbock area in 2014–2018. Learn more.

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19 doctors
Top 15%
18 doctors
Top 5%
9 doctors
Dr. Lum saw more hormonal imbalance patients than 95% of similar doctors in the Lubbock area in 2014–2018. Learn more.

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12 doctors
Top 15%
13 doctors
Top 5%
6 doctors
Dr. Lum saw more osteoporosis patients than 85% of similar doctors in the Lubbock area in 2014–2018. Learn more.

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2 doctors
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2 doctors
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Dr. Lum saw more hyperparathyroidism patients than 85% of similar doctors in the Lubbock area in 2014–2018. Learn more.

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4 doctors
Top 15%
3 doctors
Top 5%
1 doctor
Dr. Lum saw more hyperthyroidism patients than 85% of similar doctors in the Lubbock area in 2014–2018. Learn more.

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10 doctors
Top 15%
10 doctors
Top 5%
5 doctors
Dr. Lum saw menopause patients in 2014–2018, but we couldn’t determine whether he was a top doctor for the condition in the Lubbock area. Learn more.

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4 doctors
Top 15%
3 doctors
Top 5%
1 doctor
Dr. Lum saw more Graves' disease patients than 85% of similar doctors in the Lubbock area in 2014–2018. Learn more.

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2 doctors
Top 15%
1 doctor
Top 5%
Dr. Lum saw more Addison's disease patients than 95% of similar doctors in the Lubbock area in 2014–2018. Learn more.

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12 doctors
Top 15%
12 doctors
Top 5%
6 doctors
Dr. Lum saw vitamin deficiency patients in 2014–2018, but we couldn’t determine whether he was a top doctor for the condition in the Lubbock area. Learn more.

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6 doctors
Top 15%
7 doctors
Top 5%
3 doctors
Dr. Lum saw more low testosterone (low T) patients than 75% of similar doctors in the Lubbock area in 2014–2018. Learn more.

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30 doctors
Top 15%
30 doctors
Top 5%
14 doctors
Dr. Lum saw obesity patients in 2014–2018, but we couldn’t determine whether he was a top doctor for the condition in the Lubbock area. Learn more.
Top 25%
2 doctors
Top 15%
2 doctors
Top 5%
1 doctor
Dr. Lum saw thyroid cancer patients in 2014–2018, but we couldn’t determine whether he was a top doctor for the condition in the Lubbock area. Learn more.

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4 doctors
Top 15%
4 doctors
Top 5%
2 doctors
Dr. Lum saw head and neck cancers patients in 2014–2018, but we couldn’t determine whether he was a top doctor for the condition in the Lubbock area. Learn more.

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2 doctors
Top 15%
2 doctors
Top 5%
Dr. Lum saw low blood sugar (hypoglycemia) patients in 2014–2018, but we couldn’t determine whether he was a top doctor for the condition in the Lubbock area. Learn more.
Top 25%
23 doctors
Top 15%
23 doctors
Top 5%
11 doctors
Dr. Lum saw peripheral neuropathy patients in 2014–2018, but we couldn’t determine whether he was a top doctor for the condition in the Lubbock area. Learn more.
Top 25%
23 doctors
Top 15%
23 doctors
Top 5%
11 doctors
Dr. Lum saw neuropathy patients in 2014–2018, but we couldn’t determine whether he was a top doctor for the condition in the Lubbock area. Learn more.
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2 doctors
Top 15%
2 doctors
Top 5%
Dr. Lum saw thyroiditis patients in 2014–2018, but we couldn’t determine whether he was a top doctor for the condition in the Lubbock area. Learn more.
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25 doctors
Top 15%
24 doctors
Top 5%
12 doctors
Dr. Lum saw chronic kidney disease patients in 2014–2018, but we couldn’t determine whether he was a top doctor for the condition in the Lubbock area. Learn more.
Locations

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

Office
3801 50th St
Lubbock, TX 79413
1,403 miles away
Office
2107 Oxford Ave
Lubbock, TX 79410
1,403 miles away

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Credentials
  • University of Hawaii, John A. Burns School of Medicine
    MEDICAL EDUCATION, 1978

Hospital affiliations

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

  • Covenant Hospital Plainview
    A
    Hospital safety grade (Fall 2017)
  • Covenant Medical Center
    B
    Hospital safety grade (Fall 2017)
  • Covenant Women's and Chldrn's Hsp
    C
    Hospital safety grade (Spring 2017)
  • Medical Arts Hospital
    Hospital safety grade not available
  • Nor-Lea Hospital District
    Hospital safety grade not available
  • Yoakum County Hospital
    Hospital safety grade not available

Insurance accepted

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  • Aetna
  • Anthem
  • Arkansas Blue Cross and Blue Shield
  • Assurant 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
  • CoreSource
  • Coventry Health Care
  • Cross and Blue Shield of North Carolina
  • EmblemHealth
  • First Choice Health
  • FirstCare Health Plans
  • Group Health Cooperative
  • Health Alliance Plan of Michigan
  • Health Net
  • HealthPartners
  • HealthSCOPE Benefits
  • HealthSmart
  • Highmark Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Horizon Blue Cross Blue Shield of New Jersey
  • Humana
  • Independence Blue Cross AmeriHealth
  • MVP Health Care
  • Magellan Health
  • Mayo Clinic Health Solutions
  • MedCost
  • Medica
  • Medical Mutual of Ohio
  • Medicare
  • Meritain Health
  • Midlands Choice
  • Moda Health
  • MultiPlan
  • PacificSource
  • PreferredOne
  • Premera Blue Cross
  • Presbyterian Health Plan
  • Priority Health
  • Regence Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Rocky Mountain Health Plans
  • Scott and White Health Plan
  • Security Health Plan
  • TRICARE
  • Tufts Health Plan
  • United Healthcare
  • Viva Health
  • WPS Health Insurance
  • WellMed Medical Management
  • Wellmark Blue Cross and Blue Shield