Dr. Lionel Nelson MD

Otolaryngologists in San Jose, CA

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Dr. Lionel Nelson specializes in otolaryngology in San Jose, California.

Dr. Lionel Nelson has been compared 238 times. Details of Dr. Nelson's 45 years experience as an MD, his hospital affiliation and education at Yale University are available on your free doctor report.

Primary Location for Dr. Nelson

Dr. Lionel Nelson
2505 Samaritan Dr
Suite 510
San Jose, CA 95124

 Ratings and Reviews for Dr. Lionel Nelson

Dr. Lionel Nelson has an average rating of 3 stars (out of 5) with a rating of Good based on 2 reviews.

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 Board Certification, Specialty and Expertise

Dr. Lionel Nelson has been identified as specializing in Otolaryngology.

Accepted Insurance

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Dr. Lionel Nelson accepts the following plans at 2505 Samaritan Dr, San Jose, CA

  • Blue Shield of California
  • United Healthcare
  • Anthem Blue Cross
  • Cigna
  • Independence Blue Cross

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 Hospital Affiliation

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Dr. Nelson is affiliated with 1 hospital:

Mission Oaks Hospital
15891 Los Gatos Almaden Rd
Los Gatos, CA 95030


Dr. Nelson attended medical school at Yale University School of Medicine and graduated in 1969 having 45 years experience.

While there is no proven correlation between the quality of one's educational institution and the quality of one's professional competence, it is often an indicator. Medical schools have various levels of selectivity (some are harder to get into than others), and both the quality of their clinical training and level of research are measured. Additional medical training in both residency and fellowships and the facilities they are conducted at also provide a history of the doctors' level of training and experience.

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