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Dr. Anders Nelson, MD

Pediatrics*
4.4 (29)
Map Pin Small Dickson City, PA
Accepting new patients
37 years of experience

Overview of Dr. Anders Nelson, MD

Dr. Anders Nelson, MD is a Pediatrician in Dickson City, PA. They specialize in Pediatrics, has 37 years of experience, and is board certified in Pediatrics. They graduated from Hahnemann University and is affiliated with Wilkes-Barre General Hospital. Patients rated Dr. Nelson an average 4.4 star rating.

Dr. Nelson works at Practice in Dickson City, PA with other offices in Scranton, PA. They frequently treat conditions like Acute Upper Respiratory Infection along with other conditions at varying frequencies. They are accepting new patients and accept Aetna, Anthem and Blue Cross Blue Shield as well as other major insurance plans. Please call ahead to schedule an appointment and to confirm all accepted insurance plans.

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Dr. Nelson's Office Locations

  1. 1
    Blondek Center for Pediatric Health & Wellness PC
    247 Main St, Dickson City, PA 18519 Icon Directions Right Arrow Directions Phone Icon (570) 291-4180
  2. 2
    Moses Taylor Hospital
    700 Quincy Ave, Scranton, PA 18510 Icon Directions Right Arrow Directions Phone Icon (570) 291-4180

Hospital Affiliations
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  • Wilkes-Barre General Hospital

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Diaper Rash
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Pharyngitis
Tonsillitis
Urinary Tract Infection (UTI)
Arterial Blood Gas Test (ABG)
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Acute Bronchitis
Acute Laryngitis
Acute Lower Respiratory Infection
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Acute Sinusitis
Acute Tonsillitis
ADHD and-or ADD
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Asthma in Children
Ataxia
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Athlete's Foot
Atopic Dermatitis (Eczema)
Attention Deficit Disorder (ADD)
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Balanoposthitis
Boil
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Bronchiolitis
Bronchitis
Bronchospasm
Bruise of Face, Scalp, or Neck
Calcium Metabolism Disorders
Candidiasis of Skin and Nails
Celiac Disease
Cellulitis
Chronic Fatigue Syndrome
Chronic Sinusitis
Cluster Headache
Cold Sore
Conduct Disorder
Constipation
Contact Dermatitis
Cough
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Cystic Fibrosis
Dehydration
Diabetes Type 1
Diarrhea
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Difficulty With Walking
Dyslipidemia
Dysphagia
Ear Ache
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Earwax Buildup
Eczema and Contact Dermatitis
Eczema and Contact Dermatitis Due to Cosmetics
Excessive Sweating
Familial Hypercholesterolemia
Fever-Induced Seizure
Folliculitis
Foot Infection
Foot Sprain
Gait Abnormality
Ganglion Cyst
Gastritis
Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease (GERD)
Gastroschisis
Headache
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Herpes Simplex Infection
Herpes Zoster Without Complication
Hip Pointer
Hip Sprain
Hives
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Hyperlipidemia
Hypertension
Hypoglycemia
Hypokalemia
Hypothyroidism
Impetigo
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Infections
Influenza (Flu)
Injuries
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Insomnia
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Itchy Skin
Joint Pain
Knee Sprain
Lactose Intolerance
Laryngitis
Lice
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Limb Pain
Limb Swelling
Lipid Disorders
Lyme Disease
Malaise and Fatigue
Menstrual Disorders
Migraine
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Mineral Metabolism Disorders
Moles (Benign Skin Lesions)
Muscle Cramping
Muscle Spasm
Muscle Weakness
Nausea
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Newborn Jaundice
Noninfectious Gastroenteritis and Colitis
Nosebleed
Obesity
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Otitis Media
Outer Ear Infection
Overweight
Painful Urination (Dysuria)
Patellofemoral Pain Syndrome (PFPS)
Pediatric Diseases
Pediatric Obesity
Pediatric Overweight
Pinkeye (Conjunctivitis)
Plantar Wart
Pneumonia
Polyuria
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Postnasal Drip
Rash
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Respiratory Syncytial Virus
Ringworm
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Sleep Apnea
Speech, Language and Learning Disorders
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Strep Throat
Throat Pain
Thrush
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Thyroid Goiter
Tinea Versicolor
Trigeminal Neuralgia
Urinary Incontinence
Vaginitis or Vaginosis
Vitamin D Deficiency
Warts
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Wheezing
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Yeast Infections
Abscess Incision and Drainage
Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
Circumcision, Infant
Immunization
Incision and Removal of Foreign Object
Infant Care
Nebulizer Treatment
Obesity Counseling
Physical Examination
Sports Physical Examination
Vaccination
Wart Removal
Well Baby Care
Well Child Examination
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    Patient Ratings (29)
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    Specialties*
    • Pediatrics

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    Years of Experience
    • 37 years of experience
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    Languages Spoken
    • English, Swedish
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    NPI Number
    • 1457301145
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    Education & Certifications

    Internship
    • Children's National Medical Center
    Internship
    Medical Education
    • Hahnemann University
    Medical Education
    Undergraduate School
    • The University Of Scranton
    Undergraduate School
    Board Certifications
    • Pediatrics
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    Dr. Nelson has seen patients for Acute Upper Respiratory Infection, and more. You can see other conditions treated by Dr. Nelson on their profile. Please call the provider’s office to confirm all visit reasons.

    29 patients have reviewed Dr. Nelson. The overall rating for this provider is 4.4. You can read verified reviews and ratings and leave your own review based on your experience with Dr. Nelson.

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