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Dr. Andrea Nelson, MD

Nephrology*
Map Pin Small Salt Lake City, UT
Accepting new patients
16 years of experience

Offers telehealth

Overview of Dr. Andrea Nelson, MD

Dr. Andrea Nelson, MD is a Nephrology Specialist in Salt Lake City, UT. They specialize in Nephrology, has 16 years of experience, and is board certified in Internal Medicine. They graduated from UNIVERSITY OF MINNESOTA / TWIN CITIES CAMPUS and is affiliated with University of Utah Hospitals and Clinics, Riverton Hospital, Hennepin Healthcare and Intermountain Medical Center.

Dr. Nelson works at Practice in Salt Lake City, UT with other offices in Minneapolis, MN and South Jordan, UT. They are accepting new patients and accept Aetna, Anthem and Anthem 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
    U of U Nephrology - Wasatch Kidney Specialists
    1250 E 3900 S Ste 410, Salt Lake City, UT 84124 Icon Directions Right Arrow Directions Phone Icon (801) 281-5996
    Monday
    08:30 - 17:00
    Tuesday
    08:30 - 17:00
    Wednesday
    08:30 - 17:00
    Thursday
    08:30 - 17:00
    Friday
    08:30 - 15:00
  2. 2
    Office
    50 N Medical Dr, Salt Lake City, UT 84132 Icon Directions Right Arrow Directions Phone Icon (801) 581-6709
  3. 3
    Hennepin Healthcare
    701 Park Ave, Minneapolis, MN 55415 Icon Directions Right Arrow Directions Phone Icon (612) 873-3000
  4. 4
    Uuhc South Jordan Health Center - Ent-dental
    5126 W DAYBREAK PKWY, South Jordan, UT 84009 Icon Directions Right Arrow Directions Phone Icon (801) 213-4500

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  • University of Utah Hospitals and Clinics
  • Riverton Hospital
  • Hennepin Healthcare
  • Intermountain Medical Center

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    Specialties*
    • Nephrology

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    Years of Experience
    • 16 years of experience
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    Languages Spoken
    • English
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    NPI Number
    • 1649417718
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    Education & Certifications

    Medical Education
    • UNIVERSITY OF MINNESOTA / TWIN CITIES CAMPUS
    Medical Education
    Board Certifications
    • Internal Medicine and Nephrology
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