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Dr. John Nelson, MD

Dr. John Nelson, MD

Age 73 Cardiovascular & Pulmonary Diseases M
(58) 58 reviews

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Dr. John Nelson, MD is a cardiovascular & pulmonary disease specialist in Overland Park, KS. Dr. Nelson completed a residency at Emory University Hospital. He currently practices at Kansas Pulmonary and Sleep Specialists and is affiliated with Overland Park Regional Medical Center. He accepts multiple insurance plans. Dr. Nelson is board certified in Critical Care Medicine.


  • University of Kansas Medical Center, Fellowship Hospital
  • Emory University Hospital, Residency Hospital — 1978
  • Emory University Hospital, Internship Hospital — 1976

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Amerigroup (Wellpoint)
  • Anthem
  • Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Beech Street (Multiplan)
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Kansas
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Kansas City
  • CareFirst Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cenpatico Behavioral Health
  • Cigna
  • CorVel
  • Coventry Health Care
  • Family Health Partners
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • HCA Midwest Comp Care
  • Healthcare USA
  • Homestate Health Plan
  • Humana
  • Missouri Care
  • Molina Healthcare
  • MultiPlan
  • New Directions Behavioral Health
  • PHCS
  • Preferred Health Professionals
  • Premier Group Insurance
  • Savility
  • WellCare

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  1. Kansas Pulmonary and Sleep Specialists

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      Kansas Pulmonary and Sleep Specialists LLC
      10550 Quivira Rd Ste 335, Overland Park, KS 66215 Existing Patients: (913) 386-3258

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Dr. Nelson is always pleasant! He answers all of my questions and keeps me informed about my health!
— Jul 20, 2020
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Dr. Nelson frequently treats Sleep Apnea, Partial Lung Collapse, and COPD (Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease).  

Hospital Affiliations

  • Overland Park Regional Medical Center