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Dr. Joshua Nelson, MD

Dr. Joshua Nelson, MD

Age 45 Sports Medicine M
(20) 20 reviews
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Dr. Joshua Nelson, MD is a sports medicine specialist in Kansas City, MO. He currently practices at Saint Luke's Sports Medicine Specialists - Burlington Creek and is affiliated with Mosaic Life Care At Saint Joseph. He accepts multiple insurance plans. Dr. Nelson is board certified in Orthopaedic Sports Medicine.


  • University Of Virginia Health System, Fellowship Hospital

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  • Aetna
  • Anthem
  • Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • CareFirst Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • CoreSource
  • Coventry Health Care
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Government Employees Health Association (GEHA)
  • Humana
  • MedHealthInsurance
  • MultiPlan
  • PHP-Physicians Health Plan
  • UnitedHealthCare

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  1. Saint Luke's Sports Medicine Specialists - Burlington Creek

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      Saint Luke's Sports Medicine Specialists - Burlington Creek
      6301 N Lucerne Ave, Kansas City, MO 64151 Existing Patients: (816) 714-2500

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Dr Nelson saved my leg after a very severe motorcycle accident.. I am forever grateful to him . Not only were his medical skills remarkable but his bedside manner and encouragement were very helpful in my recovery.
— Mar 16, 2019
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Dr. Nelson frequently treats Sprains and Strains (incl. Muscle Tear), Glenoid Labrum Tear, and Runner's Knee.  

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Hospital Affiliations

  • Mosaic Life Care At Saint Joseph
  • University Of Kansas Hospital