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Dr. Lionel Nelson, MD

Dr. Lionel Nelson, MD

Age 79 Ear, Nose, and Throat M
(17) 17 reviews

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Dr. Lionel Nelson, MD is an Otolaryngology (Ear, Nose & Throat) Specialist in San Jose, CA. Dr. Nelson studied at YALE UNIVERSITY. They currently practice at Camino ENT and are affiliated with Good Samaritan Hospital. Dr. Nelson is board certified in Otolaryngology and accepts accepts multiple insurance plans.


  • YALE UNIVERSITY, Medical School
  • Uc San Diego Med Center|UC San Diego Med Ctr, Internship Hospital — 1970

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  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of California
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  • Coventry Health Care
  • First Health
  • Guardian
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  • WellPoint

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Jul 21, 2019
I had somnoplasty to reduce a huge tonsil over 15 years ago. The procedure was a success permanently shrinking the tonsil without the trama of traditional surgical removal. Dr. Nelson's professionalism and compassion in resolving this long time condition is still greatly appreciated!
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Dr. Nelson frequently treats the following conditions: Vertigo, Nosebleed and Earwax Buildup. See more on Sharecare.

Dr. Lionel Nelson, MD is affiliated with Good Samaritan Hospital.

Yes, Dr. Lionel Nelson, MD holds board certification in Otolaryngology and Otolaryngology-Head and Neck Surgery.

Hospital Affiliations

  • Good Samaritan Hospital


  1. Camino ENT

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      Camino ENT
      2577 Samaritan Dr Ste 765, San Jose, CA 95124 Existing Patients: (408) 538-1483
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