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Lionel Nelson

Lionel Nelson

MD

Cardiology & Internal Medicine
Otolaryngology (ENT)
Antioch office
Sinus Center office
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408-358-2302
Walnut Creek office
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We are very saddened by the sudden passing of Dr. Jalilie. New patients will see Dr. Kar during this difficult transition in our office.
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Currently Not Accepting New Patients
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Currently Not Accepting New Patients
ALERT: As of July 12th we will be moving to 575 Lennon Lane, Walnut Creek, 94598

Affiliations

Good Samaritan Hospital

Sub-specialties

About

Dr. Lionel Nelson is a board certified otolaryngologist, specializing in the treatment of adult and pediatric ear, nose and throat patients. Dr. Nelson received his undergraduate degree in physics from the City University of New York and received his medical degree from Yale University. After completing an internship at the University of California, San Diego, he did his residency training in surgery and otolaryngology-head and neck surgery at Stanford.

Over the years, Dr. Nelson has been a teacher, an inventor, a medical director, a researcher and a writer. He is a retired U.S. Army colonel, having spent 21 years in active and reserve service. His last deployment, 2008-2009, was as flight surgeon for a combat aviation brigade in Baghdad, Iraq. He has a passion for medical humanitarian assistance, which has taken him to many developing countries all over the world. Dr. Nelson enjoys spending time with his wife, family and friends, staying physically fit, hiking, reading and listening to classical music.

Conditions Treated

  • Alternative and second opinions in surgical and non surgical conditions
  • Anal Abscess/Fistula
  • Anal Cancer
  • Anal Fissure
  • Anal Incontinence
  • Anal Warts
  • Anorectal Bleeding
  • Colonoscopy
  • Colon Cancer
  • Colorectal Cancer
  • Colorectal Cancer Screening
  • Colorectal Cancer Surgery
  • Constipation
  • Crohn's Disease
  • Diverticular Disease
  • Hemorrhoids
  • Inflammatory Bowel Disease
  • Ostomy
  • Pilonidal Disease
  • Polyps of the Colon & Rectum 
  • Pruritis - ani / anal itching 
  • Rectal Prolapse
  • Rectocele
  • Rectal Cancer
  • Ulcerative Colitis

Conditions Treated

  • Alternative and second opinions in surgical and non surgical conditions
  • Anal Abscess/Fistula
  • Anal Cancer
  • Anal Fissure
  • Anal Incontinence
  • Anal Warts
  • Anorectal Bleeding
  • Colonoscopy
  • Colon Cancer
  • Colorectal Cancer
  • Colorectal Cancer Screening
  • Colorectal Cancer Surgery
  • Constipation
  • Crohn's Disease
  • Diverticular Disease
  • Hemorrhoids
  • Inflammatory Bowel Disease
  • Ostomy
  • Pilonidal Disease
  • Polyps of the Colon & Rectum 
  • Pruritis - ani / anal itching 
  • Rectal Prolapse
  • Rectocele
  • Rectal Cancer
  • Ulcerative Colitis

Conditions Treated

  • Alternative and second opinions in surgical and non surgical conditions
  • Anal Abscess/Fistula
  • Anal Cancer
  • Anal Fissure
  • Anal Incontinence
  • Anal Warts
  • Anorectal Bleeding
  • Colonoscopy
  • Colon Cancer
  • Colorectal Cancer
  • Colorectal Cancer Screening
  • Colorectal Cancer Surgery
  • Constipation
  • Crohn's Disease
  • Diverticular Disease
  • Hemorrhoids
  • Inflammatory Bowel Disease
  • Ostomy
  • Pilonidal Disease
  • Polyps of the Colon & Rectum 
  • Pruritis - ani / anal itching 
  • Rectal Prolapse
  • Rectocele
  • Rectal Cancer
  • Ulcerative Colitis

Education

Medical School: Yale University New Haven, Connecticut
Internship: University of California San Diego
Residency: Stanford University in California

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Main Office

2577 Samaritan Drive Ste 765 San Jose, CA 95124

Affiliations

Good Samaritan Hospital

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