Dr. Deena Jacobeth Nelson MD Internist

Dr. Deena Nelson is an internist in New York, New York. She is affiliated with multiple hospitals in the area, including Hospital for Special Surgery and New York-Presbyterian Hospital. She received her medical degree from Albert Einstein College of Medicine of Yeshiva University and has been in practice for 37 years. Dr. Nelson accepts several types of health insurance, listed below. She is one of 31 doctors at Hospital for Special Surgery and one of 233 at New York-Presbyterian Hospital who specialize in Internal Medicine.

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Specialty & Clinical Interests

Internist: Addiction Medicine

Education & Medical Training

Washington University/Barnes-Jewish Hospital
Residency, Internal Medicine, 1979 - 1980

New York Presbyterian Hospital, Cornell Campus
Residency, Internal Medicine, 1977 - 1979

Albert Einstein College of Medicine of Yeshiva University
Class of 1977

Certifications & Licensure

American Board of Surgery
Certified in Surgery

WI State Medical License
Active through 2013

Publications & Presentations

Establishing a general medical outpatient clinic for cancer survivors in a public city hospital setting.
Goytia, E.J., Lounsbury, D.W., McCabe, M.S., Weiss, E., Newcomer, M., Nelson, D.J., Brennessel, D., Rapkin, B.D., Kemeny, M.M.

Insurances Accepted

  • BCBS Blue Card PPO
  • BCBS California PPO
  • Health Net California Large Group PPO
  • Health Net HMO - Employer Group
  • Pacificare HMO
  • United Healthcare - Direct Choice Plus POS
  • United Healthcare - Direct Options PPO
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