Dr. Flavia Nelson MD Neurologist

Dr. Flavia Nelson is a neurologist in Houston, Texas. She received her medical degree from Autonomous University of Chihuahua Faculty of Medicine and has been in practice for 23 years. Dr. Nelson accepts several types of health insurance, listed below. She also speaks multiple languages, including Gujarati and Spanish.

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Specialty & Clinical Interests

Neurologist: Neuroimaging, Neuroimmunology/Multiple Sclerosis

Clinical Interests: Multiple Sclerosis, Mri, Functional Mri, Cognition In Ms, Migraine, Neuromyelitis Optica, Neuroimmunology

Education & Medical Training

University of Texas at Houston
Residency, Neurology, 2001–2004

Texas Tech University Health Sciences Center
Residency, Internal Medicine, 1998–2001

Autonomous University of Chihuahua Faculty of Medicine
Class of 1991

Certifications & Licensure

American Board of Pediatrics
Certified 21 years in Pediatrics

American Board of Pediatrics
Certified 8 years in Developmental-Behavioral Pediatrics

AZ State Medical License
Active through 2014

Awards, Honors & Recognition

Meaningful Use Stage 1 Certification, Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services

Publications & Presentations

Chronic cerebrospinal venous insufficiency: masked multimodal imaging assessment.
Brod, S. A.,Kramer, L. A.,Cohen, A. M.,Barreto, A. D.,Bui, T. T.,Jemelka, J. R.,Ton, K.,Lindsey, J. W.,Nelson, F.,Narayana, P. A.,Wolinsky, J. S.

Magnetic resonance imaging outcomes from a phase III trial of teriflunomide.
Wolinsky, J. S.,Narayana, P. A.,Nelson, F.,Datta, S.,O'Connor, P.,Confavreux, C.,Comi, G.,Kappos, L.,Olsson, T. P.,Truffinet, P.,Wang, L.,Miller, A.,Freedman, M. S.

Randomized study combining interferon & glatiramer acetate in multiple sclerosis.
Lublin, F. D.,Cofield, S. S.,Cutter, G. R.,Conwit, R.,Narayana, P. A.,Nelson, F.,Salter, A. R.,Gustafson, T.,Wolinsky, J. S.

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Insurances Accepted

  • Aetna Choice POS II
  • Aetna HMO
  • BCBS Blue Card PPO
  • BCBS North Carolina BlueOptions PPO
  • CIGNA Open Access
  • First Health PPO
  • Great West PPO
  • Humana ChoiceCare Network PPO
  • Lifewise Health Plan of Oregon
  • Multiplan PHCS PPO
  • Multiplan PPO
  • United Healthcare - Direct Choice Plus POS
  • United Healthcare - Direct Options PPO

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