Dr. Lewis Nelson MD

Dr. Lewis Nelson is an emergency medicine doctor in New York, New York and is affiliated with multiple hospitals in the area, including Bellevue Hospital Center and NYU Langone Medical Center. He received his medical degree from State University of New York Downstate Medical Center College of Medicine and has been in practice for 25 years. He is one of 11 doctors at Bellevue Hospital Center and one of 28 at NYU Langone Medical Center who specialize in Emergency Medicine.

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Specialty & Clinical Interests

Medical Toxicology

Education & Medical Training

Albert Einstein College of Medicine at Montefiore Medical Center
Residency, General Surgery, 1989–1990

Mount Sinai School of Medicine at Elmhurst
Residency, Emergency Medicine, 1990–1993

State University of New York Downstate Medical Center College of Medicine
Class of 1989

Certifications & Licensure

American Board of Emergency Medicine
Certified in Emergency Medicine

American Board of Emergency Medicine
Certified in Medical Toxicology

NY State Medical License
Active through 2014

Publications & Presentations

Cocaine: Acute intoxication
Nelson L, Odujebe O

Internal concealment of drugs of abuse (body packing)
Nelson L, Hoffman RS

Painful decision-making at FDA.
Nelson, L. S.,Perrone, J.,Juurlink, D. N.

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