Dr. Mark G Nelson MD Thoracic and Cardiac Surgeon

Dr. Mark Nelson is a thoracic and cardiac surgeon in Cumberland, Maryland. He received his medical degree from University of Maryland School of Medicine and has been in practice for 27 years. Dr. Nelson accepts several types of health insurance, listed below.

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Specialty & Clinical Interests

Thoracic and Cardiac Surgeon: General Cardiac/Thoracic Surgery

Education & Medical Training

West Virginia University
Residency, General Surgery, 1987–1992

West Virginia University
Fellowship, Thoracic Surgery, 1992–1995

University of Maryland School of Medicine
Class of 1987

Certifications & Licensure

American Board of Surgery
Certified 21 years in Surgery

American Board of Thoracic Surgery
Certified 18 years in Thoracic & Cardiac Surgery

MD State Medical License
Active through 2015

Awards, Honors & Recognition

Fellow (FACS), American College of Surgeons

Insurances Accepted

  • Aetna HMO
  • CareFirst BCBS Maryland POS
  • Multiplan PHCS PPO
  • BCBS Arizona BlueAlliance Network
  • BCBS Blue Card PPO
  • Health Net Arizona PPO/POS
  • Multiplan PPO
  • Aetna Choice POS II
  • CIGNA Open Access
  • CIGNA PPO
  • First Health PPO
  • Great West PPO
  • Health Net Arizona HMO
  • Health Net Arizona HMO ExcelCare Network
  • United Healthcare - Direct Options PPO
  • Aetna Whole Health Banner Health Network
  • CareFirst BlueChoice Advantage
  • CareFirst BlueChoice Network POS
  • CareFirst BluePreferred PPO
  • CIGNA HMO
  • Humana ChoiceCare Network PPO
  • United Healthcare - Direct Choice Plus POS

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