Dr. Robert Nelson MD Urologist

Dr. Robert Nelson is an urologist in Roswell, New Mexico and is affiliated with multiple hospitals in the area, including Carson Tahoe Regional Healthcare and St. Anthony's Hospital. He received his medical degree from University of Colorado Denver School of Medicine and has been in practice for 41 years. He is one of 6 doctors at Carson Tahoe Regional Healthcare and one of 8 at St. Anthony's Hospital who specialize in Urology.

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Specialty & Clinical Interests

Urologist: General Urology

Education & Medical Training

Naval Medical Center, San Diego
Residency, Urology, 1974–1978

Naval Medical Center, San Diego
Internship, Transitional Year, 1973–1974

University of Colorado Denver School of Medicine
Class of 1973

Certifications & Licensure

American Board of Urology
Certified in Urology

NM State Medical License
Active through 2016

WA State Medical License
Active through 2013

CA State Medical License
Active through 2013

Awards, Honors & Recognition

Fellow (FACS), American College of Surgeons

Publications & Presentations

Improved Early Risk Stratification With Cystatin C-Based Estimated GFR.
Pavkov, M. E.,Nelson, R. G.

Podocyte detachment and reduced glomerular capillary endothelial fenestration promote kidney disease in type 2 diabetic nephropathy.
Weil, E. J.,Lemley, K. V.,Mason, C. C.,Yee, B.,Jones, L. I.,Blouch, K.,Lovato, T.,Richardson, M.,Myers, B. D.,Nelson, R. G.


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