Glenn E. Nelson, MD, FAAFP

Family Medicine

4.8
323 Ratings
Years in Practice: 36 years
Practices In: Woodridge
Patients Seen: All Ages

Physician/​patient rela­tion­ship should be a part­ner­ship. Lifestyle is one of the most impor­tant fac­tors to pro­mote wellness.

For Our Medicare Patients

Effec­tive Jan­u­ary 1, 2021, Dr. Nel­son will tran­si­tion their Medicare (age 65+) prac­tice to serve the more com­pre­hen­sive patient and well­ness focused Medicare Advan­tage plans, pro­vid­ing care to Medicare-eli­gi­ble patients enrolled in qual­i­fied Medicare Advan­tage plans. This does not impact patients with com­mer­cial insur­ance plans cur­rent­ly accept­ed by DMG. Click here to learn more.

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Board Certifications
Family Medicine
Languages
English
Clinical Interests

Phys­i­cal fit­ness, Chem­i­cal depen­den­cy treat­ment, Patient edu­ca­tion, Wellness

Personal Interests

Fit­ness, Exer­cise, Out­door activ­i­ties, Church youth group

Memberships
American Academy of Family Physicians American Society of Addiction Medicine American Medical Association Phi Kappa Phi Honor Society
Edward Hospital
801 S. Washington St. Naperville, Illinois 60540 630-527-3000 Get Directions
School
Loyola University Stritch School of Medicine Graduation Date: 1981 Degree: MD
Residency
MacNeal Memorial Hospital Resident in Family Medicine

Ratings


Ratings Category

The Patient Satisfaction Rating score is an average of all responses to care provider related questions on our independent rating system, the Press Ganey Patient Satisfaction Survey. Responses are measured on a scale of 1 to 5, with 5 being the best score. Learn more about our patient satisfaction survey.

Patient Satisfaction Rating

4.8
323 Ratings

Ease of scheduling appointments

4.6
316 Ratings

Provider showed concern

4.9
321 Ratings

Provider explained things clearly

4.9
321 Ratings

Provider included you in decisions

4.9
315 Ratings

Likelihood of recommending this provider

4.9
318 Ratings

Comments


Comments are collected in our Press Ganey Patient Satisfaction Surveys. Patients are de-identified to protect confidentiality and patient privacy. Learn more about our patient satisfaction survey.
"excellent experience"
5
Feb. 22, 2021
"Dr. Nelson and I have been together for over 30 years. He has shown extreme care for me and my health since day 1!"
5
Feb. 17, 2021
"I have been a patient of Dr Nelson - he has always been very knowledgeable, thorough, kind, compassionate, and responsive-I have recommended him to others"
5
Feb. 17, 2021
"Dr. Nelson provided a very clear explanation of my condition and recommended ways for me to improve my quality of life. Dr. Nelson also follows up to make sure I'm doing the right thing. I really appreciate the doctor's follow through and interest in me as a patient."
5
Feb. 10, 2021
"Dr. Nelson is always concerned with any problem I have. Takes his time and explains everything well."
5
Feb. 10, 2021
"Dr. Nelson is a very good doctor. He takes his time with you to be sure he answers all your questions and concerns."
5
Feb. 3, 2021
"I am fortunate to have Dr.Glenn Nelson as my primary physician, he is knowledgeable, professional and compassionate. I have recommended him to family and friends."
5
Jan. 28, 2021
"I wish it were possible to give Dr Nelson a 6, 7 or 8 on this scale. I'm 78 & I've had nothing but good, qualified physicians all my life, but Dr N tops them all."
5
Jan. 28, 2021
"My appointment was for a routine physical; the doctor was thorough, asked plenty of questions and answered all of my questions."
4
Jan. 25, 2021
"Great experience--evaluated my bronchitis--ordered covid test which was negative"
5
Jan. 20, 2021
"I have been going to Dr. Nelson for around 20 years. He is a wonderful, caring, knowledgeable doctor."
5
Jan. 18, 2021
"I like Dr Nelson a lot. I feel like he always listens to my concerns, answers any questions, and approaches everything in a logical fashion"
5
Dec. 29, 2020
"Great doctor: the best"
5
Dec. 24, 2020
"Dr Nelson is a very thorough and caring physician."
5
Dec. 21, 2020
"Excellent service."
4.75
Dec. 18, 2020
"love my dr"
4.5
Dec. 9, 2020
"Dr. Glen Nelson has excellent bed-side manner and is very good"
5
Dec. 9, 2020
"I am not in agreement with the doctor's plan of action. I do not want to take medication just to maybe prevent something that might never happen."
3.75
Dec. 1, 2020
"*Dr. Nelson is a great doctor. He's very knowledgeable and explains things well."
5
Nov. 30, 2020
"talk to Nelson explains things carefully and completely."
4.25
Nov. 26, 2020
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