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John B Nelson

Kansas Pulmonary & Sleep Specialists

10550 Quivira Road, Ste 335
Overland Park, 66215

About John B Nelson

Dr. John Nelson is a board-certified internist with more than 25 years of experience. He completed his electrical engineering degree at the University of Kansas before continuing on to the University of Missouri, Kansas City for his medical degree. His internships include Emory University (internal medicine) and the University of Kansas Medical Center (pulmonary and critical care medicine). Dr. Nelson has served as the medical directors of respiratory therapy, intensive care, sleep laboratory, and pulmonary rehabilitation at both Overland Park Regional Medical Center and Providence Medical Center. He is a member of the American Medical Association, the American College of Chest Physicians, the American Thoracic Society and the American Sleep Disorders Association. Currently he sits on the board of directors for Overland Park Regional Medical Center.

Education

Medical School
University of Missouri Kansas City School of Medicine

Residency
Grady Health Care

Fellowship
University of Kansas Medical Center

Certifications & Memberships

Am Bd Int Med (Sub: Critical Care Medicine) - Status: Certified; Am Bd Int Med (Sub: Pulmonary Diseases) - Status: Certified; Am Bd Psych & Neuro (Sub: Sleep Medicine) - Status: Certified

Gender

Male

Languages Spoken

English

Procedures & Conditions

Interventional Bronchoscopy , Electromagnetic Navigational Bronchoscopy for Diagnosis and Fiducial Placement , Endobronchial Stent Placement, Transtracheal Oxygen Catheter Placement, Arterial Line Placement, Bronchoprovocation Test, Bronchoscopy, Central Line Placement, Central Venous Access - Procedures, Chest Tube Insertion, Critical Care Medicine, Fiberoptic Bronchoscopy, Intubation, Mechanical Ventilation, Polysomnography, Pulmonary Critical Care Medicine, Pulmonary Function Testing, Sleep Studies, Spirometry, Thoracentesis, Arterial Line Placement, Bronchoprovocation Test, Bronchoscopy, Central Line Placement, Central Venous Access - Procedures, Chest Tube Insertion, Critical Care Medicine, Fiberoptic Bronchoscopy, Intubation, Mechanical Ventilation, Polysomnography, Pulmonary Critical Care Medicine, Pulmonary Function Testing, Sleep Studies, Spirometry, Thoracentesis, , Acute Bronchitis , Asthma , COPD , Cystic Fibrosis , Emphysema , Infection , Pneumonia , Pulmonary Hypertension , Sleep Apnea , Transtracheal Oxygen Catheter Management

Specialty

Sleep Medicine
Critical Care Medicine-Internal Medicine
Pulmonary Disease

Office Locations

Kansas Pulmonary & Sleep Specialists
10550 Quivira Road, Ste 335
Overland Park, $state 66215
Phone: (913) 599-3800