Dr. Edward Neilsen

Family Medicine
Columbia, SC
18 years experience male

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ER, Urgent Care, Family Medicine Clinic, and academic experience. Special medical interests include procedural medicine, sports medicine, medical education, gynecological care, chronic disease management, and preventive care. Experience and expertise in practice management, coding/billing, medicolegal issue, and practice start-ups.

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Family Medicine

Languages spoken

English

Doctor Q&A

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A 38-year-old female asked:
Dr. Edward Neilsen
18 years experience Family Medicine
Yes: The nasal mucosa (skin inside the nostrils) has many, many blood vessels that are prone to breaking from trauma or inflammation. A sinus infection, ... Read More
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Dr. Edward Neilsen
18 years experience Family Medicine
Both are reasonable: Don't worry, but definitely get checked out. A simple exam can often identify the source of the discharge and may get to the bottom of why your perio ... Read More
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A 31-year-old female asked:
Dr. Edward Neilsen
18 years experience Family Medicine
Weight training: Remember, metabolism is roughly equivalent to lean muscle mass. To increase your metabolism you need to increase your lean muscle mass with resistanc ... Read More
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Apr 20, 2015
Great doctor. Consistently gives thoughtful, insightful and expert advice.
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Jan 17, 2012
He is a very help doctor, if there are questions that u need answers to ,he have the answer.
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Mar 31, 2015
Dr. Neilsen is an amazing doctor! #nationaldoctorsday2015 #virtualflower1
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Thanks. My preemies are 27 week twins and a 33 weeker. When they sound "clear"- they really do. We find that some docs hear coarse lung sounds and say they "sound great" or use the term clear with a ...Read More
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Thank you. I had the spotting and bleeding for 12 days cramps sensation of pupping and hungry.i visited my prim doctor he said itcould be a miscarriage run blood test and my iron was low. I went to my...Read More
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Thanks, my son is 2.3 years old now and I have been letting him sleep w blankets and have felt guilty. Now i can stop feeling badly. We have great doctors here but I always forget to ask these basic q...Read More

Education & Training

Medical/Graduate school

Medical University of South Carolina College of Medicine, SC
Graduated 2002MD
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