Laurence M. Nelson, MD

Ophthalmology
Male
Not Accepting New Patients
Cultural Competency Training: No

Patient Ratings

4.8 out of 5
Comments: 17
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Languages

  • English

Hospital Affiliation

  • McKay Dee Hospital
  • McKay Dee Surgical Center
    • Tanner Clinic - Layton

    • (801) 773-4840
    • 2121 N 1700 W Layton UT, 84041
      • Yes
      • Mon thru Fri 8AM - 5PM
      • SelectHealth Care
      • SelectHealth Community Care
      • CHIP
      • SelectHealth Med
      • SelectHealth Advantage (UT or ID Resident)
      • SelectHealth Choice
      • SelectHealth Share
      • SelectHealth Value
    • Training

    • Internship

      Scott & White Memorial Hospital - Temple, TX, 1991 - 1992

    • Residency

      Scott & White Memorial Hospital - Temple, TX, 1992 - 1995

    • Membership

      • American Academy of Ophthalmology
      • Utah Medical Association
    • Degree

      Texas A & M University Health Science

      College Station, TX in Doctor of Medicine,
      1991

    • Board Certification

      AM BD OPHTHALMOLOGY

      Re-verification: 12/31/2027

Patient Ratings

Overall rating
4.8 out of 5  (39)
  • Rate provider

    4.8 out of 5
  • Provider explained in way you understand

    4.6 out of 5
  • Provider listened to you

    4.8 out of 5
  • Provider respected you

    4.8 out of 5
  • Provider spent enough time with you

    5.0 out of 5
  • Provider know your medical history

    5.0 out of 5
  • Provider discussed treatment options

    4.9 out of 5
  • Ease of scheduling appointments

    4.8 out of 5
  • CP concern for questions/worries

    4.9 out of 5
  • Give easy to understand instruction

    4.7 out of 5
  • Wait time at clinic

    4.2 out of 5
  • Appointment as soon as you needed for care right away

    5.0 out of 5
  • Appointment as soon as you needed for check-up or routine care

    5.0 out of 5
  • See the provider within 15 minutes of your appointment time

    3.9 out of 5
  • CP explanations of prob/condition

    4.9 out of 5
  • CP efforts to include in decisions

    4.9 out of 5
  • Likelihood of recommending CP

    4.8 out of 5
  • Ease of contacting(e.g., email, phone, web portal) the clinic

    4.7 out of 5
The Patient Rating score is an average of all responses to physician related questions on the nationally developed CAHPS Clinician & Group Survey. Responses are reported as a star-rating on a scale of 1 to 5, with 5 being the best score.

Patient Reviews

Overall rating
4.8 out of 5 (17)
    Experienced on Mar 09, 2020

    I'm putting _____ of my _____ in his hands. He's a good doctor and a good staff.

    Experienced on Feb 02, 2020

    Dr. Nelson is always very thorough and takes time w/me. He is professional and kind.

    Experienced on Jan 23, 2020

    I have recommend Dr. Nelson to others.

    Experienced on Dec 10, 2019

    *Laurence Nelson was very kind, knowledgeable & informative.

    Experienced on Dec 10, 2019

    *Dr. Nelson is very good. He has great bedside manner & is very experienced, and, knowledgeable about my eye & prescribes proper treatment on an ongoing basis.

    Experienced on Nov 25, 2019

    Dr. Nelson & staff are very good in helping me to try & save sight in my right eye - very grateful for their service.

    Experienced on Sep 16, 2019

    I feel like Dr. Nelson is very thorough and good to explain diagnosis and procedures.

    Experienced on Sep 02, 2019

    I will continue to visit this physician and have already recommended him to others.

    Experienced on Jul 25, 2019

    We waited for quite a while before even being taken back to the exam room. The actual visit went well.

    Experienced on Jul 25, 2019

    It was my first time seeing Doctor Nelson, he was very nice and took my questions and concerns seriously. Great personality!

    Experienced on May 12, 2019

    He is very knowledgeable about his profession and the concerns I have about the health issues.

    Experienced on May 12, 2019

    He is concerned about my health issues and takes my concerns very seriously.

    Experienced on Apr 29, 2019

    I very much enjoy visiting with this Dr

    Experienced on Apr 29, 2019

    Everything went well

    Experienced on Apr 18, 2019

    Excellent.

    Experienced on Apr 18, 2019

    Dr. Nelson is a great doctor. I have been seeing him yearly for eleven years. I would not have gone to him if he hadn't provided great, superior care. I am very happy with my choice.

    Experienced on Mar 24, 2019

    Dr. Nelson & his staff were very helpful and courteous.