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Kevin R. Nelson, MD

Department/Specialty

Botulinum Program
Neurology
Neuromuscular Disease

Faculty Rank

Professor of Neurology

Clinic Information

For an appointment or assistance call 859-257-1000
or 1-800-333-8874 (toll free)

Clinical Interests

Botox® (Botulinum Toxin) Treatment
Clinical Neurophysiology
Nerve Conduction Studies
Neuromuscular Disease

Education

Degree

University of Michigan Medical School, Ann Arbor

Residency

University of New Mexico Affiliated Hospitals, Albuquerque

Certifications or Special Training

American Board of Psychiatry and Neurology, Neurology
American Board of Psychiatry and Neurology, Clinical Neurophysiology 
American Board of Psychiatry and Neurology, Neuromuscular Medicine
American Board of Electrodiagnostic Medicine

Additional Information

Other Interests

Dr. Nelson is a neuromuscular neurologist. He received his medical degree from the University of Michigan Medical School, Ann Arbor. He is board certified by the American Board of Electrodiagnostic Medicine and the American Board of Psychiatry and Neurology in Neurology, Clinical Neurophysiology and Neuromuscular Medicine. Dr. Nelson spends a lot of his time teaching residents how to perform and interpret nerve conduction studies and EMG. He is a noted expert on therapeutic botulinum toxin injection. Dr. Nelson is also very active in hospital administration. Currently his research is centered on the expressions of REM consciousness.