Robert H. Nelson, M.D.


Eastern Oklahoma Ear Nose and Throat
5020 East 68th Street South
74136 Tulsa, OK
Phone: (918) 492-3636



Ear, Nose & Throat

Dr. Robert Nelson joined Eastern Oklahoma Ear, Nose and Throat in 1979. He graduated from the University of Oklahoma College of Medicine. He did his surgery and otolaryngology residency and a fellowship program at the University of California. Dr. Nelson has been in private practice in Tulsa for more than 25 years.
He is Board certified by the American Academy of Otolaryngology-Head and Neck Surgery and is a Fellow of the American College of Surgeons. He is a member of the American Academy of Sleep Medicine and The American Academy of Otolaryngic Allergy.
He has been awarded the American Medical Association’s Physicians Recognition Award in Otolaryngology. He has served on the Oklahoma State Board of Audiology and Speech Pathology and is Past President of Physicians Inc., an independent practice association.
Dr. Nelson is a member of the American Medical Association, the Oklahoma State Medical Association, the Tulsa County Medical Society and the Oklahoma Academy of Otolaryngology – Head and Neck Surgery He has twice served as President of the Department of Otolaryngology at Saint Francis Hospital, most recently in 2004.
Dr. and Mrs. Nelson have two married children and several grandchildren.
His professional society memberships include: Fellow American Academy of Otolaryngology, Head and Neck Surgery, American Academy of Facial Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery, Fellow American College of Surgeons, Fellow International College of Surgeons, Fellow American Academy of Otolaryngic Allergy, American Medical Association, Oklahoma State Medical Association, Oklahoma Academy of Otorhinolaryngology, Head and Neck Surgery, Tulsa County Medical Society.
University of Oklahoma College of Medicine
University of California Davis Medical Center
Internship – General Surgery
Residency – General Surgery
Residency – Otorhinolaryngology
Residency – Oral & Maxillofacial Surgery
American Board of Otolaryngology