Senora  Nelson

Senora Nelson, M.D.

2301 East 93rd Street

Chicago, Illinois 60617

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Senora Nelson, M.D.

Family Medicine

2301 East 93rd Street

Chicago, Illinois 60617


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My clinical philosophy embodies comprehensive care of the patient. Medical care should entail compassion, clinician advocacy for the patient, and utmost physician-patient centered communication. Basically, my ideology towards maintaining wellness is health prevention, a healthy diet, and exercise. As I join Advocate Medical Group Southeast Center, I welcome each patient as we journey together towards wellness.

About Me



  • Residency: Loyola University Stritch School Of Medicine
  • Residency: Rush Copley Medical Center
  • Internship: University Of Wisconsin Aurora Sinai Medical Center
  • Medical School: Loyola University Stritch School Of Medicine

Hospital Affiliations

  • Advocate Trinity Hospital

Ratings and Comments

Senora Nelson, M.D.

4.7 out of 5

323 Patient Ratings

Gives easy to understand instructions

4.8 out of 5

289 Patient Ratings

Explains in a way you understand

4.7 out of 5

320 Patient Ratings

Listens carefully to you

4.7 out of 5

322 Patient Ratings

Knows your important medical history

4.6 out of 5

318 Patient Ratings

Shows respect for what you say

4.8 out of 5

321 Patient Ratings

Spends enough time with you

4.6 out of 5

320 Patient Ratings


Simply the Best!

Reviewed on November 26, 2019 7:18 AM

She seemed truly concerned. She suggested things I could do to get better.

Reviewed on November 17, 2019 11:00 PM

This provider, Dr. Nelson, guides my health care in a knowledgeable way that is understandable and easy for me to follow.

Reviewed on November 11, 2019 2:14 PM

My PCP was very cordial and competent.

Reviewed on November 10, 2019 11:00 PM

I had a pleasant experience visiting my PCP.

Reviewed on November 10, 2019 11:00 PM

waited 90 minutes after appointments time. TOOL LONGHate scribes in room. I am going to change doctors

Reviewed on October 27, 2019 7:00 PM

Dr. Nelson examined me concerning my health issues, talked with me about my diet, and discussed my test results. I also had my flu shot.

Reviewed on October 22, 2019 7:00 PM

Dr Nelson is a very good doctor. If it had not been for her care and all the test she had me take, I would never have found out that I was in Kidney failure. My kidneys are now back functioning at 100%. I am grateful that she takes the time out to explain everything and suggest what is needed to improve and keep my health good.

Reviewed on October 21, 2019 7:00 PM

This was my first visit with Dr. Sonara Nelson. She is my new primary doctor. She seem to be an excellent doctor.

Reviewed on October 20, 2019 7:00 PM

She was excellent. I didn't want to come back home. (Smile.)

Reviewed on October 17, 2019 7:00 PM

Wait time was a little lengthy.

Reviewed on October 17, 2019 7:00 PM

my only concern is waiting time.

Reviewed on October 11, 2019 7:00 PM

My health care provider went over my medical with me as she always. She explained everything carefully. She keeps me informed of what's going on with my body. I am in very good health because of her.

Reviewed on October 9, 2019 7:00 PM

I am always relaxed and at ease with this provider.

Reviewed on October 3, 2019 7:00 PM

Doctor Nelson is the best doctor I have ever had. She listens to you and is always concerned about my overall health. She makes sure you are examined from head to doe and is always genuine. I love her. I had a follow up visit with Dr. Nelson for test results and xrays and procedures that were done in the prior months. I talked to her about some soreness in my elbow and we talked about me seeing a nutritionist.

Reviewed on September 8, 2019 7:00 PM

I always have a good experience with my provider.

Reviewed on August 31, 2019 7:00 PM

My visit was one of the best I've had.

Reviewed on August 27, 2019 7:00 PM

Dr. Nelson is always concerned about my health and provides useful information.

Reviewed on August 27, 2019 7:00 PM

very attentive

Reviewed on August 26, 2019 7:00 PM

Over the years, I've had a number of medical issues that went unnoticed. Since I've been a patient of Dr. Senora Nelson, she's discovered the solutions to many illnesses that I've had and diligently addressed the illnesses that I've been living with and other doctors, for years, allowed to fester and since she's become my primary care physician, my overall health has dramatically improved.

Reviewed on August 23, 2019 7:00 PM

I like the doctor, but usually, their wait times are quite long.

Reviewed on August 22, 2019 7:00 PM

Very thorough

Reviewed on August 16, 2019 7:00 PM

This was my first time visit with Dr. Nelson and it was a pleasant & professional one.

Reviewed on August 13, 2019 7:00 PM

Dr. Nelson is the best, I can always depend on her advice.

Reviewed on August 4, 2019 7:00 PM

she's an excellent DR.

Reviewed on August 4, 2019 7:00 PM

Dr. Nelson was quite comprehensive, personal, and responsive to my medical concerns, including future appointments & labs.

Reviewed on July 29, 2019 7:00 PM

very positive experience with Dr. Nelson.

Reviewed on July 28, 2019 7:00 PM

the only complaint that I have is how long the office visit is.

Reviewed on July 22, 2019 7:00 PM

I am glad that Doctor Nelson is doctor who listening to you and very concern about you, and also explain the medicines that you are taking, and if you need to see a specialist Doctor Nelson always send you to a very good specialist that can solve your problem. That God for Doctor Nelson.

Reviewed on July 7, 2019 7:00 PM

It was very refreshing to have such a positive experience with a provider. This was my first visit with Dr. S. Nelson and she made me feel very comfortable. I truly believe she is an exceptional physician.

Reviewed on July 7, 2019 7:00 PM

Always very through and ask about my feelings. What activities I am involved in and very pleasant.

Reviewed on July 2, 2019 7:00 PM

My experience was pleasant, Doctor Nelson showed concern about my well-being.

Reviewed on June 16, 2019 7:00 PM

very helpful. provider very knowledgeable.

Reviewed on June 16, 2019 7:00 PM

She determined to get me health and in good shape and better shape.

Reviewed on June 12, 2019 7:00 PM

sometimes it takes a while for someone to get back to me when I go on app to ask questions, but eventually the nurse will call or respond on app.

Reviewed on May 28, 2019 7:00 PM

always sn incredibly good experience, she answers my questions and is always very informative. she never rushes the appointment. awesome doctor

Reviewed on May 20, 2019 7:00 PM

Overall my provider doctor, was very good, and very well in explain what should do, in terms of my health.

Reviewed on May 15, 2019 7:00 PM

Dr. Senora Nelson was confident, and assured me that my symptoms would subside with the treatment regime she had given me. They did subside as she said.

Reviewed on May 13, 2019 7:00 PM

It was pleasant and supportive

Reviewed on May 12, 2019 7:00 PM

I am a new patient for this provider as my PCP is on leave. I will be staying with this doctor.

Reviewed on May 12, 2019 7:00 PM

very nice and explanatory

Reviewed on May 10, 2019 7:00 PM

Dr Nelson is a great doctor

Reviewed on May 10, 2019 7:00 PM

It was very helpful, she also provided great care. she answered and explained everything so well and was completely helpful with any questions I asked.

Reviewed on May 5, 2019 7:00 PM


Reviewed on April 30, 2019 7:00 PM

Dr. Nelson is very good, I like her very much I have believe in her very much.

Reviewed on April 22, 2019 7:00 PM

always a good visit

Reviewed on April 19, 2019 7:00 PM

Dr. Nelson is a great doctor, however the wait time to see her in comparison to the other doctors, at Southeast is terrible as you can expect at least a 1 1/2 hr wait before being seen. Dr. Nelson is very thorough, however sometimes she doesn't give the patient an option or allow the patient to make their own choice for meds.

Reviewed on April 18, 2019 7:00 PM

Very pleasant, she is caring.

Reviewed on April 14, 2019 7:00 PM

Advocate Medical Group staff is always friendly to me when I at their locations.

Reviewed on April 14, 2019 7:00 PM

Dr. Senora Nelson is always concerned and provides valuable information about my physical and mental health.

Reviewed on April 14, 2019 7:00 PM


Reviewed on April 14, 2019 7:00 PM

I have not seen Dr.Nelson for at least a year due to my negligence. She talks to me about my health and certain foods that is good for my health, and also my medicine. She has been my doctor for years she is the best.

Reviewed on April 12, 2019 7:00 PM

Sometimes the wait period is pretty long. Dr. Nelson has a lot of patience, sometimes the wait period is long.

Reviewed on March 27, 2019 7:00 PM

Dr. Senora Nelson is a very thorough doctor and takes the time to make sure she has covered every area of your health concerns.

Reviewed on March 14, 2019 7:00 PM

This provider is the most kind, understanding doctor I've ever had.

Reviewed on March 13, 2019 7:00 PM

very thorough easy to talk with very concerned about my emotional and physical health talks about preventive health strategies including healthy eating and stress management

Reviewed on February 24, 2019 6:00 PM

My experience with Dr. Senora is great. She is very attentive to my medical concerns and follows up right away with my lab results.

Reviewed on February 17, 2019 6:00 PM

i love Dr. Nelson. she is the best doctor I've ever had. i love coming regularly to see her she reminds me an of aunt in my family. she is always warm and welcoming and very attentive and remembers me every time i come. i love that i can get personal with her and she understands me. she is the best!!!

Reviewed on January 30, 2019 6:00 PM

Dr. Nelson was determined to find out why I was having chest discomfort. She gave me a lot of instructions and documents concerning the different test that I needed and I certainly appreciated her persistence.

Reviewed on January 29, 2019 6:00 PM

Very attentive, much more than my last providers. very impressed and look forward to our collaboration in the future.

Reviewed on January 24, 2019 6:00 PM

Good Doctor. Wait time is really long. Time with the doctor is comparatively shorter and often feels rushed .

Reviewed on January 20, 2019 6:00 PM

I appreciate how Dr. Nelson encourages the importance of my well-being and the need to have balance in my life.

Reviewed on January 17, 2019 6:00 PM

My experience was great . Thank you again.

Reviewed on January 13, 2019 6:00 PM

overall experience was good

Reviewed on December 2, 2018 6:00 PM

pleasant and understanding. enjoyable

Reviewed on December 2, 2018 6:00 PM

My visits are always personable and professional. I couldn't imagine seeing another doctor.

Reviewed on November 14, 2018 6:00 PM

I think Dr. Senora Nelson is a excellent provider.

Reviewed on October 23, 2018 7:00 PM

Dr Nelson is the best Dr I've had in yearsshe is very thorough in her approach to helping you understanding what is going on with your health and what needs to be done

Reviewed on October 21, 2018 7:00 PM

I have the best provider there is shes a excellent Dr.shes very concerned about my well being .I have a lot of confidence in her shes the best .

Reviewed on October 21, 2018 7:00 PM

You need more doctor like Doctor Nelson.

Reviewed on October 14, 2018 7:00 PM

My visit to my provider always go well, and the staff was wonderful.

Reviewed on October 3, 2018 7:00 PM

Dr.Nelson is very professional and approachable. She provides expertise and genuine care on every appointment.

Reviewed on September 25, 2018 7:00 PM

My doctor focus the care of her patients.

Reviewed on September 24, 2018 7:00 PM

The visit is always pleasant, Dr. Nelson takes time to go over all of my test results and make recommendations if necessary.

Reviewed on September 17, 2018 7:00 PM

she is a very good provider and i Love Her she is a awesome provider thank you

Reviewed on September 17, 2018 7:00 PM

My experience with this provider is always pleasant. She seems very concern about the health care and welfare of her patients.

Reviewed on September 15, 2018 7:00 PM

Always good, I believe she cares about me as a patient and person, and want to help keep me healthy.

Reviewed on September 2, 2018 7:00 PM

Dr. Nelson is a very thorough, understanding and appreciated good doctor. I'm so glad she's my primary care physician.

Reviewed on August 31, 2018 7:00 PM

She I formed me of the healthcare event at the Kroc Center. The seminar made me want to eat healthy and loose weight with out feeling deprived. it also reinforced the important of prevention of chronic conditions. I want to eat healthy. And the event introduced me to the Kroc Center. This place amazing lots of activity for seniors. thank you

Reviewed on August 25, 2018 7:00 PM

I love my health care provider she the best

Reviewed on August 20, 2018 7:00 PM

Personable, understanding, informative, compassionate, knowledgeable direct, concern.

Reviewed on August 18, 2018 7:00 PM

I have an excellent Doctor .shes as good as they get i would not trade her for no other Doctor her concerns for me is great .

Reviewed on July 23, 2018 7:00 PM

very professional, attentive, and thorough. she has a wonderful demeanor .

Reviewed on July 20, 2018 7:00 PM

My visit with my doctor can be described as follows, thorough, kind, respectful, professional, considerate, an aggressive approach to my health, reassuring. I just can't say enough. She is the best. Don't know what I would do without her. She is a joy and a credit to her PROFESSIONAL.

Reviewed on July 16, 2018 7:00 PM

Dr. Nelson has too many patients.

Reviewed on July 15, 2018 7:00 PM

I'm a new patient and Dr. Nelson seems to be a very good Physician

Reviewed on July 9, 2018 7:00 PM

Dr. Nelson is a caring doctor.

Reviewed on June 30, 2018 7:00 PM

I Love Her.She Awesome

Reviewed on June 29, 2018 7:00 PM

Personally, I like Dr. Nelson. She seems very concerned for my health. While visiting another provider for my children, I asked her a question and she gave me the info.

Reviewed on June 25, 2018 7:00 PM

Dr Nelson is a great PCP. She's thorough, personable and always expresses concern for my health.

Reviewed on June 24, 2018 7:00 PM

Dr. Nelson is a very thorough doctor. You get the impression that she really takes a personal interest in her patients. When you are in her presence you don't feel a traditional doctor patient relationship but more like a friend who cares about you. That is actually a very rare thing because now most doctors treat their patients like they are on an assembly line.

Reviewed on June 22, 2018 7:00 PM

My PCP, Dr. Senora Nelson has demonstrated a high level of medical competence which has led to my overall level of good health, especially as a 76 yr. old.

Reviewed on June 18, 2018 7:00 PM

Excellent provider

Reviewed on June 16, 2018 7:00 PM


Reviewed on June 4, 2018 7:00 PM

It was calming and I appreciated the doctors professionalism

Reviewed on June 2, 2018 7:00 PM

My experience is always excellent. I just have a problem with long wait times.

Reviewed on May 30, 2018 7:00 PM

good customer service & concerns about my personal health & family issued

Reviewed on May 27, 2018 7:00 PM

Dr. Nelson is an excellent Doctor. She asks all the right questions, knows how you are feeling, is mindful of changes in your weight, blood pressure, and data from previous tests. I appreciate her honesty and that she knows what is best for me.

Reviewed on May 20, 2018 7:00 PM

I like her frankness and I can ask or tell her anything without hesitation. She remembers things I said about my family and always ask about a situation.

Reviewed on May 13, 2018 7:00 PM

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Medical Areas of Expertise

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  • AAH Preferred – Team Member Plan
  • AAH Select – Team Member Plan
  • AARP MedicareComplete Plus HMO - POS
  • Aetna Better Health Premier Plan MMAI
  • Aetna Choice POS
  • Aetna Choice POS II
  • Aetna HMO
  • Aetna Managed Choice (MC) POS
  • Aetna NAP - PPO
  • Aetna Open Access POS
  • Aetna Open Choice POS
  • Aetna Open Choice PPO
  • Aetna Select Choice EPO
  • Aetna Select POS
  • Aetna Signature Administrators PPO
  • Aetna US Healthcare Medicare Advantage HMO
  • Beech Street Network PPO
  • Blue Advantage HMO
  • Blue Cross HMO Illinois
  • Blue Cross Medicare Advantage HMO
  • Blue Cross Medicare Advantage HMO - POS
  • Blue Cross Medicare Advantage PPO
  • Blue Cross PPO
  • Blue Cross PPO - Advocate Associate Medical Plan
  • Blue Precision Bronze HMO
  • Blue Precision Gold HMO
  • Blue Precision HMO
  • Blue Precision Platinum HMO
  • Blue Precision Silver HMO
  • BlueCare Direct
  • Cigna C - 5 POS
  • Cigna Health Partners POS
  • Cigna Health Partners PPO
  • Cigna Open Access Plus POS
  • Cigna Open Access Plus State of Illinois POS
  • CIGNA Open Access POS
  • Cigna POS
  • Cigna PPO
  • Cofinity PPO
  • Coventry HMO
  • Coventry One Select PPO
  • Coventry PPO
  • Coventry Workers Comp PPO
  • First Health Network EPO
  • First Health Network PPO
  • Great West Healthcare - Cigna HMO
  • Great West Healthcare - Cigna Open Access Plus HMO
  • Great West Healthcare - Cigna PPO
  • Harken Health Choice Plus
  • Harken Health Compass Plus
  • Health Alliance HMO
  • Health Alliance PPO
  • Healthlink PPO
  • HealthSpring Medicaid ICP
  • HealthSpring Medicare HMO
  • HealthSpring MMAI
  • HFN Platinum EPO
  • HFN Total Care PPO
  • Humana Choice POS
  • Humana Gold Choice PFFS
  • Humana Gold Choice PPO
  • Humana Gold Plus HMO
  • Humana Gold Plus Integrated-Medicare-Medicaid Plan
  • Humana HMO Select
  • Humana Illinois Platinum HMO
  • Humana Integrated Care Program of Illinois
  • Humana Medicaid Managed Care Plan
  • Humana National EPO
  • Humana National HMO
  • Humana National POS - Open Access
  • Humana National PPO
  • Humana POS
  • Humana PPO
  • LLH Adventist Silver PPO 3000
  • LLH Family Health Network Silver PPO 3100
  • LLH Swedish Covenant Silver PPO
  • Meridian
  • Meritain Health PPO
  • MultiPlan PPO
  • NALC (Natl Assn of Letter Carriers) Health Benefit
  • PHCS Savility PPO
  • Preferred Network Access PPO
  • Three Rivers Provider Network PPO
  • Tricare POS
  • Tricare PPO
  • UFCW Local 1546 Health and Welfare Fund (UMC)
  • UHC / AARP MedicareComplete (Secure Horizons) HMO
  • UHC / AARP MedicareComplete Focus HMO
  • Union Medical Care PPO
  • United Healthcare Charter
  • United Healthcare Choice HMO
  • United Healthcare Choice Plus POS
  • United Healthcare Compass HMO
  • United Healthcare Group Medicare Advantage PPO
  • United Healthcare Medicare Solutions PPO
  • United Healthcare MedicareComplete Plan 1 HMO
  • United Healthcare Navigate HMO
  • United Healthcare Navigate POS
  • United Healthcare Nexus
  • United Healthcare Options PPO
  • United Healthcare Select EPO
  • United Healthcare Select HMO
  • United Healthcare Select Plus POS


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