Dr. Nelson K Wong

  • 19+ YEARS EXP


Dr. Nelson K Wong, MD, is a Family Practice specialist in Cairo, Illinois. He attended and graduated from University Of Illinois At Chicago Health Science Center in 1999, having over 19 years of diverse experience, especially in Family Practice. He is affiliated with many hospitals including Herrin Hospital, Massac Memorial Hospital, Memorial Hospital Of Carbondale, Saint Francis Medical Center, Union County Hospital. Dr. Nelson K Wong also cooperates with other doctors and physicians in medical groups including Community Health And Emergency Services Inc. Dr. Nelson K Wong accepts Medicare-approved amount as payment in full. Call (618) 734-4400 to request Dr. Nelson K Wong the information (Medicare information, advice, payment, ...) or simply to book an appointment.

Address: 13245 Kessler Rd
Cairo, Illinois 62914-3101

Phone 1: (618) 734-4400

Fax: (618) 734-2884

Doctor Profile


Full Name Nelson K Wong
Gender Male
PECOS ID 6507998705
Sole Proprietor No - He does not own an unincorporated business by himself.
Accepts Medicare Assignment He does accept the payment amount Medicare approves and not to bill you for more than the Medicare deductible and coinsurance.

Medical Specialties

  • Family Practice (primary specialty)


  • 19+ years of diverse experience


  • Medical Doctor (MD)
    Medical Doctor
    Doctor of Medicine (MD or DM), or in Latin: Medicinae Doctor, meaning "Teacher of Medicine", is a terminal degree for physicians and surgeons. In countries that follow the tradition of the United States, it is a first professional graduate degree awarded upon graduation from medical school.

Education and Training

  • Dr. Nelson K Wong attended and graduated from University Of Illinois At Chicago Health Science Center in 1999.


  • NPI #: 1578563854
  • NPI Enumeration Date: Thursday, July 28, 2005
  • NPPES Last Update: Thursday, September 9, 2010

Quality Reporting

  • eRx - He does not participate in the Medicare Electronic Prescribing (eRx) Incentive Program.
  • PQRS - He does not report Quality Measures (PQRS). The Physician Quality Reporting System (PQRS) is a Medicare program encouraging health care professionals and group practices to report information on their quality of care. Quality measures can show how well a health care professional provides care to people with Medicare.
  • EHR - He does not use electronic health records (EHR). The Electronic Health Records (EHR) Incentive Program encourages health care professionals to use certified EHR technology in ways that may improve health care. Electronic health records are important because they may improve a health care professional's ability to make well-informed treatment decisions.
  • MHI - He does not commit to heart health through the Million Hearts initiative. Million Hearts is a national initiative that encourages health care professionals to report and perform well on activities related to heart health in an effort to prevent heart attacks and strokes.
  • MOC - He does not participate in the Medicare Maintenance of Certification Program. A "Maintenance of Certification Program" encourages board certified physicians to continue learning and self-evaluating throughout their medical career.

Language Spoken by Dr. Nelson K Wong

  • English

Medical Licenses

Dr. Nelson K Wong has been primarily specialized in Family Medicine for over 19 years of experience.
  • Allopathic & Osteopathic Physicians / Family Medicine
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    Family Medicine
    Family Medicine is the medical specialty which is concerned with the total health care of the individual and the family. It is the specialty in breadth which integrates the biological, clinical, and behavioral sciences. The scope of family medicine is not limited by age, sex, organ system, or disease entity.

Affiliated Hospitals

Medical Group Practice

  • Community Health And Emergency Services Inc

Practice Locations

13245 Kessler Rd
Cairo, Illinois 62914-3101
Phone: (618) 734-4400
Fax: (618) 734-2884
Office Hours:
  • Monday: 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
  • Tuesday: 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
  • Wednesday: 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
  • Thursday: 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
  • Friday: 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
  • Saturday: Closed
  • Sunday: Closed

This doctor profile was updated by using the public dataset from Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) which is publicized on Friday, November 17, 2017, and correspondent NPI information on the public NPPES record dated Thursday, September 9, 2010. If you found out that something incorrect and want to change it, please follow this Update Data guide.

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