Dr. Brian B Nielsen MD is a male Orthopaedic Surgeon, has 14 years of experience and practices in Orthopaedic Surgery.
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Dr. Brian Nielsen has 4 office locations.
Tucson Orthopaedic Institute, East Physician Office
2424 N Way
Tucson, AZ 85712

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Locations and availability (4)
License & Identifications

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Patient Reviews

3.5
  • Currently 3.5 of 4 stars
(19)
Patient comments (8)

The overall average patient rating of Dr. Brian Nielsen, Orthopaedic Surgeon, Pediatrician, Surgeon is Excellent. Dr. Nielsen has been reviewed by 19 patients who have provided 8 comments. The rating is 3.5 out of 4 stars.

Patient Ratings
Ease of Appointment 3.6
  • Currently 3.6363636363636 of 4 stars
Promptness 3.2
  • Currently 3.1818181818182 of 4 stars
Courteous Staff 3.1
  • Currently 3.0909090909091 of 4 stars
Accurate Diagnosis 3.5
  • Currently 3.4545454545455 of 4 stars
Bedside Manner 3.3
  • Currently 3.2727272727273 of 4 stars
Spends Time with Me 2.8
  • Currently 2.8181818181818 of 4 stars
Follows Up After Visit 2.9
  • Currently 2.9 of 4 stars

Specialties & Research

Dr. Brian Nielsen, MD is board certified in Orthopaedic Surgery.

  • He has special expertise in 9 areas:
  • Bone Lengthening
  • Hip Osteoarthritis
  • Knee Osteoarthritis
  • Osteoarthritis (Hand and Wrist)
  • Pediatrics
  • Preventive Medicine
  • Scoliosis
  • Sports Injuries
  • Sports Medicine

Education & Awards

Dr. Nielsen graduated from University of Washington, Seattle. He has 3 awards.

Awards  
Patients' Choice 5th Anniversary Award (2012 - 2013)
Patients' Choice Award (2008 - 2013)
Compassionate Doctor Recognition (2011)

Affiliations

Dr. Nielsen has 3 hospital affiliations:

  • Tucson Medical Center 
  • University Medical Center 
  • Carondelet St. Joseph`s 

Accepted Insurance Plans

Dr. Nielsen accepts these health insurances in at least one office:

  • Aetna - 4 plans
  • Mercy Care Plan - 2 plans
  • United Healthcare - 15 plans
  • Great-West Healthcare - 2 plans
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Arizona - 2 plans
  • Health Choice Arizona - 2 plans
  • United Health Group, Inc. - Americhoice - 2 plans
  • Humana - 2 plans
  • Cigna - 2 plans
  • Phoenix Health Plan - 1 plan

Languages

  • German
  • Spanish


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Where does Dr. Brian B. Nielsen practice?
Dr. Brian Nielsen practices Orthopaedic Surgery near Tucson, AZ.
See Tucson Orthopedic Surgeons.