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The overall average patient rating of Dr. Brian Nielsen, Orthopaedic Surgeon, Pediatrician, Surgeon is Excellent.
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Specialties & Research
Dr. Brian Nielsen, MD is board certified in Orthopaedic Surgery.
He has special expertise in 8 Areas, including Bone Lengthening, Pediatric Orthopaedic Surgery; Scoliosis and Childhood Spinal Deformity; Limb Lengthening and Deformity Correction; Sports Injuries, and Pediatric Orthopaedics.5 more special expertise areas
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Education & Awards
Dr. Nielsen graduated from University of Washington, Seattle. He has 3 awards.
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
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- Where does Dr. Brian Nielsen practice?
Dr. Brian Nielsen practices Orthopaedic Surgery and Pediatric Orthopaedic Surgery near Tucson, AZ.
See Tucson Orthopedic Surgeons.