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Neurological Surgeon, Surgical Specialist
28 years of experience
Accepting new patients
License & Identifications

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Patient Reviews

Patient comments (22)

The overall average patient rating of Dr. Bruce Nixon is Average. Dr. Nixon has been reviewed by 56 patients who have provided 22 comments. The rating is 3 out of 5 stars.

Patient Ratings
Ease of Appointment 3.7
Promptness 3.4
Courteous Staff 4.1
Accurate Diagnosis 3.4
Bedside Manner 3.1
Spends Time with Me 3.3
Follows Up After Visit 3.3

Specialties & Research

  • He has special expertise in 12 areas:
  • Back Injuries
  • Back Pain
  • Cancer
  • Cerebrovascular Disorders
  • Complex Regional Pain Syndromes
  • Head and Neck Disorder
  • Infection
  • Neurosurgery
  • Pain
  • Spinal Fractures
  • Spinal Stenosis
  • Wounds and Injuries

Education & Awards

Dr. Nixon graduated from McMaster University, Hamilton.


Dr. Nixon has 6 hospital affiliations:

  • Northside Forsyth Hospital 
  • Northeast Georgia Medical Center 


  • Spanish

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Additional Information
Dr. Bruce James Nixon FACS, FRCSC, and MD is a male Neurosurgeon, has 28 years of experience and practices in Neurological Surgery and Surgery.
Where does Dr. Bruce J. Nixon practice?
Dr. Bruce Nixon has 3 office locations.
Dr. Bruce Nixon practices Neurological Surgery and Surgery near Gainesville, GA.
Additional practice locations include: Cumming, GA.
See Gainesville Neurological Surgeons and Gainesville Surgeons.