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Patient Reviews

Patient comments (1)

The overall average patient rating of Dr. S Nathanson is Excellent. Dr. Nathanson has been reviewed by 4 patients who have provided 1 comments. The rating is 5 out of 5 stars.

Patient Ratings
Ease of Appointment 4.1
Promptness 4.1
Courteous Staff 4.6
Accurate Diagnosis 5.0
Bedside Manner 5.0
Spends Time with Me 5.0
Follows Up After Visit 5.0

Specialties & Research

Dr. S Nathanson, MD is board certified in Surgery.

  • He has special expertise in 20 areas:
  • Breast Cancer
  • Breast Diseases
  • Cancer
  • Colon Cancer
  • Colorectal Cancer
  • Galbladder Removal (Cholecystectomy)
  • Gallbladder Surgery
  • Gastrointestinal Surgery
  • Gene Therapy
  • Glandular Cancer (Adenocarcinoma)
  • Hernia
  • Lung Cancer
  • Lymph Node Excision (Lymph node removal)
  • Melanoma
  • Metastatic Breast Cancer
  • Rectal Cancer
  • Segmental Mastectomy
  • Skin Cancer
  • Soft Tissue Cancer
  • Soft Tissue Cancer (Sarcoma)

Education & Awards

Dr. Nathanson graduated from University Of The Witwatersrand, Parktown. He has 4 awards.

One of America's Leading Experts on:
Breast Cancer (Breast Neoplasm)
Melanoma (Skin cancer)
Castle Connolly America's Top Doctors® (2006 - 2008, 2010 - 2015)
Castle Connolly America's Top Doctors® for Cancer (2005 - 2007, 2009 - 2012, 2014 - 2015)


Dr. Nathanson has 4 hospital affiliations:

  • Henry Ford Hospital 
  • Henry Ford Wyandotte Hospital 


  • English
  • Afrikaans

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Additional Information
Dr. S David Nathanson MD is a male Surgeon, has 45 years of experience and practices in Surgery.
Where does Dr. S D. Nathanson practice?
Dr. S Nathanson has 1 office location.
Dr. S Nathanson practices Surgery near Detroit, MI.
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