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Surgical Specialist
14 years of experience
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License & Identifications

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Patient Reviews

  • Currently 4 of 4 stars
Patient comments (14)

The overall average patient rating of Dr. Faina Nakhlis is Excellent. Dr. Nakhlis has been reviewed by 17 patients who have provided 14 comments. The rating is 4 out of 4 stars.

Patient Ratings
Ease of Appointment 3.9
  • Currently 3.8666666666667 of 4 stars
Promptness 3.3
  • Currently 3.2857142857143 of 4 stars
Courteous Staff 3.9
  • Currently 3.8666666666667 of 4 stars
Accurate Diagnosis 3.7
  • Currently 3.7142857142857 of 4 stars
Bedside Manner 3.8
  • Currently 3.8 of 4 stars
Spends Time with Me 3.8
  • Currently 3.8 of 4 stars
Follows Up After Visit 3.8
  • Currently 3.75 of 4 stars

Specialties & Research

Dr. Faina Nakhlis, MD is board certified in Surgery.

  • She has special expertise in 4 areas:
  • Breast Cancer
  • Breast Cancer (Lobular Carcinoma)
  • Cancer
  • Epidemiology

Education & Awards

Dr. Nakhlis graduated from Rush Medical College, Chicago. She has 2 awards.

Patients' Choice Award (2010 - 2014)
Compassionate Doctor Recognition (2010 - 2013)


Dr. Nakhlis has 7 hospital affiliations:

  • Brigham and Women's Hospital 
  • Faulkner Hospital 


  • Ukrainian
  • Russian
  • Spanish
  • French
  • German
  • Italian

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Additional Information
Dr. Faina Nakhlis MD is a female Surgeon, has 14 years of experience and practices in Surgery.
Where does Dr. Faina Nakhlis practice?
Dr. Faina Nakhlis has 4 office locations.
Dr. Faina Nakhlis practices Surgery near Jamaica Plain, MA.
Additional practice locations include: Boston, MA.
See Jamaica Plain Surgeons.