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Surgical Specialist
16 years of experience
Accepting new patients
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Patient Reviews

Patient comments (13)

The overall average patient rating of Dr. Faina Nakhlis is Excellent. Dr. Nakhlis has been reviewed by 20 patients who have provided 13 comments. The rating is 5 out of 5 stars.

Patient Ratings
Ease of Appointment 4.8
Promptness 4.0
Courteous Staff 4.7
Accurate Diagnosis 4.6
Bedside Manner 4.8
Spends Time with Me 4.8
Follows Up After Visit 4.7

Specialties & Research

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

  • She has special expertise in 5 areas:
  • Breast Cancer
  • Breast Cancer (Lobular Carcinoma)
  • Cancer
  • Epidemiology
  • Metastatic Breast Cancer

Education & Awards

Dr. Nakhlis graduated from Rush Medical College, Chicago. She has 5 awards.

Castle Connolly's Top Doctors™ (2013)
Patients' Choice 5th Anniversary Award (2014)
Patients' Choice Award (2010 - 2014)
Compassionate Doctor Award - 5 Year Honoree (2014)
Compassionate Doctor Recognition (2010 - 2014)


Dr. Nakhlis has 7 hospital affiliations:

  • Brigham and Women's Hospital 
  • Faulkner Hospital 


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

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Additional Information
Dr. Faina Nakhlis MD is a female Surgeon, has 16 years of experience and practices in Surgery.
Where does Dr. Faina Nakhlis practice?
Dr. Faina Nakhlis has 1 office location.
Dr. Faina Nakhlis practices Surgery near Jamaica Plain, MA.
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