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Specialties & Research
Dr. Michael Nissen, MD is board certified in Ophthalmology.
- He has special expertise in 2 areas:
- Retina Surgery
- Retinal Disorders
Education & Awards
Dr. Nissen graduated from Albany Medical College.
Dr. Nissen has 21 hospital affiliations:
- New York Presbyterian Hospital / Columbia
- NYU Hospitals Center
Accepted Insurance Plans
Dr. Nissen accepts these health insurances in at least one office:
- Great-West Healthcare - 3 plans
- Unicare - 2 plans
- Humana - 5 plans
- Cigna - 2 plans
- United Healthcare - 17 plans
- HIP Health Plan of New York - 36 plans
- Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield - 15 plans
- Univera Healthcare - 1 plan
- Neighborhood Health Plan (NHP) - 1 plan
- Oxford Health Plans - 3 plans
- Healthfirst - 8 plans
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- Where does Dr. Michael Nissen practice?
Dr. Michael Nissen practices Ophthalmology near New York, NY.
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