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Patient Reviews

4.0
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Patient comments (14)

The overall average patient rating of Dr. Nicholas Nissen is Good. Dr. Nissen has been reviewed by 53 patients who have provided 14 comments. The rating is 4 out of 5 stars.

Patient Ratings
Ease of Appointment 4.0
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Promptness 4.0
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Courteous Staff 4.3
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Accurate Diagnosis 4.4
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Bedside Manner 4.4
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Spends Time with Me 4.4
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Follows Up After Visit 4.4
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Specialties & Research

Dr. Nicholas Nissen, MD is board certified in Surgery and Surgical Critical Care.


Education & Awards

Dr. Nissen graduated from University of Minnesota, Twin Cities, Minneapolis. He has 7 awards.

Awards  
Castle Connolly America's Top Doctors® (2010 - 2015)
Castle Connolly America's Top Doctors® for Cancer (2009 - 2012, 2014 - 2015)
Patients' Choice Award (2008 - 2009, 2013, 2015)
Compassionate Doctor Award - 5 Year Honoree (2015)
Compassionate Doctor Recognition (2009, 2011 - 2015)
Top 10 Doctor - Neighborhood (2014)
Mid-City West
Surgeon
Top 10 Doctor - City (2014)
Los Angeles, CA
Surgeon

Affiliations

Dr. Nissen has 1 hospital affiliations:

  • Cedars-Sinai Medical Center 

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Additional Information
Dr. Nicholas Naumann Nissen MD is a male Surgeon, has 21 years of experience and practices in Surgery and Surgical Critical Care.
Where does Dr. Nicholas N. Nissen practice?
Dr. Nicholas Nissen has 1 office location.
Dr. Nicholas Nissen practices Surgery and Surgical Critical Care near Los Angeles, CA.
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