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Specialties & Research
Dr. Virgil Nielsen, MD is board certified in Internal Medicine and Geriatric Medicine.
- He has special expertise in 4 areas:
- Alzheimer's Disease
- Heart Diseases
- Heart Failure
Education & Awards
Dr. Nielsen graduated from Loma Linda University. He has 6 awards.
Dr. Nielsen has 1 hospital affiliations:
- Kaiser Permanente - Riverside Medical Center
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- Additional Information
- Dr. Virgil John Nielsen MD is a male Internist, has 31 years of experience and practices in Internal Medicine and Geriatric Medicine.
- Where does Dr. Virgil J. Nielsen practice?
- Dr. Virgil Nielsen has 2 office locations.
Dr. Virgil Nielsen practices Internal Medicine and Geriatric Medicine near Palm Desert, CA.
Additional practice locations include: Riverside, CA.
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