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About Dr. Nicholas Nissen
Dr. Nicholas Nissen, MD is a Doctor primarily located in Los Angeles, CA. He has 26 years of experience. His specialties include Critical Care Medicine and General Surgery. Dr. Nissen is affiliated with Ronald Reagan UCLA Medical Center and Cedars-Sinai Medical Center. He speaks English.
Dr. Nicholas Nissen has the following 2 specialties
- Critical Care Medicine
Also sometimes referred to as intensivists, critical care specialists are physicians with specialized training in the diagnosis and management of life-threatening conditions. Some of these conditions affect vital organs like the heart and lungs, those that make breathing difficult or impossible, and those that affect entire organ systems, like the renal system.
Critical care specialists are typically found in a hospital's intensive care unit where they monitor patients with life-threatening conditions and make determinations as to the best course of treatment.
- General Surgery
A surgical specialist is a physician who has additional training in a specific area of surgery.
The American Board of Medical Specialties acknowledges the following surgical specialties: general surgery, thoracic and cardiac surgery, colon and rectal surgery, obstetrics and gynecological surgery, neurological surgery, ophthalmic surgery, oral and maxillofacial surgery, orthopedic surgery, otolaryngological surgery, pediatric surgery, plastic surgery, urological surgery, and vascular surgery.
Some procedures are performed by more than one type of specialist. Also, some surgeons may choose to specialize in specific procedures within their specialty area. For example, a plastic and maxillofacial surgeon may specialize in performing rhinoplasty procedures.
See the board certifications this doctor has received. Board certifications provide confidence that this doctor meets the nationally recognized standards for education, knowledge and experience.
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We met Dr. Nissen on Friday Jan 5th, 2018. The office staff scheduled our appointment for the same day and the doctor spend two plus hours with us to lift our hopes and spirits. Dr. Nissen number one attribute is to care about the patient. He is an excellent listener and answers every single question clearly. The highest level of excellence is apparent with Dr. Nissen demeanor. After we left the office at around 7:30 p.m., we are committed and looking forward to get help and support to overcome this health issue. Our thanks to the doctor and amazing staff.
Dr. Nissen is affiliated (can practice and admit patients) with the following hospital(s).
Ronald Reagan UCLA Medical Center
Cedars-Sinai Medical Center
26 Years Experience
University Of Minnesota Medical School
Graduated in 1991
University Health Center Of Pittsburgh
Dr. Nicholas Nissen accepts the following insurance providers.
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Locations & DirectionsRonald Reagan UCLA Medical Center, 757 Westwood Plz, Los Angeles, CA
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