Dr. Itzhak Nir, MD

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Specializes in Surgery • Male • Age 54

1201 Camino De Salud NE
Albuquerque, NM 87102
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Dr. Nir's Experience

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Hospital Quality

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Unm Hospital
2211 Lomas Blvd NE
Albuquerque, NM 87106

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University Of New Mexico Cancer Center
University Of New Mexico Cancer Center
1201 Camino De Salud NE
Albuquerque, NM 87102
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    Dr. Nir's Experience

    Specialties

    • Surgery
    • Complex General Surgical Oncology
    • Transplant Surgery
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    • Adrenalectomy
    • Bile Duct Procedure
    • Bile Duct Surgery
    • Biliary Drainage
    • Colon and Rectal Surgery
    • Esophageal Surgery
    • Foregut Surgery
    • Gastroenterology Procedures
    • Gastrointestinal Surgery
    • Gastrointestinal Surgery, Laproscopic
    • Laparoscopic Surgical Procedure
    • Liver Surgery
    • Lung Surgery
    • Lymph Node Biopsy or Excision
    • Open Tumor Ablation, Liver
    • Pancreatectomy (incl. Pancreas Transplant and Whipple Procedure)
    • Pancreatic Surgery
    • Percutaneous Tumor Ablation, Liver
    • Removal of Reproductive Organs (Hysterectomy, Oophorectomy, Salpingectomy, Salpingo-Oophorectomy, Resection of Peritoneal Malignancy)
    • Transplant Surgery
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    • Adrenal Gland Cancer
    • Anal and Rectal Cancer
    • Anal Disorders
    • Bile Duct Cancer
    • Bile Duct Disorders
    • Biliary Cancer
    • Blood Disorders
    • Bone Disorders
    • Breast Cancer
    • Breast Diseases
    • Cancer
    • Carcinoid Tumor
    • Cervical Cancer
    • Colon Mass
    • Colorectal Cancer
    • Esophageal Diseases
    • Gallbladder and Biliary Tract Cancer
    • Gallbladder Cancer
    • Gastrointestinal Diseases
    • Gastrointestinal Stromal Tumors
    • Head and Neck Cancer
    • Liver Cancer
    • Liver Diseases
    • Liver Diseases and Disorders
    • Lung Cancer
    • Neuroendocrine Tumors
    • Non-Hodgkin's Lymphoma
    • Pancreatic Cancer
    • Pancreatitis
    • Primitive Neuroectodermal Tumor
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    • Prostate Cancer
    • Pulmonary Disease
    • Sarcoma
    • Secondary Malignancies
    • Small Intestine Cancer
    • Soft Tissue Sarcoma
    • Stomach and Small Intestine Cancer
    • Stomach Cancer
    • Stomach Diseases
    • Thyroid Cancer
    • Urinary Disorders
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    • No sanctions history found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

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    • No board actions found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.
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    Awards & Recognitions

    Media & Publications

    • New Treatment Brings New Hope to Some Cancer Patients, 2012
    • Diversification and trends in biliary tree cancer among the three major ethnic groups in the state of New Mexico, 2012
    • Up and Down or Side to Side? A Systematic Review and Meta-Analysis Examinimg the Impact of Incision on Outcomes Following Abdominal Surgery, 2012
    • Formula To Reduce Cancer?, 2012
    • Renal clear cell carcinoma emerging in transplant kidney, 2009
    • Long term survival of uveal melanoma patients after surgery for liver metastases, 2009
    • A novel surgical approach for pre-sacral tumor involving pubis bone dislocation, 2006
    • Pseudopapillary tumor of the pancreas in a 17-year-old girl, 2011
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    Education & Training

    Medical School

    Ben Gurion University School Of Medicine
    Graduated in 1994

    Internship Hospital

    Hadassah University Hospital Mt Scopus
    Complete in 2005

    Residency Hospital

    Mount Sinai Hospital
    Complete in 1997

    Fellowship Hospital

    Memorial Sloan Kettering, Ny
    Complete in 2010
    Mount Sinai Hospital
    Complete in 2003

    Undergraduate Schools

    Ben Gurion University Of The Negev / Faculty Of Health Science
    Graduated in 1989
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    Languages Spoken by Dr. Nir & Staff

    • English
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    Dr. Nir's Hospital Quality

    The right hospital is as important as the right doctor

    Healthgrades Hospital Quality Ratings

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    Patient Satisfaction

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    Likelihood of recommending Dr. Nir to family and friends

    5 out of 5

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    Dr. Nir's Office & Staff

    Ease of scheduling urgent appointments

    4.8 out of 5

    10 responses

    Office environment, cleanliness, comfort, etc.

    5 out of 5

    10 responses

    Staff friendliness and courteousness

    4.9 out of 5

    10 responses

    Total wait time (waiting & exam rooms)

    16 – 30 minutes

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    Experience with Dr. Nir

    Level of trust in provider's decisions

    4.8 out of 5

    10 responses

    How well provider explains medical condition(s)

    5 out of 5

    10 responses

    How well provider listens and answers questions

    5 out of 5

    10 responses

    Spends appropriate amount of time with patients

    4.8 out of 5

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    Office Locations

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    University Of New Mexico Cancer Center
    1201 Camino De Salud NE
    Albuquerque, NM 87102
    (505) 925-0456 (Office)
    (505) 925-0454 (Fax)
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