Dr. Itzhak Nir, MD

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Specializes in Surgery • Male • Age 52

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 Boulevard North East
Albuquerque, NM 87106

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Appointments & Offices

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Accepting new patients?

  • Yes
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 Procedures
    • Bile Duct Surgery
    • Colon and Rectal Surgery
    • Esophageal Surgery
    • Foregut Surgery
    • Gastrointestinal Surgery
    • Gastrointestinal Surgery, Laproscopic
    • Liver Surgery
    • Lymph Node Biopsy or Excision
    • Pancreatectomy (incl. Pancreas Transplant & Whipple Procedure)
    • Pancreatic Surgery
    • Percutaneous Tumor Ablation, Liver
    • Transplant Surgery
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    • Adrenal Gland Cancer
    • Anal and Rectal Cancer
    • Bile Duct Cancer
    • Bile Duct Disorders
    • Biliary Cancer
    • Breast Cancer
    • Carcinoid Tumor
    • Cervical Cancer
    • Colon Mass
    • Colorectal Cancer
    • Gallbladder & Biliary Tract Cancer
    • Gastrointestinal Stromal Tumors
    • Liver Cancer
    • Liver Diseases
    • Lung Cancer
    • Lymphoma
    • Pancreatic Cancer
    • Pancreatitis
    • Primitive Neuroectodermal Tumor
    • Prostate Cancer
    • Sarcoma
    • Secondary Malignancies
    • Small Intestine Cancer
    • Soft Tissue Sarcoma
    • Stomach and Small Intestine Cancer
    • Stomach Cancer
    • Thyroid Cancer
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    Background Check for Dr. Nir

    Malpractice Claims not available

    • Healthgrades does not collect malpractice information for New Mexico.
    • No sanctions history found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

    0 Board Actions

    • 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
  2. Healthgrades

    9 Facts About Hospital Quality

    Patients’ risk of dying during a hospital stay for heart bypass surgery could be 85.2% lower, on average, at a hospital rated 5 stars compared to a hospital rated 1 star for that procedure. Choosing the right hospital is critical to your health. View Slideshow

    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

    Patients' feedback on their experience with Dr. Nir

    Likelihood of recommending Dr. Nir to family and friends

    7 responses
    above
    national average

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    Dr. Nir's Office & Staff
    Ease of scheduling urgent appointments
    7 responses
    above
    national average
    Office environment, cleanliness, comfort, etc.
    7 responses
    above
    national average
    Staff friendliness and courteousness
    7 responses
    above
    national average
    Total wait time (waiting & exam rooms)
    16 – 30 minutes 7 responses
    longer than
    national average
    Experience with Dr. Nir
    Level of trust in provider's decisions
    7 responses
    above
    national average
    How well provider explains medical condition(s)
    7 responses
    above
    national average
    How well provider listens and answers questions
    7 responses
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    national average
    Spends appropriate amount of time with patients
    7 responses
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    • Yes.

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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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