Dr. Itzhak Nir, MD

Dr. Itzhak Nir, MD

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Dr. Itzhak Nir, MD is a surgery specialist in Albuquerque, NM and has been practicing for 22 years. He graduated from Ben Gurion University School Of Medicine in 1994 and specializes in surgery, complex general surgical oncology, and more.

1201 Camino De Salud NE

Albuquerque, NM 87102

Contact Information

(505) 925-0456

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Amerigroup (Wellpoint)
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Health Net
  • Humana
  • Lovelace Health Plan
  • Medicaid
  • Molina Healthcare
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Dr. Nir's conditions and procedures:

Adrenal Gland Cancer
Adrenalectomy
All Lymphoma
Anal and Rectal Cancer
Anal Disorders
Bile Duct Disorders
Bile Duct Procedure
Bile Duct Surgery
Biliary Cancer
Biliary Drainage
Bladder Cancer
Blood Disorders
Bone Cancer
Bone Disorders
Breast Cancer
Breast Diseases
Cancer
Carcinoid Tumor
Cholangiocarcinoma
Colon and Rectal Surgery
Colon Mass
Colorectal Cancer
Esophageal Cancer
Esophageal Diseases
Esophageal Surgery
Excision of Bile Duct Tumor
Fallopian Tube Cancer
Foregut Surgery
Gallbladder and Biliary Tract Cancer
Gallbladder Cancer
Gastroenterology Procedures
Gastrointestinal Diseases
Gastrointestinal Stromal Tumors
Gastrointestinal Surgery
Gastrointestinal Surgery, Laproscopic
Gynecologic Cancer
Head and Neck Cancer
Head and Neck Surgery
Laparoscopic Surgical Procedure
Liver Cancer
Liver Diseases and Disorders
Liver Surgery
Lung Cancer
Lung Surgery
Lymph Node Biopsy or Excision
Neuroendocrine Tumors
Non-Hodgkin's Lymphoma
Open Tumor Ablation, Liver
Osteosarcoma
Ovarian Cancer
Pancreatectomy (incl. Pancreas Transplant and Whipple Procedure)
Pancreatic Cancer
Pancreatic Surgery
Pancreatitis
Percutaneous Tumor Ablation, Liver
Port Placements or Replacements
Primitive Neuroectodermal Tumor
Prostate Cancer
Pulmonary Disease
Removal of Reproductive Organs (Hysterectomy, Oophorectomy, Salpingectomy, Salpingo-Oophorectomy, Resection of Peritoneal Malignancy)
Removal or Destruction of Rectal or Intestinal Tumor (incl. Colonoscopy, Proctosigmoidoscopy, Sigmoidoscopy and Control of Hemorrhage)
Sarcoma
Secondary Malignancies
Small Intestine Cancer
Soft Tissue Sarcoma
Stomach and Small Intestine Cancer
Stomach Cancer
Stomach Diseases
Transplant Surgery
Urinary Disorders
Uterine Diseases

About Me

Biography

Dr. Itzhak Nir, MD is a surgery specialist in Albuquerque, NM and has been practicing for 22 years. He graduated from Ben Gurion University School Of Medicine in 1994 and specializes in surgery, complex general surgical oncology, and more.

Specialties

  • Surgery
  • Complex General Surgical Oncology
  • Transplant Surgery

Education

2010
Memorial Sloan Kettering, Ny
Fellowship Hospital
2005
Hadassah University Hospital Mt Scopus
Internship Hospital
2003
Mount Sinai Hospital
Fellowship Hospital
1997
Mount Sinai Hospital
Residency Hospital
1994
Ben Gurion University School Of Medicine
Medical School
1989
Ben Gurion University Of The Negev / Faculty Of Health Science
Undergraduate School
2010
2005
2003
1997
1994
1989

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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Dr. Nir saved my life....he is my Super Hero! He is an amazing surgeon, very caring, knowledgeable, and skilled in his profession. He treated me and my family like his own family! He educated me on my diagonosis and explained everything to me in a manner I could understand about my surgery,...Read More
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If you need a complex pancreatic surgery ONLY have Dr Nir and his amazing team do it. He is not only a great surgeon, as I could see from the trail of Drs who followed him post surgery, but he's got a wonderful, friendly, intelligent bedside manner and an outstanding PA, too. No complications,...Read More
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He removed a tumor on my pancreas (an insulinoma) in August of 2015. He is very professional. He gave a very good description of the planned operation. He answered my questions directly and described the risks. He seemed to be very concerned with making sure I was taken care of after the...Read More
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Aetna
Aetna PPO
Amerigroup (Wellpoint)
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Card PPO
Cigna
Cigna PPO
Great West Healthcare-Cigna PPO
Open Access
Health Net
Universal Care
Humana
Choice Care
Choice Care PPO
Lovelace Health Plan
Medicaid
Molina Healthcare
Molina
MultiPlan
MultiPlan PPO
PHCS Network PPO
Presbyterian Health Plan
Presbyterian Health Plan, Inc.
Tricare
TriCare for Life
Triwest
TriCare/TriWest
UnitedHealthCare
Choice Plus POS
Options PPO
United Behavioral Health
United Healthcare

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Unm Hospital

Albuquerque, NM