Dr. Joseph Nahas, MD

RheumatologyMaleAge 41

Dr. Joseph Nahas, MD is a Rheumatology Specialist in Omaha, NE. Dr. Nahas has more experience with Osteoporosis & Screening, Rheumatologic Muscular Diseases, and Arthritis & Arthropathy than other specialists in his area. He is affiliated with medical facilities such as CHI Health Creighton University Medical Center - Bergan Mercy and Chi Health Lakeside. He is accepting new patients and has indicated that he accepts telehealth appointments. Be sure to call ahead with Dr. Nahas to book an appointment.

Dr. Nahas
601 N 30th St Ste 5700 Omaha, NE 68131
Accepting new patients
Telehealth services available

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Frequently Treated by Dr. Nahas

Based on treatment records, we have identified the following as areas of care that Dr. Nahas treats more often than their peers. If you are unsure whether Dr. Nahas treats other conditions, please contact the office at (402) 717-0750.

Osteoporosis & Screening

Osteoporosis specialists diagnose and treat conditions characterized by low bone density and bone weakness, such as osteoporosis and osteopenia.Compare with other Osteoporosis & Screening specialists.

Dr. Nahas is experienced in the area of Osteoporosis & Screening. See the graph below to learn more about his experience.

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Osteoporosis
Osteopenia
Osteoporosis Screening
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Rheumatologic Muscular Diseases

Rheumatologic muscular disease specialists diagnose and treat conditions including systemic lupus erythematosus, polymyalgia rheumatica, and polymyositis in which the immune system attacks healthy cells and causes muscle pain, stiffness or weakness.Compare with other Rheumatologic Muscular Diseases specialists.

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Polymyositis
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Arthritis & Arthropathy

Arthritis and arthropathy specialists diagnose and treat diseases such as rheumatoid arthritis, psoriatic arthritis, osteoarthritis, and ankylosing spondylitis that damage joints, causing pain, stiffness and swelling.Compare with other Arthritis & Arthropathy specialists.

Dr. Nahas is experienced in the area of Arthritis & Arthropathy. See the graph below to learn more about his experience.

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Arthritis
Arthritis of the Elbow
Rheumatoid Arthritis
Osteoarthritis of Shoulder
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Dr. Nahas' conditions and procedures:

  • Abdominal Pain
  • Acute Deep Vein Thrombosis (DVT)
  • Acute Laryngitis
  • Acute Sinusitis
  • Acute Upper Respiratory Infection
  • Acute Venous Embolism Thrombosis
  • Adhesive Capsulitis
  • Administrative Physical
  • All Headaches (incl. Migraine)
  • Allergic Conjunctivitis
  • Anemia
  • Ankylosing Spondylitis
  • Ankylosing Vertebral Hyperostosis
  • Antiphospholipid Syndrome (APS)
  • Anxiety
  • Arterial Blood Gas Test (ABG)
  • Arthritis
  • Arthritis of the Elbow
  • Arthritis of the Neck
  • Arthropathy Associated With Reiters Disease
  • Asymptomatic Post-Menopausal Status
  • Atherosclerosis
  • Back Pain
  • Behçet's Disease
  • Benign Chronic Pain Syndrome
  • Bladder Infection
  • Blood in Urine (Hematuria)
  • Bone Density Scan
  • Bronchiectasis
  • Bronchitis
  • Bursitis
  • Calcium Metabolism Disorders
  • Canker Sore
  • Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
  • Cellulitis
  • Chest Pain
  • Chondrocalcinosis
  • Chronic Deep Vein Thrombosis (DVT)
  • Chronic Fatigue Syndrome
  • Chronic Neck Pain
  • Chronic Pain
  • Chronic Sinusitis
  • Classic Polyarteritis Nodosa
  • Coccygeal Pain
  • Confusion
  • Constipation
  • COPD (Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease)
  • Cough
  • Cryoglobulinemia
  • Cutaneous Lupus Erythematosus
  • De Quervain's Disease
  • Deep Vein Thrombosis (DVT)
  • Degenerative Disc Disease
  • Dehydration
  • Dermatitis Due to Drugs
  • Dermatitis Due to Substances Taken Internally
  • Dermatomyositis
  • Diabetes Counseling
  • Diabetes Mellitus, Secondary
  • Diabetes Type 1
  • Diabetes Type 2
  • Diabetes With Renal Manifestations
  • Diabetic Polyneuropathy
  • Diarrhea
  • Difficulty With Walking
  • Dizziness
  • Dry Eyes
  • Dry Skin
  • Dual-Energy X-Ray Absorptiometry (DEXA) Scan
  • Dyslipidemia
  • Dysphagia
  • Ear Ache
  • Electrocardiogram (EKG)
  • Emphysema
  • Enlarged Prostate (BPH)
  • Enteritis
  • Enthesopathy of Hip (incl. Trochanteric Bursitis)
  • Enthesopathy of Knee (incl. Bursitis of Knee)
  • Excessive Sweating
  • Fever
  • Fibromyalgia
  • Gait Abnormality
  • Ganglion Cyst
  • Gastritis
  • Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease (GERD)
  • Gastroparesis
  • Goodpasture's Disease
  • Gout
  • Hair Loss
  • Headache
  • Heart Disease
  • Heart Palpitations
  • Hernia
  • Herpes Simplex Infection
  • Hidradenitis
  • Hip Sprain
  • Histoplasmosis
  • Hives
  • Hypercalcemia
  • Hyperkalemia
  • Hyperlipidemia
  • Hypertension
  • Hypokalemia
  • Hypotension
  • Hypotension (Excluding Maternal)
  • Hypothyroidism
  • Insomnia
  • Intertrigo
  • Intervertebral Disc Disease
  • Iron Metabolism Disorders
  • Irritable Bowel Syndrome
  • Itchy Skin
  • Joint Drainage
  • Joint Fluid Test
  • Joint Pain
  • Juvenile Chronic Arthritis
  • Laryngitis
  • Lateral and Medial Epicondylitis (Tennis and Golf Elbow)
  • Limb Cramp
  • Limb Pain
  • Limb Swelling
  • Limb Swelling Caused by Fluid Overload
  • Lipid Disorders
  • Liver Damage from Alcohol
  • Low Back Pain
  • Lupus
  • Malaise and Fatigue
  • Malnutrition
  • Migraine
  • Mineral Metabolism Disorders
  • Muscle Spasm
  • Muscle Weakness
  • Musculoskeletal Function Test
  • Myofascial Trigger Point Injection
  • Nausea
  • Neck Strain (incl. Whiplash Injury)
  • Noninfectious Gastroenteritis and Colitis
  • Obesity
  • Osteoarthritis
  • Osteoarthritis of Ankle and Foot
  • Osteoarthritis of Hand or Wrist
  • Osteoarthritis of Hands
  • Osteoarthritis of Hip
  • Osteoarthritis of Hip and Thigh
  • Osteoarthritis of Knee
  • Osteoarthritis of Shoulder
  • Osteoarthritis of Spine
  • Osteopenia
  • Osteoporosis
  • Osteoporosis Screening
  • Otitis Media
  • Outer Ear Infection
  • Overweight
  • Painful Urination (Dysuria)
  • Patellofemoral Pain Syndrome or Knee Pain
  • Pericardial Disease
  • Peripheral Nerve Disorders
  • Pinkeye (Conjunctivitis)
  • Plantar Fasciitis
  • Pneumonia
  • Polymyalgia Rheumatica (PMR)
  • Polymyositis
  • Polyneuropathy
  • Proteinuria
  • Psoriatic Arthritis
  • Quantitative Sensory Test (QST)
  • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Rash
  • Raynaud's Disease
  • Reiter's Syndrome (Reactive Arthritis)
  • Restless Leg Syndrome
  • Rheumatoid Arthritis
  • Rosacea
  • Runner's Knee
  • Sarcoidosis
  • Sciatica (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Scleroderma
  • Sexually Transmitted Diseases (STDs)
  • Shortness of Breath
  • Shoulder Impingement Syndrome
  • Shoulder Tendinitis and Tenosynovitis
  • Sinus Bradycardia
  • Sinusitis
  • Sjögren's Syndrome
  • Sleep Apnea
  • Spondylitis
  • Sprains and Strains (incl. Muscle Tear)
  • Steroid Injection
  • Still's Disease
  • Systemic Chondromalacia
  • Systemic Sclerosis
  • Systemic Vasculitis
  • Takayasu's Arteritis
  • Temporal Arteritis
  • Tension Headache
  • Tinnitus
  • Tobacco Use Disorder
  • Tremor
  • Trigeminal Neuralgia
  • Trigger Finger
  • Trigger Point Injection
  • Ultrasound, Musculoskeletal
  • Urinary Incontinence
  • Urinary Stones
  • Urinary Tract Infection (UTI)
  • Vaginitis and-or Vaginosis
  • Vasculitis
  • Vertigo
  • Viral Hepatitis
  • Viral Infection
  • Vitamin D Deficiency
  • Wegener's Granulomatosis
  • Wheezing
  • Wrist Sprain or Strain

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Dr. Nahas accepts the following insurance:

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Anthem
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Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
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Blue Preferred Plus POS
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Card PPO
Blue Cross Blue Shield of Minnesota
Blue Cross Accord
CareFirst Blue Cross Blue Shield
HealthyBlue 2.0
HealthyBlue Advantage
Cigna
Cigna PPO
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First Health (Coventry Health Care)
First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
MultiPlan
MultiPlan PPO
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Dr. Nahas' Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Nahas

4.5

Based on 18 ratings

5 Stars
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4 Stars
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Dr Nahas is a Rheumatologist with CHIhealth hospitals in Omaha, NE. He is patient, kind, and always willing to listen to issues, new and old. He is able to ease the patient's worry and still has the ability to keep a smile, compassion, and an open mind through all of the struggles that come with helping patients with chronic illnesses.
What went well
  • Appointment scheduling
  • Office environment
  • Staff friendliness
  • Appointment wasn't rushed
  • Listened & answered questions
  • Explained conditions well
  • Trusted the provider's decisions
What could be improved
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Nov 16, 2019
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I would recommend Dr.Nahas to anybody who needs a rheumatologist. Very kind and thorough.
What went well
  • Appointment scheduling
  • Office environment
  • Staff friendliness
  • Wait times
  • Appointment wasn't rushed
  • Listened & answered questions
  • Explained conditions well
  • Trusted the provider's decisions
What could be improved
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NE – Sep 27, 2018
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Dr.Nahas is a very compassionate doctor..he listens & tries to get to the bottom of my pain...wish more doctors were like him.
What went well
  • Appointment scheduling
  • Office environment
  • Staff friendliness
  • Wait times
  • Appointment wasn't rushed
  • Listened & answered questions
  • Explained conditions well
  • Trusted the provider's decisions
What could be improved
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Denice Hillyer in Elkhorn, NE – May 14, 2018
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Dr. Nahas is kind and understanding and makes you feel very comfortable.
What went well
  • Appointment scheduling
  • Office environment
  • Staff friendliness
  • Wait times
  • Appointment wasn't rushed
  • Listened & answered questions
  • Explained conditions well
  • Trusted the provider's decisions
What could be improved
No results
8 people found this helpful
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Logan, Iowa – Oct 17, 2017
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Dr Nahas has been extremely helpful with understanding my symptoms related to arthritis and recommending solutions to help with pain management. Very thorough and detailed and highly recommend to family and friends. The staff, and specifically medical assistant, are easy to talk to and pleasant to communicate with.
What went well
  • Appointment scheduling
  • Office environment
  • Staff friendliness
  • Wait times
  • Appointment wasn't rushed
  • Listened & answered questions
  • Explained conditions well
  • Trusted the provider's decisions
What could be improved
No results
10 people found this helpful
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Tomas in Ralston, NE – Jul 26, 2017
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I see Dr. Nahas for my fibromyalgia. He's always caring and thorough, and I love having him as my doctor.
What went well
  • Appointment scheduling
  • Office environment
  • Staff friendliness
  • Wait times
  • Appointment wasn't rushed
  • Listened & answered questions
  • Explained conditions well
  • Trusted the provider's decisions
What could be improved
No results
13 people found this helpful
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Omaha, NE – May 01, 2017
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  • Rheumatology
  • Internal Medicine

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Does Dr. Joseph Nahas, MD offer telehealth services?

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What are Dr. Joseph Nahas, MD's top areas of care?

Dr. Nahas frequently treats Osteoporosis & Screening, Rheumatologic Muscular Diseases, and Arthritis & Arthropathy. See all practice areas where Dr. Nahas specializes.

Where is Dr. Joseph Nahas, MD's office located?

Dr. Nahas' office is located at 601 N 30th St Ste 5700, Omaha, NE 68131. Find other locations and directions on Healthgrades.

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Locations

Practice

601 N 30th St Ste 5700 Omaha, NE 68131
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Affiliated Hospitals

Dr. Nahas is affiliated with the following hospitals. Select a hospital below to learn more.

Learn more about how Healthgrades measuresHospital Quality.

CHI Health Creighton University Medical Center - Bergan Mercy

Omaha, NE

63% Patient Experience Rating, 6% lower than the national average

11 Awards Received

Award Highlight: America's 250 Best Hospitals Award™ (2021)

Chi Health Lakeside

Omaha, NE

73% Patient Experience Rating, 4% higher than the national average

10 Awards Received

Award Highlight: America's 250 Best Hospitals Award™ (2021)

Chi Health Mercy Council Bluffs

Council Bluffs, IA

72% Patient Experience Rating, 3% higher than the national average

Chi Health Midlands

Papillion, NE

78% Patient Experience Rating, 9% higher than the national average

1 Award Received

Award Highlight: Patient Safety Excellence Award™ (2020)

CHI Health St. Mary's

Nebraska City, NE

80% Patient Experience Rating, 11% higher than the national average