Dr. Nisar Zaidi, MD

Dr. Nisar Zaidi, MD

General Surgery  ·  
Male  ·  
37 y/o

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Dr. Nisar Zaidi, MD is a general surgery specialist in Duluth, MN and has been practicing for 3 years. He specializes in general surgery.

Essentia Health-Duluth Clinic 3rd Street Building

400 E 3rd St

Duluth, MN 55805
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Insurance Accepted

  • Medicaid

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Dr. Zaidi's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Thyroid Lobectomy

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Zaidi performs Thyroid Lobectomy more than 5% of his peers

Dr. Zaidi performs this procedure more than 5% of his peers

Thyroid Cancer

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Zaidi treats Thyroid Cancer more than 5% of his peers

Dr. Zaidi treats this condition more than 5% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Follicular Adenocarcinoma
  • Follicular Thyroid Cancer
  • Medullary Thyroid Cancer
  • Papillary Thyroid Cancer
  • Parathyroid (Gland) Cancer
  • Thyroid Cancer, Anaplastic
  • Thyroid Cancer, Familial Medullary
  • Thyroid Cancer, Hurthle Cell

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Zaidi performs Parathyroidectomy more than 5% of his peers

Dr. Zaidi performs this procedure more than 5% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Minimally-Invasive Parathyrodectomy

Dr. Zaidi's conditions and procedures:

Adrenal Cortex Neoplasms
Adrenal Gland Cancer
Adrenal Incidentaloma
Adrenal Surgery
Adrenalectomy With Robotic Assistance
Appendectomy, Laparoscopic
Cervical Lymph Node Dissection
Cholecystitis and Gallstones
Collapsed Lung (Pneumothorax)
Cushing's Syndrome
Distal Pancreatectomy
Dressing and-or Debridement of Wound, Infection, or Burn (incl. Negative Pressure Wound Therapy)
Enterostomy (Laparoscopic or Open)
Gallbladder Removal
Gallbladder Removal (Cholecystectomy), Laparoscopic
Gallbladder Removal (Cholecystectomy), Open
Graves' Disease
Hernia Repair
Incisional Hernia
Incisional Hernia Repair, Laparoscopic
Inguinal Hernia Repair, Laparoscopic
Inguinal Hernia Repair, Open
Intestinal Abscess
Intestinal Obstruction
Laparoscopic Adrenal Surgery
Laparoscopic Adrenalectomy
Laparoscopic Endocrine Surgery
Laparoscopic Splenectomy
Laparoscopic Surgical Procedure
Laparoscopic Tumor Ablation, Liver
Microwave Ablation of Liver Tumor
Minimally Invasive Partial Adrenalectomy With Robotic Assistance
Open Adrenal Surgery
Open Incisional and-or Ventral Hernia Repair
Open Tumor Ablation, Liver
Pancreatic Islet Cell Tumors (Functioning Tumor)
Parathyroid Surgery
Partial Adrenalectomy
Port Placements or Replacements
Primary Hyperparathyroidism
Secondary Hyperparathyroidism
Thyroid Biopsy
Thyroid Cancer
Thyroid Cancer Surgery With or Without Radical Neck Dissection
Thyroid Disease
Thyroid Fine Needle Aspiration Biopsy
Thyroid Goiter
Thyroid Lobectomy
Thyroid Nodule
Thyroid Nodule Evaluation
Thyroid Surgery
Thyroidectomy or Thyroid Lobectomy
Tracheal Surgery
Tumor Ablation
Tumor Ablation, Liver
Ventral Hernia

About Me

Care Philosophy

As a physician, I have the privilege of caring for patients and their families and sharing in Essentia Health's mission of making a healthy difference in people's lives.


  • General Surgery

Board Certifications


  • 2016
    Cleveland Clinic
  • 2015
    University Of Sydney-Endocrine Surgery
    Fellowship Hospital
  • 2013
    Stamford Hospital-Columbia University College Of Physicians and Surgeons
    Residency Hospital
  • 2010
    Saint Vincents Catholic Medical Centers-New York Medical College
    Internship Hospital
  • 2008
    University of Connecticut Health Center School of Medicine
    Medical School
  • University of Connecticut
    Undergraduate School


  • Hindi
  • Spanish
  • Urdu
  • English


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What People Say About Dr. Nisar Zaidi, MD
Compassionate, extremely informative, explains all & any options. Treats you like family.
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Essentia Health-West Duluth Clinic

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    • Mon: 7:30am - 5:00pm
    • Tue: 7:30am - 5:00pm
    • Wed: 7:30am - 5:00pm
    • Thu: 7:30am - 5:00pm
    • Fri: 7:30am - 5:00pm
    • Sat: closed
    • Sun: closed
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