Dr. Nisar Zaidi, MD

Dr. Nisar Zaidi, MD

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General Surgery  ·  
Male  ·  
37 y/o
(2)

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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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Top Care Areas

See how frequently Dr. Zaidi performs your care needs compared to other doctors.

Abdominal Disorders
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more than 68% of peers
Cancer
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more than 61% of peers
Secondary Malignancies
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more than 58% of peers

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Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Zaidi "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."

1  Specialties

  • General Surgery

1  Board Certifications

  • General Surgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Surgery*

32  Conditions Treated

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53  Procedures

  • Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
  • Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
  • Adrenal Surgery
  • Adrenalectomy
  • Adrenalectomy With Robotic Assistance
  • Appendectomy, Laparoscopic
  • Appendectomy, Open
  • Cervical Lymph Node Dissection
  • Colectomy
  • Colon and Rectal Surgery
  • Colonoscopy, Proctosigmoidoscopy, and Sigmoidoscopy
  • 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
  • Gastroenterology Procedures
  • Hernia Repair
  • Incisional Hernia Repair, Laparoscopic
  • Inguinal Hernia Repair, Laparoscopic
  • Inguinal Hernia Repair, Open
  • Intestinal Transplant (incl. Enterectomy)
  • Laparoscopic Adrenal Surgery
  • Laparoscopic Adrenalectomy
  • Laparoscopic Endocrine Surgery
  • Laparoscopic Splenectomy
  • Laparoscopic Surgical Procedure
  • Laparoscopic Tumor Ablation, Liver
  • Laparotomy
  • 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
  • Parathyroid Surgery
  • Parathyroidectomy
  • Partial Adrenalectomy
  • Port Placements or Replacements
  • Removal or Destruction of Rectal or Intestinal Tumor (incl. Colonoscopy, Proctosigmoidoscopy, Sigmoidoscopy and Control of Hemorrhage)
  • Splenectomy
  • Thoracentesis
  • Thyroid Biopsy
  • Thyroid Cancer Surgery With or Without Radical Neck Dissection
  • Thyroid Fine Needle Aspiration Biopsy
  • Thyroid Lobectomy
  • Thyroid Nodule Evaluation
  • Thyroid Surgery
  • Thyroidectomy
  • Thyroidectomy or Thyroid Lobectomy
  • Tracheal Surgery
  • Tumor Ablation
  • Tumor Ablation, Liver
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Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

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0 Sanctions

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.

Education

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

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Zaidi has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Hindi
  • Spanish
  • Urdu

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Zaidi's Reviews

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Likelihood to Recommend (2)

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  • 4
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  • 3
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Dr. Zaidi's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    EXCELLENT
  • Explains condition(s) well

    EXCELLENT
  • Answers questions

    EXCELLENT
  • Time well spent

    EXCELLENT

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    EXCELLENT
  • Office environment

    EXCELLENT
  • Staff friendliness

    EXCELLENT
  • Average wait time

    10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (1)

Compassionate, extremely informative, explains all & any options. Treats you like family.
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