Dr. Wade Fornander, MD

Dr. Wade Fornander, MD

Family Medicine  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 42
Dr. Wade Fornander, MD is a family medicine specialist in Lincoln, NE and has been practicing for 13 years. He graduated from University Of Nebraska College Of Medince in 2002 and specializes in family medicine and preventive medicine.Read his story

4600 Valley Rd Ste 200

Lincoln, NE 68510

Contact Information

(402) 328-4700

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • UnitedHealthCare

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  • Specializes in Family Medicine
  • Board certified in Family Practice
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Dr. Fornander's bio

This content was provided by Dr. Fornander "Dr. Wade Fornander earned his medical degree with distinction from the University of Nebraska Medical Center in Omaha. He completed his residency with the Lincoln Family Practice Program in Lincoln. Fornander previously served as a faculty physician with the Lincoln Family Medicine Residency program teaching family medicine residents and practicing full-spectrum family medicine."

Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Fornander "My care philosophy is to help patients manage health and medical conditions in a way that is safe, effective, and evidence-based. Lifestyle-related health problems will be treated with exercise and diet education, weight management, and stress management, in addition to standard medical treatment. It is my pleasure to work with a top-notch healthcare team at Prairie Lake Family Medicine."

2  Specialties

  • Family Medicine
  • Preventive Medicine

1  Board Certifications

  • Family Practice
    Accredited by: American Board of Family Medicine*

19  Procedures

  • Abscess Incision and Drainage
  • Biopsy
  • Breast Exam
  • Electrocardiogram (EKG)
  • Excision, Shaving, or Destruction of Skin and Subcutaneous Tissue (incl. Mohs Micrographic Surgery), Tissue Transfer
  • Gynecologic Cancer Screening
  • Immunization
  • Joint Injection
  • Mole Removal
  • Pap Smear
  • Pelvic Exams
  • Physical Examination
  • Skin Biopsy
  • Stitches
  • Urinalysis
  • Vaccination
  • Wart Removal
  • Well Baby Care
  • Wellness Examination

Background Check

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0 Sanctions

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0 Board Actions

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  • Chadron State College, Chadron, Ne
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1998
  • University Of Nebraska College Of Medince
    Medical School | Graduated 2002
  • Lincoln Medical Education Partnership
    Internship Hospital | Completed 2005
  • Lincoln Medical Education Partnership
    Residency Hospital | Completed 2005

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

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Languages Spoken

  • English

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What People Say About Dr. Wade Fornander, MD
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Dr Fornander is knowledgable and caring. He shows compassion and respect. He understands what I want and expect concerning my health, letting me make decisions according to my beliefs. He does not order unnecessary tests or referrals. Does not seem rushed, and addresses important issues in...Read More
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I was with Dr. Fornander for one year. During that time, I had a few visits to his office and was overall pleased with the care that I received. I recently received a letter stating that he was moving practices without any prior warning. Upon calling his new practice, I was informed that he was...Read More
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Willing to spend as much time as needed to discuss my health issues and formulate a plan. Very personable. Excellent listener. Best doctor I have had in many years.
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He remembers who I am and remembers what I was in for prior. He is willing to listen and work together to solve the health issue or is willing to look for and answer any questions.
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