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Dr. Anish Nihalani, MD

General Surgery*
4.5 (41)
Map Pin Small Edison, NJ
Accepting new patients
24 years of experience

Offers telehealth

Overview of Dr. Anish Nihalani, MD

Dr. Anish Nihalani, MD is a General Surgery Specialist in Edison, NJ. They specialize in General Surgery, has 24 years of experience. They graduated from Rutgers Robert Wood Johnson Medical School and is affiliated with JFK University Medical Center and Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital At Rahway. Patients rated Dr. Nihalani an average 4.5 star rating.

Dr. Nihalani works at Practice in Edison, NJ with other offices in Clark, NJ. They are accepting new patients and accept Aetna, Blue Cross Blue Shield and Cigna as well as other major insurance plans. Please call ahead to schedule an appointment and to confirm all accepted insurance plans.

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Dr. Nihalani's Office Locations

  1. 1
    Best Doctors LLC
    98 James St Ste 103, Edison, NJ 08820 Icon Directions Right Arrow Directions Phone Icon (732) 662-5888
  2. 2
    Daylight of Union County
    28 Gibson Blvd, Clark, NJ 07066 Icon Directions Right Arrow Directions Phone Icon (800) 633-8446
  3. 3
    Diagnostic Vascular Imaging
    98 James St Ste 212, Edison, NJ 08820 Icon Directions Right Arrow Directions Phone Icon (732) 744-5955

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  • JFK University Medical Center
  • Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital At Rahway

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    About Dr. Anish Nihalani, MD

    Specialties*
    • General Surgery

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    • 24 years of experience
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    • English, Spanish
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    NPI Number
    • 1447448212
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    Education & Certifications

    Medical Education
    • Rutgers Robert Wood Johnson Medical School
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