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Dr. Daniel Nehls, MD

Neurosurgery*
3.0 (29)
Map Pin Small Gig Harbor, WA
Accepting new patients

Offers telehealth

Overview of Dr. Daniel Nehls, MD

Dr. Daniel Nehls, MD is a Neurosurgery Specialist in Gig Harbor, WA. They graduated from Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine and is affiliated with St. Joseph Medical Center. Dr. Nehls, completed a residency at Barrow Neurological Institute. Patients rated Dr. Nehls an average 3.0 star rating.

Dr. Nehls works at Franciscan Plastic Surgery Associates at St. Anthony in Gig Harbor, WA with other offices in Tacoma, WA. They are accepting new patients and accept Aetna, Anthem and Blue Cross Blue Shield as well as other major insurance plans. Please call ahead to schedule an appointment and to confirm all accepted insurance plans.

Dr. Nehls' Office Locations

  1. 1
    Franciscan Neurosurgery Associates at St. Anthony
    11511 Canterwood Blvd Ste 105, Gig Harbor, WA 98332 Icon Directions Right Arrow Directions Phone Icon (253) 366-5859
  2. 2
    Franciscan Neurology Associates at St. Joseph
    1608 S J St Fl 5, Tacoma, WA 98405 Icon Directions Right Arrow Directions Phone Icon (253) 366-5859

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    About Dr. Daniel Nehls, MD

    Specialties*
    • Neurosurgery

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    Languages Spoken
    • English
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    Gender
    • Male
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    NPI Number
    • 1194743732
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    Education & Certifications

    Fellowship
    • University of Glasgow
    Fellowship
    Residency
    • Barrow Neurological Institute
    Residency
    Medical Education
    • Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine
    Medical Education
    Board Certifications
    • Neurosurgery
    Board Certifications
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    Hospital Affiliations

    • St. Joseph Medical Center

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