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Dr. Walter Nieves, MD

Neurology*
4.0 (4)
Map Pin Small Suffern, NY
Accepting new patients
48 years of experience

Offers telehealth

Overview of Dr. Walter Nieves, MD

Dr. Walter Nieves, MD is a Neurology Specialist in Suffern, NY. They specialize in Neurology, has 48 years of experience, and is board certified in Neurology. They graduated from Columbia University Vagelos College of Physicians and Surgeons and is affiliated with Phelps Hospital, Nyack Hospital, Good Samaritan Hospital and Helen Hayes Hospital. Dr. Nieves, completed a residency at Albert Einstein College of Medicine. Patients rated Dr. Nieves an average 4.0 star rating.

Dr. Nieves works at Practice in Suffern, NY. 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. Nieves' Office Locations

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    Office
    11 N Airmont Rd Ste 10, Suffern, NY 10901 Icon Directions Right Arrow Directions Phone Icon (845) 357-5525
    Monday
    08:00 - 17:00
    Tuesday
    08:00 - 17:00
    Wednesday
    08:00 - 17:00
    Thursday
    08:00 - 17:00
    Friday
    08:00 - 17:00

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  • Phelps Hospital
  • Nyack Hospital
  • Good Samaritan Hospital
  • Helen Hayes Hospital

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    About Dr. Walter Nieves, MD

    Specialties*
    • Neurology

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    Years of Experience
    • 48 years of experience
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    Languages Spoken
    • English, French and Spanish
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    NPI Number
    • 1740206440
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    Education & Certifications

    Residency
    • Albert Einstein College of Medicine
    Residency
    Internship
    • Beth Israel Medical Center
    Internship
    Medical Education
    • Columbia University Vagelos College of Physicians and Surgeons
    Medical Education
    Board Certifications
    • Neurology
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