Krishna Nirmel, MD, FAANS, FACS

Krishna Nirmel, MD, FAANS, FACS

Neurosurgery in Natick, MA

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Speaks English, French, and Hindi


 (508) 650-1022

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Office Hours

Monday:
9:00 am - 4:30 pm
Tuesday:
9:00 am - 1:00 pm
Wednesday:
9:00 am - 4:30 pm
Thursday:
9:00 am - 4:30 pm
Friday:
9:00 am - 4:30 pm
Saturday:
Closed
Sunday:
Closed
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About Dr. Nirmel


Krishna Nirmel, MD is an experienced, caring, empathic and thoughtful Neurosurgeon in Natick, Massachusetts.
He listens to his patients and thoroughly analyses the clinical, radiographic and examination data, and explains them to the patient. He educates them re: their condition, and offers valid clinical choices in treatment.
He has patience for his patients' questions, and gives them clear and comprehensive information - to help them make the correct choice of treatment.
Through his practice of Minimally Invasive Surgery, blood loss, scar formation and complications are minimized enhancing a quicker recovery from surgery.
He is currently licensed to practice medicine in Massachusetts. He is affiliated with Metro West Medical Center in Natick and Framingham.

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Services Offered



Chronic pain management
Neurosurgical oncology
Neurosurgical spine surgery
Pain management
Peripheral nerve disorders
Spine surgery
Neurosurgical trauma and critical care
Minimally invasive neurosurgery
Interventional pain management
Brain

Qualifications and Experience



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Education & Training

Massachusetts General Hospital
Fellowship, Neurosurgery Brain Tumor, 1984 - 1984

Massachusetts General Hospital
Chief Residency, Neurological Surgery, 1983 - 1983

Massachusetts General Hospital
Residency, Neurological Surgery, 1980 - 1983

Children's Hospital of Philadelphia
Fellowship, PEDIATRIC NEUROSURGERY, 1982 - 1982

Brigham and Women's Hospital
Residency, Neurology, 1979 - 1980

McGill University Faculty of Medicine
Class of 1976

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Certifications

American Board of Neurological Surgery
Neurological Surgery

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Medical Licenses

MO State Medical License
2018 - 2019

MA State Medical License
1983 - 2019

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Work Experience

Neurosurgeon
The Nirmel Neurological Institute Inc.
Natick, MA
Present

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Hospital Affiliations

MetroWest Medical Center
Current Affiliation
Framingham, MA

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Awards

Meaningful Use Stage 1 Certification
Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services, 2011

Fellow (FAANS)
American Association of Neurological Surgeons

Fellow (FACS)
American College of Surgeons

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Professional Memberships

Massachusetts Medical Society - MMS
Member

American Association of Neurological Surgeons - AANS
Fellow

American College of Surgeons - ACS
Fellow

North American Spine Society - NASS
Member

Congress of Neurological Surgeons - CNS
Member

New England Spine Study Group
Member

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Publications



PubMed

Leiomyosarcoma metastatic to the brain.
Surg Neurol
Nirmel, K. N., Aleksic, S., Sidhu, G., Emancipator, S., Ransohoff, J., Budzilovich, G. N.
1978 Sep
18 citations

Asymmetrical hydrocephalus following ventriculitis from rupture of a thalamic abscess.
Surg Neurol
Black, P. M., Levine, B. W., Picard, E. H., Nirmel, K.
1983 Jun
32 citations

Genetic differences in the ventilatory response to inhaled CO2.
J Appl Physiol
Arkinstall, W. W., Nirmel, K., Klissouras, V., Milic-Emili, J.
1974 Jan 01
82 citations

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