Dr. Nathan L. Brightwell MD Surgeon

Dr. Nathan Brightwell is a surgeon in Colorado Springs, Colorado. He is affiliated with multiple hospitals in the area, including Memorial Health System and Penrose-St. Francis Health Services. He received his medical degree from University of Kentucky College of Medicine and has been in practice for 42 years. He is one of 20 doctors at Memorial Health System and one of 20 at Penrose-St. Francis Health Services who specialize in Surgery.

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Specialty & Clinical Interests

Surgeon: General Surgery

Education & Medical Training

University of Texas Health Science Center at San Antonio
Residency, General Surgery, 1972 - 1977

University of Kentucky College of Medicine
Class of 1972

Certifications & Licensure

American Board of Surgery
Certified in Surgery

WI State Medical License
Active through 2013

Publications & Presentations

The Denver developmental screening test.
Brightwell, D. R., Brightwell, N. L.

Bowel obstruction and the long tube stent.
Brightwell, N. L., McFee, A. S., Aust, J. B.

Insurances Accepted

  • Aetna Choice POS II
  • Aetna HMO
  • Anthem Blue Access PPO
  • Anthem Blue Preferred HMO
  • BCBS Blue Card PPO
  • BCBS California CaliforniaCare HMO
  • BCBS California PowerSelect HMO
  • BCBS California PPO
  • BCBS Illinois PPO
  • Blue Shield California HMO
  • Blue Shield California PPO
  • CIGNA HMO
  • CIGNA Open Access
  • CIGNA PPO
  • Empire BCBS HMO
  • Empire BCBS PPO
  • Great West PPO
  • Health Net California Large Group PPO
  • Health Net HMO - Employer Group
  • Medical Mutual of Ohio SuperMed Plus
  • Medical Mutual of Ohio SuperMed POS
  • Multiplan PHCS PPO
  • Multiplan PHCS PPO - Kaiser
  • Multiplan PPO
  • MVP Healthcare HMO
  • MVP Healthcare PPO
  • Pacificare HMO
  • Sagamore Health Plus
  • United Healthcare - Direct Choice Plus POS
  • United Healthcare - Direct Options PPO
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