Dr. Cullan joined Nebraska Orthopaedic & Sports Medicine in May 2009. He was born and raised in Omaha, Nebraska. After completing his undergraduate work at the University of Notre Dame, he returned to his home town where he received his medical degree from Creighton University. He went on to do his Orthopaedic Residency at Henry Ford Hospital in Detroit, Michigan. Additional training includes a Fellowship in Hand Surgery as well as Certification in Microsurgical Techniques at Loma Linda University Medical Center in Loma Linda, California.
Dr. Cullan began his orthopaedic career as an orthopaedic hand surgeon in San Diego, California (2006-2009) where he was also a volunteer physician for the U.S. Olympic Training Center. Being a Husker at heart, he returned to his roots and joined Nebraska Orthopaedic and Sports Medicine in May 2009.
Dr. Cullan is an avid runner and also enjoys golf, snow skiing, soccer, and college football. He is married and has three children.
- B.S.- University of Notre Dame, 1995
- M.D.- Creighton University, 2000
- Henry Ford Hospital, Detroit, Michigan, 2000-2005
- Loma Linda University Medical Center, Loma Linda, CA
- Fellowship in Hand Surgery, 2005-2006
- Certification in Microsurgical Techniques, 2005
- American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery, July 2008
- Surgery of the Hand and Wrist
- General Fracture Care
- Spencer E., PA-C
- Nanette G., Clinical Assistant
To learn more about hand and wrist injuries, watch Dr. Cullan’s video below: