Daniel B. Cullan II, M.D.


Surgery of the Hand and Wrist

General Fracture Care


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.

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


American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery, July 2008


Residency: Henry Ford Hospital, Detroit, Michigan, 2000-2005

Fellowship in Hand Surgery: Loma Linda University Medical Center, Loma Linda, CA, 2005-2006

Certification in Microsurgical Techniques, Loma Linda University Medical Center, Loma Linda, CA, 2005


Advanced Practice Provider:
Spencer Elliott, PA-C

Primary Clinical Assistant:
Nan G., CMA

Our Physicians

Aaron Bott, M.D.
David Clare, M.D.
Daniel Cullan II, M.D.
Robert Dugas, M.D
James Gallentine, M.D.
Justin Harris, M.D.
Thomas Heiser, M.D.
Sukchan Lee, M.D.
Joseph Mulka, M.D., Ph.D.
Daniel Ripa, M.D.
Scott Swanson, M.D.
Dane Todd, M.D.
Steven Volin, M.D.
Donald Walla, M.D.