Physician biography

Daniel B. Cullan II, M.D.


Dr. Daniel Cullan II was born and raised in Omaha, Nebraska. After completing his undergraduate work at the University of Notre Dame, he returned to his hometown 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 to join Nebraska Orthopaedics in Lincoln. 

Dr. Cullan enjoys golfing, running, snow skiing, soccer, and college football.  He is married and has three children.


Hand Surgery
Microsurgery Wrist
Elbow Reconstruction


B.S.- University of Notre Dame, 1995

M.D.- Creighton University, 2000

Board Certification

American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery


Post Grad Training

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

Clinical Team

Advanced Practice Provider: Spencer L. Elliott, PA-C
Primary Clinical Assistant: Britney D.

North office – Lincoln

575 South 70th Street, Suite 200
Lincoln, NE 68510
Phone: (402) 436-2000

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