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Dirk M. Nuenninghoff

Dirk M. Nuenninghoff, MD

Schedule an Appointment

To schedule an appointment with Dirk M. Nuenninghoff please call 608-252-7735.

Accepting new patients

  • DHS Provider


Year Joined Dean Clinic:


  • Rheumatology

Board Certification

  • Rheumatology

Medical Interests

  • Connective tissue disease
  • Inflammatory arthritis
  • Polymyalgia rheumatica
  • Vasculitis


  • English

Dean Health Plan Product Type

  • Administrative Services/ASO
  • Badgercare Plus/Medicaid
  • Commercial HMO/POS Insurance (Group Or Individual Coverage)
  • Dean Focus
  • Medicare Advantage
  • Medicare Gold
  • Medicare Select
  • PPO



Medical University of Luebeck, Germany, MD
Mayo Graduate School of Medicine, Rochester, MN, MS, Biomedical Sciences – Clinical Research


Raigmore Hospital, Inverness, Scotland, Internal Medicine
Medical University of Luebeck, Germany, Pathology
University of Nebraska Medical Center, Omaha, NE, Internal Medicine


Mayo Clinic, Rochester, MN, Rheumatology


In addition to being a network provider for all Dean Health Plan insurance products listed above, this provider may also be considered in-network with various health insurance products.
- If Commercial HMO/POS Insurance (Group or Individual Coverage) appears under Dean Health Plan Product Type, this indicates this provider is participating in the Dean Health Plan Marketplace ( HMO plans.
- If Dean Focus appears under Dean Health Plan Product Type, this indicates this provider is participating in the Dean Health Plan Marketplace ( EPO plans.
- Dean providers are also participating providers for Medicare Part B, Wisconsin Medicaid, and other government payers. We encourage you to contact your insurance carrier to determine your coverage.

Professional Activities

American College of Rheumatology, American College of Physicians, American College of Internal Medicine

Personal Interests

Bicycling, hiking, sailing


We encourage you to see your pediatrician, family medicine or internal medicine provider about new healthcare concerns. This provider will then direct you to the appropriate specialty care, as needed.

Office Information



DeanCare Gold (Cost) is an HMO plan with a Medicare contract.  Enrollment in DeanCare Gold depends on contract renewal.

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Customer Care

To schedule an appointment with a provider, please call the clinic directly.

If you have any questions contact Dean Health Plan's Customer Care Center at (800) 279-1301.

Referring Physicians

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