Daniel Gwan-Nulla

Thoracic Surgery, Vascular Surgery


(828) 452-8970


(828) 452-8971



Dr. Daniel Gwan-Nulla is a Board Certified Thoracic & Cardiovascular Surgeon.  He is also Board Certified in General Surgery.  As a thoracic & cardiovascular surgeon, he is a specialist in the surgical treatment of diseases of the chest, including the heart, lungs, esophagus and blood vessels.  Dr. Gwan-Nulla has a particular interest in lung cancer as well as in the surgical care of dialysis patients because of his mother being a dialysis patient for many years.  He has tremendous expertise in minimally invasive lung resection and in dialysis access surgery as well as endovascular interventions.

 Dr. Gwan-Nulla attended medical school at the University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine, completed his Internship and Residency at the Milton Hershey – Penn State University Medical Center and was Chief Resident in Cardiothoracic Surgery at Wayne State University School of Medicine in Detroit, Michigan. 

Dr. Gwan-Nulla resides in Haywood county with his wife, Dr. Meesha Gwan-Nulla (Internal Medicine) and their three children.  He enjoys jogging, spending time with his family and doing mission work in Africa.

University of Pennsylvania Medical School
Board Certified - American Board of Surgery - Surgery-General
Board Certified  - American Board of Thoracic Surgery - Thoracic and Cardiac Surgery-General
Pennsylvania State University College of Medicine
Wayne State University School of Medicine - Cardiothoracic Surgery