Niva Dhakhwa

Niva Dhakhwa

Specialty: Family Medicine


Niva Dhakhwa, DNP, FNP-C is a Family Nurse Practitioner providing care for CHI St. Francis in Breckenridge, MN and Milnor, ND.  She is Board Certified by the American Academy of Nurse Practitioners.  Niva earned her Doctor of Nursing Practice in Family Practice at University of Utah and her Bachelor of Nursing degree at Minnesota State University, Mankato.  Niva’s work experience has included geriatric care, family practice, pediatrics, triage/advice nurse, internal medicine, home health, student health center, and diabetes/endocrinology at Salt Lake City, University of Utah Healthcare.

Niva enjoys traveling, camping, fishing and spending time with family and friends.


  • Preventative care
  • Women’s health
  • Men’s health
  • DOT (Department of Transportation) exams
  • Sports Physicals
  • Pre-op Exams
  • Diagnosis and treatment for acute illnesses
  • Management of chronic diseases
  • Minor injury care including lacerations and fractures.

Practice location

CHI St. Francis Health
2400 St. Francis Drive, Breckenridge, MN, 56520