Dr. Irwin Novak, MD

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Specializes in Neurology • Male • Age 66

1200 Binz St Ste 1490
Houston, TX 77004
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Dr. Novak's Experience

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Dr. Novak's Specialties

  • Neurology

Procedures Dr. Novak Performs

  • EEG (Electroencephalogram)
  • EMG (Electromyography)

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Hospital Quality

The right hospital is as important as the right doctor

Baylor St. Luke's Medical Center
6720 Bertner Ave
Houston, TX 77030
Park Plaza Hospital
1313 Hermann Dr
Houston, TX 77004

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Patient Satisfaction

Patients' feedback on their experience with Dr. Novak

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Appointments & Offices

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Accepting new patients?

  • Yes
1200 Binz St Ste 1490
Houston, TX 77004
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    Dr. Novak's Experience

    Specialties

    • Neurology

    Board Certifications

    • Neurology
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    • EEG (Electroencephalogram)
    • EMG (Electromyography)
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    • Alzheimer's Disease
    • Ataxia
    • Brain Disorders
    • Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
    • Cerebral Artery Thrombosis
    • Cerebrovascular Disease
    • Chronic Inflammatory Demyelinating Polyneuritis
    • Concussion
    • Cranial Trauma
    • Dementia
    • Diplopia
    • Dystonia
    • Essential Tremor
    • Gait Abnormality
    • Headache
    • Inflammatory and Toxic Neuropathy
    • Insomnia
    • Low Back Pain
    • Migraine
    • Multiple Sclerosis (MS)
    • Myasthenia Gravis
    • Narcolepsy and Cataplexy
    • Nerve Root Injury and Plexus Disorders (incl. Pinched Nerve)
    • Optic Neuritis
    • Parkinson's Disease
    • Peripheral Nerve Disorders
    • Post-Concussion Syndrome
    • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
    • Seizure Disorders
    • Sleep Apnea
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    • Sleep Disorders
    • Spinal Stenosis
    • Stroke
    • Tension Headache
    • Transient Ischemic Attack (TIA)
    • Traumatic Brain Injury
    • Trigeminal Neuralgia
    • Vascular Disease
    • Vasculitis
    • Vertigo
    • Visual Field Defects
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    Background Check for Dr. Novak

    0 Malpractice Claims

    • No malpractice history found for Texas.
    • No sanctions history found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

    0 Board Actions

    • No board actions found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.
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    Awards & Recognitions

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    Education & Training

    Medical School

    University Of Texas Medical Branch At Galveston
    Graduated in 1974

    Residency Hospital

    Baylor College Of Med
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    Languages Spoken by Dr. Novak & Staff

    • English
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    Dr. Novak's Hospital Quality

    The right hospital is as important as the right doctor

    Healthgrades Hospital Quality Ratings

    Check out the quality of care at the 2 hospitals where Dr. Novak has admitting privileges:

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    • Park Plaza Hospital

    • Baylor St. Luke's Medical Center

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    Patient Satisfaction

    Patients' feedback on their experience with Dr. Novak

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    Dr. Novak's Office & Staff

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    Office environment, cleanliness, comfort, etc.

    1 out of 5

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    Staff friendliness and courteousness

    1 out of 5

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    Total wait time (waiting & exam rooms)

    Over 45 minutes

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    Experience with Dr. Novak

    Level of trust in provider's decisions

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    How well provider explains medical condition(s)

    1 out of 5

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    Appointments & Offices

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    Is Dr. Novak accepting new patients?

    • Yes.

    What insurance does he accept?*

    • Aetna
    • American Republic
    • Bakery & Confectionary Union Plan
    • Cigna
    • Golden Rule
    • Humana
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    Office Locations

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    1200 Binz St Ste 1490
    Houston, TX 77004
    (713) 630-0228 (Office)
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