Dr. Elise Allen, MD

Dr. Elise Allen, MD

Ear, Nose, and Throat  |  
Female  |  
Age 48
(3)
Insurances AcceptedSave
Dr. Elise Allen, MD is an otolaryngology (ear, nose & throat) specialist in Boys Town, NE and has been practicing for 22 years. She graduated from University of Iowa in 1996 and specializes in ear, nose, and throat and pediatric otolaryngology (ear, nose & throat).

14040 Boys Town Hospital Rd

Boys Town, NE 68010

Contact Information

(402) 778-6800

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Allied Benefit Systems
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • CoreSource
  • Coventry Health Care
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Health Net
  • Humana
  • 12 More

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Top Care Areas

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See how frequently Dr. Allen performs your care needs compared to other doctors.

Ear Disorders
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more than 85% of peers
Dizziness
normal
more than 71% of peers
Tinnitus
normal
more than 70% of peers

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Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Allen "Changing the way America cares for children, families and communities.

Boys Town Ear, Nose and Throat Institute is a center of excellence, achieving local, national and international prominence for research, diagnosis and treatment of hearing, balance and speech disorders. Our Board Certified physicians specialize in treating problems ranging from chronic ear, nose and throat illnesses, to complex head and neck disorders calling for specialized surgical care."

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Specialties

  • Ear, Nose, and Throat
  • Pediatric Otolaryngology (Ear, Nose & Throat)
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Board Certifications

  • Otolaryngology
    Accredited by: American Board of Otolaryngology*
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Conditions Treated

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Procedures

  • Ablation or Excision of Nasal Turbinates
  • Adenoidectomy
  • Antrostomy and Antrotomy (Sinus Surgery)
  • Ear Tube Placement
  • ENT Surgery
  • Excision of Parotid, Sublingual, or Submandibular Gland
  • Excision or Destruction of Tongue Lesion
  • Head and Neck Surgery
  • Intranasal or Sinus Procedure
  • Lymph Node Biopsy or Excision
  • Nasal Septum Surgery (Septoplasty)
  • Parathyroidectomy
  • Sinus Surgery
  • Thyroidectomy or Thyroid Lobectomy
  • Tonsillectomy

Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

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0 Sanctions

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.

Education

  • University of Iowa
    Medical School | Graduated 1996
  • University of Kansas Medical Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Allen has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Allen's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Allen to family and friends
3.7
based on 3 total reviews (2 with comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (3)

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  • 4
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  • 3
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Dr. Allen's Performance

Trustworthiness
VERY GOOD
Explains condition(s) well
VERY GOOD
Answers Questions
VERY GOOD
Time well spent
EXCELLENT

Office & Staff Performance

Scheduling
EXCELLENT
Office environment
EXCELLENT
Staff friendliness
EXCELLENT
Average wait time
16 to 30 minutes

Patient Comments (2)

in Omaha, NE
Dr. Allen misdiagnosed my son. We took him to urgent care to confirm that her diagnosis was incorrect. She could've easily done a test to confirm her diagnosis but said she didn't need to. I'm concerned that she was pushing for a child to have unnecessary surgery.
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Hello. Thank you for taking the time to leave your feedback for Dr. Allen. Your comments are concerning to us and we would like the opportunity to discuss with you. Please email your contact information to healthinfo@boystownhospital.org and a member of our administration will reach out. Thank you again, Boys Town National Research Hospital

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Dr. Allen is an excellent doctor who truly cares for her patients. She does a good job of looking for a solution for her patients, while taking input from them about their care. Dr. Allen will take a conservative approach, but will make sure she is watching out for the best interests of her...more
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