Dr. Gerald B. Simons, MD

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Dr. Gerald B. Simons, MD

Ear, Nose, and Throat | Male

Ear, Nose & Throat Consultants, LLC 2727 S 144th St Ste 250, Omaha, NE 68144 Get Directions
(402) 778-5250

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Dr. Simons joined Midwest Ear, Nose & Throat Clinic (now Ear, Nose & Throat Consultants, LLC) in 1978. He is...Read more

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Specialties

  • Ear, Nose, and Throat

Board Certifications

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  • Otolaryngology

Conditions Treated

  • Acoustic Neuroma
  • Acute Laryngitis
  • Acute Sinusitis
  • All Headaches (incl. Migraine)
  • Allergic Reaction
  • Allergic Rhinitis
  • Bone Disorders
  • Brain Disorders
  • Broken Nose
  • Cholesteatoma
  • Chronic Sinusitis
  • Cough
  • Deafness
  • Deviated Septum
  • Dysphagia
  • Ear Ache
  • Ear Disorders
  • Earwax Buildup
  • Enlarged Turbinates
  • Eustachian Tube Dysfunction
  • Facial Fracture
  • Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease (GERD)
  • Gastrointestinal Diseases
  • Head or Neck Lump or Swelling
  • Headache
  • Hoarse Voice (Dysphonia)
  • Laryngitis
  • Larynx Conditions
  • Loss of Smell and-or Taste
  • Meniere's Disease
  • Nosebleed
  • Otitis Media
  • Outer Ear Infection
  • Perforated Eardrum
  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Salivary Gland Stones and Inflammation
  • Sinusitis
  • Sjögren's Syndrome
  • Sleep Apnea
  • Sleep Disorders
  • Throat Pain
  • Tinnitus
  • Vocal Cord Nodule
  • Vocal Cord Paralysis
  • Vocal Cord Polyp

Procedures Performed

  • Ablation or Excision of Nasal Turbinates
  • Adenoidectomy
  • Antrostomy and Antrotomy (Sinus Surgery)
  • Balloon Sinuplasty
  • Diagnostic Nasal and-or Sinus Endoscopy
  • Ear Surgery
  • Ear Tube Placement
  • ENT Surgery
  • Ethmoidectomy (Sinus Surgery)
  • Excision or Destruction of Pharynx Lesion
  • Head and Neck Surgery
  • Intranasal or Sinus Procedure
  • Laryngoscopy - Laryngotomy - Laryngectomy - Pharyngolaryngectomy - Pharyngectomy
  • Laryngoscopy and Laryngotomy
  • Nasal Septum Surgery (Septoplasty)
  • Nose Plastic Surgery (Rhinoplasty)
  • Perforated Eardrum Repair (Tympanoplasty)
  • Sinus Surgery
  • Sphenoidotomy (Sinus Surgery)

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Education

  • Medical School
    University Of Nebraska / College Of Medicine

    Graduated in 1974

  • Internship Hospital
    University Of Nebraska

    Completed in 1974

  • Residency Hospital
    University Nebr

    Completed in 1978

  • Undergraduate School
    University Of Nebraska

    Graduated in 1970

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Languages Spoken

  • English

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  • Based on total number of patients treated over the last 12 months
  • Specializes in Ear, Nose, and Throat
  • Board certified in Otolaryngology
  • Malpractice claims in Nebraska not available
  • No sanctions found
  • No board actions found
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Dr. Simons joined Midwest Ear, Nose & Throat Clinic (now Ear, Nose & Throat Consultants, LLC) in 1978. He is a Board Certified Otolaryngologist by the American Academy of Otolaryngology Head and Neck Surgery and a member of the American Academy of Otolaryngology Head and Neck Surgery. He is also a local member of the Metro Omaha Medical Society and the Nebraska Medical Society. Dr. Simons graduated from the University of Nebraska Medical School in 1974 and completed his residency training program at the University of Nebraska Medical Center in 1978. He joined Midwest ENT following completion of his residency. Dr. Simons specializes in general ear, nose, & throat care for adults and children. His particular interests are focused nasal and sinus disease and the use of balloon sinus dilation techniques to re-establish natural drainage patterns of the sinus systems. He also has an interest in the effects of esophageal reflux disease as it pertains to throat symptoms and throat disease.