Dr. Mark Zlab, MD

Dr. Mark Zlab, MD

Ear, Nose, and Throat  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 59
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Dr. Mark Zlab, MD is an otolaryngology (ear, nose & throat) specialist in West Des Moines, IA and has been practicing for 27 years. He graduated from University of Nebraska / College of Medicine in 1985 and specializes in ear, nose, and throat.

5950 University Ave Ste 265

West Des Moines, IA 50266

Contact Information

(515) 875-9450

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • American Enterprise Group
  • American Republic
  • Assurant Health
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Illinois
  • Cigna
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • CoreSource
  • 15 More

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Top Care Areas

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

Salivary Gland Stones and Inflammation
very high
more than 96% of peers
Outer Ear Infection
very high
more than 94% of peers
Tonsillectomy
very high
more than 93% of peers

Dr. Zlab's percentages are based on the rate of treatment compared to peers nationwide from insurance data. Learn more info about our data and this Top Care Areas component.

1  Specialties

  • Ear, Nose, and Throat

1  Board Certifications

  • Otolaryngology
    Accredited by: American Board of Otolaryngology*

63  Conditions Treated

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27  Procedures

  • Ablation or Excision of Nasal Turbinates
  • Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
  • Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
  • Adenoidectomy
  • Antrostomy and Antrotomy (Sinus Surgery)
  • Cervical Lymph Node Dissection
  • Ear Surgery
  • Ear Tube Placement
  • ENT Surgery
  • Ethmoidectomy (Sinus Surgery)
  • Excision of Parotid, Sublingual, or Submandibular Gland
  • Excision or Destruction of Tongue Lesion
  • Head and Neck Surgery
  • Intranasal or Sinus Procedure
  • Laryngoscopy - Laryngotomy - Laryngectomy - Pharyngolaryngectomy - Pharyngectomy
  • Laryngoscopy and Laryngotomy
  • Lymph Node Biopsy or Excision
  • Nasal Septum Surgery (Septoplasty)
  • Perforated Eardrum Repair (Tympanoplasty)
  • Sinus Surgery
  • Sphenoidotomy (Sinus Surgery)
  • Thyroidectomy
  • Thyroidectomy or Thyroid Lobectomy
  • Tonsillectomy
  • Tracheal Surgery
  • Vestibule and Floor of Mouth, Excision or Destruction
  • Wound Repair

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 Nebraska / College of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1985
  • Des Moines Veteran's Medical Center
    Internship Hospital | Completed
  • University Of Nebraskamed Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1991

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Zlab has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Zlab's Reviews

5.0
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Zlab to family and friends
2 total reviews (1 has a comment)

Likelihood to Recommend (2)

  • 5
    (2)
  • 4
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  • 3
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  • 2
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  • 1
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Dr. Zlab's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    EXCELLENT
  • Explains condition(s) well

    EXCELLENT
  • Answers questions

    EXCELLENT
  • Time well spent

    EXCELLENT

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    EXCELLENT
  • Office environment

    EXCELLENT
  • Staff friendliness

    EXCELLENT
  • Average wait time

    Under 10 minutes

Patient Comments (1)

Dr. Zlab is thorough in his assessment and provides a clear concise explanation of treatment. I have found him a very pleasant person in discussing treatment. His staff is a very pleasant and kind.. I have never waited for more than 10 minutes in the office and have always been able to get an...more
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