Dr. Michael Novak, MD

Dr. Michael Novak, MD

Urology  |  
Male  |  
Age 71
(12)
Insurances AcceptedSave
Dr. Michael Novak, MD is an urology specialist in Grand Rapids, MI and has been practicing for 39 years. He graduated from Northwestern University The Feinberg School Of Medicine in 1971 and specializes in urology.

1000 E Paris Ave SE Ste 230

Grand Rapids, MI 49546

Contact Information

(616) 949-4340

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Cigna
  • Humana

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Top Care Areas

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

Urinary Disorders
very high
more than 93% of peers
Bladder Diseases
very high
more than 91% of peers
Enlarged Prostate (BPH)
normal
more than 86% of peers

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Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Novak "It is important to me that you not only receive the best possible care, but that you also understand your condition and the care you are receiving."
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Specialties

  • Urology
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Board Certifications

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

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Procedures

  • Adrenalectomy
  • Bladder Surgery
  • Cystectomy
  • Cystometry
  • Cystourethroscopy and Transurethral Resection of Bladder Neck
  • Incontinence Sling Procedure
  • Kidney and Ureter Removal
  • Kidney Stone Removal, Closed
  • Kidney Surgery
  • Lithotripsy
  • Lymph Node Biopsy or Excision
  • Orchiectomy
  • Pelvic Exenteration (For: Gynecologic, Urinary, or Colorectal Malignancy)
  • Penile Implants
  • Prostate Removal
  • Renal Transplant and Nephrectomy
  • TURP (Transurethral Resection of Prostate) or Laser Destruction of Prostate
  • Urethral Dilation
  • Urinary Stone Removal (Litholapaxy)
  • Uroflowmetry

Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

Healthgrades does not collect malpractice information for Michigan.

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

  • Northwestern Center Feinberg School Of Medicine
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1967
  • Northwestern University The Feinberg School Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1971
  • Baylor University
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1975
  • Baylor College Of Med
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1979

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Novak has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Novak's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Novak to family and friends
5.0
based on 12 total reviews (2 with comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (12)

  • 5
    (12)
  • 4
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  • 3
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  • 2
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Dr. Novak'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
10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (2)

Dr. Novak saved my life, I was an emergency patient with severe sepsis from a stone blocking my kidney. The kidney had infection and he did surgery, called Interventionalists and an additional percutaneous tube was inserted into my kidney. I am very greatful for his knowledge and way of...more
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I have been a patient of Dr. Novak for 34 years. He has always taken lots of time to listen and give the best care possible. I feel very lucky to have him for my urologist as I have dealt with some difficult issues as a result of a spinal cord injury. I have recommended him to several friends over...more
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