Dr. Nathan Nachlas, MD

Dr. Nathan Nachlas, MD

Facial Plastic & Reconstructive Surgery  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 63
Dr. Nathan Nachlas, MD is a facial plastic & reconstructive surgery specialist in Boca Raton, FL and has been practicing for 31 years. He graduated from University Of Chicago/The Pritzker School Of Medicine in 1980 and specializes in facial plastic & reconstructive surgery, ear, nose, and throat, and more.Read his story

1601 Clint Moore Rd Ste 170

Boca Raton, FL 33487

Contact Information

(561) 939-0900

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • AvMed
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Florida
  • Cigna
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • Coventry Health Care
  • Coventry Health Care of Florida
  • Golden Rule
  • 5 More

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Top Care Areas

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Sinus Surgery
very high
more than 99% of peers
Chronic Sinusitis
very high
more than 99% of peers
very high
more than 99% of peers

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Dr. Nachlas' bio

This content was provided by Dr. Nachlas "Nathan E. Nachlas, M.D. is a renowned plastic and reconstructive surgeon specializing in the face, nose and sinuses in his state-of-the-art offices in Boca Raton. Dr. Nachlas pioneered the Total Nose Approach™, which combines ENT and facial plastic surgery for aesthetically pleasing and natural results that also maximize breathing in the nose. Dr. Nachlas was the first facial plastic surgeon in Florida to specialize in this all-in-one approach. Dr. Nachlas was also the first surgeon in the United States to perform in-office, computer-guided balloon sinuplasty, and his experience with balloon sinuplasty is one of the most extensive in the country. Dr. Nachlas received his medical degree at the University of Chicago, and trained at Yale-New Haven (surgery), The Johns Hopkins Hospital (otolaryngology), and Beverly Hills, California (facial plastic surgery)."
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3  Specialties

  • Facial Plastic & Reconstructive Surgery
  • Ear, Nose, and Throat
  • Rhinology

2  Board Certifications

  • Otolaryngology
    Accredited by: American Board of Otolaryngology*
  • Plastic Surgery & Facial Surgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Facial Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery

27  Conditions Treated

  • Acute Laryngitis
  • Animal Allergies
  • Bone Cancer
  • Chronic Sinusitis
  • Chronic Tonsillitis
  • Conductive Hearing Loss
  • Deformities of Auricle or Pinna
  • Dentofacial Anomalies
  • Deviated Septum
  • Enlarged Turbinates
  • Eustachian Tube Dysfunction
  • Facial Fracture
  • Leukoplakia
  • Nasal Obstruction
  • Nasal Polyp
  • Nasopharyngitis
  • Oral Cancer
  • Otitis Media
  • Pollen Allergy
  • Postnasal Drip
  • Sinus Disorders
  • Sinusitis
  • Skin Infections
  • Skin Laxity
  • Sleep Apnea
  • TMJ
  • Tonsillitis

15  Procedures

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Florida.

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.


  • Yale University
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1982
  • University Of Chicago/The Pritzker School Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1980
  • Yale
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1982
  • Johns Hopkins
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1986
  • Walter Berman
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1987
  • Yale University Masters Degree in Molecular Biophysics and Biochemisty
    Other Education | Completed 1976

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Nachlas has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Nachlas' Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Nachlas to family and friends
66 total reviews (24 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (66)

  • 5
  • 4
  • 3
  • 2
  • 1

Dr. Nachlas' Performance

  • Trustworthiness

  • Explains condition(s) well

  • Answers questions

  • Time well spent


Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

  • Office environment

  • Staff friendliness

  • Average wait time

    16 to 30 minutes

Patient Comments (24)

Worst time of my life. The first surgeon messed up the surgery, Dr. Nachlas knew it was messed up and made me wait 2 months to perform another surgery, 4 months later I am still not able to breathe well. My insurance covered almost everything and whatever wasn't paid I paid the majority of it...more
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Dr Nachlas is an amazing physician. I have suffered from chronic sinus problems my entire life and have recently gotten worse in the south florida environment. I haven’t been able to sleep more than 2 hours at a time for many years. After having balloon sinus surgery I sleep the entire night...more
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My daughter's traumatic softball injury required 2 procedures and thankfully we found Dr. Nachlas. The BEST rest assured. He is amazing, super nice, confident in his work. He truly cares about his patients and wants to make sure their care/surgeries are successful . Vanessa is hands down equally as...more
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Some 20 years ago I suffered with terrible sinus difficulty. After no, or negative results, including surgery, with other doctors I wound up with Afrin "poisoning". Dr. Nachlas thoroughly examined me and ultimately performed surgery. After 2 post-op visits, I never saw him again until I brought...more
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Dr Nachlas is a great surgeon but his front office staff is rude and beyond unhelpful. It’s impossible to get an appointment unless you are scheduling to have surgery.
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