Dr. Nicolas Bu-Saba, MD

Dr. Nicolas Bu-Saba, MD

Ear, Nose, and Throat  |  
Male  |  
Age 56
(8)
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Dr. Nicolas Bu-Saba, MD is an otolaryngology (ear, nose & throat) specialist in Boston, MA and has been practicing for 28 years. He graduated from American University Of Beirut, Faculty Of Medicine in 1985 and specializes in ear, nose, and throat and infectious disease medicine.

243 Charles St

Boston, MA 02114

Contact Information

(617) 573-3558

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Louisiana
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Massachusetts
  • Cigna
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Harvard Pilgrim Health Care
  • MultiPlan
  • Tufts Health Plan

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Top Care Areas

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See how frequently Dr. Bu-Saba performs your care needs compared to other doctors.

Allergic Rhinitis
very high
more than 99% of peers
Allergic Reaction
very high
more than 99% of peers
Sinusitis
very high
more than 99% of peers

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Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Bu-Saba "Dr. Nicolas BuSaba is a fellowship-trained ear, nose and throat (ENT) doctor at Mass. Eye and Ear. He treats patients for general ENT, sinus & sleep conditions."
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Specialties

  • Ear, Nose, and Throat
  • Infectious Disease Medicine
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Board Certifications

Dr. Bu-Saba does not have any board certifications listed.

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Conditions Treated

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Procedures

  • Ablation or Excision of Nasal Turbinates
  • Antrostomy and Antrotomy (Sinus Surgery)
  • Diagnostic Nasal and-or Sinus Endoscopy
  • ENT Surgery
  • Ethmoidectomy (Sinus Surgery)
  • Head and Neck Surgery
  • Intranasal or Sinus Procedure
  • Nasal Septum Surgery (Septoplasty)
  • Non-Cosmetic Chemodenervation
  • Sinus Surgery
  • Sphenoidotomy (Sinus Surgery)

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Massachusetts.

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

  • American University Of Beirut, Faculty Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1985
  • Beth Israel Hospital
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1991
  • Mass Eye and Ear Infirm Harvard Med School
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1995
  • Mass Eye and Ear Infirm Harvard Med School
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1990

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors

Dr. Bu-Saba has no awards or honors listed.

Media & Publications

Dr. Bu-Saba has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Bu-Saba's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Bu-Saba to family and friends
4.0
based on 8 total reviews (3 with comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (8)

  • 5
    (6)
  • 4
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  • 3
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  • 2
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  • 1
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Dr. Bu-Saba's Performance

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

Office & Staff Performance

Scheduling
VERY GOOD
Office environment
EXCELLENT
Staff friendliness
VERY GOOD
Average wait time
10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (3)

in Boston
Dr. Bu-Saba is simply the best doctor I have ever encountered. His common sense is amazing. His bed side manner is even better. I started seeing him 8 years ago when I feel he saved my life. I had been to 3 emergency rooms. No one could help me until I came to Mass eye and Ear emergency room. I saw...more
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Edward Borash, thanks for your praise and kind comments about Dr. BuSaba! We're so happy to hear you've had such a positive experience with him.

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in Waban, MA
Absolutely outstanding physician. Kind, personable, excellent diagnostician. The very best ENT physician I have met in 30 years. Highest recommendation!
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Thank you for your kind words. We really appreciate the time you took to share your experience with Dr. BuSaba.

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in Arlington, MA
Dr Busaba never rushed through appointments. He listens, and he rxplains options clearly. Very nice man and an excellent doctor.
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