Dr. Nila Novotny, MD

Dr. Nila Novotny, MD

Ear, Nose, and Throat  ·  
Female  ·  
Age 63
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Dr. Nila Novotny, MD is an otolaryngology (ear, nose & throat) specialist in Columbus, NE and has been practicing for 31 years. She graduated from Univ Of Ne Coll Of Med in 1982 and specializes in ear, nose, and throat.

4508 38th St Ste 152

Columbus, NE 68601

Contact Information

(402) 563-4500

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)

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Top Care Areas

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Otitis Media
very high
more than 99% of peers
Earwax Buildup
very high
more than 97% of peers
Ear Disorders
very high
more than 97% of peers

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1  Specialties

  • Ear, Nose, and Throat

1  Board Certifications

  • Otolaryngology
    Accredited by: American Board of Otolaryngology*

67  Conditions Treated

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28  Procedures

  • Ablation or Excision of Nasal Turbinates
  • Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
  • Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
  • Antrostomy and Antrotomy (Sinus Surgery)
  • Balloon Sinuplasty
  • Cervical Lymph Node Dissection
  • Diagnostic Nasal and-or Sinus Endoscopy
  • Ear Surgery
  • Ear Tube Placement
  • ENT Surgery
  • Ethmoidectomy (Sinus Surgery)
  • Excision of Parotid, Sublingual, or Submandibular Gland
  • Glossectomy
  • Head and Neck Surgery
  • Intranasal or Sinus Procedure
  • Laryngoscopy - Laryngotomy - Laryngectomy - Pharyngolaryngectomy - Pharyngectomy
  • Laryngoscopy and Laryngotomy
  • Lip, Excision or Resection
  • Lymph Node Biopsy or Excision
  • Nasal Septum Surgery (Septoplasty)
  • Parathyroidectomy
  • Perforated Eardrum Repair (Tympanoplasty)
  • Sinus Surgery
  • Sphenoidotomy (Sinus Surgery)
  • Thyroid Lobectomy
  • Thyroidectomy or Thyroid Lobectomy
  • Tonsillectomy
  • 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

  • Univ Of Ne Coll Of Med
    Medical School | Graduated 1982
  • Mayo Clinic
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1983
  • Mayo Clinic
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1987

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Novotny has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Novotny's Reviews

4.0
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Novotny to family and friends
8 total reviews (4 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (8)

  • 5
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  • 4
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  • 3
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  • 2
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  • 1
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Dr. Novotny's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    VERY GOOD
  • Explains condition(s) well

    VERY GOOD
  • Answers questions

    VERY GOOD
  • Time well spent

    VERY GOOD

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    VERY GOOD
  • Office environment

    VERY GOOD
  • Staff friendliness

    EXCELLENT
  • Average wait time

    Under 10 minutes

Patient Comments (4)

Dr. Novotny took her time with my visit, was very thorough in her explanation of my issues. Terrific bedside manner. I wouldn't hesitate recommending her to my family and friends.
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Dr. Novotny is straight forward, and will tell you exactly what you need to know. I fully trust her as she has already corrected my deviated septum. She is a great doctor with no bull Sh*t. Thank you Dr. Novotny!!
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My daughter was recently referred to Dr. Novotny by her primary care physician. The scheduling department was very easy to work with and understood the urgency. Dr. Novotny put my daughter at ease and talked to her and listened to what my daughter had to say. She explained everything that was going...more
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Dr. Novotny did not evaluate my problem with the level of concern that I would expect from a dedicated medical professional. My exam was very awkward and puzzling and made me feel quite uncomfortable. As I was seated in the exam chair she stood BEHIND the chair I was in and asked her questions -...more
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