Dr. Peter Novak, MD

Dr. Peter Novak, MD

Neurology  ·  
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Age 56
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Dr. Peter Novak, MD is a neurology specialist in Boston, MA and has been practicing for 32 years. He graduated from Komensky University in 1986 and specializes in neurology.

1153 Centre St

Boston, MA 02130

Contact Information

(617) 983-7580

Insurance Accepted

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

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Top Care Areas

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

Autonomic Disorders
very high
more than 99% of peers
Peripheral Nerve Disorders
very high
more than 96% of peers
Peripheral Autonomic Neuropathy
very high
more than 95% of peers

Dr. Novak'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

  • Neurology

1  Board Certifications

  • Neurology
    Accredited by: American Board of Psychiatry & Neurology*

66  Conditions Treated

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2  Procedures

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

  • Komensky University
    Medical School | Graduated 1986
  • Oh State University Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed
  • Wayne St University Detroit M C
    Residency Hospital | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Novak has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Czech

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Novak's Reviews

4.1
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Novak to family and friends
10 total reviews (3 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (10)

  • 5
    (7)
  • 4
    (1)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
    (0)
  • 1
    (2)

Dr. Novak's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    EXCELLENT
  • Explains condition(s) well

    VERY GOOD
  • Answers questions

    VERY GOOD
  • Time well spent

    VERY GOOD

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    EXCELLENT
  • Office environment

    EXCELLENT
  • Staff friendliness

    EXCELLENT
  • Average wait time

    10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (3)

Never felt as hurried during an appointment. Appt. note inaccurate. Brigham should hire someone else to help him. Impossible to schedule follow ups. Terrible.
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Dr. Novak brought his ego into the room. He used as many anatomical terms as possible to try to distract me from the fact that he wasn't listening to me when I talked. He didn't listen to or dismissed my symptoms and decided on a diagnosis and treatment that would get me out of his office in under...more
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Thanks to Dr. Peter Novak, I was able to find out what my problem was. After so many years of dealing with different health issues; Dr.Novak was able to tell me about my disease called POTs. He's not at UMass anymore because he works at Brigham and Women's now so it's harder for me to see him but...more
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