Dr. Richard Nielsen, MD

Dr. Richard Nielsen, MD

Ear, Nose, and Throat  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 74
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Dr. Richard Nielsen, MD is an otolaryngology (ear, nose & throat) specialist in Draper, UT and has been practicing for 45 years. He graduated from Creighton Univ Sch Of Med in 1971 and specializes in ear, nose, and throat.

756 E 12200 S

Draper, UT 84020

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield

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Top Care Areas

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

Nosebleed
very high
more than 98% of peers
Ear Disorders
high
more than 88% of peers
Ear Ache
normal
more than 81% of peers

Dr. Nielsen'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

  • Ear, Nose, and Throat

1  Board Certifications

  • Otolaryngology
    Accredited by: American Board of Otolaryngology*

41  Conditions Treated

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11  Procedures

  • Ablation or Excision of Nasal Turbinates
  • Ear Surgery
  • Ear Tube Placement
  • ENT Surgery
  • Excision or Destruction of Palate or Uvula Lesion
  • Head and Neck Surgery
  • Intranasal or Sinus Procedure
  • Nasal Septum Surgery (Septoplasty)
  • Sinus Surgery
  • Tonsillectomy
  • Uvulectomy

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

  • Creighton Univ Sch Of Med
    Medical School | Graduated 1971
  • San Joaquin Genl Hosp
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1972
  • San Joaquin Genl Hosp
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1973
  • Utah
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1976

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Nielsen has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Nielsen's Reviews

2.8
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Nielsen to family and friends
9 total reviews

Likelihood to Recommend (9)

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

Dr. Nielsen's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    GOOD
  • Explains condition(s) well

    GOOD
  • Answers questions

    GOOD
  • Time well spent

    GOOD

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    EXCELLENT
  • Office environment

    VERY GOOD
  • Staff friendliness

    VERY GOOD
  • Average wait time

    10 to 15 minutes
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