Dr. Richard Tempero, MD

Dr. Richard Tempero, MD

Ear, Nose, and Throat  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 48
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Dr. Richard Tempero, MD is an otolaryngology (ear, nose & throat) specialist in Omaha, NE and has been practicing for 18 years. He graduated from University Of Nebraska / College Of Medicine in 2000 and specializes in ear, nose, and throat.

555 N 30th St

Omaha, NE 68131

Contact Information

(402) 498-6540

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • American Republic
  • Assurant Health
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • CoreSource
  • Coventry Health Care
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • 11 More

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Top Care Areas

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

Perforated Eardrum
high
more than 82% of peers
Ear Disorders
normal
more than 83% of peers
Otitis Media
normal
more than 77% of peers

Dr. Tempero'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*

54  Conditions Treated

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24  Procedures

  • Adenoidectomy
  • Antrostomy and Antrotomy (Sinus Surgery)
  • Balloon Sinuplasty
  • Diagnostic Nasal and-or Sinus Endoscopy
  • Ear Surgery
  • Ear Tube Placement
  • ENT Surgery
  • Excision of Parotid, Sublingual, or Submandibular Gland
  • Excision or Destruction of Palate or Uvula Lesion
  • Excision or Destruction of Tongue Lesion
  • Head and Neck Surgery
  • Laryngoscopy
  • Nasal Septum Surgery (Septoplasty)
  • Parathyroid Surgery
  • Parathyroidectomy
  • Perforated Eardrum Repair (Tympanoplasty)
  • Sinus Surgery
  • Thyroid Lobectomy
  • Thyroidectomy
  • Thyroidectomy or Thyroid Lobectomy
  • Tonsillectomy
  • Tracheal Surgery
  • Uvulectomy
  • Vestibule and Floor of Mouth, Excision or Destruction

Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

Healthgrades does not collect malpractice information for Nebraska.

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

  • University Of Nebraska / College Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 2000
  • University Of Washtingon
    Internship Hospital | Completed
  • University Of Washington
    Residency Hospital | Completed
  • Tumor Immunology At University Of Washington
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Tempero has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Tempero's Reviews

5.0
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Tempero to family and friends
2 total reviews (1 has a comment)

Likelihood to Recommend (2)

  • 5
    (2)
  • 4
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  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
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  • 1
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Dr. Tempero's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    EXCELLENT
  • Explains condition(s) well

    EXCELLENT
  • Answers questions

    EXCELLENT
  • Time well spent

    EXCELLENT

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    EXCELLENT
  • Office environment

    EXCELLENT
  • Staff friendliness

    EXCELLENT
  • Average wait time

    Under 10 minutes

Patient Comments (1)

Dr. Tempero is AWESOME. Not only did he explain everything to me, but he also talked and explained things to my 5yo son, which not many physicians do. I felt extremely confident and comfortable after leaving because he took the time to really explain every detail of the procedure my son needs, as...more
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