Dr. Rick Nissen, MD

Dr. Rick Nissen, MD

Ear, Nose, and Throat  |  
Male  |  
Age 64
(5)
Insurances AcceptedSave
Dr. Rick Nissen, MD is an ear, nose, and throat doctor who practices in Maple Grove, MN. He is 64 years old and has been practicing for 36 years.

14500 99th Ave N

Maple Grove, MN 55369

Contact Information

(763) 898-1000

Insurance Accepted

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

*Please verify this information when scheduling an appointment.

Learn about Dr. Nissen

Be confident in your decisions by checking out your provider's top areas of care, education, patient reviews and more. Learn about finding the right doctor for you

Top Care Areas

new

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

Earwax Buildup
very high
more than 99% of peers
Ear Disorders
very high
more than 96% of peers
Perforated Eardrum
very high
more than 95% of peers

Dr. Nissen'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.

We're trying something new with Top Care Areas.Was it helpful for you?YesNo

1

Specialties

  • Ear, Nose, and Throat
1

Board Certifications

  • Otolaryngology
    Accredited by: American Board of Otolaryngology*
42

Conditions Treated

  • Acoustic Neuroma
  • All Headaches (incl. Migraine)
  • Allergic Reaction
  • Allergic Rhinitis
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Bone Cancer
  • Bone Disorders
  • Brain Disorders
  • Cancer
  • Cholesteatoma
  • Chronic Sinusitis
  • Chronic Tonsillitis
  • Conductive Hearing Loss
  • Deafness
  • Dizziness
  • Down Syndrome
  • Dysphagia
  • Ear Ache
  • Ear Disorders
  • Earwax Buildup
  • Eustachian Tube Dysfunction
  • Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease (GERD)
  • Gastrointestinal Diseases
  • Head and Neck Cancer
  • Headache
  • Hoarse Voice (Dysphonia)
  • Labyrinthitis
  • Larynx Conditions
  • Loss of Smell and-or Taste
  • Meniere's Disease
  • Otitis Media
  • Otosclerosis
  • Outer Ear Infection
  • Perforated Eardrum
  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Sinusitis
  • Sleep Apnea
  • Sleep Disorders
  • TMJ
  • Tinnitus
  • Tonsillitis
  • Vertigo

More

Read More
9

Procedures

  • Adenoidectomy
  • Diagnostic Nasal and-or Sinus Endoscopy
  • ENT Surgery
  • Ear Surgery
  • Ear Tube Placement
  • Head and Neck Surgery
  • Non-Cosmetic Chemodenervation
  • Sinus Surgery
  • Tonsillectomy

Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

Healthgrades does not collect malpractice information for Minnesota.

0 Sanctions

No sanctions history found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

1 Board Action
  • Non-Disciplinary Action (9/22/2009)
    Action Taken: License Reinstatement without Restrictions
    Summary: Please reference the following Document
    Documentation: Download here (PDF)
    State: Minnesota

Education

  • University Of Nebraska / College Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1981
  • Va Hospital
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1982
  • Nebr Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1985
  • St Vincents Hospital
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1986

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Nissen has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

Dr. Nissen does not have any memberships or affiliations listed. If you are Dr. Nissen and would like to add memberships or affiliations, please update your profile.

Dr. Nissen's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Nissen to family and friends
3.4
based on 5 total reviews
Dr. Nissen's Performance
  • Trustworthiness
    VERY GOOD
  • Explains condition(s) well
    GOOD
  • Answers Questions
    GOOD
  • Time well spent
    GOOD
Office & Staff Performance
  • Scheduling
    GOOD
  • Office environment
    VERY GOOD
  • Staff friendliness
    VERY GOOD
  • Average wait time
    10 to 15 minutes
Have you seen Dr. Rick Nissen, MD?
Are you Dr. Nissen?
Make it easy for patients to share their feedback. Also manage your personalized profile!

Visit Dr. Nissen

Now Accepting New Patients
Dr. Nissen accepts 6 insurance carriers
  • Aetna
    Choice Plus POS II
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Blue Card PPO
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Minnesota
    Blue Cross Accord
  • Cigna
    Cigna PPO
    Open Access Plus
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
    First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
  • Humana
    Choice Care PPO

*Please verify this information when scheduling an appointment.

Hospitals where Dr. Nissen has admitting privileges

New Ulm Medical Center
1324 5th St N
New Ulm, MN 56073
View Hospital Profile
University of Minnesota Medical Center - West Bank
2312 S 6th St
Minneapolis, MN 55454
View Hospital Profile

View other doctors with similar experience to find the right doctor for you.

Ear, Nose, and Throat
(8)
Pediatric Otolaryngology (Ear, Nose & Throat)
(3)
Ear, Nose, and Throat
(11)
Ear, Nose, and Throat
(9)
Ear, Nose, and Throat
(5)
Ear, Nose, and Throat
(7)
Ear, Nose, and Throat
(2)
Ear, Nose, and Throat
(2)
Ear, Nose, and Throat
(1)
Ear, Nose, and Throat
(7)