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Dr. Bolger's bio
This content was provided by Dr. Bolger "Dr. Bolger is a nationally and internationally recognized expert in Rhinology and Sinus Surgery. Board certified in Otorhinolaryngology and fellowship trained in Rhinology and Sinus Surgery, he has more than 25 years of dedicated experience in treating advanced, unusual or difficult to treat sinus conditions. He has extensive experience with minimally invasive endoscopic sinus surgery, as well as comprehensive medical management of sinus disease. Dr. Bolger devoted a significant portion of his career to research, education and innovation. He introduced and refined several endoscopic surgical techniques and helped pioneer surgical instrumentation and medical devices that have improved patient care. He was awarded numerous academic grants, conducted research, and published extensively. Over the course of his career, he has written more than 100 articles, including 85 peer-reviewed manuscripts, several medical textbook chapters, and he co-edited a major textbook, Diseases of the Sinuses: Diagnosis and Management. Dr. Bolger dedicated many years to teaching otorhinolaryngologists techniques to minimize surgical complications and maximize successful outcomes. He has lectured extensively in the U.S. and abroad, and held the academic rank of Professor at Mayo Clinic and at the Uniformed Services University of the Health Sciences. Dr. Bolger has been recognized by his peers and medical organizations for outstanding patient care and contributions to the field of Rhinology. He has been acknowledged by "The Best Doctors in America" (Best Doctors, Inc.), "America's Top Doctors" (Castle Connolly Medical LTD), Northeast Florida's Best Doctors, (Jacksonville Magazine) in addition to receiving the Patient's Choice, Compassionate Physicians and numerous other awards. After working at some of the top medical centers in the country caring for patients with a wide range of complex sinonasal conditions, Dr. Bolger's desire to provide high level, comprehensive, personalized service to patients motivated him to create a practice where patients' medical needs are truly placed at the forefront. He will provide expert patient care in a relaxed, comfortable setting at the North Florida Sinus Center."
This content was provided by Dr. Bolger "Dr. Bolger cares for patients with challenging problems of the nose, sinuses and skull base region. He uses a highly individualized approach to patient care, employs modern endoscopic and radiographic diagnostic methods and minimally invasive surgical principles. He is a widely recognized expert in endoscopic nasal and sinus surgery, and in caring for patients with chronic nasal and sinus problems. His areas of expertise also include repair of cerebrospinal fluid leak and encephaloceles."
Ear, Nose, and Throat
Accredited by: American Board of Otolaryngology*
Cerebrospinal Fluid Leak (CSF Leak)
Eustachian Tube Dysfunction
Loss of Smell and-or Taste
Nasolacrimal Duct Obstruction
Ablation or Excision of Nasal Turbinates
Antrostomy and Antrotomy (Sinus Surgery)
Complex Skull Base Surgery
Diagnostic Nasal and-or Sinus Endoscopy
Endoscopic Sinus Surgery
Ethmoidectomy (Sinus Surgery)
Intranasal or Sinus Procedure
Nasal Septum Surgery (Septoplasty)
Skull Base Surgery
Sphenoidectomy (Sinus Surgery)
Sphenoidotomy (Sinus Surgery)
Tear Duct Surgery
0 Malpractice Claims
No malpractice history found for Florida.
No sanctions history found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.
0 Board Actions
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Massachusetts College Of Pharmacy
Undergraduate School | Graduated 1980
Uniformed Services University Of The Health Sciences
Medical School | Graduated 1986
Wilford Hall Usaf Med Center
Internship Hospital | Completed 1987
Wilford Hall Usaf Med Center
Residency Hospital | Completed 1991
University Of Pennsylvania Health System
Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1992
Awards & Recognition
Awards & Honors
Healthgrades Honor Roll
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