Dr. Yuri Novitsky, MD

Dr. Yuri Novitsky, MD

General Surgery  ·  
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Age 47
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Dr. Yuri Novitsky, MD is a general surgery specialist in Cleveland, OH and has been practicing for 21 years. He graduated from Albany Medical College in 1997 and specializes in general surgery.

11100 Euclid Ave

Cleveland, OH 44106

Contact Information

(216) 286-6801

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Louisiana
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Massachusetts
  • Cigna
  • Coventry Health Care
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Humana
  • MultiPlan

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Top Care Areas

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

Incisional Hernia
very high
more than 99% of peers
Open Incisional and-or Ventral Hernia Repair
very high
more than 97% of peers
Hernia Repair
very high
more than 97% of peers

Dr. Novitsky'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

  • General Surgery

1  Board Certifications

  • General Surgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Surgery*

45  Conditions Treated

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47  Procedures

  • Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
  • Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
  • Appendectomy, Laparoscopic
  • Appendectomy, Open
  • Bladder Surgery
  • Bone Marrow Biopsy
  • Colectomy
  • Colon and Rectal Surgery
  • Dressing and-or Debridement of Wound, Infection, or Burn (incl. Negative Pressure Wound Therapy)
  • Enterostomy (Laparoscopic or Open)
  • Esophageal Surgery
  • Excision of Skin Lesion
  • Excision, Shaving, or Destruction of Skin and Subcutaneous Tissue (incl. Mohs Micrographic Surgery), Tissue Transfer
  • Gallbladder Removal
  • Gallbladder Removal (Cholecystectomy), Laparoscopic
  • Gallbladder Removal (Cholecystectomy), Open
  • Gastroenterology Procedures
  • Gastrotomy
  • Head and Neck Surgery
  • Heart Surgery
  • Hernia Repair
  • Incision and Removal of Foreign Object
  • Incisional Hernia Repair, Laparoscopic
  • Inguinal Hernia Repair, Laparoscopic
  • Inguinal Hernia Repair, Open
  • Intestinal Transplant (incl. Enterectomy)
  • Kidney Surgery
  • Laparoscopic Surgical Procedure
  • Laparotomy
  • Lung Surgery
  • Lymph Node Biopsy or Excision
  • Open Diaphragmatic and-or Paraesophageal Hiatal Hernia Repair
  • Open Incisional and-or Ventral Hernia Repair
  • Orchiectomy
  • Paracentesis
  • Paraesophageal Hernia Repair, Laparoscopic
  • Port Placements or Replacements
  • Removal of Reproductive Organs (Hysterectomy, Oophorectomy, Salpingectomy, Salpingo-Oophorectomy, Resection of Peritoneal Malignancy)
  • Renal Transplant and Nephrectomy
  • Skin Grafts
  • Splenectomy
  • Splenectomy and Splenorrhaphy
  • Stomach Surgery
  • Thoracentesis
  • Tracheal Surgery
  • Umbilical or Ventral Hernia Repair, Laparoscopic
  • Wound Repair
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Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

Healthgrades does not collect malpractice information for Ohio.

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

  • Albany Medical College
    Medical School | Graduated 1997

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Novitsky has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Russian

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Novitsky's Reviews

4.7
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Novitsky to family and friends
27 total reviews (17 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (27)

  • 5
    (24)
  • 4
    (1)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
    (0)
  • 1
    (2)

Dr. Novitsky'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

    10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (17)

Dr. Novitsky and his team were incredible. His attention to my particular problem and willingness to discuss options and procedures with me was incredible. Once the surgery was completed, Dr. Novitsky was available to answer any questions I or my family had about recovery. I travelled to...more
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Dr. Novitsky is the best Ventral Hernia Surgeon in the Cleveland, Ohio area. He is superbly qualified, kind, compassionate and thorough. I am told my surgery was 7+ hours long. Imagine the ability of this surgeon in a marathon event, to afford me the fabulous result and my life!
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Dr. Novitsky did an experimental umbilical hernia repair for me 2 years ago. He saved my quality of life!! I was constantly in pain and had 2 failed repairs from a different hospital before I found Dr. Novitsky. I cannot recommend him enough enough. He is wonderful and because of his expertise I am...more
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Dr. Novitsky is a very caring professional who made me feel very much at ease with his knowledge and demeanor. I appreciated that when I first went to him regarding my inguinal hernia, he indicated that it was too small for surgery at that point and that I should wait. When it was time for...more
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Dr Novitsky and staff are a great asset to University Hospitals. I wouldn't hesitate to recommend him to anyone needing hernia surgery.
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