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Otolaryngologist (ear, nose, throat)
31 years of experience
Accepting new patients
License & Identifications

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Patient Reviews

Patient comments (4)

The overall average patient rating of Dr. Rick Nissen is Excellent. Dr. Nissen has been reviewed by 18 patients who have provided 4 comments. The rating is 4.5 out of 5 stars.

Patient Ratings
Ease of Appointment 4.6
Promptness 4.5
Courteous Staff 4.6
Accurate Diagnosis 4.6
Bedside Manner 4.6
Spends Time with Me 4.3
Follows Up After Visit 4.1

Specialties & Research

Dr. Rick Nissen, MD is board certified in Otolaryngology.

  • He has special expertise in 1 area:
  • Otology

Education & Awards

Dr. Nissen graduated from University of Nebraska, Omaha. He has 3 awards.

Patients' Choice Award (2008 - 2009, 2012, 2014 - 2015)
Compassionate Doctor Recognition (2014 - 2015)
On-Time Doctor Award (2014 - 2015)


Dr. Nissen has 8 hospital affiliations:

  • University of Minnesota Medical Center, Fairview 
  • Abbott - Northwestern Hospital Inc 

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Additional Information
Dr. Rick Lee Nissen MD is a male Otolaryngologist, has 31 years of experience and practices in Otolaryngology.
Where does Dr. Rick L. Nissen practice?
Dr. Rick Nissen has 1 office location.
Dr. Rick Nissen practices Otolaryngology near Minneapolis, MN.
See Minneapolis Otolaryngologists.