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Surgical Specialist
31 years of experience
Accepting new patients
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Patient Reviews

Patient comments (16)

The overall average patient rating of Dr. Russell Novak is Excellent. Dr. Novak has been reviewed by 78 patients who have provided 16 comments. The rating is 4.5 out of 5 stars.

Patient Ratings
Ease of Appointment 4.6
Promptness 4.6
Courteous Staff 4.7
Accurate Diagnosis 4.8
Bedside Manner 4.7
Spends Time with Me 4.7
Follows Up After Visit 4.6

Specialties & Research

Dr. Russell Novak, MD is board certified in Surgery.

  • He has special expertise in 1 area:
  • Colorectal Surgery

Education & Awards

Dr. Novak graduated from University of Florida, Gainesville. He has 3 awards.

Patients' Choice 5th Anniversary Award (2012 - 2013)
Patients' Choice Award (2008 - 2013)
Compassionate Doctor Recognition (2015)


Dr. Novak has 2 hospital affiliations:

  • Sarasota Memorial Hospital 
  • Doctors Hospital Of Sarasota 


  • English
  • Spanish

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Additional Information
Dr. Russell Novak MD is a male Surgeon, has 31 years of experience and practices in Surgery.
Where does Dr. Russell Novak practice?
Dr. Russell Novak has 1 office location.
Dr. Russell Novak practices Surgery near Sarasota, FL.
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