Dr. Thomas J Nielsen has the following 2 specialties
An otolaryngologist is more commonly referred to as an ENT, someone that can treat medical issues you may be having with you ears, nose, or throat. This is a physician who is specially trained to diagnose and treat conditions of the ear, nose, sinuses, larynx (voice box), mouth, throat, head, and neck. These doctors treat patients through both medical and surgical means. For instance, an otolaryngologist may treat an obstruction of the nasal passage, caused by malformation of the nose, through rhinoplasty.
- Plastic Surgery within the Head and Neck
Dr. Thomas J Nielsen is Board Certified in 1 specialty
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Compassionate Doctor Recognition (2012, 2013, 2014, 2015, 2016)
Compassionate Doctor certification is granted to physicians who treat their patients with the utmost kindness. The honor is granted based on a physician's overall and bedside manner scores.
Compassionate Doctor Award - 5 Year Honoree (2016)
Vitals Compassionate Doctor Award - 5 Year Honoree recognizes doctors with the highest scores in bedside manner for five consecutive years. This honor is granted to a few distinct doctors in the United States based on experiences shared by patients.
Patients' Choice Award (2012, 2016)
Patients' Choice recognition reflects the difference a particular physician has made in the lives of his/her patients. The honor is bestowed to physicians who have received near perfect scores, as voted by patients.
On-Time Doctor Award (2014, 2016)
Vitals On-Time + Promptness Award recognizes doctors with consistent high ratings for timeliness of appointments. The honor is granted based on a physician's overall and promptness scores.
Dr. Thomas J Nielsen has the following 13 expertise
- Deviated Septum
- Thyroid Diseases
- Head and Neck Cancer
- Smell Disorders
- Swallowing Disorders
- Chronic Sinusitis
- Hearing Loss
- Facial Trauma
- Sleep Apnea (Sleep Apnea Syndromes)
Dr. Thomas J Nielsen has 1 board certified specialty
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Dr. Nielsen is affiliated (can practice and admit patients) with the following hospital(s).
34 Years Experience
Rush Medical College Of Rush University Medical Center
Graduated in 1984
Rush Presbyterian St Lukes Medical Center
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