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Dr. Clifford Novak, MD

Orthopedic Surgery*
5.0 (8)
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19 years of experience

Overview of Dr. Clifford Novak, MD

Dr. Clifford Novak, MD is an Orthopedic Surgery Specialist in Cedar Rapids, IA. They specialize in Orthopedic Surgery, has 19 years of experience, and is board certified in Orthopedic Surgery. They graduated from University of Iowa Carver College of Medicine and is affiliated with Mercy Medical Center - Cedar Rapids and UnityPoint Health - St. Luke's Hospital. Patients rated Dr. Novak an average 5.0 star rating.

Dr. Novak works at Practice in Cedar Rapids, IA with other offices in Hiawatha, IA. They frequently treat conditions like Limb Pain and Carpal Tunnel Syndrome along with other conditions at varying frequencies. Please call ahead to schedule an appointment and to confirm all accepted insurance plans.

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Dr. Novak's Office Locations

  1. 1
    Physicians Clinic of Iowa PC
    202 10th St Se, Cedar Rapids, IA 52403 Icon Directions Right Arrow Directions Phone Icon (319) 398-1545
    Monday
    07:00 - 17:00
    Tuesday
    07:00 - 17:00
    Wednesday
    07:00 - 17:00
    Thursday
    07:00 - 17:00
    Friday
    07:00 - 17:00
  2. 2
    Office
    1195 Boyson Rd, Hiawatha, IA 52233 Icon Directions Right Arrow Directions Phone Icon (319) 832-3910
  3. 3
    St Luke's Methodist Hospital
    1026 A Ave NE, Cedar Rapids, IA 52402 Icon Directions Right Arrow Directions Phone Icon (319) 369-7211
  4. 4
    Surgery Center Cedar Rapids
    1075 1st Ave SE, Cedar Rapids, IA 52402 Icon Directions Right Arrow Directions Phone Icon (319) 558-4800

Hospital Affiliations
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  • Mercy Medical Center - Cedar Rapids
  • UnityPoint Health - St. Luke's Hospital

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Treatment frequency



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Steroid Injection Chevron Icon
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Achilles Tendinitis Chevron Icon
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Ataxia Chevron Icon
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Bursitis Chevron Icon
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Lateral and Medial Epicondylitis (Tennis and Golf Elbow) Chevron Icon
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Medial Epicondylitis Chevron Icon
Nerve Root Injury and Plexus Disorders (incl. Pinched Nerve) Chevron Icon
Osteoarthritis of Foot Chevron Icon
Osteoarthritis of Hand or Wrist Chevron Icon
Osteoarthritis of Hip Chevron Icon
Osteoarthritis of Hip and Thigh Chevron Icon
Osteoarthritis of Knee Chevron Icon
Osteoarthritis of Shoulder Chevron Icon
Osteoarthritis of Spine Chevron Icon
Osteoarthritis of Wrist Chevron Icon
Patellofemoral Pain Syndrome (PFPS) Chevron Icon
Peripheral Autonomic Neuropathy Chevron Icon
Peripheral Nerve Disorders Chevron Icon
Pyogenic Arthritis Chevron Icon
Radiculopathy Chevron Icon
Rotator Cuff Tear Chevron Icon
Sciatica (Not Due to Disc Displacement) Chevron Icon
Shoulder Impingement Syndrome Chevron Icon
Shoulder Tendinitis and Tenosynovitis Chevron Icon
Spinal Stenosis Chevron Icon
Sprains and Strains (incl. Muscle Tear) Chevron Icon
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Wrist Fracture Chevron Icon
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Dressing and-or Debridement of Wound, Infection, or Burn Chevron Icon
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Joint Drainage Chevron Icon
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Myofascial Trigger Point Injection Chevron Icon
Peripheral Nerve Block Chevron Icon
Resection or Ablation of Bone Tumor, Partial or Complete Resection of Bone, Debridement of Bone Chevron Icon
Somatic Nerve Block Chevron Icon
Synovial Biopsy Chevron Icon
Wound Repair Chevron Icon
Wrist Fusion Chevron Icon
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    About Dr. Clifford Novak, MD

    Specialties*
    • Orthopedic Surgery

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    Years of Experience
    • 19 years of experience
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    Languages Spoken
    • English
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    NPI Number
    • 1912191743
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    Education & Certifications

    Medical Education
    • University of Iowa Carver College of Medicine
    Medical Education
    Board Certifications
    • Orthopedic Surgery
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    Dr. Novak has indicated that they do offer telehealth services. Please call the provider’s office at for more information.

    Dr. Novak has seen patients for Limb Pain and Carpal Tunnel Syndrome, and more. You can see other conditions treated by Dr. Novak on their profile. Please call the provider’s office to confirm all visit reasons.

    8 patients have reviewed Dr. Novak. The overall rating for this provider is 5.0. You can read verified reviews and ratings and leave your own review based on your experience with Dr. Novak.

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