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Dr. Michael Hovey, MD

General Surgery*
3.9 (15)
Map Pin Small Omaha, NE
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27 years of experience

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Overview of Dr. Michael Hovey, MD

Dr. Michael Hovey, MD is a General Surgery Specialist in Omaha, NE. They specialize in General Surgery, has 27 years of experience, and is board certified in General Surgery. They graduated from R J & Lucille Carver College of Medicine University of Ia and is affiliated with CHI Health Creighton University Medical Center - Bergan Mercy and Chi Health Immanuel. Dr. Hovey, completed a residency at Iowa Methodist Medical Center. Patients rated Dr. Hovey an average 3.9 star rating.

Dr. Hovey works at CHI Health Clinic General Surgery (Immanuel) in Omaha, NE. They frequently treat conditions like Obesity, Incisional Hernia and Umbilical Hernia 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. Hovey's Office Locations

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    CHI Health Clinic General Surgery (Immanuel)
    6829 N 72nd St Ste 5500, Omaha, NE 68122 Icon Directions Right Arrow Directions Phone Icon (402) 717-4900

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  • CHI Health Creighton University Medical Center - Bergan Mercy
  • Chi Health Immanuel

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Obesity
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Incisional Hernia
Umbilical Hernia
Gallstones
Cholecystitis and Gallstones
Inguinal Hernia
Laparoscopic Gastric Bypass Surgery
Abdominal Pain
Appendicitis
Breast Cancer
Breast Lump
Constipation
Diaphragmatic and Hiatal Hernia
Hemorrhoids
Ileus
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Intestinal Obstruction
Lipomas
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Non-Alcoholic Fatty Liver Disease
Pelvic Abscess
Ventral Hernia
Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
Cholecystectomy with Robotic Assist
Colectomy Laparoscopic
Colectomy Sigmoidectomy with Robotic Assist
Duodenal Polypectomy
Endoscopy (Esophagus, Stomach, Small Intestine)
Excision, Shaving, or Destruction of Skin and Subcutaneous Tissue (incl. Mohs Micrographic Surgery), Tissue Transfer
Gallbladder Removal
Laparoscopic Appendectomy
Laparoscopic Gallbladder Removal (Cholecystectomy)
Laparoscopic Incisional Hernia Repair
Open Incisional or Ventral Hernia Repair
Port Placements or Replacements
Sleeve Gastrectomy
Soft Tissue Tumor Removal
Ventral Hernia Repair Open
Acute Bowel Infarction
Adrenal Gland Cancer
Alcoholic Cirrhosis
Anal Fissure
Anal or Rectal Pain
Anorectal Abscess
Anorectal Fistula
Ascites
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Autoimmune Thyroiditis
Barrett's Esophagus
Bowel Strangulation
Breast Abscess
Breast Carcinoma
Burn Injuries
Cellulitis
Cholangiocarcinoma
Collapsed Lung (Pneumothorax)
Colorectal Cancer
Colorectal Polyp
Crohn's Disease
Ductal Carcinoma in Situ
Duodenal Ulcer
Empyema
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Eosinophilic Gastritis
Esophageal Cancer
Gallbladder Cancer
Gastric Ulcer
Gastritis
Gastrointestinal Bleeding
Gastroparesis
Gynecomastia
Hepatic Fibrosis
Hernia
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Hiatal Hernia
Hidradenitis
Hyperparathyroidism
Hypertrophic Scar
Inflammatory Bowel Disease
Intestinal Abscess
Intestinal Diverticulosis
Intestinal Fistula
Intestinal Prolapse
Large Intestine Infarction
Liver Damage
Lung Cancer
Male Breast Carcinoma
Meckel's Diverticulum
Megacolon
Neuroendocrine Tumors
Obstructed Inguinal Hernia
Pancreatic Cancer
Parathyroid (Gland) Disease
Parathyroid (Gland) Tumor: Other than Malignant
Parathyroid Cancer
Partial Lung Collapse
Pediatric Obesity
Peptic Ulcer
Peripheral Vascular Disease (PAD, PVD)
Pheochromocytoma
Pleural Effusion
Pyloric Stenosis
Rectovaginal Fistula
Sebaceous Cysts
Small Intestine Cancer
Small Intestine Infarction
Spleen Cyst
Splenomegaly
Stomach Cancer
Stomach Stenosis
Thyroid Atrophy
Thyroid Nodule
Thyrotoxicosis
Traumatic Brain Injury
Tubo-Ovarian Abscess
Vascular Insufficiency of Intestines
Abdominoplasty
Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
Acid Reflux Surgery
Adjacent Tissue Transfer
Anal Fistulectomy or Fistulotomy
Anoscopy
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Axillary Lymph Node Dissection
Bariatric Surgery (Weight Loss Surgery)
Bile Duct Procedure
Biopsy of Breast
Breast Reconstruction
Colectomy
Colonoscopy, Proctosigmoidoscopy, and Sigmoidoscopy
Colostomy
Destruction of Benign Skin Lesion
Destruction of Malignant Skin Lesion
Diaphragmatic Paraesophagel Hernia Robotic Assist
Dressing and-or Debridement of Wound, Infection, or Burn
Excision of Anal Tags
Excision of Benign Skin Lesion
Excision of Breast Tumor
Excision of Esophageal Lesion
Excision of Skin Cancer
Fecal Impaction Removal
Femoral Hernia Repair, Open
Gastrectomy
Gastrectomy with Robotic Assist
Gastric Restrictive With Partial Gastrectomy or Jejunojejunostomy
Gastrotomy
Gynecomastia Repair
Hemorrhoidectomy or Excision of Anal Tags
Incision and Removal of Foreign Object
Intestinal Transplant (incl. Enterectomy)
Laparoscopic Excision or Destruction of Ovary
Laparoscopic Inguinal Hernia Repair
Laparoscopic Revision Gastric Restrictive Procedure
Laparoscopic Umbilical or Ventral Hernia Repair
Laparotomy
Liver Biopsy
Lumpectomy
Lymph Node Biopsy or Excision
Lymphadenectomy With Robotic Assistance
Mastectomy
Nephrectomy
Nephrectomy with Robotic Assist
Open Diaphragmatic or Paraesophageal Hiatal Hernia Repair
Open Gastric Restrictive Procedure
Open Inguinal Hernia Repair
Paraesophageal Hernia Repair Robotic Assist
Paraesophageal Hernia Repair, Laparoscopic
Parathyroidectomy
Pilonidal Cyst Drainage
Puncture Aspiration
Removal or Destruction of Rectal or Intestinal Tumor (incl. Colonoscopy, Proctosigmoidoscopy, Sigmoidoscopy and Control of Hemorrhage)
Renal Transplant
Revision of Gastric Anastomosis or Restrictive Procedure
Skin Excision for Hidradenitis
Skin Tag Removal
Splenectomy
Splenectomy with Robotic Assist
Surgical Procedures
Thoracentesis
Total Salpingectomy With Robotic Assistance
Tracheal Surgery
Umbilical Hernia Repair Open
Ventral Hernia Repair Laparoscopic
Wedge Resection Colon
Wound Repair
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    Specialties*
    • General Surgery

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    Years of Experience
    • 27 years of experience
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    Languages Spoken
    • English
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    NPI Number
    • 1366429458
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    Education & Certifications

    Residency
    • Iowa Methodist Medical Center
    Residency
    Internship
    • Creighton University Medical Center
    Internship
    Medical Education
    • R J & Lucille Carver College of Medicine University of Ia
    Medical Education
    Undergraduate School
    • Iowa State University
    Undergraduate School
    Board Certifications
    • General Surgery
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    Dr. Hovey has indicated that they do offer telehealth services. Please call the provider’s office at for more information.

    Dr. Hovey works at CHI Health Clinic General Surgery (Immanuel) in Omaha, NE. View the full address on Dr. Hovey’s profile.

    Dr. Hovey has seen patients for Obesity, Incisional Hernia and Umbilical Hernia, and more. You can see other conditions treated by Dr. Hovey on their profile. Please call the provider’s office to confirm all visit reasons.

    15 patients have reviewed Dr. Hovey. The overall rating for this provider is 3.9. You can read verified reviews and ratings and leave your own review based on your experience with Dr. Hovey.

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