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Dr. Nicholas Wirtz, MD

Ear, Nose, and Throat*
4.8 (19)
Map Pin Small Merriam, KS
Accepting new patients

Offers telehealth

Overview of Dr. Nicholas Wirtz, MD

Dr. Nicholas Wirtz, MD is a Head & Neck Surgery Otolaryngologist in Merriam, KS. They graduated from University of Missouri School of Medicine and is affiliated with Menorah Medical Center and Research Medical Center. Dr. Wirtz, completed a residency at University of Minnesota. Patients rated Dr. Wirtz an average 4.8 star rating.

Dr. Wirtz works at Ascentist Ear, Nose & Throat - Merriam in Merriam, KS. They frequently treat conditions like Oral Cancer along with other conditions at varying frequencies. They are accepting new patients and accept Aetna, Anthem and Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield as well as other major insurance plans. Please call ahead to schedule an appointment and to confirm all accepted insurance plans.

Dr. Wirtz's Office Locations

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    Ascentist Ear, Nose & Throat - Merriam
    6815 Frontage Rd, Merriam, KS 66204 Icon Directions Right Arrow Directions
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Many providers have expertise treating multiple conditions or procedures. FindCare uses a variety of data sources to determine which conditions or procedures a provider treats and their level of experience.
Oral Cancer
Head and Neck Cancer
Acute Respiratory Infection
Acute Laryngitis
Acute Pharyngitis
Acute Sinusitis
Acute Upper Respiratory Infection
Allergic Rhinitis
Cervical Vertigo
Chronic Rhinitis
Chronic Sinusitis
Deviated Septum
Dizziness
Dysphagia
Earwax Buildup
Eustachian Tube Dysfunction
Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease (GERD)
Head or Neck Lump or Swelling
Laryngitis
Meniere's Disease
Nosebleed
Perforated Eardrum
Pharyngitis
Postnasal Drip
Salivary Gland Cancer
Sensorineural Hearing Loss
Sinusitis
Sleep Apnea
Soft Tissue Sarcoma of Head, Face, and Neck
Sudden Deafness and-or Hearing Loss
Tinnitus
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Tongue Cancer
Cervical Lymph Node Dissection
Desensitization
Ear Tube Placement
Excision of Parotid, Sublingual, or Submandibular Gland
Glossectomy
Acute Tonsillitis
All Headaches (incl. Migraine)
Anosmia
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Bell's Palsy
Broken Nose
Cerebral Palsy
Chronic Laryngitis
Chronic Pharyngitis
Conductive Hearing Loss
Difficulty With Walking
Ear, Nose, Throat (ENT) Cancer
Enlarged Turbinates
Facial Fracture
Facial Nerve Disorder
Gait Abnormality
Gout
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Headache
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Hoarse Voice (Dysphonia)
Hyperparathyroidism
Joint Pain
Laryngeal Cancer
Loss of Smell and Taste
Maxillary and Malar Fractures
Mixed Hearing Loss
Nasal Polyp
Nonsuppurative Otitis Media
Osteoarthritis
Osteoarthritis of Spine
Osteosarcoma
Otitis Media
Outer Ear Infection
Parathyroid (Gland) Disease
Parathyroid Cancer
Peritonsillar Abscess
Pharyngolaryngitis
Rheumatoid Arthritis
Salivary Gland Cyst
Salivary Gland Stones and Inflammation
Suppurative Otitis Media
Thyroid Cancer
TMJ
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Tonsil Cancer
Tonsillitis
Torticollis
Vertigo
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Vocal Cord Paralysis
Vocal Cord Polyp
Ablation or Excision of Nasal Turbinates
Adenoidectomy
Diagnostic Nasal and Sinus Endoscopy
Excision or Destruction of Palate or Uvula Lesion
Excision or Destruction of Pharynx Lesion
Excision or Destruction of Tongue Lesion
Intranasal or Sinus Procedure
Laryngectomy and Pharyngectomy
Lymph Node Biopsy or Excision
Nasal Septum Surgery (Septoplasty)
Parathyroidectomy
Rhinoseptoplasty
Sleep Apnea Surgery
Sphenoidotomy (Sinus Surgery)
Thyroid Lobectomy
Thyroidectomy
Tonsillectomy
Tracheal Surgery
Wound Repair
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    About Dr. Nicholas Wirtz, MD

    Specialties*
    • Ear, Nose, and Throat

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    Languages Spoken
    • English
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    Gender
    • Male
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    NPI Number
    • 1588920144
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    Education & Certifications

    Fellowship
    • University of Pittsburgh Medical Center
    Fellowship
    Residency
    • University of Minnesota
    Residency
    Medical Education
    • University of Missouri School of Medicine
    Medical Education
    Board Certifications
    • Otolaryngology and Otolaryngology-Head and Neck Surgery
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    Hospital Affiliations

    • Menorah Medical Center
    • Research Medical Center

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    Dr. Nicholas Wirtz, MD is accepting new patients on Healthline FindCare. You can check to see if Dr. Wirtz is offering online scheduling or call the provider’s office for more information.

    Dr. Wirtz has indicated that they do offer telehealth services. Please call the provider’s office at for more information.

    Dr. Wirtz works at Ascentist Ear, Nose & Throat - Merriam in Merriam, KS. View the full address on Dr. Wirtz’s profile.

    Dr. Wirtz has seen patients for Oral Cancer, and more. You can see other conditions treated by Dr. Wirtz on their profile. Please call the provider’s office to confirm all visit reasons.

    19 patients have reviewed Dr. Wirtz. The overall rating for this provider is 4.8. You can read verified reviews and ratings and leave your own review based on your experience with Dr. Wirtz.

    Whether a person prefers to schedule an appointment online or over the phone with Dr. Wirtz, there are benefits to both methods. A person calling to schedule an with Dr. Wirtz appointment can ask questions about the practice, provider availability, conditions treated, procedures performed, and if their insurance carrier is accepted. While online scheduling is quicker, easier, allows one to view a wide range of appointment times, and may provide the ability to sync with a personal calendar.

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