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Dayana Patera

Dayana Patera, MD

Proud member of Bryan Health Connect


Internal Medicine

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Contact Information

Education & Training

Medical School

School of Medicine Jose Maria Vargas Universidad Central de Venezuela, Caracas


Creighton University Medical Center, Omaha, Nebraska, Internal Medicine

Board Certifications

American Board of Internal Medicine

Patient Reviews

December 30, 2021
The CNA that got my vitals was fantastic - very personable
December 29, 2021
Dr Patera is wonderful. She is very smart, listens intently, follows up when you have a question, knows your history (sometimes she remembers things I have forgotten) and is a tireless and thorough diagnostician. I trust her completely.
December 29, 2021
Dr. Patera is great!
December 16, 2021
Provider is caring and reasonably knowledgeable.
December 16, 2021
I have been a patient here for several years and have been impressed with my care and my needs taken care of in a timely manner
December 13, 2021
Dr. Patera even managed to squeeze me in for another needed procedure between her next two appointments rather than asking me to come back another time. Amazing care and service!
December 10, 2021
Efficiency, patience, and kindness greeted me and stayed with me during my entire experience; even the right temperature water (a first for me in all the years I've had this done at another practice), for when the wax was removed gently from inside my ears.
December 09, 2021
My visit was very timely, just how I like it because my time is valuable also. Thank you.
December 09, 2021
The receptionist and lab tech were very friendly and efficient. Absolutely love Dr. Patera.
December 08, 2021
I left my appointment with a plan for improvement.
December 02, 2021
Doctor and nurse who care about my health.
December 01, 2021
I always feel heard, and not rushed. Dr Patera is fantastic, personable and informed.
November 29, 2021
Their office is very upbeat and professional from the time you step in the office until you leave. One thing I might try and change in their office is where you check out at the front desk is right in-line with the people getting blood draws. If the receptionist is having a struggle with a patient over the next appointment or whatever the area gets rather congested with patients coming in from the waiting area, those trying to checkout and those sitting in the waiting area or trying to get a blood draw, or weigh-in. Something to consider changing.
November 24, 2021
Love how much time she spent with me and answering my questions
November 22, 2021
Dr Patera is wonderful! She walks into the exam room with a smile. She always reviews mom's file/tests before seeing her. As a daughter of a dementia patient I am sooooo thankful for her.
November 03, 2021
I would like to receive the results of all exams, as well as medical recommendations, or treatments by this same route, and stay in touch with my doctor. What should I do to achieve it?
November 03, 2021
On time, friendly staff. Great experience!
October 29, 2021
Dr Patera is always caring, informative and timely. The nurse was pleasant and updated prescriptions currently taking on the computer and had a sense of urgency and very pleasant. The front office has a change of personnel, not as friendly but task driven, with time I hope it runs more smoothly.
October 20, 2021
Dr. Patera is empathetic easy to talk to our knowledgeable supportive. Really is a good good doctor. I enjoyed being her patient. Thank you.
September 27, 2021
Dr. Patera is wonderful! The person who drew my blood was also wonderful. Front desk was nice. However wait times are always too long.
September 22, 2021
Ronda is a valuable asset to my medical needs. She is a necessary member that guides my diabetes education to a positive outcome. I trust her guidance 100 percent.
September 22, 2021
I just got a flu shot. I was in and out on time. The nurse or PA who gave me the shot, I'm sorry but I don't have her name, did so with remarkable efficiency. I swear I didn't feel it. I was able to schedule the shot within a day of calling. I'm happy.
September 20, 2021
Everyone at the front desk and in the lab were very cordial and eager to help with questions, as was the Doctor's nurse when in the exam room. Finally, the Doctor was so informative and took the time we needed to talk about options, tests, etc. We're very pleased with how the appointment went from start to finish.
September 03, 2021
Dr. Patera is the best doctor I have ever had. I appreciate her care and attentiveness to my concerns and questions.
September 01, 2021
Dr. Patera is probably the best doctor I've ever used in my life, and I'm 66 years old. She's concerned about her patients, willing to take the time to explain to them, and has very good advice. Just that I'll never trust anybody else as much as I trust her.
August 19, 2021
Dr Patera is a wonderful, caring, thorough physician!! She listens to me and never judges - she offers support and she genuinely cares about her patients. She needs to be singled out as one of your best providers!! I am so glad that NE internal Medicine is part of BPN because I believe BPN is a wonderful group to work for - I know from personal experience! Please let Dr Patera know how wonderful she is!! Thank you!
August 18, 2021
My appointment was great and I love my doctor.
August 06, 2021
Just a friendly professional staff.
July 16, 2021
From entering the facility, experience with the LPN and with the doctor all went smoothly. I was respected and my questions were all well answered. I would recommend NIM and Dr. Patera specifically to anyone.
July 15, 2021
Dr Patera is simply wonderful. She always takes the time to listen, analyze, and explain. This past visit she even drew a little diagram to help my understand the results of some labs. I would recommend her and the office to anyone.
July 12, 2021
Yes, I would recommend her, and I probably will be back again for another examination. Thank you.
July 02, 2021
I was so thankful that the receptionist took my call, it was a Friday afternoon and the clinic was closed but Dr. Patera was there and what I was needing medical attention for and I told her, I had been bitten by a dog and they were so kind and helpful, they unlocked the door. She was able to check my wounds and I did not realize that I needed to be on an antibiotic right away and I needed a tetanus booster and they cleaned it
July 02, 2021
Dr.Patera is amazing. She clearly cares about her patients. She knows our whole family and our history. I have recommended her to family and friends. She is just outstanding!! We also really like the main office staff!
June 24, 2021
I am happy with the services provided for my health by this provider.
June 24, 2021
Very good thank you
June 18, 2021
We usually wait too long before we see the doctor even though we have a scheduled appointment.
June 17, 2021
I enjoyed my visit this time, dr. Patera keeps very close track of my problems and I've had oodles of them. I'm 83 years old and she's right on top of everything that's going on with me. I appreciate her very much and hope that I'm able to deal with her long into the future will talk to you later. Thank you.
June 17, 2021
Dr Patera is personable, approachable and knowledgeable. Her "bedside" manner is excellent.
June 17, 2021
She did very well I experience quite good care, and everybody was polite and nice and the nurses. And the providers. We're very good to me.
June 15, 2021
Very caring, knowledgeable, and helpful doctor and staff for which I am grateful.
May 28, 2021
Dr Patera is always helpful, Listens, clearly, communicates well, non-dismissive, down to earth, and knowledgeable.
May 27, 2021
Everything was done in a timely manner.
May 17, 2021
Dr. Patera, in my opinion, is an extraordinary physician who listens carefully to her patients and takes the time needed to sort out issues. She is friendly, attentive and up to date on my health issues which certainly is reassuring to me.
May 13, 2021
Since the switch over to Bryan Health Network, Once I'm weighed and the nurse shows me to the room and then notifies Dr. Patera the wait seems to be longer.
May 11, 2021
Dr. Patera is very nice and she's very attentive and I can tell that she cares about my health.
May 10, 2021
Dr. Patera is very thorough and on top of my health history. I trust her and I think she is a very good provider. I'm glad she is my doctor ??.
May 07, 2021
Missing Donald Schmidt greatly!! Dr Patera (sp??) was excellent, however, and altho I've not been in the office since dr Schmidt left, I hope I will continue to have her as my primary.
May 03, 2021
May 03, 2021
I see Dr. Patera and I feel very confident with her knowledge of my background after previously seeing Dr. Schmidt.
April 29, 2021
I have received excellent care at Nebraska Internal Medicine for 40 + years.
April 29, 2021
The cortisone shot that I received is not working. I still have a lot of pain. I will be calling your office tomorrow for what we're going to do next. Thank you. Bye.
April 28, 2021
She visited with Dr. Netz before starting John on a different med. When he did not want him on the other med she changed creams for his rash. She checked his feet for sentation.
April 23, 2021
When Dr. Policky began thinning his patient load as he neared retirement, I was hesitant to be assigned to another doctor as I was so used to/fond of Dr. Policky. But Dr. Patera was a wonderful surprise and replacement. As a gay man, I wasn't sure how I'd respond to a female doctor, but she was absolutely wonderful from day #1. She's friendly, empathetic, thorough, and reassuringly able. The most frequent comment I've heard about her from former colleagues at St. E's, other patients, and staff at Neb. Int. Med. is "Don't you just LOVE her?" and indeed I do.
April 22, 2021
Since moving to Ne Internal and seeing Dr. Patera, my health and well being has changed for the better. She is the first doctor in 16 years of having diabetes that listened, cared, and put forth the effort to help find solutions to my health issues.
April 22, 2021
Dr Patera is awesome, but she needs a better "nurse" than Sam. Lisa the RN is very kind and efficient, but when Sam was called 3 times in 2 days by Bryan scheduling to clarify an order for my Holter monitor, along with my calls, she never called back. Luckily, I texted Dr Patera and she addressed it right away. Now I have to wait past the weekend to get my heart monitor on, but Sam didn't seem concerned. Lame and scary - makes me feel worried that if I need something, no one will respond!!!!!!!!!
April 22, 2021
This was a new physician visit for me since my previous PCP had just retired. I came to her for a preop physical as well as a first time visit. She was very thorough, appeared quite knowledgeable, answered the questions that I had at the time and let me know that she was available for further questions. She came highly recommended by my previous PCP and after visiting with her I understand why. I look forward to further conversations with her regarding improving my health span.
April 15, 2021
I was a new patient so I don't think she had all my records, if she didn't know something not her fault
April 15, 2021
I did not have to wait long. They were very efficient, and I'm very pleased with my doctor. Thank you.
April 12, 2021
Very one very friendly and understanding. Always very helpful.
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