Dr. Charles R. Potter, MD

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Specializes in Ear, Nose, and Throat • Male • Age 66

225 Physicians Park Ste 200
Poplar Bluff, MO 63901
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Dr. Potter's Experience

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Patient Satisfaction

Patients' feedback on their experience with Dr. Potter

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Accepting new patients?

  • Yes
Three Rivers Ear Nose & Throat
Three Rivers Ear Nose & Throat
225 Physicians Park Ste 200
Poplar Bluff, MO 63901
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    Dr. Potter's Experience

    Specialties

    • Ear, Nose, and Throat

    Board Certifications

    • Otolaryngology
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    • Ablation or Excision of Nasal Turbinates
    • Adenoidectomy
    • Antrostomy and Antrotomy (Sinus Surgery)
    • Diagnostic Nasal and-or Sinus Endoscopy
    • Ear Tube Placement
    • Ethmoidectomy (Sinus Surgery)
    • Excision of Parotid, Sublingual, or Submandibular Gland
    • Excision or Destruction of Pharynx Lesion
    • Glossectomy
    • Intranasal or Sinus Procedures
    • Laryngoscopy - Laryngotomy - Laryngectomy - Pharyngolaryngectomy - Pharyngectomy
    • Laryngoscopy and Laryngotomy
    • Nasal Septum Surgery (Septoplasty)
    • Sphenoidotomy (Sinus Surgery)
    • Thyroidectomy
    • Thyroidectomy or Thyroid Lobectomy
    2
    • Acute Laryngitis
    • Allergic Rhinitis
    • Cholesteatoma
    • Chronic Adenoid Infection
    • Chronic Laryngitis
    • Chronic Sinusitis
    • Chronic Tonsillitis
    • Conductive Hearing Loss
    • Deafness
    • Deviated Septum
    • Dizziness
    • Dysphagia
    • Ear Ache
    • Earwax Buildup
    • Enlarged Turbinates
    • ENT Cancer
    • Eustachian Tube Dysfunction
    • Facial Fracture
    • Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease (GERD)
    • Head or Neck Lump or Swelling
    • Headache
    • Hoarse Voice (Dysphonia)
    • Jaw Fracture
    • Laryngeal Cancer
    • Laryngitis
    • Loss of Smell and-or Taste
    • Nosebleed
    • Oral Cancer
    • Otitis Media
    • Outer Ear Infection
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    • Perforated Eardrum
    • Postnasal Drip
    • Salivary Gland Stones and Inflammation
    • Sleep Apnea
    • Throat Cancer (Oropharyngeal)
    • Thyroid Cancer
    • Tinnitus
    • TMJ
    • Tongue Cancer
    • Trigeminal Neuralgia
    • Vertigo
    • Vocal Cord Nodule
    • Vocal Cord Paralysis
    • Vocal Cord Polyp
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    Background Check for Dr. Potter

    1 Malpractice Claim

    • Settlement  (9/1/2010)
    • Amount or Range: $400,000.00
    • Nature of Complaint: Macon County, IL
    • State: Illinois
    • Other  (7/9/2012)
    • Action Taken: Suspension
    • Summary: Potter, Charles Roy MD License # 036-065056

      Nature of Compliant

      The physician failed to detect a perforation in a patient’s inner ear during a procedure that he performed, as well as failed to report a malpractice settlement over said procedure to the Department and failed to respond to a mandatory report of the malpractice settlement.

      Action Taken

      The Illinois Department of Financial & Professional Regulation, Division of Professional Regulation has placed the physician’s Illinois license Suspension for a minimum of 90 days.

    • State: Illinois

    0 Board Actions

    • No board actions found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.
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    Education & Training

    Medical School

    Washington University St Louis
    Graduated in 1974

    Internship Hospital

    Barnes Jewish Hospital
    Complete in 1975

    Residency Hospital

    Barnes Jewish Hospital
    Complete in 1979
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    Languages Spoken by Dr. Potter & Staff

    • English
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    Patient Satisfaction

    Patients' feedback on their experience with Dr. Potter

    Likelihood of recommending Dr. Potter to family and friends

    6 responses
    below
    national average

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    below
    national average
    Office environment, cleanliness, comfort, etc.
    6 responses
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    Staff friendliness and courteousness
    6 responses
    below
    national average
    Total wait time (waiting & exam rooms)
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    Experience with Dr. Potter
    Level of trust in provider's decisions
    6 responses
    below
    national average
    How well provider explains medical condition(s)
    6 responses
    below
    national average
    How well provider listens and answers questions
    6 responses
    below
    national average
    Spends appropriate amount of time with patients
    6 responses
    below
    national average

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    Appointments & Offices

    Check insurance plans, locations and make an appointment

    Is Dr. Potter accepting new patients?

    • Yes.

    What insurance does he accept?

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    • Thrivent Financial
    • TriWest Champus
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    Office Locations

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    Three Rivers Ear Nose & Throat
    225 Physicians Park Ste 200
    Poplar Bluff, MO 63901
    (573) 785-7607 (Office)
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