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Specializes in Ear, Nose, and Throat • Male • Age 51

99 E 86th Ave Ste A
Merrillville, IN 46410
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Hospital Quality

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Community Hospital
901 MacArthur Blvd
Munster, IN 46321
Saint Mary Medical Center
1500 S Lake Park Ave
Hobart, IN 46342

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Patients' feedback on their experience with Dr. Han

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Han to family and friends is 4.5 out of 5 5 1 67

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CarePointe, PC, Ear, Nose, Throat and Sinus Center
99 E 86th Ave Ste A
Merrillville, IN 46410
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CarePointe Ear, Nose, Throat and Sinus Center
801 MacArthur Blvd Ste 302
Munster, IN 46321
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    Dr. Han's Experience

    Dr. Han's Care Philosophy

    Specialties

    • Ear, Nose, and Throat
    • Pediatric Otolaryngology (Ear, Nose & Throat)
    • Plastic Surgery-Head & Neck

    Board Certifications

    • Otolaryngology
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    • Ablation or Excision of Nasal Turbinates
    • Adenoidectomy
    • Antrostomy and Antrotomy (Sinus Surgery)
    • Balloon Sinuplasty
    • Continuous Positive Airway Pressure (CPAP)
    • Diagnostic Nasal and-or Sinus Endoscopy
    • Ear Reconstruction
    • Ear Surgery
    • Ear Tube Placement
    • Endoscopic Sinus Surgery
    • Ethmoidectomy (Sinus Surgery)
    • Excision of Neck Mass
    • Excision of Parotid, Sublingual, or Submandibular Gland
    • Excision or Destruction of Dentoalveolar Lesion or Tumor
    • Excision or Destruction of Palate or Uvula Lesion
    • Excision or Destruction of Tongue Lesion
    • Facial Bone Fracture Repair
    • Frenectomy
    • Glossectomy
    • Head and Neck Surgery
    • Intranasal or Sinus Procedure
    • Laryngoscopy - Laryngotomy - Laryngectomy - Pharyngolaryngectomy - Pharyngectomy
    • Laryngoscopy and Laryngotomy
    • Lymph Node Biopsy or Excision
    • Maxillofacial Surgery
    • Microlaryngeal Surgery
    • Microlaryngoscopy
    • Nasal Disorder Endoscopy
    • Nasal Septum Surgery (Septoplasty)
    • Nasal Surgery
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    • Nose Plastic Surgery (Rhinoplasty)
    • Parathyroid Surgery
    • Parathyroidectomy
    • Perforated Eardrum Repair (Tympanoplasty)
    • Rhinoscopy
    • Septal Perforation Repair
    • Sinus Surgery
    • Sleep Apnea Surgery
    • Sphenoidotomy (Sinus Surgery)
    • Thyroid Lobectomy
    • Thyroid Surgery
    • Thyroidectomy
    • Thyroidectomy or Thyroid Lobectomy
    • Thyroplasty
    • Tonsillectomy
    • Tracheal Surgery
    • Uvulectomy
    • Vestibule and Floor of Mouth, Excision or Destruction
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    • Acoustic Neuroma
    • Acute Laryngitis
    • Acute Sinusitis
    • Acute Tonsillitis
    • Allergic Rhinitis
    • Allergies
    • Bell's Palsy
    • Broken Nose
    • Cholesteatoma
    • Chronic Adenoid Infection
    • Chronic Sinusitis
    • Chronic Tonsillitis
    • Conductive Hearing Loss
    • Deafness
    • Deviated Septum
    • Dizziness
    • Dysphagia
    • Ear Ache
    • Ear Disorders
    • Ear Infection
    • Earwax Buildup
    • Enlarged Turbinates
    • ENT Cancer
    • Eustachian Tube Dysfunction
    • Facial Fracture
    • Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease (GERD)
    • Gum Cancer
    • Head and Neck Tumor
    • Head or Neck Lump or Swelling
    • Headache
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    • Hearing Loss
    • Hoarse Voice (Dysphonia)
    • Jaw Fracture
    • Laryngeal Cancer
    • Laryngitis
    • Leukoplakia
    • Loss of Smell and-or Taste
    • Malignant Bone Cancer of the Skull, Face, and Jaw
    • Meniere's Disease
    • Nasal Obstruction
    • Nasal Polyp
    • Nose Disorders
    • Nosebleed
    • Oral Cancer
    • Orbital Fracture
    • Osteosarcoma
    • Otitis Media
    • Outer Ear Infection
    • Parathyroid (Gland) Disease
    • Parathyroid (Gland) Tumor: Other than Malignant
    • Perforated Eardrum
    • Peritonsillar Abscess
    • Salivary Gland Cancer
    • Salivary Gland Diseases
    • Salivary Gland Stones and Inflammation
    • Sinus Diseases
    • Sinus Problems
    • Sinusitis
    • Sjögren's Syndrome
    • Sleep Apnea
    • Snoring
    • Soft Tissue Sarcoma
    • Soft Tissue Sarcoma of Head, Face, and Neck
    • Sore Throat
    • Throat Cancer (Nasopharyngeal)
    • Throat Cancer (Oropharyngeal)
    • Thyroid Cancer
    • Thyroid Disease
    • Tinnitus
    • TMJ
    • Tongue Cancer
    • Tonsil Cancer
    • Tonsil Disorders
    • Tonsillitis
    • Trigeminal Neuralgia
    • Vertigo
    • Vocal Cord Nodule
    • Vocal Cord Paralysis
    • Vocal Cord Polyp
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    0 Malpractice Claims

    • No malpractice history found for Indiana.
    • No sanctions history found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

    0 Board Actions

    • No board actions found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.
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    Awards & Recognitions

    Awards

    Media & Publications

    • Patients Choice Award, 2011
    • Compassionate Doctors Award, 2011
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    Education & Training

    Medical School

    University Of Chicago/The Pritzker School Of Medicine
    Graduated in 1989

    Internship Hospital

    University Of Illinois Hospital
    Complete in 1990

    Residency Hospital

    University Of Illinois Hospital
    Complete in 1994

    Undergraduate Schools

    University Of Chicago
    Graduated in 1985
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    Languages Spoken by Dr. Han & Staff

    • English
    • Chinese, Mandarin
    • Spanish
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    Dr. Han's Hospital Quality

    The right hospital is as important as the right doctor

    Healthgrades Hospital Quality Ratings

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    • Community Hospital

    • Franciscan Alliance - Franciscan St. Anthony Health -Crown Point

    • Methodist Hospital Southlake

    • Methodist Hospitals - Northlake Campus

    • Saint Mary Medical Center

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    Patient Satisfaction

    Patients' feedback on their experience with Dr. Han

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    Likelihood to Recommend

    4.5
    • 67 responses
    1 5 67

    4.5 out of 5

    Dr. Han's Office & Staff

    Ease of scheduling urgent appointments

    4.7 out of 5

    66 responses

    Office environment, cleanliness, comfort, etc.

    4.6 out of 5

    66 responses

    Staff friendliness and courteousness

    4.5 out of 5

    64 responses

    Total wait time (waiting & exam rooms)

    10 – 15 minutes

    65 responses

    Experience with Dr. Han

    Level of trust in provider's decisions

    4.5 out of 5

    66 responses

    How well provider explains medical condition(s)

    4.5 out of 5

    67 responses

    How well provider listens and answers questions

    4.5 out of 5

    67 responses

    Spends appropriate amount of time with patients

    4.4 out of 5

    66 responses

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    Office Locations

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    CarePointe, PC, Ear, Nose, Throat and Sinus Center
    99 E 86th Ave Ste A
    Merrillville, IN 46410
    (219) 738-2617 (Office)
    (219) 769-5830 (Fax)
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    CarePointe Ear, Nose, Throat and Sinus Center
    801 MacArthur Blvd Ste 302
    Munster, IN 46321
    (219) 836-2201 (Office)
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