Dr. Dennis P. Han, MD

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Specializes in Ear, Nose, and Throat • Male • Age 52

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

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Carpointe Ear, Nose, Throat & Sinus Center
Carpointe Ear, Nose, Throat & Sinus Center
99 E 86th Ave Ste A
Merrillville, IN 46410
Carpointe Ear, Nose, Throat & 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
    • Plastic Surgery-Head & Neck
    • Pediatric Otolaryngology (Ear, Nose & Throat)

    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
    • ENT 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)
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    • Nasal Surgery
    • 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
    • Wound Repair
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    • Acoustic Neuroma
    • Acute Laryngitis
    • Acute Sinusitis
    • Acute Tonsillitis
    • All Headaches (incl. Migraine)
    • Allergic Reaction
    • Allergic Rhinitis
    • Allergies
    • Autoimmune Diseases
    • Bell's Palsy
    • Bone Disorders
    • Brain Disorders
    • Broken Nose
    • Cancer
    • 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
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    • Facial Fracture
    • Fracture
    • Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease (GERD)
    • Gastrointestinal Diseases
    • Gum Cancer
    • Head and Neck Cancer
    • Head and Neck Tumor
    • Head or Neck Lump or Swelling
    • Headache
    • Hearing Loss
    • Hoarse Voice (Dysphonia)
    • Jaw Fracture
    • Laryngeal Cancer
    • Laryngitis
    • Larynx Conditions
    • 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
    • Pulmonary Disease
    • Salivary Gland Cancer
    • Salivary Gland Diseases
    • Salivary Gland Stones and Inflammation
    • Sinus Disorders
    • Sinusitis
    • Sjögren's Syndrome
    • Sleep Apnea
    • Sleep Disorders
    • 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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    Background Check for Dr. Han

    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

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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 St. Anthony Health Crown Point

    • Methodist Hospital Southlake

    • Methodist Hospitals - Northlake Campus

    • St. Mary Medical Center

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    Patient Satisfaction

    Patients' feedback on their experience with Dr. Han

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    A patient s recommendation is the highest compliment. Thank you for your recommendations and for trusting your health and the health of your family or friends to our practice.

    Likelihood to Recommend

    4.3
    • 60 responses
    • 4 reviews

    4.3 out of 5

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    5 out of 5
    - in Griffith, IN |

    Recommended Dr. Han to my brother and sis-in-law and my nephew had tonsils out this past Monday. Today is Friday and my nephew is feeling fantastic. They are so happy with the way they were treated and also how Connor is doing. He wants to go to school but Dr. Han suggested that he stays home for one more day, how funny!

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    5 out of 5
    - in Munster, IN |

    I love Dr. Han. He has been my children's doctor for about 9 years. Ear tubes, tonsils and a broken nose. Recently I have had some terrible headaches. After going to Dr. Han and trying some medical treatments, I had sinus surgery. Its been a few months but I feel much better. I don't have the constant headaches and I don't make the noise with my throat anymore. Thank you!

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    5 out of 5
    - in Schererville, IN |

    After going to two other doctors, my sister-in-law told me to go to Dr. Han. I'm so glad I did. He immediately asked me some questions that the other two doctors didn't. Although one of the other doctor was a family doc, the other one was a ENT, so I was surprised. Dr. Han knows what he's doing, I feel 100% better with just a few medication combinations and no surgery recommended like the other ENT. Do you have to wait a little, yes. But it was worth it!

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    1 out of 5
    - in Valparaiso, IN |

    Terrible. He was training a student at the time of my exam. I came in with possible dysfunctional Eustachian tube. The examination last a whole 21/2 -3 minutes. He looked in my ears quickly. Asked a few questions and then pushed his forefingers very hard on my upper jaw muscles. Told me to open my mouth. I could hardly open my mouth with the very hard pressure he was putting on the sides of my jaw. Then he said, it can possibly be TMJ. Don't eat crunchy foods only soft. That was it!

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    Office Locations

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