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Specializes in Ear, Nose, and Throat • Male • Age 54

1419 Viscaya Pkwy
Cape Coral, FL 33990
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  • Ear, Nose, and Throat

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Gulf Coast Medical Center
13681 Doctors Way
Fort Myers, FL 33912
Cape Coral Hospital
636 Del Prado Blvd
Cape Coral, FL 33990

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Ear Nose/Throat Specialists FL
Ear Nose/Throat Specialists FL
1419 Viscaya Pkwy
Cape Coral, FL 33990
Ear Nose/Throat Specialists FL
39 Barkley Cir
Fort Myers, FL 33907
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    Dr. Barrow'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)
    • Balloon Sinuplasty
    • Continuous Positive Airway Pressure (CPAP)
    • 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
    • Excision or Destruction of Tongue Lesion
    • Frenectomy
    • Intranasal or Sinus Procedure
    • Laryngectomy and Pharyngectomy
    • Laryngoscopy - Laryngotomy - Laryngectomy - Pharyngolaryngectomy - Pharyngectomy
    • Laryngoscopy and Laryngotomy
    • Lip, Excision or Resection
    • Lymph Node Biopsy or Excision
    • Nasal Septum Surgery (Septoplasty)
    • Perforated Eardrum Repair (Tympanoplasty)
    • Sphenoidotomy (Sinus Surgery)
    • Thyroid Lobectomy
    • Thyroidectomy
    • Thyroidectomy or Thyroid Lobectomy
    • Tonsillectomy
    • Tracheal Surgery
    • Vestibule and Floor of Mouth, Excision or Destruction
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    • Acute Laryngitis
    • Acute Sinusitis
    • Acute Tonsillitis
    • Allergic Rhinitis
    • Bell's Palsy
    • Broken Nose
    • 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)
    • Laryngeal Cancer
    • Laryngitis
    • Nosebleed
    • Oral Cancer
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    • Osteosarcoma
    • Otitis Media
    • Outer Ear Infection
    • Perforated Eardrum
    • Peritonsillar Abscess
    • Salivary Gland Cancer
    • Salivary Gland Stones and Inflammation
    • Sjögren's Syndrome
    • Sleep Apnea
    • Throat Cancer (Nasopharyngeal)
    • Throat Cancer (Oropharyngeal)
    • Thyroid Cancer
    • Tinnitus
    • Tongue-Tie
    • Tonsil Cancer
    • Vertigo
    • Vocal Cord Nodule
    • Vocal Cord Paralysis
    • Vocal Cord Polyp
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    0 Malpractice Claims

    • No malpractice history found for Florida.
    • 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

    Weill Cornell Medical College
    Graduated in 1987

    Residency Hospital

    Manhattan E E T Hospital
    St Vincent's Hsp and M C Ny
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    Languages Spoken by Dr. Barrow & Staff

    • English
    • Spanish
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    Dr. Barrow's Hospital Quality

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    Healthgrades Hospital Quality Ratings

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    • Cape Coral Hospital

    • Gulf Coast Medical Center

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    Patient Satisfaction

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    Likelihood to Recommend

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    3.3 out of 5

    Dr. Barrow's Office & Staff

    Ease of scheduling urgent appointments

    3.2 out of 5

    18 responses

    Office environment, cleanliness, comfort, etc.

    3.7 out of 5

    20 responses

    Staff friendliness and courteousness

    3 out of 5

    19 responses

    Total wait time (waiting & exam rooms)

    10 – 15 minutes

    19 responses

    Experience with Dr. Barrow

    Level of trust in provider's decisions

    3.5 out of 5

    19 responses

    How well provider explains medical condition(s)

    3.5 out of 5

    19 responses

    How well provider listens and answers questions

    3.5 out of 5

    19 responses

    Spends appropriate amount of time with patients

    3.6 out of 5

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    • Medicaid
    • Medical Mutual of Ohio
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    Office Locations

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    Ear Nose/Throat Specialists FL
    1419 Viscaya Pkwy
    Cape Coral, FL 33990
    (239) 772-2171 (Office)
    B
    Ear Nose/Throat Specialists FL
    39 Barkley Cir
    Fort Myers, FL 33907
    (239) 368-5575 (Office)
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