Dr. Howard L. Shaffer, MD

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Specializes in Ear, Nose, and Throat • Male • Age 69

6100 Harris Pkwy Ste 350
Fort Worth, TX 76132
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Texas Healthcare Otolaryngology
SHAFFER HOWARD L MD
6100 Harris Pkwy Ste 350
Fort Worth, TX 76132
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    Dr. Shaffer's Experience

    Specialties

    • Ear, Nose, and Throat

    Board Certifications

    • Otolaryngology
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    • Adenoidectomy
    • Antrostomy and Antrotomy (Sinus Surgery)
    • Balloon Sinuplasty
    • Cochlear Implant Insertion
    • Diagnostic Nasal and-or Sinus Endoscopy
    • Ear Tube Placement
    • Ethmoidectomy (Sinus Surgery)
    • Excision of Parotid, Sublingual, or Submandibular Gland
    • Excision or Destruction of Tongue Lesion
    • Intranasal or Sinus Procedure
    • Laryngoscopy - Laryngotomy - Laryngectomy - Pharyngolaryngectomy - Pharyngectomy
    • Laryngoscopy and Laryngotomy
    • Lip, Excision or Resection
    • Lymph Node Biopsy or Excision
    • Thyroid Lobectomy
    • Thyroidectomy or Thyroid Lobectomy
    • Tonsillectomy
    • Tracheal Surgery
    • Vestibule and Floor of Mouth, Excision or Destruction
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    0 Malpractice Claims

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    Awards & Recognitions

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    Education & Training

    Medical School

    University Of Texas Medical School At San Antonio
    Graduated in 1973

    Internship Hospital

    Bexar Co Hospital
    Complete in 1974

    Residency Hospital

    Bexar Co Hospital
    Complete in 1978
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    Languages Spoken by Dr. Shaffer & Staff

    • English
    • Spanish
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    Dr. Shaffer's Office & Staff

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    Office environment, cleanliness, comfort, etc.

    5 out of 5

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    Staff friendliness and courteousness

    5 out of 5

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    Total wait time (waiting & exam rooms)

    10 – 15 minutes

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    Experience with Dr. Shaffer

    Level of trust in provider's decisions

    5 out of 5

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    5 out of 5

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    How well provider listens and answers questions

    5 out of 5

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    Office Locations

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    Texas Healthcare Otolaryngology
    SHAFFER HOWARD L MD
    6100 Harris Pkwy Ste 350
    Fort Worth, TX 76132
    (817) 433-5350 (Office)
    (817) 346-5352 (Fax)
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