Dr. Jeffrey M. Braaten, DO

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Specializes in Ear, Nose, and Throat • Male • Age 57

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Dr. Braaten's Experience

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Hospital Quality

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Hendrick Medical Center
1900 Pine
Abilene, TX 79601
Abilene Regional Medical Center
6250 Highway 83/84
Abilene, TX 79606

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Appointments & Offices

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Accepting new patients?

  • Yes
ENT Specialists Of Abilene
ENT Specialists Of Abilene
1233 N 18th St
Abilene, TX 79601
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    Dr. Braaten'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
    • Ear Tube Placement
    • Endoscopic Sinus Surgery
    • Ethmoidectomy (Sinus Surgery)
    • Excision of Parotid, Sublingual, or Submandibular Gland
    • Excision of Skin Cancer
    • Excision of Submandibular Gland
    • Intranasal or Sinus Procedures
    • Nasal Septum Surgery (Septoplasty)
    • Salivary Gland Surgery
    • Sinus Surgery
    • Skin Cancer Surgery With Reconstruction
    • Sleep Apnea Surgery
    • Sphenoidotomy (Sinus Surgery)
    • Surgical Procedures
    • Tonsillectomy
    • Tracheal Surgery
    2
    • Acoustic Neuroma
    • Acute Sinusitis
    • Acute Tonsillitis
    • Allergic Rhinitis
    • Chronic Sinusitis
    • Chronic Tonsillitis
    • Conductive Hearing Loss
    • Deafness
    • Deviated Septum
    • Dizziness
    • Drooping Eyelids (Ptosis)
    • Dysphagia
    • Ear Ache
    • Earwax Buildup
    • Enlarged Turbinates
    • ENT Cancer
    • Eustachian Tube Dysfunction
    • Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease (GERD)
    • Head or Neck Lump or Swelling
    • Headache
    • Laryngeal Cancer
    • Meniere's Disease
    • Nosebleed
    • Otitis Media
    • Perforated Eardrum
    • Salivary Gland Stones and Inflammation
    • Sjögren's Syndrome
    • Sleep Apnea
    • Soft Tissue Sarcoma
    • Tinnitus
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    • TMJ
    • Trigeminal Neuralgia
    • Vertigo
    • Vocal Cord Paralysis
    • Vocal Cord Polyp
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    3

    Background Check for Dr. Braaten

    0 Malpractice Claims

    • No malpractice history found for Texas.
    • 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.
    4

    Awards & Recognitions

    Awards

    Media & Publications

    • Texas' Best Doctors, 2007-09, '
    • America's Best Doctors, 2006-08,'1
    5

    Education & Training

    Medical School

    Oklahoma College Of Osteopathic Medicine And Surgery
    Graduated in 1985

    Internship Hospital

    Wm Beaumont Army Mc
    Complete in 1986

    Residency Hospital

    Brooke Army Mc
    Complete in 1991

    Undergraduate Schools

    Murray State University
    Graduated in 1980
    6

    Languages Spoken by Dr. Braaten & Staff

    • English
    • Spanish
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    9 Facts About Hospital Quality

    Patients’ risk of dying during a hospital stay for heart bypass surgery could be 85.2% lower, on average, at a hospital rated 5 stars compared to a hospital rated 1 star for that procedure. Choosing the right hospital is critical to your health. View Slideshow

    Dr. Braaten's Hospital Quality

    The right hospital is as important as the right doctor

    Healthgrades Hospital Quality Ratings

    Check out the quality of care at the 2 hospitals where Dr. Braaten has admitting privileges:

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    • Abilene Regional Medical Center

    • Hendrick Medical Center

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    Patient Satisfaction

    Patients' feedback on their experience with Dr. Braaten

    Likelihood of recommending Dr. Braaten to family and friends

    16 responses
    above
    national average

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    Ease of scheduling urgent appointments
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    national average
    Office environment, cleanliness, comfort, etc.
    16 responses
    above
    national average
    Staff friendliness and courteousness
    16 responses
    above
    national average
    Total wait time (waiting & exam rooms)
    16 – 30 minutes 17 responses
    longer than
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    Experience with Dr. Braaten
    Level of trust in provider's decisions
    16 responses
    above
    national average
    How well provider explains medical condition(s)
    16 responses
    above
    national average
    How well provider listens and answers questions
    16 responses
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    national average
    Spends appropriate amount of time with patients
    16 responses
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    • Yes.

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    ENT Specialists Of Abilene
    1233 N 18th St
    Abilene, TX 79601
    (325) 437-3687 (Office)
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