Dr. John Kosta, MD

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Specializes in Ear, Nose, and Throat • Male • Age 59

655 Kenmoor Ave SE Ste A
Grand Rapids, MI 49546
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Dr. Kosta's Experience

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Dr. Kosta's Specialties

  • Ear, Nose, and Throat

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Hospital Quality

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Mercy Health Saint Mary's Campus
200 Jefferson Ave SE
Grand Rapids, MI 49503

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Appointments & Offices

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Accepting new patients?

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Ear Nose & Throat Center
Ear Nose & Throat Center
655 Kenmoor Ave SE Ste A
Grand Rapids, MI 49546
Ear Nose & Throat Center PC
Ear Nose & Throat Center PC
655 Kenmoor Ave SE Ste A
Grand Rapids, MI 49546
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    Dr. Kosta'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 Surgery
    • Ear Tube Placement
    • ENT Surgery
    • Ethmoidectomy (Sinus Surgery)
    • Excision of Parotid, Sublingual, or Submandibular Gland
    • Excision or Destruction of Palate or Uvula Lesion
    • Excision or Destruction of Tongue Lesion
    • Frenectomy
    • Glossectomy
    • Head and Neck Surgery
    • Intranasal or Sinus Procedure
    • Laryngectomy and Pharyngectomy
    • Laryngoscopy - Laryngotomy - Laryngectomy - Pharyngolaryngectomy - Pharyngectomy
    • Laryngoscopy and Laryngotomy
    • Lymph Node Biopsy or Excision
    • Nasal Septum Surgery (Septoplasty)
    • Perforated Eardrum Repair (Tympanoplasty)
    • Sinus Surgery
    • Sphenoidotomy (Sinus Surgery)
    • Thyroid Lobectomy
    • Thyroidectomy
    • Thyroidectomy or Thyroid Lobectomy
    • Tonsillectomy
    • Tracheal Surgery
    • Uvulectomy
    • Vestibule and Floor of Mouth, Excision or Destruction
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    • Wound Repair
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    • Abscess
    • Acute Laryngitis
    • Acute Sinusitis
    • Acute Tonsillitis
    • Allergic Reaction
    • Allergic Rhinitis
    • Autoimmune Diseases
    • Bell's Palsy
    • Bone Cancer
    • Bone Disorders
    • Brain Disorders
    • Broken Nose
    • Cancer
    • Cholesteatoma
    • Chronic Adenoid Infection
    • Chronic Laryngitis
    • Chronic Sinusitis
    • Chronic Tonsillitis
    • Conductive Hearing Loss
    • Deafness
    • Deviated Septum
    • Dizziness
    • Dysphagia
    • Ear Ache
    • Ear Disorders
    • Earwax Buildup
    • Enlarged Turbinates
    • ENT Cancer
    • Eustachian Tube Dysfunction
    • Facial Fracture
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    • Fracture
    • Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease (GERD)
    • Gastrointestinal Diseases
    • Gum Cancer
    • Head and Neck Cancer
    • Head or Neck Lump or Swelling
    • Headache
    • Headache (incl. Migraine)
    • Hearing Loss Due to Noise
    • Hoarse Voice (Dysphonia)
    • Laryngeal Cancer
    • Laryngitis
    • Larynx Conditions
    • Leukoplakia
    • Lip Cancer
    • Loss of Smell and-or Taste
    • Malignant Bone Cancer of the Skull, Face, and Jaw
    • Meniere's Disease
    • Nosebleed
    • Oral Cancer
    • Osteosarcoma
    • Otitis Media
    • Outer Ear Infection
    • Perforated Eardrum
    • Peritonsillar Abscess
    • Pulmonary Disease
    • Salivary Gland Cancer
    • Salivary Gland Stones and Inflammation
    • Sinusitis
    • Sjögren's Syndrome
    • Sleep Apnea
    • Sleep Disorders
    • Throat Cancer (Hypopharyngeal)
    • Throat Cancer (Nasopharyngeal)
    • Throat Cancer (Oropharyngeal)
    • Thyroid Cancer
    • Tinnitus
    • Tongue Cancer
    • Tongue-Tie
    • Tonsil Cancer
    • Tonsillitis
    • Trigeminal Neuralgia
    • Vertigo
    • Vocal Cord Nodule
    • Vocal Cord Paralysis
    • Vocal Cord Polyp
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    Awards & Recognitions

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    Education & Training

    Medical School

    Wayne State Univ Som
    Graduated in 1982

    Internship Hospital

    Spectrum Health-Butterworth Hospital

    Residency Hospital

    Iu Health University
    Spectrum Health-Butterworth Hospital
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    Languages Spoken by Dr. Kosta & Staff

    • English
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    Dr. Kosta's Hospital Quality

    The right hospital is as important as the right doctor

    Healthgrades Hospital Quality Ratings

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    • Yes.

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    Office Locations

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    Ear Nose & Throat Center
    655 Kenmoor Ave SE Ste A
    Grand Rapids, MI 49546
    (616) 575-1212 (Office)
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    Ear Nose & Throat Center PC
    655 Kenmoor Ave SE Ste A
    Grand Rapids, MI 49546
    (616) 575-1212 (Office)
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