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Specializes in Ear, Nose, and Throat • Male • Age 50

5333 Hollister Ave Ste 231
Santa Barbara, CA 93111
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Dr. McCaffery's Experience

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Dr. McCaffery's Specialties

  • Ear, Nose, and Throat

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Santa Barbara Cottage Hospital
400 W Pueblo St
Santa Barbara, CA 93105
Santa Ynez Valley Cottage Hospital
2050 Viborg Rd
Solvang, CA 93463

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Accepting new patients?

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ENT Associates of Santa Barbara
Goleta Valley Medical Building Office
5333 Hollister Ave Ste 231
Santa Barbara, CA 93111
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Hearing Services of Santa Barbara
5333 Hollister Ave Ste 207
Santa Barbara, CA 93111
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    Dr. McCaffery'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)
    • Continuous Positive Airway Pressure (CPAP)
    • Diagnostic Nasal and-or Sinus Endoscopy
    • Ear Tube Placement
    • Earwax Removal
    • Endoscopic Sinus Surgery
    • Ethmoidectomy (Sinus Surgery)
    • Excision of Parotid, Sublingual, or Submandibular Gland
    • Excision or Destruction of Palate or Uvula Lesion
    • Excision or Destruction of Pharynx Lesion
    • Glossectomy
    • Intranasal or Sinus Procedure
    • Laryngoscopy - Laryngotomy - Laryngectomy - Pharyngolaryngectomy - Pharyngectomy
    • Laryngoscopy and Laryngotomy
    • Lymph Node Biopsy or Excision
    • Nasal Septum Surgery (Septoplasty)
    • Parathyroidectomy
    • Perforated Eardrum Repair (Tympanoplasty)
    • Removal of Benign and Cancerous Skin Lesions and-or Masses
    • Removal of Foreign Body from Ear
    • Sinus Surgery
    • Sphenoidotomy (Sinus Surgery)
    • Surgical Procedures
    • Thyroid Lobectomy
    • Thyroidectomy or Thyroid Lobectomy
    • Tonsillectomy
    • Tracheal Surgery
    • Vestibule and Floor of Mouth, Excision or Destruction
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    • Acoustic Neuroma
    • Acute Sinusitis
    • Adenoiditis
    • Allergic Rhinitis
    • Bell's Palsy
    • Breathing-Related Sleep Disorders
    • Broken Nose
    • Cholesteatoma
    • Chronic Sinusitis
    • Conductive Hearing Loss
    • Deafness
    • Deviated Septum
    • Dizziness
    • Down Syndrome
    • Dysphagia
    • Ear Ache
    • Ear Infection
    • 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)
    • Hyperacusis
    • Meniere's Disease
    • Nose Cancer
    • Nose Disorders
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    • Nosebleed
    • Oral Cancer
    • Otitis Media
    • Otosclerosis
    • Outer Ear Infection
    • Perforated Eardrum
    • Professional Voice Disorders
    • Salivary Gland Cancer
    • Sinusitis
    • Sleep Apnea
    • Soft Tissue Sarcoma
    • Throat Cancer
    • Throat Disorders
    • Thyroid Cancer
    • Tongue Cancer
    • Tonsillitis
    • Trigeminal Neuralgia
    • Vertigo
    • Vocal Cord Nodule
    • Voice Disorders
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    0 Malpractice Claims

    • No malpractice history found for California.
    • 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

    Vanderbilt University School Of Medicine
    Graduated in 1990

    Internship Hospital

    University Of Minnesota
    Complete in 1992

    Residency Hospital

    University Of Minnesota
    Complete in 1996

    Undergraduate Schools

    Washington & Lee University
    Graduated in 1986
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    Languages Spoken by Dr. McCaffery & Staff

    • English
    • Spanish
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    Dr. McCaffery's Hospital Quality

    The right hospital is as important as the right doctor

    Healthgrades Hospital Quality Ratings

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    • Santa Barbara Cottage Hospital

    • Santa Ynez Valley Cottage Hospital

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    Patient Satisfaction

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    Likelihood to Recommend

    3.6
    • 33 Star Ratings
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    3.6 out of 5

    Likelihood of recommending Dr. McCaffery to family and friends

    3.6 out of 5

    33 responses

    Dr. McCaffery's Office & Staff

    Ease of scheduling urgent appointments

    3.9 out of 5

    31 responses

    Office environment, cleanliness, comfort, etc.

    3.8 out of 5

    32 responses

    Staff friendliness and courteousness

    3.9 out of 5

    31 responses

    Total wait time (waiting & exam rooms)

    16 – 30 minutes

    31 responses

    Experience with Dr. McCaffery

    Level of trust in provider's decisions

    4 out of 5

    32 responses

    How well provider explains medical condition(s)

    4 out of 5

    32 responses

    How well provider listens and answers questions

    4 out of 5

    32 responses

    Spends appropriate amount of time with patients

    3.9 out of 5

    32 responses

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    Office Locations

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    ENT Associates of Santa Barbara
    Goleta Valley Medical Building Office
    5333 Hollister Ave Ste 231
    Santa Barbara, CA 93111
    (805) 964-6926 (Office)
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    Hearing Services Santa Barbara
    Hearing Services of Santa Barbara
    5333 Hollister Ave Ste 207
    Santa Barbara, CA 93111
    (805) 967-4200 (Office)
    (805) 967-4227 (Fax)
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    Physicians Clinic
    Solvang Office
    2050 Viborg Rd
    Solvang, CA 93463
    (805) 686-3961 (Office)
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