Dr. John D. McCaffery, MD

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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:

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Dr. McCaffery's Experience

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Hospital Quality

The right hospital is as important as the right doctor

Santa Barbara Cottage Hospital
400 West Pueblo Street
Santa Barbara, CA 93105

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Patient Satisfaction

Patients' feedback on their experience with Dr. McCaffery

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Appointments & Offices

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Accepting new patients?

  • Yes
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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    • Adenoidectomy
    • Antrostomy and Antrotomy (Sinus Surgery)
    • 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 Procedures
    • 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 & 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
    2
    • 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
    • Outer Ear Infection
    • Perforated Eardrum
    • Professional Voice Disorders
    • Salivary Gland Cancer
    • Sinusitis
    • Sleep Apnea
    • Soft Tissue Sarcoma
    • Throat Cancer
    • Throat Disorders
    • Thyroid Cancer
    • Tonsillitis
    • Trigeminal Neuralgia
    • Vertigo
    • Vocal Cord Nodule
    • Voice Disorders
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    Background Check for Dr. McCaffery

    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
  2. Healthgrades

    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. McCaffery's Hospital Quality

    The right hospital is as important as the right doctor

    Healthgrades Hospital Quality Ratings

    Check out the quality of care at Santa Barbara Cottage Hospital where Dr. McCaffery has admitting privileges:

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    • Santa Barbara Cottage Hospital

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    Patient Satisfaction

    Patients' feedback on their experience with Dr. McCaffery

    Likelihood of recommending Dr. McCaffery to family and friends

    28 responses
    below
    national average

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    Dr. McCaffery's Office & Staff
    Ease of scheduling urgent appointments
    26 responses
    below
    national average
    Office environment, cleanliness, comfort, etc.
    27 responses
    below
    national average
    Staff friendliness and courteousness
    26 responses
    below
    national average
    Total wait time (waiting & exam rooms)
    16 – 30 minutes 26 responses
    longer than
    national average
    Experience with Dr. McCaffery
    Level of trust in provider's decisions
    27 responses
    below
    national average
    How well provider explains medical condition(s)
    27 responses
    below
    national average
    How well provider listens and answers questions
    27 responses
    below
    national average
    Spends appropriate amount of time with patients
    27 responses
    below
    national average

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    Appointments & Offices

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    Is Dr. McCaffery accepting new patients?

    • Yes.

    What insurance does he accept?*

    • Aetna
    • Assurant Health
    • Blue Cross Blue Shield
    • Blue Cross Blue Shield of California
    • Cigna
    • Commercial Insurance Company
    • CoreSource
    • Golden Rule
    • Health Net
    • Humana
    • Medicare
    • MultiPlan
    • United Healthcare
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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)
    B
    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)
    C
    Physicians Clinic
    Solvang Office
    2050 Viborg Rd
    Solvang, CA 93463
    (805) 686-3961 (Office)
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    Ease of scheduling urgent appointments
    Office environment, cleanliness, comfort, etc.
    Staff friendliness and courteousness
    Total wait time (waiting & exam rooms)
    Under 10 minutes
    Experience with Dr. McCaffery
    Level of trust in provider's decisions
    How well provider explains medical condition(s)
    How well provider listens and answers questions
    Spends appropriate amount of time with patients
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    Likelihood of recommending Dr. McCaffery to family and friends*
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