Dr. Robert Puchalski, MD

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Specializes in Sleep Medicine • Male • Age 43

710 Rabon Rd Fl 2
Columbia, SC 29203
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Dr. Puchalski:

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Dr. Puchalski's Experience

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Hospital Quality

The right hospital is as important as the right doctor

Sisters of Charity Providence Hospitals
2435 Forest Drive
Columbia, SC 29204
Palmetto Health Baptist
1501 Marion St
Columbia, SC 29220

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9 Facts About Hospital Quality

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Patient Satisfaction

Patients' feedback on their experience with Dr. Puchalski

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Appointments & Offices

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Accepting new patients?

  • Yes
South Carolina ENT ALL SLP
South Carolina ENT ALL SLP
710 Rabon Rd Fl 2
Columbia, SC 29203
15 Exchange Dr
Lugoff, SC 29078
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    Dr. Puchalski's Experience

    Specialties

    • Sleep Medicine
    • Allergy & Immunology
    • Ear, Nose, and Throat

    Board Certifications

    • Otolaryngology
    • Sleep Medicine
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    • Ablation or Excision of Nasal Turbinates
    • Adenoidectomy
    • Allergy Shots
    • Allergy Skin Testing
    • Antrostomy and Antrotomy (Sinus Surgery)
    • 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 Palate or Uvula Lesion
    • Excision or Destruction of Tongue Lesion
    • Glossectomy
    • Intranasal or Sinus Procedures
    • Laryngectomy and Pharyngectomy
    • Laryngoscopy - Laryngotomy - Laryngectomy - Pharyngolaryngectomy - Pharyngectomy
    • Laryngoscopy and Laryngotomy
    • Lymph Node Biopsy or Excision
    • Nasal Septum Surgery (Septoplasty)
    • Parathyroidectomy
    • Perforated Eardrum Repair (Tympanoplasty)
    • Sphenoidotomy (Sinus Surgery)
    • Thyroidectomy or Thyroid Lobectomy
    • Tonsillectomy
    • Tracheal Surgery
    • Vestibule and Floor of Mouth, Excision or Destruction
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    • Acoustic Neuroma
    • Acute Sinusitis
    • Allergic Rhinitis
    • Allergic Rhinitis Due to Food
    • Angioedema
    • Asthma
    • Atopic Dermatitis (Eczema)
    • Bell's Palsy
    • Chronic Pharyngitis
    • Chronic Sinusitis
    • Chronic Tonsillitis
    • Cleft Lip and Palate
    • Conductive Hearing Loss
    • Conjunctivitis
    • COPD (Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease)
    • Deafness
    • Deviated Septum
    • Dizziness
    • Dysphagia
    • Ear Ache
    • Earwax Buildup
    • Enlarged Turbinates
    • ENT Cancer
    • Eustachian Tube Dysfunction
    • Facial Fracture
    • Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease (GERD)
    • Head or Neck Lump or Swelling
    • Headache
    • Hives
    • Hoarse Voice (Dysphonia)
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    • Laryngeal Cancer
    • Leukoplakia
    • Maxillary and Malar Fractures
    • Nasopharyngitis
    • Nosebleed
    • Oral Cancer
    • Orbital Fracture
    • Otitis Media
    • Outer Ear Infection
    • Parathyroid (Gland) Tumor: Other than Malignant
    • Perforated Eardrum
    • Peritonsillar Abscess
    • Postnasal Drip
    • Rash
    • Salivary Gland Cancer
    • Salivary Gland Stones and Inflammation
    • Sjögren's Syndrome
    • Sleep Apnea
    • Soft Tissue Sarcoma
    • Throat Cancer (Hypopharyngeal)
    • Throat Cancer (Oropharyngeal)
    • Tinnitus
    • TMJ
    • Vertigo
    • Vocal Cord Nodule
    • Vocal Cord Paralysis
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    Background Check for Dr. Puchalski

    Malpractice Claims not available

    • Healthgrades does not collect malpractice information for South Carolina.
    • 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

    Washington University In St Louis School Of Medicine
    Graduated in 1997

    Residency Hospital

    University Of Pa Health System
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    Languages Spoken by Dr. Puchalski & 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. Puchalski'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 4 hospitals where Dr. Puchalski has admitting privileges:

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    • Kershaw Health

    • Palmetto Health Baptist

    • Palmetto Health Richland

    • Sisters of Charity Providence Hospitals

  3. Healthgrades

    8 Facts About Patient Satisfaction Surveys

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    Patient Satisfaction

    Patients' feedback on their experience with Dr. Puchalski

    Likelihood of recommending Dr. Puchalski to family and friends

    16 responses
    below
    national average

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    Dr. Puchalski's Office & Staff
    Ease of scheduling urgent appointments
    15 responses
    below
    national average
    Office environment, cleanliness, comfort, etc.
    15 responses
    below
    national average
    Staff friendliness and courteousness
    16 responses
    below
    national average
    Total wait time (waiting & exam rooms)
    16 – 30 minutes 13 responses
    longer than
    national average
    Experience with Dr. Puchalski
    Level of trust in provider's decisions
    16 responses
    below
    national average
    How well provider explains medical condition(s)
    16 responses
    below
    national average
    How well provider listens and answers questions
    16 responses
    below
    national average
    Spends appropriate amount of time with patients
    16 responses
    below
    national average

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    Appointments & Offices

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    Is Dr. Puchalski accepting new patients?

    • Yes.

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    Office Locations

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    South Carolina ENT ALL SLP
    710 Rabon Rd Fl 2
    Columbia, SC 29203
    (803) 736-3277 (Office)
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    15 Exchange Dr
    Lugoff, SC 29078
    (803) 408-3277 (Office)
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