Dr. Sanford M. Archer, MD

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Specializes in Ear, Nose, and Throat • Male • Age 60

740 N Limestone
Lexington, KY 40508
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Ukhealthcare Good Samaritan Hospital
310 S Limestone
Lexington, KY 40508
University of Kentucky Hospital
1000 S Limestone
Lexington, KY 40503

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University Of Kentucky OTO
University Of Kentucky OTO
740 N Limestone
Lexington, KY 40508
225 Falcon Dr
Mount Sterling, KY 40353
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    Dr. Archer's Experience

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    Specialties

    • Ear, Nose, and Throat
    • Sleep Medicine Otolaryngology
    • Facial Plastic & Reconstructive Surgery
    • Laryngology
    • Rhinology
    • Allergy

    Board Certifications

    • Otolaryngology
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    • Ablation or Excision of Nasal Turbinates
    • Adenoidectomy
    • Antrostomy and Antrotomy (Sinus Surgery)
    • Diagnostic Nasal and-or Sinus Endoscopy
    • Endoscopic Sinus Surgery
    • ENT Surgery
    • Ethmoidectomy (Sinus Surgery)
    • Excision of Neck Mass
    • Excision of Submandibular Gland
    • Excision or Destruction of Palate or Uvula Lesion
    • Excision or Destruction of Pharynx Lesion
    • Head and Neck Surgery
    • Intranasal or Sinus Procedure
    • Laryngeal Videostroboscopy
    • Laryngoscopy - Laryngotomy - Laryngectomy - Pharyngolaryngectomy - Pharyngectomy
    • Laryngoscopy and Laryngotomy
    • Lip, Excision or Resection
    • Nasal Disorder Endoscopy
    • Nasal Packing for Epitaxis
    • Nasal Septum Surgery (Septoplasty)
    • Nasal Surgery
    • Nasopharyngoscopy
    • Neck Surgery
    • Nose Plastic Surgery (Rhinoplasty)
    • Scar Revision Surgery
    • Sculptra™ Injection
    • Septal Perforation Repair
    • Sinus Surgery
    • Skin Biopsy
    • Skin Cancer Removal
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    • Skull Base Surgery
    • Sleep Apnea Surgery
    • Sphenoidotomy (Sinus Surgery)
    • Thyroplasty
    • Tonsillectomy
    • Tracheal Surgery
    • Treatment for Nose Bleeds
    • Vestibule and Floor of Mouth, Excision or Destruction
    • Wound Repair
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    • Abscess
    • Acute Sinusitis
    • Allergic Disorders
    • Allergic Fungal Sinusitis
    • Allergic Reaction
    • Allergic Rhinitis
    • Allergies
    • Asthma
    • Autoimmune Diseases
    • Bone Disorders
    • Brain Disorders
    • Broken Nose
    • Cancer
    • Chronic Laryngitis
    • Chronic Sinusitis
    • Chronic Tonsillitis
    • Cleft Lip
    • Cleft Lip and Palate
    • Cleft Palate
    • COPD (Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease)
    • Deafness
    • Dentofacial Anomalies
    • Deviated Septum
    • Dizziness
    • Dysphagia
    • Ear Disorders
    • Earwax Buildup
    • Enlarged Turbinates
    • ENT Cancer
    • Facial Fracture
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    • Fracture
    • Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease (GERD)
    • Gastrointestinal Diseases
    • Head and Neck Cancer
    • Head or Neck Lump or Swelling
    • Headache
    • Hoarse Voice (Dysphonia)
    • Laryngeal Cancer
    • Laryngitis
    • Larynx Conditions
    • Nasal Obstruction
    • Nasal Papillomas
    • Nasal Polyp
    • Nasal Septal Perforation
    • Nasolacrimal Duct Obstruction
    • Nasopharyngitis
    • Nosebleed
    • Oral Cancer
    • Otitis Media
    • Perforated Eardrum
    • Peritonsillar Abscess
    • Postnasal Drip
    • Pulmonary Disease
    • Sinus Cancer
    • Sinus Disorders
    • Sinus Polyp
    • Sinusitis
    • Skin Infections
    • Skin Lesion
    • Skull Base Lesions
    • Sleep Apnea
    • Sleep Disorders
    • Smokers' Throat
    • TMJ
    • Tonsillitis
    • Trigeminal Neuralgia
    • Vertigo
    • Vocal Cord Carcinoma
    • Vocal Cord Cyst
    • Vocal Cord Dysfunction, Familial
    • Vocal Cord Hemorrhage
    • Vocal Cord Nodule
    • Vocal Cord Paralysis
    • Vocal Cord Polyp
    • Vocal Cord Thickening
    • Vocal Fold Scarring
    • Vocal Granuloma
    • Vocal Papilloma
    • Voice Disorders
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    Awards & Recognitions

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    Education & Training

    Medical School

    Rosalind Franklin University Of Medicine Science/The Chicago Medical School
    Graduated in 1983

    Internship Hospital

    Micahel Reese Hosp Med Ctr
    Complete in 1985

    Residency Hospital

    University Iowa Hosps
    Complete in 1988

    Undergraduate Schools

    Wake Forest University
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    Languages Spoken by Dr. Archer & Staff

    • English
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    Dr. Archer's Hospital Quality

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    • Saint Joseph - Mount Sterling Hospital

    • Ukhealthcare Good Samaritan Hospital

    • University of Kentucky Hospital

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    • 2 reviews

    4.2 out of 5

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    1 out of 5
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    my baby went to dr. archer a couple of years ago and she is still sick with chronic sinusitis. He did nothing for her except give her a shove out of his office.

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    1 out of 5
    -Lexington, KY |

    After 2 years of seeing him i am still sick. he did not treat my problems! did absolutely nothing for me. Him and his staff was rude and did nothing to treat my problems! I am still very very sick!

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    Office Locations

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    University Of Kentucky OTO
    740 N Limestone
    Lexington, KY 40508
    (859) 257-5405 (Office)
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    225 Falcon Dr
    Mount Sterling, KY 40353
    (859) 497-5150 (Office)
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