Dr. Thomas L. Engel, MD

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Specializes in Pediatric Otolaryngology (Ear, Nose & Throat) • Male • Age 65

3838 California St Rm 505
San Francisco, CA 94118
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Dr. Engel's Specialties

  • Pediatric Otolaryngology (Ear, Nose & Throat)

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California Pacific Medical Center - Pacific
2333 Buchanan St
San Francisco, CA 94115

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3838 California St Rm 505
San Francisco, CA 94118
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    Dr. Engel's Experience

    Specialties

    • Pediatric Otolaryngology (Ear, Nose & Throat)

    Board Certifications

    • Otolaryngology
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    • Adenoidectomy
    • Antrostomy and Antrotomy (Sinus Surgery)
    • Diagnostic Nasal and-or Sinus Endoscopy
    • 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 Pharynx Lesion
    • Excision or Destruction of Tongue Lesion
    • Head and Neck Surgery
    • Intranasal or Sinus Procedure
    • Laryngoscopy - Laryngotomy - Laryngectomy - Pharyngolaryngectomy - Pharyngectomy
    • Laryngoscopy and Laryngotomy
    • Lymph Node Biopsy or Excision
    • Nasal Septum Surgery (Septoplasty)
    • Non-Cosmetic Chemodenervation
    • Nose Plastic Surgery (Rhinoplasty)
    • Perforated Eardrum Repair (Tympanoplasty)
    • Sinus Surgery
    • Sphenoidotomy (Sinus Surgery)
    • Thyroid Lobectomy
    • Thyroidectomy
    • Thyroidectomy or Thyroid Lobectomy
    • Tonsillectomy
    • Tracheal Surgery
    • Vestibule and Floor of Mouth, Excision or Destruction
    • Wound Repair
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    • Abscess
    • Acoustic Neuroma
    • Acute Laryngitis
    • Acute Sinusitis
    • Acute Tonsillitis
    • Allergic Reaction
    • Allergic Rhinitis
    • Autoimmune Diseases
    • Bell's Palsy
    • Bone Disorders
    • Brain Disorders
    • Broken Nose
    • Cancer
    • Cholesteatoma
    • Chronic Laryngitis
    • Chronic Sinusitis
    • Chronic Tonsillitis
    • Cleft Palate
    • Conductive Hearing Loss
    • Deafness
    • Deformities of Auricle or Pinna
    • Deviated Septum
    • Dizziness
    • Dysphagia
    • Ear Ache
    • Ear Disorders
    • Earwax Buildup
    • Enlarged Turbinates
    • ENT Cancer
    • Eustachian Tube Dysfunction
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    • Facial Fracture
    • Fracture
    • Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease (GERD)
    • Gastrointestinal Diseases
    • Geographic Tongue
    • Head and Neck Cancer
    • Head or Neck Lump or Swelling
    • Headache
    • Headache (incl. Migraine)
    • Hoarse Voice (Dysphonia)
    • Laryngeal Cancer
    • Laryngitis
    • Larynx Conditions
    • Leukoplakia
    • Lip Cancer
    • Loss of Smell and-or Taste
    • Maxillary and Malar Fractures
    • Meniere's Disease
    • Motion Sickness
    • Nosebleed
    • Oral and-or Facial Cleft
    • Oral Cancer
    • Orbital Fracture
    • Otitis Media
    • Otosclerosis
    • Outer Ear Infection
    • Parathyroid (Gland) Disease
    • Perforated Eardrum
    • Peritonsillar Abscess
    • Postnasal Drip
    • Pulmonary Disease
    • 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
    • Tonsillitis
    • Trigeminal Neuralgia
    • Vertigo
    • Vocal Cord Nodule
    • Vocal Cord Paralysis
    • Vocal Cord Polyp
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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

    Awards

    • Healthgrades Honor Roll
    • Alpha Omega Alpha, Honor Medical Society, 1975
    • Michigan Higher Education Authority Assistantship, 1969-72
    • University of California, Department of Otolaryngology Resident Teaching Award, 1993
    • Branstrom Freshman Prize, University of Michigan, 1970
    • University of California, Department of Otolaryngology Resident Teaching Award, 1989
    • Phi Eta Sigma, National Scholastic Society for Freshman, 1970

    Media & Publications

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    Education & Training

    Medical School

    University Of Michigan Medical School
    Graduated in 1976

    Internship Hospital

    San Francisco General Hospital
    Complete in 1977

    Residency Hospital

    St. Mary's Hospital, General Surgery
    Complete in 1980
    University Of Calfornia, San Francisco, Medical Center
    Complete in 1980

    Undergraduate Schools

    University Of Michigan / Ann Arbor
    Graduated in 1972
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    Languages Spoken by Dr. Engel & Staff

    • English
    • Cantonese
    • Spanish
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    Dr. Engel's Office & Staff

    Ease of scheduling urgent appointments

    1 out of 5

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    Office environment, cleanliness, comfort, etc.

    2.5 out of 5

    2 responses

    Staff friendliness and courteousness

    3 out of 5

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    Total wait time (waiting & exam rooms)

    Over 45 minutes

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    Experience with Dr. Engel

    Level of trust in provider's decisions

    1.5 out of 5

    2 responses

    How well provider explains medical condition(s)

    1 out of 5

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    How well provider listens and answers questions

    1.5 out of 5

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    Spends appropriate amount of time with patients

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    San Francisco Ear Nose Throat
    3838 California St Rm 505
    San Francisco, CA 94118
    (415) 751-4914 (Office)
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