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Specializes in Ear, Nose, and Throat • Male • Age 61

5255 E Stop 11 Rd
Indianapolis, IN 46237
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Dr. Fairchild's Specialties

  • Ear, Nose, and Throat

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Hospital Quality

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Franciscan St. Francis Health- Indianapolis
8111 S Emerson Ave
Indianapolis, IN 46237
Indiana University Health North Hospital
11700 N Meridian St
Carmel, IN 46032

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Otolaryngology Associates
Main South
5255 E Stop 11 Rd
Indianapolis, IN 46237
Otolaryngology Associates
Mooresville-St. Francis
Hadley Road Family Pavilion
Mooresville, IN 46158
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    Dr. Fairchild's Experience

    Dr. Fairchild's Care Philosophy

    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)
    • Ear Tube Placement
    • Ethmoidectomy (Sinus Surgery)
    • Excision of Facial Bone
    • 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
    • Glossectomy
    • Intranasal or Sinus Procedure
    • Laryngectomy and Pharyngectomy
    • Laryngoscopy - Laryngotomy - Laryngectomy - Pharyngolaryngectomy - Pharyngectomy
    • Laryngoscopy and Laryngotomy
    • Lip, Excision or Resection
    • Lymph Node Biopsy or Excision
    • Nasal Septum Surgery (Septoplasty)
    • Parathyroidectomy
    • Perforated Eardrum Repair (Tympanoplasty)
    • Sphenoidotomy (Sinus Surgery)
    • Thyroid Lobectomy
    • Thyroidectomy
    • Thyroidectomy or Thyroid Lobectomy
    • Tonsillectomy
    • Tracheal Surgery
    • Uvulectomy
    • Vestibule and Floor of Mouth, Excision or Destruction
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    • Acoustic Neuroma
    • Acute Sinusitis
    • Acute Tonsillitis
    • Allergic Rhinitis
    • Broken Nose
    • Cholesteatoma
    • Chronic Sinusitis
    • Chronic Tonsillitis
    • Conductive Hearing Loss
    • Deafness
    • Deviated Septum
    • Dizziness
    • Down Syndrome
    • 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
    • Hoarse Voice (Dysphonia)
    • Labyrinthitis
    • Laryngeal Cancer
    • Leukoplakia
    • Loss of Smell and-or Taste
    • Malignant Bone Cancer of the Skull, Face, and Jaw
    • Maxillary and Malar Fractures
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    • Nosebleed
    • Oral Cancer
    • Orbital Fracture
    • Osteosarcoma
    • Otitis Media
    • Outer Ear Infection
    • Parathyroid (Gland) Tumor: Other than Malignant
    • Perforated Eardrum
    • Peritonsillar Abscess
    • Salivary Gland Cancer
    • Salivary Gland Stones and Inflammation
    • Sjögren's Syndrome
    • Sleep Apnea
    • Throat Cancer (Hypopharyngeal)
    • Throat Cancer (Nasopharyngeal)
    • Thyroid Cancer
    • Tinnitus
    • Tongue Cancer
    • Tonsil Cancer
    • Trigeminal Neuralgia
    • Vertigo
    • Vocal Cord Nodule
    • Vocal Cord Paralysis
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    0 Malpractice Claims

    • No malpractice history found for Indiana.
    • 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

    Media & Publications

    • Outstanding Surgical Student Award, 1979
    • Fellowship of Distinguished Physicians, Community Hospitals, 1999
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    Education & Training

    Medical School

    Indiana University School Of Medicine
    Graduated in 1979

    Internship Hospital

    Meth Hospital

    Residency Hospital

    Indiana University
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    Languages Spoken by Dr. Fairchild & Staff

    • English
    • Spanish
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    Dr. Fairchild's Hospital Quality

    The right hospital is as important as the right doctor

    Healthgrades Hospital Quality Ratings

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    • Community Hospital South

    • Franciscan St. Francis Health - Mooresville

    • Franciscan St. Francis Health- Indianapolis

    • Indiana University Health North Hospital

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    Patient Satisfaction

    Patients' feedback on their experience with Dr. Fairchild

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    Likelihood to Recommend

    3.8
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    3.8 out of 5

    Dr. Fairchild's Office & Staff

    Ease of scheduling urgent appointments

    3.9 out of 5

    11 responses

    Office environment, cleanliness, comfort, etc.

    4.2 out of 5

    11 responses

    Staff friendliness and courteousness

    4.1 out of 5

    11 responses

    Total wait time (waiting & exam rooms)

    10 – 15 minutes

    8 responses

    Experience with Dr. Fairchild

    Level of trust in provider's decisions

    3.8 out of 5

    11 responses

    How well provider explains medical condition(s)

    3.7 out of 5

    11 responses

    How well provider listens and answers questions

    3.8 out of 5

    11 responses

    Spends appropriate amount of time with patients

    3.6 out of 5

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    Office Locations

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    Otolaryngology Associates
    Main South
    5255 E Stop 11 Rd
    Indianapolis, IN 46237
    (317) 882-4288 (Office)
    (317) 882-4177 (Fax)
    B
    Otolaryngology Associates
    Mooresville-St. Francis
    Hadley Road Family Pavilion
    Mooresville, IN 46158
    (317) 882-4288 (Office)
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    Otolaryngology Associates
    Martinsville
    2200 John R Wooden Dr
    Martinsville, IN 46151
    (317) 882-4288 (Office)
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