Dr. Timothy C. Simplot, MD

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Specializes in Ear, Nose, and Throat • Male • Age 47

105 Valley West Dr # 100
West Des Moines, IA 50265
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Dr. Simplot's Experience

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Dr. Simplot's Care Philosophy

Dr. Simplot's Specialties

  • Ear, Nose, and Throat

Procedures Dr. Simplot Performs

  • Ablation or Excision of Nasal Turbinates
  • Antrostomy and Antrotomy (Sinus Surgery)
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Conditions Dr. Simplot Treats

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Hospital Quality

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Mercy Medical Center - Des Moines
1111 6th Ave
Des Moines, IA 50314

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Patient Satisfaction

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Appointments & Offices

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Accepting new patients?

  • Yes
Iowa ENT Center
Simon Wright MD, Ph.D
105 Valley West Dr # 100
West Des Moines, IA 50265
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    Dr. Simplot's Experience

    Dr. Simplot's Care Philosophy

    Specialties

    • Ear, Nose, and Throat

    Board Certifications

    • Otolaryngology
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    • Ablation or Excision of Nasal Turbinates
    • Antrostomy and Antrotomy (Sinus Surgery)
    • Balloon Sinuplasty
    • Diagnostic Nasal and-or Sinus Endoscopy
    • Ear Surgery
    • Ear Tube Placement
    • Endoscopic Sinus Surgery
    • 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
    • Glossectomy
    • Head and Neck Surgery
    • Intranasal or Sinus Procedure
    • Laryngeal Videostroboscopy
    • Laryngoscopy - Laryngotomy - Laryngectomy - Pharyngolaryngectomy - Pharyngectomy
    • Laryngoscopy and Laryngotomy
    • Lip, Excision or Resection
    • Lymph Node Biopsy or Excision
    • Nasal Septum Surgery (Septoplasty)
    • Nasal Surgery
    • Neck Surgery
    • Parathyroidectomy
    • Sinus Surgery
    • Sleep Apnea Surgery
    • Sphenoidotomy (Sinus Surgery)
    • Thyroid Lobectomy
    • Thyroid Surgery
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    • Thyroidectomy
    • Thyroidectomy or Thyroid Lobectomy
    • Tonsillectomy
    • Tracheal Surgery
    • Vestibule and Floor of Mouth, Excision or Destruction
    • Video Stroboscope
    • Wound Repair
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    • Acute Laryngitis
    • Acute Sinusitis
    • Acute Tonsillitis
    • Allergic Reaction
    • Allergic Rhinitis
    • Allergies
    • Bell's Palsy
    • Brain Disorders
    • Cancer
    • Cholesteatoma
    • Chronic Laryngitis
    • Chronic Sinusitis
    • Conductive Hearing Loss
    • Deafness
    • Deviated Septum
    • Dizziness
    • Dysphagia
    • Ear Ache
    • Ear Disorders
    • Ear Infection
    • Earwax Buildup
    • Enlarged Turbinates
    • ENT Cancer
    • Eustachian Tube Dysfunction
    • Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease (GERD)
    • Gastrointestinal Diseases
    • Head or Neck Lump or Swelling
    • Headache
    • Hoarse Voice (Dysphonia)
    • Laryngeal Cancer
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    • Laryngitis
    • Larynx Conditions
    • Loss of Smell and-or Taste
    • Nasal Obstruction
    • Nasal Polyp
    • Nosebleed
    • Oral Cancer
    • Otitis Media
    • Outer Ear Infection
    • Pediatric Diseases
    • Perforated Eardrum
    • Postnasal Drip
    • Pulmonary Disease
    • Salivary Gland Cancer
    • Salivary Gland Stones and Inflammation
    • Sinus Disorders
    • Sinus Polyp
    • Sinus Problems
    • Sinusitis
    • Sleep Apnea
    • Sleep Disorders
    • Snoring
    • Thyroid Cancer
    • Tinnitus
    • Tongue Cancer
    • Tongue-Tie
    • Tonsil Disorders
    • Trigeminal Neuralgia
    • Vertigo
    • Vocal Cord Nodule
    • Vocal Cord Paralysis
    • Vocal Cord Polyp
    • Voice Disorders
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    Background Check for Dr. Simplot

    Malpractice Claims not available

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    0 Sanctions

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    0 Board Actions

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    Awards & Recognitions

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    Education & Training

    Medical School

    Roy J Lucille a Carver College Of Medicine At University Of Iowa
    Graduated in 1994

    Residency Hospital

    University Minn

    Undergraduate Schools

    University Of Iowa
    Graduated in 1990
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    Languages Spoken by Dr. Simplot & Staff

    • English
    • Spanish
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    Dr. Simplot's Hospital Quality

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    Healthgrades Hospital Quality Ratings

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    Patient Satisfaction

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    Likelihood to Recommend

    4.2
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    4.2 out of 5

    Likelihood of recommending Dr. Simplot to family and friends

    4.2 out of 5

    11 responses

    Dr. Simplot's Office & Staff

    Ease of scheduling urgent appointments

    4.1 out of 5

    11 responses

    Office environment, cleanliness, comfort, etc.

    4.8 out of 5

    11 responses

    Staff friendliness and courteousness

    4.5 out of 5

    11 responses

    Total wait time (waiting & exam rooms)

    10 – 15 minutes

    8 responses

    Experience with Dr. Simplot

    Level of trust in provider's decisions

    4.3 out of 5

    11 responses

    How well provider explains medical condition(s)

    4.4 out of 5

    11 responses

    How well provider listens and answers questions

    4.2 out of 5

    11 responses

    Spends appropriate amount of time with patients

    4.1 out of 5

    11 responses

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    Office Locations

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    Iowa ENT Center
    Simon Wright MD, Ph.D
    105 Valley West Dr # 100
    West Des Moines, IA 50265
    (515) 223-4368 (Office)
    (515) 453-2368 (Fax)
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