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Specializes in Ear, Nose, and Throat • Female • Age 54

2415 Musgrove Rd Ste 203
Silver Spring, MD 20904
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Dr. Asher's Specialties

  • Ear, Nose, and Throat

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Hospital Quality

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Holy Cross Hospital
1500 Forest Glen Rd
Silver Spring, MD 20910

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Appointments & Offices

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Accepting new patients?

  • Yes
ENT Associates
ENT Associates
2415 Musgrove Rd Ste 203
Silver Spring, MD 20904
Musgrove Ambulatory Surgery Center
Musgrove Ambulatory Surgery Center
2415 Musgrove Rd Ste 201
Silver Spring, MD 20904
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    Dr. Asher's Experience

    Specialties

    • Ear, Nose, and Throat

    Board Certifications

    • Otolaryngology
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    • Adenoidectomy
    • Antrostomy and Antrotomy (Sinus Surgery)
    • Balloon Sinuplasty
    • 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
    • Frenectomy
    • Intranasal or Sinus Procedure
    • Lymph Node Biopsy or Excision
    • Parathyroidectomy
    • Sphenoidotomy (Sinus Surgery)
    • Thyroid Lobectomy
    • Thyroidectomy
    • Thyroidectomy or Thyroid Lobectomy
    • Tonsillectomy
    • Tracheal Surgery
    • Vestibule and Floor of Mouth, Excision or Destruction
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    • Acoustic Neuroma
    • Acute Laryngitis
    • Acute Sinusitis
    • Acute Tonsillitis
    • Allergic Rhinitis
    • Bell's Palsy
    • Broken Nose
    • Cholesteatoma
    • Chronic Adenoid Infection
    • Chronic Laryngitis
    • Chronic Sinusitis
    • Chronic Tonsillitis
    • Cleft Palate
    • Conductive Hearing Loss
    • Deafness
    • Deviated Septum
    • Dizziness
    • Dysphagia
    • Ear Ache
    • Earwax Buildup
    • Enlarged Turbinates
    • ENT Cancer
    • Eustachian Tube Dysfunction
    • Facial Fracture
    • Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease (GERD)
    • Geographic Tongue
    • Head or Neck Lump or Swelling
    • Headache
    • Hearing Loss Due to Noise
    • Hoarse Voice (Dysphonia)
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    • Hyperacusis
    • Labyrinthitis
    • Laryngeal Cancer
    • Laryngitis
    • Leukoplakia
    • Loss of Smell and-or Taste
    • Meniere's Disease
    • Nosebleed
    • Oral Cancer
    • Orbital Fracture
    • Otitis Media
    • Otosclerosis
    • Outer Ear Infection
    • Parathyroid (Gland) Tumor: Other than Malignant
    • Perforated Eardrum
    • Peritonsillar Abscess
    • Postnasal Drip
    • Salivary Gland Cancer
    • Salivary Gland Stones and Inflammation
    • Sleep Apnea
    • Swimmer's Ear
    • Throat Cancer (Nasopharyngeal)
    • Throat Cancer (Oropharyngeal)
    • Thyroid Cancer
    • Tinnitus
    • Tongue Cancer
    • Tongue-Tie
    • Tonsil Cancer
    • Trigeminal Neuralgia
    • Vertigo
    • Vocal Cord Nodule
    • Vocal Cord Paralysis
    • Vocal Cord Polyp
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    Background Check for Dr. Asher

    0 Malpractice Claims

    • No malpractice history found for Maryland.
    • 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

    Yale University School Of Medicine
    Graduated in 1990

    Internship Hospital

    UMDNJ Robert Wood Johnson Med School
    Complete in 1991

    Residency Hospital

    Yale New Haven Hosp/Yale University School Med
    Complete in 1995
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    Languages Spoken by Dr. Asher & Staff

    • English
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    Dr. Asher's Hospital Quality

    The right hospital is as important as the right doctor

    Healthgrades Hospital Quality Ratings

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    Patient Satisfaction

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    Likelihood to Recommend

    3.6
    • 32 responses
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    3.6 out of 5

    Dr. Asher's Office & Staff

    Ease of scheduling urgent appointments

    4.1 out of 5

    31 responses

    Office environment, cleanliness, comfort, etc.

    4.1 out of 5

    31 responses

    Staff friendliness and courteousness

    4 out of 5

    31 responses

    Total wait time (waiting & exam rooms)

    10 – 15 minutes

    31 responses

    Experience with Dr. Asher

    Level of trust in provider's decisions

    4 out of 5

    32 responses

    How well provider explains medical condition(s)

    3.8 out of 5

    32 responses

    How well provider listens and answers questions

    3.7 out of 5

    32 responses

    Spends appropriate amount of time with patients

    3.8 out of 5

    32 responses

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    • Yes.

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    • Medicaid
    • Medicare
    • Meritain Health
    • MultiPlan
    • National Elevator
    • Principal Life
    • Tricare
    • UnitedHealthCare
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    Office Locations

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    ENT Associates
    2415 Musgrove Rd Ste 203
    Silver Spring, MD 20904
    (301) 989-2300 (Office)
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    Musgrove Ambulatory Surgery Center
    2415 Musgrove Rd Ste 201
    Silver Spring, MD 20904
    (301) 388-0500 (Office)
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