Dr. Alan Tell, MD

Dr. Alan Tell, MD

Ear, Nose, and Throat  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 66
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Dr. Alan Tell, MD is an otolaryngology (ear, nose & throat) specialist in Hackensack, NJ and has been practicing for 37 years. He graduated from Universidad Autonoma De Guadalajara in 1978 and specializes in ear, nose, and throat.

140 Prospect Ave Ste 7

Hackensack, NJ 07601

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • EmblemHealth
  • Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Horizon Blue Cross Blue Shield of New Jersey
  • Humana
  • QualCare

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Top Care Areas

See how frequently Dr. Tell performs your care needs compared to other doctors.

Headache
very high
more than 99% of peers
Postnasal Drip
very high
more than 99% of peers
Earwax Buildup
very high
more than 99% of peers

Dr. Tell's percentages are based on the rate of treatment compared to peers nationwide from insurance data. Learn more info about our data and this Top Care Areas component.

Care Philosophy

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1  Specialties

  • Ear, Nose, and Throat

1  Board Certifications

  • Otolaryngology
    Accredited by: American Board of Otolaryngology*

56  Conditions Treated

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17  Procedures

  • Antrostomy and Antrotomy (Sinus Surgery)
  • Diagnostic Nasal and-or Sinus Endoscopy
  • Ear Surgery
  • Ear Tube Placement
  • ENT Surgery
  • Ethmoidectomy (Sinus Surgery)
  • Excision or Destruction of Palate or Uvula 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)
  • Sinus Surgery
  • Sphenoidotomy (Sinus Surgery)
  • Tonsillectomy
  • Wound Repair

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for New Jersey.

0 Sanctions

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.

Education

  • Universidad Autonoma De Guadalajara
    Medical School | Graduated 1978
  • University Hospital
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1980
  • Brookdale University Hospital and Medical Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1981
  • Sinai Hospital Of Baltimore
    Residency Hospital | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Tell has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Tell's Reviews

4.4
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Tell to family and friends
11 total reviews (1 has a comment)

Likelihood to Recommend (11)

  • 5
    (9)
  • 4
    (0)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
    (1)
  • 1
    (1)

Dr. Tell's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    EXCELLENT
  • Explains condition(s) well

    EXCELLENT
  • Answers questions

    EXCELLENT
  • Time well spent

    EXCELLENT

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    VERY GOOD
  • Office environment

    VERY GOOD
  • Staff friendliness

    VERY GOOD
  • Average wait time

    10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (1)

Staff was nice! He is an excellent doctor. He took his time with me and listened to everything I had to say. He also answered all of my questions.
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