Dr. Albert McClain Jr, MD

Dr. Albert McClain Jr, MD

Ear, Nose, and Throat  ·  
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Age 54
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Dr. Albert McClain Jr, MD is an otolaryngology (ear, nose & throat) specialist in National City, CA. He graduated from University of California At San Francisco and specializes in ear, nose, and throat and neurotology.

655 Euclid Ave Ste 401

National City, CA 91950

Contact Information

(619) 267-8440

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Anthem Blue Cross
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of California
  • Blue Shield of California
  • Cigna
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Health Net
  • 5 More

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Top Care Areas

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

Tinnitus
very high
more than 99% of peers
Allergic Reaction
very high
more than 99% of peers
Allergic Rhinitis
very high
more than 99% of peers

Dr. McClain Jr'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

This content was provided by Dr. McClain Jr "I am a provider of transoral robotic surgery (TORS), a minimally invasive treatment for oral cancer. I also offer balloon sinusplasty as well as many other procedures and have one of the most up to date and comprehensive diagnostic audiological testing facilities in San Diego."

2  Specialties

  • Ear, Nose, and Throat
  • Neurotology

1  Board Certifications

  • Otolaryngology
    Accredited by: American Board of Otolaryngology*

69  Conditions Treated

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33  Procedures

  • Ablation or Excision of Nasal Turbinates
  • Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
  • Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
  • Adenoidectomy
  • Antrostomy and Antrotomy (Sinus Surgery)
  • Continuous Positive Airway Pressure (CPAP)
  • Diagnostic Nasal and-or Sinus Endoscopy
  • Ear Surgery
  • Ear Tube Placement
  • Endoscopic Sinus Surgery
  • ENT Surgery
  • 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 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)
  • Parathyroidectomy
  • Perforated Eardrum Repair (Tympanoplasty)
  • Sinus Surgery
  • Thyroid Lobectomy
  • Thyroid Surgery
  • Thyroidectomy
  • Thyroidectomy or Thyroid Lobectomy
  • Tonsillectomy
  • Tracheal Surgery
  • Vestibule and Floor of Mouth, Excision or Destruction
  • Wound Repair

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Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for California.

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

  • University of California At San Diego
    Undergraduate School | Graduated
  • University of California At San Francisco
    Medical School | Graduated
  • University of California, San Francisco
    Internship Hospital | Completed
  • Los Angeles County General Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed
  • Minnesota Ear, Head and Neck Clinic
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. McClain Jr has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. McClain Jr's Reviews

1.9
Likelihood of recommending Dr. McClain Jr to family and friends
15 total reviews (3 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (15)

  • 5
    (2)
  • 4
    (1)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
    (2)
  • 1
    (10)

Dr. McClain Jr's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    FAIR
  • Explains condition(s) well

    FAIR
  • Answers questions

    FAIR
  • Time well spent

    FAIR

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    FAIR
  • Office environment

    FAIR
  • Staff friendliness

    FAIR
  • Average wait time

    31 to 45 minutes

Patient Comments (3)

Dr McClain is a very good doctor. His staff that is processing the insurance is very "inefficient" that is making or creating a bad reputation on his behalf. I warn everyone before heading to your scheduled appointment to verify first that your insurance is approved because that doctors office...more
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Very condescending, won't go back, don't recommend.
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Generally unsatisfactory because of wait times, and the way the staff treated people. Most striking was when someone in the waiting room asked for help with making a phone call and was told 'That's not my job.' Before I retired, no one in my office would say such a thing. Dr. McClain himself was...more
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