Dr. Alfred Simental Jr, MD

Dr. Alfred Simental Jr, MD

Ear, Nose, and Throat  |  
Male  |  
Age 48
(15)
Insurances AcceptedSave
Dr. Alfred Simental Jr, MD is an ear, nose, and throat doctor who practices in Loma Linda, CA. He is 48 years old and has been practicing for 23 years.

11370 Anderson St # 2100

Loma Linda, CA 92354

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of California
  • Cigna
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Molina Healthcare
  • MultiPlan

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Top Care Areas

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Thyroid Lobectomy
very high
more than 99% of peers
Thyroidectomy or Thyroid Lobectomy
very high
more than 99% of peers
Thyroid Cancer
very high
more than 99% of peers

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Specialties

  • Ear, Nose, and Throat
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Board Certifications

  • Otolaryngology
    Accredited by: American Board of Otolaryngology*
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Conditions Treated

  • Acute Sinusitis
  • All Headaches (incl. Migraine)
  • Allergic Reaction
  • Allergic Rhinitis
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Bone Cancer
  • Bone Disorders
  • Brain Disorders
  • Cancer
  • Chronic Sinusitis
  • Cough
  • Deafness
  • Dizziness
  • Dysphagia
  • Ear Ache
  • Ear Disorders
  • Earwax Buildup
  • Enlarged Turbinates
  • Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease (GERD)
  • Gastrointestinal Diseases
  • Head and Neck Cancer
  • Head or Neck Lump or Swelling
  • Headache
  • Hoarse Voice (Dysphonia)
  • Larynx Conditions
  • Malignant Bone Cancer of the Skull, Face, and Jaw
  • Oral Cancer
  • Osteosarcoma
  • Otitis Media
  • Outer Ear Infection
  • Parathyroid (Gland) Disease
  • Parathyroid (Gland) Tumor: Other than Malignant
  • Parathyroid Cancer
  • Postnasal Drip
  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Salivary Gland Cancer
  • Salivary Gland Stones and Inflammation
  • Sinusitis
  • Sleep Apnea
  • Sleep Disorders
  • Throat Cancer (Oropharyngeal)
  • Thyroid Cancer
  • Tongue Cancer
  • Tonsil Cancer
  • Vertigo
  • Vocal Cord Nodule
  • Vocal Cord Paralysis

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Procedures

  • Ablation or Excision of Nasal Turbinates
  • Cervical Lymph Node Dissection
  • Continuous Positive Airway Pressure (CPAP)
  • ENT Surgery
  • Excision of Parotid, Sublingual, or Submandibular Gland
  • Excision of Tracheal Tumor or Stenosis
  • Glossectomy
  • Head and Neck Surgery
  • Intranasal or Sinus Procedure
  • Laryngectomy and Pharyngectomy
  • Laryngoscopy - Laryngotomy - Laryngectomy - Pharyngolaryngectomy - Pharyngectomy
  • Lymph Node Biopsy or Excision
  • Parathyroidectomy
  • Sinus Surgery
  • Sphenoidotomy (Sinus Surgery)
  • Thyroid Lobectomy
  • Thyroidectomy
  • Thyroidectomy or Thyroid Lobectomy
  • Tonsillectomy
  • Tracheal Surgery
  • Vestibule and Floor of Mouth, Excision or Destruction
  • Wound Repair

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

  • Loma Linda University School Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1995
  • Loma Linda University
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1996
  • Loma Linda University Med Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed 2000
  • University Of Pittsburgh / Main Campus
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 2003

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Simental Jr has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Simental Jr's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Simental Jr to family and friends
5.0
based on 15 total reviews (3 with comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (15)

  • 5
    (15)
  • 4
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  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
    (0)
  • 1
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Dr. Simental Jr's Performance

Trustworthiness
EXCELLENT
Explains condition(s) well
EXCELLENT
Answers Questions
EXCELLENT
Time well spent
EXCELLENT

Office & Staff Performance

Scheduling
EXCELLENT
Office environment
EXCELLENT
Staff friendliness
EXCELLENT
Average wait time
10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (3)

in Ft Irwin, CA |
I was referred to Dr. Simental after it was discovered that I had several nodules on my thyroid - one which was so large it was pressing against my vocal cord and causing discomfort. Dr. Simental explained to me my options and the risks associated with each. At no point did I feel like decisions...more
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in Alta Loma, CA |
Dr. Simental is the best! I was referred to him for a neck dissection due to recurrent Thyroid cancer. I had a Thyroidectomy with another surgeon 2 years prior. My only regret is that I wasn't referred to Dr. Simental the first time. His knowledge and character put me at ease before, during and...more
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in Hemet, CA |
He is the most wonderful doctor I have ever met I was diagnosed with thyroid cancer by him when I was 14 in 2012 even though I was scared he reassured me. After several surgeries and several radiations, since my cancer was stubborn and came back, I am now healthy and my scar healed very well. My...more
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Dr. Simental Jr accepts 7 insurance carriers
  • Aetna
    Aetna HMO
    Choice Plus POS II
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Blue Card PPO
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of California
    Priority Select HMO
    Select Plus HMO
    Select PPO
  • Cigna
    Cigna HMO
    Cigna PPO
    Open Access Plus
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
    First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
  • Molina Healthcare
  • MultiPlan
    MultiPlan PPO

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Hospitals where Dr. Simental Jr has admitting privileges

Loma Linda University Medical Center
11234 Anderson St
Loma Linda, CA 92354
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