Dr. Allen Ho, MD

Dr. Allen Ho, MD

Ear, Nose, and Throat  ·  
Dr. Allen Ho, MD is an otolaryngology (ear, nose & throat) specialist in Los Angeles, CA. He graduated from UCLA school of Medicine and specializes in ear, nose, and throat, oncology, and more.

8635 W 3rd St Ste 590W

Los Angeles, CA 90048

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

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

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Top Care Areas

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Head and Neck Surgery
very high
more than 97% of peers
Head and Neck Cancer
very high
more than 93% of peers
Oral Cancer
very high
more than 90% of peers

Dr. Ho'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.

3  Specialties

  • Ear, Nose, and Throat
  • Head & Neck Surgical Oncology
  • Oncology

1  Board Certifications

  • Otolaryngology
    Accredited by: American Board of Otolaryngology*

45  Conditions Treated


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32  Procedures

  • Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
  • Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
  • Advanced Robotic Surgery
  • Cervical Lymph Node Dissection
  • Excision of Neck Mass
  • Excision of Parotid, Sublingual, or Submandibular Gland
  • Excision of Skin Cancer
  • 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
  • Laryngectomy and Pharyngectomy
  • Laryngoscopy - Laryngotomy - Laryngectomy - Pharyngolaryngectomy - Pharyngectomy
  • Laryngoscopy and Laryngotomy
  • Laser Surgery
  • Lip, Excision or Resection
  • Lymph Node Biopsy or Excision
  • Lymphadenectomy With Robotic Assistance
  • Neck Surgery
  • Nose Plastic Surgery (Rhinoplasty)
  • Parathyroidectomy
  • Parotidectomy
  • Thyroid Cancer Surgery With or Without Radical Neck Dissection
  • Thyroid Lobectomy
  • Thyroid Surgery
  • Thyroidectomy
  • Thyroidectomy or Thyroid Lobectomy
  • Tonsillectomy
  • Tracheal Surgery
  • Transoral Laser Microsurgery
  • TransOral Robotic Surgery (TORS)


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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.


  • Harvard University
    Undergraduate School | Graduated
  • UCLA school of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated
  • Stanford University Medical Center
    Internship Hospital | Completed
  • Stanford University Medical Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed
  • Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed
  • National Institutes of Health, National Cancer Institute
    Other Education | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Ho has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Chinese, Mandarin

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Ho's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Ho to family and friends
28 total reviews (20 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (28)

  • 5
  • 4
  • 3
  • 2
  • 1

Dr. Ho's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

  • Explains condition(s) well

  • Answers questions

  • Time well spent


Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

  • Office environment

  • Staff friendliness

  • Average wait time

    10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (20)

I had a parathyroidectomy done recently by Dr. Allen Ho. It was a complete success and there was little pain involved. Dr. Ho is so competent and so kind, and was always available when I had a question (which I did once, early on a Sunday morning ... which is probably not the best time to contact...more
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Doctor Ho Is one of these doctors that have every thing you want Caring , kind and most of all so so qualified I had several other doctor consults for my cancer of the thyroid And chose him . I had the best possible experience he was amazing through out the entire procedure Thank you Doctor...more
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I'm extremely fortunate that Dr. Ho was my surgeon. My scar is minimal and he and his staff were extremely attentive and responsive to any concerns that I had.
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Super Awesome doctor with a fabulous surgical team. I was greated by entire team, who'd performed the procedure: extremely nice and attentive.
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Dr. Ho was both thorough and patient. He answered all of my questions and took time to make sure I was comfortable with the process. His staff was responsive and the facilities were top notch.
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