Dr. Allen Lam, MD

Dr. Allen Lam, MD

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Age 37
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Dr. Allen Lam, MD is an otolaryngology (ear, nose & throat) specialist in Boston, MA. He graduated from Case Western Reserve Univ Sch Of Med and specializes in ear, nose, and throat, laryngology, and more.

800 Huntington Ave

Boston, MA 02115

Contact Information

(617) 936-6160

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Massachusetts
  • Cigna
  • Harvard Pilgrim Health Care
  • Tufts Health Plan
  • UnitedHealthCare

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Top Care Areas

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

Acute Laryngitis
very high
more than 99% of peers
Otitis Media
very high
more than 99% of peers
Laryngitis
very high
more than 98% of peers

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Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Lam "Dr. Allen Lam is an ear, nose and throat (ENT) specialist at Mass. Eye and Ear, Longwood. He treats children and adults for general ENT and sinus conditions.

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4  Specialties

  • Ear, Nose, and Throat
  • Laryngology
  • Otolaryngology-Head and Neck Surgery
  • Sinus Surgery

1  Board Certifications

  • Otolaryngology
    Accredited by: American Board of Otolaryngology*

58  Conditions Treated

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16  Procedures

  • Ablation or Excision of Nasal Turbinates
  • Dacryocystorhinostomy
  • Diagnostic Nasal and-or Sinus Endoscopy
  • Ear Surgery
  • Ear Tube Placement
  • ENT Surgery
  • Excision of Parotid, Sublingual, or Submandibular Gland
  • 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
  • Tear Duct Surgery
  • Wound Repair

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Massachusetts.

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 Pennsylvania
    Undergraduate School | Graduated
  • Case Western Reserve Univ Sch Of Med
    Medical School | Graduated
  • Massachusetts General Hospital
    Internship Hospital | Completed
  • Massachusetts Eye & Ear Infirmary/Harvard Medical School
    Residency Hospital | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Lam has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Lam's Reviews

4.5
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Lam to family and friends
13 total reviews (10 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (13)

  • 5
    (11)
  • 4
    (0)
  • 3
    (1)
  • 2
    (0)
  • 1
    (1)

Dr. Lam'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 (10)

I found Dr. Lam and the entire ME&E team to be incredibly professional. The procedure has been life changing for me, and I give the doctor my highest recommendation. Thank you!
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I went to see Dr. Lam today 3/6 about a fullness sensation on my right ear for over a month now. After seeing couple ENT Doctors (none of them knew what to tell me) he was my last hope. I'm very happy I found him. He is very professional and take his time with patients. I highly recommend him if...more
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Hi Angie, thank you so much for your positive comments about Dr. Lam!

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I saw Dr. Lam today 8/18 for a recurring problem with noise in my right ear, and feeling full-headed at times. I had a serious car accident on 5/10 that affected my neck, head, and ears. Dr. Lam was wonderful; he was patient with me, explained things carefully, and gave me hope that these symptoms...more
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Although the wait time can vary, Dr. Lam is worth the wait. He is clearly very smart but humble and caring. And, he spends time to explain things to layman terms. I have referred my friends to him and would refer family if they lived near Boston.
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Dr. Lam did very thorough examination and treatment. He is very professional and thorough in explaining all the problems and treatment. I recommend him highly to anyone who need ENT exam.
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