Dr. Andrew Ford, MD

Dr. Andrew Ford, MD

Ear, Nose, and Throat  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 56
(22)
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Dr. Andrew Ford, MD is an otolaryngology (ear, nose & throat) specialist in Murfreesboro, TN and has been practicing for 29 years. He graduated from University Of California, San Diego, School Of Medicine in 1989 and specializes in ear, nose, and throat.

1272 Garrison Dr

Murfreesboro, TN 37129

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Humana
  • MultiPlan

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Top Care Areas

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Earwax Buildup
very high
more than 96% of peers
Ear Disorders
very high
more than 92% of peers
Larynx Conditions
very high
more than 89% of peers

Dr. Ford'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.

1  Specialties

  • Ear, Nose, and Throat

1  Board Certifications

  • Otolaryngology
    Accredited by: American Board of Otolaryngology*

72  Conditions Treated

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28  Procedures

  • Ablation or Excision of Nasal Turbinates
  • Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
  • Adenoidectomy
  • Antrostomy and Antrotomy (Sinus Surgery)
  • Balloon Sinuplasty
  • Cervical Lymph Node Dissection
  • Diagnostic Nasal and-or Sinus Endoscopy
  • Ear Surgery
  • Ear Tube Placement
  • ENT Surgery
  • Ethmoidectomy (Sinus Surgery)
  • Excision of Parotid, Sublingual, or Submandibular Gland
  • Head and Neck Surgery
  • Intranasal or Sinus Procedure
  • Laryngectomy and Pharyngectomy
  • Laryngoscopy - Laryngotomy - Laryngectomy - Pharyngolaryngectomy - Pharyngectomy
  • Laryngoscopy and Laryngotomy
  • Lymph Node Biopsy or Excision
  • Nasal Septum Surgery (Septoplasty)
  • Parathyroidectomy
  • Perforated Eardrum Repair (Tympanoplasty)
  • Sinus Surgery
  • Sphenoidotomy (Sinus Surgery)
  • Thyroid Lobectomy
  • Thyroidectomy
  • Thyroidectomy or Thyroid Lobectomy
  • Tonsillectomy
  • Tracheal Surgery

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Tennessee.

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, San Diego, School Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1989
  • St John's Hosp
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1990
  • Southern Illinois University At Edwardsville
    Residency Hospital | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Ford has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Ford's Reviews

2.5
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Ford to family and friends
22 total reviews (7 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (22)

  • 5
    (6)
  • 4
    (2)
  • 3
    (1)
  • 2
    (1)
  • 1
    (12)

Dr. Ford's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    GOOD
  • Explains condition(s) well

    GOOD
  • Answers questions

    GOOD
  • Time well spent

    FAIR

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    GOOD
  • Office environment

    VERY GOOD
  • Staff friendliness

    VERY GOOD
  • Average wait time

    10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (7)

Canceled my son's appointment with no communication at all. I overheard the office staff saying that he was at his son's wedding... They should have said he had the flu and then I would have completely understood. Since weddings are planned months in advanced I no longer have trust in this...more
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Listened to my symptoms, and gave me an answer. He did his job very well. Also was very kind before my surgery.
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I have no doubt that Dr. Ford is a competent, highly qualified physician. However, I realized after two visits that I would go back again and again with no resolution. I explained the problem as concisely as I could. He either didn't listen to what I said or didn't believe what I said, so he...more
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Only is is wait time. It is ridiculous
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This is the worst experience I've ever had at a doctors office. I took off work to take my child to the dr and they had canceled my app with no communication to me at all. This was a referral or otherwise I would've never chose this particular dr since he receives such horrible reviews and...more
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