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Dr. Ara Chalian, MD

Ear, Nose, and Throat ·  Male · Age 56

Dr. Chalian

Univ Of Penn Otolaryngology

3400 Civic Center Blvd Fl 3 Philadelphia, PA 19104

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Dr. Ara Chalian, MD is an otolaryngology (ear, nose & throat) specialist in Philadelphia, PA and has been practicing for 24 years. He graduated from Indiana U, School Of Medicine in 1988 and specializes in ear, nose, and throat.


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Dr. Chalian's Top Procedures and Conditions

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Tongue Cancer
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Treatment Frequency

Dr. Chalian treats Tongue Cancer more than 100% of his peers

Dr. Chalian treats this condition more than 100% of his peers

Dysphagia
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Treatment Frequency

Dr. Chalian treats Dysphagia more than 100% of his peers

Dr. Chalian treats this condition more than 100% of his peers

Oral Cancer
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very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Chalian treats Oral Cancer more than 100% of his peers

Dr. Chalian treats this condition more than 100% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Cancer of Floor of Mouth
  • Lip Cancer
  • Oral Squamous Cell Carcinoma
  • Palate Cancer
  • Tongue Cancer

Dr. Chalian's conditions and procedures:

  • Acoustic Neuroma
  • Acute Laryngitis
  • Acute Sinusitis
  • Acute Tonsillitis
  • Acute Upper Respiratory Infection
  • All Headaches (incl. Migraine)
  • Allergic Reaction
  • Allergic Rhinitis
  • Antrostomy and Antrotomy (Sinus Surgery)
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Bell's Palsy
  • Bone Cancer
  • Bone Disorders
  • Brain Disorders
  • Cancer
  • Cervical Lymph Node Dissection
  • Chronic Sinusitis
  • Cleft Palate
  • Cleft Palate Repair (Palatoplasty)
  • Conductive Hearing Loss
  • Continuous Positive Airway Pressure (CPAP)
  • Cough
  • Deafness
  • Deformities of Auricle or Pinna
  • Deviated Septum
  • Diagnostic Nasal and-or Sinus Endoscopy
  • Dizziness
  • Dysphagia
  • Ear Ache
  • Ear Disorders
  • Earwax Buildup
  • ENT Surgery
  • Ethmoidectomy (Sinus Surgery)
  • Eustachian Tube Dysfunction
  • Excision of Facial Bone
  • Excision of Parotid, Sublingual, or Submandibular Gland
  • Excision or Destruction of Dentoalveolar Lesion or Tumor
  • Excision or Destruction of Palate or Uvula Lesion
  • Excision or Destruction of Pharynx Lesion
  • Excision or Destruction of Tongue Lesion
  • Eyelid Disorders
  • Fracture
  • Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease (GERD)
  • Gastrointestinal Diseases
  • Geographic Tongue
  • Glossectomy
  • Gum Cancer
  • Head and Neck Cancer
  • Head and Neck Surgery
  • Head or Neck Lump or Swelling
  • Headache
  • Hoarse Voice (Dysphonia)
  • Intranasal or Sinus Procedure
  • Laryngeal Cancer
  • Laryngectomy and Pharyngectomy
  • Laryngitis
  • Laryngoscopy - Laryngotomy - Laryngectomy - Pharyngolaryngectomy - Pharyngectomy
  • Larynx Conditions
  • Leukoplakia
  • Lip Cancer
  • Lip, Excision or Resection
  • Loss of Smell and-or Taste
  • Lymph Node Biopsy or Excision
  • Lymphadenectomy With Robotic Assistance
  • Malignant Bone Cancer of the Skull, Face, and Jaw
  • Nasal Septum Surgery (Septoplasty)
  • Non-Cosmetic Chemodenervation
  • Nose Plastic Surgery (Rhinoplasty)
  • Nosebleed
  • Oral and-or Facial Cleft
  • Oral Cancer
  • Osteosarcoma
  • Otitis Media
  • Outer Ear Infection
  • Parathyroid (Gland) Disease
  • Parathyroid (Gland) Tumor: Other than Malignant
  • Parathyroidectomy
  • Perforated Eardrum
  • Pharyngitis
  • Postnasal Drip
  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Salivary Gland Cancer
  • Salivary Gland Stones and Inflammation
  • Sinus Surgery
  • Sinusitis
  • Sjögren's Syndrome
  • Sleep Apnea
  • Sleep Disorders
  • Soft Tissue Sarcoma
  • Soft Tissue Sarcoma of Head, Face, and Neck
  • Sore Throat
  • Sphenoidectomy (Sinus Surgery)
  • Throat Cancer (Hypopharyngeal)
  • Throat Cancer (Nasopharyngeal)
  • Throat Cancer (Oropharyngeal)
  • Thyroid Cancer
  • Thyroid Lobectomy
  • Thyroidectomy
  • Thyroidectomy or Thyroid Lobectomy
  • Tinnitus
  • TMJ
  • Tongue Cancer
  • Tonsil Cancer
  • Tonsillectomy
  • Tonsillitis
  • Tracheal Surgery
  • Trigeminal Neuralgia
  • Uvulectomy
  • Vertigo
  • Vestibule and Floor of Mouth, Excision or Destruction
  • Vocal Cord Nodule
  • Vocal Cord Paralysis
  • Vocal Cord Polyp
  • Wound Repair

About Me

Biography

Dr. Ara Chalian, MD is an otolaryngology (ear, nose & throat) specialist in Philadelphia, PA and has been practicing for 24 years. He graduated from Indiana U, School Of Medicine in 1988 and specializes in ear, nose, and throat.

Specialties

  • Ear, Nose, and Throat

Board Certifications

Education

1995
Hospital Of The University Of Pennsylvania
Fellowship Hospital
1990
Ind Univ Hosp
Residency Hospital
1988
Indiana U, School Of Medicine
Medical School
1995
1990
1988

Languages

  • Armenian
  • English

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Likelihood to recommend Dr. Chalian

4.7

Based on 23 reviews

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1 Star
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Dr. Chalian is not only an amazingly talented surgeon, dedicated to his patients and a genuine great person overall. I do not hesitate in the least recommending this dr. Guarantee you will not be disappointed.
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I have been under Dr. Chalians care for many years. He’s an outstanding surgeon who takes the time to put his patients at ease.
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Dr. Chalian is the best doctor in his field. I would highly recommend him for his expertise in his field. He is so good with his patients and has a great personality also. What more could you ask for in a doctor. Awesome doctor ! 5 Stars
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Professional he is one of the best doctors I have had
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