Dr. Banipal Hovhanessian, MD

Dr. Banipal Hovhanessian, MD

Ear, Nose, and Throat  |  
Male  |  
Age 67
(9)
Insurances AcceptedSave
Dr. Banipal Hovhanessian, MD is an ear, nose, and throat doctor who practices in Kokomo, IN. He is 67 years old and has been practicing for 41 years.

2220 W Alto Rd

Kokomo, IN 46902

Contact Information

(765) 455-2577

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Humana
  • MultiPlan
  • Sagamore Health Network

*Please verify this information when scheduling an appointment.

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Top Care Areas

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

Outer Ear Infection
very high
more than 99% of peers
Chronic Sinusitis
very high
more than 95% of peers
Otitis Media
very high
more than 93% of peers

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Specialties

  • Ear, Nose, and Throat
1

Board Certifications

  • Otolaryngology
    Accredited by: American Board of Otolaryngology*
54

Conditions Treated

  • Acoustic Neuroma
  • Acute Laryngitis
  • Acute Sinusitis
  • All Headaches (incl. Migraine)
  • Allergic Reaction
  • Allergic Rhinitis
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Bone Disorders
  • Brain Disorders
  • Cancer
  • Cholesteatoma
  • Chronic Laryngitis
  • Chronic Sinusitis
  • Conductive Hearing Loss
  • Cough
  • Deafness
  • Deviated Septum
  • 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)
  • Laryngeal Cancer
  • Laryngitis
  • Larynx Conditions
  • Loss of Smell and-or Taste
  • Meniere's Disease
  • Nosebleed
  • Oral Cancer
  • Otitis Media
  • Otosclerosis
  • Outer Ear Infection
  • Perforated Eardrum
  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Salivary Gland Stones and Inflammation
  • Sinusitis
  • Sjögren's Syndrome
  • Sleep Apnea
  • Sleep Disorders
  • Soft Tissue Sarcoma
  • Soft Tissue Sarcoma of Head, Face, and Neck
  • Tinnitus
  • Tongue Cancer
  • Vertigo
  • Vocal Cord Nodule
  • Vocal Cord Paralysis
  • Wheezing

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Procedures

  • Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
  • Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
  • Diagnostic Nasal and-or Sinus Endoscopy
  • ENT Surgery
  • Ear Surgery
  • Ear Tube Placement
  • Excision or Destruction of Tongue Lesion
  • Head and Neck Surgery
  • Intranasal or Sinus Procedure
  • Laryngoscopy - Laryngotomy - Laryngectomy - Pharyngolaryngectomy - Pharyngectomy
  • Laryngoscopy and Laryngotomy
  • Lymph Node Biopsy or Excision
  • Sinus Surgery

Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

Healthgrades does not collect malpractice information for Indiana.

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

  • Shiraz Univ
    Medical School | Graduated 1976
  • Nemaz & Saadi Hosp
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1977
  • Billings/U Chicago Hosps
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1981
  • Southern Ill U
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1985
  • Southern Ill U-Hinsdale Hos
    Residency Hospital | Completed
  • UCLA Lasky Clinic
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Hovhanessian has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Arabic

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Hovhanessian's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Hovhanessian to family and friends
3.7
based on 9 total reviews (3 with comments)
Dr. Hovhanessian's Performance
  • Trustworthiness
    VERY GOOD
  • Explains condition(s) well
    VERY GOOD
  • Answers Questions
    VERY GOOD
  • Time well spent
    VERY GOOD
Office & Staff Performance
  • Scheduling
    EXCELLENT
  • Office environment
    EXCELLENT
  • Staff friendliness
    VERY GOOD
  • Average wait time
    16 to 30 minutes
Patient Comments (3)
Bunker Hill, IN |
Listened with compassion, asked appropriate questions to clarify issues, and wasn't hesitant to refer me to other specialists due to complexity of my condition. This truly impressed me! Staff is friendly, helpful and very compassionate!
in Kokomo, IN |
Dr Hovhanessian is one of the most caring and compassionate doctors out there. He sees the person not just another patient. He understands how illness effects our lives and how life can effect our illness without judgement. He is straight forward but with compassion. He is insightful and thorough. I would without a doubt trust him with my life and highly reccommend him to others. I just with there were more doctors like him.
in Frankfort |
I think he is the greatest doctor and I would not take my family anywhere else!
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Dr. Hovhanessian accepts 7 insurance carriers
  • Aetna
    Choice Plus POS II
  • Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO
    Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield PPO
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Blue Card PPO
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
    First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
  • Humana
    Choice Care PPO
  • MultiPlan
    MultiPlan PPO
    PHCS Network PPO
  • Sagamore Health Network
    Sagamore Plus

*Please verify this information when scheduling an appointment.

Hospitals where Dr. Hovhanessian has admitting privileges

Community Howard Regional Health - Main Campus
3500 S Lafountain St
Kokomo, IN 46902
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