Dr. Blake Alkire, MD

Dr. Blake Alkire, MD

Ear, Nose, and Throat  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 34
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Dr. Blake Alkire, MD is an otolaryngology (ear, nose & throat) specialist in Boston, MA and has been practicing for 2 years. He graduated from Harvard Medical School in 2011 and specializes in ear, nose, and throat.

800 Huntington Ave

Boston, MA 02115

Contact Information

(617) 936-6100

Insurance Accepted

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

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Top Care Areas

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

Otitis Media
high
more than 88% of peers
Outer Ear Infection
normal
more than 79% of peers
Ear Disorders
normal
more than 76% of peers

Dr. Alkire'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.

Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Alkire "Dr. Blake Alkire 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."

1  Specialties

  • Ear, Nose, and Throat

1  Board Certifications

  • Otolaryngology-Head and Neck Surgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Otolaryngology*

44  Conditions Treated

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5  Procedures

  • Ear Surgery
  • Head and Neck Surgery
  • Nasal Septum Surgery (Septoplasty)
  • Sinus Surgery
  • Tonsillectomy

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

  • Vanderbilt University
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 2005
  • Harvard Medical School
    Medical School | Graduated 2011
  • Brigham & Womans Hosp
    Internship Hospital | Completed 2012
  • Massachusetts Eye & Ear Infirmary/Harvard Medical School
    Residency Hospital | Completed 2016
  • Harvard School Of Public Health
    Other Education | Completed 2011

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Alkire has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Alkire's Reviews

4.4
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Alkire to family and friends
14 total reviews (12 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (14)

  • 5
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  • 4
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  • 3
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  • 2
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  • 1
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Dr. Alkire'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

    Under 10 minutes

Patient Comments (12)

Dr. Alkire is the quintessential example of what a physician should be. I, as a practicing physician, know that the essential elements of optimal care are taking the time to reach a diagnosis via objective tests and history. Dr. Alkire is an attentive listener, a skilled history taker, highly...more
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Hi, we are so happy to read such a great review about Dr. Alkire! Thanks for sharing.

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I would like to share my thoughts about Dr. Alkire. He is empathetic and gives you space to discuss your symptoms and concerns, answering any questions. He is always patient. The positive atmosphere he creates helps one to feel comfortable. I find him to be medically capable, and equally...more
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Hi Oxana, thank you so much for taking the time to share positive comments about Dr. Alkire!

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Dr. Alkire was amazing. He was very professional and explained everything in detail. Would highly recommend him!!
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Our first visit to see Dr. Alkire was great. He was attentive, understanding, and knowledgeable. Dr. Alkire has an awesome personality and demeanor. My son was scheduled for his surgery in which Dr. Alkire operated. His recovery process better than expected, especially since he also had his...more
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Thank you for your kind words and for sharing your experience with Dr. Alkire.

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Dr. Alkire is kind and smart, down to earth and easy to talk to, honest and thoughtful. He is a good listener and he has a great memory from one appointment to the next. He takes the time to answer questions and makes you fell good you asked. He figured out how to control my chronic condition that...more
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