Dr. Blakely Thornton, MD

Dr. Blakely Thornton, MD

Ear, Nose, and Throat  |  
Male  |  
Age 35
(3)
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Dr. Blakely Thornton, MD is an otolaryngology (ear, nose & throat) specialist in Shreveport, LA and has been practicing for 3 years. He graduated from Louisiana State University Health Shreveport / School Of Medicine in 2009 and specializes in ear, nose, and throat, sleep medicine otolaryngology, and more.

2121 Line Ave

Shreveport, LA 71104

Contact Information

(318) 226-9441

Insurance Accepted

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

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Allergic Reaction
very high
more than 97% of peers
Allergic Rhinitis
very high
more than 97% of peers
Earwax Buildup
very high
more than 96% of peers

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Specialties

  • Ear, Nose, and Throat
  • Otolaryngic Allergy
  • Otolaryngology-Head and Neck Surgery
  • Pediatric Otolaryngology (Ear, Nose & Throat)
  • Sleep Medicine Otolaryngology
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Board Certifications

Dr. Thornton does not have any board certifications listed.

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Conditions Treated

  • Acute Sinusitis
  • Acute Tonsillitis
  • Acute Upper Respiratory Infection
  • Allergic Reaction
  • Allergic Rhinitis
  • Bone Disorders
  • Cancer
  • Chronic Sinusitis
  • Chronic Tonsillitis
  • Cough
  • Deafness
  • Deviated Septum
  • Dizziness
  • Down Syndrome
  • Dysphagia
  • Ear Disorders
  • Earwax Buildup
  • Eustachian Tube Dysfunction
  • Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease (GERD)
  • Gastrointestinal Diseases
  • Head and Neck Cancer
  • Head or Neck Lump or Swelling
  • Labyrinthitis
  • Laryngeal Cancer
  • Larynx Conditions
  • Lip Cancer
  • Nosebleed
  • Oral Cancer
  • Otitis Media
  • Pharyngitis
  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Sinusitis
  • Sleep Apnea
  • Sleep Disorders
  • TMJ
  • Tinnitus
  • Tonsillitis
  • Vertigo

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Procedures

  • Ablation or Excision of Nasal Turbinates
  • Antrostomy and Antrotomy (Sinus Surgery)
  • Balloon Sinuplasty
  • Caldwell-Luc Procedure
  • Diagnostic Nasal and-or Sinus Endoscopy
  • ENT Surgery
  • Ear Surgery
  • Ear Tube Placement
  • Ethmoidectomy (Sinus Surgery)
  • Excision of Benign Skin Lesion
  • Excision of Cyst
  • Excision of Dentoalveolar Lesion Tumor
  • Excision of Lipoma
  • Excision of Neck Mass
  • Excision of Parotid, Sublingual, or Submandibular Gland
  • Excision of Skin Lesion
  • Excision of Soft Tissue Lesion
  • Excision of Submandibular Gland
  • Excision of Vestibule Floor of Mouth
  • Excisional Biopsy
  • 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
  • Skin Biopsy
  • Soft Tissue Mass Biopsy
  • Sphenoidotomy (Sinus Surgery)
  • Surgical Biopsy
  • Thyroidectomy
  • Thyroidectomy or Thyroid Lobectomy
  • Tonsillectomy
  • Tracheal Surgery
  • Wound Repair

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Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

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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 Arkansas
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 2005
  • Louisiana State University Health Shreveport / School Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 2009
  • University Of Tennessee Health Science Center
    Internship Hospital | Completed 2010
  • University Of Tennessee Health Science Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed 2015

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors

Dr. Thornton has no awards or honors listed.

Media & Publications

Dr. Thornton has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Thornton's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Thornton to family and friends
5.0
based on 3 total reviews (2 with comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (3)

  • 5
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  • 4
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  • 3
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  • 2
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Dr. Thornton'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 (2)

in Longview, Tx |
Yes, I would recommend him without hesitation to any and everyone. He was recommended to us by my fathers Dr. My father was the one that had the appointment and I can honestly say that my dad really really enjoyed the visit. Because of him we were pointed in the direction of the VA for the...more
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in Gloster |
I was very impressed with his bedside manner and his interest in care in what was wtong with me.
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Dr. Thornton accepts 6 insurance carriers
  • Aetna
    Aetna HMO
    Choice Plus POS II
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Blue Card PPO
  • Cigna
    Cigna HMO
    Cigna PPO
    Open Access Plus
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
    First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
  • Humana
    Choice Care PPO
  • MultiPlan
    MultiPlan PPO
    PHCS Network PPO

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Hospitals where Dr. Thornton has admitting privileges

Willis-Knighton Medical Center
2600 Greenwood Rd
Shreveport, LA 71103
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