Dr. Brent Richardson, MD

Dr. Brent Richardson, MD

Ear, Nose, and Throat  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 54
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Dr. Brent Richardson, MD is an otolaryngology (ear, nose & throat) specialist in Downers Grove, IL and has been practicing for 22 years. He graduated from University Of Washington Medical Center in 1990 and specializes in ear, nose, and throat and laryngology.

3010 Highland Pkwy Ste 550

Downers Grove, IL 60515

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • American Republic
  • Assurant Health
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Illinois
  • Cigna
  • Cofinity
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • CoreSource
  • 7 More

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Background Check

No malpractice claims found for Illinois
No disciplinary actions found for the years we collect data
No board actions found for the years we collect data
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Dr. Richardson's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Larynx Conditions
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very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Richardson treats Larynx Conditions more than 99% of his peers

Dr. Richardson treats this condition more than 99% of his peers

Hoarse Voice (Dysphonia)
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Richardson treats Hoarse Voice (Dysphonia) more than 97% of his peers

Dr. Richardson treats this condition more than 97% of his peers

Dysphagia
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Richardson treats Dysphagia more than 96% of his peers

Dr. Richardson treats this condition more than 96% of his peers

Dr. Richardson's conditions and procedures:

Acute Laryngitis
Adenocarcinoma
Adenoid Cystic Carcinoma
Basosquamous Carcinoma
Bone Cancer
Cancer
Carcinoma
Cervical Lymph Node Dissection
Chronic Laryngitis
Cough
Cricopharyngeal Myotomy
Dysphagia
Endoscopic Laser Laryngeal Cancer Surgery
Endoscopic Zenker's Diverticulum Surgery
ENT Surgery
Excision of Tracheal Tumor or Stenosis
Excision or Destruction of Pharynx Lesion
Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease (GERD)
Head and Neck Cancer
Head and Neck Surgery
Head or Neck Lump or Swelling
Hoarse Voice (Dysphonia)
Idiopathic Subglottic Tracheal Stenosis
Laryngeal Cancer
Laryngeal Cancer Surgery
Laryngeal Cancer Surgery, Endoscopic
Laryngeal Cancer Surgery, Open
Laryngeal Nerve Palsy
Laryngeal Spasm
Laryngeal Videostroboscopy
Laryngectomy and Pharyngectomy
Laryngitis
Laryngomalacia
Laryngoscopy - Laryngotomy - Laryngectomy - Pharyngolaryngectomy - Pharyngectomy
Laryngoscopy and Laryngotomy
Laryngotracheal Reconstruction
Larynx Conditions
Larynx Repair
Lymph Node Biopsy or Excision
Microlaryngeal Surgery
Microlaryngoscopy
Neck Cancer
Paradoxical Vocal Cord Dysfunction
Pharyngeal Cancer
Pharyngitis
Postnasal Drip
Professional Voice Disorders
Respiratory Papillomatosis
Soft Tissue Sarcoma
Soft Tissue Sarcoma of Head, Face, and Neck
Sore Throat
Spindle Cell Carcinoma
Squamous Cell Carcinoma
Supraglottic Laryngeal Cancer
Swallowing Disorders
Throat Cancer
Throat Cancer (Hypopharyngeal)
Thyroglossal Duct Cyst
Tonsillitis
Trachea Cancer
Tracheal Reconstruction
Tracheal Resection
Tracheal Strictures
Tracheal Surgery
Tracheal Tumors
Vocal Cord Carcinoma
Vocal Cord Cyst
Vocal Cord Hemorrhage
Vocal Cord Nodule
Vocal Cord Paralysis
Vocal Cord Polyp
Vocal Cord Surgery
Vocal Cord Thickening
Vocal Fold Medialization Surgery
Vocal Fold Scarring
Vocal Granuloma
Vocal Papilloma
Voice Assessment
Voice Disorders
Voice Disorders Diagnosis
Voice Disorders Treatment
Voice Restoration Surgery
Voice Surgery
Wound Repair

About Me

Care Philosophy

Our mission is to provide the highest quality medical, surgical, and behavioral care and consideration for persons with voice, swallowing, and airway disorders.

Specialties

  • Ear, Nose, and Throat
  • Laryngology

Board Certifications

Education

1997
Loyola University Medical Center
Fellowship Hospital
1996
University Of Minnesota / Twin Cities Campus
Residency Hospital
1992
Hennepin County Medical Center
Residency Hospital
1991
Hennepin County Medical Center
Internship Hospital
1990
University Of Washington Medical Center
Medical School
1986
Washington University, St Louis
Undergraduate School
1997
1996
1992
1991
1990
1986

Awards

Dr. Richardson's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Richardson

4.9

Based on 84 reviews

5 Stars
95.23809523809524%
(80)
4 Stars
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3 Stars
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2 Stars
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1 Star
1.1904761904761905%
(1)

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Dr. Richardson is excellent. I am thankful to him for all of his help with my voice.
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Super.
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He listens! Extremely knowledgeable. I am a RN so I am very particular!!
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always a pleasure
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Dr. Richardson has a very calm and open manner. I felt that he listened and asked questions that would get to a solution. The ease of just moving to another room in the same office space to do the testing was very convenient and practical and took the stress out of waiting for any results. He...Read More
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Aetna
Aetna HMO
Choice Plus POS II
American Republic
Assurant Health
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Card PPO
Blue Cross Blue Shield of Illinois
Blue Cross Blue Shield of Illinois PPO
Cigna
Cigna PPO
Great West Healthcare-Cigna PPO
Cofinity
Cofinity PPO
Commercial Insurance Company
CoreSource
HealthLink
HealthLink PPO
Humana
Choice Care PPO
Preferred PPO
MultiPlan
MultiPlan PPO
PHCS Network PPO
National Elevator
Pekin Insurance
Pipefitters
UnitedHealthCare
United Healthcare