Dr. Brett Scotch, DO

Dr. Brett Scotch, DO

Ear, Nose, and Throat  ·  
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Age 45
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Dr. Brett Scotch, DO is an otolaryngology (ear, nose & throat) specialist in Wesley Chapel, FL and has been practicing for 13 years. He graduated from Nova Southeastern University College Of Osteopathic Medicine in 1999 and specializes in ear, nose, and throat and sleep medicine.Read his story

27406 Cashford Cir

Wesley Chapel, FL 33544

Contact Information

(813) 994-8900

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Assurant Health
  • AvMed
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Florida
  • Careplus
  • Cigna
  • Coventry Health Care of Florida, Inc.
  • Evolutions Healthcare Systems
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Top Care Areas

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

Nosebleed
very high
more than 99% of peers
Tinnitus
very high
more than 99% of peers
Earwax Buildup
very high
more than 99% of peers

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Dr. Scotch's bio

This content was provided by Dr. Scotch "Dr. Brett Scotch completed his undergraduate studies at the University of Florida in Gainesville where he graduated Cum Laude. He then received his medical degree from Nova Southeastern University College of Osteopathic Medicine in Ft. Lauderdale, FL. Following medical school, Dr. Scotch completed a one year internship in Miami and then went on to complete a five year residency in Otolaryngology (Ear, Nose, & Throat or ENT) / Head & Neck Surgery and Facial Plastic Surgery at the Michigan State University Affiliated Hospitals. Dr. Scotch is Board Certified in Otolaryngology, Head & Neck Surgery, and Facial Plastic Surgery. He is a Diplomate of the American Osteopathic Board of Otolaryngology - Head and Neck Surgery. He also has earned a Certificate of Added Qualification (CAQ) in Sleep Medicine. His research work has been nationally published and he has lectured at major ENT and medical conventions throughout the country. In addition to general ENT care, he also has special practice interest in the diagnosis and treatment of sleep disorders, snoring, and sleep disordered breathing (sleep apnea). Additionally, he devotes a significant portion of his practice the the diagnosis and treatment of allergies affecting the ears, nose, sinuses, and throat."
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Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Scotch "Dr. Scotch practices Otolaryngology (Ear, Nose, and Throat medicine and surgery) with a philosophy that the whole person must be considered in all aspects of diagnosis and treatment. He takes the time to listen to your concerns and he thoroughly explains all aspects of your care."

2  Specialties

  • Ear, Nose, and Throat
  • Sleep Medicine

2  Board Certifications

  • Otolaryngology
    Accredited by: American Osteopathic Board of Ophthalmology & Otolaryngology*
  • Sleep Medicine
    Accredited by: American Osteopathic Board of Ophthalmology & Otolaryngology*

78  Conditions Treated

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45  Procedures

  • Ablation or Excision of Nasal Turbinates
  • Adenoidectomy
  • Allergy Testing
  • Allergy Treatment
  • Antrostomy and Antrotomy (Sinus Surgery)
  • Balloon Sinuplasty
  • Botox® Injection
  • Caldwell-Luc Procedure
  • Diagnostic Nasal and-or Sinus Endoscopy
  • Ear Plastic Surgery (Otoplasty)
  • Ear Surgery
  • Ear Tube Placement
  • Earlobe Repair
  • Endoscopic Brow Lift
  • Endoscopic Sinus Surgery
  • ENT Surgery
  • Epley S Maneuver
  • Ethmoidectomy (Sinus Surgery)
  • Excision or Destruction of Palate or Uvula Lesion
  • Excision or Destruction of Pharynx Lesion
  • Excision or Destruction of Tongue Lesion
  • Head and Neck Surgery
  • Intranasal or Sinus Procedure
  • Laryngeal Videostroboscopy
  • Laryngoscopy - Laryngotomy - Laryngectomy - Pharyngolaryngectomy - Pharyngectomy
  • Laryngoscopy and Laryngotomy
  • Lip, Excision or Resection
  • Lymph Node Biopsy or Excision
  • Myringotomy
  • Nasal Septum Surgery (Septoplasty)
  • Nasal Surgery
  • Nose Plastic Surgery (Rhinoplasty)
  • Salivary Gland Surgery
  • Scar Revision Surgery
  • Septal Perforation Repair
  • Sinus Surgery
  • Skin Cancer Removal
  • Sleep Apnea Surgery
  • Sphenoidectomy (Sinus Surgery)
  • Sphenoidotomy (Sinus Surgery)
  • Thyroid Fine Needle Aspiration Biopsy
  • Tonsillectomy
  • Uvulectomy
  • Vestibule and Floor of Mouth, Excision or Destruction
  • Wound Repair
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Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Florida.

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 Florida
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1994
  • Nova Southeastern University College Of Osteopathic Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1999
  • Palmetto General Hospital
    Internship Hospital | Completed 2000
  • Michigan State Univ Affiliated Hospitals-St John Oakland Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed 2005

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
  • Hillsborough County Osteopathic Medical Society Physician of the Year, 2011
  • Meritorious Service Medal - United States Air Force, 2008
  • Tampa Bay Health Care Heroes (Finalist), 2009
  • FOMA Physician of the Year, 2011
Media & Publications

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Scotch's Reviews

4.1
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Scotch to family and friends
35 total reviews (10 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (35)

  • 5
    (26)
  • 4
    (1)
  • 3
    (1)
  • 2
    (1)
  • 1
    (6)

Dr. Scotch's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    EXCELLENT
  • Explains condition(s) well

    EXCELLENT
  • Answers questions

    EXCELLENT
  • Time well spent

    EXCELLENT

Office & Staff Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    EXCELLENT
  • Explains condition(s) well

    EXCELLENT
  • Answers questions

    EXCELLENT
  • Time well spent

    EXCELLENT

Patient Comments (10)

Dr. Scotch and staff are excellent. The care is kind, courteous, attentive, and Dr. Scotch spends quality time and doesn't rush. I don't feel like a number when I am there. Rare to find a doctor who truly listens to his patients. Highly recommend.
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The staff was very friendly and the doctor was very patient and caring. He had a very good beside manner and treated me with respect. I felt he was very thorough and would recommend him to my family and friends.
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Dr Scotch performed nasal polyps removal surgery on me. I experienced no pain during or after surgery, and very little bleeding. He and his staff were very friendly and efficient. He personally called later that day to check on me. The nurse called the next morning also to check on me. I am very...more
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Had surgical procedure by Dr. Scotch. Post surgery was very miserable and Dr. prescribes low dose pain medication of 10 pills to send you post op. He encourages you not to take them if you can avoid it. Personally, Ive never had a surgical procedure (even wisdom tooth surgically removed) that...more
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Dr. Scotch and his staff were very helpful. I trust him and will always see him for his speciality
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