Dr. Brian Downs, MD

Dr. Brian Downs, MD

Ear, Nose, and Throat  ·  
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Age 46
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Dr. Brian Downs, MD is an otolaryngology (ear, nose & throat) specialist in Winston Salem, NC and has been practicing for 12 years. He graduated from University Of North Carolina, Chapel Hill, School Of Medicine in 2000 and specializes in ear, nose, and throat.

MEDICAL CENTER BLVD

Winston Salem, NC 27157

Contact Information

(336) 716-4161

Insurance Accepted

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

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Top Care Areas

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

Bell's Palsy
very high
more than 98% of peers
Facial Fracture
very high
more than 96% of peers
Jaw Fracture
normal
more than 67% of peers

Dr. Downs'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.

1  Specialties

  • Ear, Nose, and Throat

1  Board Certifications

  • Otolaryngology
    Accredited by: American Board of Otolaryngology*

48  Conditions Treated

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19  Procedures

  • Ablation or Excision of Nasal Turbinates
  • Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
  • Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
  • Cervical Lymph Node Dissection
  • Diagnostic Nasal and-or Sinus Endoscopy
  • Ear Surgery
  • Ear Tube Placement
  • ENT Surgery
  • Excision of Parotid, Sublingual, or Submandibular Gland
  • Excision of Tracheal Tumor or Stenosis
  • Facelift
  • Head and Neck Surgery
  • Intranasal or Sinus Procedure
  • Lip, Excision or Resection
  • Nasal Septum Surgery (Septoplasty)
  • Nose Plastic Surgery (Rhinoplasty)
  • Sinus Surgery
  • Tracheal Surgery
  • Wound Repair

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for North Carolina.

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 North Carolina, Chapel Hill, School Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 2000
  • University Of North Carolina Hospital
    Internship Hospital | Completed 2001
  • University Of North Carolina Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed 2005
  • Oregon Health and Science University
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 2006

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Downs has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Downs' Reviews

4.0
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Downs to family and friends
3 total reviews (1 has a comment)

Likelihood to Recommend (3)

  • 5
    (2)
  • 4
    (0)
  • 3
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  • 2
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  • 1
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Dr. Downs' Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    VERY GOOD
  • Explains condition(s) well

    EXCELLENT
  • Answers questions

    VERY GOOD
  • Time well spent

    VERY GOOD

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    VERY GOOD
  • Office environment

    EXCELLENT
  • Staff friendliness

    GOOD
  • Average wait time

    Under 10 minutes

Patient Comments (1)

While considering surgical procedures & day of surgery staff was inviting/engaging. Follow-up appt for addt'l short procedure- horrible. RN was rude- mentioned another pt needing the room I was in, that she was not sure they had the items needed for follow up procedure (scheduled a month in...more
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