Dr. Charles Mixson, MD

Otolaryngology-Head and Neck SurgeryMaleAge 47

Otolaryngology-Head and Neck Surgery

Dr. Charles Mixson, MD is a Otolaryngology-Head and Neck Surgery Specialist in Athens, GA and has over 21 years of experience in the medical field. He graduated from Medical College of Georgia in 2001. He is affiliated with medical facilities Piedmont Athens Regional Medical Center and Saint Mary's Hospital. His office is not accepting new patients.

Dr. Charles Mixson, MD

ENT Of Athens

150 Nacoochee Ave Athens, GA 30601
Telehealth services available
Telehealth services available

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  • Explains Conditions Well
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  • Offers Telehealth
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Experience
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Background Check

No malpractice claims found for Georgia
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. Mixson's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Tinnitus
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Mixson treats Tinnitus more than 100% of his peers

Dr. Mixson treats this condition more than 100% of his peers

Vertigo
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Mixson treats Vertigo more than 99% of his peers

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

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Benign Paroxyzmal Vertigo of Childhood
  • Benign Positional Vertigo
  • Central Vestibular Vertigo
  • Migrainous Vertigo
Dizziness
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Mixson treats Dizziness more than 99% of his peers

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

Dr. Mixson's conditions and procedures:

  • Acute Laryngitis
  • Acute Sinusitis
  • Acute Tonsillitis
  • Acute Upper Respiratory Infection
  • All Headaches (incl. Migraine)
  • Allergic Fungal Sinusitis
  • Allergic Rhinitis
  • Allergic Rhinitis Due to Pollen
  • Allergies
  • Allergy Shots
  • Allergy Testing
  • Animal Allergies
  • Anosmia
  • Asthma
  • Ataxia
  • Benign Paroxyzmal Vertigo of Childhood
  • Benign Positional Vertigo
  • Blood Allergy Testing
  • Breathing-Related Sleep Disorders
  • Broken Nose
  • Cholesteatoma
  • Chronic Adenoid Infection
  • Chronic Sinusitis
  • Chronic Tonsillitis
  • Cleft Palate
  • Conductive Hearing Loss
  • COPD (Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease)
  • Cough
  • Craniopharyngioma
  • Deafness
  • Deviated Septum
  • Dizziness
  • Drug Allergy Testing
  • Dysphagia
  • Ear Ache
  • Ear Cancer
  • Earwax Buildup
  • Endocrine Cancer
  • Enlarged Turbinates
  • ENT Cancer
  • Eosinophilia
  • Eustachian Tube Dysfunction
  • Evaluation and Treatment of Sleep Disorders
  • Excessive Daytime Sleepiness
  • Facial Fracture
  • Fiberoptic Endoscopic Evaluation of Swallowing (FEES)
  • Food Allergy
  • Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease (GERD)
  • Head and Neck Cancer
  • Head or Neck Lump or Swelling
  • Headache
  • Hoarse Voice (Dysphonia)
  • Hyperparathyroidism
  • Labyrinthitis
  • Laryngeal Cancer
  • Laryngitis
  • Latex Allergy
  • Leukoplakia
  • Loss of Smell and-or Taste
  • Malignant Bone Cancer of the Skull, Face, and Jaw
  • Malignant Otitis Externa
  • Meniere's Disease
  • Migrainous Vertigo
  • Nasal Cavity Cancer
  • Nasal Polyp
  • Nasopharyngitis
  • Neck Cancer
  • Nerve Sheath Tumors
  • Nose Cancer
  • Nosebleed
  • Oral and-or Facial Cleft
  • Oral Cancer
  • Osteosarcoma
  • Otitis Media
  • Outer Ear Infection
  • Parathyroid (Gland) Disease
  • Parathyroid (Gland) Tumor: Other than Malignant
  • Parathyroid Cancer
  • Patch Testing
  • Pediatric Sleep Disorders
  • Perforated Eardrum
  • Peritonsillar Abscess
  • Pituitary Tumor
  • Postnasal Drip
  • Salivary Gland Cancer
  • Salivary Gland Cyst
  • Salivary Gland Stones and Inflammation
  • Sinus Cancer
  • Sinusitis
  • Sjögren Syndrome, Primary
  • Sjögren Syndrome, Secondary
  • Sjögren's Syndrome
  • Sleep Apnea
  • Sleep Disorders
  • Throat Cancer
  • Throat Cancer (Nasopharyngeal)
  • Throat Cancer (Oropharyngeal)
  • Throat Pain
  • Thyroid Cancer
  • Tinnitus
  • Tongue Cancer
  • Tongue-Tie
  • Tonsil Cancer
  • Tonsillitis
  • Trachea Cancer
  • Vertigo
  • Vocal Cord Carcinoma
  • Vocal Cord Nodule
  • Vocal Cord Paralysis
  • Vocal Cord Polyp
  • Wheezing

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(706) 546-7908

Dr. Mixson accepts the following insurance:

Aetna
Aetna HMO
Choice Plus POS II
Ambetter
Superior Health Plan
Amerigroup (Wellpoint)
Medicaid
Anthem
Blue Choice PPO, EPO-GA
Blue Choice-GA HMO-POS
Blue Essential Open Access-GA HMO
Blue Essential Open Access-GA POS
Blue Essential-GA PPO
Blue HRA Blue Choice-GA PPO
Blue HRA Blue Open Access-GA POS
Blue HSA Blue Choice-GA PPO
Blue HSA Blue Open Access-GA POS
Blue Open Access-GA HMO
BlueChoice Healthcare Plan-GA
BlueChoice-GA HMO
BlueChoice-GA POS
BlueChoice-GA PPO
Healthy Support Open Access-GA POS
Healthy Support-GA PPO
National (BlueCard Basic) PPO
National (BlueCard) PPO
State Health Network - SHBP-GA
Traditional / Indemnity-GA
Traditional Health Plan-GA
Assurant Health
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Card PPO
Blue Cross Blue Shield of Georgia
Blue Choice HMO
Blue Choice Option POS
Blue Open Access POS
CareFirst Blue Cross Blue Shield
HealthyBlue 2.0
HealthyBlue Advantage
CareSource
Medicaid
Cigna
Cigna HMO
Cigna PPO
Great West Healthcare-Cigna PPO
LocalPlus
Open Access Plus
Commercial Insurance Company
Community Health Choice
Medicaid
Coventry Health Care
First Health (Coventry Health Care)
First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
Golden Rule
Health Net
Medicaid
Tricare
HealthPlus
Medicaid
HealthPlus Amerigroup
Medicaid
Horizon Blue Cross Blue Shield of New Jersey
Medicaid
Humana
Choice Care PPO
Tricare
Husky Health
Medicaid
inHealth
Medicaid
INTotal Health
Medicaid
Mail Handlers Benefit Plan (MHBP)
Medicaid
Medical Mutual of Ohio
Meritain Health
Midwest Health Plan
Medicaid
Molina Healthcare
Medicaid
MultiPlan
MultiPlan PPO
PHCS Network PPO
Peach State Health Plan
Medicaid
Principal Life
Simply Healthcare Plans
Medicaid
Staywell (Wellcare)
Medicaid
Tricare
UnitedHealthCare
Choice Plus POS
Medicaid
Navigate HMO
Navigate POS
Options PPO
Universal American
WellCare
Wellcare of Georgia
Medicaid

Dr. Mixson's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Mixson

4.2

Based on 30 ratings

5 Stars
73.33333333333333%
(22)
4 Stars
3.3333333333333335%
(1)
3 Stars
6.666666666666667%
(2)
2 Stars
0%
(0)
1 Star
16.666666666666668%
(5)
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Dr. Mixson is a professional, very knowledgeable, concerned and caring doctor.
What went well
  • Appointment scheduling
  • Office environment
  • Staff friendliness
  • Appointment wasn't rushed
  • Listened & answered questions
  • Explained conditions well
  • Trusted the provider's decisions
What could be improved
No results
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C. Pennington – Mar 19, 2020
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Saw Dr. Mixson for infrequent dizziness and inner ear problem. He was prompt, courteous and extremely thorough. He also took time to listen to everything that I had to say. Excellent ENT!
What went well
  • Appointment scheduling
  • Office environment
  • Staff friendliness
  • Wait times
  • Appointment wasn't rushed
  • Listened & answered questions
  • Explained conditions well
  • Trusted the provider's decisions
What could be improved
No results
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R. Betz – Jun 19, 2019
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Failed to resolve the issue, and made condescending remarks during the appointment.
What went well
No results
What could be improved
  • Difficult to schedule appointment
  • Office environment
  • Staff wasn't friendly
  • Long wait times
  • Appointment was rushed
  • Didn't listen or answer questions
  • Didn't explain conditions well
  • Didn't trust the provider's decisions
4 people found this helpful
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Athens, GA – May 06, 2018
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The staff at ENT of Athens are wonderful! The only problem I have is with the phone situation. Its very frustrating being put on hold multiple times! My time is valuable too! Those girls do a GREAT job but they need more help answering those phones!
What went well
  • Appointment scheduling
  • Office environment
  • Staff friendliness
  • Appointment wasn't rushed
  • Listened & answered questions
  • Explained conditions well
  • Trusted the provider's decisions
What could be improved
No results
2 people found this helpful
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Athens, GA – Dec 14, 2017
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I did not particularly care for his demeanor. His comments were smug and a judgmental from the first few minutes I was in the room with him. Couldn't wait to get out of there. Never going back!
What went well
  • Staff friendliness
  • Wait times
What could be improved
  • Appointment was rushed
  • Didn't listen or answer questions
  • Didn't explain conditions well
  • Didn't trust the provider's decisions
5 people found this helpful
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Winder, GA – Sep 25, 2017
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Efficient, friendly and caring. Will recommend to any who ask.
What went well
  • Staff friendliness
  • Wait times
  • Appointment wasn't rushed
  • Listened & answered questions
  • Explained conditions well
  • Trusted the provider's decisions
What could be improved
No results
1 person found this helpful
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Athens, GA – Aug 19, 2017
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This doctor didn't even listen to me when I was explaining to him my symptoms. He disregarded what I had to say. I wouldn't recommend him to anyone. If you want someone to care about the whole person, paying attention to your acute and chronic issues, this is not the person you want to go to.
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Cornelia, GA – Apr 18, 2017
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I love see dr mixson he is so great w my son and always goes the extra mile.
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Decatur, GA – Feb 16, 2017
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Biography

Dr. Charles Mixson, MD is a Otolaryngology-Head and Neck Surgery Specialist in Athens, GA and has over 21 years of experience in the medical field. He...Read more

Specialties

  • Otolaryngology-Head and Neck Surgery
  • Allergy & Immunology
  • Ear, Nose, and Throat
  • Laryngology
  • Neurotology
  • Otolaryngic Allergy
  • Pediatric Allergy
  • Pediatric Allergy & Immunology
  • Rhinology
  • Sleep Medicine
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Board Certifications

Education

2006
Medical College of Georgia
Residency Hospital
2002
Medical College of Georgia
Internship Hospital
2001
Medical College of Georgia
Medical School
1997
Duke University
Undergraduate School
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Languages

  • English
  • Spanish

Awards

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What are Dr. Charles Mixson, MD's top areas of care?

Dr. Mixson frequently treats Tinnitus, Vertigo, and Dizziness. See all procedures and conditions Dr. Mixson treats.

Where is Dr. Charles Mixson, MD's office located?

Dr. Mixson's office is located at 150 Nacoochee Ave, Athens, GA 30601. Find other locations and directions on Healthgrades.

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Locations

ENT Of Athens

Phillip A Sheffield MD PC150 Nacoochee Ave Athens, GA 30601
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Affiliated Hospitals

Dr. Mixson is affiliated with the following hospitals. Select a hospital below to learn more.

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Piedmont Athens Regional Medical Center

Athens, GA

72% Patients that would definitely recommend, 2% higher than the national average

11 Awards Received

Award Highlight: America's 250 Best Hospitals Award™ (2022)

Saint Mary's Hospital

Athens, GA

75% Patients that would definitely recommend, 5% higher than the national average

12 Awards Received

Award Highlight: Outstanding Patient Experience Award™ (2020)