Dr. Clinton Kuwada, MD

Dr. Clinton Kuwada, MD

Ear, Nose, and Throat  ·  
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Age 42
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Dr. Clinton Kuwada, MD is an otolaryngology (ear, nose & throat) specialist in Wethersfield, CT and has been practicing for 15 years. He graduated from University Of Connecticut School Of Medicine in 2003 and specializes in ear, nose, and throat, complex general surgical oncology, and more.

988 Silas Deane Hwy

Wethersfield, CT 06109

Contact Information

(860) 493-1950

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • Connecticare
  • EmblemHealth
  • Humana
  • MultiPlan
  • Oxford Health Plans
  • 3 More

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Top Care Areas

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

Larynx Conditions
very high
more than 99% of peers
Throat Cancer (Oropharyngeal)
very high
more than 98% of peers
Hoarse Voice (Dysphonia)
very high
more than 98% of peers

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Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Kuwada "Dr. Kuwada is the co-director of the Head and Neck Cancer Program at Hartford Hospital?s Helen & Harry Gray Cancer Center. His clinical focus is caring for patients with benign and malignant tumors of the head and neck, including the thyroid and parathyroid glands. This includes open and endoscopic techniques as well as major reconstructive surgery of the head and neck."

3  Specialties

  • Ear, Nose, and Throat
  • Complex General Surgical Oncology
  • Oncology

1  Board Certifications

  • Otolaryngology
    Accredited by: American Board of Otolaryngology*

135  Conditions Treated

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49  Procedures

  • Ablation or Excision of Nasal Turbinates
  • Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
  • Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
  • Adenoidectomy
  • Antrostomy and Antrotomy (Sinus Surgery)
  • Caldwell-Luc Procedure
  • Cervical Lymph Node Dissection
  • Cleft Palate Repair (Palatoplasty)
  • Continuous Positive Airway Pressure (CPAP)
  • Diagnostic Nasal and-or Sinus Endoscopy
  • Ear Surgery
  • ENT Surgery
  • Ethmoidectomy (Sinus Surgery)
  • Excision of Facial Bone
  • Excision of Parotid, Sublingual, or Submandibular Gland
  • Excision of Radius or Ulna
  • Excision of Tibia or Fibula
  • Excision of Tracheal Tumor or Stenosis
  • Excision or Destruction of Dentoalveolar Lesion or Tumor
  • Excision or Destruction of Palate or Uvula Lesion
  • Excision or Destruction of Pharynx Lesion
  • Excision or Destruction of Tongue Lesion
  • Gastroenterology Procedures
  • Glossectomy
  • Head and Neck Reconstruction Surgery
  • Head and Neck Surgery
  • Intranasal or Sinus Procedure
  • Laryngectomy and Pharyngectomy
  • Laryngoscopy - Laryngotomy - Laryngectomy - Pharyngolaryngectomy - Pharyngectomy
  • Laryngoscopy and Laryngotomy
  • Lip, Excision or Resection
  • Lung Surgery
  • Lymph Node Biopsy or Excision
  • Lymphadenectomy With Robotic Assistance
  • Nasal Septum Surgery (Septoplasty)
  • Parathyroidectomy
  • Port Placements or Replacements
  • Resection or Ablation of Bone Tumor, Partial or Complete Resection of Bone, Debridement of Bone
  • Sinus Surgery
  • Sphenoidotomy (Sinus Surgery)
  • Thoracentesis
  • Thyroid Lobectomy
  • Thyroidectomy
  • Thyroidectomy or Thyroid Lobectomy
  • Tonsillectomy
  • Tracheal Surgery
  • 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 Connecticut.

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 Colorado
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1998
  • University Of Connecticut School Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 2003
  • Vanderbilt University Medical Center
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 2012

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Kuwada has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Kuwada's Reviews

4.5
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Kuwada to family and friends
8 total reviews (4 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (8)

  • 5
    (7)
  • 4
    (0)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
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  • 1
    (1)

Dr. Kuwada'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

    VERY GOOD
  • Average wait time

    10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (4)

Superb surgeon. cured my tongue cancer. Great personality and demeanor. Highly recommended
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Outstanding doctor
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Dr. Kuwada is simply the best physician our family ever encountered during my husband's almost 3.25-year journey with a serious illness. Dr. Kuwada treated him as though he was a family member, exuded the utmost professionalism and care, including emotionally. We know he spent off-hours considering...more
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I went to Dr. Kuwada for a relatively routine procedure, but he performed it with such skill and perfection that I would trust him for problems much more complicated and consequential.
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