Dr. Colin Driscoll, MD

Dr. Colin Driscoll, MD

Otolaryngology-Head and Neck SurgeryMaleAge 58

Accepting new patients

Dr. Colin Driscoll, MD is a Otolaryngology-Head and Neck Surgery Specialist in Rochester, MN. He is affiliated with medical facilities Mayo Clinic - Rochester and Mayo Clinic Hospital, Saint Marys Campus. He is accepting new patients and has indicated that he accepts telehealth appointments. Be sure to call ahead with Dr. Driscoll to book an appointment.


Mayo Clinic - Minnesota

Rochester - Neurology200 1st St SW Rochester, MN 55905

At a Glance

  • Explains Conditions Well Patients said this doctor explains conditions well. See reviews
  • Offers Telehealth This provider offers telehealth appointments. Call the office to schedule an appointment.
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I want so much to like Dr. Driscoll - but he simply is not responsive. I was asked to send my records for evaluation and weeks later I still do not have a response.
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  • Difficult to schedule appointment
  • Office environment
  • Staff wasn't friendly
  • Appointment was rushed
  • Didn't listen or answer questions
  • Didn't explain conditions well
  • Didn't trust the provider's decisions
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Jul 12, 2018
Dr. Driscoll is an amazing doctor. He and Dr. Link operated on my son's facial nerve Schwannoma tumor. The care, information, professionalism, experience, and knowledge for my son and our family was top notch. Thank you Dr. Driscoll.
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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A. Albert in Round Lake – Jan 26, 2018

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Dr. Driscoll's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Cochlear Implant Insertion

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Driscoll performs Cochlear Implant Insertion more than 87% of his peers

Dr. Driscoll performs this procedure more than 87% of his peers

Acoustic Neuroma

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Driscoll treats Acoustic Neuroma more than 83% of his peers

Dr. Driscoll treats this condition more than 83% of his peers

Oral Cancer Screening

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Driscoll performs Oral Cancer Screening more than 80% of his peers

Dr. Driscoll performs this procedure more than 80% of his peers

Dr. Driscoll's conditions and procedures:

  • Abscess
  • Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
  • Acoustic Neuroma
  • Acute Upper Respiratory Infection
  • Adenoidectomy
  • Allergic Rhinitis
  • Antrostomy and Antrotomy (Sinus Surgery)
  • Astrocytoma
  • Audiometry
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Bell's Palsy
  • Big Ears
  • Bone Cancer
  • Bone Disorders
  • Brain Cancer
  • Brain Disorders
  • Cancer
  • Carotid Ultrasound
  • Cervical Lymph Node Dissection
  • Cholesteatoma
  • Cholesterol Granuloma
  • Cochlear Implant Insertion
  • Complex Skull Base Surgery
  • Complex Spine Disorders
  • Concussion
  • Conductive Hearing Loss
  • Continuous Positive Airway Pressure (CPAP)
  • Cough
  • Craniectomy
  • Craniectomy, Craniotomy, Surgery of Skull Base, Neuroendoscopy
  • Craniotomy
  • Deafness
  • Diagnostic Nasal and-or Sinus Endoscopy
  • Dizziness
  • Ear Ache
  • Ear Disorders
  • Ear Surgery
  • Ear Tube Placement
  • Earwax Buildup
  • ENT Cancer
  • ENT Surgery
  • Epilepsy
  • Epilepsy Surgery
  • Eustachian Tube Dysfunction
  • Evaluation and Treatment of Sleep Disorders
  • Fiberoptic Endoscopic Evaluation of Swallowing (FEES)
  • Head and Neck Cancer
  • Head and Neck Surgery
  • Head or Neck Lump or Swelling
  • Headache
  • Hearing Screening
  • Home Sleep Study
  • Hydrocephalus
  • Labyrinthitis
  • Lymph Node Biopsy or Excision
  • Malignant Bone Cancer of the Skull, Face, and Jaw
  • Malignant Otitis Externa
  • Mastoidectomy
  • Mastoiditis
  • Medulloblastoma
  • Meniere's Disease
  • Meningiomas
  • Middle Ear Implant Candidacy Evaluation
  • Migraine
  • Movement Disorders
  • Multiple Sclerosis (MS)
  • Nerve Sheath Tumors
  • Neurological Diseases
  • Neurovascular Conditions
  • Oral Cancer Screening
  • Osteosarcoma
  • Otitis Media
  • Otosclerosis
  • Outer Ear Infection
  • Paralysis
  • Parkinson's Disease
  • Pediatric Neurological Disorders
  • Perforated Eardrum
  • Perforated Eardrum Repair (Tympanoplasty)
  • Perilymph Fistula (PLF)
  • Peritonsillar Abscess
  • Petrous Apex Lesions
  • Pharyngitis
  • Puncture Aspiration
  • Refractory Epilepsy
  • Schwannoma
  • Seizure
  • Seizure Disorders
  • Skull Base Tumor
  • Sleep Disorders
  • Soft Tissue Sarcoma of Head, Face, and Neck
  • Spina Bifida
  • Spine Disorders
  • Stroke
  • Throat Cancer (Hypopharyngeal)
  • Thyroid Scan
  • TMJ
  • Ultrasound, Thyroid
  • Vertigo
  • Wound Repair

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(507) 405-0313

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About Me


Dr. Colin Driscoll, MD is a Otolaryngology-Head and Neck Surgery Specialist in Rochester, MN. He is affiliated with medical facilities Mayo Clinic - Rochester...Read more


  • Otolaryngology-Head and Neck Surgery
  • Ear, Nose, and Throat

Board Certifications


Pomona Coll
Undergraduate School


Frequently Asked Questions

How can I make an appointment with Dr. Colin Driscoll, MD?

Click here to schedule an appointment online. New patients can also call (507) 405-0313.

Does Dr. Colin Driscoll, MD offer telehealth services?

Dr. Driscoll has indicated that they offer telehealth. Contact the office to check for eligibility for your needs.

Is Dr. Colin Driscoll, MD accepting new patients?

Dr. Colin Driscoll, MD generally accepts new patients on Healthgrades. You can see Dr. Driscoll's profile to make an appointment.

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What are Dr. Colin Driscoll, MD's top areas of care?

Dr. Driscoll frequently treats Cochlear Implant Insertion, Acoustic Neuroma, and Oral Cancer Screening. See all procedures and conditions Dr. Driscoll treats.

Where is Dr. Colin Driscoll, MD's office located?

Dr. Driscoll's office is located at 200 1st St SW, Rochester, MN 55905. Find other locations and directions on Healthgrades.

Affiliated Hospitals

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Mayo Clinic - Rochester

Rochester, MN

Mayo Clinic Hospital, Saint Marys Campus

Rochester, MN

89% Patient Experience Rating, 20% higher than the national average

40 Awards Received

Award Highlight: Outstanding Patient Experience Award™ (2021)