Dr. Daniel Blankenship, MD

Dr. Daniel Blankenship, MD

Ear, Nose, and Throat  ·  
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Age 44
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Dr. Daniel Blankenship, MD is an otolaryngology (ear, nose & throat) specialist in Columbus, GA and has been practicing for 13 years. He graduated from Medical College Of Georgia School Of Medicine in 2000 and specializes in ear, nose, and throat.

2300 Manchester Expy

Columbus, GA 31904

Contact Information

(706) 324-7753

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Ambetter
  • Assurant Health
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Georgia
  • CHAMPVA
  • Cigna
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • Coventry Health Care
  • 18 More

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Top Care Areas

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

Facial Fracture
very high
more than 99% of peers
Larynx Conditions
very high
more than 99% of peers
Otitis Media
very high
more than 99% of peers

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1  Specialties

  • Ear, Nose, and Throat

1  Board Certifications

  • Otolaryngology
    Accredited by: American Board of Otolaryngology*

98  Conditions Treated

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40  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)
  • Cervical Lymph Node Dissection
  • Cochlear Implant Insertion
  • Continuous Positive Airway Pressure (CPAP)
  • Diagnostic Nasal and-or Sinus Endoscopy
  • Ear Surgery
  • Ear Tube Placement
  • ENT Surgery
  • Ethmoidectomy (Sinus Surgery)
  • Excision of Parotid, Sublingual, or Submandibular Gland
  • Excision or Destruction of Palate or Uvula Lesion
  • Excision or Destruction of Pharynx Lesion
  • Excision or Destruction of Tongue Lesion
  • Frenectomy
  • Glossectomy
  • Head and Neck Surgery
  • Incision and Removal of Foreign Object
  • Intranasal or Sinus Procedure
  • Laryngectomy and Pharyngectomy
  • Laryngoscopy - Laryngotomy - Laryngectomy - Pharyngolaryngectomy - Pharyngectomy
  • Laryngoscopy and Laryngotomy
  • Lymph Node Biopsy or Excision
  • Nasal Septum Surgery (Septoplasty)
  • Nose Plastic Surgery (Rhinoplasty)
  • Parathyroidectomy
  • Perforated Eardrum Repair (Tympanoplasty)
  • Sinus Surgery
  • Sphenoidotomy (Sinus Surgery)
  • 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 Georgia.

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

  • Medical College Of Georgia School Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 2000
  • The Medical College Of Georgia
    Internship Hospital | Completed 2001
  • The Medical College Of Georgia
    Residency Hospital | Completed 2005

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Blankenship has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Blankenship's Reviews

3.9
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Blankenship to family and friends
14 total reviews (6 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (14)

  • 5
    (10)
  • 4
    (0)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
    (0)
  • 1
    (4)

Dr. Blankenship's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    EXCELLENT
  • Explains condition(s) well

    EXCELLENT
  • Answers questions

    EXCELLENT
  • Time well spent

    EXCELLENT

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    VERY GOOD
  • Office environment

    VERY GOOD
  • Staff friendliness

    VERY GOOD
  • Average wait time

    16 to 30 minutes

Patient Comments (6)

Dr Blankenship took the time to call me back personally regarding a test result on the same day of the test because his nurse let him know how apprehensive I was about it. He has impressed me as being kind, compassionate and knowledgeable and is always very receptive to my questions. He has a lot...more
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The failure of Blankenship and his fellow partners to effectively manage their office and patient demand is unmatched. Wait times consistently run longer than 1 hour and apparently working on Fridays is optional for the Dr’s themselves. Often Friday is staffed with one Dr. and the office...more
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Recommended procedures that were unnecessary and life threatening. Instead of listening to my needs and ailments, he made assumptions and judgements all of his own. Wish I had chosen another Dr, but the permanent damage is done. Don't make the same mistake that I did.
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Dr. Blankenship took time to evaluate me and discuss his findings until i felt comfortable with diagnosis. I never felt rushed and he was very open to questions and answers about my health. I HIGHLY recommend him to everyone! Great doctor who cares about his patients! Outstanding!
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I had an appointment with Dr. Blankenship in December, 2016. His office cancelled the appointment after I left home for the 45 minute drive to his office. The office rescheduled the appointment for 11 am, January 4, 2017. After waiting an hour and 15 minutes without seeing the doctor, or even...more
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