Dr. Dean Toriumi, MD

Dr. Dean Toriumi, MD

Ear, Nose, and Throat  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 59
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Dr. Dean Toriumi, MD is an otolaryngology (ear, nose & throat) specialist in Chicago, IL and has been practicing for 30 years. He graduated from Rush Medical College Of Rush University in 1981 and specializes in ear, nose, and throat.

60 E Delaware Pl Ste 1422

Chicago, IL 60611

Contact Information

(312) 255-8812

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Coventry Health Care
  • HealthLink
  • Sagamore Health Network

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Top Care Areas

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

Nasal Septum Surgery (Septoplasty)
very high
more than 89% of peers
Deviated Septum
normal
more than 49% of peers
Sinus Surgery
normal
more than 44% of peers

Dr. Toriumi'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*

11  Conditions Treated

  • Broken Nose
  • Cancer
  • Chronic Tonsillitis
  • Deafness
  • Deviated Septum
  • Ear Disorders
  • Enlarged Turbinates
  • Facial Fracture
  • Fracture
  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Tonsillitis

6  Procedures

  • Ablation or Excision of Nasal Turbinates
  • ENT Surgery
  • Head and Neck Surgery
  • Intranasal or Sinus Procedure
  • Nasal Septum Surgery (Septoplasty)
  • Sinus Surgery

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Illinois.

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

  • Rush Medical College Of Rush University
    Medical School | Graduated 1981
  • Northwestern University Med School
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1987
  • University Il
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1985
  • Tulane Med School
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1988
  • Virginia Mason Med Center
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1989

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Toriumi has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Toriumi's Reviews

2.6
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Toriumi to family and friends
10 total reviews (2 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (10)

  • 5
    (4)
  • 4
    (0)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
    (0)
  • 1
    (6)

Dr. Toriumi's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    GOOD
  • Explains condition(s) well

    GOOD
  • Answers questions

    GOOD
  • Time well spent

    GOOD

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    VERY GOOD
  • Office environment

    VERY GOOD
  • Staff friendliness

    GOOD
  • Average wait time

    16 to 30 minutes

Patient Comments (2)

Dean did a secondary Rhinoplasty 10 yrs ago for me. As he likes to tell his patients, it takes 10 yrs for the swelling to go away. Well, a decade later & my nose is still a giant, wide, shapeless HEAVY/UNCOMFORTABLE block on my face. Not to mention the astronomical 30k this “revision” cost me. The...more
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I would absolutely recommend Dr. Toriumi to anyone who is having a rhino/septoplastic surgery. Dr.Toriumi actually did my revision as my first surgery by another physician was unsuccessful. I will say that my experience and outcome has been even better than I had hoped. Dr. Toriumi's level of skill...more
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