Dr. Deborah Habenicht, MD

Dr. Deborah Habenicht, MD

Ear, Nose, and Throat  ·  
Female  ·  
65 y/o

Accepting new patients

Dr. Deborah Habenicht, MD is an otolaryngology (ear, nose & throat) specialist in Niles, MI and has been practicing for 35 years. She specializes in ear, nose, and throat.

Lakeland Ear, Nose, and Throat

42 N Saint Joseph Ave Ste 300

Niles, MI 49120
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Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • ASR Health Benefits
  • Assurant Health
  • AvMed
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Illinois
  • CareFirst Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • CareSource
  • Cigna
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • CoreSource
  • Coventry Health Care
  • Fortis Benefits Insurance Company

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Top Care Areas

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very high
more than 93% of peers
Ear Disorders
very high
more than 92% of peers
more than 90% of peers

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1  Specialties

  • Ear, Nose, and Throat

1  Board Certifications

  • Otolaryngology
    Accredited by: American Board of Otolaryngology*

73  Conditions Treated


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26  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)
  • Balloon Sinuplasty
  • Ear Surgery
  • Ear Tube Placement
  • ENT Surgery
  • Excision of Parotid, Sublingual, or Submandibular Gland
  • Excision or Destruction of Palate or Uvula Lesion
  • Excision or Destruction of Tongue Lesion
  • Head and Neck Surgery
  • Intranasal or Sinus Procedure
  • Laryngoscopy - Laryngotomy - Laryngectomy - Pharyngolaryngectomy - Pharyngectomy
  • Laryngoscopy and Laryngotomy
  • Lymph Node Biopsy or Excision
  • Nasal Septum Surgery (Septoplasty)
  • Sinus Surgery
  • Thyroid Lobectomy
  • Thyroidectomy
  • Thyroidectomy or Thyroid Lobectomy
  • Tonsillectomy
  • Tracheal Surgery
  • Vestibule and Floor of Mouth, Excision or Destruction
  • Wound Repair

Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

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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.


  • Loma Linda Univ Sch Of Med
    Medical School | Graduated 1979
  • Loma Linda University Medical Center
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1980
  • Loma Linda University Medical Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1983

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Habenicht has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Habenicht's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Habenicht to family and friends
21 total reviews (5 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (21)

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  • 4
  • 3
  • 2
  • 1

Dr. Habenicht's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

  • Explains condition(s) well

  • Answers questions

  • Time well spent


Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

  • Office environment

  • Staff friendliness

  • Average wait time

    Under 10 minutes

Patient Comments (5)

For 2 months I had a sensation of something being stuck in my throat. Dr. Debbie Habenicht got to the bottom of my problem. Which was acid reflux. She listened to everything I told her. To be on the safe side she did a scope through my nose and down my throat to make sure it wasn't anything more...more
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I've visited her office many times for my now 2 year old and I just love her and her staff very professional and kid friendly.
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I went to her a few years ago. She wasn't willing to file the paperwork to fix my nose properly - so nothing else was done. She was unconcerned about serious problems. Claimed I didn't have sinus infections or polyps (which doesn't match my record from elsewhere). Skip ahead a few years and I now...more
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Dr Habenict is the most honest Doc I know. Great bedside manner and is fixing my nose soon.
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0 stars! My son had a CT scan that shows unilateral choanal atresia. CT said his one sinus blocked by bone.I called office this morn they told us that we did not need to bring anything. I was unable to go, as the appt. was made on short notice due to our Pediatrician saying this needed to be fast...more
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