Dr. Derald Brackmann, MD

Dr. Derald Brackmann, MD

Ear, Nose, and Throat  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 81
Dr. Derald Brackmann, MD is an otolaryngology (ear, nose & throat) specialist in Los Angeles, CA and has been practicing for 48 years. He graduated from UNIV OF IL COLL OF MED in 1962 and specializes in ear, nose, and throat.Read his story

2100 W 3rd St Ste 111

Los Angeles, CA 90057

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of California
  • Blue Shield of California
  • Cigna
  • LACare
  • Molina Healthcare

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Top Care Areas

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Otitis Media
very high
more than 99% of peers
Ear Disorders
very high
more than 99% of peers
Acoustic Neuroma
very high
more than 99% of peers

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Dr. Brackmann's bio

This content was provided by Dr. Brackmann "Derald E. Brackmann, MD is a practicing Ear, Nose & Throat (ENT Specialist) in Los Angeles, CA. Dr. Brackmann graduated from University of Illinois College of Medicine in 1962 and has been in practice for 56 years. He completed a residency at Lac Usc Medical Center. Dr. Brackmann also specializes in Neurotology. He currently practices at House Ear Clinic and is affiliated with Children's Hospital Los Angeles, Good Samaritan Hospital and Keck Hospital of USC. Dr. Brackmann accepts multiple insurance plans including Aetna, LA Care Health and Medicare. Dr. Brackmann is board certified in Otolaryngology. In addition to English, Dr. Brackmann's practice supports this language: Spanish."

1  Specialties

  • Ear, Nose, and Throat

1  Board Certifications

  • Otolaryngology
    Accredited by: American Board of Otolaryngology*

36  Conditions Treated


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6  Procedures

  • Cochlear Implant Insertion
  • Ear Surgery
  • Ear Tube Placement
  • ENT Surgery
  • Perforated Eardrum Repair (Tympanoplasty)
  • Wound Repair

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for California.

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.


    Medical School | Graduated 1962
  • Ill Ctrl Hosp
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1963
  • La Co-Usc Med Ctr
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1970

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Brackmann has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

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Dr. Brackmann's Reviews

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15 total reviews (2 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (15)

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Dr. Brackmann's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

  • Explains condition(s) well

  • Answers questions

  • Time well spent


Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

  • Office environment

  • Staff friendliness

  • Average wait time

    16 to 30 minutes

Patient Comments (2)

I cannot believe there are not more amazing reviews of Dr. Brackmann. I had surgery to remove a 3 centimeter acoustic neuroma on Jan. 10th., 2017 and I couldn't be happier or more grateful to Dr. Brackmann and his amazing team! Dr. Brackmann is knowledgeable, kind, soft spoken, gentle,...more
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Dr. Brackmann is absolutely wonderful--he is second to none! He is by far the best doctor I have ever encountered. He is very passionate and caring, and he takes the time to thoroughly explain your diagnosis any answer any and all questions you might have. Dr. Brackmann performed surgery on my ear,...more
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