Dr. Derek Hewitt, MD

Dr. Derek Hewitt, MD

Ear, Nose, and Throat  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 50
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Dr. Derek Hewitt, MD is an otolaryngology (ear, nose & throat) specialist in Prescott, AZ and has been practicing for 15 years. He graduated from Univ Of Ut Sch Of Med in 2003 and specializes in ear, nose, and throat.

1125 W Iron Springs Rd

Prescott, AZ 86305

Contact Information

(928) 778-9190

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • American Enterprise Group
  • American Republic
  • Assurant Health
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • CHAMPVA
  • Cigna
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • Coventry Health Care
  • 11 More

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Top Care Areas

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

Dizziness
very high
more than 99% of peers
Head or Neck Lump or Swelling
very high
more than 99% of peers
Vertigo
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*

86  Conditions Treated

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34  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
  • 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 Pharynx Lesion
  • Excision or Destruction of Tongue Lesion
  • Frenectomy
  • Head and Neck Surgery
  • Intranasal or Sinus Procedure
  • Laryngectomy and Pharyngectomy
  • Laryngoscopy - Laryngotomy - Laryngectomy - Pharyngolaryngectomy - Pharyngectomy
  • Laryngoscopy and Laryngotomy
  • Lymph Node Biopsy or Excision
  • Nasal Septum Surgery (Septoplasty)
  • Parathyroidectomy
  • Perforated Eardrum Repair (Tympanoplasty)
  • Sinus Surgery
  • Sphenoidotomy (Sinus Surgery)
  • Thyroid Lobectomy
  • Thyroidectomy
  • Thyroidectomy or Thyroid Lobectomy
  • Tonsillectomy
  • Tracheal Surgery
  • Vestibule and Floor of Mouth, Excision or Destruction
  • Wound Repair

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Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

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0 Sanctions

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0 Board Actions

No board actions found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

Education

  • Univ Of Ut Sch Of Med
    Medical School | Graduated 2003

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Hewitt has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Hewitt's Reviews

2.8
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Hewitt to family and friends
19 total reviews (5 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (19)

  • 5
    (8)
  • 4
    (1)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
    (0)
  • 1
    (10)

Dr. Hewitt's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    GOOD
  • Explains condition(s) well

    GOOD
  • Answers questions

    GOOD
  • Time well spent

    GOOD

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    GOOD
  • Office environment

    VERY GOOD
  • Staff friendliness

    VERY GOOD
  • Average wait time

    10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (5)

Arrogant. Disinterested. Misdiagnosed a textbook ruptured eardrum. Had to go to Flagstaff to see a real ENT and get the proper diagnosis.
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First time appointment was a few weeks out but not abnormal for ENT Doctors but the Dr Hewitt spent almost an hour with me.
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Dr. Hewitt was professional, thorough, on time and easy to understand. He explained what he was going to do, and why, and was clear in his instructions.
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This office is a perfect example of what you can do to patients if you're the only ENT practice in town. You'd better hope you don't have a serious problem. They didn't answer the phone until 10 minutes after they were supposed to open. Be careful which DR. you see if you're a new patient,...more
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Cold, abrupt. No interest in addressing all presenting health concerns.
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