Dr. Douglas Holmes, MD

Dr. Douglas Holmes, MD

Ear, Nose, and Throat  ·  
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Age 64
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Dr. Douglas Holmes, MD is an otolaryngology (ear, nose & throat) specialist in Raleigh, NC and has been practicing for 28 years. He graduated from University Of North Carolina, Chapel Hill, School Of Medicine in 1980 and specializes in ear, nose, and throat.

3820 Ed Dr

Raleigh, NC 27612

Contact Information

(919) 782-9003

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Humana
  • MultiPlan

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Top Care Areas

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

Earwax Buildup
very high
more than 99% of peers
Ear Ache
very high
more than 98% of peers
Ear Disorders
very high
more than 98% of peers

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1  Specialties

  • Ear, Nose, and Throat

1  Board Certifications

  • Otolaryngology
    Accredited by: American Board of Otolaryngology*

61  Conditions Treated

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31  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
  • 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 Tongue Lesion
  • Head and Neck Surgery
  • Intranasal or Sinus Procedure
  • Laryngoscopy - Laryngotomy - Laryngectomy - Pharyngolaryngectomy - Pharyngectomy
  • Laryngoscopy and Laryngotomy
  • Nasal Septum Surgery (Septoplasty)
  • 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

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for North Carolina.

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

  • University Of North Carolina, Chapel Hill, School Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1980
  • University Ia Hospital
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1981
  • University Ia Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1985
  • Cincinnati Chldns Hospital
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1990

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Holmes has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Holmes' Reviews

3.9
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Holmes to family and friends
17 total reviews (5 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (17)

  • 5
    (12)
  • 4
    (0)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
    (1)
  • 1
    (4)

Dr. Holmes' Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    VERY GOOD
  • Explains condition(s) well

    VERY GOOD
  • Answers questions

    VERY GOOD
  • Time well spent

    VERY GOOD

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    EXCELLENT
  • Office environment

    EXCELLENT
  • Staff friendliness

    EXCELLENT
  • Average wait time

    10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (5)

Kind, considerate, and attentive doctor and staff. Great attention to detail and a great communicator and highly skilled surgeon. Dr. Holmes is the best! Great results!
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He is the best around. He performed surgery for my kids and recently myself. I refuse to go to any other ent. He is on point!
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Dr Holmes and staff are absolutely AMAZING! He performed surgery in my Sons neck and from the beginning to the end he and his nurses and staff were so wonderful and comforting! There isn't another ENT Dr. I would see. He is confident, kind, and did an amazing job with my Son. Thank you for the...more
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He took the time to explain conditions well. He had a condescending and dismissive attitude when asked about other alternatives to his proposed options. Can't hurt to at least ask right?
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I have known Dr. Holmes since 2004. He has performed surgery on both my children as well as myself. Dr. Holmes is a very compassionate doctor that cares about his patients and his staff. There has only bee grown in this staff and hardly any turnover. When I first met Dr. Holmes he was very...more
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