Dr. Dwayne Capper, MD

Dr. Dwayne Capper, MD

Ear, Nose, and Throat  ·  
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Age 52
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Dr. Dwayne Capper, MD is an otolaryngology (ear, nose & throat) specialist in Iowa City, IA and has been practicing for 20 years. He graduated from Roy J Lucille a Carver College Of Medicine At University Of Iowa in 1992 and specializes in ear, nose, and throat.

2615 Northgate Dr # A

Iowa City, IA 52245

Contact Information

(319) 351-5680

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Coventry Health Care
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • HAP Insurance
  • Wellmark Blue Cross and Blue Shield

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Top Care Areas

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Outer Ear Infection
very high
more than 99% of peers
Chronic Sinusitis
very high
more than 99% of peers
Sleep Apnea
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*

72  Conditions Treated

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27  Procedures

  • Ablation or Excision of Nasal Turbinates
  • Adenoidectomy
  • Antrostomy and Antrotomy (Sinus Surgery)
  • Balloon Sinuplasty
  • Cervical Lymph Node Dissection
  • Diagnostic Nasal and-or Sinus Endoscopy
  • Ear Surgery
  • Ear Tube Placement
  • ENT Surgery
  • Ethmoidectomy (Sinus Surgery)
  • Excision of Parotid, Sublingual, or Submandibular Gland
  • 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)
  • Parathyroidectomy
  • Sinus Surgery
  • Sphenoidectomy (Sinus Surgery)
  • Sphenoidotomy (Sinus Surgery)
  • Thyroid Lobectomy
  • Thyroidectomy
  • Thyroidectomy or Thyroid Lobectomy
  • Tonsillectomy
  • Tracheal Surgery
  • Wound Repair

Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

Healthgrades does not collect malpractice information for Iowa.

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

  • Roy J Lucille a Carver College Of Medicine At University Of Iowa
    Medical School | Graduated 1992
  • Med College Wis
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1993
  • Med College Wis
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1997
  • Park Cen Institute
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1998

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Capper has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Capper's Reviews

4.1
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Capper to family and friends
16 total reviews (4 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (16)

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

Dr. Capper's 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

    VERY GOOD
  • Average wait time

    10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (4)

I can not say enough about this amazing doctor. He has been wonderful and helpful in what has been an exhausting 8 months of illness for me. My only regret is that I didn't seek his expertise sooner! He did an excellent job on my sinus surgery and has been great to work with in the recovery process...more
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Dr Capper was able to correct my deviated septum that has been a problem for many years. I can finally breathe they my nose, thanks to him.
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Dr.Simpson performed my tonsilectomy.after my surgery I had some complications & had to deal Dr.Capper who is HORRIBLE!!!! His bedside manner is atrocious, he was the on call doctor and when I told him the pain I was experiencing he verbatim YELLED at me to "Suck it up!" He said "You're 25 years...more
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I have felt belittled by Dr. Capper. He was condescending and rude. He continued to tell me to lose weight and this would help me with my sleep apnea. I have made great progress with my weight loss. His unprofessional comments were cruel and unnecessary. I didn't appreciate the fact that he would...more
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