Dr. Eric Waki, MD

Dr. Eric Waki, MD

Ear, Nose, and Throat  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 59
(27)
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Dr. Eric Waki, MD is an otolaryngology (ear, nose & throat) specialist in Fullerton, CA and has been practicing for 26 years. He graduated from David Geffen School Of Medicine At UCLA, University Of California, Los Angeles in 1986 and specializes in ear, nose, and throat.

1950 Sunnycrest Dr Ste 3800

Fullerton, CA 92835

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • American Republic
  • Amerigroup (Wellpoint)
  • Anthem Blue Cross
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of California
  • Blue Shield of California
  • CareSource
  • Cigna
  • 23 More

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Top Care Areas

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

Ear Ache
very high
more than 99% of peers
Perforated Eardrum
very high
more than 99% of peers
Chronic Sinusitis
very high
more than 98% of peers

Dr. Waki's percentages are based on the rate of treatment compared to peers nationwide from insurance data. Learn more info about our data and this Top Care Areas component.

1  Specialties

  • Ear, Nose, and Throat

1  Board Certifications

  • Otolaryngology
    Accredited by: American Board of Otolaryngology*

97  Conditions Treated

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41  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
  • Caldwell-Luc Procedure
  • Cervical Lymph Node Dissection
  • Diagnostic Nasal and-or Sinus Endoscopy
  • Ear Surgery
  • Ear Tube Placement
  • Earwax Removal
  • ENT Surgery
  • Ethmoidectomy (Sinus Surgery)
  • Excision of Facial Bone
  • Excision of Parotid, Sublingual, or Submandibular Gland
  • Excision or Destruction of Palate or Uvula Lesion
  • Excision or Destruction of Pharynx Lesion
  • Excision or Destruction of Tongue Lesion
  • Frenectomy
  • Glossectomy
  • Head and Neck Surgery
  • Incision and Removal of Foreign Object
  • Intranasal or Sinus Procedure
  • Laryngoscopy - Laryngotomy - Laryngectomy - Pharyngolaryngectomy - Pharyngectomy
  • Laryngoscopy and Laryngotomy
  • Lip, Excision or Resection
  • Lymph Node Biopsy or Excision
  • Nasal Septum Surgery (Septoplasty)
  • Nose Plastic Surgery (Rhinoplasty)
  • Paracentesis
  • Perforated Eardrum Repair (Tympanoplasty)
  • Sinus Surgery
  • Sphenoidectomy (Sinus Surgery)
  • Sphenoidotomy (Sinus Surgery)
  • Thyroidectomy
  • Thyroidectomy or Thyroid Lobectomy
  • Tonsillectomy
  • Tracheal Surgery
  • Vestibule and Floor of Mouth, Excision or Destruction
  • Wound Repair
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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.

Education

  • University Of California At Los Angeles
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1982
  • David Geffen School Of Medicine At UCLA, University Of California, Los Angeles
    Medical School | Graduated 1986
  • Univ Of California Irvine Medical Center
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1987
  • Univ Of California Irvine Medical Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1991
  • Childrens Hosp Of Michigan
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1992

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Waki has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Waki's Reviews

3.1
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Waki to family and friends
27 total reviews (3 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (27)

  • 5
    (11)
  • 4
    (3)
  • 3
    (1)
  • 2
    (1)
  • 1
    (11)

Dr. Waki's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    GOOD
  • Explains condition(s) well

    VERY GOOD
  • Answers questions

    VERY GOOD
  • Time well spent

    VERY GOOD

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    GOOD
  • Office environment

    VERY GOOD
  • Staff friendliness

    VERY GOOD
  • Average wait time

    16 to 30 minutes

Patient Comments (3)

seems like a nice guy. but his wait times are unbelievable. waiting in the office, waiting in the room. terrible terrible. both time my whole afternoon was wasted. UNBELIEVABLE
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I was diagnosed with cancer of the parotid gland. Prior to surgery I made the mistake of going on-line and looking at pictures of people who'd had this surgery. Almost made me prefer dying of cancer! Dr. Waki and his team did a marvelous job. Cancer free and still with a handsome face, well cancer...more
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I waited almost 6 weeks for an appointment with this doctor. He refused to see me because I wouldn't give my SS Number. Even after I showed Fiscal Responsibility with Valid Insurance and a Co-Pay. DO NOT, I repeat, DO NOT give your SS Number to a doctor if you have Insurance! Your Insurance...more
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