Dr. Festus Krebs III, MD

Dr. Festus Krebs III, MD

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Ear, Nose, and Throat  ·  
Male  ·  
62 y/o
(28)

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Dr. Festus Krebs III, MD is an otolaryngology (ear, nose & throat) specialist in Lees Summit, MO. He specializes in ear, nose, and throat and otolaryngology-head and neck surgery.

Festus J Krebs , MD

296 NE Tudor Rd

Lees Summit, MO 64086
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Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Amerigroup (Wellpoint)
  • Beech Street (Multiplan)
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Kansas City
  • Cenpatico Behavioral Health
  • Cigna
  • CompCare
  • CoreSource
  • CorVel
  • Coventry Health Care
  • Family Health Partners
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • HCA Midwest Comp Care

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Top Care Areas

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

Laryngitis
high
more than 86% of peers
Chronic Sinusitis
high
more than 85% of peers
Otitis Media
high
more than 83% of peers

Dr. Krebs III'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.

2  Specialties

  • Ear, Nose, and Throat
  • Otolaryngology-Head and Neck Surgery

1  Board Certifications

  • Otolaryngology
    Accredited by: American Board of Otolaryngology*

60  Conditions Treated

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25  Procedures

  • Ablation or Excision of Nasal Turbinates
  • Adenoidectomy
  • Antrostomy and Antrotomy (Sinus Surgery)
  • 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
  • Lip, Excision or Resection
  • Lymph Node Biopsy or Excision
  • Nasal Septum Surgery (Septoplasty)
  • Sinus Surgery
  • Sphenoidotomy (Sinus Surgery)
  • Thyroid Lobectomy
  • Thyroidectomy or Thyroid Lobectomy
  • Tonsillectomy
  • Tracheal Surgery
  • Vestibule and Floor of Mouth, Excision or Destruction

Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

Healthgrades does not collect malpractice information for Missouri.

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

  • Saint Louis University School of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated
  • Highland Co Hospital
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1981
  • Saint Louis University School of Medicine
    Residency Hospital | Completed
  • Saint Louis University School of Medicine
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Krebs III has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Krebs III' Reviews

3.3
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Krebs III to family and friends
28 total reviews (7 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (28)

  • 5
    (16)
  • 4
    (0)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
    (1)
  • 1
    (11)

Dr. Krebs III' Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    VERY GOOD
  • Explains condition(s) well

    GOOD
  • Answers questions

    VERY GOOD
  • Time well spent

    VERY GOOD

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    VERY GOOD
  • Office environment

    VERY GOOD
  • Staff friendliness

    VERY GOOD
  • Average wait time

    10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (7)

Unprofessional, unfit and judgmental! I'm a singer so I went to have my vocal cords checked. He misdiagnosed me as having "ulcers". Made accusations against me saying "You're not willing to put in the work for your voice". I was SO offended! He NEVER answered my questions. I still don't know what...more
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I went to this dr after a recommendation from my gastro-dr. I needed a scope because I had the feeling of something stuck in my throat. It started out gradual and became more intense but always came and went. This so-called doctor was nice when I was nervous. The problem was as he was telling me...more
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Dr. Krebs was very thorough in listening to my problems and addressing each one. He gave me as much time as I needed. Very competent and experienced. No rush at all.
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Not impressed. I went to this physician for hearing loss. I was recommended by an audiologist to see an ENT specialist. This provider did not listen to my symptoms nor offer any conclusions. After just 10 minutes, provider says I need to see a different doctor. I am beyond frustrated and not...more
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Dr KREBS made no effort to speak so I could hear him even though that is the reason for my referral to him. He was vague about my diagnosis. He put me on an antibiotic pending diagnosis confirmation from an audiologist which is no longer available within his practice. I questioned whether this...more
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