Dr. Francis Hobson, MD

Dr. Francis Hobson, MD

Ear, Nose, and Throat  |  
Male  |  
Age 51
(17)
Insurances AcceptedSave
Dr. Francis Hobson, MD is an otolaryngology (ear, nose & throat) specialist in Flossmoor, IL and has been practicing for 15 years. He graduated from David Geffen School Of Medicine At UCLA, University Of California, Los Angeles in 1995 and specializes in ear, nose, and throat.

19550 Governors Hwy Ste 2350

Flossmoor, IL 60422

Contact Information

(708) 798-0200

Insurance Accepted

  • Accepts most major Health Plans. Please contact our office for details.
  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Illinois
  • Cigna
  • Coventry Health Care
  • Coventry Health Care of Missouri
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • HealthLink
  • 8 More

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Top Care Areas

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Tinnitus
very high
more than 97% of peers
Otitis Media
very high
more than 97% of peers
Ear Disorders
very high
more than 97% of peers

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Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Hobson ""I provide excellent personal care close to home, and I am committed to helping improve each patient's care with the most advanced technologies available.""
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Specialties

  • Ear, Nose, and Throat
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Board Certifications

  • Otolaryngology
    Accredited by: American Board of Otolaryngology*
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Conditions Treated

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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
  • 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 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
  • Lymph Node Biopsy or Excision
  • Minimally Invasive Surgery
  • Nasal Septum Surgery (Septoplasty)
  • 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

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Illinois.

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

  • David Geffen School Of Medicine At UCLA, University Of California, Los Angeles
    Medical School | Graduated 1995
  • Chas R Drew University Med and Science
    Residency Hospital | Completed
  • Howard University Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed
  • Minnesota Ear Head Neck Clinic
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 2003

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Hobson has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Hobson's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Hobson to family and friends
3.6
based on 17 total reviews (8 with comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (17)

  • 5
    (11)
  • 4
    (0)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
    (0)
  • 1
    (6)

Dr. Hobson's Performance

Trustworthiness
VERY GOOD
Explains condition(s) well
VERY 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 (8)

in Steger
He did an excellent job with my surgery. I was happy with his entire staff. I would highly recommend him to my friends and family
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in Olympia Fields, IL
I am very satisfied with the results of my nose surgery. Dr. Hobson is a great doctor who treated me well at every visit. I highly recommend him for your nose, ear and throat problems. Larry Dorney Olympia Fields, IL
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in Wheaton, IL
Dr Hobson is an incredible ENT, very nice, very professional, clean facility! I refuse to send my daughter to any other ENT besides him!
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in Bourbonnais, IL
I have been seeing Dr. Hobson since last Spring. He recently performed successful surgery on me to implant a Cochlear Baha, which will be "turned on" within the next few weeks. To say I am excited about this unbelievable technology is an understatement! Dr. Hobson is very professional and has...more
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in Homewood, IL
Excellent service and the office was friendly and easy to schedule. Day of my apt I had to pick up my sick child last minute and I was late to the office. The office staff was so understanding and helpful. they were also so attentive to my needs and my child. Hobson was very knowledgeable and I was...more
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