Dr. Fred Garner, MD

Dr. Fred Garner, MD

Ear, Nose, and Throat  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 60
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Dr. Fred Garner, MD is an otolaryngology (ear, nose & throat) specialist in Columbia, SC and has been practicing for 26 years. He graduated from University Of Arkansas For Medical Sciences in 1982 and specializes in ear, nose, and throat.

200 Arbor Lake Dr Ste 120

Columbia, SC 29223

Contact Information

(803) 457-8120

Insurance Accepted

  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Humana
  • Medicaid
  • UnitedHealthCare

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Top Care Areas

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

Ear Disorders
normal
more than 71% of peers
Sleep Disorders
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more than 56% of peers
Sleep Apnea
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more than 55% of peers

Dr. Garner'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

2  Board Certifications

  • Otolaryngology
    Accredited by: American Board of Otolaryngology*
  • Sleep Medicine
    Accredited by: American Board of Medical Specialties*

30  Conditions Treated

17  Procedures

  • Adenoidectomy
  • Antrostomy and Antrotomy (Sinus Surgery)
  • Diagnostic Nasal and-or Sinus Endoscopy
  • Ear Surgery
  • Ear Tube Placement
  • ENT Surgery
  • Ethmoidectomy (Sinus Surgery)
  • Head and Neck Surgery
  • Intranasal or Sinus Procedure
  • Laryngoscopy - Laryngotomy - Laryngectomy - Pharyngolaryngectomy - Pharyngectomy
  • Laryngoscopy and Laryngotomy
  • Nasal Surgery
  • Sinus Surgery
  • Sleep Apnea Surgery
  • Sphenoidotomy (Sinus Surgery)
  • Tonsillectomy
  • Vestibule and Floor of Mouth, Excision or Destruction

Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

Healthgrades does not collect malpractice information for South 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

  • Hendrix College
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1978
  • University Of Arkansas For Medical Sciences
    Medical School | Graduated 1982
  • Fitzsimons Army Medical Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1987
  • Washington University School Of Medicine
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1992

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
  • Patient's Choice Award, 2009
  • Patient's Choice Award, 2012
  • Patient's Choice Award, 2008
Media & Publications

Dr. Garner has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Garner's Reviews

4.6
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Garner to family and friends
11 total reviews

Likelihood to Recommend (11)

  • 5
    (10)
  • 4
    (0)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
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  • 1
    (1)

Dr. Garner's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    EXCELLENT
  • Explains condition(s) well

    EXCELLENT
  • Answers questions

    EXCELLENT
  • Time well spent

    EXCELLENT

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    EXCELLENT
  • Office environment

    EXCELLENT
  • Staff friendliness

    EXCELLENT
  • Average wait time

    16 to 30 minutes
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