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Dr. Garth Essig Jr, MD

Ear, Nose, and Throat ·  Male · Age 43

Dr. Essig Jr

Ohio Sinus Institute

915 Olentangy River Rd Columbus, OH 43212

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Dr. Garth Essig Jr, MD is an otolaryngology (ear, nose & throat) specialist in Columbus, OH. He graduated from Ohio State University College Of Medicine and Public Health in 2003 and specializes in ear, nose, and throat and pediatric otolaryngology (ear, nose & throat).


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Dr. Essig Jr accepts the following insurance:

Aetna
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Cigna
Coventry Health Care
Medicaid
Medical Mutual of Ohio
Molina Healthcare
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MultiPlan
Mutual of Omaha
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Dr. Essig Jr's Top Procedures and Conditions

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Tinnitus
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Treatment Frequency

Dr. Essig Jr treats Tinnitus more than 96% of his peers

Dr. Essig Jr treats this condition more than 96% of his peers

Chronic Sinusitis
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very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Essig Jr treats Chronic Sinusitis more than 95% of his peers

Dr. Essig Jr treats this condition more than 95% of his peers

Ear Disorders
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very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Essig Jr treats Ear Disorders more than 95% of his peers

Dr. Essig Jr treats this condition more than 95% of his peers

Dr. Essig Jr's conditions and procedures:

  • Ablation or Excision of Nasal Turbinates
  • Abscess
  • Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
  • Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
  • Acute Laryngitis
  • Acute Sinusitis
  • Acute Tonsillitis
  • Acute Upper Respiratory Infection
  • Adenoidectomy
  • All Headaches (incl. Migraine)
  • Allergic Reaction
  • Allergic Rhinitis
  • Allergies
  • Antrostomy and Antrotomy (Sinus Surgery)
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Balloon Sinuplasty
  • Bell's Palsy
  • Bone Cancer
  • Bone Disorders
  • Brain Disorders
  • Broken Nose
  • Cancer
  • Cervical Lymph Node Dissection
  • Cholesteatoma
  • Chronic Adenoid Infection
  • Chronic Sinusitis
  • Chronic Tonsillitis
  • Conductive Hearing Loss
  • Cough
  • Deafness
  • Deviated Septum
  • Diagnostic Nasal and-or Sinus Endoscopy
  • Dizziness
  • Down Syndrome
  • Dysphagia
  • Ear Ache
  • Ear Disorders
  • Ear Surgery
  • Ear Tube Placement
  • Earwax Buildup
  • Endoscopic Sinus Surgery
  • Enlarged Turbinates
  • ENT Surgery
  • Ethmoidectomy (Sinus Surgery)
  • Eustachian Tube Dysfunction
  • 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
  • Eyelid Disorders
  • Facial Fracture
  • Facial Trauma
  • Fracture
  • Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease (GERD)
  • Gastrointestinal Diseases
  • Head and Neck Cancer
  • Head and Neck Surgery
  • Head or Neck Lump or Swelling
  • Headache
  • Hearing Loss
  • Hoarse Voice (Dysphonia)
  • Hyperacusis
  • Impacted Shoulders
  • Incision and Removal of Foreign Object
  • Intranasal or Sinus Procedure
  • Laryngeal Cancer
  • Laryngitis
  • Larynx Conditions
  • Leukoplakia
  • Loss of Smell and-or Taste
  • Lymph Node Biopsy or Excision
  • Meniere's Disease
  • Nasal Obstruction
  • Nasal Septum Surgery (Septoplasty)
  • Nosebleed
  • Oral Cancer
  • Otitis Media
  • Otosclerosis
  • Outer Ear Infection
  • Parathyroid (Gland) Disease
  • Parathyroid (Gland) Tumor: Other than Malignant
  • Parathyroid Surgery
  • Parathyroidectomy
  • Perforated Eardrum
  • Peritonsillar Abscess
  • Pharyngitis
  • Postnasal Drip
  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Salivary Gland Diseases
  • Salivary Gland Stones and Inflammation
  • Salivary Gland Surgery
  • Sinus Disorders
  • Sinus Surgery
  • Sinusitis
  • Sjögren's Syndrome
  • Sleep Apnea
  • Sleep Apnea Surgery
  • Sleep Disorders
  • Soft Tissue Sarcoma
  • Sore Throat
  • Sphenoidotomy (Sinus Surgery)
  • Thyroid Cancer
  • Thyroid Disease
  • Thyroid Lobectomy
  • Thyroid Surgery
  • Thyroidectomy
  • Thyroidectomy or Thyroid Lobectomy
  • Tinnitus
  • Tongue Cancer
  • Tongue-Tie
  • Tonsil Cancer
  • Tonsillectomy
  • Tonsillitis
  • Tracheal Surgery
  • Trigeminal Neuralgia
  • Uvulectomy
  • Vertigo
  • Vestibule and Floor of Mouth, Excision or Destruction
  • Vocal Cord Nodule
  • Vocal Cord Paralysis
  • Voice Disorders
  • Wheezing
  • Wound Repair

Dr. Essig Jr's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Essig Jr

3.9

Based on 15 reviews

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Worst specialist I’ve ever seen. Had an attitude, was condescending and not the least concerned with finding the actual problem.
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I've ALWAYS had the most AMAZING experiences with Dr.Essig. His bed side manner is AMAZING,one can NEVER ask to many questions! He REALLY cares about his patients before and after care. I had my procedure on 2/14/17. The. Staff was AMAZING also! Overall GREAT care,I couldn't have asked for a better team of doctors,pcs and nurses on my 7th fpoor recovery at 410 w 10ave. THANK YOU ALL for going above and beyond to make sure my stay was as comfortable as possible! Special thanks to Toni & DeAnna!
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Awesome Doc, couldn't ask for better care!!!
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About Me

Biography

Dr. Garth Essig Jr, MD is an otolaryngology (ear, nose & throat) specialist in Columbus, OH. He graduated from Ohio State University College Of Medicine and Public Health in 2003 and specializes in ear, nose, and throat and pediatric otolaryngology (ear, nose & throat).

Specialties

  • Ear, Nose, and Throat
  • Pediatric Otolaryngology (Ear, Nose & Throat)

Board Certifications

Education

2010
Director Of Head and Neck Trauma, Dept Of Otolaryngology, Osu College Of Medicine
2009
Assistant Professor, Dept Of Otolaryngology, Osu College Of Medicine
2003
Ohio State University College Of Medicine and Public Health
Medical School
1968
Ohio St University Hospital
Residency Hospital
1962
Springfield City Hospital
Internship Hospital
2010
2009
2003
1968
1962

Languages

  • German
  • English

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74% Patient experience rating, 5% higher than the national average

  • America's 250 Best Hospitals Award™ (2019, 2017)