Dr. Gary Rust, MD

Dr. Gary Rust, MD

Ear, Nose, and Throat  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 60
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Dr. Gary Rust, MD is an otolaryngology (ear, nose & throat) specialist in San Francisco, CA and has been practicing for 26 years. He graduated from Rush Medical College Of Rush University in 1992 and specializes in ear, nose, and throat.

45 Castro St Ste 210

San Francisco, CA 94114

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of California
  • Cigna
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • MultiPlan

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Top Care Areas

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

Earwax Buildup
very high
more than 99% of peers
Ear Disorders
very high
more than 97% of peers
Tinnitus
very high
more than 96% of peers

Dr. Rust'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*

79  Conditions Treated

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28  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)
  • 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 Pharynx Lesion
  • Excision or Destruction of Tongue Lesion
  • Glossectomy
  • Head and Neck Surgery
  • Intranasal or Sinus Procedure
  • Laryngoscopy - Laryngotomy - Laryngectomy - Pharyngolaryngectomy - Pharyngectomy
  • Laryngoscopy and Laryngotomy
  • Nasal Septum Surgery (Septoplasty)
  • Nose Plastic Surgery (Rhinoplasty)
  • Sinus Surgery
  • Thyroid Lobectomy
  • Thyroidectomy
  • Thyroidectomy or Thyroid Lobectomy
  • Tonsillectomy
  • Tracheal Surgery
  • Vestibule and Floor of Mouth, Excision or Destruction
  • Wound Repair

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for California.

1 Sanction
  • Professional Misconduct (1/17/2014)
    Action Taken: Probation
    Summary: Please reference the following Document
    Documentation: Download here (PDF)
    State: California
1 Board Action
  • Disciplinary action in another state (2/17/2016)
    Action Taken: Practice Restriction
    Summary: Please reference the following Document
    Documentation: Download here (PDF)
    State: New York

Education

  • Rush Medical College Of Rush University
    Medical School | Graduated 1992
  • New York University Medical Center-Tisch Hospital
    Internship Hospital | Completed
  • New York University Medical Center-Tisch Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors

Dr. Rust has no awards or honors listed.

Media & Publications

Dr. Rust has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • German
  • Hindi
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Rust's Reviews

3.0
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Rust to family and friends
4 total reviews (1 has a comment)

Likelihood to Recommend (4)

  • 5
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  • 4
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  • 3
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  • 2
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  • 1
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Dr. Rust's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    GOOD
  • Explains condition(s) well

    GOOD
  • Answers questions

    GOOD
  • Time well spent

    GOOD

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    VERY GOOD
  • Office environment

    VERY GOOD
  • Staff friendliness

    VERY GOOD
  • Average wait time

    16 to 30 minutes

Patient Comments (1)

My appointment was on 11/2/15. Dr. Rust said he would request my allergy results for my previous doctor and we would then decide a course of action. When I heard nothing after 2 months I got the results myself and faxed them to Dr.Rust requesting follow-up. As of today, 3/10/16, I have heard...more
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