Dr. Geoffrey Trenkle, DO

Facial Plastic & Reconstructive Surgery  |  
Male  |  
Age 35
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Dr. Geoffrey Trenkle, DO
Dr. Trenkle prides himself on patient care and his ability to understand where a patient is coming from. He always takes the time to explain the disease process and how he can help. Dr. Trenkle ensures that every patient makes a decision about their own plan of care and never pushes anyone into a decision. Dr. Trenkle sets himself apart from other physicians by his desire to be accommodating to his patients. When possible he ensures that the patient's needs come first. He decided to become a doctor to help people and chose ENT surgery because he could change the lives of those with quality of life problems. He loves to help people suffering to feel better and be able to get back to their every day lives. Dr. Trenkle specializes in minimally invasive surgery in all aspects of his field. From small scar thyroidectomy to in-office balloon sinuplasty, Dr. Trenkle cares about how you feel before and after surgery. Your life is important to him and getting back to it quickly is his goal. www.laentdoctors.com

Glendale Office

1577 E Chevy Chase Dr Ste 330

Glendale, CA 91206

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Dr. Geoffrey Trenkle, DO

Dr. Geoffrey Trenkle, DO

Accepted insurance

  • Advantage Care Network (ACN)
  • ADVANTAGE Health Solutions, Inc.
  • Aetna
  • Amerigroup (Wellpoint)
  • Anthem Blue Cross
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of California
  • Blue Shield of California
  • CareFirst BlueChoice, Inc.
  • Caremore Medical Group
  • CareSource
  • Central Health Plan
  • Cigna
  • Community Health Choice
  • 39 More

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Care Philosophy

Dr. Trenkle prides himself on taking time with his patients and ensuring all their questions are answered.  Even in a busy clinic with long wait times he will never sacrifice patient care.  Dr. Trenkle wants his patients to be a part of their decision making when it comes to medical and surgical care.  He never wants his patients to feel decisions were made for them.  With time, patience and direction, Dr. Trenkle helps his patients find the best individual treatment plan tailored to their personal needs.  He also tries to find the most natural path possible to treatment without overmedicating.  

With his background in Osteopathic Medicine, Dr. Trenkle often strays from conventional Western medicine restrictions to help provide a more natural treatment pathway.  Dr. Trenkle is always open to a systematic and whole body approach to your healing no matter how specialized the problem.

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Dr. Trenkle's Experience

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Dr. Trenkle's experience matches your search based on the following criteria:
  • Based on total number of patients treated over the last 12 months
  • Specializes in Facial Plastic & Reconstructive Surgery
  • Board certified in Otolaryngic Allergy, Otolaryngology and Otolaryngology & Facial Plastic Surgery
  • No malpractice claims found
  • No sanctions found
  • No board actions found
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Specialties

  • Facial Plastic & Reconstructive Surgery
  • Ear, Nose, and Throat
  • Facial Plastic Surgery
3

Board Certifications

  • Otolaryngic Allergy
    Accredited by: American Osteopathic Board of Ophthalmology & Otolaryngology*
  • Otolaryngology
    Accredited by: American Osteopathic Board of Ophthalmology & Otolaryngology*
  • Otolaryngology & Facial Plastic Surgery
    Accredited by: American Osteopathic Board of Ophthalmology & Otolaryngology*
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Conditions Treated

  • Acute Pharyngitis
  • Allergies
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Bone Disorders
  • Cholesteatoma
  • Chronic Sinusitis
  • Deafness
  • Dentofacial Anomalies
  • Deviated Septum
  • Dizziness
  • Dysphagia
  • Ear Disorders
  • Ear Infection
  • Gastrointestinal Diseases
  • Head and Neck Cancer
  • Head or Neck Lump or Swelling
  • Hearing Loss
  • Hoarse Voice (Dysphonia)
  • Nasal Obstruction
  • Nasal Polyp
  • Nosebleed
  • Otitis Media
  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Salivary Gland Stones and Inflammation
  • Sinus Disorders
  • Sinusitis
  • Sleep Apnea
  • Sleep Disorders
  • Snoring
  • TMJ
  • Thyroid Cancer
  • Thyroid Disease
  • Tinnitus
  • Tonsillitis

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Procedures

  • Adenoidectomy
  • Balloon Sinuplasty
  • Blepharoplasty
  • Botox® Injection
  • ENT Surgery
  • Ear Plastic Surgery (Otoplasty)
  • Ear Surgery
  • Ear Tube Placement
  • Endoscopic Sinus Surgery
  • Excision of Parotid, Sublingual, or Submandibular Gland
  • Facelift
  • Facial Reconstruction
  • Head and Neck Surgery
  • Laryngoscopy
  • Minimally Invasive Surgery
  • Myringotomy
  • Nasal Septum Surgery (Septoplasty)
  • Nasal Surgery
  • Nose Plastic Surgery (Rhinoplasty)
  • Perforated Eardrum Repair (Tympanoplasty)
  • Scar Revision Surgery
  • Sinus Surgery
  • Sleep Apnea Surgery
  • Thyroid Surgery
  • Thyroidectomy
  • Thyroidectomy or Thyroid Lobectomy
  • Tonsillectomy
  • Tracheal Surgery

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for California.

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

  • Uc Riverside
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 2005
  • Western Univ Health Sciences/College Of Osteopathic Medicine Of The Pacific
    Medical School | Graduated 2009
  • Michigan State University
    Internship Hospital | Completed 2010
  • St John Oakland
    Internship Hospital | Completed 2010
  • Michigan State University
    Residency Hospital | Completed 2014
  • St John Oakland
    Residency Hospital | Completed 2014

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Trenkle has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Trenkle's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Trenkle to family and friends
3.7
based on 12 total reviews (8 with comments)
Dr. Trenkle'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
    16 to 30 minutes
Patient Comments (8)
in Los Angeles, CA |
Wonderful Doctor equipped with a real sense of caring for his patients. Well Educated and extremely approachable. Clean modern offices, convienent and courteous staff. Be prepared to smile when visiting this doctors office.
Los Angeles, CA |
My appointment & surgery was with Dr Ahmed Maki, his group was efficient and compassionate. Dr. Maki completely made me feel at ease with the procedure he did. His office personnel are very good with the patient especially Tania (in eligibility) Susie and Melly. I have recommended my sister and will recommend others.
in Los Angeles, CA |
I had a septoplasty and turbinate reduction surgery done and they did a fantastic job. It was my first surgery ever so I was more nervous than normal but they're great customer service calmed me down a lot. I recommend them to anyone!
in Valley Village, CA |
Dr. Trenkle and his staff are a young group of dynamic professionals that helped me resolving a terrible Sinus related recurring headache that was making my life miserable! In the process, with a fast and painless surgery, they also rectified a deviated septum and now i breathe like a baby! The only minor issue is that, being so successful, the schedule is quite packed so obtaining an appointment maybe a bit of an issue, but in an emergency they were very fast in accommodating my needs. Thanks.
in Glendale, CA |
My experience with Dr's Trenkle office, the Los Angeles Center for Ear, Nose, Throat and Allergy was the worse. In Nov 2015, I was toss I needed a nose surgery which would be done one month later in the Glendale Adv Hosp.The surgery appts mger, Johanna, made my life miserable.She didn't want me to get my surgery in that hospital but in the White Mem which I didn't like.I had to report her to my insurance in order to get my appt which I got 10 months later.No way to talk to Dr Trenkle about that!
We are sorry that you had such an unpleasant experience. Unfortunately, it was not ANYONE in our office's decision where your surgery would be had, it was your insurance carrier. In fact, that is why WE have you call your insurance and report that you are unhappy. According to google maps, Glendale Adventist is a 15 minute drive from White Memorial, because you were unwilling to make this drive (secondarily to your insurance being capped) you had to wait the 10 months for them to adjust.
Glendale, CA |
Even after I have made several attempts to consult with Dr. Trenkle, I have only been seen by his PA. Be prepared for the roundabout! If you want to be pro-active with your health issues, I recommend consulting with a private ENT specialist and pay his out of pocket fee. An ENT has the leverage to rx the needed antibiotics and protocol to address your concerns until you finally meet Dr. Trenkle. Please do not wait until your condition worsens. Good luck!
Los Angeles, CA |
Dr Trenkle wasn't helpful at all. They charged me for the visit in advance without even seeing the doctor. The PA didn't know much about the problem I came with. Then Dr Trenkle came in. He said it wasn't his specialty and they would refund the money that I had paid upfront. In the end they didn't refund anything saying that I wasted doctor's time. I left the office very upset. I didn't receive a consultation, I was charged for nothing and on top of that I had to listen to very rude manager
in Hacienda Heights, CA |
I arrived earlier than the appointment time. The receptionist could not find my appointment and my personal information. She finally let me stay. But I waited two hours and 15 minutes before I was called in. The receptionist explained they had a delayed procedure. But why did patients arrived much later were called in before me? I saw Dr. Trenkle in and out in the work area. But I ended up seen by his PA. He never showed up in my room explain why he couldn't see me or just say hello.
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Dr. Trenkle accepts 53 insurance carriers
  • Advantage Care Network (ACN)
  • ADVANTAGE Health Solutions, Inc.
    Advantage Health Solutions
  • Aetna
  • Amerigroup (Wellpoint)
    Medicaid
  • Anthem Blue Cross
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of California
  • Blue Shield of California
  • CareFirst BlueChoice, Inc.
  • Caremore Medical Group
  • CareSource
    Medicaid
  • Central Health Plan
  • Cigna
  • Community Health Choice
    Medicaid
  • Community Health Group
    Medi-Cal
  • Coventry Health Care
  • Easy Choice Health Plan
  • Employee Health Systems
  • Government Employees Health Association (GEHA)
    GEHA
  • Health Net
    Medicaid
  • Health Net of California
  • HealthCare Partners
  • HealthPlus
    Medicaid
  • Humana
  • inHealth
    Medicaid
  • INTotal Health
    Medicaid
  • L.A. Care Health Plan
  • LACare
  • Medicaid
  • Medicaid of California
  • Midwest Health Plan
    Medicaid
  • Molina Healthcare
    Medicaid
  • Motion Picture Industry Health Plan
  • Mutual of Omaha
  • Pacific Health Alliance
  • PacifiCare Health Systems
  • Pacificare Life and Health Insurance Co
  • PHCS
  • Physicians' Care Network
    Physicians Care Network
  • Preferred Healthcare
  • SCAN Health Plan
  • Screen Actors Guild
  • State Farm
  • Staywell (Wellcare)
    Medicaid
  • The Great-West Life Assurance Company
  • Tricare
  • UniCare
  • Union Pacific Railroad Employee Health Systems
  • United Food and Commercial Workers
  • United Healthcare Community Plan
  • UnitedHealthCare
    Medicaid
    United Healthcare
  • UnitedHealthcare of California
  • Vista Health Plan

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Hospitals where Dr. Trenkle has admitting privileges

Glendale Adventist Medical Center
1509 Wilson Ter
Glendale, CA 91206
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White Memorial Medical Center
1720 E Cesar E Chavez Ave
Los Angeles, CA 90033
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