Dr. George W. Shorago, MD

Dr. George W. Shorago, MD

Ear, Nose, and Throat | Male | 76 years old

My area of specialty is Medical Otolaryngology, which includes vertigo, sinusitis, hoarseness, swallowing problems, deafness and other ear diseases. We treat our patients like they are family.Read more

George W Shorago, MD
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My area of specialty is Medical Otolaryngology, which includes vertigo, sinusitis, hoarseness, swallowing problems, deafness and other ear diseases. We treat our patients like they are family.Read more

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Specialties

  • Ear, Nose, and Throat

Board Certifications

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  • Otolaryngology

Conditions Treated

  • Acoustic Neuroma
  • Allergic Reaction
  • Allergic Rhinitis
  • Bell's Palsy
  • Brain Disorders
  • Cancer
  • Chronic Sinusitis
  • Common Cold
  • Conductive Hearing Loss
  • Cough
  • Deafness
  • Deviated Septum
  • Dizziness
  • Dysphagia
  • Ear Ache
  • Ear Disorders
  • Ear Infection
  • Earwax Buildup
  • Eustachian Tube Dysfunction
  • Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease (GERD)
  • Gastrointestinal Diseases
  • Head or Neck Lump or Swelling
  • Headache
  • Hearing Loss
  • Hearing Loss Due to Noise
  • Hoarse Voice (Dysphonia)
  • Larynx Conditions
  • Loss of Smell and-or Taste
  • Meniere's Disease
  • Nosebleed
  • Oral Cancer
  • Otitis Media
  • Outer Ear Infection
  • Perforated Eardrum
  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Sinus Disorders
  • Sinusitis
  • Sjögren's Syndrome
  • Sleep Apnea
  • Sleep Disorders
  • Throat Pain
  • Tinnitus
  • TMJ
  • Trigeminal Neuralgia
  • Vertigo

Procedures Performed

  • Biopsy
  • Diagnostic Nasal and-or Sinus Endoscopy
  • Earwax Removal
  • ENT Surgery
  • Epley S Maneuver
  • Laryngoscopy
  • Puncture Aspiration
  • Sinus Surgery
  • Vestibule and Floor of Mouth, Excision or Destruction

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  • 0
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    Sanctions

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  • 0
    Board Actions

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Education

  • Medical School
    University of Miami / School of Medicine

    Graduated in 1964

  • Internship Hospital
    Los Angeles Co Genl Hospital

    Completed in 1965

  • Residency Hospital
    Orange Memorial Hospital

    Completed in 1968

    University Miami

    Completed in 1970

  • Fellowship Hospital
    Kresge Institute of Hearing Research

    Completed in 1966

  • Other Education
    Stanford University

    Completed in 1988

Awards & Recognition

  • Awards & Honors
    • Healthgrades Honor Roll
    • Associate Clinical Professor of Otolaryngology at Stanford University
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  • Media & Publications

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Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

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  • Based on total number of patients treated over the last 12 months
  • Specializes in Ear, Nose, and Throat
  • Board certified in Otolaryngology
  • No malpractice claims found
  • No sanctions found
  • No board actions found
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Staff friendliness and courteousness
Total wait time (waiting & exam rooms)
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Experience with Dr. Shorago

Level of trust in provider's decisions
How well provider explains medical condition(s)
How well provider listens and answers questions
Spends appropriate amount of time with patients
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Dr. Shorago's Care Philosophy

My area of specialty is Medical Otolaryngology, which includes vertigo, sinusitis, hoarseness, swallowing problems, deafness and other ear diseases. We treat our patients like they are family.