Dr. Gerald Berke, MD

Dr. Gerald Berke, MD

Ear, Nose, and Throat  |  
Male  |  
Age 68
(23)
Insurances AcceptedSave
Dr. Gerald Berke, MD is an otolaryngology (ear, nose & throat) specialist in Los Angeles, CA and has been practicing for 40 years. He graduated from Keck School Of Medicine Of The Univ Of Southern California in 1978 and specializes in ear, nose, and throat.

200 Ucla Medical Plaza

Los Angeles, CA 90095

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

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

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Top Care Areas

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Hoarse Voice (Dysphonia)
very high
more than 99% of peers
Larynx Conditions
very high
more than 99% of peers
Vocal Cord Paralysis
very high
more than 95% of peers

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Specialties

  • Ear, Nose, and Throat
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Board Certifications

  • Otolaryngology
    Accredited by: American Board of Otolaryngology*
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Conditions Treated

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Procedures

  • Cervical Lymph Node Dissection
  • ENT Surgery
  • Excision of Parotid, Sublingual, or Submandibular Gland
  • Excision of Tracheal Tumor or Stenosis
  • Excision or Destruction of Tongue Lesion
  • Glossectomy
  • Head and Neck Surgery
  • Intranasal or Sinus Procedure
  • Laryngectomy and Pharyngectomy
  • Laryngoscopy - Laryngotomy - Laryngectomy - Pharyngolaryngectomy - Pharyngectomy
  • Laryngoscopy and Laryngotomy
  • Lip, Excision or Resection
  • Lymph Node Biopsy or Excision
  • Lymphadenectomy With Robotic Assistance
  • Non-Cosmetic Chemodenervation
  • Parathyroidectomy
  • 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.

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

  • Keck School Of Medicine Of The Univ Of Southern California
    Medical School | Graduated 1978
  • L a Co Usc Med Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed
  • UCLA Med Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Berke has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Berke's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Berke to family and friends
2.6
based on 23 total reviews (7 with comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (23)

  • 5
    (9)
  • 4
    (0)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
    (0)
  • 1
    (14)

Dr. Berke's Performance

Trustworthiness
GOOD
Explains condition(s) well
FAIR
Answers Questions
GOOD
Time well spent
GOOD

Office & Staff Performance

Scheduling
GOOD
Office environment
VERY GOOD
Staff friendliness
GOOD
Average wait time
16 to 30 minutes

Patient Comments (7)

in Los Angeles, CA
I found Dr. Berke and his staff fantastic. Always on time and no waiting for 45 minutes to get in for an appointment. They were accommodating and pleasant when making appointments. He took the time to explain answers to the questions I had and never made me feel like he was rushed or trying to...more
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in Beverly Hills
I had a terrible experience with Dr. Berke! Don't be fooled by his credentials! Not only does he have a poor bedside manner, he was unable to diagnose the simplest of problems: allergies (which I actually suggested to him might be the problem). After being in and out of his offices for months...more
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in Las Vegas, NV
Phenomenal Dr. He is above and beyond the best in his field. He takes the cases no one else can deal with.
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in Los Angeles, CA
I chose Dr Burke because he's a department head at UCLA, so he must be really good, or so I thought. I couldn't have been more WRONG. I have chronic tonsillitis, both my tonsils are always swollen with white spots on them. It's kind of disgusting, aside from who knows what implications for my...more
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in New York, NY
Whatever you do, do NOT go to this guy for SLAD vocal cord surgery. It's been two years and my voice still sounds like a kazoo. Don't do it!! Go to Andrew Goldstone at Greater Baltimore Medical Center, if you need to have the surgery done.
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