Dr. Glenn Peters, MD

Dr. Glenn Peters, MD

Ear, Nose, and Throat  ·  
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Age 63
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Dr. Glenn Peters, MD is an otolaryngology (ear, nose & throat) specialist in Birmingham, AL and has been practicing for 31 years. He graduated from Louisiana State Univ School Of Medicine In New Orleans in 1980 and specializes in ear, nose, and throat.

2000 6th Ave S Fl 1

Birmingham, AL 35233

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • Coventry Health Care
  • Government Employees Health Association (GEHA)
  • Humana
  • Mail Handlers Benefit Plan (MHBP)
  • Mutual of Omaha
  • UnitedHealthCare

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Top Care Areas

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Thyroidectomy
very high
more than 99% of peers
Thyroidectomy or Thyroid Lobectomy
very high
more than 99% of peers
Head and Neck Surgery
very high
more than 99% of peers

Dr. Peters'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.

Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Peters "I specialize in head and neck ednocrine surgery (thyroid & parathyroid surgery)."

1  Specialties

  • Ear, Nose, and Throat

1  Board Certifications

  • Otolaryngology
    Accredited by: American Board of Otolaryngology*

21  Conditions Treated

  • Bone Cancer
  • Cancer
  • Chronic Laryngitis
  • Conductive Hearing Loss
  • Ear Ache
  • Head and Neck Cancer
  • Head or Neck Lump or Swelling
  • Laryngeal Cancer
  • Larynx Conditions
  • Oral Cancer
  • Parathyroid (Gland) Disease
  • Parathyroid (Gland) Tumor: Other than Malignant
  • Salivary Gland Cancer
  • Sinusitis
  • Soft Tissue Sarcoma
  • Throat Cancer (Hypopharyngeal)
  • Throat Cancer (Nasopharyngeal)
  • Throat Cancer (Oropharyngeal)
  • Thyroid Cancer
  • Tongue Cancer
  • Tonsil Cancer

11  Procedures

  • Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
  • Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
  • Cervical Lymph Node Dissection
  • ENT Surgery
  • Excision of Parotid, Sublingual, or Submandibular Gland
  • Head and Neck Surgery
  • Lymph Node Biopsy or Excision
  • Parathyroidectomy
  • Thyroid Lobectomy
  • Thyroidectomy
  • Thyroidectomy or Thyroid Lobectomy

Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

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0 Sanctions

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0 Board Actions

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Education

  • Louisiana State Univ School Of Medicine In New Orleans
    Medical School | Graduated 1980
  • University Ala
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1981
  • Bapt Med Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1982
  • University Ala
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1984
  • Johns Hopkins Hospital
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1987

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Peters has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Peters' Reviews

4.4
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Peters to family and friends
14 total reviews (2 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (14)

  • 5
    (12)
  • 4
    (0)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
    (0)
  • 1
    (2)

Dr. Peters' Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    EXCELLENT
  • Explains condition(s) well

    EXCELLENT
  • Answers questions

    EXCELLENT
  • Time well spent

    EXCELLENT

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    VERY GOOD
  • Office environment

    EXCELLENT
  • Staff friendliness

    VERY GOOD
  • Average wait time

    10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (2)

Dr. Peters has EXCELLENT bedside manners. He listened to me about my concerns and answered my question concerning my thyroidecty as well as my overall health. His staff is Awesome as well.... Best ENT ever!
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Dr. Peters performed my partial thyroidectomy in 2014 via UAB higlands, and I recommend him to anyone within network if you have thyroid issues. Especially if one needs surgery! He is very knowledgeable in the field and made a clean incision and it healed well. I convalesced well at home and doing...more
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