Dr. Gretchen Durkin, MD

Dr. Gretchen Durkin, MD

Ear, Nose, and Throat  ·  
Female  ·  
Age 62
(19)
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Dr. Gretchen Durkin, MD is an otolaryngology (ear, nose & throat) specialist in Milwaukee, WI and has been practicing for 32 years. She graduated from Indiana University School Of Medicine in 1981 and specializes in ear, nose, and throat.

801 S 70th St

Milwaukee, WI 53214

Contact Information

(414) 773-6600

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Humana
  • MultiPlan

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Top Care Areas

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

Headache
very high
more than 99% of peers
All Headaches (incl. Migraine)
very high
more than 99% of peers
Ear Disorders
very high
more than 99% of peers

Dr. Durkin'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*

75  Conditions Treated

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24  Procedures

  • Ablation or Excision of Nasal Turbinates
  • Adenoidectomy
  • Antrostomy and Antrotomy (Sinus Surgery)
  • Balloon Sinuplasty
  • 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 Tongue Lesion
  • Head and Neck Surgery
  • Intranasal or Sinus Procedure
  • Laryngoscopy - Laryngotomy - Laryngectomy - Pharyngolaryngectomy - Pharyngectomy
  • Laryngoscopy and Laryngotomy
  • Nasal Septum Surgery (Septoplasty)
  • Perforated Eardrum Repair (Tympanoplasty)
  • Sinus Surgery
  • Sphenoidotomy (Sinus Surgery)
  • Thyroid Lobectomy
  • Thyroidectomy or Thyroid Lobectomy
  • Tonsillectomy
  • Tracheal Surgery
  • Wound Repair

Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

Healthgrades does not collect malpractice information for Wisconsin.

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

  • Indiana University School Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1981
  • St Lukes Hospital
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1982
  • Med College Of Wisconsin
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1986

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Durkin has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Durkin's Reviews

3.4
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Durkin to family and friends
19 total reviews (3 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (19)

  • 5
    (10)
  • 4
    (1)
  • 3
    (1)
  • 2
    (0)
  • 1
    (7)

Dr. Durkin'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

    10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (3)

Dr Durkin was not sympathetic to my 13 year old's condition. She used technical medical terms which we could not understand. After the exam, she suggested that there was nothing medically wrong with my child, but increasing her activity would help. She did not make any other recommendations on...more
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Bilateral paralysis of my vocal cords after my thyroid surgery leaving me with a permanently compromised airway and speech at 28 years old. Didn't show much compassion or concern after leaving me with a tracheotomy for almost 3 months either.
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While in the waiting room, overhead a discussion that Dr. Durkin would be late. First appointment of the day and she didn't walk into the exam room until half an hour after my appointment time. She seemed rushed, inattentive and almost annoyed at my questions. She didn't offer any remedies for...more
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