Dr. Guy Petruzzelli, MD

Dr. Guy Petruzzelli, MD

Ear, Nose, and Throat  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 58
Dr. Guy Petruzzelli, MD is an otolaryngology (ear, nose & throat) specialist in Savannah, GA and has been practicing for 25 years. He graduated from Rush Medical College Of Rush University in 1987 and specializes in ear, nose, and throat.

4700 Waters Ave

Savannah, GA 31404

Contact Information

(912) 350-2030

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Cigna
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Humana
  • MultiPlan

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Top Care Areas

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Oral Cancer
very high
more than 96% of peers
Head or Neck Lump or Swelling
very high
more than 94% of peers
Cervical Lymph Node Dissection
very high
more than 92% of peers

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Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Petruzzelli "Working in partnership with our patents and families, we deliver care that is individualized, patient and family centered. We use evidence based medical principles based on fact rather than dogma."

1  Specialties

  • Ear, Nose, and Throat

1  Board Certifications

  • Otolaryngology
    Accredited by: American Board of Otolaryngology*

96  Conditions Treated

  • Abscess
  • Acute Sinusitis
  • Acute Tonsillitis
  • Acute Upper Respiratory Infection
  • Adolescent Cancer
  • Adult Development Disorders
  • Airway Disorders
  • All Headaches (incl. Migraine)
  • Allergic Reaction
  • Allergic Rhinitis
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Bell's Palsy
  • Bone Cancer
  • Bone Disorders
  • Brain Disorders
  • Cancer
  • Cancer Treatment Complications
  • Chronic Sinusitis
  • Cough
  • Deafness
  • Deviated Septum
  • Dizziness
  • Dysphagia
  • Dysplasia
  • Ear Ache
  • Ear Disorders
  • Epiglottitis
  • Eyelid Disorders
  • Facial Diseases and Disorders
  • Facial Fracture
  • Facial Palsy
  • Facial Trauma
  • Fracture
  • Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease (GERD)
  • Gastrointestinal Diseases
  • Goiter
  • Gum Cancer
  • Head and Neck Cancer
  • Head or Neck Lump or Swelling
  • Headache
  • Hoarse Voice (Dysphonia)
  • Impacted Shoulders
  • Inverted Papilloma
  • Jaw Fracture
  • Laryngeal Cancer
  • Laryngitis
  • Larynx Conditions
  • Leukoplakia
  • Lip Cancer
  • Ludwig's Angina
  • Lymphadenopathy 
  • Malignant Bone Cancer of the Skull, Face, and Jaw
  • Melanoma
  • Nasal Obstruction
  • Nasal Polyp
  • Nosebleed
  • Oral Cancer
  • Osteosarcoma
  • Paradoxical Vocal Cord Dysfunction
  • Parathyroid (Gland) Tumor: Other than Malignant
  • Pediatric Cancer
  • Pediatric Tumor
  • Peritonsillar Abscess
  • Pharyngitis
  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Respiratory Papillomatosis
  • Salivary Duct Stones
  • Salivary Gland Cancer
  • Salivary Gland Stones
  • Salivary Gland Stones and Inflammation
  • Sarcoma
  • Sialadenitis
  • Sinusitis
  • Sjögren's Syndrome
  • Skin Cancer
  • Sleep Apnea
  • Sleep Disorders
  • Snoring
  • Soft Tissue Sarcoma
  • Soft Tissue Sarcoma of Head, Face, and Neck
  • Throat Cancer
  • Throat Cancer (Hypopharyngeal)
  • Throat Cancer (Nasopharyngeal)
  • Throat Cancer (Oropharyngeal)
  • Thyroid Cancer
  • Thyroid Disease
  • Tinnitus
  • Tongue Cancer
  • Tonsil Cancer
  • Tonsillitis
  • Tumor
  • Vertigo
  • Vocal Cord Nodule
  • Vocal Cord Paralysis
  • Vocal Cord Polyp
  • Voice Disorders


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30  Procedures

  • Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
  • Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
  • Bronchoscopy
  • Caldwell-Luc Procedure
  • 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
  • Nasal Septum Surgery (Septoplasty)
  • Parathyroidectomy
  • Sinus Surgery
  • Sphenoidotomy (Sinus Surgery)
  • Thyroid Lobectomy
  • Thyroid Surgery
  • 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 Georgia.

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.


  • St. Louis University
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1981
  • Rush Medical College Of Rush University
    Medical School | Graduated 1987
  • University Pittsburgh Mc
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1988
  • Eye and Ear Mc
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1992
  • University Of Pittsburgh / Main Campus
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1993
  • Benedictine University
    Other Education | Completed 2000

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Petruzzelli has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Polish
  • Spanish

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Dr. Petruzzelli's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Petruzzelli to family and friends
14 total reviews (4 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (14)

  • 5
  • 4
  • 3
  • 2
  • 1

Dr. Petruzzelli's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

  • Explains condition(s) well

  • Answers questions

  • Time well spent


Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

  • Office environment

  • Staff friendliness

  • Average wait time

    10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (4)

He gets one star because I have to leave a star for a review. If your getting a tonsillectomy be prepared to not be given any aftercare. They won't prescribe proper aftercare or medicine. They are snarky and I caught them in multiple lies. I'm on day 7 post tonsilectomy. Been out of pain meds. They...more
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Dr Petruzzelli is an exceptional surgeon that cares deeply about his patients and their families. He is involved in every step of their care and follows through to ensure that his patients are cared for in the best possible way. Truly a gift to the community.
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I will not recommend Dr. Petruzzelli to family or friends. His methods affects patient health outcomes. Does not take the time to listen to the patient when there are concerns/complaints and proceeds to brush off the patient. Prior visit with Dr. Petruzzelli was a waste of money and time....more
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He performed a total laryngectomy and left me with a large fistula and I can not eat nor drink for the rest of my life.
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