Dr. Heidi Heras, MD

Dr. Heidi Heras, MD

Ear, Nose, and Throat  |  
Female  |  
Age 49
(34)
Insurances AcceptedSave
Dr. Heidi Heras, MD is an ear, nose, and throat doctor who practices in American Fork, UT. She is 49 years old and has been practicing for 19 years.

482 W 50 N # 14

American Fork, UT 84003

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Altius Health Plans
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • Coventry Health Care
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Government Employees Health Association (GEHA)
  • Humana
  • 5 More

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Top Care Areas

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Acute Sinusitis
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more than 69% of peers
Earwax Buildup
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more than 62% of peers
Head and Neck Surgery
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more than 16% of peers

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Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Heras "As an otolaryngologist, I see patients suffering from a wide range of ear, nose and throat problems. I offer surgery for recurrent ear infections as well as tonsil and adenoid enlargement and infections. I like to partner with my patients by being their health care advocate. My philosophy is that a healthy lifestyle is life's best medicine."
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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

  • Acute Sinusitis
  • Acute Tonsillitis
  • All Headaches (incl. Migraine)
  • Allergic Rhinitis
  • Brain Disorders
  • Cholesteatoma
  • Chronic Adenoid Infection
  • Chronic Sinusitis
  • Chronic Tonsillitis
  • Ear Ache
  • Ear Disorders
  • Ear Infection
  • Earwax Buildup
  • Eustachian Tube Dysfunction
  • Food Allergy
  • Head and Neck Cancer
  • Headache
  • Nasal Allergies
  • Otitis Media
  • Pediatric Allergies
  • Perforated Eardrum
  • Sinusitis
  • Tonsil Disorders
  • Tonsillitis
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Procedures

  • Adenoidectomy
  • Allergy Drops
  • ENT Surgery
  • Ear Surgery
  • Ear Tube Placement
  • Head and Neck Surgery
  • Myringotomy
  • Tonsillectomy

Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

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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

  • Brigham Young University
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1989
  • University of Utah
    Medical School | Graduated 1994
  • Albany Medical Center Hospital
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1995
  • Albany Med Center Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1999

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Heras has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Heras' Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Heras to family and friends
4.5
based on 34 total reviews (4 with comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (34)

  • 5
    (30)
  • 4
    (0)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
    (0)
  • 1
    (4)

Dr. Heras' Performance

Trustworthiness
EXCELLENT
Explains condition(s) well
EXCELLENT
Answers Questions
EXCELLENT
Time well spent
EXCELLENT

Office & Staff Performance

Scheduling
EXCELLENT
Office environment
EXCELLENT
Staff friendliness
EXCELLENT
Average wait time
Under 10 minutes

Patient Comments (4)

in American Fork, UT |
My child was not an easy patient. We saw Dr. Heras for ears that had wax build up and caused her pain. She kicked and screamed as Dr. Heras and her assisting staff tended to my little girl. I appreciated their calmness and professionalism. The assisting staff and administrative assistant were so...more
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in American Fork, UT |
Dr. Heras diagnosed my family member with mild acid reflux. I found this odd after he reported years of severe choking episodes. Tonight he had the paramedics respond to yet another severe choking episode. Any doctor who doesn't refer their patients out appropriately or require any further...more
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in Lehi, UT |
She is amazing and is so well rounded, she is happy to give medication when needed and also happy to tell you hot dogs and mac and cheese and soda may not be the best choice for a childs best health. Hello people if you want to be empowered and not feel victimized every time your child is sick look...more
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in Lehi Utah |
Heidi is by far the most knowledgable doctor I have ever met. She is so kind and has such a great bedside manner. When you are a Mom with sick kids a patient caring sensitive doctor is so key. She also found that my daughter was having cronic infections due to a food allergy. My daughters health...more
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Now Accepting New Patients
Dr. Heras accepts 14 insurance carriers
  • Aetna
    Choice Plus POS II
  • Altius Health Plans
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Blue Card PPO
  • Cigna
    Cigna HMO
    Cigna PPO
    Great West Healthcare-Cigna PPO
    Open Access
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • Coventry Health Care
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
    First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
  • Government Employees Health Association (GEHA)
    GEHA
  • Humana
    Choice Care PPO
  • Molina Healthcare
    Molina
  • MultiPlan
    MultiPlan PPO
    PHCS Network PPO
  • SelectHealth
  • TriWest Champus
  • UnitedHealthCare
    United Healthcare

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Hospitals where Dr. Heras has admitting privileges

American Fork Hospital
170 N 1100 E
American Fork, UT 84003
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