Dr. Howard Hessan, MD

Dr. Howard Hessan, MD

Ear, Nose, and Throat  |  
Male  |  
Age 60
(20)
Insurances AcceptedSave
Dr. Howard Hessan, MD is an otolaryngology (ear, nose & throat) specialist in Baltimore, MD and has been practicing for 35 years. He graduated from Pennsylvania State University / College Of Medicine in 1983 and specializes in ear, nose, and throat and head & neck pathology.

3449 Wilkens Ave Ste 200

Baltimore, MD 21229

Contact Information

(410) 525-3818

Insurance Accepted

  • Amerigroup (Wellpoint)
  • Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • CoreSource
  • Coventry Health Care
  • Medicaid
  • UnitedHealthCare

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Top Care Areas

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Earwax Buildup
very high
more than 99% of peers
Ear Disorders
very high
more than 99% of peers
Vertigo
very high
more than 99% of peers

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Specialties

  • Ear, Nose, and Throat
  • Head & Neck Pathology
1

Board Certifications

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

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Procedures

  • Ablation or Excision of Nasal Turbinates
  • Adenoidectomy
  • Antrostomy and Antrotomy (Sinus Surgery)
  • Balloon Sinuplasty
  • Cervical Lymph Node Dissection
  • Dacryocystorhinostomy
  • Diagnostic Nasal and-or Sinus Endoscopy
  • Ear Surgery
  • Ear Tube Placement
  • Endoscopic Sinus Surgery
  • ENT Surgery
  • Ethmoidectomy (Sinus Surgery)
  • Excision of Parotid, Sublingual, or Submandibular Gland
  • Excision or Destruction of Palate or Uvula Lesion
  • Excision or Destruction of Tongue Lesion
  • Head and Neck Surgery
  • Intranasal or Sinus Procedure
  • Laryngoscopy - Laryngotomy - Laryngectomy - Pharyngolaryngectomy - Pharyngectomy
  • Laryngoscopy and Laryngotomy
  • Lip, Excision or Resection
  • Lymph Node Biopsy or Excision
  • Nasal Septum Surgery (Septoplasty)
  • Nose Plastic Surgery (Rhinoplasty)
  • Sinus Surgery
  • Sphenoidotomy (Sinus Surgery)
  • Tonsillectomy
  • Vestibule and Floor of Mouth, Excision or Destruction
  • Wound Repair

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

  • Pennsylvania State University / College Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1983
  • Hershey Med Ctr
    Internship Hospital | Completed
  • Hershey Med Ctr
    Residency Hospital | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Hessan has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Hessan's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Hessan to family and friends
3.7
based on 20 total reviews (2 with comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (20)

  • 5
    (13)
  • 4
    (0)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
    (1)
  • 1
    (6)

Dr. Hessan'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
EXCELLENT
Staff friendliness
VERY GOOD
Average wait time
16 to 30 minutes

Patient Comments (2)

Dr. Hessan is an excellent physician is all respects. He is smart, skillful, compassionate, and down-to-earth. Both my husband and I have seen him for help over the past 20 years, always with great results.
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in Columbia, MD
After waiting an hour and a half for my appointment they made me reschedule when they didn't have appointments for another 3 weeks. I will never come back here.
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