Dr. James Caro, MD

Dr. James Caro, MD

Ear, Nose, and Throat  |  
Male  |  
Age 60
(7)
Insurances AcceptedSave
Dr. James Caro, MD is an otolaryngology (ear, nose & throat) specialist in Hillsboro, OR and has been practicing for 33 years. He graduated from Keck Sch Of Med Of The Usc in 1983 and specializes in ear, nose, and throat.

900 SE Oak St Ste 201

Hillsboro, OR 97123

Contact Information

(503) 648-8971

Insurance Accepted

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

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Top Care Areas

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

Earwax Buildup
high
more than 90% of peers
Ear Disorders
high
more than 88% of peers
Sinusitis
normal
more than 77% of peers

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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

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Procedures

  • Ablation or Excision of Nasal Turbinates
  • Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
  • Adenoidectomy
  • Antrostomy and Antrotomy (Sinus Surgery)
  • Balloon Sinuplasty
  • Cervical Lymph Node Dissection
  • Continuous Positive Airway Pressure (CPAP)
  • Diagnostic Nasal and-or Sinus Endoscopy
  • Ear Surgery
  • Ear Tube Placement
  • ENT Surgery
  • Ethmoidectomy (Sinus Surgery)
  • Excision of Parotid, Sublingual, or Submandibular Gland
  • Head and Neck Surgery
  • Intranasal or Sinus Procedure
  • Lymph Node Biopsy or Excision
  • Nasal Septum Surgery (Septoplasty)
  • Paracentesis
  • Perforated Eardrum Repair (Tympanoplasty)
  • Sinus Surgery
  • Sphenoidotomy (Sinus Surgery)
  • Tonsillectomy
  • Tracheal Surgery
  • Wound Repair

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Oregon.

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

  • Keck Sch Of Med Of The Usc
    Medical School | Graduated 1983
  • Kaiser Permanente Oakland Medical Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1985

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Caro has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

Dr. Caro does not have any memberships or affiliations listed. If you are Dr. Caro and would like to add memberships or affiliations, please update your profile.

Dr. Caro's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Caro to family and friends
2.7
based on 7 total reviews (3 with comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (7)

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

Dr. Caro's Performance

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

Office & Staff Performance

Scheduling
GOOD
Office environment
VERY GOOD
Staff friendliness
VERY GOOD
Average wait time
10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (3)

in Des Moines, IA
Dr. Caro's lack of due diligence and follow through left my mother blind and it could have been prevented had he done his job......THINK TWICE!!
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in Portland, OR
The staff is very friendly and understanding. He explained his diagnosis very well, with vocab a high school graduate could understand. He is there for you, not for making money off you. He does what he thinks is in your best interest. When I had to get surgery, he explained what was going to...more
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in Portland, OR
Dr. Caro has been unreachable for support after my surgery last week. His on-call replacement was unhelpful on Friday when we called to let him know the pain medication was insufficient. Caro didn't prescribe nearly enough pain meds, requiring me to go to the ER to get a prescription. He didn't...more
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