Dr. James Salmon, MD

Dr. James Salmon, MD

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Ear, Nose, and Throat  ·  
Male  ·  
67 y/o
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Dr. James Salmon, MD is an otolaryngology (ear, nose & throat) specialist in Bowling Green, KY and has been practicing for 34 years. He specializes in ear, nose, and throat.

Graves-Gilbert Clinic

201 Park St

Bowling Green, KY 42101
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Insurance Accepted

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

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Top Care Areas

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

Earwax Buildup
very high
more than 98% of peers
Ear Disorders
very high
more than 96% of peers
Hoarse Voice (Dysphonia)
very high
more than 93% of peers

Dr. Salmon'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*

60  Conditions Treated

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25  Procedures

  • Ablation or Excision of Nasal Turbinates
  • Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
  • Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
  • Balloon Sinuplasty
  • Caldwell-Luc Procedure
  • Continuous Positive Airway Pressure (CPAP)
  • Diagnostic Nasal and-or Sinus Endoscopy
  • Ear Surgery
  • Ear Tube Placement
  • ENT Surgery
  • Ethmoidectomy (Sinus Surgery)
  • Excision or Destruction of Palate or Uvula Lesion
  • Excision or Destruction of Pharynx Lesion
  • Excision or Destruction of Tongue Lesion
  • Head and Neck Surgery
  • Intranasal or Sinus Procedure
  • Laryngoscopy - Laryngotomy - Laryngectomy - Pharyngolaryngectomy - Pharyngectomy
  • Laryngoscopy and Laryngotomy
  • Lymph Node Biopsy or Excision
  • Nasal Septum Surgery (Septoplasty)
  • Sinus Surgery
  • Sphenoidotomy (Sinus Surgery)
  • Tonsillectomy
  • Tracheal Surgery
  • Wound Repair

Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

Healthgrades does not collect malpractice information for Kentucky.

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

  • University Of Kentucky
    Medical School | Graduated 1976
  • Roanoke Meml Hospital
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1977
  • North Carolina Baptist Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1984
  • University Ky Med Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1978

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Salmon has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Salmon's Reviews

3.7
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Salmon to family and friends
6 total reviews (3 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (6)

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

Dr. Salmon's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    VERY GOOD
  • Explains condition(s) well

    VERY GOOD
  • Answers questions

    VERY GOOD
  • Time well spent

    VERY GOOD

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    GOOD
  • Office environment

    VERY GOOD
  • Staff friendliness

    VERY GOOD
  • Average wait time

    10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (3)

Dr. Salmon put in four sets of tubes for our son and my son who was age 1-3 at different times, loved him. Our son wasn't scared of him, Dr. Salmon went out of his way to play and make him feel at ease. Dr. Salmon recommend us go see an allergist because our son kept staying congested and...more
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Dr. Didnt seem to listen to complaints. Had a test done and keep getting the run around regarding results.
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Dr. Salmon is pretty awesome at what he does! Made one appointment with him, told him I was having a lot of problems with my tonsils and adenoids, requested to get them taken out! He took a look and said he would take them out. He booked the surgery the following month and took them out! I had zero...more
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