Dr. Janette Carpenter, MD

Dr. Janette Carpenter, MD

Ear, Nose, and ThroatFemale

Ear, Nose, and Throat

Dr. Janette Carpenter, MD is a Otolaryngology (Ear, Nose & Throat) Specialist in Grass Valley, CA. She is affiliated with Sierra Nevada Memorial Hospital. Her office accepts new patients and telehealth appointments.

Locations

Dignity Health Medical Group - Sierra Nevada

Dignity Health Medical Group - Sierra Nevada280 Sierra College Dr Ste 105 105 Grass Valley, CA 95945
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  • Explains Conditions Well Patients said this doctor explains conditions well. See reviews
  • Offers Telehealth This provider offers telehealth appointments. Call the office to schedule an appointment.
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Dr. Carpenter's Reviews

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5.0

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I would recommend Dr. Carpenter & I have! She is very knowledgeable, intelligent, professional and warm-hearted! She is exactly what Dignity strives to stand for. What a loss now that she has retired! I hope she is on a path that will give her everything she hopes for. I will miss her.
What went well
  • Appointment scheduling
  • Office environment
  • Staff friendliness
  • Wait times
  • Appointment wasn't rushed
  • Listened & answered questions
  • Explained conditions well
  • Trusted the provider's decisions
What could be improved
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Bonny Davis – Sep 03, 2021
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Dr. Carpenter is a fantastic doctor. She is very friendly and a great listener. She spent a lot of time with me and understood my concerns. I ended up having surgery and my results and recovery were much better than I expected. I would not hesitate to have her care for myself or any member of my family. Our community is lucky to have her and I am very appreciative of the outstanding medical care that I received.
What went well
  • Appointment scheduling
  • Office environment
  • Staff friendliness
  • Wait times
  • Appointment wasn't rushed
  • Listened & answered questions
  • Explained conditions well
  • Trusted the provider's decisions
What could be improved
No results
9 people found this helpful
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Nevada City – Dec 04, 2016
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Dr. Carpenter is a sweetheart. Caring, sharp memory, knowledgeable, and with all that, a beautiful woman! I could never say enough good about her! Oh yes, she is a very good doctor too.
What went well
  • Appointment scheduling
  • Office environment
  • Staff friendliness
  • Appointment wasn't rushed
  • Listened & answered questions
  • Explained conditions well
  • Trusted the provider's decisions
What could be improved
No results
6 people found this helpful
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joannightingale in Grass Valley, CA – May 07, 2016
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My daughter is 23 with Downs Syndrome and Dr. Carpenter was very good with her. She also gave us good advice on how to handle our situation.
What went well
  • Appointment scheduling
  • Office environment
  • Staff friendliness
  • Wait times
  • Appointment wasn't rushed
  • Listened & answered questions
  • Explained conditions well
  • Trusted the provider's decisions
What could be improved
No results
3 people found this helpful
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Grass Valley, CA – Apr 05, 2016
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No malpractice claims found for California
No disciplinary actions found for the years we collect data
No board actions found for the years we collect data
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Dr. Carpenter's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Earwax Buildup
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Carpenter treats Earwax Buildup more than 94% of her peers

Dr. Carpenter treats this condition more than 94% of her peers

Ear Ache
normal
normal

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Carpenter treats Ear Ache more than 89% of her peers

Dr. Carpenter treats this condition more than 89% of her peers

Vertigo
normal
normal

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Carpenter treats Vertigo more than 85% of her peers

Dr. Carpenter treats this condition more than 85% of her peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Benign Paroxyzmal Vertigo of Childhood
  • Benign Positional Vertigo
  • Central Vestibular Vertigo
  • Migrainous Vertigo

Dr. Carpenter's conditions and procedures:

  • Ablation or Excision of Nasal Turbinates
  • Acoustic Neuroma
  • Acute Laryngitis
  • Acute Sinusitis
  • Acute Tonsillitis
  • Adenoidectomy
  • All Headaches (incl. Migraine)
  • Allergic Reaction
  • Allergic Rhinitis
  • Allergies
  • Antrostomy and Antrotomy (Sinus Surgery)
  • Audiometry
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Balloon Sinuplasty
  • Big Ears
  • Bronchoprovocation Test
  • Cancer
  • Carotid Ultrasound
  • Cholesteatoma
  • Chronic Laryngitis
  • Chronic Sinusitis
  • Chronic Tonsillitis
  • Conductive Hearing Loss
  • Cough
  • Deafness
  • Deviated Septum
  • Diagnostic Nasal and-or Sinus Endoscopy
  • Dizziness
  • Drooping Eyelids (Ptosis)
  • Dysphagia
  • Ear Ache
  • Ear Disorders
  • Ear Infection
  • Ear Surgery
  • Ear Tube Placement
  • Earwax Buildup
  • Enlarged Turbinates
  • ENT Cancer
  • ENT Surgery
  • Ethmoidectomy (Sinus Surgery)
  • Eustachian Tube Dysfunction
  • Evaluation and Treatment of Sleep Disorders
  • Excision of Parotid, Sublingual, or Submandibular Gland
  • Excision or Destruction of Tongue Lesion
  • Eyelid Disorders
  • Facial Fracture
  • Fiberoptic Endoscopic Evaluation of Swallowing (FEES)
  • Geographic Tongue
  • Head and Neck Cancer
  • Head and Neck Surgery
  • Head or Neck Lump or Swelling
  • Headache
  • Hearing Loss
  • Hearing Screening
  • Hoarse Voice (Dysphonia)
  • Home Sleep Study
  • Intranasal or Sinus Procedure
  • Laryngeal Cancer
  • Laryngitis
  • Laryngoscopy - Laryngotomy - Laryngectomy - Pharyngolaryngectomy - Pharyngectomy
  • Laryngoscopy and Laryngotomy
  • Larynx Conditions
  • Leukoplakia
  • Loss of Smell and-or Taste
  • Lymph Node Biopsy or Excision
  • Malignant Otitis Externa
  • Maxillary and Malar Fractures
  • Meniere's Disease
  • Middle Ear Implant Candidacy Evaluation
  • Nasal Polyp
  • Nasal Septum Surgery (Septoplasty)
  • Non-Cosmetic Chemodenervation
  • Nosebleed
  • Oral Cancer
  • Oral Cancer Screening
  • Orbital Fracture
  • Otitis Media
  • Outer Ear Infection
  • Parathyroid (Gland) Disease
  • Perforated Eardrum
  • Pharyngitis
  • Postnasal Drip
  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Rhinoseptoplasty
  • Salivary Gland Stones and Inflammation
  • Sinus Disorders
  • Sinus Surgery
  • Sinusitis
  • Sjögren's Syndrome
  • Skin Testing and Screening
  • Sleep Apnea
  • Sphenoidotomy (Sinus Surgery)
  • Swallowing Disorders
  • Throat Cancer (Oropharyngeal)
  • Throat Pain
  • Thyroid Cancer
  • Thyroid Lobectomy
  • Thyroid Scan
  • Thyroid Surgery
  • Thyroidectomy
  • Thyroidectomy or Thyroid Lobectomy
  • Tinnitus
  • TMJ
  • Tongue Cancer
  • Tongue-Tie
  • Tonsil Cancer
  • Tonsillectomy
  • Tonsillitis
  • Ultrasound, Thyroid
  • Vertigo
  • Vestibule and Floor of Mouth, Excision or Destruction
  • Vocal Cord Nodule
  • Vocal Cord Paralysis
  • Vocal Cord Polyp
  • Voice Disorders
  • Wheezing
  • Wound Repair

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Dr. Carpenter accepts the following insurance:

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Aetna PPO
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$0 Cost Share AI-AN (Pathway X - EPO/ Individual Via Exchange)-CA EPO
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Blue Cross (CACare) - Individual-CA HMO
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Blue Cross-CA HMO-POS
Bronze 60 D EPO (Pathway - EPO/ Individual)-CA
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Bronze 60 EPO AI-AN (Pathway X - EPO/ Individual via Exchange)-CA
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Bronze Pathway EPO (Pathway - EPO/ Individual)-CA
Bronze w/ H.S.A (Prudent Buyer PPO/Small Grp)-CA PPO
Dignity Health Custom Advantage-CA HMO
Dignity Health EPO / PPO-CA
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EPO-CA
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Gold 80 EPO AI-AN (Pathway X - EPO/ Individual via Exchange)-CA
Gold Advantage-CA PPO
Gold EPO (Prudent Buyer / Small Grp)-CA PPO
Gold EPO (Prudent Buyer EPO/ Small Grp)-CA
Gold Select (Select / Small Grp)-CA HMO
Lumenos Plans-CA PPO
Major Risk Medical Insurance Program (MRMIP) - Prudent Buyer-CA PPO
MemorialCare Custom-CA PPO
Minimum Coverage D EPO (Pathway - EPO/ Individual)-CA
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National (BlueCard Basic) PPO
National (BlueCard) PPO
Pathway X - EPO Network-CA
PERS Select-CA HMO
PERS Traditional-CA HMO
Platinum (CaliforniaCare HMO/ Small Grp) HMO
Platinum (Prudent Buyer PPO/ Small Grp)-CA PPO
Platinum 90 D EPO (Pathway - EPO/ Individual)-CA
Platinum 90 EPO (Pathway X - EPO/ Individual via Exchange)-CA
Platinum 90 EPO AI-AN (Pathway X - EPO/ Individual via Exchange)-CA
Platinum Select (Select / Small Grp)-CA HMO
Select Plus-CA HMO
Select-CA HMO
Silver (CaliforniaCare HMO/ Small Grp) HMO
Silver 70 EPO (Pathway X - EPO/ Individual via Exchange)-CA
Silver 70 EPO AI-AN (Pathway X - EPO/ Individual via Exchange)-CA
Silver 70 EPO Off Exchange-CA
Silver 73 EPO (Pathway X - EPO/ Individual via Exchange)-CA
Silver 87 EPO (Pathway X - EPO/ Individual via Exchange)-CA
Silver 94 EPO (Pathway X - EPO/ Individual via Exchange)-CA
Silver Advantage-CA PPO
Silver EPO (Prudent Buyer EPO/ Small Grp)-CA
Silver EPO w/ H.S.A (Prudent Buyer/Small Grp)-CA PPO
Silver Select (Select / Small Grp)-CA HMO
Silver w/ H.S.A (Prudent Buyer PPO/Small Grp)-CA PPO
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USC Plan (Two Tiered Network)-CA HMO
Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO
Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield PPO
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Blue Card PPO
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Blue Cross Blue Shield of California PPO
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Health Net PPO
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United Healthcare
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About Me

Care Philosophy

Being an advocate for my patients and educating them as much as possible. I want my patients to be a partner in their care.

Specialties

  • Ear, Nose, and Throat
  • Allergy & Asthma

Board Certifications

Education

UNIVERSITY OF ARIZONA / COLLEGE OF EDUCATION
Medical School

Languages

  • English
  • Spanish

Awards

Frequently Asked Questions

How can I make an appointment with Dr. Janette Carpenter, MD?

Call (530) 248-6081 to make an appointment as a new patient. Click here for more information.

Does Dr. Janette Carpenter, MD offer telehealth services?

Dr. Carpenter has indicated that they offer telehealth. Contact the office to check for eligibility for your needs.

Is Dr. Janette Carpenter, MD accepting new patients?

Dr. Janette Carpenter, MD generally accepts new patients on Healthgrades. You can see Dr. Carpenter's profile to make an appointment.

Does Dr. Janette Carpenter, MD accept my insurance?

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What are Dr. Janette Carpenter, MD's top areas of care?

Dr. Carpenter frequently treats Earwax Buildup, Ear Ache, and Vertigo. See all procedures and conditions Dr. Carpenter treats.

Where is Dr. Janette Carpenter, MD's office located?

Dr. Carpenter's office is located at 280 Sierra College Dr Ste 105 105, Grass Valley, CA 95945. Find other locations and directions on Healthgrades.

What languages does Dr. Janette Carpenter, MD speak?

Dr. Carpenter speaks Spanish and English. View profile to see all.

Affiliated Hospitals

Dr. Carpenter is affiliated with the following hospital. Select the hospital below to learn more.

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Sierra Nevada Memorial Hospital

Grass Valley, CA

69% Patients that would definitely recommend, 1% lower than the national average

2 Awards Received