Dr. Jay Dunfield, MD

Dr. Jay Dunfield, MD

Ear, Nose, and Throat  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 57
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Dr. Jay Dunfield, MD is an otolaryngology (ear, nose & throat) specialist in Lees Summit, MO and has been practicing for 23 years. He graduated from Univ Of Ks Sch Of Med in 1989 and specializes in ear, nose, and throat.

3340 NE Ralph Powell Rd

Lees Summit, MO 64064

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

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

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Top Care Areas

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

Earwax Buildup
very high
more than 99% of peers
Laryngitis
very high
more than 97% of peers
Ear Disorders
very high
more than 93% of peers

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1  Specialties

  • Ear, Nose, and Throat

1  Board Certifications

  • Otolaryngology
    Accredited by: American Board of Otolaryngology*

69  Conditions Treated

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33  Procedures

  • Ablation or Excision of Nasal Turbinates
  • Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
  • Adenoidectomy
  • Antrostomy and Antrotomy (Sinus Surgery)
  • Balloon Sinuplasty
  • Caldwell-Luc Procedure
  • Cervical Lymph Node Dissection
  • Diagnostic Nasal and-or Sinus Endoscopy
  • Ear Surgery
  • Ear Tube Placement
  • ENT Surgery
  • Ethmoidectomy (Sinus Surgery)
  • Excision of Parotid, Sublingual, or Submandibular Gland
  • 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
  • Lip, Excision or Resection
  • Lymph Node Biopsy or Excision
  • Nasal Septum Surgery (Septoplasty)
  • Parathyroidectomy
  • Perforated Eardrum Repair (Tympanoplasty)
  • Sinus Surgery
  • Sphenoidotomy (Sinus Surgery)
  • Thyroid Lobectomy
  • Thyroidectomy
  • Thyroidectomy or Thyroid Lobectomy
  • Tonsillectomy
  • Tracheal Surgery
  • Uvulectomy
  • Vestibule and Floor of Mouth, Excision or Destruction
  • Wound Repair

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Background Check

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0 Sanctions

No sanctions history found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

0 Board Actions

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Education

  • Kansas State University
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1984
  • Univ Of Ks Sch Of Med
    Medical School | Graduated 1989
  • Spectrum Health-Butterworth Hospital
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1990
  • Indiana Univ
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1995
  • Spectrum Health-Butterworth Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1992

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Dunfield has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Dunfield's Reviews

3.3
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Dunfield to family and friends
23 total reviews (5 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (23)

  • 5
    (13)
  • 4
    (0)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
    (0)
  • 1
    (10)

Dr. Dunfield's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    VERY GOOD
  • Explains condition(s) well

    VERY GOOD
  • Answers questions

    GOOD
  • Time well spent

    GOOD

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    VERY GOOD
  • Office environment

    VERY GOOD
  • Staff friendliness

    VERY GOOD
  • Average wait time

    10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (5)

Did my nasal sinus surgery. Excellent job.
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I wouldn't recommend Dr. Quack to anyone. He was as arrogant as any professional I have ever been to. Misdiagnosed me with acid reflux when I had throat cancer. According to Dr. Quack on my second visit 6 months after my first appointment I just needed to keep taking my acid reflux medicine. I had...more
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I saw Dr. Dunfield in late fall 2013 and I will never forget that experience. He was arrogant and aloof. He did not introduce himself, did not look at me, but just stared at the chart in his hands. Then he says, "What can I do for you?" I seriously felt like I was "bothering" him and he probably...more
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Great chairside manner and thorough explanation of treatment options. Would recommend to anyone.
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Dr. Dunfield has performed ear surgery on my husband, and taken care of my mother also.We feel he is the best ENT we have been to.
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