Dr. Jeffrey Kunkes, MD

Dr. Jeffrey Kunkes, MD

Ear, Nose, and Throat  |  
Male  |  
Age 66
(14)
Insurances AcceptedSave
Dr. Jeffrey Kunkes, MD is an ear, nose, and throat doctor who practices in Riverdale, GA. He is 66 years old and has been practicing for 38 years.

33 Upper Riverdale Rd SW Ste 10

Riverdale, GA 30274

Contact Information

(678) 902-0222

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Ambetter
  • Amerigroup (Wellpoint)
  • Assurant Health
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Georgia
  • CHAMPVA
  • Cigna
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • 14 More

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Ear Ache
very high
more than 95% of peers
Ear Disorders
very high
more than 91% of peers
Headache
high
more than 89% of peers

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Specialties

  • Ear, Nose, and Throat
  • Allergy & Asthma
  • Pediatric Otolaryngology (Ear, Nose & Throat)
  • Sleep Medicine
  • Sleep Medicine Otolaryngology
2

Board Certifications

  • Otolaryngology
    Accredited by: American Board of Otolaryngology*
  • Sleep Medicine
    Accredited by: American Board of Otolaryngology*
73

Conditions Treated

  • Acute Laryngitis
  • Acute Pharyngitis
  • Acute Sinusitis
  • Acute Tonsillitis
  • All Headaches (incl. Migraine)
  • Allergic Reaction
  • Allergic Rhinitis
  • Allergic Rhinitis Due to Pollen
  • Asthma
  • Bone Disorders
  • Breathing-Related Sleep Disorders
  • Broken Nose
  • Bronchitis
  • COPD (Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease)
  • Cancer
  • Chronic Adenoid Infection
  • Chronic Sinusitis
  • Chronic Tonsillitis
  • Common Cold
  • Conductive Hearing Loss
  • Cough
  • Deafness
  • Dermatitis
  • Deviated Septum
  • Dizziness
  • Dysphagia
  • Ear Ache
  • Ear Disorders
  • Earwax Buildup
  • Enlarged Turbinates
  • Eustachian Tube Dysfunction
  • Facial Fracture
  • Fracture
  • Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease (GERD)
  • Gastrointestinal Diseases
  • Head and Neck Cancer
  • Head or Neck Lump or Swelling
  • Headache
  • Hearing Loss Due to Noise
  • Hoarse Voice (Dysphonia)
  • Labyrinthitis
  • Laryngeal Cancer
  • Laryngitis
  • Larynx Conditions
  • Leukoplakia
  • Loss of Smell and-or Taste
  • Meniere's Disease
  • Nasopharyngitis
  • Nosebleed
  • Otitis Media
  • Otosclerosis
  • Outer Ear Infection
  • Perforated Eardrum
  • Pharyngitis
  • Pollen Allergy
  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Salivary Gland Stones and Inflammation
  • Sinusitis
  • Skin Infections
  • Sleep Apnea
  • Sleep Disorders
  • Sore Throat
  • TMJ
  • Throat Cancer (Hypopharyngeal)
  • Throat Cancer (Nasopharyngeal)
  • Tinnitus
  • Tongue-Tie
  • Tonsil Cancer
  • Tonsillitis
  • Trigeminal Neuralgia
  • Vertigo
  • Vocal Cord Nodule
  • Vocal Cord Polyp

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Procedures

  • Ablation or Excision of Nasal Turbinates
  • Adenoidectomy
  • Allergy Shots
  • Allergy Skin Testing
  • Allergy Testing
  • Allergy Treatment
  • Antrostomy and Antrotomy (Sinus Surgery)
  • Balloon Sinuplasty
  • Caldwell-Luc Procedure
  • Diagnostic Nasal and-or Sinus Endoscopy
  • ENT Surgery
  • Ear Surgery
  • Ear Tube Placement
  • Ethmoidectomy (Sinus Surgery)
  • Excision or Destruction of Palate or Uvula Lesion
  • Frenectomy
  • 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
  • Tonsillectomy
  • Vestibule and Floor of Mouth, Excision or Destruction
  • Wound Repair

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Georgia.

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

  • Tufts Universityi
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1972
  • New York Medical College
    Medical School | Graduated 1975
  • Bronx Municipal Hospital Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1980
  • Washington Hospital Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1977

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Kunkes has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Kunkes' Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Kunkes to family and friends
1.9
based on 14 total reviews (4 with comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (14)

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

Dr. Kunkes' Performance

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

Office & Staff Performance

Scheduling
GOOD
Office environment
VERY GOOD
Staff friendliness
FAIR
Average wait time
16 to 30 minutes

Patient Comments (4)

Atlanta, GA |
Horrible! Took my son there for a hearing exam and he didn't spend any time evaluating my son .
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Decatur, GA |
Terrible. This is doctor (man? ) is a monster. EXTREMELY DISRESPECTFUL. Prescribed medication for unrelated illness. Acting as a Phychiatrist. Got nasty when I questioned him about the meds and other matters. Told me I could not interject. Over talked and insulted me. He made me feel ashame of...more
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in Atlanta, GA |
I have been a patient of Dr. J. Junkets for over 15 years. I trust my Doctor because he listen before he prescribe any medicine and examination. Vietnam veteran who had problems breathing through his right nostril. Dr. Kunkes identified the problem and corrected the problem. Thank you Don't...more
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in ATL, Ga |
It appears the staff was more concerned about receiving a payment versus determining what was wrong with me. The paperwork and insurance verification took 45 minutes and the exam about 10 min, which I felt rushed out of there. I was given meds that I know don't work for me and to top it off they...more
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Dr. Kunkes accepts 23 insurance carriers
  • Aetna
    Advantage
    Advantage 6350
    Aenta HealthFund CDHP and Value Plan Most of Idaho Basic
    Aetna Aexcel
    Aetna EPO
    Aetna HealthFund CDHP
    Aetna HealthFund HDHP
    Aetna HMO
    Aetna POS
  • Ambetter
    HIX
    MHS HIX
    Superior Health Plan
  • Amerigroup (Wellpoint)
    Amerivantage
    Amerivantage Classic Choice + Rx HMO-POS
    Amerivantage Specialty + Rx HMO-SNP
    CareMore Touch Plan HMO 1-SNP
    Medicaid
    Medicaid HMO
  • Assurant Health
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Blue Access
    Blue Access PPO
    Blue Advantage
    Blue Advantage HMO
    Blue Advantage Plus
    Blue Advantage Plus HMO
    Blue Advantage PPO
    Blue Card
    Blue Card PPO
    Blue Care Connection PPO
    Blue Care HMO
    Blue Choice
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Georgia
    Blue Choice HMO
    Blue Choice Option POS
    Blue Open Access POS
  • CHAMPVA
  • Cigna
    Choice Fund PPO
    Cigna EPO
    Cigna Healthcare of Arizona
    Cigna Healthcare of Georgia
    Cigna Healthcare of Georgia HMO
    Cigna Healthcare of Georgia PPO
    Cigna Network
    Cigna POS
    Cigna PPO
    Commercial HMO
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • Coventry Health Care
    Coventry Health America
    Coventry Health America HMO
    Coventry Health America PPO
    Coventry Health and Life Insurance Co HMO
    Coventry Health Care HMO
    Coventry Health Care POS
    Open Access HMO
    Optimum Choice PPO
    SouthCare PPO
    Worker's Compensation / Focus Network PPO
    Worker's Compensation / Focus Network WC
  • EmblemHealth
    Emblem Health
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
    First Health (Coventry Health Care) EPO
    First Health (Coventry Health Care) HMO
    First Health (Coventry Health Care) POS
    First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
    Worker's Compensation PPO
    Worker's Compensation WC
  • Golden Rule
  • Government Employees Health Association (GEHA)
    GEHA
    GEHA Benefit Plan Nationwide High
    GEHA Benefit Plan Nationwide Standard
    GEHA High Deductible Health Plan Nationwide HDHP
    GEHA PPO
  • HealthPartners
  • Humana
    Advantage Plus
    Care Plus
    Choice Care
    Choice Care HMO
    Choice Care Network PPO
    Choice PPO
    Commercial EPO
    Commercial POS
  • Mail Handlers Benefit Plan (MHBP)
  • Medicaid
    Amerigroup
    Care Select
    Healthy Kids
    Managed Care
    Medicaid HMO
  • MultiPlan
    MultiPlan PPO
    PHCS Network PPO
  • Tricare
    Family Health Plan HMO
    Family Health Plan POS
    Family Health Plan PPO
    Prime
    Standard
    Tricare HMO
    Tricare PPO
  • UniCare
  • UnitedHealthCare
    Choice Plus POS
    Navigate HMO
    Navigate POS
    Options PPO
    United Healthcare
  • WellCare

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Hospitals where Dr. Kunkes has admitting privileges

Southern Regional Medical Center
11 Upper Riverdale Rd SW
Riverdale, GA 30274
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