Dr. Jeffrey Kunkes, MD

Dr. Jeffrey Kunkes, MD

Ear, Nose, and Throat  ·  
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Age 66
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Dr. Jeffrey Kunkes, MD is an otolaryngology (ear, nose & throat) specialist in Riverdale, GA and has been practicing for 38 years. He graduated from New York Medical College in 1975 and specializes in ear, nose, and throat, sleep medicine, and more.

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
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Top Care Areas

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

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

Dr. Kunkes'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.

5  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

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26  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
  • Ear Surgery
  • Ear Tube Placement
  • ENT Surgery
  • 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

1.9
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Kunkes to family and friends
14 total reviews (4 have 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)

Horrible! Took my son there for a hearing exam and he didn't spend any time evaluating my son .
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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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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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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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