Dr. Jeffrey Paffrath, MD

Dr. Jeffrey Paffrath, MD

Ear, Nose, and Throat  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 54
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Dr. Jeffrey Paffrath, MD is an otolaryngology (ear, nose & throat) specialist in Lakeland, FL and has been practicing for 29 years. He graduated from Jefferson Medical College Of Thomas Jefferson University, Thomas Jefferson University in 1989 and specializes in ear, nose, and throat, otology, and more.

2300 E County Road 540A

Lakeland, FL 33813

Contact Information

(863) 607-3333

Insurance Accepted

  • American General
  • Amerigroup (Wellpoint)
  • Beech Street (Multiplan)
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Humana
  • Medicaid
  • One Health
  • 4 More

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Background Check

No malpractice claims found for Florida
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. Paffrath's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Vertigo
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Paffrath treats Vertigo more than 100% of his peers

Dr. Paffrath treats this condition more than 100% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Benign Paroxyzmal Vertigo of Childhood
  • Benign Positional Vertigo
  • Central Vestibular Vertigo
  • Migrainous Vertigo
Earwax Buildup
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Paffrath treats Earwax Buildup more than 99% of his peers

Dr. Paffrath treats this condition more than 99% of his peers

Ear Disorders
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Paffrath treats Ear Disorders more than 99% of his peers

Dr. Paffrath treats this condition more than 99% of his peers

Dr. Paffrath's conditions and procedures:

Ablation or Excision of Nasal Turbinates
Abscess
Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
Acoustic Neuroma
Acute Laryngitis
Acute Sinusitis
Acute Upper Respiratory Infection
Adenoidectomy
All Headaches (incl. Migraine)
Allergic Reaction
Allergic Rhinitis
Allergies
Antrostomy and Antrotomy (Sinus Surgery)
Autoimmune Diseases
Balloon Sinuplasty
Bell's Palsy
Bone Disorders
Brain Disorders
Broken Nose
Cancer
Cervical Lymph Node Dissection
Cholesteatoma
Chronic Adenoid Infection
Chronic Sinusitis
Chronic Tonsillitis
Cochlear Implant Insertion
Conductive Hearing Loss
Continuous Positive Airway Pressure (CPAP)
Cough
Craniopharyngioma
Deafness
Deviated Septum
Diagnostic Nasal and-or Sinus Endoscopy
Dizziness
Down Syndrome
Dysphagia
Ear Ache
Ear Disorders
Ear Infection
Ear Surgery
Ear Tube Placement
Earwax Buildup
Enlarged Turbinates
ENT Surgery
Ethmoidectomy (Sinus Surgery)
Eustachian Tube Dysfunction
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
Facial Fracture
Fracture
Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease (GERD)
Gastrointestinal Diseases
Head and Neck Cancer
Head and Neck Surgery
Head or Neck Lump or Swelling
Headache
Hearing Aid
Hearing Loss
Hoarse Voice (Dysphonia)
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
Meniere's Disease
Nasal Obstruction
Nasal Polyp
Nasal Septum Surgery (Septoplasty)
Non-Cosmetic Chemodenervation
Nosebleed
Oral Cancer
Otitis Media
Otosclerosis
Outer Ear Infection
Parathyroid (Gland) Disease
Parathyroid (Gland) Tumor: Other than Malignant
Parathyroidectomy
Perforated Eardrum
Perforated Eardrum Repair (Tympanoplasty)
Peritonsillar Abscess
Pulmonary Disease
Salivary Gland Cancer
Salivary Gland Stones and Inflammation
Sinus Disorders
Sinus Surgery
Sinusitis
Sjögren's Syndrome
Sleep Apnea
Sleep Disorders
Snoring
Sore Throat
Sphenoidotomy (Sinus Surgery)
Surgical Procedures
Tempormandibular Joint Pain
Thyroid Cancer
Thyroid Disease
Thyroid Lobectomy
Thyroidectomy
Thyroidectomy or Thyroid Lobectomy
Tinnitus
TMJ
Tonsillectomy
Tonsillitis
Tracheal Surgery
Trigeminal Neuralgia
Vertigo
Vestibule and Floor of Mouth, Excision or Destruction
Vocal Cord Nodule
Vocal Cord Paralysis
Vocal Cord Polyp
Wheezing
Wound Repair

About Me

Care Philosophy

It is very gratifying to treat children and adults with complex ear, nose and throat problems. I enjoy learning from each new experience, carefully striving to improve the quality of life of each patient. Most diagnosis can be made by taking the time to carefully listen to each patient. Jeffrey A. Paffrath, M.D.

Specialties

  • Ear, Nose, and Throat
  • Emergency Medicine
  • Head and Neck Endocrine Surgery
  • Laryngology

Board Certifications

Education

Walter Reed Army Medical Center
Residency Hospital
Tripler Army Medical Center
Internship Hospital
1989
Jefferson Medical College Of Thomas Jefferson University, Thomas Jefferson University
Medical School
1985
Allegheny College
Undergraduate School
1989
1985

Awards

Dr. Paffrath's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Paffrath

3.9

Based on 33 reviews

5 Stars
66.66666666666667%
(22)
4 Stars
3.0303030303030303%
(1)
3 Stars
3.0303030303030303%
(1)
2 Stars
12.121212121212121%
(4)
1 Star
15.151515151515152%
(5)

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Dr. Paffrath inserted tubes in my ears. I'm the dummy here because I agreed, but he provided absolutely no information about the procedure, the implications or the outcome. I learned online that most tubes fall out within a year, but I just learned that some are permanent. I'll have to have these...Read More
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Removed cyst from my ear with no discomfort. Took time to listen, did an excellent job and is a nice person. Highly recommended.
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American General
Amerigroup (Wellpoint)
Amerivantage
Beech Street (Multiplan)
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Network P
Network S
Cigna
Cigna HMO
Cigna PPO
Flexcare
First Health (Coventry Health Care)
Humana
Choice Care
Medicaid
One Health
One Health PPO
Private HealthCare Systems
Signature Health Alliance
Tricare
UnitedHealthCare
United Healthcare PPO

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