Dr. Jeffrey Sawyer, MD

Dr. Jeffrey Sawyer, MD

Otolaryngology-Head and Neck Surgery  |  
Male  |  
Age 64
(41)
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Dr. Jeffrey Sawyer, MD is an otolaryngology-head and neck surgery doctor who practices in Glastonbury, CT. He is 64 years old and has been practicing for 34 years.Read his story

300 Hebron Ave Ste 202

Glastonbury, CT 06033

Contact Information

(860) 659-2759

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Anthem
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Connecticare
  • EmblemHealth
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Harvard Pilgrim Health Care
  • Humana
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Earwax Buildup
very high
more than 99% of peers
Otitis Media
very high
more than 99% of peers
Ear Disorders
very high
more than 99% of peers

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Dr. Sawyer's bio

This content was provided by Dr. Sawyer "Dr. Jeffrey A. Sawyer graduated from University of Pennsylvania and Tufts University School of Medicine. He interned at the New England Medical Center Hospital in Ear, Nose and Throat, and Head and Neck Surgery; completed his residency at Boston University affiliated Hospitals; and is Board Certified. Dr. Sawyer has been serving the Greater Hartford community for nearly thirty years, treating patients of all ages, from newborns, to senior citizens. He believes 'the practice of medicine is about restoring and improving the quality of life". Dr. Sawyer notes that thanks to the dynamic advances in medicine, his is able to offer his patients a number of new and more advanced procedures, with less invasion, for the control of common and complex ENT conditions, such as balloon sinuplasty, a state of the art treatment for chronic sinus sufferers. An F.A.C.S. diplomat, Dr. Sawyer is attending physician at Hartford Hospital, Connecticut Children's Hospital, Manchester Memorial Hospital and an associate clinical professor at the University of Connecticut School of Medicine, ENT Residency Program."

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Specialties

  • Otolaryngology-Head and Neck Surgery
  • Ear, Nose, and Throat
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Board Certifications

  • Otolaryngology
    Accredited by: American Board of Otolaryngology*
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Conditions Treated

  • Abscess
  • Acoustic Neuroma
  • Acute Sinusitis
  • Acute Upper Respiratory Infection
  • All Headaches (incl. Migraine)
  • Allergic Reaction
  • Allergic Rhinitis
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Bell's Palsy
  • Bone Cancer
  • Bone Disorders
  • Brain Disorders
  • Broken Nose
  • Cancer
  • Cholesteatoma
  • Chronic Laryngitis
  • Chronic Sinusitis
  • Chronic Tonsillitis
  • Cleft Palate
  • Conductive Hearing Loss
  • Cough
  • Deafness
  • Deviated Septum
  • Dizziness
  • Down Syndrome
  • Dysphagia
  • Ear Ache
  • Ear Disorders
  • Earwax Buildup
  • Enlarged Turbinates
  • Eustachian Tube Dysfunction
  • Facial Fracture
  • Fracture
  • Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease (GERD)
  • Gastrointestinal Diseases
  • Gum Cancer
  • Head and Neck Cancer
  • Head and Neck Tumor
  • Head or Neck Lump or Swelling
  • Headache
  • Hoarse Voice (Dysphonia)
  • Laryngeal Cancer
  • Laryngitis
  • Larynx Conditions
  • Leukoplakia
  • Lip Cancer
  • Loss of Smell and-or Taste
  • Malignant Bone Cancer of the Skull, Face, and Jaw
  • Maxillary and Malar Fractures
  • Meniere's Disease
  • Nosebleed
  • Oral Cancer
  • Oral and-or Facial Cleft
  • Osteosarcoma
  • Otitis Media
  • Otosclerosis
  • Outer Ear Infection
  • Perforated Eardrum
  • Peritonsillar Abscess
  • Pharyngitis
  • Postnasal Drip
  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Salivary Gland Cancer
  • Salivary Gland Stones and Inflammation
  • Sinus Disorders
  • Sinusitis
  • Sjögren's Syndrome
  • Sleep Apnea
  • Sleep Disorders
  • Soft Tissue Sarcoma
  • Sore Throat
  • TMJ
  • Throat Cancer (Nasopharyngeal)
  • Throat Cancer (Oropharyngeal)
  • Tinnitus
  • Tongue Cancer
  • Tonsil Cancer
  • Tonsillitis
  • Trigeminal Neuralgia
  • Vertigo
  • Vocal Cord Nodule
  • Vocal Cord Paralysis
  • Vocal Cord Polyp
  • Wheezing

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Procedures

  • Ablation or Excision of Nasal Turbinates
  • Adenoidectomy
  • Antrostomy and Antrotomy (Sinus Surgery)
  • Balloon Sinuplasty
  • Caldwell-Luc Procedure
  • Cervical Lymph Node Dissection
  • Continuous Positive Airway Pressure (CPAP)
  • Diagnostic Nasal and-or Sinus Endoscopy
  • ENT Surgery
  • Ear Surgery
  • Ear Tube Placement
  • 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
  • Frenectomy
  • Glossectomy
  • Head and Neck Surgery
  • Intranasal or Sinus Procedure
  • Laryngoscopy - Laryngotomy - Laryngectomy - Pharyngolaryngectomy - Pharyngectomy
  • Laryngoscopy and Laryngotomy
  • Lip, Excision or Resection
  • Lymph Node Biopsy or Excision
  • Nasal Septum Surgery (Septoplasty)
  • Nose Plastic Surgery (Rhinoplasty)
  • Perforated Eardrum Repair (Tympanoplasty)
  • Sinus Surgery
  • Sphenoidotomy (Sinus Surgery)
  • Thyroid Lobectomy
  • Thyroidectomy or Thyroid Lobectomy
  • Tonsillectomy
  • Tracheal Surgery
  • Vestibule and Floor of Mouth, Excision or Destruction
  • Wound Repair

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Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Connecticut.

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

  • Perelman School Of Medicine University Of Pennsylvania
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1975
  • Tufts University
    Medical School | Graduated 1979
  • New England Medical Center
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1980
  • Boston University School Of Medicine
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1984

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Sawyer has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Sawyer's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Sawyer to family and friends
3.5
based on 41 total reviews (8 with comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (41)

  • 5
    (25)
  • 4
    (0)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
    (2)
  • 1
    (14)

Dr. Sawyer's Performance

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

Office & Staff Performance

Scheduling
VERY GOOD
Office environment
VERY GOOD
Staff friendliness
VERY GOOD
Average wait time
10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (8)

Vernon Rockville, CT |
Uncaring, rude, and arrogant doctor that one does not see often. I am surprised his rating is 3/5, I hope he did not register for numerous email accounts and rated himself. I do not recommend this doctor to anyone.
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Glastonbury, CT |
rude and disrespectful
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Middletown, CT |
Unhappy with his service and disposition. Mocked me for broaching I would research the condition he said someone I took to see him had. Also, he charged over $300 for a "consultation" that never happened. Only question he asked me when I went in for clogged ear w minor pain was "do I grind my...more
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in Colchester, CT |
I have been in to see Dr sawyer on a few occasions for hearing loss/tinnitus, I found he was very knowledgeable and would recommend him.
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in Glastonbury, CT |
I am an RN. I have been seeing Dr. Sawyer for many years. I continue with him because he listens to me, his diagnosis is right on, his treatment plans are logical and easy to follow. His office staff is easy to reach, kind and accommodating.
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Now Accepting New Patients
Dr. Sawyer accepts 12 insurance carriers
  • Aetna
    Aetna HMO
    Choice Plus POS II
  • Anthem
    Pathway X Ind PPO Direct Access CT
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Blue Card PPO
  • Cigna
    Cigna HMO
    Cigna PPO
    Great West Healthcare-Cigna PPO
    Open Access Plus
  • Connecticare
    Connecticare HMO
    Connecticare POS
  • EmblemHealth
    GHI PPO
    Health Insurance Plan of Greater New York (HIP) PPO
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
    First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
  • Harvard Pilgrim Health Care
    Harvard Pilgrim Health Care PPO
  • Humana
    Choice Care PPO
  • MultiPlan
    MultiPlan PPO
    PHCS Network PPO
  • Oxford Health Plans
    Freedom Plan
  • UnitedHealthCare
    Choice Plus POS
    Navigate HMO
    Navigate POS
    Options PPO
    Oxford Liberty

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Hospitals where Dr. Sawyer has admitting privileges

Connecticut Children's Medical Center
282 Washington St
Hartford, CT 06106
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Hartford Hospital
80 Seymour St
Hartford, CT 06102
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Manchester Memorial Hospital
71 Haynes St
Manchester, CT 06040
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