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Dr. Jeffrey Taffet, MD

Dr. Jeffrey Taffet, MD

Ear, Nose, and Throat ·  Male · Age 67


Dr. Jeffrey Taffet, MD is an otolaryngology (ear, nose & throat) specialist in Phoenix, AZ and has been practicing for 40 years. He specializes in ear, nose, and throat.


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(602) 956-1250

Dr. Taffet accepts the following insurance:

AARP
Aetna
Aetna HMO
Ameriben
Arizona Health Care Cost Containment System (AHCCCS)
AHCCCS - AZ Health Care Cost Containment System
Assurant Health
AZ Foundation Medical Care (AZFMC)
AZ Foundation Medical Care (AZFMC) EPO
AZ Foundation Medical Care (AZFMC) PPO
Bankers Life and Casualty
Banner Health
Bashas Benefit Trust
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO
Blue Cross Blue Shield POS
Blue Cross Blue Shield PPO
Care 1st Health Plan
AHCCCS with Prior Authorization
CHAMPVA
Cigna
Cigna Healthcare of Arizona
Cigna HMO
Cigna POS
Cigna PPO
Open Access Plus PPO
Compassionate Care Network (CCN)
Comprehensive Medical and Dental Program (CMDP)
CopperPoint Mutual
Worker's Compensation WC
Coventry Health Care
First Health (Coventry Health Care)
Galaxy Health Network
Health Choice of Arizona
AHCCCS - AZ Health Care Cost Containment System
Health Net
Humana
Gold
Humana HMO
Humana PPO
Indian Health Service
LifeWise
Mail Handlers Benefit Plan (MHBP)
Maricopa Foundation For Medical Care
Mercy Care
AHCCCS - AZ Health Care Cost Containment System
AHCCCS with Prior Authorization
Meritain Health
Administrative Enterprises
MetLife
MetLife PPO
MultiPlan
RAN/AMN
Operating Engineers Health & Welfare Plan
Phoenix Health Plan
AHCCCS - AZ Health Care Cost Containment System
Phoenix Health Plan (w/prior authorization)
Self Pay
Southwest Service Administrators, Inc.
Tricare
TriCare for Life
Triwest
TriCare/TriWest
United Healthcare Community Plan
AHCCCS - AZ Health Care Cost Containment System
AHCCCS Medicaid
UnitedHealthCare
CarePlus
Fiserv
PacifiCare
PacifiCare HMO
PacifiCare POS
PacifiCare PPO
United Healthcare
Zenith Administrators Inc

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Dr. Taffet's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Ablation or Excision of Nasal Turbinates
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Taffet performs Ablation or Excision of Nasal Turbinates more than 93% of his peers

Dr. Taffet performs this procedure more than 93% of his peers

Intranasal or Sinus Procedure
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Taffet performs Intranasal or Sinus Procedure more than 93% of his peers

Dr. Taffet performs this procedure more than 93% of his peers

Ear Disorders
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Taffet treats Ear Disorders more than 92% of his peers

Dr. Taffet treats this condition more than 92% of his peers

Dr. Taffet's conditions and procedures:

  • Ablation or Excision of Nasal Turbinates
  • Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
  • Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
  • Acute Laryngitis
  • Acute Sinusitis
  • Acute Tonsillitis
  • Adenoidectomy
  • All Headaches (incl. Migraine)
  • Allergic Reaction
  • Allergic Rhinitis
  • Antrostomy and Antrotomy (Sinus Surgery)
  • Balloon Sinuplasty
  • Bone Disorders
  • Brain Disorders
  • Broken Nose
  • Cancer
  • Cervical Lymph Node Dissection
  • Cholesteatoma
  • Chronic Laryngitis
  • Chronic Sinusitis
  • Chronic Tonsillitis
  • Conductive Hearing Loss
  • Cough
  • Deafness
  • Deviated Septum
  • Diagnostic Nasal and-or Sinus Endoscopy
  • Dizziness
  • Dysphagia
  • Ear Ache
  • Ear Disorders
  • Ear Surgery
  • Ear Tube Placement
  • Earwax Buildup
  • Enlarged Turbinates
  • ENT Surgery
  • Ethmoidectomy (Sinus Surgery)
  • Eustachian Tube Dysfunction
  • Excision of Facial Bone
  • 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
  • Frenectomy
  • Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease (GERD)
  • Gastrointestinal Diseases
  • Geographic Tongue
  • Head and Neck Cancer
  • Head and Neck Surgery
  • Head or Neck Lump or Swelling
  • Headache
  • Hoarse Voice (Dysphonia)
  • Intranasal or Sinus Procedure
  • Labyrinthitis
  • Laryngeal Cancer
  • Laryngitis
  • Laryngoscopy - Laryngotomy - Laryngectomy - Pharyngolaryngectomy - Pharyngectomy
  • Laryngoscopy and Laryngotomy
  • Larynx Conditions
  • Loss of Smell and-or Taste
  • Lymph Node Biopsy or Excision
  • Meniere's Disease
  • Nasal Septum Surgery (Septoplasty)
  • Nose Plastic Surgery (Rhinoplasty)
  • Nosebleed
  • Oral Cancer
  • Otitis Media
  • Otosclerosis
  • Outer Ear Infection
  • Parathyroid (Gland) Tumor: Other than Malignant
  • Perforated Eardrum
  • Peritonsillar Abscess
  • Pharyngitis
  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Salivary Gland Cancer
  • Salivary Gland Stones and Inflammation
  • Sinus Surgery
  • Sinusitis
  • Sleep Apnea
  • Sleep Disorders
  • Snoring
  • Sore Throat
  • Sphenoidotomy (Sinus Surgery)
  • Throat Cancer (Nasopharyngeal)
  • Thyroid Cancer
  • Thyroid Surgery
  • Thyroidectomy
  • Thyroidectomy or Thyroid Lobectomy
  • Tinnitus
  • Tongue-Tie
  • Tonsil Cancer
  • Tonsillectomy
  • Tonsillitis
  • Tracheal Surgery
  • Vertigo
  • Vestibule and Floor of Mouth, Excision or Destruction
  • Vocal Cord Nodule
  • Vocal Cord Paralysis
  • Vocal Cord Polyp
  • Wound Repair

About Me

Biography

Dr. Jeffrey Taffet, MD is an otolaryngology (ear, nose & throat) specialist in Phoenix, AZ and has been practicing for 40 years. He specializes in ear, nose, and throat.

Specialties

  • Ear, Nose, and Throat

Education

Brookdale Hospital Medical Center
Fellowship Hospital
Beth Israel Medical Center
Residency Hospital
United Hospitals Medical Center
Internship Hospital
1979
Univ De Monterrey, Fac De Med
Medical School
1979

Languages

  • Spanish
  • English

Dr. Taffet's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Taffet

3.7

Based on 40 reviews

5 Stars
65%
(26)
4 Stars
2.5%
(1)
3 Stars
0%
(0)
2 Stars
2.5%
(1)
1 Star
30%
(12)

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I have been told that he is an excellent surgeon however he lacks people skills. He was impatient. Did little research before making blanket statements. Tried to give me medication I reported I am allergic to. In general very gruff.
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After two and a half decades of awful migraines and sinus infections, I finally found the best ENT specialist that was spot on with my diagnosis, short and long treatment plan, and when I was ready (no pressure ever provided by staff), I opted for the Septoplasty surgery thanks to Dr Taffet sense...Read More
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I’ve been in the office twice now and still no answers or true help. They can’t even send my prescription over and when I call (3 times now) I kept being told someone will call me. How hard is it to send my info to the pharmacy? First visit nothing was given and I was told I had to wait 3 weeks for...Read More
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Very professional explained exactly what was going to happen in sequence. Would highly recommend.
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I took my children in for PC tubes when they were very young, and had very good service. Years later a child needed an ENT again. Not only was the audiologist rude to my child, but so was Dr. Taffet! He never once spoke to my 11yo son, to see if there was a problem he was experiencing. Instead,...Read More
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