Dr. Joan Coker, MD

Dr. Joan Coker, MD

Ear, Nose, and Throat  |  
Female  |  
Age 53
(28)
Insurances AcceptedSave
Dr. Joan Coker, MD is an ear, nose, and throat doctor who practices in Wilmington, DE. She is 53 years old and has been practicing for 17 years.

1401 Foulk Rd Ste 205

Wilmington, DE 19803

Contact Information

(302) 998-0300

Insurance Accepted

  • AARP
  • Aetna
  • Alliance Health Care
  • American International Group (AIG)
  • Assurant Health
  • Bankers Life and Casualty
  • Benefit Concepts
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • CHAMPVA
  • 22 More

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Top Care Areas

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Outer Ear Infection
very high
more than 99% of peers
Loss of Smell and-or Taste
very high
more than 99% of peers
Postnasal Drip
very high
more than 99% of peers

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Specialties

  • 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 Laryngitis
  • Acute Sinusitis
  • Acute Tonsillitis
  • Acute Upper Respiratory Infection
  • All Headaches (incl. Migraine)
  • Allergic Reaction
  • Allergic Rhinitis
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Bell's Palsy
  • Broken Nose
  • Cancer
  • Cholesteatoma
  • Chronic Adenoid Infection
  • Chronic Laryngitis
  • Chronic Sinusitis
  • Chronic Tonsillitis
  • Conductive Hearing Loss
  • Cough
  • Deafness
  • Deviated Septum
  • Dizziness
  • Dysphagia
  • Ear Ache
  • Ear Disorders
  • Earwax Buildup
  • Enlarged Turbinates
  • Eustachian Tube Dysfunction
  • Facial Fracture
  • Fracture
  • Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease (GERD)
  • Gastrointestinal Diseases
  • Geographic Tongue
  • Head and Neck Cancer
  • Head or Neck Lump or Swelling
  • Headache
  • Hoarse Voice (Dysphonia)
  • Labyrinthitis
  • Laryngeal Cancer
  • Laryngitis
  • Larynx Conditions
  • Leukoplakia
  • Loss of Smell and-or Taste
  • Malignant Bone Cancer of the Skull, Face, and Jaw
  • Meniere's Disease
  • Nosebleed
  • Oral Cancer
  • Osteosarcoma
  • Otitis Media
  • Outer Ear Infection
  • Parathyroid (Gland) Disease
  • Parathyroid (Gland) Tumor: Other than Malignant
  • Parathyroid Cancer
  • Perforated Eardrum
  • Peritonsillar Abscess
  • Pharyngitis
  • Postnasal Drip
  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Salivary Gland Cancer
  • Salivary Gland Stones and Inflammation
  • Sinusitis
  • Sjögren's Syndrome
  • Sleep Apnea
  • Sleep Disorders
  • Soft Tissue Sarcoma
  • Soft Tissue Sarcoma of Head, Face, and Neck
  • Sore Throat
  • TMJ
  • Throat Cancer (Hypopharyngeal)
  • Throat Cancer (Nasopharyngeal)
  • Throat Cancer (Oropharyngeal)
  • Thyroid Cancer
  • Tinnitus
  • Tongue Cancer
  • Tongue-Tie
  • 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
  • Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
  • Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
  • Adenoidectomy
  • Antrostomy and Antrotomy (Sinus Surgery)
  • Caldwell-Luc Procedure
  • Cervical Lymph Node Dissection
  • 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
  • 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)
  • Non-Cosmetic Chemodenervation
  • Parathyroidectomy
  • Sinus Surgery
  • Thyroid Lobectomy
  • Thyroidectomy
  • Thyroidectomy or Thyroid Lobectomy
  • Tonsillectomy
  • Tracheal Surgery
  • Uvulectomy
  • Vestibule and Floor of Mouth, Excision or Destruction
  • Wound Repair

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Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

Healthgrades does not collect malpractice information for Delaware.

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

  • Tuskegee University
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1994
  • Medical College of Ohio
    Medical School | Graduated 1994
  • howard university hospital
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1994
  • Chas R Drew University Med and Science
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1999
  • Martin Luther King Jr. Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1999
  • Standford Univ School of Med
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 2001

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Coker has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Coker's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Coker to family and friends
4.8
based on 28 total reviews (6 with comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (28)

  • 5
    (26)
  • 4
    (0)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
    (1)
  • 1
    (1)

Dr. Coker's Performance

Trustworthiness
EXCELLENT
Explains condition(s) well
EXCELLENT
Answers Questions
EXCELLENT
Time well spent
EXCELLENT

Office & Staff Performance

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

Patient Comments (6)

Newark, Delaware |
Did not have the opportunity to see Dr Coker who came highly recommended. I called the office to set up an appointment and it appears the receptionist was having trouble with their "new system". I was placed on hold 3 times and had to give my information each time. The final hold time was without...more
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Newark, DE |
Took time to listen and explain diagnosis. Compassionate & genuine. Hands down the best doctor I have seen in this practice. The others I saw here were incompetent & actually made stuff up! Diagnosing things w/o having the actual info 2 do so! I wish she did surgery as she's the only I'd go back to...more
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in Dover, DE |
I had a deviated septum caused by a childhood injury which became life threatening due to other age related problems. I knew I needed the procedure if I was to have a better quality of life but was afraid. From the moment I walked into Dr. Coker's office the staff was very friendly. Dr. Coker put...more
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in Wilmington |
She the best
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in Wilmington, DE |
Dr. Coker was easy to talk to and her explanation of my hearing results was clear, My experience was very pleasan, and I will not hesitate to make future appointments.
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Now Accepting New Patients
Dr. Coker accepts 31 insurance carriers
  • AARP
  • Aetna
    Aetna HMO
    Choice Plus POS II
    Select
  • Alliance Health Care
  • American International Group (AIG)
  • Assurant Health
  • Bankers Life and Casualty
  • Benefit Concepts
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Blue Card PPO
  • CHAMPVA
  • Cigna
    Cigna HMO
    Cigna PPO
    Open Access Plus
  • Cigna-HealthSpring
    Medicare Choice Plus PPO
  • CoreSource
  • Coventry Health Care
    Coventry Health America PPO
  • Devon Health
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
    First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
  • Freedom Health
    Freedom Network
  • HealthSmart
  • Highmark Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Community Blue PPO
  • Mail Handlers Benefit Plan (MHBP)
  • Medicaid
  • Meritain Health
  • MultiPlan
    MultiPlan PPO
    PHCS Network PPO
  • QualCare
  • Starmark
  • State Farm
  • Sterling Life Insurance Company
    Sterling
  • Teamsters or other Unions
  • TPA
  • Tricare
  • Tufts Health Plan
    Tufts Health Plans
  • United Healthcare Community Plan

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Hospitals where Dr. Coker has admitting privileges

Christiana Care Health System - Christiana Hospital
4755 Ogletown-Stanton Road
Newark, DE 19718
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Saint Francis Hospital
701 N Clayton St
Wilmington, DE 19805
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Wilmington Hospital
501 W 14th St
Wilmington, DE 19801
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