Dr. Joel Hoffman, MD

Dr. Joel Hoffman, MD

Ear, Nose, and Throat  ·  
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Age 57
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Dr. Joel Hoffman, MD is an otolaryngology (ear, nose & throat) specialist in Cumming, GA and has been practicing for 25 years. He graduated from Indiana University School Of Medicine in 1987 and specializes in ear, nose, and throat, sleep medicine, and more.

4150 Deputy Bill Cantrell Memorial Rd

Cumming, GA 30040

Contact Information

(770) 292-3045

Insurance Accepted

  • Accepts most major Health Plans. Please contact our office for details.
  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Coventry Health Care of Georgia
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Humana
  • MultiPlan
  • UnitedHealthCare

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Top Care Areas

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Nasal Septum Surgery (Septoplasty)
very high
more than 99% of peers
Ablation or Excision of Nasal Turbinates
very high
more than 99% of peers
Intranasal or Sinus Procedure
very high
more than 99% of peers

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Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Hoffman "North Atlanta Ear, Nose and Throat believes in providing the highest quality care with a personal, ethical approach. We strive for excellence in both service and communication. We also are up to date on the latest, most advanced technology in our field. Dr. Joel Hoffman has been providing Ear, Nose and Throat care to the Cumming are for almost 20 years. He values the lasting relationships with his long term patients."

5  Specialties

  • Ear, Nose, and Throat
  • Facial Plastic & Reconstructive Surgery
  • Pediatric Otolaryngology (Ear, Nose & Throat)
  • Rhinology
  • Sleep Medicine

2  Board Certifications

  • Otolaryngology
    Accredited by: American Board of Otolaryngology*
  • Sleep Medicine
    Accredited by: American Board of Medical Specialties*

67  Conditions Treated

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41  Procedures

  • Ablation or Excision of Nasal Turbinates
  • Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
  • Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
  • Adenoidectomy
  • Allergy Testing
  • Allergy Treatment
  • Antrostomy and Antrotomy (Sinus Surgery)
  • Audiometry
  • Balloon Sinuplasty
  • Cervical Lymph Node Dissection
  • Diagnostic Nasal and-or Sinus Endoscopy
  • Ear Surgery
  • Ear Tube Placement
  • Endoscopic Sinus Surgery
  • ENT Surgery
  • Ethmoidectomy (Sinus Surgery)
  • Excision of Parotid, Sublingual, or Submandibular Gland
  • Excision of Submandibular Gland
  • Excision or Destruction of Palate or Uvula Lesion
  • Frenectomy
  • Head and Neck Surgery
  • Intranasal or Sinus Procedure
  • Lymph Node Biopsy or Excision
  • Nasal Septum Surgery (Septoplasty)
  • Nose Plastic Surgery (Rhinoplasty)
  • Septal Perforation Repair
  • Sinus Surgery
  • Skin Biopsy
  • Skin Lesion Biopsy
  • Skin Procedures
  • Sleep Apnea Surgery
  • Sphenoidotomy (Sinus Surgery)
  • Thyroid Lobectomy
  • Thyroid Surgery
  • Thyroidectomy
  • Thyroidectomy or Thyroid Lobectomy
  • Tonsillectomy
  • Tracheostomy
  • Turbinate Reduction
  • Tympanometry
  • Uvulectomy
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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

  • Indiana University School Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1987
  • University Hospitals of Cleveland
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1988
  • University Hospital Of Cleveland
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1993

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
  • Alpha Omega Alpha, 1987
  • Phi Beta Kappa, 1983
Media & Publications

Dr. Hoffman has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Hoffman's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Hoffman

4.3

Based on 79 reviews

5 Stars
81.0126582278481%
(64)
4 Stars
1.2658227848101267%
(1)
3 Stars
1.2658227848101267%
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2 Stars
1.2658227848101267%
(1)
1 Star
15.189873417721518%
(12)

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I am usually slow to write reviews, but felt that this more than warranted it. I saw Dr. Hoffman for severe sinusitis. After initially planning for surgery to clear sinus's and deviated septum and several discussions about procedure i opted for the Balloon sinuplasty. I am a professional musician...Read More
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Craig Stephens in Buford – Aug 15, 2018
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Dr. Hoffman and his entire staff were incredible! I have had sinus issues my entire adult life and at 61 years old decided I'd had enough. Dr. Hoffman performed a balloon procedure and resection - there was no pain during surgery! Healing time went quickly and I am breathing better than I have...Read More
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Cathy Thompson in Ball Ground, GA – Jul 03, 2018
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My 16 year old son has always had trouble breathing out of his nose and large tonsils which were always prone to infection. Dr. Hoffman explained in detail what needed to be done and how much he could help improve my sons issues. He was patient and answered all of our questions and made us feel at...Read More
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Tiffany D. in Cumming, GA – Jun 13, 2018
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I highly recommend Dr. Hoffman. After six months of breathing problems and a whistling sound from my nose, I sought treatment from North Atlanta ENT & Allergy. This decision turned out to be life changing for me. Dr. Hoffman performed surgery to close a perforated septum and correct nasal valve...Read More
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Jeannie in Alpharetta, GA – Jun 11, 2018
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I work in healthcare and at 46 years old this was my first surgery under general. I had a deviated septum repair with septoplasty, turbination and a nasal valve suture. The entire process from start to finish was amazing. DR. Hoffman and Deanna FNP, have excellent communication and client relation...Read More
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Sean K in Lilburn Ga – May 10, 2018
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