Dr. Joel Jaffe, MD

Dr. Joel Jaffe, MD

Ear, Nose, and Throat  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 68
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Dr. Joel Jaffe, MD is an otolaryngology (ear, nose & throat) specialist in Trenton, NJ and has been practicing for 39 years. He graduated from Temple University School of Medicine in 1975 and specializes in ear, nose, and throat.

8 Quakerbridge Plz

Trenton, NJ 08619

Contact Information

(609) 890-7800

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Amerihealth
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Capital Blue Cross
  • Cigna
  • Coventry Health Care
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Highmark Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Horizon Blue Cross Blue Shield of New Jersey
  • 3 More

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Top Care Areas

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Nosebleed
very high
more than 99% of peers
Deviated Septum
very high
more than 98% of peers
Labyrinthitis
very high
more than 95% of peers

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1  Specialties

  • Ear, Nose, and Throat

1  Board Certifications

  • Otolaryngology
    Accredited by: American Board of Otolaryngology*

66  Conditions Treated

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29  Procedures

  • Ablation or Excision of Nasal Turbinates
  • Adenoidectomy
  • Antrostomy and Antrotomy (Sinus Surgery)
  • Balloon Sinuplasty
  • Cervical Lymph Node Dissection
  • Continuous Positive Airway Pressure (CPAP)
  • Diagnostic Nasal and-or Sinus Endoscopy
  • Ear Surgery
  • Ear Tube Placement
  • ENT Surgery
  • Ethmoidectomy (Sinus Surgery)
  • Excision of Parotid, Sublingual, or Submandibular Gland
  • Excision or Destruction of Palate or Uvula Lesion
  • Excision or Destruction of Pharynx Lesion
  • Frenectomy
  • Head and Neck Surgery
  • Intranasal or Sinus Procedure
  • Lymph Node Biopsy or Excision
  • Nasal Septum Surgery (Septoplasty)
  • Nose Plastic Surgery (Rhinoplasty)
  • Perforated Eardrum Repair (Tympanoplasty)
  • Sinus Surgery
  • Sphenoidotomy (Sinus Surgery)
  • Thyroidectomy
  • Thyroidectomy or Thyroid Lobectomy
  • Tonsillectomy
  • Tracheal Surgery
  • Uvulectomy
  • Wound Repair

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for New Jersey.

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

  • Temple University School of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1975
  • Temple Hospital
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1976
  • Temple Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1979

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Jaffe has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Jaffe's Reviews

2.7
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Jaffe to family and friends
30 total reviews (4 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (30)

  • 5
    (12)
  • 4
    (0)
  • 3
    (1)
  • 2
    (0)
  • 1
    (17)

Dr. Jaffe's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    GOOD
  • Explains condition(s) well

    GOOD
  • Answers questions

    GOOD
  • Time well spent

    GOOD

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    GOOD
  • Office environment

    GOOD
  • Staff friendliness

    GOOD
  • Average wait time

    16 to 30 minutes

Patient Comments (4)

I went to see Dr. Jaffe with an ear infection that had caused hearing loss in one ear. He was very flippant, and his response to me was "You'll live!" My family doctor eventually put me in a different antibiotic, and my ear eventually got better. I was totally disappointed with the care I...more
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To say no bedside manner would be a compliment. I waited both times for over an hour. The staff were friendly but he was rude. For the first time visiting you would think he would take all the symptoms I described and talk to me about it but he treated me like an inconvenience. I gave him a culture...more
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Dr Jaffe has absolutely no bedside manner. He is abrupt and abrasive and acts like you are insignificant. The appointment lasted all of 15 minutes even with an endoscope which he shoved up each sinus without caring about the pain he was inflicting. His nurse kept huffing and puffing because my...more
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Always awesome for many, many years
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