Dr. John Cho, MD

Dr. John Cho, MD

Ear, Nose, and Throat  ·  
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Age 38
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Dr. John Cho, MD is an otolaryngology (ear, nose & throat) specialist in Honolulu, HI. He graduated from University Of British Columbia / Faculty Of Medicine and specializes in ear, nose, and throat.

888 S King St

Honolulu, HI 96813

Contact Information

(808) 522-4530

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Amerigroup (Wellpoint)
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Buckeye Community Health Plan
  • CareOregon
  • CareSource
  • Cigna
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • Community Health Choice
  • 20 More

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Top Care Areas

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Acute Laryngitis
very high
more than 98% of peers
Laryngitis
very high
more than 96% of peers
Chronic Sinusitis
very high
more than 94% of peers

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1  Specialties

  • Ear, Nose, and Throat

1  Board Certifications

  • Otolaryngology-Head and Neck Surgery
    Accredited by: Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Canada

158  Conditions Treated

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65  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
  • Coblation Tonsillectomy
  • Continuous Positive Airway Pressure (CPAP)
  • Diagnostic Nasal and-or Sinus Endoscopy
  • Ear Reconstruction
  • Ear Surgery
  • Ear Tube Placement
  • Eardrum Repair
  • Earlobe Repair
  • Earwax Removal
  • Endolymphatic Mastoid Shunt
  • Endoscopic Sinus Surgery
  • Endoscopic Sinus Surgery With Navigational System
  • Endoscopic Sinus Surgery Without Navigational System
  • ENT Surgery
  • Ethmoidectomy (Sinus Surgery)
  • Excision of Neck Mass
  • 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
  • Fiberoptic Laryngoscopy
  • Glossectomy
  • Head and Neck Surgery
  • Intranasal or Sinus Procedure
  • Laryngeal Videostroboscopy
  • Laryngoscopy
  • Laryngoscopy - Laryngotomy - Laryngectomy - Pharyngolaryngectomy - Pharyngectomy
  • Laryngoscopy and Laryngotomy
  • Lymph Node Biopsy or Excision
  • Mastoidectomy
  • Microlaryngeal Surgery
  • Microlaryngoscopy
  • Nasal Airway Surgery
  • Nasal Disorder Endoscopy
  • Nasal Packing for Epitaxis
  • Nasal Reconstruction
  • Nasal Septum Surgery (Septoplasty)
  • Nasal Surgery
  • Nasopharyngeal Surgery
  • Nasopharyngoscopy
  • Neck Surgery
  • Nose Plastic Surgery (Rhinoplasty)
  • Oral Cancer Screening
  • Oral Soft Tissue Assessment
  • Oral Surgical Procedures
  • Perforated Eardrum Repair (Tympanoplasty)
  • Posterior Nasal Pack
  • Rhinoscopy
  • Sinonasal Surgery
  • Sinus Surgery
  • Sphenoidotomy (Sinus Surgery)
  • Thyroid Lobectomy
  • Thyroidectomy or Thyroid Lobectomy
  • Tonsillectomy
  • Tracheal Surgery
  • Turbinate Reduction
  • Tympanometry
  • Vestibule and Floor of Mouth, Excision or Destruction

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Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

Healthgrades does not collect malpractice information for Hawaii.

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

  • University Of British Columbia / Faculty Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated
  • University Of Calgary / Faculty Of Medicine
    Residency Hospital | Completed
  • Minn Ear Head Neck Clin Pa/Fairview Riverside Hosp
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed
  • Paparella Ear Head and Neck Institute
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Cho has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Korean

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Cho's Reviews

4.8
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Cho to family and friends
17 total reviews (4 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (17)

  • 5
    (16)
  • 4
    (0)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
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  • 1
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Dr. Cho'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

    Under 10 minutes

Patient Comments (4)

After reviewing all ENT doctors on Oahu, I came across Dr. Cho. I went to see him for a second opinion about nasal polyp removal. And he took the time to explain the exact procedure, and explained the different sinuses that are affected and how. And the morning of the surgery, he took the time to...more
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Dr. CHO IS A GENUINELY CARING SURGEON! He is very kind,explains everything, and did my septoplasty and turbinate reduction surgery with the highest level of competence. He managed my pain and the HORRIFIC headache afterwards. It was from the anesthetic. I am five days post-op, and I have no pain....more
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On a short vacation to Oahu i got a nose bleed that didn't want to stop, something that needed looking at by an ENT which is how i got to meet Dr. Cho. Very happy with how my little nose problem got resolved.
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My father had a very difficult condition and the prognosis was frankly not good. Obviously we were hoping for a miracle which did not occur, but Dr. Cho was completely professional and took the time to carefully explain the causes and mechanism of the condition as well as discuss all possible...more
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