Dr. John Lanza, MD

Dr. John Lanza, MD

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Ear, Nose, and Throat  |  
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55 y/o
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Dr. John Lanza, MD is an ear, nose, and throat doctor who practices in Fort Pierce, FL. He is 55 years old and has been practicing for 24 years.Read his story

South Coast Ear Nose & Throat

2100 Nebraska Ave Ste 203

Fort Pierce, FL 34950
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Accepted insurance

  • Aetna
  • Ambetter
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Florida
  • Cigna
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Humana
  • MultiPlan

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Nosebleed
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more than 99% of peers
Dizziness
very high
more than 99% of peers
Vertigo
very high
more than 99% of peers

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Dr. Lanza's bio

This content was provided by Dr. Lanza "Graduated from Fordham University, NYC, as the recipient of the first Scholar Athlete (Football) as well as a member of the National Jesuit Honor Society, (Alpha Sigma Nu). Received my MD from the University of Rochester School of Medicine. Completed a 6 year residency in Otolaryngology, Head and Neck Surgery at SUNY Downsate in NYC. Have completed additional advanced training in the use of Ballon Dilation of the sinuses, trachea and Eustachian tube. Have served on numerous local, state and national committees dealing with medical device safety, correct coding education and surgical quality assurance. Have received prestigious awards including Otolaryngologist of the year from the Network of Florida Otolaryngologists. Voted by my peers as an Outstanding Otolaryngologist in America's Top Doctors by Castle Connolly. Have served numerous local and civic organizations including the Deaf Service Center of the Treasure Coast, and the HANDS clinic of ST Lucie County. "

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Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Lanza "South Coast Ear, Nose & Throat strives to provide superior and compassionate care for patients with disorders of the ears, nose and throat. We serve all of our adult and pediatric patients with courtesy and empathy, using the most advanced equipment and techniques while maintaining the highest ethical standards. Our Physicians and staff are dedicated to exceeding our patients expectations and improving our patients quality of life."
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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
  • Acute Laryngitis
  • Acute Sinusitis
  • Acute Tonsillitis
  • Acute Upper Respiratory Infection
  • Allergic Rhinitis
  • Allergies
  • Balance Disorders
  • Bell's Palsy
  • Broken Nose
  • Cholesteatoma
  • Chronic Adenoid Infection
  • Chronic Cough
  • Chronic Laryngitis
  • Chronic Sinusitis
  • Chronic Tonsillitis
  • Clicking of Temporomandibular Joint
  • Common Cold
  • Conductive Hearing Loss
  • Congestion
  • Cough
  • Deafness
  • Deviated Septum
  • Dizziness
  • Dysphagia
  • Ear Ache
  • Ear Disorders
  • Ear Infection
  • Earwax Buildup
  • Enlarged Turbinates
  • Eustachian Tube Dysfunction
  • Foreign Body in Nose
  • Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease (GERD)
  • Gum Cancer
  • Head and Neck Cancer
  • Head or Neck Lump or Swelling
  • Hearing Loss
  • Hearing Loss Due to Noise
  • Hoarse Voice (Dysphonia)
  • Hyperacusis
  • Labyrinthitis
  • Laryngeal Cancer
  • Laryngitis
  • Larynx Conditions
  • Leukoplakia
  • Lip Cancer
  • Loss of Smell and-or Taste
  • Loss of Voice or Hoarse Voice
  • Lump
  • Meniere's Disease
  • Mouth Lesions
  • Mouth Ulcer
  • Nosebleed
  • Oral Cancer
  • Otitis Media
  • Otosclerosis
  • Outer Ear Infection
  • Parathyroid (Gland) Tumor: Other than Malignant
  • Perforated Eardrum
  • Perilymph Fistula (PLF)
  • Peritonsillar Abscess
  • Pharyngitis
  • Polyps
  • Postnasal Drip
  • Salivary Gland Cancer
  • Salivary Gland Stones and Inflammation
  • Sinusitis
  • Skin Cancer
  • Sleep Apnea
  • Sleep Disorders
  • Snoring
  • Sore Throat
  • Throat Cancer (Hypopharyngeal)
  • Throat Cancer (Nasopharyngeal)
  • Throat Cancer (Oropharyngeal)
  • Thyroid Cancer
  • Tinnitus
  • Tongue Cancer
  • Tongue-Tie
  • Tonsil Cancer
  • Tonsil Disorders
  • Tonsillitis
  • Vertigo
  • Vocal Cord Nodule
  • Vocal Cord Paralysis
  • Vocal Cord Polyp

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Procedures

  • Ablation or Excision of Nasal Turbinates
  • Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
  • Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
  • Adenoidectomy
  • Allergy Shots
  • Allergy Testing
  • Antrostomy and Antrotomy (Sinus Surgery)
  • Audiometry
  • Balloon Sinuplasty
  • Botox® Injection
  • Caldwell-Luc Procedure
  • Cervical Lymph Node Dissection
  • Collagen Injection
  • Diagnostic Nasal and-or Sinus Endoscopy
  • ENT Surgery
  • Ear Surgery
  • Ear Tube Placement
  • Earwax Removal
  • Endoscopic Sinus Surgery
  • Ethmoidectomy (Sinus Surgery)
  • Excision of Parotid, Sublingual, or Submandibular Gland
  • Excision of Skin Lesion
  • Excision or Destruction of Palate or Uvula Lesion
  • Excision or Destruction of Pharynx Lesion
  • Excision or Destruction of Tongue Lesion
  • Glossectomy
  • Head and Neck Surgery
  • Incision and Removal of Foreign Object
  • Intranasal or Sinus Procedure
  • Laryngoscopy - Laryngotomy - Laryngectomy - Pharyngolaryngectomy - Pharyngectomy
  • Laryngoscopy and Laryngotomy
  • Lymph Node Biopsy or Excision
  • Nasal Septum Surgery (Septoplasty)
  • Paracentesis
  • Removal of Foreign Body from Ear
  • Sinus Surgery
  • Sphenoidectomy (Sinus Surgery)
  • Sphenoidotomy (Sinus Surgery)
  • Thyroid Lobectomy
  • Thyroid Surgery
  • 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

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Florida.

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

  • Fordham University
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1984
  • University Of Rochester School Of Medicine and Dentistry
    Medical School | Graduated 1988
  • SUNY Downstate Medical Center
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1989
  • SUNY Downstate Medical Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1994

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Lanza has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Lanza's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Lanza to family and friends
4.6
based on 52 total reviews (7 with comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (52)

  • 5
    (45)
  • 4
    (2)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
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  • 1
    (5)

Dr. Lanza'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 (7)

in Port St Lucie, Fl. |
We met Dr. Lanza while a family member was in the hospital. He is an exceptional physician and has a very caring and compassionate bed side manner. He gave us the time we needed, answered all of our questions and never acted as though he was in a hurry to leave or that any of our questions were...more
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in Port Saint Lucie, FL |
Dr. Lanza has addressed several ENT issues for me in the past few years. He came highly recommended to me by medical professionals. I always ask my medical professional friends to whom would they send their family. Skill, not bedside manner, is my primary concern although Dr. Lanza is very...more
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in Port Saint Lucie, FL |
Dr. Lanza has exceptional bedside manner. Answered any questions I had regarding additional testing and ongoing care. I feel completely confident recommending him and his practice for all ent needs.
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Port Saint Lucie, FL |
I saw Dr. Lanza for a year for my Chronic sinus infections Ann's the only thing I got from him was bouts of antibiotics and steroids. And every time nothing worked. The pain I was in was horrible. The staff was rude and never called back when I left messages. Finally he says let's do surgery and...more
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Apopka, FL |
Awful experience! Don'the bring your children there. Before even seeing the Dr. They made us wait 1 hour past our appointment time. Nurse was extremely rude and not welcoming at all. Dr. Tried to put camera down my 10yrs old nose without success then charge for it. Sent us for unnecessary...more
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Now Accepting New Patients
Dr. Lanza accepts 8 insurance carriers
  • Aetna
    Aetna HMO
    Choice Plus POS II
  • Ambetter
    Superior Health Plan
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Blue Card PPO
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Florida
    Blue Care HMO
    BlueDental Choice
  • Cigna
    Cigna HMO
    Cigna PPO
    LocalPlus
    Open Access Plus
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
    First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
  • Humana
    Choice Care PPO
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  • MultiPlan
    MultiPlan PPO
    PHCS Network PPO

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Hospitals where Dr. Lanza has admitting privileges

Raulerson Hospital
1796 US Highway 441 N
Okeechobee, FL 34972
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Lawnwood Regional Medical Center and Heart Institute
1700 S 23rd St
Fort Pierce, FL 34950
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St. Lucie Medical Center
1800 SE Tiffany Ave
Port Saint Lucie, FL 34952
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