Dr. John Little, MD

Dr. John Little, MD

Ear, Nose, and Throat  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 51
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Dr. John Little, MD is an otolaryngology (ear, nose & throat) specialist in Knoxville, TN and has been practicing for 20 years. He graduated from University Of Tennessee Health Science Center College Of Medicine in 1992 and specializes in ear, nose, and throat.

2100 W Clinch Ave Ste 410

Knoxville, TN 37916

Contact Information

(865) 521-6005

Insurance Accepted

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

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Top Care Areas

See how frequently Dr. Little performs your care needs compared to other doctors.

Ear Disorders
very high
more than 90% of peers
Ear Surgery
normal
more than 75% of peers
Tonsillectomy
normal
more than 66% of peers

Dr. Little's percentages are based on the rate of treatment compared to peers nationwide from insurance data. Learn more info about our data and this Top Care Areas component.

1  Specialties

  • Ear, Nose, and Throat

1  Board Certifications

  • Otolaryngology
    Accredited by: American Board of Otolaryngology*

66  Conditions Treated

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32  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)
  • Balloon Sinuplasty
  • Cervical Lymph Node Dissection
  • Cochlear Implant Insertion
  • 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
  • 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)
  • Nose Plastic Surgery (Rhinoplasty)
  • Paracentesis
  • Perforated Eardrum Repair (Tympanoplasty)
  • Sinus Surgery
  • Sphenoidotomy (Sinus Surgery)
  • Thyroid Lobectomy
  • Thyroidectomy or Thyroid Lobectomy
  • Tonsillectomy
  • Tracheal Surgery
  • Vestibule and Floor of Mouth, Excision or Destruction
  • Wound Repair

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Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Tennessee.

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

  • Lipscomb University
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1988
  • University Of Tennessee Health Science Center College Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1992
  • Wake Forest University Med Center
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1993
  • Wake Forest University Med Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1997
  • Johns Hopkins Hospital And Chldns Center
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1998

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Little has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Little's Reviews

4.0
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Little to family and friends
26 total reviews (4 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (26)

  • 5
    (19)
  • 4
    (0)
  • 3
    (1)
  • 2
    (1)
  • 1
    (5)

Dr. Little's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    EXCELLENT
  • Explains condition(s) well

    EXCELLENT
  • Answers questions

    EXCELLENT
  • Time well spent

    EXCELLENT

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    VERY GOOD
  • Office environment

    EXCELLENT
  • Staff friendliness

    VERY GOOD
  • Average wait time

    16 to 30 minutes

Patient Comments (4)

My son need ear tubes after several infections. My pediatrician recommended Dr. little’s Office. Everyone there was so kind and helpful. His nurse worked with mine and my husbands schedule so we could get the tubes at a time that was convenient with our work. The surgery center was very efficient...more
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Dr. Little needs a new nurse, Jennifer is incompetent and uncaring.
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I was referred to Dr. Little's office by our pediatrician for my 7 week old's Stridor. We unfortunately didnt even see the doctor. After waiting 1 1/2 hours, we inquired with one of the nurses regarding the wait. We were rudely told the doctor was currently doing dictation, there were 2 other...more
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Dr. Little has been treating my daughter since she was 2 and my son since he was 4. He has removed both of my children's tonsils and adenoids and as a last result, performed sinus surgery on both of my children. I love how he is so personal with his patients and how much time he gives you during...more
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