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Dr. John Truelson, MD

Ear, Nose, and Throat •  Male • Age 64

  
Dr. Truelson

UT Southwestern Otolaryngology

5303 Harry Hines Blvd Aston Bld Dallas, TX 75390
Accepting new patients

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(214) 645-8898

Dr. John Truelson, MD is an otolaryngology (ear, nose & throat) specialist in Dallas, TX and has been practicing for 30 years. He graduated from University of Texas Southwestern Medical School in 1981 and specializes in ear, nose, and throat.


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  • Explains conditions well Patients said this doctor explains conditions well. See reviews
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  • Friendly staff Patients said the staff was friendly. See reviews

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Dr. Truelson accepts the following insurance:

Aetna
Choice Plus POS II
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Card PPO
Blue Cross Blue Shield of Texas
Blue 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
Preferred PPO
MultiPlan
MultiPlan PPO
PHCS Network PPO

Background Check

No malpractice claims found for Texas
No disciplinary actions found for the years we collect data
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Dr. Truelson's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Tracheal Surgery
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Truelson performs Tracheal Surgery more than 100% of his peers

Dr. Truelson performs this procedure more than 100% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Tracheal Reconstruction
  • Tracheal Resection
Dysphagia
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Truelson treats Dysphagia more than 100% of his peers

Dr. Truelson treats this condition more than 100% of his peers

Larynx Conditions
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Truelson treats Larynx Conditions more than 100% of his peers

Dr. Truelson treats this condition more than 100% of his peers

Dr. Truelson's conditions and procedures:

  • Abscess
  • Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
  • Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
  • Acoustic Neuroma
  • Acute Laryngitis
  • Acute Sinusitis
  • All Headaches (incl. Migraine)
  • Allergic Reaction
  • Allergic Rhinitis
  • Antrostomy and Antrotomy (Sinus Surgery)
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Bell's Palsy
  • Bone Cancer
  • Bone Disorders
  • Brain Disorders
  • Broken Nose
  • Caldwell-Luc Procedure
  • Cancer
  • Cervical Lymph Node Dissection
  • Chronic Laryngitis
  • Chronic Sinusitis
  • Chronic Tonsillitis
  • Cleft Palate Repair (Palatoplasty)
  • Conductive Hearing Loss
  • Continuous Positive Airway Pressure (CPAP)
  • Cough
  • Deafness
  • Deformities of Auricle or Pinna
  • Deviated Septum
  • Diagnostic Nasal and-or Sinus Endoscopy
  • Dizziness
  • Dysphagia
  • Ear Ache
  • Ear Disorders
  • Ear Surgery
  • Ear Tube Placement
  • Earwax Buildup
  • ENT Surgery
  • Ethmoidectomy (Sinus Surgery)
  • Eustachian Tube Dysfunction
  • Excision of Parotid, Sublingual, or Submandibular Gland
  • Excision of Tracheal Tumor or Stenosis
  • Excision or Destruction of Dentoalveolar Lesion or Tumor
  • Excision or Destruction of Palate or Uvula Lesion
  • Excision or Destruction of Pharynx Lesion
  • Excision or Destruction of Tongue Lesion
  • Eyelid Disorders
  • Facelift
  • Facial Fracture
  • Fracture
  • Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease (GERD)
  • Gastrointestinal Diseases
  • Glossectomy
  • Gum Cancer
  • Head and Neck Cancer
  • Head and Neck Surgery
  • Head or Neck Lump or Swelling
  • Headache
  • Hearing Loss Due to Noise
  • Hoarse Voice (Dysphonia)
  • Incision and Removal of Foreign Object
  • Intranasal or Sinus Procedure
  • Jaw Fracture
  • Laryngeal Cancer
  • Laryngectomy and Pharyngectomy
  • Laryngitis
  • Laryngoscopy - Laryngotomy - Laryngectomy - Pharyngolaryngectomy - Pharyngectomy
  • Laryngoscopy and Laryngotomy
  • Larynx Conditions
  • Leukoplakia
  • Lip Cancer
  • Lip, Excision or Resection
  • Loss of Smell and-or Taste
  • Lymph Node Biopsy or Excision
  • Malignant Bone Cancer of the Skull, Face, and Jaw
  • Meniere's Disease
  • Nosebleed
  • Oral Cancer
  • Osteosarcoma
  • Otitis Media
  • Parathyroid (Gland) Disease
  • Parathyroid (Gland) Tumor: Other than Malignant
  • Peritonsillar Abscess
  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Salivary Gland Cancer
  • Salivary Gland Stones and Inflammation
  • Sinus Surgery
  • Sinusitis
  • Sjögren's Syndrome
  • Sleep Apnea
  • Sleep Disorders
  • Soft Tissue Sarcoma
  • Soft Tissue Sarcoma of Head, Face, and Neck
  • Sore Throat
  • Throat Cancer (Hypopharyngeal)
  • Throat Cancer (Nasopharyngeal)
  • Throat Cancer (Oropharyngeal)
  • Throat Pain
  • Thyroid Cancer
  • Thyroid Lobectomy
  • Thyroidectomy
  • Thyroidectomy or Thyroid Lobectomy
  • Tinnitus
  • TMJ
  • Tongue Cancer
  • Tongue-Tie
  • Tonsil Cancer
  • Tonsillectomy
  • Tonsillitis
  • Tracheal Surgery
  • Trigeminal Neuralgia
  • Vertigo
  • Vestibule and Floor of Mouth, Excision or Destruction
  • Vocal Cord Nodule
  • Vocal Cord Paralysis
  • Vocal Cord Polyp
  • Wound Repair

Dr. Truelson's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Truelson

4.6

Based on 10 reviews

5 Stars
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1 Star
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Excellent! He is very informed of both accepted treatments and alternatives. He is very concerned about the patient, works well with staff and really makes one feel at ease. Very trustworthy!
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My wife said that he made her feel totally at ease and explained all the possible risks completely.
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I thought he was excellent. He has a dry sense of humor(I loved it). Explained everything, asked if I had any questions, and has a nice bedside manner. He did a great job operating around my ear and down my neck. He has a wonderful nurse who works with him too. I highly recommend him.
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Very informative.felt very at ease.spent all the time I needed to understand my issues.i felt like he genuinely cares
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About Me

Biography

Dr. John Truelson, MD is an otolaryngology (ear, nose & throat) specialist in Dallas, TX and has been practicing for 30 years. He graduated from University of Texas Southwestern Medical School in 1981 and specializes in ear, nose, and throat.

Specialties

  • Ear, Nose, and Throat

Board Certifications

Education

1990
University of Michigan Hospitals
Fellowship Hospital
1983
Parkland/U Tex Hlth Sci Ctr
Residency Hospital
1982
Parkland/U Tex Hlth Sci Ctr
Internship Hospital
1981
University of Texas Southwestern Medical School
Medical School

Awards