Dr. Joseph Sniezek, MD

Dr. Joseph Sniezek, MD

Endocrine Surgery  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 50
Dr. Joseph Sniezek, MD is an endocrine surgery specialist in Seattle, WA and has been practicing for 17 years. He graduated from Vanderbilt University in 1994 and specializes in endocrine surgery, head & neck surgical oncology, and more.

1221 Madison St Ste 1523

Seattle, WA 98104

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Dr. Sniezek's Experience

Dr. Sniezek's experience matches your search based on the following criteria:
  • Based on total number of patients treated over the last 12 months
  • Specializes in Endocrine Surgery
  • Board certified in Otolaryngology
  • No sanctions found
  • No board actions found

6  Specialties

  • Endocrine Surgery
  • Ear, Nose, and Throat
  • Head & Neck Surgical Oncology
  • Microvascular Reconstructive Surgery
  • Otolaryngic Skull Base Surgery
  • Otolaryngology-Head and Neck Surgery

1  Board Certifications

  • Otolaryngology
    Accredited by: American Board of Otolaryngology*

84  Conditions Treated

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37  Procedures

  • Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
  • Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
  • Adjacent Tissue Transfer
  • Cervical Lymph Node Dissection
  • Complex Skull Base Surgery
  • Endocrine Surgical Procedure
  • ENT 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
  • Glossectomy
  • Head and Neck Surgery
  • Laryngectomy and Pharyngectomy
  • Laryngoscopy - Laryngotomy - Laryngectomy - Pharyngolaryngectomy - Pharyngectomy
  • Laryngoscopy and Laryngotomy
  • Lip, Excision or Resection
  • Lymph Node Biopsy or Excision
  • Microvascular Head and Neck Reconstructive Surgery
  • Parathyroid Surgery
  • Parathyroidectomy
  • Salivary Gland Surgery
  • Skin Grafts
  • Skull Base Surgery
  • Surgery, Robotic Assisted
  • Thoracentesis
  • Thyroid Biopsy
  • Thyroid Cancer Surgery With or Without Radical Neck Dissection
  • Thyroid Fine Needle Aspiration Biopsy
  • Thyroid Lobectomy
  • Thyroid Nodule Evaluation
  • Thyroid Surgery
  • Thyroidectomy
  • Thyroidectomy or Thyroid Lobectomy
  • Tracheal Surgery
  • Ultrasound, Thyroid
  • Vestibule and Floor of Mouth, Excision or Destruction
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0 Sanctions

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0 Board Actions

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  • Us Military Academy
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1990
  • Vanderbilt University
    Medical School | Graduated 1994
  • Brooke Army Med Ctr-Wilford Hall Afb
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1999
  • Vanderbilt University Hospital
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 2001

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
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Languages Spoken

  • English

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What People Say About Dr. Joseph Sniezek, MD
I can't say enough good things about Dr. Sniezek! After finding a lump in my neck, I sought some follow up to investigate. It took several months, two dismissive doctors and an ultrasound before I wound up in his care, but Dr. Sniezek was the best I could hope for. I had a right thyroid...Read More
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Leah Merry in Seattle, WA – Jun 17, 2017
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Dr Sniezek is an excellent doctor and more than I have ever expected. I got the best care from day one to the very last. He was never to busy to answer any questions. He is tops in his expertise in his field. His patient/doctor relationship couldn't be any better. He loves what he does and it...Read More
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Alberta Heagle-LaVoy in Puyallup, WA – Nov 03, 2016
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He did a lymph node biopsy on me to see if it was cancerous. He is fantastic as is his PA Jeff Robin. Extremely patient friendly and good at instilling confidence in their ability. I would go to Dr. Sniezek without hesitation for any head & neck surgery I might need in the future and would...Read More
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Liz Austin in Kingston, WA – Nov 02, 2016
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I was referred to Dr. Sniezek for a partial thyroidectomy. I am so impressed with the care I've received pre and post surgery. The office and his PA Dr. Robin have been fantastic. They take the time to answer my questions thoroughly and treat me like a respected partner in my health care decisions....Read More
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Seattle, WA – Jul 30, 2016
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I was referred to Dr. Sniezek by my endrinologist for thyroidectomy and removal of cancerous lymph nodes on my neck. Although he was booked for surgery for the next 3 weeks because of a scheduled trip out of town, he delayed his trip by one day so that he could fit me into his schedule after...Read More
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AndreaH in Seattle, WA – Jun 26, 2016
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