Dr. Joshua Sckolnick, MD

Ear, Nose, and ThroatMale

Dr. Joshua Sckolnick, MD is a Otolaryngology (Ear, Nose & Throat) Specialist in Burlingame, CA and has over 17 years of experience in the medical field. Dr. Sckolnick has more experience with Otologic Conditions & Procedures than other specialists in his area. He graduated from Case Western Reserve University School of Medicine medical school in 2004. He is affiliated with medical facilities Mills-Peninsula Medical Center and San Mateo Medical Center. He is accepting new patients. Be sure to call ahead with Dr. Sckolnick to book an appointment.

Dr. Sckolnick

Palo Alto Medical Foundation

1501 Trousdale Dr # 3 Burlingame, CA 94010
Accepting new patients

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Frequently Treated by Dr. Sckolnick

Based on treatment records, we have identified the following as areas of care that Dr. Sckolnick treats more often than their peers. If you are unsure whether Dr. Sckolnick treats other conditions, please contact the office at (650) 652-8580.

Otologic Conditions & Procedures

Otolgic care is s subspecialty of otolaryngology (ear, nose and throat) that focuses on symptoms and conditions of the ear, including hearing loss, tinnitus, dizziness and infections.Compare with other Otologic Conditions & Procedures specialists.

Dr. Sckolnick is experienced in the area of Otologic Conditions & Procedures. See the graph below to learn more about his experience.

Based on claims data for 20 conditions and procedures

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Vertigo
Tinnitus
Outer Ear Infection
Deafness
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Dr. Sckolnick's conditions and procedures:

  • Acoustic Neuroma
  • Acute Laryngitis
  • Acute Sinusitis
  • Acute Tonsillitis
  • All Headaches (incl. Migraine)
  • Allergic Rhinitis
  • Anosmia
  • Antrostomy and Antrotomy (Sinus Surgery)
  • Broken Nose
  • Cervical Lymph Node Dissection
  • Cholesteatoma
  • Chronic Adenoid Infection
  • Chronic Laryngitis
  • Chronic Sinusitis
  • Common Cold
  • Conductive Hearing Loss
  • Cough
  • Deafness
  • Deviated Septum
  • Diagnostic Nasal and-or Sinus Endoscopy
  • Dizziness
  • Dysphagia
  • Ear Ache
  • Ear Tube Placement
  • Earwax Buildup
  • Enlarged Turbinates
  • ENT Cancer
  • Ethmoidectomy (Sinus Surgery)
  • Eustachian Tube Dysfunction
  • Excision of Parotid, Sublingual, or Submandibular Gland
  • Excision or Destruction of Palate or Uvula Lesion
  • Excision or Destruction of Tongue Lesion
  • Facial Fracture
  • Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease (GERD)
  • Head or Neck Lump or Swelling
  • Headache
  • Hoarse Voice (Dysphonia)
  • Hyperacusis
  • Intranasal or Sinus Procedure
  • Laryngitis
  • Loss of Smell and-or Taste
  • Lymph Node Biopsy or Excision
  • Malignant Otitis Externa
  • Maxillary and Malar Fractures
  • Meniere's Disease
  • Nasal Polyp
  • Nosebleed
  • Oral Cancer
  • Otitis Media
  • Outer Ear Infection
  • Parathyroid (Gland) Disease
  • Perforated Eardrum
  • Peritonsillar Abscess
  • Pharyngitis
  • Salivary Gland Cyst
  • Salivary Gland Stones and Inflammation
  • Sinusitis
  • Sleep Apnea
  • Throat Cancer (Hypopharyngeal)
  • Throat Cancer (Nasopharyngeal)
  • Throat Cancer (Oropharyngeal)
  • Throat Pain
  • Thyroid Cancer
  • Tinnitus
  • TMJ
  • Tongue Cancer
  • Tonsil Cancer
  • Tonsillitis
  • Tracheal Surgery
  • Trigeminal Neuralgia
  • Vertigo
  • Vocal Cord Nodule
  • Vocal Cord Paralysis

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Dr. Sckolnick accepts the following insurance:

Aetna
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Choice Plus POS II
Anthem
Advantage-CA HMO
Advantage-CA PPO
Balanced (Prudent Buyer)-CA PPO
Blue Cross (CACare) - Large Group-CA HMO
Blue Cross (CACare) - Small Group-CA HMO
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Bronze EPO (Prudent Buyer / Small Grp)-CA PPO
Bronze EPO (Prudent Buyer EPO/ Small Grp)-CA
Bronze w/ H.S.A (Prudent Buyer PPO/Small Grp)-CA PPO
Dignity Health EPO / PPO-CA
Dignity Health PHC EPO & HDP/HSA-CA
Dignity Health Ventura EPO/PPO-CA
EPO-CA
Gold (CaliforniaCare HMO/ Small Grp) HMO
Gold (Prudent Buyer PPO/ Small Grp)-CA PPO
Gold Advantage-CA PPO
Gold EPO (Prudent Buyer / Small Grp)-CA PPO
Gold EPO (Prudent Buyer EPO/ Small Grp)-CA
Lumenos Plans-CA PPO
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Dr. Sckolnick's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Sckolnick

4.5

Based on 8 ratings

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What went well
  • Appointment scheduling (7)
  • Office environment (7)
  • Staff friendliness (7)
What could be improved
  • Appointment was rushed (1)
  • Didn't explain conditions well (1)
  • Didn't listen or answer questions (1)
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Very rude and dismissive of my concerns regarding my tonsil stones and options to find a solution at follow-up appointment. This was after following his original plan of care at initial visit 5 months prior without success.
What went well
  • Appointment scheduling
  • Office environment
  • Staff friendliness
  • Wait times
What could be improved
  • Appointment was rushed
  • Didn't listen or answer questions
  • Didn't explain conditions well
  • Didn't trust the provider's decisions
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Feb 15, 2020
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Fantastic Doctor. Cannot recommend highly enough. Wish I could see him for everything and not just ENT.
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Attentive, thoughtful, professional.... Dr. Sckolnick stands head and shoulders above the rest! He has treated both my son and my husband, solving two complicated sinus issues that they have struggled with for the better part of their lives.
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Carol Palmer in Burlingame, CA – Oct 25, 2017
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This specialist is truly exceptional. Richly articulate in communicating with patients, deeply informed of the latest literature across a broad front of research, and exceptional in his use of a panoply of the latest instruments in performing clinical diagnostic preceedures—he is, in short, a demonstration model of excellence who ought be instructing other physicians. William Glen. Ph.D.
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William and Marilyn Glen in San Mateo, CA – Jan 27, 2017
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Dr Sckolnick Is a very trustworthy doctor, he made me feel safe and comfortable for my procedure. I would recommend him highly to anyone who needed to see an ear nose & throats doctor.
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About Me

Biography

Dr. Joshua Sckolnick, MD is a Otolaryngology (Ear, Nose & Throat) Specialist in Burlingame, CA and has over 17 years of experience in the medical field....Read more

Specialties

  • Ear, Nose, and Throat

Board Certifications

Education

2004
Case Western Reserve University School of Medicine
Medical School

Awards

Frequently Asked Questions

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What are Dr. Joshua Sckolnick, MD's top areas of care?

Dr. Sckolnick frequently treats Otologic Conditions & Procedures. See all practice areas where Dr. Sckolnick specializes.

Where is Dr. Joshua Sckolnick, MD's office located?

Dr. Sckolnick's office is located at 1501 Trousdale Dr # 3, Burlingame, CA 94010. Find other locations and directions on Healthgrades.

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Locations

Palo Alto Medical Foundation

Palo Alto Medical Foundation1501 Trousdale Dr # 3 Burlingame, CA 94010
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Affiliated Hospitals

Dr. Sckolnick is affiliated with the following hospitals. Select a hospital below to learn more.

Learn more about how Healthgrades measuresHospital Quality.

Mills-Peninsula Medical Center

Burlingame, CA

81% Patient Experience Rating, 12% higher than the national average

23 Awards Received

Award Highlight: Outstanding Patient Experience Award™ (2018)

San Mateo Medical Center

San Mateo, CA

66% Patient Experience Rating, 3% lower than the national average