Dr. Kamal Batniji, MD

Dr. Kamal Batniji, MD

Ear, Nose, and Throat  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 78
Dr. Kamal Batniji, MD is an otolaryngology (ear, nose & throat) specialist in Newport Beach, CA and has been practicing for 45 years. He graduated from Kasr-El-Aini University in 1963 and specializes in ear, nose, and throat.

361 Hospital Rd Ste 329

Newport Beach, CA 92663

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of California
  • Blue Shield of California
  • Cigna
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Molina Healthcare

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Top Care Areas

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Broken Nose
very high
more than 99% of peers
Facial Fracture
very high
more than 97% of peers
very high
more than 97% of peers

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1  Specialties

  • Ear, Nose, and Throat

1  Board Certifications

  • Otolaryngology
    Accredited by: American Board of Otolaryngology*

83  Conditions Treated


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41  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
  • Caldwell-Luc Procedure
  • 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 Dentoalveolar Lesion or Tumor
  • Excision or Destruction of Palate or Uvula Lesion
  • Excision or Destruction of Pharynx Lesion
  • Excision or Destruction of Tongue Lesion
  • Facelift
  • Frenectomy
  • Glossectomy
  • Head and Neck Surgery
  • Intranasal or Sinus Procedure
  • Laryngoscopy - Laryngotomy - Laryngectomy - Pharyngolaryngectomy - Pharyngectomy
  • Laryngoscopy and Laryngotomy
  • Lip, Excision or Resection
  • Lymph Node Biopsy or Excision
  • Nasal Septum Surgery (Septoplasty)
  • Nose Plastic Surgery (Rhinoplasty)
  • Parathyroidectomy
  • Perforated Eardrum Repair (Tympanoplasty)
  • Sinus Surgery
  • Sphenoidotomy (Sinus Surgery)
  • Thyroid Lobectomy
  • Thyroidectomy
  • 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 California.

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.


  • Kasr-El-Aini University
    Medical School | Graduated 1963
  • St John Hospital
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1969
  • Albany Med Center Med College
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1973
  • Harper Hospital Wayne St University
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1970

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Batniji has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Arabic
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Batniji's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Batniji to family and friends
24 total reviews (3 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (24)

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  • 2
  • 1

Dr. Batniji's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

  • Explains condition(s) well

  • Answers questions

  • Time well spent


Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

  • Office environment

  • Staff friendliness

  • Average wait time

    31 to 45 minutes

Patient Comments (3)

Dr. Batniji is very rude. I had taken my son for a re check that his primary Doctor suggested and he told me I was wasting his time. He was completely unprofessional. Don't recommend him. He should retire.
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The doctor is always late, to be honest if you really want to fix your problem pick a different doctor.
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Dr. Batniji takes his time and is not rushed to get things done quickly. He has an eye for detail and has a mind the works well with surgery. He is also very patient and is a man of faith. If you want things quick and fast, Dr. Batniji is not for you. However, if you want a doctor that will do...more
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