Dr. Kathleen Makielski, MD

Ear, Nose, and Throat  |  
Female  |  
Age 63
(7)
Insurances AcceptedSave
Dr. Kathleen Makielski, MD
Dr. Kathleen Makielski, MD is an ear, nose, and throat doctor who practices in Seattle, WA. She is 63 years old and has been practicing for 39 years. Dr. Makielski is affiliated with Swedish Medical Center - First Hill Campus.

1145 Broadway

Seattle, WA 98122

Contact Information
Dr. Kathleen Makielski, MD

Dr. Kathleen Makielski, MD

Accepted insurance

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

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Top Care Areas

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

Earwax Buildup
high
more than 88% of peers
Ear Disorders
normal
more than 83% of peers
Chronic Sinusitis
normal
more than 82% of peers

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Specialties

  • Ear, Nose, and Throat
1

Board Certifications

  • Otolaryngology
    Accredited by: American Board of Otolaryngology*
33

Conditions Treated

  • Acute Sinusitis
  • All Headaches (incl. Migraine)
  • Brain Disorders
  • Cancer
  • Chronic Sinusitis
  • Conductive Hearing Loss
  • Deafness
  • Deviated Septum
  • Dizziness
  • Dysphagia
  • Ear Disorders
  • Earwax Buildup
  • Eustachian Tube Dysfunction
  • Gastrointestinal Diseases
  • Headache
  • Hoarse Voice (Dysphonia)
  • Larynx Conditions
  • Meniere's Disease
  • Nosebleed
  • Otitis Media
  • Outer Ear Infection
  • Perforated Eardrum
  • Pharyngitis
  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Salivary Gland Stones and Inflammation
  • Sinusitis
  • Sleep Apnea
  • Sleep Disorders
  • Throat Pain
  • Tinnitus
  • Vertigo
  • Vocal Cord Nodule
  • Vocal Cord Paralysis

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Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

Healthgrades does not collect malpractice information for Washington.

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

  • University Of Michigan Medical School
    Medical School | Graduated 1978
  • St Joseph Mercy Hospital
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1979
  • St Joseph Mercy Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1980
  • University Of Michigan / Ann Arbor
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1985

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Makielski has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Makielski's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Makielski to family and friends
2.1
based on 7 total reviews
Dr. Makielski's Performance
  • Trustworthiness
    FAIR
  • Explains condition(s) well
    FAIR
  • Answers Questions
    FAIR
  • Time well spent
    FAIR
Office & Staff Performance
  • Scheduling
    VERY GOOD
  • Office environment
    VERY GOOD
  • Staff friendliness
    VERY GOOD
  • Average wait time
    10 to 15 minutes
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Now Accepting New Patients
Dr. Makielski accepts 6 insurance carriers
  • Aetna
    Choice Plus POS II
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Blue Card PPO
  • Cigna
    Cigna HMO
    Cigna PPO
    Open Access Plus
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
    First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
  • MultiPlan
    MultiPlan PPO
    PHCS Network PPO
  • Regence Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Preferred Provider Network PPN

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Hospitals where Dr. Makielski has admitting privileges

Swedish Medical Center - First Hill Campus
747 Broadway
Seattle, WA 98122
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