Dr. Kathryn Press, MD

Dr. Kathryn Press, MD

Ear, Nose, and Throat  ·  
Female  ·  
Age 64
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Dr. Kathryn Press, MD is an otolaryngology (ear, nose & throat) specialist in Elkhart, IN and has been practicing for 36 years. She graduated from Wake Forest University School Of Medicine, Medical Center Boulevard in 1981 and specializes in ear, nose, and throat.

303 S Nappanee St Ste P

Elkhart, IN 46514

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Assurant Health
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Centene
  • Cigna
  • Humana
  • Medicaid
  • Medical Mutual of Ohio
  • 6 More

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Top Care Areas

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

Earwax Buildup
very high
more than 95% of peers
Ear Disorders
very high
more than 92% of peers
Tonsillectomy
high
more than 86% of peers

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1  Specialties

  • Ear, Nose, and Throat

1  Board Certifications

  • Otolaryngology
    Accredited by: American Board of Otolaryngology*

52  Conditions Treated

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27  Procedures

  • Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
  • Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
  • Antrostomy and Antrotomy (Sinus Surgery)
  • 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 Pharynx Lesion
  • 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)
  • Sinus Surgery
  • Sphenoidotomy (Sinus Surgery)
  • Thyroid Lobectomy
  • Thyroidectomy
  • Thyroidectomy or Thyroid Lobectomy
  • Tonsillectomy
  • Tracheal Surgery
  • Wound Repair

Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

Healthgrades does not collect malpractice information for Indiana.

1 Sanction
  • Hospital Privilege Loss or Restriction (8/30/2013)
    Action Taken: Reprimand
    Summary: Please reference the following Document
    Documentation: Download here (PDF)
    State: Indiana
0 Board Actions

No board actions found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

Education

  • Wake Forest University School Of Medicine, Medical Center Boulevard
    Medical School | Graduated 1981
  • University Of Chicago
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1982

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors

Dr. Press has no awards or honors listed.

Media & Publications

Dr. Press has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Arabic
  • Italian
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Press' Reviews

2.5
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Press to family and friends
23 total reviews (5 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (23)

  • 5
    (6)
  • 4
    (3)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
    (1)
  • 1
    (13)

Dr. Press' Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    GOOD
  • Explains condition(s) well

    GOOD
  • Answers questions

    FAIR
  • Time well spent

    GOOD

Office & Staff Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    GOOD
  • Explains condition(s) well

    GOOD
  • Answers questions

    FAIR
  • Time well spent

    GOOD

Patient Comments (5)

It may have bee a while since I have seen her, but she saved my life when I was a little kid back in 1987. Had to see her in 1997 for some sinus problems again and she was a totall professional as aways. Not another doctor could come close to her. Very smart. She was the best!
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I would never recommend Dr. Press to anyone. Worst experience with a doctor I have ever had. She was condescending and uncaring. She did not have any insight into the issues I was having.
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I would never recommend Dr. Press to anyone. My 15 year old had a tonsillectomy Dr. Press preformed the operation. We were her last appointment of the day on a Friday. My daughter had some complications from the anesthesia & blood loss. I felt rushed to take her home as we were the last to leave...more
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I would not recommend Dr. Press to anyone I cared about. My husband had gone through many tests regarding a lump on his neck and we were in her office for the results. With her back to us, flipping through his chart, she nonchalantly said his cancer had spread. Up until that moment no one had told...more
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I'm still recovering and I called her office and they were speaking very sweetly and listening to my issues and they got back with me in good tine iam impressesd how doctor press is down to earth andeasy to communicate
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