Dr. Lawrence Katin, MD

Dr. Lawrence Katin, MD

Ear, Nose, and Throat  |  
Male  |  
Age 58
(33)
Insurances AcceptedSave
Dr. Lawrence Katin, MD is an ear, nose, and throat doctor who practices in Paoli, PA. He is 58 years old and has been practicing for 31 years.

11 Industrial Blvd Ste 102

Paoli, PA 19301

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Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Amerihealth
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Capital Blue Cross
  • Cigna
  • Coventry Health Care
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Highmark Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Humana
  • MultiPlan

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Chronic Sinusitis
very high
more than 99% of peers
Sinusitis
very high
more than 99% of peers
Trigeminal Neuralgia
very high
more than 99% of peers

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Specialties

  • Ear, Nose, and Throat
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Board Certifications

  • Otolaryngology
    Accredited by: American Board of Otolaryngology*
60

Conditions Treated

  • Acute Sinusitis
  • All Headaches (incl. Migraine)
  • Allergic Reaction
  • Allergic Rhinitis
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Bell's Palsy
  • Bone Cancer
  • Bone Disorders
  • Brain Disorders
  • Broken Nose
  • Cancer
  • Cholesteatoma
  • Chronic Laryngitis
  • Chronic Sinusitis
  • Chronic Tonsillitis
  • Conductive Hearing Loss
  • Cough
  • Deafness
  • Deviated Septum
  • Dizziness
  • Dysphagia
  • Ear Ache
  • Ear Disorders
  • Earwax Buildup
  • Enlarged Turbinates
  • Eustachian Tube Dysfunction
  • Facial Fracture
  • Fracture
  • Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease (GERD)
  • Gastrointestinal Diseases
  • Head and Neck Cancer
  • Head or Neck Lump or Swelling
  • Headache
  • Hoarse Voice (Dysphonia)
  • Labyrinthitis
  • Laryngeal Cancer
  • Laryngitis
  • Larynx Conditions
  • Loss of Smell and-or Taste
  • Meniere's Disease
  • Nosebleed
  • Otitis Media
  • Outer Ear Infection
  • Perforated Eardrum
  • Pharyngitis
  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Salivary Gland Stones and Inflammation
  • Sinusitis
  • Sleep Apnea
  • Sleep Disorders
  • Sore Throat
  • TMJ
  • Thyroid Cancer
  • Tinnitus
  • Tonsil Cancer
  • Tonsillitis
  • Trigeminal Neuralgia
  • Vertigo
  • Vocal Cord Paralysis
  • Vocal Cord Polyp

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Procedures

  • Ablation or Excision of Nasal Turbinates
  • Antrostomy and Antrotomy (Sinus Surgery)
  • Diagnostic Nasal and-or Sinus Endoscopy
  • ENT Surgery
  • Ear Surgery
  • Ear Tube Placement
  • 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
  • Lymph Node Biopsy or Excision
  • Nasal Septum Surgery (Septoplasty)
  • Perforated Eardrum Repair (Tympanoplasty)
  • Sinus Surgery
  • Sphenoidotomy (Sinus Surgery)
  • Thyroid Lobectomy
  • Thyroidectomy
  • Thyroidectomy or Thyroid Lobectomy
  • Tonsillectomy
  • Tracheal Surgery
  • Wound Repair

Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

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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

  • Medical College Of Pennsylvania
    Medical School | Graduated 1986
  • Temple University Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Katin has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Katin's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Katin to family and friends
3.4
based on 33 total reviews (7 with comments)
Dr. Katin's Performance
  • Trustworthiness
    VERY GOOD
  • Explains condition(s) well
    VERY GOOD
  • Answers Questions
    VERY GOOD
  • Time well spent
    VERY GOOD
Office & Staff Performance
  • Scheduling
    VERY GOOD
  • Office environment
    VERY GOOD
  • Staff friendliness
    GOOD
  • Average wait time
    10 to 15 minutes
Patient Comments (7)
Morgantown, PA |
The office staff is the rudest I have ever dealt with. When asked when I had my last appt. after putting me on hold for at least five minutes twice. Another lady got on the phone to ask for information all over again she asked for my phone # and hung up on me. She called me back an hour later to tell me they have no record of me as a patient. The next day another lady called me to tell me that my records were ready to be picked up! What?All I asked was “when was my last appt? Incompetent!!
in Malvern, PA |
Dr. Katin is an outstanding professional. He knew I was very concerned recently about certain test results and he rushed them and called me late on a Friday night so I didn't need to wait through the weekend. I have the same high regard for his staff. I had a bad experience with an MRI recently and just dropped in on his office. His entire staff sprang into action even though their office hours were ending and did what was necessary to get me care and followups. They care and are awesome people.
Exton, PA |
At first I trusted him, but three strikes for me, I'm out. He literally argued with me about my experience with my sinuses at a followup. He ignored, dismissed me, my concerns, and did not care about anything other than what he wanted to say. He argued that I never had infection because it was not in his notes. I wanted to and should have walked out on him. But I sat with my jaw on the floor and almost laughed.
Kimberton, PA |
Over the last year, Dr. Katin repaired a hole in my eardrum as well as surgically removed a cancerous Thyroid & Lymph nodes. Coming from a family of doctors, I appreciate someone who intelligently communicates a diagnosis and quickly lays out recovery plan. The skill, concern, and professionalism offered to me by Dr. Katin and his office staff made neck surgery much easier to swallow. I recovered better than expected from both surgeries, largely due to their care. Very grateful...
in West Chester, PA |
I was scared to death to have sinus surgery . I put it of twice in 2015. I finally had it done July 2016 and I have to say it was nothing like what I read or was worried about. I think I picked the best surgeon and I was worried because he wasn't a codler. But I would rather have a darn good surgeon than a codler any day ! I had a big surgery and what I experienced most was some dizziness and headaches during recovery , other than that it was a breeze and I am very thankful to Doctor Katin
in Malvern, PA |
Dr. Katin is very rude and dismissive. Don't bother asking questions, because he can't be bothered answering. Arrogant is the best word to describe him. I can't be bothered with the likes of him.
Paoli, PA |
Dr. Katin is extremely dismissive. After my son's surgery he did not allow us to ask questions. He literally cut us off when we tried and said, I have to go to do the next case; everything will be on the discharge instructions. It was shocking!
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Dr. Katin accepts 10 insurance carriers
  • Aetna
    Aetna HMO
    Choice Plus POS II
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  • Amerihealth
    Personal Choice PPO
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Blue Card PPO
  • Capital Blue Cross
  • Cigna
    Cigna HMO
    Cigna PPO
    Open Access Plus
  • Coventry Health Care
    Coventry Health America PPO
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
    First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
  • Highmark Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Community Blue PPO
  • Humana
    Choice Care PPO
  • MultiPlan
    MultiPlan PPO
    PHCS Network PPO

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Hospitals where Dr. Katin has admitting privileges

Lankenau Medical Center
100 E Lancaster Ave
Wynnewood, PA 19096
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Paoli Hospital
255 W Lancaster Ave
Paoli, PA 19301
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