Dr. Leela Lavasani, MD

Dr. Leela Lavasani, MD

Ear, Nose, and Throat  |  
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Dr. Leela Lavasani, MD is an otolaryngology (ear, nose & throat) specialist in Orlando, FL and has been practicing for 7 years. She graduated from George Washington University / School Of Medicine and Health Sciences in 2006 and specializes in ear, nose, and throat.

44 W Michigan St

Orlando, FL 32806

Contact Information

(407) 644-4883

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Ambetter
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Florida
  • Cigna
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Humana

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Top Care Areas

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Head or Neck Lump or Swelling
very high
more than 98% of peers
Allergic Rhinitis
very high
more than 97% of peers
Allergic Reaction
very high
more than 97% of peers

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Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Lavasani "Since 1958, The Ear, Nose, Throat & Plastic Surgery Associates has combined quality patient care with state-of-the-art innovation. As a recognized leader in Central Florida otolaryngology and its associated subspecialties, the practice has grown to encompass four locations and 12 physicians available to treat a myriad of adult and pediatric otolaryngology issues."
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Specialties

  • Ear, Nose, and Throat
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Board Certifications

  • Otolaryngology
    Accredited by: American Board of Otolaryngology*
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Conditions Treated

  • Abscess
  • Acoustic Neuroma
  • Acute Sinusitis
  • Acute Tonsillitis
  • Acute Upper Respiratory Infection
  • Adult Development Disorders
  • All Headaches (incl. Migraine)
  • Allergic Reaction
  • Allergic Rhinitis
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Bone Disorders
  • Brain Disorders
  • Broken Nose
  • Cancer
  • Cholesteatoma
  • Chronic Adenoid Infection
  • Chronic Sinusitis
  • Chronic Tonsillitis
  • Conductive Hearing Loss
  • Cough
  • Deafness
  • Deviated Septum
  • Dizziness
  • Down Syndrome
  • 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 and Neck Tumor
  • Head or Neck Lump or Swelling
  • Headache
  • Hoarse Voice (Dysphonia)
  • Labyrinthitis
  • Laryngeal Cancer
  • Larynx Conditions
  • Leukoplakia
  • Loss of Smell and-or Taste
  • Malignant Neoplasm of Head
  • Nosebleed
  • Oral Cancer
  • Otitis Media
  • Otosclerosis
  • Outer Ear Infection
  • Parathyroid (Gland) Disease
  • Parathyroid (Gland) Tumor: Other than Malignant
  • Perforated Eardrum
  • Peritonsillar Abscess
  • Pharyngitis
  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Salivary Gland Cancer
  • Salivary Gland Stones and Inflammation
  • Sinusitis
  • Sjögren's Syndrome
  • Sleep Apnea
  • Sleep Disorders
  • Soft Tissue Sarcoma
  • Soft Tissue Sarcoma of Head, Face, and Neck
  • Sore Throat
  • TMJ
  • Throat Cancer (Hypopharyngeal)
  • Throat Cancer (Nasopharyngeal)
  • Throat Cancer (Oropharyngeal)
  • Thyroid Cancer
  • Tinnitus
  • Tongue Cancer
  • Tongue-Tie
  • Tonsil Cancer
  • Tonsillitis
  • Trigeminal Neuralgia
  • Vertigo
  • Vocal Cord Nodule
  • Vocal Cord Paralysis
  • Vocal Cord Polyp
  • Wheezing

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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
  • Continuous Positive Airway Pressure (CPAP)
  • 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 Palate or Uvula Lesion
  • Excision or Destruction of Pharynx Lesion
  • Excision or Destruction of Tongue Lesion
  • 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)
  • Paracentesis
  • Parathyroidectomy
  • 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 Florida.

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

  • Macalester College
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1999
  • George Washington University / School Of Medicine and Health Sciences
    Medical School | Graduated 2006
  • Thomas Jefferson University
    Residency Hospital | Completed 2011

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications
  • Hand-washing practices of facial plastic surgeons, 08/11/2009
  • Sonic Rhinoplasty: Sculpting the Nasal Dorsum with the Ultrasonic Bone Aspirator, 08/12/2010
  • Management of Acute Soft Tissue Injury to the Auricle, 12/26/2010
  • Intraparotid facial nerve schwannoma: clinician beware, 08/08/2009
  • Metastasis of prostatic adenocarcinoma to the sphenoid sinus., 09/11/2006

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Farsi
  • Persian

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Lavasani's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Lavasani to family and friends
3.5
based on 12 total reviews (3 with comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (12)

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

Dr. Lavasani'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
VERY GOOD
Average wait time
10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (3)

Naples, FL |
I've had to visit three ENT around Naples. I'm so fortunate that I finally tried Dr. Lavasani. While it was a struggle sometimes to get on her schedule and her offices telephone system is frustrating, she is genuine and clearly interested in helping her patient. I've been misdiagnosed over the...more
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in Fort Myers, FL |
After dealing with ongoing vertigo, instead of doing a simple test for benign positional vertigo in her office, I was referred for expensive testing which could have been avoided. On two occasions, I was told her office would contact me to set up tests and therapy, and I received no call back. I...more
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in Naples, FL |
She does not spend time with you at all or explains anything or listens well, it seems as if she does not believe the patient of his complaints if the problem is not obvious right away as in my case. Her nasal endoscopy was not thorough it was way too quick to see anything. And if the problem seems...more
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Dr. Lavasani accepts 7 insurance carriers
  • Aetna
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  • Ambetter
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  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Blue Card PPO
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Florida
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  • Cigna
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  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
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  • Humana
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Hospitals where Dr. Lavasani has admitting privileges

Physicians Regional - Pine Ridge
6101 Pine Ridge Rd
Naples, FL 34119
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