Dr. Lon Petchenik, MD

Dr. Lon Petchenik, MD

Ear, Nose, and Throat  ·  
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Age 55
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Dr. Lon Petchenik, MD is an otolaryngology (ear, nose & throat) specialist in Arlington Heights, IL. He graduated from University Of Illinois and specializes in ear, nose, and throat and otolaryngology-head and neck surgery.

880 W Central Rd Ste 7200

Arlington Heights, IL 60005

Contact Information

(847) 259-2530

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Illinois
  • Cigna
  • Coventry Health Care
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • HealthLink
  • Humana
  • 2 More

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Top Care Areas

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

Nosebleed
very high
more than 99% of peers
Earwax Buildup
very high
more than 98% of peers
Dizziness
very high
more than 97% of peers

Dr. Petchenik's percentages are based on the rate of treatment compared to peers nationwide from insurance data. Learn more info about our data and this Top Care Areas component.

2  Specialties

  • Ear, Nose, and Throat
  • Otolaryngology-Head and Neck Surgery

1  Board Certifications

  • Otolaryngology
    Accredited by: American Board of Otolaryngology*

80  Conditions Treated

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38  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)
  • Cervical Lymph Node Dissection
  • Diagnostic Nasal and-or Sinus Endoscopy
  • Ear Surgery
  • Ear Tube Placement
  • ENT Surgery
  • Ethmoidectomy (Sinus Surgery)
  • Excision of Parotid, Sublingual, or Submandibular Gland
  • Excision of Tracheal Tumor or Stenosis
  • Excision or Destruction of Palate or Uvula Lesion
  • Excision or Destruction of Pharynx Lesion
  • Excision or Destruction of Tongue Lesion
  • Glossectomy
  • Head and Neck Surgery
  • Intranasal or Sinus Procedure
  • Laryngectomy and Pharyngectomy
  • 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
  • Uvulectomy
  • Vestibule and Floor of Mouth, Excision or Destruction
  • Wound Repair
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Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Illinois.

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 Illinois
    Medical School | Graduated
  • University Of Illinois
    Internship Hospital | Completed
  • University Of Illinois
    Residency Hospital | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Petchenik has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Petchenik's Reviews

4.2
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Petchenik to family and friends
19 total reviews (5 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (19)

  • 5
    (15)
  • 4
    (0)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
    (1)
  • 1
    (3)

Dr. Petchenik's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    EXCELLENT
  • Explains condition(s) well

    EXCELLENT
  • Answers questions

    EXCELLENT
  • Time well spent

    EXCELLENT

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    EXCELLENT
  • Office environment

    EXCELLENT
  • Staff friendliness

    EXCELLENT
  • Average wait time

    10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (5)

Dr. Petchenik is my savior! I love how compassionate he is and also how he gives it to you straight and to the point. I am amazed how wonderful I feel after years of suffering my E Tube dysfunction and multiple temp tubes that left a hole in my ear drum. He will be my life time ENT! Thank you so...more
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Dr. Petchenik was very thorough with his exam, diagnosis, and treatment plan for my deviated septum enlarged tonsil and tonsil stones. Post surgery he checked on me and follow up appointments went well. Highly recommend for septoplasty and tonsillectomy procedures.
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Dr Petchenik saw my son who apparently had ear infection, however we were over and over told by our primary care physician that there was nothing to worry about, "let's try yet another generic antibiotic" - while his condition was visibly progressing to worse. Dr Petchenik in 10 minutes saw the...more
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I was sent to Dr. Petchenik as a consult to look at a bump on my nose. The office was nice, the appointment was easy to schedule and took place on time. I was in-and-out of the office in under 15 minutes after having ample time with the doctor to address my concerns No procedures were conducted...more
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I waited in Dr. Petcheniks office for 20 minutes. I tried to explain to him my symptoms, but he would constantly talk over me. He was typing so fast and talking so fast that I actually started having a vertigo attack (due to my inner ear problem). It seemed as if he wanted nothing more then to...more
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