Dr. Loren Bartels, MD

Dr. Loren Bartels, MD

Neurotology  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 69
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Dr. Loren Bartels, MD is a neurotology specialist in Tampa, FL and has been practicing for 38 years. He graduated from University Of South Florida / College Of Medicine in 1974 and specializes in neurotology, ear, nose, and throat, and more.

5 Tampa General Cir Ste 610

Tampa, FL 33606

Contact Information

(813) 315-4327

Insurance Accepted

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

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Top Care Areas

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

Perforated Eardrum
very high
more than 99% of peers
Vertigo
very high
more than 99% of peers
Ear Disorders
very high
more than 99% of peers

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3  Specialties

  • Neurotology
  • Audiology
  • Ear, Nose, and Throat

1  Board Certifications

  • Otolaryngology
    Accredited by: American Board of Otolaryngology*

56  Conditions Treated

  • Abscess
  • Acoustic Neuroma
  • Acute Upper Respiratory Infection
  • All Headaches (incl. Migraine)
  • Ataxia
  • Aural Atresia - Multiple Congenital Anomalies - Mental Retardation
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Bell's Palsy
  • Benign Positional Vertigo
  • Brain and Nervous System Cancer (incl. Gliomas, Astrocytoma, Schwannoma, Medulloblastoma, Chordoma)
  • Cancer
  • Central Vestibular Vertigo
  • Cholesteatoma
  • Chronic Tonsillitis
  • Conductive Hearing Loss
  • Cough
  • Cranial Trauma
  • Deafness
  • Deformities of Auricle or Pinna
  • Dizziness
  • Down Syndrome
  • Dysphagia
  • Ear Ache
  • Ear Disorders
  • Earwax Buildup
  • Eustachian Tube Dysfunction
  • Fracture
  • Head and Neck Cancer
  • Head or Neck Lump or Swelling
  • Headache
  • Hearing Loss
  • Hearing Loss Due to Noise
  • Labyrinthitis
  • Laryngeal Cancer
  • Larynx Conditions
  • Loss of Smell and-or Taste
  • Meniere's Disease
  • Meningiomas
  • Nerve Sheath Tumors
  • Oral and-or Facial Cleft
  • Otitis Media
  • Otosclerosis
  • Otosclerosis, Familial
  • Outer Ear Infection
  • Pediatric Hearing Loss
  • Perforated Eardrum
  • Perilymph Fistula (PLF)
  • Ramsay Hunt Syndrome - Type 1
  • Sinusitis
  • Tinnitus
  • TMJ
  • Tonsillitis
  • Vertigo
  • Vestibular Neuritis
  • Vestibulocochlear Dysfunction Progressive Familial
  • Vestibulocochlear Nerve Diseases
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25  Procedures

  • Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
  • Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
  • Bone Anchored Hearing Aid Implant
  • Cochlear Implant Insertion
  • Complex Skull Base Surgery
  • Continuous Positive Airway Pressure (CPAP)
  • Craniectomy, Craniotomy, Surgery of Skull Base, Neuroendoscopy
  • Ear Plastic Surgery (Otoplasty)
  • Ear Reconstruction
  • Ear Surgery
  • Ear Tube Placement
  • Eardrum Repair
  • Endolymphatic Mastoid Shunt
  • Head and Neck Surgery
  • Lip, Excision or Resection
  • Myringotomy
  • Neuroplasty
  • Paracentesis
  • Pediatric Cochlear Implants
  • Perforated Eardrum Repair (Tympanoplasty)
  • Sinus Surgery
  • Skull Base Surgery
  • Stapedectomy
  • Stereotactic Radiosurgery
  • Wound Repair

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

  • University Of South Florida
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1971
  • University Of South Florida / College Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1974
  • Geisinger Medical Center
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1976
  • Geisinger Medical Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1979
  • House Ear Clinic/Institute
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1980

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Bartels has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • German
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Bartels' Reviews

4.0
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Bartels to family and friends
31 total reviews (6 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (31)

  • 5
    (23)
  • 4
    (0)
  • 3
    (1)
  • 2
    (0)
  • 1
    (7)

Dr. Bartels' Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    VERY GOOD
  • Explains condition(s) well

    VERY GOOD
  • Answers questions

    EXCELLENT
  • Time well spent

    VERY GOOD

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    VERY GOOD
  • Office environment

    EXCELLENT
  • Staff friendliness

    VERY GOOD
  • Average wait time

    16 to 30 minutes

Patient Comments (6)

I made an appointment for a consultation. Two weeks later staff called to ask if I had the MRI done. I said none had been ordered and I did not want one. Coming in only for consult on medical advances for my particular problem. A few days before the appt. staff called asking the same question. I...more
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Dr. Bartels diagnosed me with Vestibular Neurosis after years of searching for answers and suffering from this disease. His knowledge and understanding of my disease made me feel much better and not feeling alone about moving forward and coping with my disability in the future. Thank you and your...more
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horrible experience, 1 foot in 1 foot out of the door! No Compassion!
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My son had chronic ear infections. Our regular ENT recommended we see Dr. Bartels. After several appointments with Dr. Bartels, my son went from almost requiring hearing aids to about 95% normal hearing. My son will soon be getting the one hole closed from his tubes, the other closed on its own....more
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Excellent, one of the best we have ever seen.
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