Dr. Mark Bassett, MD

Dr. Mark Bassett, MD

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Ear, Nose, and Throat  |  
Male  |  
69 y/o
(6)

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Dr. Mark Bassett, MD is an otolaryngology (ear, nose & throat) specialist in Spokane, WA and has been practicing for 39 years. He graduated from University Of Washington School Of Medicine in 1977 and specializes in ear, nose, and throat and otolaryngology-head and neck surgery.

Accepted insurance

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross of Idaho
  • Cigna
  • Group Health Cooperative
  • MultiPlan

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Top Care Areas

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Loss of Smell and-or Taste
very high
more than 97% of peers
Chronic Sinusitis
very high
more than 91% of peers
Ear Disorders
high
more than 89% of peers

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Specialties

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

  • Otolaryngology
    Accredited by: American Board of Otolaryngology*
60

Conditions Treated

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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)
  • 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 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
  • Lymph Node Biopsy or Excision
  • Nasal Septum Surgery (Septoplasty)
  • Sinus Surgery
  • Sphenoidotomy (Sinus Surgery)
  • Thyroid Lobectomy
  • Thyroidectomy or Thyroid Lobectomy
  • Tonsillectomy
  • Wound Repair

Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

Healthgrades does not collect malpractice information for Washington.

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 Washington School Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1977
  • Swedish Hospital Med Center
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1978
  • Swedish Hospital Med Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1979
  • University Wash Affil Hosps
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1982

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Bassett has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Russian
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Bassett's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Bassett to family and friends
4.3
based on 6 total reviews (3 with comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (6)

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

Dr. Bassett'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 (3)

in Spokane, Washington
I am incredibly lucky to have received a referral to Dr. Bassett. He diagnosed my cancer and managed my case over 5 months. I believe this diagnoses saved my life. He has a wonderful personality that puts you at ease. He always explained everything and answered all of my questions. His staff was...more
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in Spokane, WA
Best doctor I have ever seen!!!!!!
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in Newport, WA
In my old age, I am seeing several doctors. Dr Bassett is by far the nicest, friendliest doctor of them all. He knows what he is doing and he does it well. I would recommend him anytime.
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