Dr. Mark Deaton, MD

Dr. Mark Deaton, MD

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Ear, Nose, and Throat  ·  
Male  ·  
58 y/o
(20)

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Dr. Mark Deaton, MD is an otolaryngology (ear, nose & throat) specialist in Nashville, TN and has been practicing for 32 years. He specializes in ear, nose, and throat, pediatrics, and more.

Otolaryngology Associates of Tennessee

2410 Patterson St Ste 210

Nashville, TN 37203
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Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Beech Street (Multiplan)
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Medicaid
  • Private HealthCare Systems
  • Signature Health Alliance
  • UnitedHealthCare

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Top Care Areas

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

Acute Laryngitis
very high
more than 96% of peers
Headache
very high
more than 96% of peers
All Headaches (incl. Migraine)
very high
more than 95% of peers

Dr. Deaton'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.

3  Specialties

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

1  Board Certifications

  • Otolaryngology
    Accredited by: American Board of Otolaryngology*

60  Conditions Treated

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23  Procedures

  • Ablation or Excision of Nasal Turbinates
  • Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
  • Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
  • Adenoidectomy
  • Allergy Testing
  • 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)
  • Head and Neck Surgery
  • Hearing Aid
  • Intranasal or Sinus Procedure
  • Laryngoscopy - Laryngotomy - Laryngectomy - Pharyngolaryngectomy - Pharyngectomy
  • Laryngoscopy and Laryngotomy
  • Lung Surgery
  • Lymph Node Biopsy or Excision
  • Nasal Septum Surgery (Septoplasty)
  • Perforated Eardrum Repair (Tympanoplasty)
  • Sinus Surgery
  • Sphenoidectomy (Sinus Surgery)

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Tennessee.

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 Virginia
    Medical School | Graduated 1986
  • Indiana University, Methodist Hospital Of Indiana
    Residency Hospital | Completed
  • Indiana School Of Medicine
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Deaton has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Deaton's Reviews

3.2
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Deaton to family and friends
20 total reviews (3 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (20)

  • 5
    (9)
  • 4
    (1)
  • 3
    (1)
  • 2
    (3)
  • 1
    (6)

Dr. Deaton's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    GOOD
  • Explains condition(s) well

    GOOD
  • Answers questions

    GOOD
  • Time well spent

    GOOD

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    VERY GOOD
  • Office environment

    VERY GOOD
  • Staff friendliness

    VERY GOOD
  • Average wait time

    31 to 45 minutes

Patient Comments (3)

Dr. Deaton was very thorough and professional. He performed my surgeries quickly to accomodate my schedule. Love him.
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The first appt for my child was at the Nville office.I had to wait an hour because someone in the office scheduled the incorrect time.We did find out,my son had a polyp in his nasal cavity.I had to schedule a 2nd visit after X-rays.On a Monday the ofc staff called & asked if I could come earlier...more
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Dr Deaton is thorough and uses lay men's terms to explain medical situations and practices. I will recommend him to family and friends.
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