Dr. Mark Wax, MD

Ear, Nose, and Throat  |  
Male  |  
Age 61
(12)
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Dr. Mark Wax, MD
Dr. Mark Wax, MD is an ear, nose, and throat doctor who practices in Portland, OR. He is 61 years old and has been practicing for 37 years. Dr. Wax is affiliated with OHSU Hospital- Marquam Hill.

3181 SW Sam Jackson Park Rd # 250

Portland, OR 97239

Contact Information

(503) 494-7413

Dr. Mark Wax, MD

Dr. Mark Wax, MD

Accepted insurance

  • Cigna
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Kaiser Permanente
  • MultiPlan
  • Regence Blue Cross Blue Shield

*Please verify this information when scheduling an appointment.

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Head and Neck Cancer
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more than 72% of peers
Oral Cancer
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more than 63% of peers
Cancer
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more than 48% of peers

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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

  • Acute Sinusitis
  • All Headaches (incl. Migraine)
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Bone Cancer
  • Bone Disorders
  • Brain Disorders
  • Cancer
  • Chronic Sinusitis
  • Cleft Palate
  • Cough
  • Deafness
  • Dysphagia
  • ENT Cancer
  • Ear Disorders
  • Eyelid Disorders
  • Fracture
  • Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease (GERD)
  • Gastrointestinal Diseases
  • Head and Neck Cancer
  • Head or Neck Lump or Swelling
  • Headache
  • Hoarse Voice (Dysphonia)
  • Laryngeal Cancer
  • Larynx Conditions
  • Leukoplakia
  • Lip Cancer
  • Loss of Smell and-or Taste
  • Malignant Bone Cancer of the Skull, Face, and Jaw
  • Nosebleed
  • Oral Cancer
  • Oral and-or Facial Cleft
  • Osteosarcoma
  • Otitis Media
  • Outer Ear Infection
  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Salivary Gland Cancer
  • Salivary Gland Stones and Inflammation
  • Sinusitis
  • Sleep Apnea
  • Sleep Disorders
  • Soft Tissue Sarcoma
  • Throat Cancer (Hypopharyngeal)
  • Throat Pain
  • Tongue Cancer
  • Tonsil Cancer
  • Vocal Cord Nodule
  • Vocal Cord Paralysis

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Procedures

  • Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
  • Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
  • Antrostomy and Antrotomy (Sinus Surgery)
  • Cervical Lymph Node Dissection
  • Cleft Palate Repair (Palatoplasty)
  • Diagnostic Nasal and-or Sinus Endoscopy
  • ENT Surgery
  • Excision of Parotid, Sublingual, or Submandibular Gland
  • Glossectomy
  • Head and Neck Surgery
  • Intranasal or Sinus Procedure
  • Nasal Septum Surgery (Septoplasty)
  • Sinus Surgery
  • Tracheal Surgery
  • Vestibule and Floor of Mouth, Excision or Destruction
  • Wound Repair

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Oregon.

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 Toronto Faculty Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1980
  • Mt Sinai Hospital
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1981
  • Cedars Sinai Med Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1983
  • University Toronto
    Residency Hospital | Completed
  • St Michaels Hospital
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1991

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Wax has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

Dr. Wax does not have any memberships or affiliations listed. If you are Dr. Wax and would like to add memberships or affiliations, please update your profile.

Dr. Wax's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Wax to family and friends
4.5
based on 12 total reviews (10 with comments)
Dr. Wax'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
    Under 10 minutes
Patient Comments (10)
in Portland, OR |
From my visits I could tell he is all around s great doctor and person. Gives helpful care with heart!! I'd recommend him to my family and friends!! Thank you Dr Wax!
in Portland, OR |
Every moment he impressed me with his knowledge! By the end of my appointment.I quickly understood I had a great Doctor. an a great well understood surgery plan. After my surgery . I'm healed up an healthy a have a great smile now because of him!
in Eugene, OR |
Couldn't be happier with my experience!! His clear approach put all my anxieties to rest.
in Camas Valley, OR |
Excellence!! The only way I could put into words. Doctor Wax an his capabilities!!!!
in Salem, OR |
Amazing surgeon. Glad I was under his care.Top notch care!!!
in Portland, OR |
He was a perfect surgeon. Great personality an Doctor!!
in Portland, OR |
Sat down an helped me figure out my plan for surgery. Answered all my questions an gave visual aids. Put all my worries at ease.
in Portland, OR |
Clearly an calmly listens to all my questions an concerns. OHSU is lucky to have this Doctor! A true asset to the ENT field!
in Salem, OR |
Very thorough an has an amazing bed side manner.
Bend, OR |
Had it not been for Dr. Wax, I would no longer be alive. He saved my life by doing a very complicated surgery that could have potentially turned out horribly leaving a huge deformity, but instead arrived with the best possible results and left me pain-free after almost a year of suffering.
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Now Accepting New Patients
Dr. Wax accepts 5 insurance carriers
  • Cigna
    Cigna PPO
    Open Access Plus
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
    First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
  • Kaiser Permanente
  • MultiPlan
    MultiPlan PPO
  • Regence Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Preferred Provider Network PPN

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Hospitals where Dr. Wax has admitting privileges

OHSU Hospital- Marquam Hill
3181 SW Sam Jackson Park Rd
Portland, OR 97239
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