Dr. Mark Wax, MD

Dr. Mark Wax, MD

Ear, Nose, and Throat  ·  
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Age 62
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Dr. Mark Wax, MD is an otolaryngology (ear, nose & throat) specialist in Portland, OR and has been practicing for 27 years. He graduated from University Of Toronto Faculty Of Medicine in 1980 and specializes in ear, nose, and throat.

3181 SW Sam Jackson Park Rd # 250

Portland, OR 97239

Contact Information

(503) 494-7413

Insurance Accepted

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

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Top Care Areas

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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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1  Specialties

  • Ear, Nose, and Throat

1  Board Certifications

  • Otolaryngology
    Accredited by: American Board of Otolaryngology*

46  Conditions Treated

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16  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

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Dr. Wax's Reviews

4.2
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Wax to family and friends
13 total reviews (11 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (13)

  • 5
    (9)
  • 4
    (2)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
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  • 1
    (2)

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 (11)

Inept, narrow thinking. He made up his mind about me within 3 seconds and never actually considered my symptoms. He saw that I was not obese and didn't have a thick neck & therefore must not have sleep apnea. Symptoms and my own observations didn't matter. It was a complete waste of my time. I...more
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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!
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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!
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Couldn't be happier with my experience!! His clear approach put all my anxieties to rest.
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Excellence!! The only way I could put into words. Doctor Wax an his capabilities!!!!
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