Dr. Mary Lalakea, MD

Dr. Mary Lalakea, MD

Ear, Nose, and Throat  ·  
Female  ·  
Age 58
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Dr. Mary Lalakea, MD is an otolaryngology (ear, nose & throat) specialist in San Jose, CA and has been practicing for 28 years. She graduated from Boston Univ Sch Of Med in 1985 and specializes in ear, nose, and throat.

751 S Bascom Ave

San Jose, CA 95128

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of California
  • Cigna
  • MultiPlan

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Top Care Areas

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

Head and Neck Surgery
very high
more than 92% of peers
Thyroidectomy or Thyroid Lobectomy
very high
more than 91% of peers
Thyroid Lobectomy
very high
more than 90% of peers

Dr. Lalakea'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.

1  Specialties

  • Ear, Nose, and Throat

1  Board Certifications

  • Otolaryngology
    Accredited by: American Board of Otolaryngology*

59  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
  • Cervical Lymph Node Dissection
  • Cleft Palate Repair (Palatoplasty)
  • Diagnostic Nasal and-or Sinus Endoscopy
  • ENT Surgery
  • Excision of Facial Bone
  • Excision of Parotid, Sublingual, or Submandibular Gland
  • Excision of Tracheal Tumor or Stenosis
  • Excision or Destruction of Palate or Uvula Lesion
  • Head and Neck Surgery
  • Intranasal or Sinus Procedure
  • Laryngoscopy - Laryngotomy - Laryngectomy - Pharyngolaryngectomy - Pharyngectomy
  • Laryngoscopy and Laryngotomy
  • Lymph Node Biopsy or Excision
  • Parathyroidectomy
  • Sinus Surgery
  • Thyroid Lobectomy
  • Thyroidectomy
  • Thyroidectomy or Thyroid Lobectomy
  • Tracheal Surgery
  • Wound Repair

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for California.

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

  • Boston Univ Sch Of Med
    Medical School | Graduated 1985
  • Stanford University
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1986
  • Stanford University
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1990

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Lalakea has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Lalakea's Reviews

3.7
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Lalakea to family and friends
3 total reviews (1 has a comment)

Likelihood to Recommend (3)

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

Dr. Lalakea's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    EXCELLENT
  • Explains condition(s) well

    EXCELLENT
  • Answers questions

    EXCELLENT
  • Time well spent

    EXCELLENT

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    GOOD
  • Office environment

    EXCELLENT
  • Staff friendliness

    EXCELLENT
  • Average wait time

    10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (1)

I can' thank her for the amazing job she have done on my thyroid surgery. She is so caring, gentle and professional that is impossible not to trust her. I was so scared thinking of the surgery on my neck and imagining all kind of thinks, now that I m over I can't believe that I feel so great and my...more
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