Dr. Michael A. Avidano, MD

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Dr. Michael A. Avidano, MD

Ear, Nose, and Throat | Male

Southern Crescent ENT PC 1101 Hospital Dr Ste 100A, Stockbridge, GA 30281 Get Directions
(770) 474-7416

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Dr. Avidano specializes in Ear, Nose, and Throat and practices in Stockbridge, GA. He practices at 2 locations.

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    Malpractice Claim

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    • Settlement;2013-08-07T00:00:00
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  • Medical School
  • Internship Hospital
  • Residency Hospital
  • Fellowship Hospital
  • Undergraduate School
  • Other Education
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    3.6 based on 11 responses
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    • Staff
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    • Level of trust in provider's decisions
       (11)
    • How well provider explains medical condition(s)
       (11)
    • How well provider listens and answers questions
       (11)
    • Spends appropriate amount of time with patients
       (11)
    Dr. Avidano's Office & Staff
    • Ease of scheduling urgent appointments
       (10)
    • Office environment, cleanliness, comfort, etc.
       (11)
    • Staff friendliness and courteousness
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    • Total wait time (waiting & exam rooms)
      16 – 30 minutes (11)
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    Specialties

    • Ear, Nose, and Throat
    • Sleep Medicine

    Board Certifications

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    • Otolaryngology
    • Sleep Medicine

    Conditions Treated

    • Acute Sinusitis
    • Acute Tonsillitis
    • Acute Upper Respiratory Infection
    • All Headaches (incl. Migraine)
    • Allergic Reaction
    • Allergic Rhinitis
    • Autoimmune Diseases
    • Bell's Palsy
    • Brain Disorders
    • Broken Nose
    • Cancer
    • Chronic Adenoid Infection
    • Chronic Laryngitis
    • Chronic Sinusitis
    • Chronic Tonsillitis
    • Common Cold
    • Conductive Hearing Loss
    • Cough
    • Deafness
    • Deviated Septum
    • Dizziness
    • Dysphagia
    • Ear Ache
    • Ear Disorders
    • Earwax Buildup
    • Enlarged Turbinates
    • ENT Cancer
    • Eustachian Tube Dysfunction
    • Facial Fracture
    • Fracture
    • Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease (GERD)
    • Gastrointestinal Diseases
    • Head and Neck Cancer
    • Head or Neck Lump or Swelling
    • Headache
    • Hoarse Voice (Dysphonia)
    • Laryngeal Cancer
    • Laryngitis
    • Larynx Conditions
    • Loss of Smell and-or Taste
    • Nosebleed
    • Oral Cancer
    • Otitis Media
    • Otosclerosis
    • Outer Ear Infection
    • Parathyroid (Gland) Tumor: Other than Malignant
    • Perforated Eardrum
    • Pulmonary Disease
    • Salivary Gland Cancer
    • Salivary Gland Stones and Inflammation
    • Sinusitis
    • Sleep Apnea
    • Sleep Disorders
    • Swimmer's Ear
    • Throat Cancer (Hypopharyngeal)
    • Throat Pain
    • Tinnitus
    • Tongue Cancer
    • Tonsil Cancer
    • Tonsillitis
    • Vertigo
    • Vocal Cord Nodule
    • Vocal Cord Paralysis
    • Vocal Cord Polyp

    Procedures Performed

    • Ablation or Excision of Nasal Turbinates
    • Adenoidectomy
    • Antrostomy and Antrotomy (Sinus Surgery)
    • Cervical Lymph Node Dissection
    • Continuous Positive Airway Pressure (CPAP)
    • 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 Palate or Uvula Lesion
    • Excision or Destruction of Tongue Lesion
    • Frenectomy
    • Head and Neck Surgery
    • Intranasal or Sinus Procedure
    • Laryngoscopy - Laryngotomy - Laryngectomy - Pharyngolaryngectomy - Pharyngectomy
    • Laryngoscopy and Laryngotomy
    • Lip, Excision or Resection
    • Lymph Node Biopsy or Excision
    • Nasal Septum Surgery (Septoplasty)
    • Parathyroidectomy
    • Perforated Eardrum Repair (Tympanoplasty)
    • Sinus Surgery
    • Sphenoidotomy (Sinus Surgery)
    • Thyroid Lobectomy
    • Thyroidectomy or Thyroid Lobectomy
    • Tonsillectomy
    • Tracheal Surgery
    • Vestibule and Floor of Mouth, Excision or Destruction
    • Wound Repair

    Background Check

    • 1
      Malpractice Claim

      Dr. Avidano has 1 malpractice claim

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      • Settlement  (8/7/2013)
      • Amount or Range: $1,250,000.00
      • State: Georgia
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      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

    • Medical School
      University of Michigan Medical School

      Graduated in 1990

    • Internship Hospital
      University Fla

      Completed in 1991

    • Residency Hospital
      University Fla

      Completed in 1995

    Awards & Recognition

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    • Media & Publications

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    Languages Spoken

    • English
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    • Based on total number of patients treated over the last 12 months
    • Specializes in Ear, Nose, and Throat
    • Board certified in Otolaryngology and Sleep Medicine
    • Malpractice claims found
    • No sanctions found
    • No board actions found
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    Dr. Avidano's Office & Staff

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    Total wait time (waiting & exam rooms)
    16 – 30 minutes

    Experience with Dr. Avidano

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    How well provider listens and answers questions
    Spends appropriate amount of time with patients