Dr. Michael Bard, MD

Dr. Michael Bard, MD

Ear, Nose, and Throat  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 57
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Dr. Michael Bard, MD is an otolaryngology (ear, nose & throat) specialist in Ridgefield, CT and has been practicing for 25 years. He graduated from Mount Sinai School Of Medicine Of New York University in 1987 and specializes in ear, nose, and throat.

901 Ethan Allen Hwy Ste 101

Ridgefield, CT 06877

Contact Information

(203) 438-5080

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Louisiana
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Massachusetts
  • Cigna
  • EmblemHealth
  • Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Harvard Pilgrim Health Care
  • Humana
  • MultiPlan

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Top Care Areas

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

Ear Disorders
very high
more than 98% of peers
Earwax Buildup
very high
more than 97% of peers
Tinnitus
very high
more than 93% of peers

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1  Specialties

  • Ear, Nose, and Throat

1  Board Certifications

  • Otolaryngology
    Accredited by: American Board of Otolaryngology*

81  Conditions Treated

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34  Procedures

  • Ablation or Excision of Nasal Turbinates
  • Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
  • Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
  • Adenoidectomy
  • Antrostomy and Antrotomy (Sinus Surgery)
  • Balloon Sinuplasty
  • Cervical Lymph Node Dissection
  • Diagnostic Nasal and-or Sinus Endoscopy
  • Ear Surgery
  • Ear Tube Placement
  • ENT Surgery
  • Ethmoidectomy (Sinus Surgery)
  • Excision of Facial Bone
  • Excision of Parotid, Sublingual, or Submandibular Gland
  • Excision or Destruction of Palate or Uvula Lesion
  • Excision or Destruction of Tongue Lesion
  • Glossectomy
  • Head and Neck Surgery
  • Intranasal or Sinus Procedure
  • Laryngoscopy - Laryngotomy - Laryngectomy - Pharyngolaryngectomy - Pharyngectomy
  • Laryngoscopy and Laryngotomy
  • Lymph Node Biopsy or Excision
  • Nasal Septum Surgery (Septoplasty)
  • Parathyroidectomy
  • Perforated Eardrum Repair (Tympanoplasty)
  • Sinus Surgery
  • Sphenoidotomy (Sinus Surgery)
  • Thyroid Lobectomy
  • Thyroidectomy
  • Thyroidectomy or Thyroid Lobectomy
  • Tonsillectomy
  • Tracheal Surgery
  • Uvulectomy
  • Vestibule and Floor of Mouth, Excision or Destruction
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Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Connecticut.

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

  • Mount Sinai School Of Medicine Of New York University
    Medical School | Graduated 1987
  • Mayo Grad School Med
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1988
  • Mayo Grad School Med
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1992
  • Royal National Throat Nose and Ear Hospital
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1993

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Bard has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Bard's Reviews

3.2
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Bard to family and friends
44 total reviews (13 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (44)

  • 5
    (23)
  • 4
    (1)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
    (0)
  • 1
    (20)

Dr. Bard'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

    16 to 30 minutes

Patient Comments (13)

I was very disappointed in this MD's cavalier attitude towards my condition. He performed the necessary tests THEN proceeded to tell me that it could be this or that. In the final analysis, he gave me no answer other than to tell me I would have to live with it. I went on to see two other...more
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I thought I had strep throat. I was shocked to find out I had a cancer in my throat. Dr Bard helped me through the process from diagnosis to , what is now, cure. He spent a lot of time explaining things and made it easier for me. I had a few setbacks, but if it wasnt for him, I would have been...more
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Dr. Bard and the entire New Milford office would rather make sure they leave their office at exactly 5pm than to bother addressing patient concerns. I've called their office multiple times with a question, and every time I am promised a call back which conveniently never arrives. Quick to take your...more
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Extremely disappointed in his care. I had an episode of vertigo a week after a visit to see him for pressure in my ear, which he said was allergies. When I called to have him see me for the vertigo issue he said told to go to an MD.....aren't those what the letters after his name are? Again...more
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Dr. Bard was punctual and very friendly, performed the procedure in a professional way, answered all my questions to my satisfaction, and advised on the next steps. I would highly recommend Dr. Bard to anyone who needs ENT. Cheers ! resident of Ridgefield, CT
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