Dr. Nicholas Hamill, MD

Dr. Nicholas Hamill, MD

Ear, Nose, and Throat  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 56
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Dr. Nicholas Hamill, MD is an otolaryngology (ear, nose & throat) specialist in Tacoma, WA and has been practicing for 21 years. He graduated from Loyola Univ Of Chicago Stritch Sch Of Med in 1991 and specializes in ear, nose, and throat and neurotology.

1901 S Union Ave Ste B2010

Tacoma, WA 98405

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

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

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Top Care Areas

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

Vertigo
very high
more than 99% of peers
Earwax Buildup
very high
more than 99% of peers
Outer Ear Infection
very high
more than 99% of peers

Dr. Hamill'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.

2  Specialties

  • Ear, Nose, and Throat
  • Neurotology

1  Board Certifications

  • Otolaryngology
    Accredited by: American Board of Otolaryngology*

59  Conditions Treated

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24  Procedures

  • Ablation or Excision of Nasal Turbinates
  • Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
  • Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
  • Antrostomy and Antrotomy (Sinus Surgery)
  • Cervical Lymph Node Dissection
  • 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 Tongue Lesion
  • 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)
  • Paracentesis
  • Perforated Eardrum Repair (Tympanoplasty)
  • Sinus Surgery
  • Sphenoidotomy (Sinus Surgery)
  • Tonsillectomy
  • Tracheal Surgery

Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

Healthgrades does not collect malpractice information for Washington.

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

  • Loyola Univ Of Chicago Stritch Sch Of Med
    Medical School | Graduated 1991
  • The Johns Hopkins Hospital
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1992
  • Hershey Med Ctr-Penn State U
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1996
  • Mich Ear Inst
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1997

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Hamill has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Hamill's Reviews

4.5
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Hamill to family and friends
17 total reviews (3 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (17)

  • 5
    (15)
  • 4
    (0)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
    (0)
  • 1
    (2)

Dr. Hamill'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 (3)

Dr. Hamill has helped me through at least three serious ear infections. He is the "best in the west" as far as I am concerned. Always very professional and a pleasing personality.
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Dr. Hamill took the time to answer my questions and help me determine the best plan moving forward. He is a wonderful doctor and made me feel comfortable.
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We have been going to Dr Hamill for the last 4 years (stared when son was 2) we love him he is so great with my son highly recommend to anyone asking for an ENT
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