Dr. Nicholas Schenck, MD

Dr. Nicholas Schenck, MD

Ear, Nose, and Throat  ·  
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Age 76
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Dr. Nicholas Schenck, MD is an otolaryngology (ear, nose & throat) specialist in Los Angeles, CA and has been practicing for 44 years. He graduated from University At Buffalo State University Of New York School Of Medicine in 1968 and specializes in ear, nose, and throat and facial plastic & reconstructive surgery.

8631 W 3rd St Ste 440E

Los Angeles, CA 90048

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Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of California
  • Cigna

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Top Care Areas

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Chronic Sinusitis
very high
more than 95% of peers
Sinusitis
very high
more than 95% of peers
Outer Ear Infection
very high
more than 92% of peers

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2  Specialties

  • Ear, Nose, and Throat
  • Facial Plastic & Reconstructive Surgery

1  Board Certifications

  • Otolaryngology
    Accredited by: American Board of Otolaryngology*

66  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
  • Adjacent Tissue Transfer
  • Antrostomy and Antrotomy (Sinus Surgery)
  • Balloon Sinuplasty
  • Cervical Lymph Node Dissection
  • Diagnostic Nasal and-or Sinus Endoscopy
  • ENT Surgery
  • Ethmoidectomy (Sinus Surgery)
  • Excision of Parotid, Sublingual, or Submandibular Gland
  • Excision of Skin Cancer
  • Excision of Skin Lesion
  • Excision or Destruction of Palate or Uvula Lesion
  • Excision or Destruction of Tongue Lesion
  • Head and Neck Surgery
  • Intranasal or Sinus Procedure
  • Lymph Node Biopsy or Excision
  • Nasal Septum Surgery (Septoplasty)
  • Sinus Surgery
  • Sphenoidotomy (Sinus Surgery)
  • Tonsillectomy
  • 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

  • University At Buffalo State University Of New York School Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1968
  • University Hospital Uc San Diego
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1969
  • University Hospital Uc San Diego
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1970
  • Wash University Barnes Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1974
  • National Institute Neur Dis
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1974

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Schenck has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Schenck's Reviews

3.2
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Schenck to family and friends
13 total reviews (3 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (13)

  • 5
    (7)
  • 4
    (0)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
    (1)
  • 1
    (5)

Dr. Schenck's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    VERY GOOD
  • Explains condition(s) well

    VERY GOOD
  • Answers questions

    GOOD
  • Time well spent

    VERY GOOD

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    VERY GOOD
  • Office environment

    VERY GOOD
  • Staff friendliness

    VERY GOOD
  • Average wait time

    10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (3)

He performed a septoplasty and removed a retention cyst from a sinus on one side and polyps from the sinus on the other side. As he suggested I used saline spray religiously and thanks to his gel pack technique there was no bruising or swell. My boss & friends thought the surgery had been...more
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I had avoid nose surgery since age 17, because the Dr. I saw then scare the hell out of me.. now I am 70...... last December had an MRI and my doctor recommended me to visit Doctor Schenck.... where I saw what my septum looks like for the first time....Dr. Schenck and his stuff special...more
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I recently had a septoplasty performed by Dr. Schenck. Not only did he do a FANTASTIC job with my surgery, but he was also incredible helpful in all of my post-surgery appointments. I used to snore and no longer do thanks to the great work of Dr. Schenck. I'm a singer and I've had many...more
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