Dr. Osama El-Silimy, MD

Dr. Osama El-Silimy, MD

Ear, Nose, and Throat  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 74
Dr. Osama El-Silimy, MD is an otolaryngology (ear, nose & throat) specialist in Caribou, ME and has been practicing for 49 years. He graduated from Cairo University School Of Medicine in 1969 and specializes in ear, nose, and throat.

73 Sweden St

Caribou, ME 04736

Contact Information

(207) 492-1377

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • Harvard Pilgrim Health Care
  • Mail Handlers Benefit Plan (MHBP)
  • Tufts Health Plan
  • UnitedHealthCare

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1  Specialties

  • Ear, Nose, and Throat

0  Board Certifications

Dr. El-Silimy does not have any board certifications listed.

56  Conditions Treated


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22  Procedures

  • Ablation or Excision of Nasal Turbinates
  • Antrostomy and Antrotomy (Sinus Surgery)
  • Balloon Sinuplasty
  • Caldwell-Luc Procedure
  • 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
  • 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)
  • Sinus Surgery
  • Sphenoidotomy (Sinus Surgery)
  • Tonsillectomy
  • Tracheal Surgery
  • Wound Repair

Background Check

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0 Sanctions

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0 Board Actions

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  • Cairo University School Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1969

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Media & Publications

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Languages Spoken

  • English

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Dr. El-Silimy's Reviews

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8 total reviews (2 have comments)

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Dr. El-Silimy's Performance

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  • Explains condition(s) well

  • Answers questions

  • Time well spent


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  • Office environment

  • Staff friendliness

  • Average wait time

    10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (2)

have been a long-time patient with this doctor but Services have gone downhill dramatically he works primarily with special needs children but is telling parents they can't bring them in until mid morning when his office is busy and is saying that they would have to go to Bangor which is a...more
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this used to be the best doctors office around but the level of service has gone down drastically that being said very disappointed and unless things go back to the Quality that they were probably will not be back
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