Dr. Paul Spring, MD

Dr. Paul Spring, MD

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Dr. Paul Spring, MD is an otolaryngology (ear, nose & throat) specialist in Metairie, LA and has been practicing for 20 years. He graduated from Oh State Univ Coll Of Med and Pub Hlth in 1993 and specializes in ear, nose, and throat, surgical oncology, and more.Read his story

4315 Houma Blvd Ste 401

Metairie, LA 70006

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Assurant Health
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Louisiana
  • Cigna
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • Coventry Health Care
  • Coventry Health Care of Louisiana
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • 6 More

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Top Care Areas

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

Earwax Buildup
very high
more than 94% of peers
Chronic Sinusitis
very high
more than 92% of peers
Allergic Rhinitis
very high
more than 91% of peers

Dr. Spring'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.

Dr. Spring's bio

This content was provided by Dr. Spring "AWARDS and HONORS: Fellowship Research Award, MD Anderson Cancer Center; Amgen Award in Basic Science, M.D. Anderson Cancer Center; Teacher of the Year Award 2004, 2002 and 2001, Division of Otolaryngology-Head and Neck Surgery; Physician Scientist Award, Univ of Kentucky; Certificate of Honor, American Academy of Otolaryngology; Arkansas Best Doctors; Americas Best Physicians 2016 and 2017, National Consumer Advisory Board."

Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Spring ""Customizing treatment for each patient to achieve the highest quality of care.""

9  Specialties

  • Ear, Nose, and Throat
  • Head and Neck Endocrine Surgery
  • Laryngology
  • Otolaryngic Allergy
  • Otology
  • Pediatric Otolaryngology (Ear, Nose & Throat)
  • Rhinology
  • Sinus Surgery
  • Surgical Oncology

1  Board Certifications

  • Otolaryngology
    Accredited by: American Board of Otolaryngology*

60  Conditions Treated

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27  Procedures

  • Ablation or Excision of Nasal Turbinates
  • Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
  • Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
  • 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
  • Excision of Parotid, Sublingual, or Submandibular Gland
  • 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
  • Sinus Surgery
  • Thyroid Lobectomy
  • Thyroidectomy
  • Thyroidectomy or Thyroid Lobectomy
  • Tonsillectomy
  • Tracheal Surgery
  • Wound Repair

Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

Healthgrades does not collect malpractice information for Louisiana.

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

  • Ohio State University
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1990
  • Oh State Univ Coll Of Med and Pub Hlth
    Medical School | Graduated 1993
  • Tulane University Hospital and Clinics
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1994
  • Tulane University Hospital and Clinics
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1998
  • American College Of Surgeons
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed
  • Univ Of Tex MD Anderson Cancer Center
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 2000
  • Faculty, MD Anderson Cancer Center, Head and Neck Surgery
    Other Education | Completed 2000
  • Faculty, University Of Kentucky College Of Medicine, Otolaryngology Head and Neck
    Other Education | Completed 2005

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Spring has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Spring's Reviews

4.2
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Spring to family and friends
13 total reviews (3 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (13)

  • 5
    (10)
  • 4
    (0)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
    (1)
  • 1
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Dr. Spring's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    EXCELLENT
  • Explains condition(s) well

    EXCELLENT
  • Answers questions

    EXCELLENT
  • Time well spent

    VERY GOOD

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    EXCELLENT
  • Office environment

    VERY GOOD
  • Staff friendliness

    EXCELLENT
  • Average wait time

    16 to 30 minutes

Patient Comments (3)

I'm so blessed to have found such a talented surgeon.
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Great surgeon. He performed surgery to remove my thyroid that had a cancer nodule and many small nodules. Quick recovery and he had great bedside manners. I highly recommend him.
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Thanks so much for your excellent surgical skills! My life is much improved!
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