Dr. Peter Belafsky, MD

Dr. Peter Belafsky, MD

Ear, Nose, and Throat  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 50
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Dr. Peter Belafsky, MD is an otolaryngology (ear, nose & throat) specialist in Sacramento, CA and has been practicing for 24 years. He graduated from Tulane University School Of Medicine in 1994 and specializes in ear, nose, and throat.

2521 Stockton Blvd Ste 5200

Sacramento, CA 95817

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of California
  • Cigna
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • MultiPlan
  • Western Health Advantage

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Top Care Areas

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

Hoarse Voice (Dysphonia)
very high
more than 99% of peers
Dysphagia
very high
more than 99% of peers
Larynx Conditions
very high
more than 99% of peers

Dr. Belafsky'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.

1  Specialties

  • Ear, Nose, and Throat

1  Board Certifications

  • Otolaryngology
    Accredited by: American Board of Otolaryngology*

59  Conditions Treated

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13  Procedures

  • Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
  • Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
  • Continuous Positive Airway Pressure (CPAP)
  • Diagnostic Nasal and-or Sinus Endoscopy
  • ENT Surgery
  • Excision of Tracheal Tumor or Stenosis
  • Excision or Destruction of Pharynx Lesion
  • Head and Neck Surgery
  • Intranasal or Sinus Procedure
  • Laryngoscopy - Laryngotomy - Laryngectomy - Pharyngolaryngectomy - Pharyngectomy
  • Laryngoscopy and Laryngotomy
  • Sinus Surgery
  • Tracheal Surgery

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

  • Tulane University School Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1994
  • Wake Forest University
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Belafsky has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Belafsky's Reviews

4.7
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Belafsky to family and friends
12 total reviews (2 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (12)

  • 5
    (11)
  • 4
    (0)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
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  • 1
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Dr. Belafsky'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

    10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (2)

Dr. Belafsky is caring, understanding and really listens to my needs. He is an exc llthe by doctor. He has performed four procedures on me and every time never fails to obtain the desired response.
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Dr Belafsky has taken exceptional care of me for over 3 years. I had a larynxectomy, was on a feeding tube and was unable to speak. He has performed numerous procedures that have enabled me to eat, remove the feeding tube and to talk. I owe my quality of life to Dr Belafsky and his wonderful caring...more
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