Dr. Peter Hunt, MD

Dr. Peter Hunt, MD

Ear, Nose, and Throat  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 51
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Dr. Peter Hunt, MD is an otolaryngology (ear, nose & throat) specialist in Hixson, TN and has been practicing for 24 years. He graduated from Vanderbilt University School Of Medicine in 1994 and specializes in ear, nose, and throat.

1724 Hamill Rd Ste 102

Hixson, TN 37343

Contact Information

(423) 267-6738

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • American General
  • Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Beech Street (Multiplan)
  • Benesight
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Cigna-HealthSpring
  • Compassionate Care Network (CCN)
  • 9 More

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Top Care Areas

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

Wound Repair
very high
more than 98% of peers
Leukoplakia
very high
more than 97% of peers
Head and Neck Surgery
very high
more than 97% of peers

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1  Specialties

  • Ear, Nose, and Throat

0  Board Certifications

Dr. Hunt does not have any board certifications listed.

91  Conditions Treated

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48  Procedures

  • Ablation or Excision of Nasal Turbinates
  • Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
  • Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
  • Adenoidectomy
  • Antrostomy and Antrotomy (Sinus Surgery)
  • Balloon Sinuplasty
  • Caldwell-Luc Procedure
  • Cervical Lymph Node Dissection
  • Cleft Palate Repair (Palatoplasty)
  • Dacryocystorhinostomy
  • Diagnostic Nasal and-or Sinus Endoscopy
  • Ear Surgery
  • Ear Tube Placement
  • ENT Surgery
  • Ethmoidectomy (Sinus Surgery)
  • Excision of Facial Bone
  • Excision of Parotid, Sublingual, or Submandibular Gland
  • Excision of Tracheal Tumor or Stenosis
  • Excision or Destruction of Dentoalveolar Lesion or Tumor
  • Excision or Destruction of Palate or Uvula Lesion
  • Excision or Destruction of Pharynx Lesion
  • Excision or Destruction of Tongue Lesion
  • Facial Nerve Repair
  • Glossectomy
  • Head and Neck Surgery
  • Incision and Removal of Foreign Object
  • Intranasal or Sinus Procedure
  • Laryngectomy and Pharyngectomy
  • Laryngoscopy - Laryngotomy - Laryngectomy - Pharyngolaryngectomy - Pharyngectomy
  • Laryngoscopy and Laryngotomy
  • Lip, Excision or Resection
  • Lymph Node Biopsy or Excision
  • Lymphadenectomy With Robotic Assistance
  • Nasal Septum Surgery (Septoplasty)
  • Paracentesis
  • Parathyroidectomy
  • Sinus Surgery
  • Sphenoidotomy (Sinus Surgery)
  • Surgical Procedures
  • Tear Duct Surgery
  • Thyroid Lobectomy
  • Thyroidectomy
  • Thyroidectomy or Thyroid Lobectomy
  • Tonsillectomy
  • Tracheal Surgery
  • Uvulectomy
  • Vestibule and Floor of Mouth, Excision or Destruction
  • Wound Repair
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Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Tennessee.

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

  • Vanderbilt University School Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1994
  • Baylor College Of Med
    Residency Hospital | Completed
  • Methodist Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors

Dr. Hunt has no awards or honors listed.

Media & Publications

Dr. Hunt has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Hunt's Reviews

3.3
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Hunt to family and friends
23 total reviews (6 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (23)

  • 5
    (13)
  • 4
    (0)
  • 3
    (1)
  • 2
    (0)
  • 1
    (9)

Dr. Hunt's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    VERY GOOD
  • Explains condition(s) well

    VERY GOOD
  • Answers questions

    VERY GOOD
  • Time well spent

    VERY GOOD

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    GOOD
  • Office environment

    VERY GOOD
  • Staff friendliness

    VERY GOOD
  • Average wait time

    31 to 45 minutes

Patient Comments (6)

Dr. Hunt is a very knowledgeable, compassionate, excellent doctor. His staff is also.
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Do I like Dr. Hunt? Yes. His medical assistant Jennifer does not return phone calls even if you are having problems. I spoke to Dr. Hunt with Jennifer present and then my medication never got called in. I called and left a message still never got a call back but she did send my prescription in. I...more
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Excellent physician and surgeon.
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I was first consulted with Dr Hunt in 2011 with a very deceptive melanoma. He was not deterred and proceeded to cover the bases with sentinel biopsy procedure. Again this year treated me again for another melanoma, completed a modified neck dissection and now I am cancer free. ENTs typically have...more
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Spent no time with me. I waited 1/12 hours past my appointment time then the Dr stayed 5 minutes and out the door. Very unfriendly place. The Dr's nurse explained more then he did. The Dr showed no interest Won't go back
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