Dr. Peter H. Hwang, MD

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Dr. Peter H. Hwang, MD

Ear, Nose, and Throat | Male

(650) 723-5281

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Dr. Hwang specializes in Ear, Nose, and Throat and practices in Stanford, CA. He practices at 1 location.

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Specialties

  • Ear, Nose, and Throat
  • Rhinology

Board Certifications

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  • Otolaryngology

Conditions Treated

  • All Headaches (incl. Migraine)
  • Allergic Reaction
  • Allergic Rhinitis
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Bone Disorders
  • Brain Disorders
  • Broken Nose
  • Cancer
  • Chronic Sinusitis
  • Cough
  • Craniopharyngioma
  • Deviated Septum
  • Dizziness
  • Drooping Eyelids (Ptosis)
  • Dysphagia
  • Ear Disorders
  • Earwax Buildup
  • Enlarged Turbinates
  • ENT Cancer
  • Eustachian Tube Dysfunction
  • Eyelid Disorders
  • Facial Fracture
  • Gastrointestinal Diseases
  • Gum Cancer
  • Head and Neck Cancer
  • Headache
  • Larynx Conditions
  • Loss of Smell and-or Taste
  • Nasal Cavity Cancer
  • Nose Cancer
  • Nosebleed
  • Oral Cancer
  • Paranasal Sinus Cancer
  • Perforated Eardrum
  • Pituitary Tumor
  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Sinonasal Undifferentiated Carcinoma
  • Sinus Cancer
  • Sinus Infections
  • Sinusitis
  • Skull Base Tumor
  • Sleep Disorders
  • Throat Cancer (Nasopharyngeal)
  • Tinnitus
  • Vocal Cord Nodule

Procedures Performed

  • Ablation or Excision of Nasal Turbinates
  • Balloon Sinuplasty
  • Caldwell-Luc Procedure
  • Dacryocystorhinostomy
  • Diagnostic Nasal and-or Sinus Endoscopy
  • Ear Surgery
  • Ear Tube Placement
  • Endoscopic Sinus Surgery
  • Endoscopic Sinus Surgery With Navigational System
  • ENT Surgery
  • Ethmoidectomy (Sinus Surgery)
  • Excision or Destruction of Pharynx Lesion
  • Head and Neck Surgery
  • Nasal Septum Surgery (Septoplasty)
  • Revision Surgery
  • Sinus Surgery
  • Skull Base Surgery
  • Sphenoidectomy (Sinus Surgery)
  • Sphenoidotomy (Sinus Surgery)
  • Tear Duct Surgery
  • Tracheal Surgery

Background Check

  • 0
    Malpractice Claims

    No malpractice history found for California.

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    Sanctions

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    Board Actions

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Education

  • Medical School
    University Of California, San Francisco, School Of Medicine

    Graduated in 1991

  • Internship Hospital
    University Of California At San Francisco

    Completed in 1992

  • Residency Hospital
    University Of California At San Francisco

    Completed in 1996

  • Fellowship Hospital
    University Of Pennsylvania School Of Medicine

    Completed in 1997

  • Undergraduate School
    Stanford University

Awards & Recognition

  • Awards & Honors
    • Healthgrades Honor Roll
    • Best Doctors of America, 2006
    • Best Doctors of America, 2009
    • Best Doctors of America, 2008
    • Best Doctors of America, 2011
    • Best Doctors of America, 2007
    • Best Doctors of America, 2010
    • Best Doctors of America, 2005
    • Best Doctors of America, 2004
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Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

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Dr. Hwang's experience matches your search based on the following criteria:

  • Based on total number of patients treated over the last 12 months
  • Specializes in Ear, Nose, and Throat
  • Board certified in Otolaryngology
  • No malpractice claims found
  • No sanctions found
  • No board actions found
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Dr. Hwang's Office & Staff

Ease of scheduling urgent appointments
Office environment, cleanliness, comfort, etc.
Staff friendliness and courteousness
Total wait time (waiting & exam rooms)
16 – 30 minutes

Experience with Dr. Hwang

Level of trust in provider's decisions
How well provider explains medical condition(s)
How well provider listens and answers questions
Spends appropriate amount of time with patients