Dr. Peter Hwang, MD

Ear, Nose, and Throat  |  
Male  |  
Age 49
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Dr. Peter Hwang, MD
Dr. Peter Hwang, MD is an ear, nose, and throat doctor who practices in Palo Alto, CA. He is 49 years old and has been practicing for 26 years. Dr. Hwang is affiliated with Stanford Hospital and Clinics and Lucile Packard Children's Hospital Stanford.

UNIVERSITY SCHOOL OF MEDICINE STANFORD

801 Welch Rd

Palo Alto, CA 94304

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Dr. Peter Hwang, MD

Dr. Peter Hwang, MD

Accepted insurance

  • Aetna
  • AvMed
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of California
  • Cigna
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Government Employees Health Association (GEHA)
  • Health Net
  • HealthSmart
  • Humana
  • MultiPlan
  • UnitedHealthCare

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Dr. Hwang's Experience

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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
2

Specialties

  • Ear, Nose, and Throat
  • Rhinology
1

Board Certifications

  • Otolaryngology
    Accredited by: American Board of Otolaryngology*
45

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
  • ENT Cancer
  • Ear Disorders
  • Earwax Buildup
  • Enlarged Turbinates
  • 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

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Procedures

  • Ablation or Excision of Nasal Turbinates
  • Balloon Sinuplasty
  • Caldwell-Luc Procedure
  • Dacryocystorhinostomy
  • Diagnostic Nasal and-or Sinus Endoscopy
  • ENT Surgery
  • Ear Surgery
  • Ear Tube Placement
  • Endoscopic Sinus Surgery
  • Endoscopic Sinus Surgery With Navigational System
  • 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.

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

  • Stanford University
    Undergraduate School | Graduated
  • University Of California, San Francisco, School Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1991
  • University Of California At San Francisco
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1992
  • University Of California At San Francisco
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1996
  • University Of Pennsylvania School Of Medicine
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1997

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
Media & Publications

Dr. Hwang has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Hwang's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Hwang to family and friends
3.9
based on 7 total reviews
Dr. Hwang's Performance
  • Trustworthiness
    VERY GOOD
  • Explains condition(s) well
    VERY GOOD
  • Answers Questions
    VERY GOOD
  • Time well spent
    VERY GOOD
Office & Staff Performance
  • Scheduling
    VERY GOOD
  • Office environment
    EXCELLENT
  • Staff friendliness
    VERY GOOD
  • Average wait time
    16 to 30 minutes
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Dr. Hwang accepts 13 insurance carriers
  • Aetna
    Aetna HMO
    Choice Plus POS II
  • AvMed
    Open Access
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Blue Card PPO
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of California
    Blue Cross Blue Shield of California HMO
    Blue Cross Blue Shield of California PPO
  • Cigna
    Cigna HMO
    Cigna PPO
    Great West Healthcare-Cigna PPO
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
    First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
  • Government Employees Health Association (GEHA)
    GEHA
  • Health Net
    Health Net PPO
  • HealthSmart
  • Humana
    Choice Care PPO
  • MultiPlan
    Kaiser PHCS Network PPO
    MultiPlan PPO
    PHCS Network PPO
  • UnitedHealthCare
    Choice Plus POS
    Navigate HMO
    Navigate POS
    Options PPO

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Hospitals where Dr. Hwang has admitting privileges

Lucile Packard Children's Hospital Stanford
725 Welch Rd
Palo Alto, CA 94304
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Stanford Hospital and Clinics
300 Pasteur Dr
Stanford, CA 94305
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