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Dr. Philip Azer, MD

Ear, Nose, and Throat ·  Male · Age 83

Dr. Azer

Dr. Philip Azer, MD is an otolaryngology (ear, nose & throat) specialist in San Diego, CA and has been practicing for 53 years. He graduated from New York State U, School Of Medicine-Buffalo in 1961 and specializes in ear, nose, and throat.


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(858) 270-8151

Dr. Azer accepts the following insurance:

Aetna
Aetna HMO
Choice Plus POS II
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Card PPO
Blue Cross Blue Shield of California
Advantage Preferred DirectAccess Plus PPO
Blue Cross Blue Shield of California PPO
Select Plus HMO
Select PPO
Blue Shield of California
Access Plus Savenet
Local Access Plus HMO
Cigna
Cigna HMO
Cigna PPO
LocalPlus
Open Access Plus
Molina Healthcare
MultiPlan
MultiPlan PPO
PHCS Network PPO

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No malpractice claims found for California
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Dr. Azer's Top Procedures and Conditions

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Nosebleed
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Treatment Frequency

Dr. Azer treats Nosebleed more than 82% of his peers

Dr. Azer treats this condition more than 82% of his peers

Tinnitus
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Treatment Frequency

Dr. Azer treats Tinnitus more than 68% of his peers

Dr. Azer treats this condition more than 68% of his peers

Earwax Buildup
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Treatment Frequency

Dr. Azer treats Earwax Buildup more than 56% of his peers

Dr. Azer treats this condition more than 56% of his peers

Dr. Azer's conditions and procedures:

  • Ablation or Excision of Nasal Turbinates
  • Abscess
  • Acute Tonsillitis
  • Antrostomy and Antrotomy (Sinus Surgery)
  • Bone Disorders
  • Brain Disorders
  • Broken Nose
  • Cancer
  • Cervical Lymph Node Dissection
  • Chronic Sinusitis
  • Chronic Tonsillitis
  • Conductive Hearing Loss
  • Deafness
  • Diagnostic Nasal and-or Sinus Endoscopy
  • Dysphagia
  • Ear Disorders
  • Ear Surgery
  • Ear Tube Placement
  • Earwax Buildup
  • Enlarged Turbinates
  • ENT Surgery
  • Ethmoidectomy (Sinus Surgery)
  • Facial Fracture
  • Fracture
  • Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease (GERD)
  • Gastrointestinal Diseases
  • Head and Neck Cancer
  • Head and Neck Surgery
  • Head or Neck Lump or Swelling
  • Hoarse Voice (Dysphonia)
  • Incision and Removal of Foreign Object
  • Intranasal or Sinus Procedure
  • Labyrinthitis
  • Laryngeal Cancer
  • Laryngectomy and Pharyngectomy
  • Laryngoscopy - Laryngotomy - Laryngectomy - Pharyngolaryngectomy - Pharyngectomy
  • Larynx Conditions
  • Lymph Node Biopsy or Excision
  • Nosebleed
  • Oral Cancer
  • Otitis Media
  • Outer Ear Infection
  • Perforated Eardrum
  • Perforated Eardrum Repair (Tympanoplasty)
  • Peritonsillar Abscess
  • Pharyngitis
  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Salivary Gland Stones and Inflammation
  • Sinus Surgery
  • Sinusitis
  • Sleep Apnea
  • Sleep Disorders
  • Soft Tissue Sarcoma
  • Soft Tissue Sarcoma of Head, Face, and Neck
  • Sore Throat
  • Sphenoidectomy (Sinus Surgery)
  • Throat Cancer (Hypopharyngeal)
  • Tinnitus
  • Tongue Cancer
  • Tonsillectomy
  • Tonsillitis
  • Tracheal Surgery
  • Vertigo
  • Vestibule and Floor of Mouth, Excision or Destruction
  • Vocal Cord Paralysis

About Me

Biography

Dr. Philip Azer, MD is an otolaryngology (ear, nose & throat) specialist in San Diego, CA and has been practicing for 53 years. He graduated from New York State U, School Of Medicine-Buffalo in 1961 and specializes in ear, nose, and throat.

Specialties

  • Ear, Nose, and Throat

Board Certifications

Education

1966
Boston Va Hosp
Residency Hospital
1963
Tufts-New Eng Med Ctr Hosp
Residency Hospital
1962
U Penn Hosp
Internship Hospital
1961
New York State U, School Of Medicine-Buffalo
Medical School
1966
1963
1962
1961

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Dr. Azer is amazing. After having continual nose bleeding and visiting the ER to no avail, Dr. Azer was able to diagnose the fact that I didn't have a bloody nose, I had a ruptured artery. Every other ENT I contacted told me they didn't treat active nose bleeds. The ER put a clip on my nose and...Read More
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When I could not get an appointment with ENT thru my 5 letter san diego medical group, UNTIL after the first of the year, I found Dr. Azer. He got me in the next day to diagnose an chronic ear infection. Correct prescription and procedure to clear it up in a week, after follow up. The office in...Read More
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