Dr. Quinten Vanderwerf, MD

Dr. Quinten Vanderwerf, MD

Ear, Nose, and Throat  ·  
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Age 53
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Dr. Quinten Vanderwerf, MD is an otolaryngology (ear, nose & throat) specialist in Rancho Mirage, CA and has been practicing for 21 years. He graduated from D GEFFEN SCH OF MED-UCLA in 1991 and specializes in ear, nose, and throat.

39000 Bob Hope Dr Ste W301

Rancho Mirage, CA 92270

Contact Information

(760) 341-1165

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of California
  • Cigna
  • MultiPlan

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Top Care Areas

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

Trigeminal Neuralgia
very high
more than 99% of peers
Laryngitis
very high
more than 99% of peers
Ear Ache
very high
more than 99% of peers

Dr. Vanderwerf'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*

73  Conditions Treated

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31  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
  • Cervical Lymph Node Dissection
  • Diagnostic Nasal and-or Sinus Endoscopy
  • Ear Surgery
  • Ear Tube Placement
  • ENT Surgery
  • Ethmoidectomy (Sinus Surgery)
  • Excision of Parotid, Sublingual, or Submandibular Gland
  • Excision or Destruction of Palate or Uvula Lesion
  • Head and Neck Surgery
  • Intranasal or Sinus Procedure
  • Lip, Excision or Resection
  • Lymph Node Biopsy or Excision
  • Nasal Septum Surgery (Septoplasty)
  • Nose Plastic Surgery (Rhinoplasty)
  • Parathyroidectomy
  • Sinus Surgery
  • Sphenoidectomy (Sinus Surgery)
  • Sphenoidotomy (Sinus Surgery)
  • Thyroid Lobectomy
  • Thyroidectomy
  • Thyroidectomy or Thyroid Lobectomy
  • Tonsillectomy
  • Tracheal Surgery
  • Vestibule and Floor of Mouth, Excision or Destruction
  • Wound Repair

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

  • D GEFFEN SCH OF MED-UCLA
    Medical School | Graduated 1991
  • University of California-Los Angeles
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1993
  • Ucla Hsc
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1997

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Vanderwerf has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Dutch

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Vanderwerf's Reviews

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Likelihood of recommending Dr. Vanderwerf to family and friends
16 total reviews (3 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (16)

  • 5
    (8)
  • 4
    (0)
  • 3
    (1)
  • 2
    (0)
  • 1
    (7)

Dr. Vanderwerf's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    GOOD
  • Explains condition(s) well

    GOOD
  • Answers questions

    GOOD
  • Time well spent

    GOOD

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    EXCELLENT
  • Office environment

    EXCELLENT
  • Staff friendliness

    VERY GOOD
  • Average wait time

    10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (3)

Dr. Vanderwerf treated my wife for a thumping sound in her ears and a clogged throat. My wife is doing 100% better. Very congenial and explains things thoroughly and in layman's terminology.
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Dr. Vanderwerf recommended a Balloon Sinuplasty procedure done in office. He said there would be little pain and numbing medicine would be applied during the procedure. I told him my nose was NOT numb after medicated pads were in, but he proceeded with surgery anyway. During the first balloon...more
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Saw him regarding new ear problem. Seemed uninterested , spent less than 5 minutes with me and end result was "age related". Disappointed, won't go back.
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