Dr. Ralph Bassett, MD

Dr. Ralph Bassett, MD

Ear, Nose, and Throat  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 52
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Dr. Ralph Bassett, MD is an otolaryngology (ear, nose & throat) specialist in Sun City, AZ. He graduated from Schulich School Of Medicine and Dentistry and specializes in ear, nose, and throat, audiology (hearing aid fitting), and more.

10503 W Thunderbird Blvd Ste 104

Sun City, AZ 85351

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Arizona
  • Cigna
  • Golden Rule
  • Government Employees Health Association (GEHA)
  • Humana
  • Mail Handlers Benefit Plan (MHBP)
  • MultiPlan
  • UnitedHealthCare

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Top Care Areas

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

Nosebleed
very high
more than 99% of peers
Vertigo
very high
more than 99% of peers
Earwax Buildup
very high
more than 99% of peers

Dr. Bassett'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.

3  Specialties

  • Ear, Nose, and Throat
  • Audiology (Hearing Aid Fitting)
  • Hearing Instruments

1  Board Certifications

  • Otolaryngology
    Accredited by: American Board of Otolaryngology*

70  Conditions Treated

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36  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
  • Endoscopic Sinus Surgery
  • ENT Surgery
  • Ethmoidectomy (Sinus Surgery)
  • Excision of Parotid, Sublingual, or Submandibular Gland
  • Excision or Destruction of Tongue Lesion
  • Glossectomy
  • Head and Neck Surgery
  • Intranasal or Sinus Procedure
  • Laryngoscopy
  • Laryngoscopy - Laryngotomy - Laryngectomy - Pharyngolaryngectomy - Pharyngectomy
  • Laryngoscopy and Laryngotomy
  • Lymph Node Biopsy or Excision
  • Myringotomy
  • Nasal Septum Surgery (Septoplasty)
  • Nasal Surgery
  • Parathyroidectomy
  • Sinus Surgery
  • Sleep Apnea Surgery
  • Sphenoidotomy (Sinus Surgery)
  • Thyroid Surgery
  • Thyroidectomy
  • Thyroidectomy or Thyroid Lobectomy
  • Tonsillectomy
  • Tracheal Surgery
  • Vestibule and Floor of Mouth, Excision or Destruction
  • Wound Repair
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Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

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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

  • Schulich School Of Medicine and Dentistry
    Medical School | Graduated

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Bassett has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Bassett's Reviews

2.8
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Bassett to family and friends
49 total reviews (14 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (49)

  • 5
    (19)
  • 4
    (2)
  • 3
    (1)
  • 2
    (5)
  • 1
    (22)

Dr. Bassett's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    GOOD
  • Explains condition(s) well

    GOOD
  • Answers questions

    GOOD
  • Time well spent

    GOOD

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    VERY GOOD
  • Office environment

    VERY GOOD
  • Staff friendliness

    VERY GOOD
  • Average wait time

    16 to 30 minutes

Patient Comments (14)

I went to Dr bassett to diagnoses a pain in my throat and a feeling there was flim or something stuck in my throat. Dr Bassett put a camera down my throat and discovered a small tumor in back of my vocal cords. He prescribed medication to spray down my throat in hopes of shrinking the tumor and if...more
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I have been a patient since 2007. Dr. Bassett has always provided quality effective treatment.
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Complaint: chronic sore throat. Throat scoped, found "spot" on throat. Diagnosis: come back in 6 weeks
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Bassett was rude and blew off my concerns. Only 5 minutes in the room, and tried to dismiss all of my nose issues by basically telling me to "deal with it, it happens to some people." I had more questions, but he kept standing up to leave and acted annoyed to sit back down to answer my questions....more
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Not a bad physician if you are willing to wait an hour plus to be seen and then get 5 minutes with him, most of which is spent with him looking at a computer. However, I believe he is competent, if a bit arrogant and self-impressed. Personally I will look for another ENT.
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