Dr. Ray Blanco, MD

Dr. Ray Blanco, MD

Head & Neck Surgical Oncology  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 57
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Dr. Ray Blanco, MD is a head & neck surgical oncology specialist in Baltimore, MD. He graduated from University Of Santo Tomas / Faculty Of Medicine and Surgery and specializes in head & neck surgical oncology and general surgery.Read his story

6569 N Charles St Ste 401

Baltimore, MD 21204

Contact Information

(443) 849-8940

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Amerigroup (Wellpoint)
  • Bakery & Confectionary Union Plan
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • CareFirst Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • CareOregon
  • CareSource
  • Cigna
  • Commercial Insurance Company
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Top Care Areas

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

Head and Neck Cancer
very high
more than 99% of peers
Laryngeal Cancer
very high
more than 94% of peers
Larynx Conditions
very high
more than 94% of peers

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Dr. Blanco's bio

This content was provided by Dr. Blanco "Dr. Blanco earned his medical degree from the University of Santo Thomas, completed his residency at the Bronx-Lebanon Hospital Center, and his fellowship at the University of Pennsylvania. He is dedicated to the care of head and neck patients with benign and malignant tumors. His special interests include salivary gland tumors, parathyroid gland tumors, cancers of the mouth, throat, larynx, cervical esophagus, thyroid, sinuses, head and neck skin malignancy and skull base. Other special interests are organ sparing surgeries, laryngeal preservation surgery (supracricoid laryngectomy). Dr. Blanco is a registered telemedicine physician specializing in tongue and oropharyngeal sonography. Dr. Blanco is actively involved in the research on the use of Trans Oral Robotic Surgery (TORS) for minimally invasive head and neck surgery. "
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Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Blanco "I treat my patients like they are family."

2  Specialties

  • Head & Neck Surgical Oncology
  • General Surgery

1  Board Certifications

  • General Surgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Surgery*

44  Conditions Treated

  • All Lymphoma
  • Basal Cell Carcinoma
  • Brain and Nervous System Cancer (incl. Gliomas, Astrocytoma, Schwannoma, Medulloblastoma, Chordoma)
  • Cancer
  • Central Nervous System Lymphoma
  • Dysphagia
  • Esophageal Cancer
  • Esophageal Diseases
  • Gum Cancer
  • Head and Neck Cancer
  • Head or Neck Lump or Swelling
  • Hoarse Voice (Dysphonia)
  • Hodgkin's Disease
  • Immune Thrombocytopenic Purpura (ITP)
  • Kaposi's Sarcoma
  • Laryngeal Cancer
  • Larynx Conditions
  • Leukocytosis
  • Lymphoma, Large-Cell
  • Lymphosarcoma
  • Melanoma
  • Merkel Cell Carcinoma
  • Multiple Myeloma
  • Neuroendocrine Tumors
  • Nodular Lymphoma
  • Non-Hodgkin's Lymphoma
  • Oral Cancer
  • Osteosarcoma
  • Primary Central Nervous System Lymphoma
  • Purpura
  • Reticulosarcoma
  • Retina Diseases
  • Salivary Gland Cancer
  • Secondary Malignancies
  • Skin Cancer
  • Soft Tissue Sarcoma
  • Squamous Cell Carcinoma
  • Throat Cancer (Hypopharyngeal)
  • Throat Cancer (Nasopharyngeal)
  • Throat Cancer (Oropharyngeal)
  • Thrombocytosis
  • Thyroid Cancer
  • Tongue Cancer
  • Tonsil Cancer
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37  Procedures

  • Cervical Lymph Node Dissection
  • Diagnostic Nasal and-or Sinus Endoscopy
  • Esophageal Cancer Resection
  • Esophageal Dilatation
  • Esophageal Surgery
  • Esophagoscopy
  • Excision of Parotid, Sublingual, or Submandibular Gland
  • Excision or Destruction of Palate or Uvula Lesion
  • Excision or Destruction of Tongue Lesion
  • Glossectomy
  • Head and Neck Surgery
  • Laryngeal Cancer Surgery
  • Laryngeal Cancer Surgery, Endoscopic
  • Laryngeal Cancer Surgery, Open
  • Laryngectomy and Pharyngectomy
  • Laryngoscopy - Laryngotomy - Laryngectomy - Pharyngolaryngectomy - Pharyngectomy
  • Laryngoscopy and Laryngotomy
  • Lymph Node Biopsy or Excision
  • Lymph Node Resection
  • Myocutaneous Flaps
  • Nasal Surgery
  • Neck Surgery
  • Parathyroidectomy
  • Sentinel Node Biopsy
  • Skin Cancer Removal
  • Thoracentesis
  • Thyroid Cancer Surgery With or Without Radical Neck Dissection
  • Thyroid Lobectomy
  • Thyroid Surgery
  • Thyroidectomy
  • Thyroidectomy or Thyroid Lobectomy
  • Tongue Reduction
  • Tonsillectomy
  • Tracheal Surgery
  • Transoral Laser Microsurgery
  • TransOral Robotic Surgery (TORS)
  • Vestibule and Floor of Mouth, Excision or Destruction
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Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

Healthgrades does not collect malpractice information for Maryland.

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

  • University Of Santo Tomas / Faculty Of Medicine and Surgery
    Medical School | Graduated
  • University Of Santo Tomas / Faculty Of Medicine and Surgery
    Internship Hospital | Completed
  • Bronx Lebanon Med Ctr
    Residency Hospital | Completed
  • University Of Pennsylvania Health System
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Blanco has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Tagalog

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Blanco's Reviews

4.9
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Blanco to family and friends
53 total reviews (40 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (54)

  • 5
    (50)
  • 4
    (4)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
    (0)
  • 1
    (0)

Dr. Blanco's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    EXCELLENT
  • Explains condition(s) well

    EXCELLENT
  • Answers questions

    EXCELLENT
  • Time well spent

    EXCELLENT

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    EXCELLENT
  • Office environment

    EXCELLENT
  • Staff friendliness

    EXCELLENT
  • Average wait time

    Under 10 minutes

Patient Comments (40)

Very well run office. very satisfied with care and treatment.
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I already have recommended to both family and friends. My experience has been nothing but outstanding. I have complete faith in both him as a person and his skills as a surgeon.
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Throughout I felt secure.
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Dr. Blanco is a excellent surgeon and is a asset to GBMC. Dr. Blanco did a wonderful job with my husbands surgery . The staff in his office is wonderful and profession and go out their way to make the whole surgery, treatment and recovery of Cancer so much easier for patient's and family. I have...more
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I would highly recommend Dr. Blanco for anyone facing thyroid surgery. I feel that he is an excellent doctor and cares about your health and well-being. He fully informs you of all facets of your treatment. I feel he was a major factor in saving my life.
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