Dr. Richard Arden, MD

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Age 59
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Dr. Richard Arden, MD
Dr. Richard Arden, MD is an ear, nose, and throat doctor who practices in Rochester Hills, MI. He is 59 years old and has been practicing for 33 years. Dr. Arden is affiliated with Crittenton Hospital Medical Center and Beaumont Hospital - Troy Campus.

1202 Walton Blvd Ste 201

Rochester Hills, MI 48307

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Dr. Richard Arden, MD

Dr. Richard Arden, MD

Accepted insurance

  • Aetna
  • Amerigroup (Wellpoint)
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Illinois
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Michigan
  • Cigna
  • Cofinity
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Golden Rule
  • HAP Insurance
  • Harvard Pilgrim Health Care
  • Humana
  • Medicaid
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Dr. Arden's Experience

Dr. Arden'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 and Plastic Surgery & Facial Surgery
  • No sanctions found
  • No board actions found


  • Ear, Nose, and Throat
  • Facial Plastic & Reconstructive Surgery

Board Certifications

  • Otolaryngology
    Accredited by: American Board of Otolaryngology*
  • Plastic Surgery & Facial Surgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Facial Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery

Conditions Treated

  • Acute Laryngitis
  • Acute Sinusitis
  • Acute Tonsillitis
  • Allergic Rhinitis
  • Bell's Palsy
  • Broken Nose
  • Cancer
  • Chronic Sinusitis
  • Chronic Tonsillitis
  • Cough
  • Deformities of Auricle or Pinna
  • Deviated Septum
  • Down Syndrome
  • Dysphagia
  • ENT Cancer
  • Ear Ache
  • Ear Disorders
  • Enlarged Turbinates
  • Facial Fracture
  • Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease (GERD)
  • Gastrointestinal Diseases
  • Gum Cancer
  • Head and Neck Cancer
  • Head or Neck Lump or Swelling
  • Hoarse Voice (Dysphonia)
  • Laryngeal Cancer
  • Laryngitis
  • Larynx Conditions
  • Leukoplakia
  • Lip Cancer
  • Loss of Smell and-or Taste
  • Malignant Bone Cancer of the Skull, Face, and Jaw
  • Malignant Tumor of the Head and-or Neck
  • Maxillary and Malar Fractures
  • Nasal Obstruction
  • Nosebleed
  • Oral Cancer
  • Orbital Fracture
  • Osteosarcoma
  • Otosclerosis
  • Parathyroid (Gland) Disease
  • Parathyroid (Gland) Tumor: Other than Malignant
  • Parathyroid Cancer
  • Postnasal Drip
  • Salivary Gland Cancer
  • Salivary Gland Stones and Inflammation
  • Salivary Gland Tumors
  • Sinus Disorders
  • Sinusitis
  • Sjögren's Syndrome
  • Sleep Apnea
  • Soft Tissue Sarcoma of Head, Face, and Neck
  • Swimmer's Ear
  • Throat Cancer (Hypopharyngeal)
  • Throat Cancer (Nasopharyngeal)
  • Throat Cancer (Oropharyngeal)
  • Throat Pain
  • Thyroid Cancer
  • Thyroid Tumor
  • Tonsil Cancer
  • Tonsillitis
  • Vocal Cord Nodule
  • Vocal Cord Paralysis
  • Vocal Cord Polyp


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  • Ablation or Excision of Nasal Turbinates
  • Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
  • Antrostomy and Antrotomy (Sinus Surgery)
  • Cervical Lymph Node Dissection
  • Diagnostic Nasal and-or Sinus Endoscopy
  • ENT Surgery
  • Ear Plastic Surgery (Otoplasty)
  • Ear Tube Placement
  • Endoscopic Sinus Surgery
  • Ethmoidectomy (Sinus Surgery)
  • Excision of Parotid, Sublingual, or Submandibular Gland
  • Excision of Tracheal Tumor or Stenosis
  • Excision or Destruction of Palate or Uvula Lesion
  • Excision or Destruction of Tongue Lesion
  • Facial Reconstruction
  • Glossectomy
  • Head and Neck Surgery
  • Intranasal or Sinus Procedure
  • Laryngectomy and Pharyngectomy
  • Laryngoscopy - Laryngotomy - Laryngectomy - Pharyngolaryngectomy - Pharyngectomy
  • Laryngoscopy and Laryngotomy
  • Lip, Excision or Resection
  • Lymph Node Biopsy or Excision
  • Lymphadenectomy With Robotic Assistance
  • Microvascular Head and Neck Reconstructive Surgery
  • Nasal Septum Surgery (Septoplasty)
  • Nasal Surgery
  • Nose Plastic Surgery (Rhinoplasty)
  • Parathyroidectomy
  • Salivary Gland Surgery
  • Sinus Surgery
  • Sphenoidotomy (Sinus Surgery)
  • Thyroid Lobectomy
  • Thyroid Surgery
  • Thyroidectomy
  • Thyroidectomy or Thyroid Lobectomy
  • Tonsillectomy
  • Tracheal Surgery
  • Vestibule and Floor of Mouth, Excision or Destruction
  • Wound Repair
  • da Vinci® Robotic Surgery


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Background Check

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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.


  • University Of Michigan / Ann Arbor
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1980
  • Wayne State University
    Medical School | Graduated 1984
  • Wayne St U Affil Hosps
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1985
  • Wayne St U Affil Hosps
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1989
  • Uc-Irvine Med Ctr
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1990

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Arden has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Arden's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Arden to family and friends
based on 38 total reviews (15 with comments)
Dr. Arden Says:

This is Dr. Arden responding to the 03/29/16 review

Because you, and a sibling who was never a patient, have posted on multiple review sites, regarding services provided many years ago (and not as stated, recently), we will post the same response to all. We treat all patients with the respect and care they deserve, but do not tolerate abuse towards the staff or disruptive behavior in our...

Dr. Arden's Performance
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  • Explains condition(s) well
  • Answers Questions
  • Time well spent
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  • Office environment
  • Staff friendliness
  • Average wait time
    16 to 30 minutes
Patient Comments (15)
in Macomb, MI |
I recently had surgery with Dr. Arden to correct my sinus/breathing issues. He heard my concerns and addressed them in terms that were easy to understand. I could not be happier with the surgery, consultation & follow up visit. The Dr. and staff are thorough and professional. In addition, the day of my surgery, Dr. Arden phoned me at 7 p.m. to see how I was feeling. That was above and beyond my expectation. Excellent bedside manner. I would highly recommend him.
in Shelby Township |
What a fantastic doctor! Dr Arden called me late at night a day after my biopsy to tell me the mass is benign. I'm very impressed with his approach for the 'next steps' also. Thank you Dr. Arden!
in Birmingham, MI |
Dr. Arden performed rhinoplasty on me in April, 2007 and it was one of the very best things I have ever done for myself! The surgery changed my life! He did everything he could to explain the procedure in terms I could understand and although I was very nervous, I felt very comfortable and at ease. If anyone is ever considering having this surgery done, I would highly recommend Dr. Arden.
Rochester Hills, MI |
Dr. Arden is one of the most knowledgeable, talented, and thoughtful physicians I have ever seen. He was able to explain things in terms that I can understand as well as help me feel at ease with surgery. He listened to what I wanted and definitely delivered!! I couldn't be happier with my surgical experience, consultation, or follow-ups. I will definitely refer all of my friends and family to him.
in Detroit. MI |
I was pleasantly surprised by the service and care at this clinic. The receptionist was quite polite and helpful and Dr. Arden listened to all my concerns and history of illnesses and were very reassuring. I will go back in few weeks for a major treatment now that I feel that I can trust this physician and the clinic. Thank you.
in Rochester Hills, MI |
Complained of chronic cough and sinusitis. On the day of my second appointment I just received notice of my mother passing, had no time to shower prior to appointment. Obviously did not see swollen tonsil when he had me open my mouth wide for an examination. He told me I stink and could be smelled down the hallway. Response was you don't have to treat me like I am a wierdo. Seriously would like a zero star option for this review as I found him entirely destructive.
I am sorry that you feel this way and am shocked at the details contained in your review. I would never act in such a way nor disrespect my patients in this manner. I do not recall anything of this type occurring, nor a patient with your particular details. If you wish to further discuss your concerns, please reach out to us by calling the office. We would be happy to speak with you.
in Rochester, MI |
Dr. Arden did a reconstruction on my nose to improve breathing. While I can breath great now, I asked for small cosmetic changes and received a huge change to the look of my nose. My nose looks completely different, is off center and my nostrils are completely asymmetric. It has been a really bad experience. I would not recommend Dr. Arden.
Mrs. Grace P- You should have been a fiction writer. Your 1st surgery was elsewhere, and you described significant breathing problems, external deformities including asymmetry of the nasal tip, narrowed middle vault, change in the boney profile, and tenderness and irregularity of the nasal bones; i.e., your nose wasn't "great" as you claim. We explained the changes needed. Your result was good with a minor tip deflection. I agreed to revise for free. The rest is history and your imagination.
in Clinton Township, MI |
Dr. Arden has been my E.N.T Specialist going on eight years now, everytime I have a appointment , when leaving his office there's a feeling of relief , Dr. Arden not only takes care of my medical issues, he's always , friendly and compassionate, and has always been sincere when reviewing any health issues by explaining them in detail. He is highly recognized within his field of expertise, and I would definately recommend him.
in Troy, MI |
BEST DOCTOR EVER!!!! So caring, and listens to everything and explains everything. If you want a natural nose, he is the best doctor!! I recommend him to everyone! Family and friends are very happy with my rhinoplasty results, and it's the best decision I ever made!!!
I was beyond Impressed with my experience at Dr.Arden office. He was exactly the right choice,He's professional and he knows what he is doing. I recently had surgery with Dr. Arden to correct my breathing/nose issue And I could not have been more impressed with my results. I was referred to him by many family friends who had great results as well.
in Macomb, MI |
My sibling went to Dr. Arden for a Rhinoplasty and had a very bad experience. He caused his nose to be deformed. He has serious breathing issues caused by Dr. Arden. He pushes patients to surgery without studying their issues. The man performs aggressive and unnecessary surgery and is not good with aesthetics either. He will just make a patient look worse and breath worse as well. It doesn't help that he has a ego and manner problem.
in Detroit, MI |
Overall very good experience. Waited in lobby for 20 minutes but was worth it. He is very competent and knows a lot about health issues affecting me (throat-related)....
in Bloomfield Hills, MI |
I recently had surgery with Dr Arden to correct my nose. I was referred to him by several of my cousins who had excellent results. I was unable to breath and did not like the size and shape of my nose. He did an amazing job! I can now breath and love the natural look of my nose!
in Los Angeles, CA |
While visiting Detroit area, needed to see a nose doctor. Through a friend recommendation who lives in the Sterling Heights area, I ended up visiting Dr. Richard L. Arden. The facility was very clean and the staff were friendly. Dr. Arden heard about my situation and offered great advice and recommendation. I will need minor surgery but need to do that at my home State. Overall happy with the visit even though I did not go through surgery (not urgent).
in Rochester, MI |
I feel as if the doctor wasn't listening to me because he didn't let me say everything I needed to say. I had a nose surgery by him to fix my breathing problem that still persist to this day. The surgery was a fail and a waste of time. I still can't breathe through my nose or taste any food.
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Dr. Arden accepts 17 insurance carriers
  • Aetna
    Choice Plus POS II
  • Amerigroup (Wellpoint)
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Blue Card PPO
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Illinois
    Blue Cross Blue Shield of Illinois PPO
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Michigan
    Blue Preferred PPO
  • Cigna
    Cigna HMO
    Cigna PPO
    Great West Healthcare-Cigna PPO
    Open Access
  • Cofinity
    Cofinity PPO
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
    First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
  • Golden Rule
  • HAP Insurance
    Health Alliance
  • Harvard Pilgrim Health Care
    Harvard Pilgrim Health Care PPO
  • Humana
    Choice Care PPO
  • Medicaid
  • MultiPlan
    MultiPlan PPO
    PHCS Network PPO
  • Priority Health
  • UnitedHealthCare
    United Healthcare

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Hospitals where Dr. Arden has admitting privileges

Beaumont Hospital - Troy Campus
44201 Dequindre Rd
Troy, MI 48085
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Crittenton Hospital Medical Center
1101 W University Dr
Rochester, MI 48307
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