Dr. Richard J. Biggerstaff, MD

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Dr. Richard J. Biggerstaff, MD

Ear, Nose, and Throat | Male

Otolaryngology Associates 8040 Clearvista Pkwy Ste 340, Indianapolis, IN 46256 Get Directions
(317) 621-2444

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Dr. Biggerstaff specializes in Ear, Nose, and Throat and practices in Indianapolis, IN. He practices at 2 locations.

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  • Fellowship Hospital
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      • Spends appropriate amount of time with patients
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      Specialties

      • Ear, Nose, and Throat

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      • Otolaryngology

      Conditions Treated

      • Abscess
      • Acute Sinusitis
      • Acute Tonsillitis
      • All Headaches (incl. Migraine)
      • Allergic Reaction
      • Allergic Rhinitis
      • Autoimmune Diseases
      • Bone Disorders
      • Brain Disorders
      • Broken Nose
      • Cancer
      • Cholesteatoma
      • Chronic Laryngitis
      • Chronic Sinusitis
      • Conductive Hearing Loss
      • Cough
      • Deafness
      • Deviated Septum
      • Dizziness
      • Down Syndrome
      • Dysphagia
      • Ear Disorders
      • Earwax Buildup
      • Enlarged Turbinates
      • ENT Cancer
      • Eustachian Tube Dysfunction
      • Facial Fracture
      • Fracture
      • Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease (GERD)
      • Gastrointestinal Diseases
      • Head and Neck Cancer
      • Head or Neck Lump or Swelling
      • Headache
      • Hoarse Voice (Dysphonia)
      • Laryngeal Cancer
      • Laryngitis
      • Larynx Conditions
      • Nosebleed
      • Oral Cancer
      • Otitis Media
      • Outer Ear Infection
      • Parathyroid (Gland) Disease
      • Parathyroid (Gland) Tumor: Other than Malignant
      • Parathyroid Cancer
      • Peritonsillar Abscess
      • Pulmonary Disease
      • Salivary Gland Stones and Inflammation
      • Sinusitis
      • Sjögren's Syndrome
      • Sleep Apnea
      • Sleep Disorders
      • Soft Tissue Sarcoma
      • Throat Pain
      • Thyroid Cancer
      • Tinnitus
      • Tongue-Tie
      • Tonsillitis
      • Vertigo
      • Vocal Cord Paralysis
      • Vocal Cord Polyp

      Procedures Performed

      • Ablation or Excision of Nasal Turbinates
      • Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
      • 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 of Tracheal Tumor or Stenosis
      • Frenectomy
      • Glossectomy
      • Head and Neck Surgery
      • Intranasal or Sinus Procedure
      • Laryngectomy and Pharyngectomy
      • Laryngoscopy - Laryngotomy - Laryngectomy - Pharyngolaryngectomy - Pharyngectomy
      • Lymph Node Biopsy or Excision
      • Nasal Septum Surgery (Septoplasty)
      • 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

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        Sanctions

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        Board Actions

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      Education

      • Medical School
        Indiana University School Of Medicine

        Graduated in 1979

      • Internship Hospital
        Butterworth Hospital

        Completed in 1981

      • Residency Hospital
        Ind University Hosps

        Completed in 1984

      • Fellowship Hospital
        Precpt C Johnson

        Completed in 1985

      Awards & Recognition

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      Languages Spoken

      • English
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      • Based on total number of patients treated over the last 12 months
      • Specializes in Ear, Nose, and Throat
      • Board certified in Otolaryngology
      • No malpractice claims found
      • No sanctions found
      • No board actions found
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      Dr. Biggerstaff's Office & Staff

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      Total wait time (waiting & exam rooms)
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      Experience with Dr. Biggerstaff

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      How well provider listens and answers questions
      Spends appropriate amount of time with patients