Dr. Richard Weir, MD

Dr. Richard Weir, MD

Ear, Nose, and Throat  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 62
Dr. Richard Weir, MD is an otolaryngology (ear, nose & throat) specialist in Spartanburg, SC and has been practicing for 36 years. He graduated from Medical University of South Carolina in 1982 and specializes in ear, nose, and throat.

1330 Boiling Springs Rd Ste 1400

Spartanburg, SC 29303

Contact Information

(864) 582-2900

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Coventry Healthcare of the Carolinas
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Humana
  • MultiPlan
  • UnitedHealthCare
  • WellCare

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Top Care Areas

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

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1  Specialties

  • Ear, Nose, and Throat

1  Board Certifications

  • Otolaryngology
    Accredited by: American Board of Otolaryngology*

78  Conditions Treated


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37  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)
  • Cervical Lymph Node Dissection
  • Dacryocystorhinostomy
  • Diagnostic Nasal and-or Sinus Endoscopy
  • Ear Surgery
  • Ear Tube Placement
  • ENT Surgery
  • Ethmoidectomy (Sinus Surgery)
  • Excision of Facial Bone
  • Excision of Parotid, Sublingual, or Submandibular Gland
  • Excision or Destruction of Dentoalveolar Lesion or Tumor
  • Excision or Destruction of Pharynx Lesion
  • Excision or Destruction of Tongue Lesion
  • 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
  • Nasal Septum Surgery (Septoplasty)
  • Perforated Eardrum Repair (Tympanoplasty)
  • Sinus Surgery
  • Sphenoidotomy (Sinus Surgery)
  • Tear Duct 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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Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

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0 Sanctions

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0 Board Actions

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  • Medical University of South Carolina
    Medical School | Graduated 1982
  • Alton Ochsner Med Fndn
    Residency Hospital | Completed
  • Tulane University Hospital And Clis
    Residency Hospital | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Weir has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Weir's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Weir to family and friends
15 total reviews (5 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (15)

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  • 4
  • 3
  • 2
  • 1

Dr. Weir's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

  • Explains condition(s) well

  • Answers questions

  • Time well spent


Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

  • Office environment

  • Staff friendliness

  • Average wait time

    16 to 30 minutes

Patient Comments (5)

Dr. Weir is kind, thoughtful and detail oriented. He is a good person and provides fantastic care! I love this whole office and their staff!! VERY much recommend!
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I arrived 30 minutes early for my appointment, as instructed, but then had to wait 90 minutes past my apt time (2 hrs total wait). Dr Weir was hurried, did not have time for questions and did a poor job of explaining next steps.
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Saw Dr. Weir recently. I totally trust his ability to diagnose. Wisdom comes with experience and he is extremely knowledgeable. He was great at listening to my problems and has really helped me with my sinus issues. My GP referred me to this clinic and I am so glad he did because I was having...more
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Efficient and direct, but not good at listening. I feel like I could have been mute and our appointments would have gone the same. Being told to try all the things I'd already tried after 2.5 months with chronic sinus pain was annoying, but I understand trying to avoid unnecessary surgery. We...more
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Terrible Doctor. He does not need to be in practice. He does not how know how to diagnose the problem correctly. He didn't know how to diagnose my little two-year-old. I don't think he knows what he's talking about maybe he can deal with little minor ear infections but other than that he is not a...more
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