Dr. Rick Lockhart, MD

Dr. Rick Lockhart, MD

Ear, Nose, and Throat  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 62
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Dr. Rick Lockhart, MD is an otolaryngology (ear, nose & throat) specialist in Milledgeville, GA and has been practicing for 28 years. He graduated from Med Univ Of Sc Coll Of Med in 1982 and specializes in ear, nose, and throat.

111 Fieldstone Dr Ste 102

Milledgeville, GA 31061

Contact Information

(478) 452-6610

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Georgia
  • Cigna
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Humana
  • MultiPlan

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Top Care Areas

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TMJ
very high
more than 99% of peers
Ear Ache
very high
more than 99% of peers
Headache
very high
more than 99% of peers

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1  Specialties

  • Ear, Nose, and Throat

1  Board Certifications

  • Otolaryngology
    Accredited by: American Board of Otolaryngology*

76  Conditions Treated

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29  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
  • Continuous Positive Airway Pressure (CPAP)
  • Diagnostic Nasal and-or Sinus Endoscopy
  • Ear Surgery
  • Ear Tube Placement
  • ENT Surgery
  • Ethmoidectomy (Sinus Surgery)
  • Excision or Destruction of Palate or Uvula Lesion
  • Excision or Destruction of Pharynx Lesion
  • Excision or Destruction of Tongue Lesion
  • Head and Neck Surgery
  • Intranasal or Sinus Procedure
  • Laryngoscopy - Laryngotomy - Laryngectomy - Pharyngolaryngectomy - Pharyngectomy
  • Laryngoscopy and Laryngotomy
  • Lymph Node Biopsy or Excision
  • Nasal Septum Surgery (Septoplasty)
  • Sinus Surgery
  • Sphenoidotomy (Sinus Surgery)
  • Tonsillectomy
  • Tracheal Surgery
  • Uvulectomy
  • Vestibule and Floor of Mouth, Excision or Destruction
  • Wound Repair

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Georgia.

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

  • Med Univ Of Sc Coll Of Med
    Medical School | Graduated 1982
  • Naval Hosp
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1983
  • Naval Hosp
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1990

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Lockhart has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Lockhart's Reviews

3.6
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Lockhart to family and friends
11 total reviews (5 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (11)

  • 5
    (7)
  • 4
    (0)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
    (1)
  • 1
    (3)

Dr. Lockhart's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    VERY GOOD
  • Explains condition(s) well

    VERY GOOD
  • Answers questions

    VERY GOOD
  • Time well spent

    VERY GOOD

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    EXCELLENT
  • Office environment

    EXCELLENT
  • Staff friendliness

    VERY GOOD
  • Average wait time

    Under 10 minutes

Patient Comments (5)

He is unprofessional and rude. Probably time for retirement because his practices are outdated. Staff is wonderful but my problem is still not fixed and he just wanted to push medications instead of actually fixinging my problem.
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Rude office staff.
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Dr. was not concerned about reason for visit. Was very rude as to why I had made the appointment. He asked the nurse right outside the door why I was there. He did not want to do any treatment until I could no longer breath through my nose. I would not recommend this dr to anyone!
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Dr. Lockhart is a very knowledgeable physician!! He is excellent with adults and children. My entire family and the majority of my friends use him. Dr. Lockhart is always on point with the diagnosis and an outstanding surgeon. Milledgeville is lucky to have him as an ENT! I am able to get...more
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He did not listen and ignored what I was saying, trying to push antibiotics when I felt a more conservative approached was appropriate to reduce unnecessary antibiotic use. Multiple times he went off on tangent lectures about causes of sore throats, allergies and acid reflux when I was concerned...more
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