Dr. Robert Pema, DO

Dr. Robert Pema, DO

Ear, Nose, and Throat  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 54
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Dr. Robert Pema, DO is an otolaryngology (ear, nose & throat) specialist in Columbus, OH and has been practicing for 23 years. He graduated from Ohio University College Of Osteopathic Medicine in 1990 and specializes in ear, nose, and throat.

4488 W Broad St Ste 3

Columbus, OH 43228

Contact Information

(614) 853-1950

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Assurant Health
  • AvMed
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Illinois
  • CareSource
  • CHAMPVA
  • Cigna
  • 16 More

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Top Care Areas

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

Ear Ache
very high
more than 98% of peers
Earwax Buildup
very high
more than 92% of peers
Brain Disorders
high
more than 87% of peers

Dr. Pema's percentages are based on the rate of treatment compared to peers nationwide from insurance data. Learn more info about our data and this Top Care Areas component.

Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Pema "I believe in treating the patient as a whole, encompassing medical therapy with treatment of any factor that is contributing to a patient's problems. At Total Care ENT, we treat everyone with the respect that they deserve in a friendly, competent, and Christian manner."

1  Specialties

  • Ear, Nose, and Throat

0  Board Certifications

Dr. Pema does not have any board certifications listed.

75  Conditions Treated

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42  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
  • Cochlear Implant Insertion
  • Continuous Positive Airway Pressure (CPAP)
  • Diagnostic Nasal and-or Sinus Endoscopy
  • Ear Surgery
  • Ear Tube Placement
  • Endoscopic Sinus Surgery
  • ENT Surgery
  • Ethmoidectomy (Sinus Surgery)
  • Excision of Neck Mass
  • Excision of Parotid, Sublingual, or Submandibular Gland
  • Excision or Destruction of Palate or Uvula Lesion
  • Excision or Destruction of Tongue Lesion
  • Head and Neck Surgery
  • Incision and Removal of Foreign Object
  • Intranasal or Sinus Procedure
  • Laryngoscopy
  • Laryngoscopy - Laryngotomy - Laryngectomy - Pharyngolaryngectomy - Pharyngectomy
  • Laryngoscopy and Laryngotomy
  • Lip, Excision or Resection
  • Lymph Node Biopsy or Excision
  • Myringotomy
  • Nasal Septum Surgery (Septoplasty)
  • Nasal Surgery
  • Parathyroidectomy
  • Sinus Surgery
  • Sleep Apnea Surgery
  • Sphenoidotomy (Sinus Surgery)
  • Thyroid Lobectomy
  • Thyroid Surgery
  • Thyroidectomy
  • Thyroidectomy or Thyroid Lobectomy
  • Tonsillectomy
  • Tracheal Surgery
  • Uvulectomy
  • 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

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

  • Ohio State University
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1986
  • Ohio University College Of Osteopathic Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1990
  • Doctors Hospital Ohio Health
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1991
  • Doctors Hospital Ohio Health
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1995

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors

Dr. Pema has no awards or honors listed.

Media & Publications

Dr. Pema has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Pema's Reviews

4.5
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Pema to family and friends
15 total reviews (3 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (15)

  • 5
    (13)
  • 4
    (0)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
    (0)
  • 1
    (2)

Dr. Pema's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    EXCELLENT
  • Explains condition(s) well

    EXCELLENT
  • Answers questions

    EXCELLENT
  • Time well spent

    EXCELLENT

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    VERY GOOD
  • Office environment

    EXCELLENT
  • Staff friendliness

    EXCELLENT
  • Average wait time

    10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (3)

Excellent physician. Listened to my concerns and answered my questions appropriately (In a fashion that a lay person could understand.) Diagnosis and treatment was appropriate.
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I only have good things to say about Dr. Pema: His Professionalism & "Bed Side Manner" during my surgery ranked quite high w/me! He puts you @ ease & never talks down to you! I feel there is a definite Doctor/Patient Bond that will continue forever! However, on Nov 9th, 2016, I was fitted for a...more
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I have been a patient of Dr. Pema's for around 15 years. It saddens me to have to now give him such a poor review. In March he became a part of OSU. He made the decision to NOT actively inform his patients of this change in partnership. When you now call to try to get through to his office you...more
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I am so sorry this has happened to you. OSU was supposed to send patients letters, but somehow that never happened. If you call the office and ask specifically for my medical assistant, central scheduling is supposed to connect you through. I would appreciate if you give us another chance.

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