Dr. Robert Russell, MD

Dr. Robert Russell, MD

Ear, Nose, and Throat  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 58
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Dr. Robert Russell, MD is an otolaryngology (ear, nose & throat) specialist in Bloomington, IL and has been practicing for 30 years. He graduated from Univ Of Il Coll Of Med in 1988 and specializes in ear, nose, and throat.

1404 Eastland Dr Ste 209

Bloomington, IL 61701

Contact Information

(309) 662-3277

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Coventry Health Care
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • HAP Insurance
  • HealthLink
  • Humana
  • MultiPlan

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Top Care Areas

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

Ear Ache
very high
more than 99% of peers
Earwax Buildup
very high
more than 99% of peers
Chronic Sinusitis
very high
more than 99% of peers

Dr. Russell'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.

1  Specialties

  • Ear, Nose, and Throat

1  Board Certifications

  • Otolaryngology
    Accredited by: American Board of Otolaryngology*

70  Conditions Treated

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28  Procedures

  • Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
  • Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
  • Adenoidectomy
  • Antrostomy and Antrotomy (Sinus Surgery)
  • Cervical Lymph Node Dissection
  • Ear Surgery
  • Ear Tube Placement
  • ENT Surgery
  • Ethmoidectomy (Sinus Surgery)
  • Excision of Parotid, Sublingual, or Submandibular Gland
  • Excision or Destruction of Palate or Uvula Lesion
  • Excision or Destruction of Tongue Lesion
  • Frenectomy
  • 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)
  • Thyroid Lobectomy
  • Thyroidectomy
  • Thyroidectomy or Thyroid Lobectomy
  • Tonsillectomy
  • Tracheal Surgery
  • Vestibule and Floor of Mouth, Excision or Destruction
  • Wound Repair

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Illinois.

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

  • Univ Of Il Coll Of Med
    Medical School | Graduated 1988
  • So Il University School Of Med
    Residency Hospital | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Russell has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Russell's Reviews

3.3
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Russell to family and friends
24 total reviews (10 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (24)

  • 5
    (12)
  • 4
    (1)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
    (4)
  • 1
    (7)

Dr. Russell's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    VERY GOOD
  • Explains condition(s) well

    VERY GOOD
  • Answers questions

    VERY GOOD
  • Time well spent

    VERY GOOD

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    VERY GOOD
  • Office environment

    VERY GOOD
  • Staff friendliness

    VERY GOOD
  • Average wait time

    10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (10)

Dt. Russell has performed a tonsillectomy and bilateral Myringotomy (ear tubes) on all three of my children. We've had great results. He has always been professional and very helpful. I would recommend him to anyone.
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I recently brought in my 4 year old daughter to see Dr. Russell about having her tonsils removed. He was kind, patient, professional, knowledgeable and very easy going to boot. He also removed my son's tonsil back in 2009 and was just as pleasant and professional. I am a nurse practitioner and have...more
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Dr. Russell provides excellent care to his patients! I have known him since the early 1990's, and he has always given me practical, helpful advice. He recently solved a seasonal allergy problem which often left me with laryngitis that my family doctor had been messing with for over 20 years! He...more
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I have a long history with DR. Russell. Dr. Russell has always been very professional, but also very easy to talk too. I trust him with his decisions. He has always included me in any care plan. I would have no problem recommending him.
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I have been a patients of his since 1997. He is very compassionate and truly cares about his patients. His front end staff are sometimes abrasive, but don't let that stop you from a very competent physician and surgeon.
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