Dr. Ross Gardner, MD

Dr. Ross Gardner, MD

Ear, Nose, and Throat  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 67
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Dr. Ross Gardner, MD is an otolaryngology (ear, nose & throat) specialist in Birmingham, AL and has been practicing for 38 years. He graduated from Meharry Medical College School Of Medicine in 1976 and specializes in ear, nose, and throat.

401 Tuscaloosa Ave SW Ste 200

Birmingham, AL 35211

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

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

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Top Care Areas

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Otitis Media
very high
more than 97% of peers
Sinusitis
very high
more than 97% of peers
Acute Sinusitis
very high
more than 96% of peers

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1  Specialties

  • Ear, Nose, and Throat

1  Board Certifications

  • Otolaryngology
    Accredited by: American Board of Otolaryngology*

52  Conditions Treated

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21  Procedures

  • Ablation or Excision of Nasal Turbinates
  • Antrostomy and Antrotomy (Sinus Surgery)
  • Caldwell-Luc Procedure
  • Diagnostic Nasal and-or Sinus Endoscopy
  • Ear Surgery
  • Ear Tube Placement
  • ENT Surgery
  • Ethmoidectomy (Sinus Surgery)
  • Excision or Destruction of Pharynx Lesion
  • Head and Neck Surgery
  • Intranasal or Sinus Procedure
  • Laryngoscopy - Laryngotomy - Laryngectomy - Pharyngolaryngectomy - Pharyngectomy
  • Laryngoscopy and Laryngotomy
  • Lymph Node Biopsy or Excision
  • Sinus Surgery
  • Sphenoidotomy (Sinus Surgery)
  • Thyroid Lobectomy
  • Thyroidectomy
  • Thyroidectomy or Thyroid Lobectomy
  • Tonsillectomy
  • Tracheal Surgery

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

  • Meharry Medical College School Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1976
  • Lac-King-Drew Medical Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1980

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Gardner has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Gardner's Reviews

5.0
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Gardner to family and friends
12 total reviews (3 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (12)

  • 5
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  • 4
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  • 3
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  • 2
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Dr. Gardner's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    EXCELLENT
  • Explains condition(s) well

    EXCELLENT
  • Answers questions

    EXCELLENT
  • Time well spent

    EXCELLENT

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    EXCELLENT
  • Office environment

    EXCELLENT
  • Staff friendliness

    EXCELLENT
  • Average wait time

    10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (3)

Dr. Ross Gardner recently did sinus surgery on me. I had a lot of anxiety about surgery but my time with Dr. Gardner and his team at the hospital was great. Everyone was professional and I went to surgery and woke up in recovery very shortly thereafter feeling just fine. I was ready to go home....more
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Years ago, I was suffering from Meniere's Disease, a chronic disease of the ear for which one of the symptoms is vertigo. After many medicines, I was told that there was no further treatment without performing a surgery that would result in permanent hearing loss. Dr. Gardner was able to treat the...more
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Dr. Gardner is extremely knowledgeable, and competent. I've recommended him to several people over the years. I've been a patient of his for about 35 years, and he now treats my minor children as well. His bedside manner is comforting, and reassuring. I've seen him on an outpatient basis and he's...more
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