Dr. Russell Medders, MD

Ear, Nose, and Throat •  Male • Age 62
  
Dr. Medders
Accepting new patients

Capitol Ear Nose and Throat PA

4600 Lake Boone Trl Ste 100 Raleigh, NC 27607

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(919) 787-1374

Dr. Russell Medders, MD is a Otolaryngology (Ear, Nose & Throat) Specialist in Raleigh, NC and has over 36 years of experience in the medical field. Dr. Medders has more experience with Upper Respiratory Conditions, Otologic Care, and Ear, Nose, and Throat Care than other specialists in his area. He graduated from University of North Carolina School of Medicine medical school in 1984. He is affiliated with Rex Hospital. He is accepting new patients. Be sure to call ahead with Dr. Medders to book an appointment.


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Dr. Medders accepts the following insurance:

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National (BlueCard) PPO
Blue Cross Blue Shield
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CareFirst Blue Cross Blue Shield
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Background Check

No malpractice claims found for North Carolina
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Practice Areas

Upper Respiratory Conditions

Upper respiratory specialists diagnose and treat conditions such as infections, sinusitis, allergic rhinitis, and whooping cough (pertussis) that affect the upper part of the respiratory system, including the nasal passages, larynx, and lungs.Compare with other Upper Respiratory Conditions specialists.

Typically treats 94% more than their peers

Based on claims data for 3 conditions and procedures

TreatmentsTreatment Frequency
Chronic Sinusitis
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Medders treats Chronic Sinusitis more than 97% of their peers

Dr. Medders treats this condition more than 97% of their peers

Sinusitis
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Medders treats Sinusitis more than 95% of their peers

Dr. Medders treats this condition more than 95% of their peers

Allergic Rhinitis
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Medders treats Allergic Rhinitis more than 90% of their peers

Dr. Medders treats this condition more than 90% of their peers

Otologic Care

Otolgic care is s subspecialty of otolaryngology (ear, nose and throat) that focuses on symptoms and conditions of the ear, including hearing loss, tinnitus, dizziness and infections.Compare with other Otologic Care specialists.

Typically treats 62% more than their peers

Based on claims data for 6 conditions and procedures

TreatmentsTreatment Frequency
Otitis Media
normal
normal

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Medders treats Otitis Media more than 78% of their peers

Dr. Medders treats this condition more than 78% of their peers

Outer Ear Infection
normal
normal

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Medders treats Outer Ear Infection more than 74% of their peers

Dr. Medders treats this condition more than 74% of their peers

Eustachian Tube Dysfunction
normal
normal

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Medders treats Eustachian Tube Dysfunction more than 66% of their peers

Dr. Medders treats this condition more than 66% of their peers

Ear, Nose, and Throat Care

Ear, nose and throat care specialists diagnose and treat conditions affecting those areas, including ear infections, tonsilitis, hearing loss, and sinus problems.Compare with other Ear, Nose, and Throat Care specialists.

Typically treats 64% more than their peers

Based on claims data for 9 conditions and procedures

TreatmentsTreatment Frequency
Earwax Buildup
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Medders treats Earwax Buildup more than 98% of their peers

Dr. Medders treats this condition more than 98% of their peers

Ear Ache
high
high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Medders treats Ear Ache more than 86% of their peers

Dr. Medders treats this condition more than 86% of their peers

Salivary Gland Stones and Inflammation
normal
normal

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Medders treats Salivary Gland Stones and Inflammation more than 80% of their peers

Dr. Medders treats this condition more than 80% of their peers

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Dr. Medders' conditions and procedures:

  • Ablation or Excision of Nasal Turbinates
  • Acute Laryngitis
  • Acute Sinusitis
  • Adenoidectomy
  • All Headaches (incl. Migraine)
  • Allergic Reaction
  • Allergic Rhinitis
  • Antrostomy and Antrotomy (Sinus Surgery)
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Bone Cancer
  • Bone Disorders
  • Brain Disorders
  • Cancer
  • Cervical Lymph Node Dissection
  • Chronic Adenoid Infection
  • Chronic Laryngitis
  • Chronic Sinusitis
  • Chronic Tonsillitis
  • Common Cold
  • Conductive Hearing Loss
  • Cough
  • Deafness
  • Deviated Septum
  • Diagnostic Nasal and-or Sinus Endoscopy
  • Dizziness
  • Dysphagia
  • Ear Ache
  • Ear Disorders
  • Ear Surgery
  • Ear Tube Placement
  • Earwax Buildup
  • Enlarged Turbinates
  • ENT Surgery
  • Ethmoidectomy (Sinus Surgery)
  • Eustachian Tube Dysfunction
  • Excision of Parotid, Sublingual, or Submandibular Gland
  • Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease (GERD)
  • Gastrointestinal Diseases
  • Head and Neck Cancer
  • Head and Neck Surgery
  • Head or Neck Lump or Swelling
  • Headache
  • Hoarse Voice (Dysphonia)
  • Intranasal or Sinus Procedure
  • Laryngeal Cancer
  • Laryngitis
  • Laryngoscopy - Laryngotomy - Laryngectomy - Pharyngolaryngectomy - Pharyngectomy
  • Laryngoscopy and Laryngotomy
  • Larynx Conditions
  • Leukoplakia
  • Loss of Smell and-or Taste
  • Lymph Node Biopsy or Excision
  • Malignant Bone Cancer of the Skull, Face, and Jaw
  • Meniere's Disease
  • Nasal Septum Surgery (Septoplasty)
  • Nosebleed
  • Oral Cancer
  • Osteosarcoma
  • Otitis Media
  • Outer Ear Infection
  • Perforated Eardrum
  • Pharyngitis
  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Salivary Gland Cancer
  • Salivary Gland Stones and Inflammation
  • Sinus Surgery
  • Sinusitis
  • Sleep Apnea
  • Sleep Disorders
  • Sore Throat
  • Throat Pain
  • Tinnitus
  • Tongue Cancer
  • Tonsil Cancer
  • Tonsillectomy
  • Tonsillitis
  • Trigeminal Neuralgia
  • Vertigo
  • Vestibule and Floor of Mouth, Excision or Destruction
  • Vocal Cord Nodule
  • Vocal Cord Paralysis
  • Vocal Cord Polyp
  • Wound Repair

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About Me

Care Philosophy

Dr. Medders completed his undergraduate and medical school studies at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill in 1984. He completed his residency in Otolaryngology - Head and Neck Surgery at the Johns Hopkins Hospital. Dr. Medders is a fellow of the American College of Surgeons and is Board Certified by the American Academy of Otolaryngology.

Specialties

  • Ear, Nose, and Throat

Board Certifications

Education

1989
The Johns Hopkins Hospital
Residency Hospital
1985
Union Memorial Hospital
Internship Hospital
1984
University of North Carolina School of Medicine
Medical School

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Locations

Capitol Ear Nose and Throat PA

Capitol Ear Nose and Throat PA4600 Lake Boone Trl Ste 100 Raleigh, NC 27607
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Rex Hospital

Raleigh, NC

82% Patient experience rating, 13% higher than the national average

  • Outstanding Patient Experience Award™ (2020, 2019)