Dr. Russell Otto, MD

Dr. Russell Otto, MD

Ear, Nose, and Throat  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 58
Dr. Russell Otto, MD is an otolaryngology (ear, nose & throat) specialist in Denton, TX and has been practicing for 29 years. He graduated from University Of Missouri-Columbia School Of Medicine-Md in 1988 and specializes in ear, nose, and throat.Read his story

1209 Bent Oaks Ct

Denton, TX 76210

Contact Information

(940) 891-6100

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • ChoiceCare Network
  • Cigna
  • Galaxy Health Network
  • PHCS
  • Tricare
  • UnitedHealthCare

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very high
more than 99% of peers
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more than 98% of peers
Earwax Buildup
very high
more than 92% of peers

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Dr. Otto's bio

This content was provided by Dr. Otto "Dr. Russell J. Otto is a Board Certified Otolaryngologist serving the Texas area for more than 18 years. Dr. Otto is experienced in Head and Neck Surgery, Vertigo and Balance Disorders and Nasal Allergies. He is a member of the American Medical Association and the American College of Surgeons. FORMS OF PAYMENT Accepts cash, checks, and Mastercard or Visa. OFFICE HOURS Monday to Friday: 8:30 AM - 5:00 PM "

1  Specialties

  • Ear, Nose, and Throat

1  Board Certifications

  • Otolaryngology
    Accredited by: American Board of Otolaryngology*

20  Conditions Treated

18  Procedures

  • Ablation or Excision of Nasal Turbinates
  • Adenoidectomy
  • Biopsy
  • Diagnostic Nasal and-or Sinus Endoscopy
  • Ear Surgery
  • Ear Tube Placement
  • Endoscopic Sinus Surgery
  • Frenectomy
  • Head and Neck Surgery
  • Laryngoscopy - Laryngotomy - Laryngectomy - Pharyngolaryngectomy - Pharyngectomy
  • Laryngoscopy and Laryngotomy
  • Lip, Excision or Resection
  • Lymph Node Biopsy or Excision
  • Nasal Septum Surgery (Septoplasty)
  • Sinus Surgery
  • Tonsillectomy
  • Vestibule and Floor of Mouth, Excision or Destruction
  • Wound Repair

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Texas.

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.


  • University Of Missouri-Columbia B.S. Biochemistry
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1981
  • University Of Missouri-Columbia School Of Medicine-Md
    Medical School | Graduated 1988
  • University of Missouri / Columbia Campus
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1989
  • General Surgery-University Of Missouri-Columbia Campus
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1989
  • Otolaryngology Head and Neck Surgery-Brooke Army Medical Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1994

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Otto has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Otto's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Otto to family and friends
32 total reviews (11 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (32)

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Dr. Otto's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

  • Explains condition(s) well

  • Answers questions

  • Time well spent


Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

  • Office environment

  • Staff friendliness

  • Average wait time

    16 to 30 minutes

Patient Comments (11)

Good luck with trying to get an appointment. Office staff is rude and would not accept my referral from the insurance. Wow the worst experience I have ever had, too bad for Dr. Otto I will not recommend.
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i've been a patient of dr. otto since 2009 for an auditory issue, i now see him for allergy treatments and am always impressed with the quality of care and staff attention that i get while i'm there. i won't go to another ent or allergy specialist as long as i'm in this area. dr. otto believes...more
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Dr. Otto's staff is very helpful and friendly. The allergy treatments have improved my overall health and wellness.
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I want to say thank you to Dr. Otto and all his associates! Great group of people!
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Dr. Russell J. Otto, MD Dr. Russell J. Otto, MD 3.5 (12) Otolaryngologist in Denton, Texas 3+ OVERVIEWREVIEWS 1 of 2 CALL DIRECTIONS SAVE WEBSITE Describe this place Choose descriptions of its features & vibe 1209 Bent Oaks Ct, Denton, TX 79210 dr. russell otto Map of dr. russell otto Add...more
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