Dr. Samuel Bailey, MD

Dr. Samuel Bailey, MD

Ear, Nose, and Throat  ·  
Dr. Samuel Bailey, MD is an otolaryngology (ear, nose & throat) specialist in Scottsdale, AZ. He graduated from Tulane University Of Louisiana and specializes in ear, nose, and throat, rhinology, and more.Read his story

20201 N Scottsdale Healthcare Dr Ste 230

Scottsdale, AZ 85255

Contact Information

(480) 684-1360

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • MultiPlan

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Top Care Areas

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very high
more than 98% of peers
Hoarse Voice (Dysphonia)
very high
more than 98% of peers
Larynx Conditions
very high
more than 98% of peers

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Dr. Bailey's bio

This content was provided by Dr. Bailey "Dr. Sam Bailey's patients rate Dr. Bailey as one of the top 10 Otolaryngologists in Phoenix, Arizona! Dr. Samuel Bailey's Medical Specialties: Dr. Bailey treats all disorders of the ear, nose and throat. Which offers you and those you love with complete ENT specialty medical services - pediatric ENT specialty care, adult ENT specialty care, geriatric ENT specialty care - such as Allergy Testing, Allergy Treatment, Audiology, Hearing Tests to diagnose Hearing Loss, Fitting Hearing Aids, Otolaryngology, Sinus Surgery, Head and Neck Surgery, Facial Reconstructive and Cosmetic Plastic Surgery of the Head and Neck. Areas of personal interest for Dr. Sam Bailey include: Sinus Surgery Minimally Invasive Thyroid Surgery Reconstructive Facial Plastics Diseases of the Salivary Glands Diagnosis of Neck Masses Treatment for Hoarse Voice Allergy Pediatric ENT General Ear, Nose and Throat Doctor Bailey's Formal Medical Education, History and Experience: Dr. Bailey is a board-certified Otolaryngologist who began practicing medicine in 2003. Dr. Sam Bailey received his Bachelor of Arts degree in Human Biology from the University of Kansas, where he graduated Summa Cum Laude and was elected to the Phi Beta Kappa Honor Society. Dr. Bailey then attended Tulane Medical School in New Orleans, where he graduated with honors. After medical school, Dr. Bailey was accepted into the competitive and prestigious Otolaryngology – Head and Neck Surgery training program at Rush Medical Center in Chicago, Illinois. He served as the Chief Resident during his final year. Following his residency training, Dr. Samuel Bailey was accepted into the Advanced Sinus Surgery and Facial Plastic Surgery fellowship at Rush Medical Center. During his fellowship, Dr. Bailey gained expert training to treat sinus disorders both medically and surgically. including extensive expert medical training in minimally invasive sinus procedures, balloon sinuplasty and the use of computerized navigation in sinus surgery. Areas of academic research included complications of untreated sinus infections, as well as research which contributed to the development of balloon sinuplasty equipment that we use today. Dr. Samuel Bailey is board certified by the Arizona Medical Board to provide medical general care for the ear, nose, and throat as well as head and neck surgery. Dr. Bailey's New North Phoenix / Scottsdale ENT Doctors Office Location: The ENT Doctor's Office of Otolaryngologist Dr. Samuel Bailey MD is a state of the art, full-service ear, nose, and throat doctor's office located in North Phoenix in Scottsdale, Arizona. We are dedicated to provide ENT specialty care to our patients in the North Phoenix, Scottsdale, greater Phoenix metro, and throughout the great state of Arizona. Our North Scottsdale ENT medical practice is part of the Valley ENT a multi-practice physician group, specializing in providing award-winning medical care and treatment for your ears, nose, throat, head and neck. For more information please visit entscottsdale.com"
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Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Bailey "Effective medical care is built on a strong foundation of communication and patient education.

This understanding helps to foster a treatment plan that meets the your needs, as well as empowers you to be actively involved in your recovery."

3  Specialties

  • Ear, Nose, and Throat
  • Facial Cosmetic Surgery
  • Rhinology

1  Board Certifications

  • Otolaryngology
    Accredited by: American Board of Otolaryngology*

76  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)
  • Blepharoplasty
  • Cervical Lymph Node Dissection
  • Cleft Palate Repair (Palatoplasty)
  • Continuous Positive Airway Pressure (CPAP)
  • Diagnostic Nasal and-or Sinus Endoscopy
  • Ear Surgery
  • Ear Tube Placement
  • ENT Surgery
  • Ethmoidectomy (Sinus Surgery)
  • Excision of Benign Skin Lesion
  • Excision of Parotid, Sublingual, or Submandibular Gland
  • Excision of Skin Cancer
  • Excision of Skin Lesion
  • Excision or Destruction of Palate or Uvula Lesion
  • Excision or Destruction of Pharynx Lesion
  • Excision or Destruction of Tongue Lesion
  • Eyelid Surgery
  • Facial Reconstruction
  • 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)
  • Parathyroidectomy
  • Perforated Eardrum Repair (Tympanoplasty)
  • Sinus Surgery
  • Skin Grafts
  • Sphenoidectomy (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
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Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

Healthgrades does not collect malpractice information for Arizona.

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 Kansas / Main Campus
    Undergraduate School | Graduated
  • Tulane University Of Louisiana
    Medical School | Graduated
  • Rush University Medical Center
    Internship Hospital | Completed
  • Rush University Medical Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed
  • Rush University Medical Center
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Bailey has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Bailey's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Bailey to family and friends
26 total reviews (5 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (26)

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Dr. Bailey's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

  • Explains condition(s) well

  • Answers questions

  • Time well spent


Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

  • Office environment

  • Staff friendliness

  • Average wait time

    10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (5)

DR Bailey is a kind and thorough doctor. Yes the wait was long but very worth it. I feel he took all the time to listen to my issues and explain all medical options back to me and answered all my questions. I have a better understanding of the little than longer wait after I saw him knowing he was...more
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If I would have been able to see him after waiting two weeks that would have been nice but his disgustingly rude staff became belligerent bc I asked how much longer - he was 45 late. They were so unprofessional! Shocking. I’m A professional as well and they’d be fired in two seconds.
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Beware of the bait and switch. This place is nothing but a corporatized scam to bill you for every possible thing hidden in an office visit. Doctor asked to "look into nose" and then charged $418 for a "procedure," upon leaving on top of the $366 office visit. When I asked why I was being...more
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Terrible! As a new patient he came in and announced i needed emergency surgery but clearly had failed to even spend a few minutes reviewing my medical record. I had already had surgery! Was arrogant and unprofessional. Will never return to this practice! As an experienced health care professional I...more
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Dr. Bailey is obnoxious and his knowledge is below average. He knows he will be paid by your insurance co. regardless of his attitude or performance.
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