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Dr. Sarah Ashford, MD

Otolaryngology-Head and Neck Surgery ·  Female · Age 37

Dr. Ashford

Dr. Sarah Ashford, MD is an otolaryngology-head and neck surgery specialist in Athens, GA and has been practicing for 4 years. She graduated from University Of South Carolina School Of Medicine in 2009 and specializes in otolaryngology-head and neck surgery, sleep medicine otolaryngology, and more.

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(706) 248-6860

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Dr. Ashford's Top Procedures and Conditions

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Dr. Ashford treats Laryngitis more than 95% of her peers

Dr. Ashford treats this condition more than 95% of her peers

Larynx Conditions

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Dr. Ashford treats Larynx Conditions more than 84% of her peers

Dr. Ashford treats this condition more than 84% of her peers

Hoarse Voice (Dysphonia)

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Dr. Ashford treats Hoarse Voice (Dysphonia) more than 72% of her peers

Dr. Ashford treats this condition more than 72% of her peers

Dr. Ashford's conditions and procedures:

  • Ablation or Excision of Nasal Turbinates
  • Acute Tonsillitis
  • Adenoidectomy
  • All Headaches (incl. Migraine)
  • All Lymphoma
  • Allergic Fungal Sinusitis
  • Allergic Reaction
  • Allergic Rhinitis
  • Allergic Rhinitis Due to Pollen
  • Allergic Rhinoconjunctivitis
  • Anemia
  • Antrostomy and Antrotomy (Sinus Surgery)
  • Atrophic Rhinitis
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Basal Cell Carcinoma
  • Bell's Palsy
  • Benign Tumor
  • Biopsy
  • Biopsy of Affected Tissue
  • Blood Disorders
  • Bone Cancer
  • Brain Disorders
  • Broken Nose
  • Bronchoscopy
  • Cancer
  • Cancer of Floor of Mouth
  • Cervical Lymph Node Dissection
  • Chronic Laryngitis
  • Chronic Sinusitis
  • Chronic Tonsillitis
  • Conductive Hearing Loss
  • Cosmetic Botox® Injection
  • Cough
  • Deafness
  • Deviated Septum
  • Diagnostic Nasal and-or Sinus Endoscopy
  • Dysphagia
  • Ear Ache
  • Ear Cancer
  • Ear Disorders
  • Ear Infection
  • Ear Surgery
  • Ear Tube Placement
  • Earlobe Repair
  • Earwax Buildup
  • Earwax Removal
  • Endocrine Cancer
  • Endoscopic Laser Laryngeal Cancer Surgery
  • Enlarged Turbinates
  • ENT Surgery
  • Esophageal Dilatation
  • Esophagoscopy
  • Ethmoidectomy (Sinus Surgery)
  • Eustachian Tube Dysfunction
  • Excision
  • Excision of Benign Skin Lesion
  • Excision of Cyst
  • Excision of Dentoalveolar Lesion Tumor
  • Excision of Lipoma
  • Excision of Neck Mass
  • Excision of Parotid, Sublingual, or Submandibular Gland
  • Excision of Skin Cancer
  • Excision of Skin Lesion
  • Excision of Soft Tissue Lesion
  • Excision of Submandibular Gland
  • Excision of Vestibule Floor of Mouth
  • Excision or Destruction of Palate or Uvula Lesion
  • Excision or Destruction of Tongue Lesion
  • Excisional Biopsy
  • External Ear Disorders
  • Facial Laceration
  • Facial Palsy
  • Fiberoptic Laryngoscopy
  • Fine Needle Aspiration
  • Fine Needle Aspiration of Thyroid Nodules
  • Follicular Thyroid Cancer
  • Foreign Body in Nose
  • Foreign Body in Throat
  • Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease (GERD)
  • Gland Cancer
  • Glossectomy
  • Goiter
  • Graves' Disease
  • Head and Neck Cancer
  • Head and Neck Reconstruction Surgery
  • Head and Neck Surgery
  • Head and Neck Tumor
  • Head Mass
  • Head or Neck Lump or Swelling
  • Headache
  • Hearing Loss
  • Hoarse Voice (Dysphonia)
  • Hyperparathyroidism
  • Hyperthyroidism
  • In-Office Ultrasound
  • Intranasal or Sinus Procedure
  • Laryngeal Videostroboscopy
  • Laryngectomy and Pharyngectomy
  • Laryngitis
  • Laryngopharyngeal Reflux
  • Laryngoscopy
  • Laryngoscopy - Laryngotomy - Laryngectomy - Pharyngolaryngectomy - Pharyngectomy
  • Laryngoscopy and Laryngotomy
  • Larynx Conditions
  • Leukoplakia
  • Lip Cancer
  • Loss of Smell and-or Taste
  • Lymph Node Biopsy or Excision
  • Lymph Node Resection
  • Malignant Bone Cancer of the Skull, Face, and Jaw
  • Maxillary (Upper Jaw ) Osteotomy
  • Medullary Thyroid Cancer
  • Melanoma
  • Metastatic Cancer
  • Mixed Parotid Tumor
  • Mouth Conditions
  • Mouth Lesions
  • Mouth Ulcer
  • Nasal Airway Surgery
  • Nasal Allergies
  • Nasal Disorder Endoscopy
  • Nasal Obstruction
  • Nasal Packing for Epitaxis
  • Nasal Septum Surgery (Septoplasty)
  • Nasal Surgery
  • Nasopharyngeal Surgery
  • Nasopharyngoscopy
  • Neck Cancer
  • Neck Mass
  • Neck Tumor
  • Nodular Goiter
  • Nodular Lymphoma
  • Non-Hodgkin's Lymphoma
  • Nose Disorders
  • Nose Injuries
  • Nosebleed
  • Obstructive Sleep Apnea
  • Oral Cancer
  • Oral Cancer Screening
  • Oral Squamous Cell Carcinoma
  • Oral Surgical Procedures
  • Oropharyngeal Cancer, Adult
  • Osteosarcoma
  • Otitis Media
  • Otitis Media With Effusion
  • Outer Ear Infection
  • Papillary Thyroid Cancer
  • Parathyroid (Gland) Disease
  • Parathyroid (Gland) Tumor: Other than Malignant
  • Parathyroid Adenoma
  • Parathyroid Cancer
  • Parathyroid Hyperplasia
  • Parathyroidectomy
  • Parotid Gland Cancer
  • Parotidectomy
  • Parotitis
  • Posterior Nasal Pack
  • Postnasal Drip
  • Primary Hyperparathyroidism
  • Rhinitis
  • Salivary Duct Stones
  • Salivary Gland Cancer
  • Salivary Gland Diseases
  • Salivary Gland Stones
  • Salivary Gland Stones and Inflammation
  • Salivary Gland Surgery
  • Salivary Gland Tumors
  • Scars
  • Secondary Hyperparathyroidism
  • Secondary Malignancies
  • Sinus Disorders
  • Sinus Polyp
  • Sinus Surgery
  • Sinusitis
  • Skin Biopsy
  • Skin Cancer
  • Skin Cancer Surgery With Reconstruction
  • Skin Cancer Tumor Treatment
  • Skin Grafts
  • Skin Lesion Removal
  • Skin Procedures
  • Sleep Apnea
  • Sleep Disorders
  • Soft Tissue Mass Biopsy
  • Sore Throat
  • Sphenoidectomy (Sinus Surgery)
  • Sphenoidotomy (Sinus Surgery)
  • Suppurative Parotitis
  • Surgical Biopsy
  • Throat Disorders
  • Thyroid Biopsy
  • Thyroid Cancer
  • Thyroid Cancer Surgery With or Without Radical Neck Dissection
  • Thyroid Cancer, Anaplastic
  • Thyroid Cancer, Familial Medullary
  • Thyroid Cancer, Hurthle Cell
  • Thyroid Disease
  • Thyroid Fine Needle Aspiration Biopsy
  • Thyroid Goiter
  • Thyroid Lobectomy
  • Thyroid Nodule
  • Thyroid Nodule Evaluation
  • Thyroid Surgery
  • Thyroidectomy
  • Thyroidectomy or Thyroid Lobectomy
  • Tinnitus
  • Tongue Cancer
  • Tongue Conditions
  • Tongue-Tie
  • Tonsil Cancer
  • Tonsil Disorders
  • Tonsillectomy
  • Tonsillitis
  • Treatment for Nose Bleeds
  • Turbinate Reduction
  • Ultrasound
  • Ultrasound, Thyroid
  • Ultrasound-Guided Biopsy
  • Ultrasound-Guided Fine Needle Aspiration
  • Uvulopalatopharyngoplasty (UPPP)
  • Vestibule and Floor of Mouth, Excision or Destruction
  • Vocal Cord Nodule
  • Vocal Cord Paralysis
  • Vocal Cord Polyp
  • Wound Repair

About Me

I absolutely love my field of work!  My passion translates into the ability to compassionately and expertly treat patients.  I enjoy getting to know my patients and having the opportunity to take the time answering questions and discussing their health.  


  • Otolaryngology-Head and Neck Surgery
  • Ear, Nose, and Throat
  • Endocrine Surgery
  • General Surgery

Board Certifications


Moffitt Cancer Ctr
Fellowship Hospital
University Of Mississippi Medical Center
Residency Hospital
University Of Mississippi Medical Center
Internship Hospital
University Of South Carolina School Of Medicine
Medical School
Presbyterian College
Undergraduate School


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Dr. Beth is a fantastic physician, she addresses all of my ENT needs and truly cares about her patients!
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Dr. Beth Ashford is THE BEST!!!! She performed both of my daughter's ear tube surgeries. From the moment we walked in the door we were treated with kindness and respect. My 3 year old generally hates doctors and won't let anyone come near her, but Dr. Beth Ashford has such a gentle spirit about...Read More
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Dr. Ashford is a very caring MD and a great surgeon with a spectacular surgical team. I am currently having some thyroid issues that would otherwise be scary, but the time was taken to explain to me in great detail the plan and prognosis for my issue. I am beyond grateful for this entire office and...Read More
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Dr Sarah Ashford was able to open my sinuses & help rid me of the chronic sinusitis & infections I've had for half my life. Kind, caring, listening, & answering questions proved I chose the right Doc. She didn't evade any question I had, & in our discussion of my treatment I realized her expertise,...Read More
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Dr Beth Ashford & team provided excellent care for me, finding the root cause of my chronic sinusitis & correcting it with FESS, an outpatient surgical procedure. Pain low, only required pain med for the day after surgery. And I can SMELL, and TASTE! They are young, know the latest treatments &...Read More
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