Dr. Sarah Vakkalanka, MD

Dr. Sarah Vakkalanka, MD

Ear, Nose, and Throat  ·  
Female  ·  
Age 46
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Dr. Sarah Vakkalanka, MD is an otolaryngology (ear, nose & throat) specialist in Fountain Valley, CA and has been practicing for 19 years. She graduated from Wright State Univ Sch Of Med in 1999 and specializes in ear, nose, and throat.

10760 Warner Ave Ste 201

Fountain Valley, CA 92708

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • AARP
  • Accepts most major Health Plans. Please contact our office for details.
  • Aetna
  • American International Group (AIG)
  • Anthem Blue Cross
  • Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Beech Street (Multiplan)
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of California
  • 7 More

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Top Care Areas

See how frequently Dr. Vakkalanka performs your care needs compared to other doctors.

Earwax Buildup
very high
more than 93% of peers
Nosebleed
very high
more than 92% of peers
Chronic Sinusitis
very high
more than 91% of peers

Dr. Vakkalanka's percentages are based on the rate of treatment compared to peers nationwide from insurance data. Learn more info about our data and this Top Care Areas component.

1  Specialties

  • Ear, Nose, and Throat

0  Board Certifications

Dr. Vakkalanka does not have any board certifications listed.

51  Conditions Treated

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29  Procedures

  • Ablation or Excision of Nasal Turbinates
  • Adenoidectomy
  • Allergy Testing
  • Antrostomy and Antrotomy (Sinus Surgery)
  • Balloon Sinuplasty
  • Diagnostic Nasal and-or Sinus Endoscopy
  • Ear Surgery
  • Ear Tube Placement
  • ENT Surgery
  • Ethmoidectomy (Sinus Surgery)
  • Excision of Parotid, Sublingual, or Submandibular Gland
  • Head and Neck Surgery
  • Hearing Aid
  • Intranasal or Sinus Procedure
  • Laryngoscopy - Laryngotomy - Laryngectomy - Pharyngolaryngectomy - Pharyngectomy
  • Laryngoscopy and Laryngotomy
  • Lip, Excision or Resection
  • Lymph Node Biopsy or Excision
  • Nasal Septum Surgery (Septoplasty)
  • Parathyroidectomy
  • Perforated Eardrum Repair (Tympanoplasty)
  • Sinus Surgery
  • Sphenoidotomy (Sinus Surgery)
  • Thyroid Lobectomy
  • Thyroidectomy
  • Thyroidectomy or Thyroid Lobectomy
  • Tonsillectomy
  • Tracheal Surgery
  • Wound Repair

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for California.

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

  • Wright State Univ Sch Of Med
    Medical School | Graduated 1999
  • McGaw Med Center Of Northwestern
    Residency Hospital | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors

Dr. Vakkalanka has no awards or honors listed.

Media & Publications

Dr. Vakkalanka has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Vakkalanka's Reviews

3.9
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Vakkalanka to family and friends
13 total reviews (2 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (13)

  • 5
    (9)
  • 4
    (0)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
    (1)
  • 1
    (3)

Dr. Vakkalanka's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    VERY GOOD
  • Explains condition(s) well

    VERY GOOD
  • Answers questions

    VERY GOOD
  • Time well spent

    VERY GOOD

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    VERY GOOD
  • Office environment

    EXCELLENT
  • Staff friendliness

    VERY GOOD
  • Average wait time

    10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (2)

Love this dr. She always takes the time to listen to me. Staff is good getting me in quickly. Highly recommend her.
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excellent outcome post surgery
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