Dr. Sheila Ryan, MD

Dr. Sheila Ryan, MD

Otolaryngology-Head and Neck Surgery  ·  
Female  ·  
Age 56
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Dr. Sheila Ryan, MD is an otolaryngology-head and neck surgery specialist in Durham, NC and has been practicing for 24 years. She graduated from University Of Vermont College Of Medicine in 1989 and specializes in otolaryngology-head and neck surgery and ear, nose, and throat.

3116 N Duke St

Durham, NC 27704

Contact Information

(919) 220-2020

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Humana
  • MultiPlan

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Top Care Areas

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

Ear Disorders
very high
more than 97% of peers
Acute Laryngitis
very high
more than 96% of peers
Vertigo
very high
more than 96% of peers

Dr. Ryan'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.

2  Specialties

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

1  Board Certifications

  • Otolaryngology
    Accredited by: American Board of Otolaryngology*

58  Conditions Treated

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18  Procedures

  • Adenoidectomy
  • Antrostomy and Antrotomy (Sinus Surgery)
  • Cervical Lymph Node Dissection
  • 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
  • Intranasal or Sinus Procedure
  • Laryngoscopy - Laryngotomy - Laryngectomy - Pharyngolaryngectomy - Pharyngectomy
  • Laryngoscopy and Laryngotomy
  • Lymph Node Biopsy or Excision
  • Nasal Septum Surgery (Septoplasty)
  • Sinus Surgery
  • Sphenoidotomy (Sinus Surgery)
  • Tonsillectomy

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for North Carolina.

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

  • University Of Vermont College Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1989
  • Tripler Army Medical Center
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1990
  • University Of Colorado Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1994

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Ryan has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Ryan's Reviews

3.8
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Ryan to family and friends
11 total reviews (2 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (11)

  • 5
    (7)
  • 4
    (1)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
    (0)
  • 1
    (3)

Dr. Ryan'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)

Dr. Ryan was caring and compassionate. I found her very honest and explained the procedure in detail and gave us time to ask questions. The few times I had to send a message- I rec'd fast and courteous responses. I would highly recommend her as a competent, exceptional MD and surgeon.
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Dr. Ryan is awesome. She was quick in diagnosis my case and sent me to where I needed to have a surgical procedure done and I am am doing great now.
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