Dr. Sheldon Klausner, MD

Dr. Sheldon Klausner, MD

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Ear, Nose, and Throat  |  
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78 y/o
(24)

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Dr. Sheldon Klausner, MD is an ear, nose, and throat doctor who practices in Santa Monica, CA. He is 78 years old and has been practicing for 33 years.

Sheldon Klausner, MD

2001 Santa Monica Blvd Ste 870W

Santa Monica, CA 90404
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Accepted insurance

  • Aetna
  • Beech Street (Multiplan)
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Bluegrass Family Health
  • Cigna
  • Coventry Health Care
  • Health Net
  • Health Payors Organization
  • Medicaid
  • MultiPlan
  • Preferred Health Systems
  • Private HealthCare Systems
  • UnitedHealthCare

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Top Care Areas

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Ear Disorders
normal
more than 86% of peers
Tinnitus
normal
more than 82% of peers
Acute Laryngitis
normal
more than 75% of peers

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Specialties

  • Ear, Nose, and Throat
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Board Certifications

  • Otolaryngology
    Accredited by: American Board of Otolaryngology*
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Conditions Treated

  • Acute Laryngitis
  • Acute Sinusitis
  • Acute Tonsillitis
  • Acute Upper Respiratory Infection
  • Allergic Reaction
  • Allergic Rhinitis
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Bone Disorders
  • Cancer
  • Chronic Laryngitis
  • Chronic Sinusitis
  • Chronic Tonsillitis
  • Conductive Hearing Loss
  • Cough
  • Deafness
  • Deviated Septum
  • Dysphagia
  • Ear Disorders
  • Eustachian Tube Dysfunction
  • Facial Fracture
  • Head and Neck Cancer
  • Head or Neck Lump or Swelling
  • Headache
  • Hoarse Voice (Dysphonia)
  • Laryngitis
  • Larynx Conditions
  • Nosebleed
  • Otitis Media
  • Outer Ear Infection
  • Pharyngitis
  • Postnasal Drip
  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Salivary Gland Stones and Inflammation
  • Sinusitis
  • Sleep Apnea
  • Snoring
  • Throat Disorders
  • Tinnitus
  • Tonsillitis
  • Vertigo
  • Vocal Cord Polyp

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Procedures

  • Diagnostic Nasal and-or Sinus Endoscopy
  • ENT Surgery
  • Excision or Destruction of Tongue Lesion
  • Head and Neck Surgery
  • Intranasal or Sinus Procedure
  • Laryngoscopy - Laryngotomy - Laryngectomy - Pharyngolaryngectomy - Pharyngectomy
  • Laryngoscopy and Laryngotomy
  • Nasal Septum Surgery (Septoplasty)
  • Sinus Surgery
  • Tonsillectomy

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

  • Keck School Of Medicine Of The Univ Of Southern California
    Medical School | Graduated 1963
  • Los Angeles Co Genl Hospital
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1964
  • Mt Sinai Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1965
  • Sahlgrenska Hospital
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1985

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Klausner has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Klausner's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Klausner to family and friends
3.2
based on 24 total reviews (6 with comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (24)

  • 5
    (12)
  • 4
    (1)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
    (1)
  • 1
    (10)

Dr. Klausner's Performance

Trustworthiness
GOOD
Explains condition(s) well
GOOD
Answers Questions
VERY GOOD
Time well spent
VERY GOOD

Office & Staff Performance

Scheduling
VERY GOOD
Office environment
VERY GOOD
Staff friendliness
VERY GOOD
Average wait time
10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (6)

in Los Angeles, CA |
Over thirty years Dr. Klausner has kept my nose running--or rather I mean in good order in spite of chronic nasal papilloma. He is highly intelligent and an interesting guy a well as being a brilliant surgeon who keeps up to date with the latest international developments. I can't say enough good...more
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Los Angeles, CA |
Good, caring doc. Treated me for nasal polyps and improved my life incredibly. Cannot thank him enough. I like that the staff calls to check up on me after my appointments, feels like they care. Would recommend.
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Santa Monica, CA |
No wait time, my appointment went great. I found out a lot about my throat. Exam room was very clean and nurse was such a nice woman. Dr Klausner performed my sinus surgery 3 years ago. Healed nicely, no problems, great surgeon.
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in Los Angeles, CA |
Dr Klausner accepted me for a last minute appointment. I had extreme ear pain and could not walk without falling. His receptionist was very polite and helped me out with getting the appointment. I am grateful for their help. Returned again for my hearing issues this past week. Glad to find a...more
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in Santa Monica, CA |
Doctor Klausner is the best throat doctor in Santa Monica. He always has time to answer my questions. Staff is polite and helpful, always pleasant.
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Now Accepting New Patients
Dr. Klausner accepts 13 insurance carriers
  • Aetna
    Aetna HMO
    Aetna PPO
  • Beech Street (Multiplan)
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Blue Cross
    Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO
    Blue Cross Blue Shield PPO
    Prudent Buyer
  • Bluegrass Family Health
    Worker's Compensation WC
  • Cigna
    Cigna PPO
    Great West Healthcare-Cigna
    Great West Healthcare-Cigna PPO
  • Coventry Health Care
  • Health Net
    Health Net HMO
    Health Net PPO
  • Health Payors Organization
    Health Payors Organization PPO
  • Medicaid
  • MultiPlan
  • Preferred Health Systems
    Preferred Health Network
  • Private HealthCare Systems
  • UnitedHealthCare
    PacifiCare HMO
    PacifiCare PPO
    Secure Horizons
    United Healthcare
    United Healthcare PPO

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Hospitals where Dr. Klausner has admitting privileges

Providence Saint John's Health Center
2121 Santa Monica Blvd
Santa Monica, CA 90404
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