Dr. Steven Blatchford, MD

Dr. Steven Blatchford, MD

Ear, Nose, and Throat  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 63
Dr. Steven Blatchford, MD is an otolaryngology (ear, nose & throat) specialist in Tucson, AZ and has been practicing for 30 years. He graduated from Albany Medical College in 1983 and specializes in ear, nose, and throat.

395 N Silverbell Rd Ste 201

Tucson, AZ 85745

Contact Information

(520) 792-2170

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Humana

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Top Care Areas

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Head or Neck Lump or Swelling
very high
more than 99% of peers
Earwax Buildup
very high
more than 98% of peers
Allergic Reaction
very high
more than 98% of peers

Dr. Blatchford'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

1  Board Certifications

  • Otolaryngology
    Accredited by: American Board of Otolaryngology*

62  Conditions Treated


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30  Procedures

  • Ablation or Excision of Nasal Turbinates
  • Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
  • Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
  • Antrostomy and Antrotomy (Sinus Surgery)
  • Balloon Sinuplasty
  • Caldwell-Luc Procedure
  • Cervical Lymph Node Dissection
  • Diagnostic Nasal and-or Sinus Endoscopy
  • Ear Surgery
  • Ear Tube Placement
  • ENT Surgery
  • Ethmoidectomy (Sinus Surgery)
  • Excision of Facial Bone
  • Excision of Parotid, Sublingual, or Submandibular Gland
  • Excision or Destruction of Pharynx Lesion
  • Excision or Destruction of Tongue Lesion
  • Glossectomy
  • Head and Neck Surgery
  • Intranasal or Sinus Procedure
  • Lymph Node Biopsy or Excision
  • Nasal Septum Surgery (Septoplasty)
  • Parathyroidectomy
  • Sinus Surgery
  • Sphenoidotomy (Sinus Surgery)
  • Thyroid Lobectomy
  • Thyroidectomy
  • Thyroidectomy or Thyroid Lobectomy
  • Tonsillectomy
  • Tracheal Surgery
  • Vestibule and Floor of Mouth, Excision or Destruction

Background Check

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0 Sanctions

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0 Board Actions

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  • Albany Medical College
    Medical School | Graduated 1983
  • University Ariz
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1984
  • University Ariz
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1988

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Blatchford has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Blatchford's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Blatchford to family and friends
28 total reviews (4 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (28)

  • 5
  • 4
  • 3
  • 2
  • 1

Dr. Blatchford's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

  • Explains condition(s) well

  • Answers questions

  • Time well spent


Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

  • Office environment

  • Staff friendliness

  • Average wait time

    16 to 30 minutes

Patient Comments (4)

I’m so happy I found Dr Blatchford for my surgery He made me feel very confident and that I was important to him as a person not just a number It is good to have Doctors that know how to give of them self with a handshake a smile and a look in their eyes that says I will take care of you And...more
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Dr. Blatchford is an awesome doctor, but one of his front office staff member is rude, mean, disrespectful and really needs people skills and phone mannerism or needs to be fired otherwise their going lose most of their patients.
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Dr. Blatchford , is wonderful, very assuring , I had throat surgery of an enlarged infection it was my very first serious going under anesthesia, but Dr. Blatchford is very professional and knows what he is doing!!! His staff at the surgery center was outstanding comfortable and very professional...more
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Dr. Blatchford is a kind doctor. He takes his time and listens to his patients. My mom had been complaining of swallowing issuses for a year to her primary care doctor. She went to ENT for a different reason, and when she told Dr. Blatchford about the swallowing, he checked things out. He found a...more
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