Dr. Steven Littlewood, MD

Dr. Steven Littlewood, MD

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Ear, Nose, and Throat  ·  
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61 y/o
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Dr. Steven Littlewood, MD is an otolaryngology (ear, nose & throat) specialist in Elk Grove, CA and has been practicing for 29 years. He specializes in ear, nose, and throat.Read his story

Mercy Medical Group

9394 Big Horn Blvd

Elk Grove, CA 95758
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Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Anthem Blue Cross
  • Blue Shield of California
  • ChoiceCare Network
  • Cigna
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Health Net
  • HealthSmart - Interplan Health Group
  • MultiPlan
  • Networks By Design
  • Pacific Foundation for Medical Care
  • Tricare
  • Western Health Advantage

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Top Care Areas

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

Salivary Gland Stones and Inflammation
very high
more than 99% of peers
Ear Disorders
very high
more than 95% of peers
Earwax Buildup
very high
more than 94% of peers

Dr. Littlewood'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.

Dr. Littlewood's bio

This content was provided by Dr. Littlewood "I grew up in Carmel Valley, California, went to Reed College in Portland, Oregon, then to Tulane University in New Orleans for medical school and residency, which is also where I met my wife. I like to spend time with my wife and family, on Sundays I play guitar in my church choir, and ride my bicycle and swim for exercise and recreation."

Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Littlewood "I have always tried to care for my patients as I would for my own family."

1  Specialties

  • Ear, Nose, and Throat

1  Board Certifications

  • Otolaryngology
    Accredited by: American Board of Otolaryngology*

49  Conditions Treated

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28  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
  • Cervical Lymph Node Dissection
  • Continuous Positive Airway Pressure (CPAP)
  • Diagnostic Nasal and-or Sinus Endoscopy
  • Ear Surgery
  • Ear Tube Placement
  • ENT Surgery
  • Ethmoidectomy (Sinus Surgery)
  • Excision of Parotid, Sublingual, or Submandibular Gland
  • Excision or Destruction of Palate or Uvula Lesion
  • Excision or Destruction of Tongue Lesion
  • Frenectomy
  • Head and Neck Surgery
  • Intranasal or Sinus Procedure
  • Laryngoscopy and Laryngotomy
  • Lip, Excision or Resection
  • Lymph Node Biopsy or Excision
  • Nasal Septum Surgery (Septoplasty)
  • Perforated Eardrum Repair (Tympanoplasty)
  • Sinus Surgery
  • Sphenoidotomy (Sinus Surgery)
  • 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

  • Reed College, Portland, Oregon
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1979
  • Tulane University School Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1984
  • Ochsner Fdn
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1985
  • Tulane University of Louisiana
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1989

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Littlewood has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Littlewood's Reviews

2.7
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Littlewood to family and friends
11 total reviews (3 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (11)

  • 5
    (4)
  • 4
    (1)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
    (0)
  • 1
    (6)

Dr. Littlewood's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    GOOD
  • Explains condition(s) well

    GOOD
  • Answers questions

    GOOD
  • Time well spent

    GOOD

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    GOOD
  • Office environment

    VERY GOOD
  • Staff friendliness

    GOOD
  • Average wait time

    16 to 30 minutes

Patient Comments (3)

Dr. Littlewood listened carefully to me, and he even read and kept a copy of my list of complaints. He offered explanations, advice, several diagnostic / treatment options, and referrals. I appreciate his thoroughness and am happy that after months of waiting to get in to see an ENT at Mercy, I got...more
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Seemed indifferent, quite short, uninterested & coldish demeanor Offered no answers or reasons for my issue. Had to look up my question on his iPhone- Won't b going back Oh also he billed for a surgery- that never happened- he looked in my nose & ears- that's it- SURGERY????
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Very uncaring and cold. Belittles patient and makes them feel bad.
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