Dr. Tamer Ghanem, MD

Dr. Tamer Ghanem, MD

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Head & Neck Surgical Oncology  ·  
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45 y/o
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Dr. Tamer Ghanem, MD is a head & neck surgical oncology specialist in Detroit, MI and has been practicing for 17 years. He specializes in head & neck surgical oncology, ear, nose, and throat, and more.Read his story

Henry Ford Medical Group

2799 W Grand Blvd

Detroit, MI 48202
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Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • CoreSource
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • HAP Insurance
  • Humana
  • Medical Mutual of Ohio
  • MultiPlan
  • Priority Health

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Dr. Ghanem's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Laryngeal Cancer
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Ghanem treats Laryngeal Cancer more than 99% of his peers

Dr. Ghanem treats this condition more than 99% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Laryngeal Carcinoma
  • Supraglottic Laryngeal Cancer
Dysphagia
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Ghanem treats Dysphagia more than 97% of his peers

Dr. Ghanem treats this condition more than 97% of his peers

Oral Cancer
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Ghanem treats Oral Cancer more than 95% of his peers

Dr. Ghanem treats this condition more than 95% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Cancer of Floor of Mouth
  • Lip Cancer
  • Oral Squamous Cell Carcinoma
  • Palate Cancer
  • Tongue Cancer

Dr. Ghanem's conditions and procedures:

  • Ablation or Excision of Nasal Turbinates
  • Abscess
  • Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
  • Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
  • Acoustic Neuroma
  • Acute Laryngitis
  • Acute Leukemia
  • Acute Myeloid Leukemia
  • Acute Sinusitis
  • Acute Tonsillitis
  • Acute Upper Respiratory Infection
  • All Headaches (incl. Migraine)
  • All Lymphoma
  • Allergic Reaction
  • Anemia
  • Antrostomy and Antrotomy (Sinus Surgery)
  • Aspiration or Injection of Thyroid Cyst
  • Balloon Sinuplasty
  • Basal Cell Carcinoma
  • Bladder Cancer
  • Bleeding Disorders
  • Blood Disorders
  • Bone Marrow Biopsy
  • Broken Nose
  • Caldwell-Luc Procedure
  • Central Nervous System Lymphoma
  • Cervical Lymph Node Dissection
  • Cholesteatoma
  • Chronic Laryngitis
  • Chronic Lymphocytic Leukemia
  • Chronic Tonsillitis
  • Cleft Palate Repair (Palatoplasty)
  • Coagulation Disorders (incl. Hemophilia)
  • Cochlear Implant Insertion
  • Common Cold
  • Continuous Positive Airway Pressure (CPAP)
  • Cough
  • Craniopharyngioma
  • Dacryocystorhinostomy
  • Deformities of Auricle or Pinna
  • Drooping Eyelids (Ptosis)
  • Dysphagia
  • Ear Plastic Surgery (Otoplasty)
  • Ear Surgery
  • Ear Tube Placement
  • Enlarged Turbinates
  • Esophageal Cancer
  • Esophageal Diseases
  • Ethmoidectomy (Sinus Surgery)
  • Excision of Facial Bone
  • Excision of Parotid, Sublingual, or Submandibular Gland
  • Excision of Tracheal Tumor or Stenosis
  • Excision or Destruction of Dentoalveolar Lesion or Tumor
  • Excision or Destruction of Palate or Uvula Lesion
  • Excision or Destruction of Tongue Lesion
  • Frenectomy
  • Glossectomy
  • Graft vs Host Disease
  • Gum Cancer
  • Hoarse Voice (Dysphonia)
  • Hodgkin's Disease
  • Hypercoagulable State
  • Hyperparathyroidism
  • Incision and Removal of Foreign Object
  • Laryngeal Cancer
  • Laryngectomy and Pharyngectomy
  • Laryngitis
  • Laryngoscopy - Laryngotomy - Laryngectomy - Pharyngolaryngectomy - Pharyngectomy
  • Laryngoscopy and Laryngotomy
  • Larynx Repair
  • Leukocytosis
  • Lip Cancer
  • Lip, Excision or Resection
  • Lung Cancer
  • Lymphoma, Large-Cell
  • Macroglobulinemia (incl. Waldenstrom's )
  • Marginal Zone Lymphoma
  • Maxillary and Malar Fractures
  • Melanoma
  • Merkel Cell Carcinoma
  • Microvascular Head and Neck Reconstructive Surgery
  • Minimally Invasive Surgery
  • Myeloproliferative Disorders
  • Nasal Septum Surgery (Septoplasty)
  • Neutropenia
  • Non-Hodgkin's Lymphoma
  • Nose Plastic Surgery (Rhinoplasty)
  • Open Thymectomy
  • Oral Cancer
  • Orbital Fracture
  • Pancreatic Cancer
  • Pancytopenia
  • Parathyroid Cancer
  • Parathyroidectomy
  • Parotid Gland Cancer
  • Perforated Eardrum
  • Perforated Eardrum Repair (Tympanoplasty)
  • Peripheral T-Cell Lymphoma
  • Peritonsillar Abscess
  • Pharyngeal Cancer
  • Pharyngitis
  • Polycythemia Rubra Vera
  • Postnasal Drip
  • Primary Central Nervous System Lymphoma
  • Primary Hypercoagulable State (incl. Factor V Leiden Disease)
  • Prostate Cancer
  • Reticulosarcoma
  • Retina Diseases
  • Salivary Gland Cancer
  • Secondary Malignancies
  • Sickle Cell Disease
  • Sinusitis
  • Skin Cancer
  • Skull Base Lesions
  • Small Intestine Cancer
  • Soft Tissue Sarcoma of Head, Face, and Neck
  • Soft Tissue Tumors of Head and Neck
  • Sore Throat
  • Sphenoidectomy (Sinus Surgery)
  • Sphenoidotomy (Sinus Surgery)
  • Squamous Cell Carcinoma
  • Stomach and Small Intestine Cancer
  • Stomach Diseases
  • Thoracentesis
  • Throat Cancer (Hypopharyngeal)
  • Throat Cancer (Nasopharyngeal)
  • Throat Cancer (Oropharyngeal)
  • Thyroid Lobectomy
  • Thyroidectomy
  • Thyroidectomy or Thyroid Lobectomy
  • TMJ
  • Tongue Cancer
  • Tongue-Tie
  • Tonsil Cancer
  • Tracheal Surgery
  • Urinary Disorders
  • Uvulectomy
  • Vascular Disease
  • Vocal Cord Nodule
  • Vocal Cord Paralysis
  • Vocal Cord Polyp

About Me

Biography

"The Ear, Nose & Throat team at Henry Ford Hospital was recently ranked 23rd in the nation by U.S. News & World Report on its 2018-19 Best Hospitals list."

Specialties

  • Head & Neck Surgical Oncology
  • Ear, Nose, and Throat
  • Otolaryngology-Head and Neck Surgery

Board Certifications

Education

2002
Univ Of Ut Sch Of Med
Medical School
2002

Languages

  • Arabic
  • English

Awards

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Dr. Ghanem reconstructed my throat after a laryngectomy operation and made my life bearable. He is super compassionate and really cares about his patients. I really felt I had someone that cared about my outcome. He is awesome!
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I would highly recommend Dr. Ghanem to my family and friends. He's very knowledgeable, thorough, and professional.
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Insurance accepted

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Aetna
Choice Plus POS II
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Card PPO
Cigna
Cigna HMO
Cigna PPO
Open Access Plus
Commercial Insurance Company
CoreSource
First Health (Coventry Health Care)
First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
HAP Insurance
Health Alliance
Preferred PPO
Humana
Choice Care PPO
Medical Mutual of Ohio
MultiPlan
MultiPlan PPO
PHCS Network PPO
Priority Health
Priority PPO

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