Dr. Taraneh Azar, MD

Dr. Taraneh Azar, MD

Ear, Nose, and Throat  |  
Female  |  
Age 50
(14)
Insurances AcceptedSave
Dr. Taraneh Azar, MD is an otolaryngology (ear, nose & throat) specialist in Exeter, NH and has been practicing for 23 years. She graduated from Case Western Reserve University School of Medicine in 1995 and specializes in ear, nose, and throat and pediatric otolaryngology (ear, nose & throat).

3 Alumni Dr Ste 302

Exeter, NH 03833

Contact Information

(603) 772-8208

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Assurant Health
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Coventry Health Care
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Harvard Pilgrim Health Care
  • Humana
  • Medicaid
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Top Care Areas

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Earwax Buildup
very high
more than 98% of peers
Ear Disorders
very high
more than 94% of peers
Loss of Smell and-or Taste
very high
more than 93% of peers

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Specialties

  • Ear, Nose, and Throat
  • Pediatric Otolaryngology (Ear, Nose & Throat)
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Board Certifications

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

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Procedures

  • Adenoidectomy
  • Antrostomy and Antrotomy (Sinus Surgery)
  • Balloon Sinuplasty
  • Cervical Lymph Node Dissection
  • Diagnostic Nasal and-or Sinus Endoscopy
  • Ear Surgery
  • Ear Tube Placement
  • Endoscopic Sinus Surgery
  • ENT Surgery
  • Ethmoidectomy (Sinus Surgery)
  • Excision of Benign Skin Lesion
  • Excision of Dentoalveolar Lesion Tumor
  • Excision of Lipoma
  • Excision of Neck Mass
  • Excision of Parotid, Sublingual, or Submandibular Gland
  • Excision or Destruction of Palate or Uvula Lesion
  • Excision or Destruction of Pharynx Lesion
  • Excision or Destruction of Tongue Lesion
  • Head and Neck Surgery
  • Intranasal or Sinus Procedure
  • Laryngoscopy
  • Laryngoscopy - Laryngotomy - Laryngectomy - Pharyngolaryngectomy - Pharyngectomy
  • Laryngoscopy and Laryngotomy
  • Lymph Node Biopsy or Excision
  • Nasal Septum Surgery (Septoplasty)
  • Nasal Surgery
  • Non-Cosmetic Chemodenervation
  • Parathyroidectomy
  • Sinus Surgery
  • Sleep Apnea Surgery
  • Sphenoidotomy (Sinus Surgery)
  • Thyroid Lobectomy
  • Thyroid Surgery
  • Thyroidectomy
  • Thyroidectomy or Thyroid Lobectomy
  • Tonsillectomy
  • Tracheal Surgery
  • Uvulectomy
  • Vestibule and Floor of Mouth, Excision or Destruction
  • Wound Repair

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Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

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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

  • Dartmouth College
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1989
  • Case Western Reserve University School of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1995

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Azar has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Azar's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Azar to family and friends
2.7
based on 14 total reviews (3 with comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (14)

  • 5
    (6)
  • 4
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  • 3
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  • 2
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  • 1
    (8)

Dr. Azar'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
VERY GOOD
Average wait time
10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (3)

in Exeter, NH
Dr Azar completely missed my family member's thyroid issues even though she was specifically given symptoms and asked about testing. Not recommended at all for thyroid conditions.
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in Portsmouth, NH
I came to Dr. Azar with chronic: sinus infections, earaches, cluster headaches and sore throats. She offered to scope my nose. Then told me that I have empty nose syndrome due to previous surgery. She suggested I try steroids and said there is a small chance that it will help. She offered to give...more
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She does not explain possible side effects of surgery. Especially long lasting side effects that could make one choose to opt out of surgery. Full disclosure wasn't offered. Explained procedure in a casual, no big deal 30 second way. Does not have your best interest at heart. I suspect money...more
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