Dr. Thomas Beaton, MD

Dr. Thomas Beaton, MD

Ear, Nose, and Throat  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 65
Dr. Thomas Beaton, MD is an otolaryngology (ear, nose & throat) specialist in Post Falls, ID and has been practicing for 33 years. He graduated from Univ Of Nd Sch Of Med and Hlth Sci in 1980 and specializes in ear, nose, and throat.

750 N Syringa St Ste 203

Post Falls, ID 83854

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Altius Health Plans
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross of Idaho
  • Cigna
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Group Health Cooperative

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very high
more than 91% of peers
Chronic Sinusitis
very high
more than 90% of peers
more than 85% of peers

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1  Specialties

  • Ear, Nose, and Throat

1  Board Certifications

  • Otolaryngology
    Accredited by: American Board of Otolaryngology*

64  Conditions Treated


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18  Procedures

  • Ablation or Excision of Nasal Turbinates
  • Adenoidectomy
  • Antrostomy and Antrotomy (Sinus Surgery)
  • Ear Surgery
  • Ear Tube Placement
  • ENT Surgery
  • Ethmoidectomy (Sinus Surgery)
  • Excision of Parotid, Sublingual, or Submandibular Gland
  • Head and Neck Surgery
  • Intranasal or Sinus Procedure
  • Nasal Septum Surgery (Septoplasty)
  • Perforated Eardrum Repair (Tympanoplasty)
  • Sinus Surgery
  • Sphenoidotomy (Sinus Surgery)
  • Thyroid Lobectomy
  • Thyroidectomy or Thyroid Lobectomy
  • Tonsillectomy
  • Wound Repair

Background Check

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0 Sanctions

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0 Board Actions

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  • Univ Of Nd Sch Of Med and Hlth Sci
    Medical School | Graduated 1980
  • Geisinger Medical Center
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1981
  • Geisinger Medical Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1985

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Beaton has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Beaton's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Beaton to family and friends
2 total reviews (2 have comments)

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Dr. Beaton's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

  • Explains condition(s) well

  • Answers questions

  • Time well spent


Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

  • Office environment

  • Staff friendliness

  • Average wait time

    Under 10 minutes

Patient Comments (2)

Dr. Beaton is wonderful. He worked and worked to try and find whatever it is was wrong with me. I have no doubt he gave it his all. He listened, did every test, was patient with me and I felt like he really cared. Even though we never found what is wrong i’m Glad I went to him. I’d recommend...more
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Dr. Beaton was quite rude to me. He interrupted me several times when I was trying to explain something to him. It was like he was not interested in what I had to say. He showed very poor empathy skills and was insulting with his remarks.
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