Dr. Thomas Cotney, MD

Dr. Thomas Cotney, MD

Ear, Nose, and Throat  ·  
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Age 66
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Dr. Thomas Cotney, MD is an otolaryngology (ear, nose & throat) specialist in Abilene, TX and has been practicing for 34 years. He graduated from Univ Of Tx Med Branch Galveston in 1979 and specializes in ear, nose, and throat.

1665 Antilley Rd Ste 180

Abilene, TX 79606

Contact Information

(325) 695-7740

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Ambetter
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Texas
  • Cigna
  • Humana
  • MultiPlan

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Top Care Areas

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

Trigeminal Neuralgia
very high
more than 99% of peers
Outer Ear Infection
very high
more than 97% of peers
Nosebleed
very high
more than 94% of peers

Dr. Cotney'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*

59  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
  • Cervical Lymph Node Dissection
  • 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 Pharynx Lesion
  • Excision or Destruction of Tongue Lesion
  • Head and Neck Surgery
  • Intranasal or Sinus Procedure
  • Laryngoscopy - Laryngotomy - Laryngectomy - Pharyngolaryngectomy - Pharyngectomy
  • Laryngoscopy and Laryngotomy
  • Lymph Node Biopsy or Excision
  • Nasal Septum Surgery (Septoplasty)
  • Parathyroidectomy
  • Perforated Eardrum Repair (Tympanoplasty)
  • Sinus Surgery
  • Sphenoidotomy (Sinus Surgery)
  • Thyroid Lobectomy
  • Thyroidectomy
  • Thyroidectomy or Thyroid Lobectomy
  • Tonsillectomy
  • Wound Repair

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Texas.

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

  • Univ Of Tx Med Branch Galveston
    Medical School | Graduated 1979
  • Univ Of Texas Medical Branch Hospital
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1980
  • Univ Of Texas Medical Branch Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1984

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Cotney has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Cotney's Reviews

3.8
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Cotney to family and friends
14 total reviews (1 has a comment)

Likelihood to Recommend (14)

  • 5
    (9)
  • 4
    (1)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
    (0)
  • 1
    (4)

Dr. Cotney's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    VERY GOOD
  • Explains condition(s) well

    VERY GOOD
  • Answers questions

    VERY GOOD
  • Time well spent

    VERY GOOD

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    EXCELLENT
  • Office environment

    EXCELLENT
  • Staff friendliness

    EXCELLENT
  • Average wait time

    10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (1)

Dr. Cotney started cutting and scraping on my 12 year old’s INFECTED AND SWOLLEN ear without telling us what he was going to do. My 12 year old was obviously in pain. She was not making any noise, was not pushing him away, or acting out in any way. She had tears streaming down her face and a...more
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