Dr. Thomas deTar, MD

Dr. Thomas deTar, MD

Ear, Nose, and Throat  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 57
Dr. Thomas deTar, MD is an otolaryngology (ear, nose & throat) specialist in Post Falls, ID and has been practicing for 32 years. He graduated from Keck Sch Of Med Of The Usc in 1986 and specializes in ear, nose, and throat.

323 N Spokane St Unit 100

Post Falls, ID 83854

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Altius Health Plans
  • Assurant Health
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross of Idaho
  • Cigna
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • CoreSource
  • First Choice Health
  • 5 More

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Top Care Areas

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Larynx Conditions
very high
more than 97% of peers
Ear Ache
very high
more than 95% of peers
very high
more than 92% of peers

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1  Specialties

  • Ear, Nose, and Throat

1  Board Certifications

  • Otolaryngology
    Accredited by: American Board of Otolaryngology*

50  Conditions Treated


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36  Procedures

  • Ablation or Excision of Nasal Turbinates
  • Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
  • Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
  • Adenoidectomy
  • Antrostomy and Antrotomy (Sinus Surgery)
  • 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 Dentoalveolar Lesion or Tumor
  • Excision or Destruction of Palate or Uvula Lesion
  • Excision or Destruction of Pharynx Lesion
  • Excision or Destruction of Tongue Lesion
  • Glossectomy
  • Head and Neck Surgery
  • Intranasal or Sinus Procedure
  • Laryngectomy and Pharyngectomy
  • Laryngoscopy - Laryngotomy - Laryngectomy - Pharyngolaryngectomy - Pharyngectomy
  • Laryngoscopy and Laryngotomy
  • Lip, Excision or Resection
  • Lymph Node Biopsy or Excision
  • Lymphadenectomy With Robotic Assistance
  • Nasal Septum Surgery (Septoplasty)
  • Parathyroidectomy
  • Sinus Surgery
  • Sphenoidotomy (Sinus Surgery)
  • Thyroid Lobectomy
  • Thyroidectomy
  • Thyroidectomy or Thyroid Lobectomy
  • Tonsillectomy
  • Tracheal Surgery
  • Vestibule and Floor of Mouth, Excision or Destruction
  • Wound Repair


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Background Check

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0 Sanctions

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0 Board Actions

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  • Keck Sch Of Med Of The Usc
    Medical School | Graduated 1986
  • Los Angeles Co Usc Genl Hosp
    Internship Hospital | Completed
  • Los Angeles Co Usc Genl Hosp
    Residency Hospital | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. deTar has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. deTar's Reviews

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

Likelihood to Recommend (17)

  • 5
  • 4
  • 3
  • 2
  • 1

Dr. deTar's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

  • Explains condition(s) well

  • Answers questions

  • Time well spent


Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

  • Office environment

  • Staff friendliness

  • Average wait time

    10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (2)

Excellent man, excellent Doctor. Dr. Doug Stafford' wife, Michelle Stafford.
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Amazing and humble Dr. Knew from my first appointment I was in good hands. Very thankful for Dr. DeTar and his super kind and friendly staff. Really can't say enough good things about him!! Just *very* thankful for him. I would recommend him to anyone!
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