Dr. Thomas Engel, MD

Dr. Thomas Engel, MD

Pediatric Otolaryngology (Ear, Nose & Throat)  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 67
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Dr. Thomas Engel, MD is a pediatric otolaryngology (ear, nose & throat) specialist in San Francisco, CA and has been practicing for 38 years. He graduated from University Of Michigan Medical School in 1976 and specializes in pediatric otolaryngology (ear, nose & throat).

3838 California St Rm 505

San Francisco, CA 94118

Contact Information

(415) 751-4914

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of California
  • Cigna
  • MultiPlan

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Top Care Areas

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

Earwax Buildup
very high
more than 95% of peers
Nosebleed
very high
more than 94% of peers
Ear Disorders
very high
more than 94% of peers

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1  Specialties

  • Pediatric Otolaryngology (Ear, Nose & Throat)

1  Board Certifications

  • Otolaryngology
    Accredited by: American Board of Otolaryngology*

81  Conditions Treated

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35  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 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
  • Lip, Excision or Resection
  • Lymph Node Biopsy or Excision
  • Nasal Septum Surgery (Septoplasty)
  • Nose Plastic Surgery (Rhinoplasty)
  • Paracentesis
  • Perforated Eardrum Repair (Tympanoplasty)
  • Sinus Surgery
  • Sphenoidectomy (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

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for California.

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

  • University Of Michigan / Ann Arbor
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1972
  • University Of Michigan Medical School
    Medical School | Graduated 1976
  • San Francisco General Hospital
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1977
  • St. Mary's Hospital, General Surgery
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1980
  • University Of Calfornia, San Francisco, Medical Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1980

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
  • Alpha Omega Alpha, Honor Medical Society, 1975
  • Michigan Higher Education Authority Assistantship, 1969-72
  • University of California, Department of Otolaryngology Resident Teaching Award, 1993
  • Branstrom Freshman Prize, University of Michigan, 1970
  • University of California, Department of Otolaryngology Resident Teaching Award, 1989
  • Phi Eta Sigma, National Scholastic Society for Freshman, 1970
Media & Publications

Dr. Engel has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Cantonese
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Engel's Reviews

2.3
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Engel to family and friends
3 total reviews

Likelihood to Recommend (3)

  • 5
    (1)
  • 4
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  • 3
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  • 2
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  • 1
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Dr. Engel's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    GOOD
  • Explains condition(s) well

    FAIR
  • Answers questions

    GOOD
  • Time well spent

    FAIR

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    POOR
  • Office environment

    GOOD
  • Staff friendliness

    VERY GOOD
  • Average wait time

    16 to 30 minutes
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