Dr. Thomas Guffin Jr, MD

Dr. Thomas Guffin Jr, MD

Ear, Nose, and Throat  |  
Male  |  
Age 62
(9)
Insurances AcceptedSave
Dr. Guffin is a native of Atlanta. He was graduated from Emory College and Emory University School of Medicine. He served his ENT residency at State University of New York, Brooklyn, New York. Has been in private practice since 1994. He is a board certified Otolaryngologist, Dr. Guffin practices general ENT. A tenor himself, Dr. Guffin has a particular interest in the professional voice. He treats singers, actors, and professional speakers. Among his patients are singers performing leading roles at the Metropolitan Opera, La Scala, The Royal Opera Covent Garden, and the Vienna State Opera.

1121 Johnson Ferry Rd Ste 420

Marietta, GA 30068

Contact Information

(770) 321-4771

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Coventry Health Care of Georgia
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Humana
  • MultiPlan
  • UnitedHealthCare

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Tonsillectomy
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more than 69% of peers
Nosebleed
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more than 67% of peers
Tonsillitis
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more than 67% of peers

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Specialties

  • Ear, Nose, and Throat
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Board Certifications

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

  • Acute Laryngitis
  • Acute Sinusitis
  • All Headaches (incl. Migraine)
  • Allergic Reaction
  • Allergic Rhinitis
  • Allergies
  • Bell's Palsy
  • Cholesteatoma
  • Chronic Sinusitis
  • Chronic Tonsillitis
  • Conductive Hearing Loss
  • Cough
  • Deafness
  • Deviated Septum
  • Dizziness
  • Dysphagia
  • ENT Cancer
  • Ear Ache
  • Ear Disorders
  • Ear Infection
  • Earwax Buildup
  • Enlarged Turbinates
  • Eustachian Tube Dysfunction
  • Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease (GERD)
  • Gastrointestinal Diseases
  • Head and Neck Cancer
  • Head or Neck Lump or Swelling
  • Headache
  • Hearing Loss
  • Hoarse Voice (Dysphonia)
  • Laryngeal Cancer
  • Laryngitis
  • Loss of Smell and-or Taste
  • Meniere's Disease
  • Nasal Obstruction
  • Nasal Polyp
  • Nosebleed
  • Otitis Media
  • Outer Ear Infection
  • Perforated Eardrum
  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Salivary Gland Stones and Inflammation
  • Sinus Disorders
  • Sinusitis
  • Sleep Apnea
  • Sleep Disorders
  • Snoring
  • Thyroid Disease
  • Tinnitus
  • Tonsillitis
  • Vertigo
  • Vocal Cord Nodule
  • Vocal Cord Paralysis

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Procedures

  • Ablation or Excision of Nasal Turbinates
  • Antrostomy and Antrotomy (Sinus Surgery)
  • Balloon Sinuplasty
  • Diagnostic Nasal and-or Sinus Endoscopy
  • ENT Surgery
  • Ear Surgery
  • Ear Tube Placement
  • Endoscopic Sinus Surgery
  • Ethmoidectomy (Sinus Surgery)
  • Excision or Destruction of Tongue Lesion
  • Head and Neck Surgery
  • Intranasal or Sinus Procedure
  • Laryngeal Videostroboscopy
  • Laryngoscopy
  • Laryngoscopy - Laryngotomy - Laryngectomy - Pharyngolaryngectomy - Pharyngectomy
  • Nasal Septum Surgery (Septoplasty)
  • Nasal Surgery
  • Nose Plastic Surgery (Rhinoplasty)
  • Sinus Surgery
  • Sleep Apnea Surgery
  • Thyroid Surgery
  • Tonsillectomy

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Georgia.

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

  • Emory University
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1977
  • Emory University
    Medical School | Graduated 1987
  • Emory University Affil Hosps
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1989
  • University Hospital SUNY Health S C Bklyn
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1994
  • Emory University Affil Hosps
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1990

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Guffin Jr has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • German

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Guffin Jr's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Guffin Jr to family and friends
4.6
based on 9 total reviews (2 with comments)
Dr. Guffin Jr's Performance
  • Trustworthiness
    EXCELLENT
  • Explains condition(s) well
    EXCELLENT
  • Answers Questions
    EXCELLENT
  • Time well spent
    EXCELLENT
Office & Staff Performance
  • Scheduling
    VERY GOOD
  • Office environment
    EXCELLENT
  • Staff friendliness
    VERY GOOD
  • Average wait time
    10 to 15 minutes
Patient Comments (2)
in Douglasville, Ga 30134 |
Dr Guffin has a easy way of putting you at ease and establishing immediate trust level with you. His practice has moved to Buckead ENT, 1800 PEACHTREE STREET, SUITE 700. ATL.GA 30309/Office:404- 350-7966. He does perform balloon sinus procedure for severe sinus problems. You will feel informed and cared for. Joe Simpkins RN,CCM, Patient
in Smyrna, Ga |
A wonderful doctor to visit. He is very knowledgeable and very easy to communicate with. I am so sorry he left the office that I go to as I trusted him completely!
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Dr. Guffin Jr accepts 8 insurance carriers
  • Aetna
    Aetna HMO
    Choice Plus POS II
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Blue Card PPO
  • Cigna
    Cigna HMO
    Cigna PPO
    Great West Healthcare-Cigna PPO
    Open Access
  • Coventry Health Care of Georgia
    Coventry Health Care of Georgia HMO
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
    First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
  • Humana
    Choice Care PPO
  • MultiPlan
    MultiPlan PPO
    PHCS Network PPO
  • UnitedHealthCare
    Choice Plus POS
    Options PPO

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