Dr. Thomas Willcox, MD

Dr. Thomas Willcox, MD

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Otolaryngology-Head and Neck Surgery  |  
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58 y/o
(37)

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Dr. Thomas Willcox, MD is an otolaryngology-head and neck surgery specialist in Philadelphia, PA and has been practicing for 31 years. He graduated from University Of Pennsylvania School Of Medicine in 1987 and specializes in otolaryngology-head and neck surgery.Read his story

Thomas Jefferson University - Department of Otolaryngology

925 Chestnut St Fl 6

Philadelphia, PA 19107
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Accepted insurance

  • Accepts most major Health Plans. Please contact our office for details.
  • Aetna
  • Amerihealth
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Cigna-HealthSpring
  • Coventry Health Care
  • Devon Health
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Geisinger Health Plan
  • Highmark Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Horizon Blue Cross Blue Shield of New Jersey
  • Humana
  • Intergroup

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Top Care Areas

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

Dizziness
very high
more than 99% of peers
Otitis Media
very high
more than 99% of peers
Earwax Buildup
very high
more than 99% of peers

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Dr. Willcox's bio

This content was provided by Dr. Willcox "Dr. Thomas Willcox is a Board Certified Otolaryngologist serving the Philadelphia area for more than 20 years."

Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Willcox Dr. Thomas Willcox is a Board Certified Otolaryngologist serving the Philadelphia area for more than 20 years. Dr. Willcox is experienced in Head & Neck Surgery, Ophthalmology and Laryngology. He is also a professional member of the American College of Surgeons, the American Academy of Otolaryngology-Head and Neck Surgery and the American Neurotology Society.
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Specialties

  • Otolaryngology-Head and Neck Surgery
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Board Certifications

  • Neurotology
    Accredited by: American Board of Otolaryngology*
  • Otolaryngology
    Accredited by: American Board of Otolaryngology*
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Conditions Treated

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Procedures

  • Ablation or Excision of Nasal Turbinates
  • Acoustic Neuroma Removal (incl. Hearing Preservation Techniques) 
  • Adenoidectomy
  • Antrostomy and Antrotomy (Sinus Surgery)
  • Bone Anchored Hearing Aid Implant
  • Cochlear Implant Insertion
  • Craniectomy, Craniotomy, Surgery of Skull Base, Neuroendoscopy
  • Diagnostic Nasal and-or Sinus Endoscopy
  • Ear Surgery
  • Ear Tube Placement
  • EMG (Electromyography)
  • ENT Surgery
  • Head and Neck Surgery
  • Hearing Aid
  • Inner Ear Repair
  • Intranasal or Sinus Procedure
  • Lymph Node Biopsy or Excision
  • Mastoidectomy
  • Neuroplasty
  • Pediatric Cochlear Implants
  • Perforated Eardrum Repair (Tympanoplasty)
  • Sinus Surgery
  • Skull Base Surgery
  • Thyroidectomy
  • Thyroidectomy or Thyroid Lobectomy
  • Tracheal Surgery
  • Wound Repair

Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

Healthgrades does not collect malpractice information for Pennsylvania.

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 Pennsylvania School Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1987
  • Hospital Of University Of Pennsylvania (Hup)
    Internship Hospital | Completed
  • Hospital Of University Of Pennsylvania (Hup)
    Residency Hospital | Completed
  • Ear Research Found.
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Willcox has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • German

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Willcox's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Willcox to family and friends
3.8
based on 37 total reviews (9 with comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (37)

  • 5
    (25)
  • 4
    (0)
  • 3
    (1)
  • 2
    (1)
  • 1
    (10)

Dr. Willcox's Performance

Trustworthiness
VERY GOOD
Explains condition(s) well
VERY GOOD
Answers Questions
VERY GOOD
Time well spent
VERY GOOD

Office & Staff Performance

Scheduling
VERY GOOD
Office environment
EXCELLENT
Staff friendliness
EXCELLENT
Average wait time
16 to 30 minutes

Patient Comments (9)

in Bangor, PA
Dr. Willcox was of no help to me at all. When I told him about having reactive tinnitus, ear aches and pain in my eye, he became visibly disturbed and abuseive. He actually walked out of the room. In addition, he stated in his summary to the doctor that referred me to him that I denied contact...more
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in Media, PA
Quite frankly, Dr. Wilcox gave me my life back. I have Meniere's Disease and was having daily attacks of vertigo, multiple times a day. Dr.Wilcox made sure I understood my condition and my treatment options. There is a measure of anxiety that this condition creates. Dr. Wilcox was informative,...more
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in Pleasantville, NJ
Not Worth The Co-Pay.
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in Philadelphia, PA
My appointment was a complete waste of time. Dr. Wilcox looked in my ears and basically said they were fine. I explained all of the discomfort and symptoms I was having and he was dismissive. He was also literally trying to walk out of the room the whole time I was talking to him and asking...more
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in Warrington, PA
Pompous and very unprofessional
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