Dr. Thomas Winkler, MD

Dr. Thomas Winkler, MD

Ear, Nose, and Throat  ·  
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Age 59
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Dr. Thomas Winkler, MD is an otolaryngology (ear, nose & throat) specialist in Chevy Chase, MD and has been practicing for 23 years. He graduated from Georgetown University School Of Medicine in 1987 and specializes in ear, nose, and throat.

5530 Wisconsin Ave Ste 1500

Chevy Chase, MD 20815

Contact Information

(301) 656-8630

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Top Care Areas

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

Nosebleed
very high
more than 99% of peers
Laryngitis
very high
more than 99% of peers
Postnasal Drip
very high
more than 99% of peers

Dr. Winkler'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*

57  Conditions Treated

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17  Procedures

  • Ablation or Excision of Nasal Turbinates
  • Antrostomy and Antrotomy (Sinus Surgery)
  • Balloon Sinuplasty
  • Diagnostic Nasal and-or Sinus Endoscopy
  • Ear Surgery
  • Ear Tube Placement
  • ENT Surgery
  • Ethmoidectomy (Sinus Surgery)
  • Head and Neck Surgery
  • Intranasal or Sinus Procedure
  • Laryngoscopy - Laryngotomy - Laryngectomy - Pharyngolaryngectomy - Pharyngectomy
  • Laryngoscopy and Laryngotomy
  • Nasal Septum Surgery (Septoplasty)
  • Sinus Surgery
  • Thyroidectomy
  • Thyroidectomy or Thyroid Lobectomy
  • Tracheal Surgery

Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

Healthgrades does not collect malpractice information for Maryland.

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

  • Georgetown University School Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1987
  • Tripler Army Med Center
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1988
  • Madigan Army Med Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1995

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Winkler has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Winkler's Reviews

4.9
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Winkler to family and friends
43 total reviews (11 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (43)

  • 5
    (41)
  • 4
    (1)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
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  • 1
    (1)

Dr. Winkler's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    EXCELLENT
  • Explains condition(s) well

    EXCELLENT
  • Answers questions

    EXCELLENT
  • Time well spent

    EXCELLENT

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    EXCELLENT
  • Office environment

    EXCELLENT
  • Staff friendliness

    EXCELLENT
  • Average wait time

    Under 10 minutes

Patient Comments (11)

Dr. Winkler gave our family outstanding surgical and post-operative care. His medical care and the level of communication with our family was extraordinary. Coming from Canada, we have never before experienced this level of care and communication from a surgeon and the team. He followed up with our...more
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Dr. Winkler is extremely nice and competent. He made me comfortable from the initial visit all the way through the surgery follow-up. The surgery went extremely well and the recovery was easy. Both Dr. Winkler and his staff are extremely professional and courteous. He has my highest...more
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Dr Winkler was reassuring, attentive, respectful and kind. He always patiently listened to what I had to say and gave me a thorough medical explanation - something which I greatly appreciate being generally a bit of skeptic of doctors and a bit of a hypochondriac. I had a deviated nose septum...more
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Dr. Winkler - Here is my surgery feedback as requested. I did put this on the Vitals website cited in your 28 Aug 17 e-mail. However, I did not see that the "Submit" button actually transmitted my information or did anything. After discussing with your office, I decided to e-mail my feedback as...more
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I was unhappy and reluctant to go ahead when I learned that I needed surgery on the inside of my nose, but thanks to Dr. Winkler, I went ahead with the procedure. He was reassuring and very patient with me throughout the process. He explained everything carefully and thoroughly and was...more
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