Dr. Thomas Winkler, MD

Dr. Thomas Winkler, MD

Ear, Nose, and Throat  |  
Male  |  
Age 59
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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Postnasal Drip
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more than 99% of peers

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  • Ear, Nose, and Throat

Board Certifications

  • Otolaryngology
    Accredited by: American Board of Otolaryngology*

Conditions Treated


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  • 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

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0 Sanctions

No sanctions history found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

0 Board Actions

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  • 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

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Winkler to family and friends
based on 41 total reviews (9 with comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (41)

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Dr. Winkler's Performance

Explains condition(s) well
Answers Questions
Time well spent

Office & Staff Performance

Office environment
Staff friendliness
Average wait time
Under 10 minutes

Patient Comments (9)

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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in Temple Hills
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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in Washington, DC
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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in Olney, MD
Dr. Winkler receives our highest recommendation after performing a tonsillectomy on our 15 year old daughter in August. After 10 days it was almost as though she had never had the surgery! His access to a private surgery center to perform this type of operation made all the difference, and his...more
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in Bethesda, MD
We brought our 5-year-old daughter to see Dr. Winkler, who performed an adenoidectomy on her. He was kind, patient, and extremely conscientious. We knew from the get-go that he would be excellent with this procedure, and his professionalism and dedication were second-to-none. He was even kind...more
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