Dr. Timothy Drankwalter, DO

Ear, Nose, and Throat •  Male • Age 49
  
Dr. Drankwalter
Accepting new patients
Telehealth services available

Diseases Of Ear Nose & Throat

600 Taylor Station Rd Gahanna, OH 43230

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(614) 759-8811

Dr. Timothy Drankwalter, DO is a Otolaryngology (Ear, Nose & Throat) Specialist in Gahanna, OH. Dr. Drankwalter has more experience with Upper Respiratory Conditions, Otologic Care, and Ear, Nose, and Throat Surgery than other specialists in his area. He is affiliated with medical facilities such as Doctors Hospital and Mount Carmel West. He is accepting new patients and has indicated that he accepts telehealth appointments. Be sure to call ahead with Dr. Drankwalter to book an appointment.


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Dr. Drankwalter accepts the following insurance:

Aetna
Aetna HMO
Choice Plus POS II
Anthem
Balanced Blue Access-OH PPO
Blue Access Options for ERC Health-OH PPO
Blue Access Options-OH PPO
Blue Access-OH PPO
Blue Preferred Plus-OH POS
Blue Preferred-OH EPO
Blue Preferred-OH HMO
Blue Preferred-OH POS
Blue Traditional-OH
Bronze Blue Access-OH PPO
Bronze Blue Access-OH PPO Plus
Bronze Pathway Group-OH HMO
Bronze Pathway X-OH HMO
Bronze Pathway-OH HMO
Catastrophic Pathway X-OH HMO
Catastrophic Pathway-OH HMO
Gold Blue Access-OH PPO
Gold Pathway Group-OH HMO
Gold Pathway X-OH HMO
Gold Pathway-OH HMO
Lumenos Plans-OH
National (BlueCard Basic) PPO
National (BlueCard) PPO
Ohio Med Plan-OH
Pathway-OH HMO
Platinum Blue Access-OH PPO
Platinum Pathway Group-OH HMO
Silver Blue Access-OH PPO
Silver Blue Access-OH PPO Plus
Silver Pathway Group-OH HMO
Silver Pathway X-OH HMO
Silver Pathway-OH HMO
The Christ Hospital Health Network (TCHHN)-OH
Trihealth HD80-OH
Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO
Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield PPO
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Card PPO
CareFirst Blue Cross Blue Shield
HealthyBlue 2.0
HealthyBlue Advantage
CareSource
Cigna
Cigna HMO
Cigna PPO
Great West Healthcare-Cigna PPO
Open Access Plus
Cofinity
Cofinity PPO
Commercial Insurance Company
CoreSource
Coventry Health Care
Coventry Health America PPO
First Health (Coventry Health Care)
First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
Golden Rule
Government Employees Health Association (GEHA)
GEHA
Humana
Choice Care PPO
Medicaid
Medical Mutual of Ohio
Medical Mutual of Ohio POS
Meritain Health
Molina Healthcare
Molina
MultiPlan
MultiPlan PPO
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Choice Plus POS
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United Healthcare

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Practice Areas

Upper Respiratory Conditions

Upper respiratory specialists diagnose and treat conditions such as infections, sinusitis, allergic rhinitis, and whooping cough (pertussis) that affect the upper part of the respiratory system, including the nasal passages, larynx, and lungs.Compare with other Upper Respiratory Conditions specialists.

Typically treats 85% more than similar doctors

Based on claims data for 4 conditions and procedures

TreatmentsTreatment Frequency
Chronic Sinusitis
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Drankwalter treats Chronic Sinusitis more than 95% of their peers

Dr. Drankwalter treats this condition more than 95% of their peers

Sinusitis
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Drankwalter treats Sinusitis more than 94% of their peers

Dr. Drankwalter treats this condition more than 94% of their peers

Allergic Rhinitis
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Drankwalter treats Allergic Rhinitis more than 93% of their peers

Dr. Drankwalter treats this condition more than 93% of their peers

Otologic Care

Otolgic care is s subspecialty of otolaryngology (ear, nose and throat) that focuses on symptoms and conditions of the ear, including hearing loss, tinnitus, dizziness and infections.Compare with other Otologic Care specialists.

Typically treats 78% more than similar doctors

Based on claims data for 8 conditions and procedures

TreatmentsTreatment Frequency
Vertigo
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Drankwalter treats Vertigo more than 98% of their peers

Dr. Drankwalter treats this condition more than 98% of their peers

Tinnitus
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Drankwalter treats Tinnitus more than 95% of their peers

Dr. Drankwalter treats this condition more than 95% of their peers

Otitis Media
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Drankwalter treats Otitis Media more than 92% of their peers

Dr. Drankwalter treats this condition more than 92% of their peers

Ear, Nose, and Throat Surgery

Ear, nose and throat care surgeons treat conditions affecting those areas through procedures such as tonsilectomy, adenoidectomy, myringotomy (ear tubes), and sinus surgery.Compare with other Ear, Nose, and Throat Surgery specialists.

Typically treats 57% more than similar doctors

Based on claims data for 9 conditions and procedures

TreatmentsTreatment Frequency
Deviated Septum
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Drankwalter treats Deviated Septum more than 93% of their peers

Dr. Drankwalter treats this condition more than 93% of their peers

Enlarged Turbinates
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Drankwalter treats Enlarged Turbinates more than 90% of their peers

Dr. Drankwalter treats this condition more than 90% of their peers

Ablation or Excision of Nasal Turbinates
high
high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Drankwalter performs Ablation or Excision of Nasal Turbinates more than 84% of their peers

Dr. Drankwalter performs this procedure more than 84% of their peers

Ear, Nose, and Throat Care

Ear, nose and throat care specialists diagnose and treat conditions affecting those areas, including ear infections, tonsilitis, hearing loss, and sinus problems.Compare with other Ear, Nose, and Throat Care specialists.

Typically treats 58% more than similar doctors

Based on claims data for 9 conditions and procedures

TreatmentsTreatment Frequency
Nosebleed
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Drankwalter treats Nosebleed more than 99% of their peers

Dr. Drankwalter treats this condition more than 99% of their peers

Ear Ache
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Drankwalter treats Ear Ache more than 97% of their peers

Dr. Drankwalter treats this condition more than 97% of their peers

Earwax Buildup
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Drankwalter treats Earwax Buildup more than 95% of their peers

Dr. Drankwalter treats this condition more than 95% of their peers

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Dr. Drankwalter's conditions and procedures:

  • Ablation or Excision of Nasal Turbinates
  • Abscess
  • Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
  • Acute Laryngitis
  • Acute Sinusitis
  • Acute Tonsillitis
  • Acute Upper Respiratory Infection
  • Adenoidectomy
  • Allergic Reaction
  • Allergic Rhinitis
  • Antrostomy and Antrotomy (Sinus Surgery)
  • Broken Nose
  • Cervical Lymph Node Dissection
  • Cholesteatoma
  • Chronic Adenoid Infection
  • Chronic Sinusitis
  • Chronic Tonsillitis
  • Conductive Hearing Loss
  • Cough
  • Deviated Septum
  • Diagnostic Nasal and-or Sinus Endoscopy
  • Dizziness
  • Dysphagia
  • Ear Ache
  • Ear Disorders
  • Ear Surgery
  • Ear Tube Placement
  • Earwax Buildup
  • Enlarged Turbinates
  • ENT Cancer
  • ENT Surgery
  • Ethmoidectomy (Sinus Surgery)
  • Eustachian Tube Dysfunction
  • 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
  • Eyelid Disorders
  • Frenectomy
  • Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease (GERD)
  • Geographic Tongue
  • Head and Neck Surgery
  • Head or Neck Lump or Swelling
  • Headache
  • Hearing Loss Due to Noise
  • Hoarse Voice (Dysphonia)
  • Hyperacusis
  • Intranasal or Sinus Procedure
  • Labyrinthitis
  • Laryngitis
  • Laryngoscopy - Laryngotomy - Laryngectomy - Pharyngolaryngectomy - Pharyngectomy
  • Laryngoscopy and Laryngotomy
  • Larynx Conditions
  • Leukoplakia
  • Lip Cancer
  • Loss of Smell and-or Taste
  • Lymph Node Biopsy or Excision
  • Meniere's Disease
  • Nasal Septum Surgery (Septoplasty)
  • Nosebleed
  • Oral Cancer
  • Otitis Media
  • Otosclerosis
  • Outer Ear Infection
  • Perforated Eardrum
  • Peritonsillar Abscess
  • Pharyngitis
  • Postnasal Drip
  • Sinus Surgery
  • Sinusitis
  • Sjögren's Syndrome
  • Sleep Disorders
  • Sore Throat
  • Throat Pain
  • Tinnitus
  • TMJ
  • Tongue-Tie
  • Tonsillectomy
  • Tonsillitis
  • Trigeminal Neuralgia
  • Uvulectomy
  • Vertigo
  • Vocal Cord Nodule
  • Vocal Cord Paralysis
  • Vocal Cord Polyp
  • Wheezing
  • Wound Repair

Dr. Drankwalter's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Drankwalter

4.1

Based on 17 ratings

5 Stars
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4 Stars
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1 Star
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I have seen Dr Drankwalter three times and each time he has been patient, encouraging & found the source of my discomfort immediately. A VERY impressive young man, comprehensive in his explanations and never talking down to his patient. Recommend him unreservedly. Office staff is wonderful.
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Patrick Colucci – Apr 03, 2020
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He's awesome. He was great to me and my daughter.
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Jen Patrick in Columbus, OH – Jan 10, 2017
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AWESOME DOCTOR.....was warned there was going to be severe pain and discomfort after my uvulectomy.....I had virtually nothing. Dr Drankwalter is amazing.....I was eating the next day with extra chewing......YES there was SOME discomfort but nothing more than a minor sore throat.....GREAT DOCTOR will recommend him to EVERYONE.
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Biography

Dr. Timothy Drankwalter, DO is a Otolaryngology (Ear, Nose & Throat) Specialist in Gahanna, OH. Dr. Drankwalter has more experience with Upper Respiratory Conditions, Otologic Care, and Ear, Nose, and Throat Surgery than other specialists in his are...Read more

Specialties

  • Ear, Nose, and Throat

Education

1993
Undergraduate School

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Locations

Diseases Of Ear Nose & Throat

Diseases Of Ear Nose & Throat600 Taylor Station Rd Gahanna, OH 43230
1

Berger Hospital Ear Nose/Throat

Circleville Office600 N Pickaway St Ste 201 Circleville, OH 43113
2

Affiliated Hospitals

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Doctors Hospital

Columbus, OH

71% Patient experience rating, 2% higher than the national average

Mount Carmel West

Columbus, OH

65% Patient experience rating, 4% lower than the national average

OhioHealth Berger Hospital

Circleville, OH

71% Patient experience rating, 2% higher than the national average

OhioHealth Grant Medical Center

Columbus, OH

68% Patient experience rating, 1% lower than the national average

Riverside Methodist Hospital

Columbus, OH

76% Patient experience rating, 7% higher than the national average

  • America's 250 Best Hospitals Award™ (2020, 2019)
  • Outstanding Patient Experience Award™ (2019)