Dr. Timothy Kelsch, MD

Dr. Timothy Kelsch, MD

Ear, Nose, and Throat  |  
Male  |  
Age 44
(72)
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Dr. Timothy Kelsch, MD is an otolaryngology (ear, nose & throat) specialist in Scottsdale, AZ and has been practicing for 18 years. He graduated from New York Medical College in 2000 and specializes in ear, nose, and throat.Read his story

3501 N Scottsdale Rd Ste 160

Scottsdale, AZ 85251

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Amerigroup (Wellpoint)
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Arizona
  • CareSource
  • Cigna
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • Community Health Choice
  • Government Employees Health Association (GEHA)
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Top Care Areas

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Chronic Sinusitis
very high
more than 99% of peers
Sinusitis
very high
more than 99% of peers
Earwax Buildup
very high
more than 99% of peers

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Dr. Kelsch's bio

This content was provided by Dr. Kelsch "Dr. Timothy Kelsch is a board certified Otolaryngologist – Head and Neck Surgeon specializing in chronic sinusitis, salivary gland disease, vocal cord disorders, sleep apnea, thyroid surgery as well as head and neck cancer. After graduating from New York Medical College with honors, he trained in Seattle, Washington with pioneering otolaryngolostists at University of Washington and Madigan Army Medical Center. He is published in peer reviewed journals and has held clinical teaching appointments. Dr. Kelsch is a native of Arizona and prides himself on being available to his patients and community. He was elected "Top Doc" by PHOENIX MAGAZINE in 2012 and 2013. Allow him to tailor a personalized experience for your ENT needs"

Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Kelsch "Comprehensive therapy for all disorders of the Head & Neck.  Care with compassion!"
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Specialties

  • Ear, Nose, and Throat
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Board Certifications

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

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Procedures

  • Ablation or Excision of Nasal Turbinates
  • Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
  • Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
  • Adenoidectomy
  • Antrostomy and Antrotomy (Sinus Surgery)
  • Balloon Sinuplasty
  • Cervical Lymph Node Dissection
  • Cochlear Implant Insertion
  • Diagnostic Nasal and-or Sinus Endoscopy
  • Ear Surgery
  • Ear Tube Placement
  • ENT Surgery
  • Ethmoidectomy (Sinus Surgery)
  • Excision of Parotid, Sublingual, or Submandibular Gland
  • Excision of Tracheal Tumor or Stenosis
  • Excision or Destruction of Dentoalveolar Lesion or Tumor
  • Excision or Destruction of Palate or Uvula Lesion
  • Excision or Destruction of Tongue Lesion
  • Frenectomy
  • Glossectomy
  • Head and Neck Surgery
  • Intranasal or Sinus Procedure
  • Laryngectomy and Pharyngectomy
  • Laryngoscopy - Laryngotomy - Laryngectomy - Pharyngolaryngectomy - Pharyngectomy
  • Laryngoscopy and Laryngotomy
  • Lip, Excision or Resection
  • Lymph Node Biopsy or Excision
  • Nasal Septum Surgery (Septoplasty)
  • Parathyroidectomy
  • Perforated Eardrum Repair (Tympanoplasty)
  • Sinus Surgery
  • Sphenoidectomy (Sinus Surgery)
  • Sphenoidotomy (Sinus Surgery)
  • Thyroid Lobectomy
  • Thyroidectomy
  • Thyroidectomy or Thyroid Lobectomy
  • Tonsillectomy
  • Tracheal Surgery
  • Uvulectomy
  • Vestibule and Floor of Mouth, Excision or Destruction
  • Wound Repair

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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

No board actions found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

Education

  • University Of California At Davis / School Of Medicine
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1995
  • New York Medical College
    Medical School | Graduated 2000

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Kelsch has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Kelsch's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Kelsch to family and friends
4.8
based on 72 total reviews (29 with comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (72)

  • 5
    (67)
  • 4
    (0)
  • 3
    (1)
  • 2
    (1)
  • 1
    (3)

Dr. Kelsch'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
10 to 15 minutes
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Patient Comments (29)

in Scottsdale ,AZ
My son had pre auricular sinus It started when he was 8months old and often the infection occurred he was put in high antibiotics and Dr. Kelsch suggested for getting it operated but we were so hesitant at the beginning as he wasn’t even 2yrs old but the Doc talked us through the process and...more
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in Phoenix, AZ
Excellent ENT physician. I highly recommend Dr. Kelsch. He went above and beyond to treat my son with outstanding results. Expert surgeon and great bedside manner.
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in Goodyear, AZ
There are not enough kind words I can say about Dr. Kelsch and his practice.I went in to see Dr. Kelsch when I nodule in my thyroid tested with a high possibility for cancer. On my first visit Dr. Kelsch was patient, kind and heard all my concerns. He explained all the risks and options available...more
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in Mesa, AZ
I just recently had bilateral septoplasty turbinate reduction with Dr. Timothy Kelsch here in Scottsdale, Az. I cannot say enough good things about the care and the results of the surgery. I am a fan of confident people and Dr. Kelsch was very thorough with me and explained all the possible...more
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in Chandler, AZ
This Dr, is sharp and on top of things. He will search until he finds an answer. Had an awesome experience with Dr Kelsch and recommend him highly. You won't find a more attentive or caring docotr. He even treats my doctor's family.
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