Dr. Walter Rooney, MD

Dr. Walter Rooney, MD

Ear, Nose, and Throat  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 47
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Dr. Walter Rooney, MD is an otolaryngology (ear, nose & throat) specialist in Kent, WA and has been practicing for 20 years. He graduated from University Of Cincinnati College Of Medicine in 1998 and specializes in ear, nose, and throat.

17700 SE 272nd St

Kent, WA 98042

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Humana
  • Sagamore Health Network

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Top Care Areas

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

Nosebleed
normal
more than 81% of peers
Ear Ache
normal
more than 71% of peers
Earwax Buildup
normal
more than 49% of peers

Dr. Rooney'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*

59  Conditions Treated

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24  Procedures

  • Ablation or Excision of Nasal Turbinates
  • Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
  • Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
  • Antrostomy and Antrotomy (Sinus Surgery)
  • Cervical Lymph Node Dissection
  • Continuous Positive Airway Pressure (CPAP)
  • Diagnostic Nasal and-or Sinus Endoscopy
  • ENT Surgery
  • Ethmoidectomy (Sinus Surgery)
  • Excision of Parotid, Sublingual, or Submandibular Gland
  • Head and Neck Surgery
  • Intranasal or Sinus Procedure
  • Laryngoscopy - Laryngotomy - Laryngectomy - Pharyngolaryngectomy - Pharyngectomy
  • Laryngoscopy and Laryngotomy
  • Lymph Node Biopsy or Excision
  • Nasal Septum Surgery (Septoplasty)
  • Nose Plastic Surgery (Rhinoplasty)
  • Paracentesis
  • Sinus Surgery
  • Sphenoidotomy (Sinus Surgery)
  • Thyroid Lobectomy
  • Thyroidectomy or Thyroid Lobectomy
  • Tonsillectomy
  • Wound Repair

Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

Healthgrades does not collect malpractice information for Washington.

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 Cincinnati College Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1998

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Rooney has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Rooney's Reviews

3.0
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Rooney to family and friends
6 total reviews (2 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (6)

  • 5
    (3)
  • 4
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  • 3
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  • 2
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  • 1
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Dr. Rooney's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    GOOD
  • Explains condition(s) well

    GOOD
  • Answers questions

    GOOD
  • Time well spent

    GOOD

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    VERY GOOD
  • Office environment

    VERY GOOD
  • Staff friendliness

    VERY GOOD
  • Average wait time

    10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (2)

This ENT made little effort to help me. He was dismissive and was of no help at all. I still have every issue that I saw him for.
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My experience is nothing shy of wonderful. Being my first time meeting and seeing Dr. Rooney, I must say he is an excellent ENT. He, in detail, explained my situation to me. He, in detail, talked me through the procedure that was to take place. He made me feel very comfortable being in his...more
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