Dr. Walter Schroeder Jr, MD

Dr. Walter Schroeder Jr, MD

Ear, Nose, and Throat  |  
Male  |  
Age 66
(5)
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Dr. Walter Schroeder Jr, MD is an ear, nose, and throat doctor who practices in Cape Girardeau, MO. He is 66 years old and has been practicing for 37 years.

3203 Blattner Dr

Cape Girardeau, MO 63703

Contact Information

(573) 334-5007

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Assurant Health
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Coventry Health Care
  • HealthLink
  • UnitedHealthCare

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Larynx Conditions
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more than 89% of peers
Head and Neck Surgery
high
more than 88% of peers
Hoarse Voice (Dysphonia)
high
more than 83% of peers

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This content was provided by Dr. Schroeder Jr "Our practice emphasizes timely access to care by appointment while making every attempt to honor your time and other commitments to your busy schedule. We make every attempt to schedule your appointment soon after you call. We communicate with your primary care physician and other physicians that you wish to know about our findings and recommendations. Dr. Schroeder provides his home phone number and cell phone number to patients who undergo surgery. We attempt to provide care based upon evidence-based medicine. We perform diagnostic evaluations and recommend procedures based upon your history, physical findings and previous care provided by other physicians. Dr. Schroeder personally sees all of his patients, including preoperative and postoperative visits."

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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

  • Acoustic Neuroma
  • Acute Laryngitis
  • Acute Sinusitis
  • All Headaches (incl. Migraine)
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Bone Disorders
  • Brain Disorders
  • Cancer
  • Cholesteatoma
  • Chronic Sinusitis
  • Chronic Tonsillitis
  • Conductive Hearing Loss
  • Cough
  • Deafness
  • Deviated Septum
  • Dizziness
  • Down Syndrome
  • Dysphagia
  • Ear Ache
  • Ear Disorders
  • Ear Infection
  • Earwax Buildup
  • Eustachian Tube Dysfunction
  • Fracture
  • Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease (GERD)
  • Gastrointestinal Diseases
  • Goiter
  • Head and Neck Cancer
  • Head or Neck Lump or Swelling
  • Headache
  • Hearing Loss
  • Hearing Loss Due to Noise
  • Hoarse Voice (Dysphonia)
  • Hyperparathyroidism
  • Hypoparathyroidism
  • Laryngeal Cancer
  • Laryngitis
  • Larynx Conditions
  • Lesion
  • Nose Cancer
  • Nosebleed
  • Oral Cancer
  • Otitis Media
  • Parathyroid (Gland) Disease
  • Parathyroid (Gland) Tumor: Other than Malignant
  • Parathyroid Adenoma
  • Parathyroid Cancer
  • Parathyroid Hyperplasia
  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Salivary Gland Stones
  • Salivary Gland Stones and Inflammation
  • Sinusitis
  • Sjögren's Syndrome
  • Skin Cancer
  • Skin Lesion
  • Sleep Disorders
  • Sore Throat
  • Throat Cancer
  • Throat Cancer (Hypopharyngeal)
  • Throat Cancer (Nasopharyngeal)
  • Throat Cancer (Oropharyngeal)
  • Thyroid Cancer
  • Thyroid Nodule
  • Tinnitus
  • Tongue Cancer
  • Tonsil Cancer
  • Tonsillitis
  • Vertigo
  • Vocal Cord Carcinoma
  • Vocal Cord Nodule
  • Vocal Cord Paralysis
  • Vocal Cord Polyp
  • Voice Disorders

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Procedures

  • Adenoidectomy
  • Antrostomy and Antrotomy (Sinus Surgery)
  • Cervical Lymph Node Dissection
  • ENT Surgery
  • Ear Surgery
  • Ear Tube Placement
  • Ethmoidectomy (Sinus Surgery)
  • Excision of Facial Bone
  • Excision of Parotid, Sublingual, or Submandibular Gland
  • Excision of Skin Cancer
  • Excision or Destruction of Palate or Uvula Lesion
  • Excision or Destruction of Pharynx Lesion
  • Excision or Destruction of Tongue Lesion
  • Facial Reconstruction
  • Glossectomy
  • Head and Neck Surgery
  • Intranasal or Sinus Procedure
  • Laryngoscopy - Laryngotomy - Laryngectomy - Pharyngolaryngectomy - Pharyngectomy
  • Laryngoscopy and Laryngotomy
  • Lip, Excision or Resection
  • Lymph Node Biopsy or Excision
  • Nasal Septum Surgery (Septoplasty)
  • Nasal Surgery
  • Nose Plastic Surgery (Rhinoplasty)
  • Parathyroidectomy
  • Parotidectomy
  • Sinus Surgery
  • Thyroid Lobectomy
  • Thyroid Surgery
  • Thyroidectomy
  • Thyroidectomy or Thyroid Lobectomy
  • Thyroplasty
  • Tonsillectomy
  • Vestibule and Floor of Mouth, Excision or Destruction
  • Wound Repair

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Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

Healthgrades does not collect malpractice information for Missouri.

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

  • Southern Illinois University-Carbondale
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1974
  • University Of Health Sciences/College Of Osteopathic Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1979
  • Deaconess Hospital
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1980
  • Case Western Reserve University School Of Medicine
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1981
  • Saint Louis University / School Of Medicine
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1984

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications
  • The Inconvenient Error, 9/08
  • Lymphoma of the Tongue, 1/1999
  • Closure of Conchal Defects: The Hinged Retroconchal Island Flap with Overlying Transposition Flap, 2002

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Schroeder Jr's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Schroeder Jr to family and friends
5.0
based on 5 total reviews

Likelihood to Recommend (5)

  • 5
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  • 4
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  • 3
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  • 2
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  • 1
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Dr. Schroeder Jr'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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Dr. Schroeder Jr accepts 8 insurance carriers
  • Aetna
  • Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Assurant Health
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Coventry Health Care
  • HealthLink
  • UnitedHealthCare
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Hospitals where Dr. Schroeder Jr has admitting privileges

Saint Francis Medical Center
211 Saint Francis Dr
Cape Girardeau, MO 63703
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Southeast Hospital
1701 Lacey St
Cape Girardeau, MO 63701
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