Dr. William Duke, MD

Dr. William Duke, MD

Head and Neck Endocrine Surgery  ·  
Male  ·  
41 y/o

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Dr. William Duke, MD is a head and neck endocrine surgery specialist in Auburn, WA and has been practicing for 6 years. He specializes in head and neck endocrine surgery, ear, nose, and throat, and more.Read his story

MultiCare ENT, Allergy & Med Aesthetics - Auburn

310 6th St NE

Auburn, WA 98002
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Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • AvMed
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Georgia
  • Cigna
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Humana
  • UnitedHealthCare

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Thyroidectomy or Thyroid Lobectomy
very high
more than 90% of peers
Head and Neck Surgery
more than 79% of peers
Thyroid Lobectomy
more than 81% of peers

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Dr. Duke's bio

This content was provided by Dr. Duke "Dr. William S. Duke earned his medical degree from Louisiana State University School of Medicine in New Orleans and completed his Otolaryngology-Head and Neck Surgery residency at Madigan Army Medical Center in Tacoma, Washington. During his military career he served as the Chief of Otolaryngology at both domestic and oversees assignments. Dr. Duke then completed a fellowship in Advanced Head and Neck Endocrine Surgery at Georgia Regents University (GRU). Following his fellowship, Dr. Duke was appointed to Assistant Professor of Otolaryngology and Endocrinology and served as the Associate Surgical Director of the GRU Thyroid and Parathyroid Center for 3 years. He is an instructor of thyroid and parathyroid ultrasound for the American College of Surgeons and a member of both the American Thyroid Association and the Endocrine Surgery Committee of the American Academy of Otolaryngology. In addition to authoring over 40 scientific papers and book chapters, Dr. Duke has published two books on endocrine surgery and has been named to Best Doctors in America. Part of MultiCare Connected Care Clinically Integrated Network."
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4  Specialties

  • Head and Neck Endocrine Surgery
  • Ear, Nose, and Throat
  • Endocrine Surgery
  • Otolaryngology-Head and Neck Surgery

1  Board Certifications

  • Otolaryngology
    Accredited by: American Board of Otolaryngology*

56  Conditions Treated

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40  Procedures

  • Cervical Lymph Node Dissection
  • Diagnostic Nasal and-or Sinus Endoscopy
  • Ear Tube Placement
  • Eardrum Repair
  • Earwax Removal
  • Endoscopic Endonasal Surgery
  • Endoscopic Sinus Surgery
  • Endoscopic Sinus Surgery With Navigational System
  • ENT Surgery
  • Excision of Neck Mass
  • Excision of Tracheal Tumor or Stenosis
  • Excision or Destruction of Pharynx Lesion
  • Head and Neck Surgery
  • Hearing Screening
  • In-Office Ultrasound
  • Laryngoscopy
  • Laryngoscopy and Laryngotomy
  • Lymph Node Biopsy or Excision
  • Minimally Invasive Parathyrodectomy
  • Minimally Invasive Surgery
  • Nasal Septum Surgery (Septoplasty)
  • Neck Surgery
  • Parathyroid Surgery
  • Parathyroidectomy
  • Perforated Eardrum Repair (Tympanoplasty)
  • Sinus Surgery
  • Skin Biopsy
  • Soft Tissue Mass Biopsy
  • Surgical Biopsy
  • Thyroid Biopsy
  • Thyroid Cancer Surgery With or Without Radical Neck Dissection
  • Thyroid Fine Needle Aspiration Biopsy
  • Thyroid Lobectomy
  • Thyroid Nodule Evaluation
  • Thyroid Surgery
  • Thyroidectomy
  • Thyroidectomy or Thyroid Lobectomy
  • Tracheal Surgery
  • Ultrasound, Thyroid
  • Ultrasound-Guided Biopsy
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  • Louisiana State University
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1999
  • La State Univ Sch Of Med In New Orleans
    Medical School | Graduated 2003
  • Madigan Army Med Ctr
    Internship Hospital | Completed 2004
  • Madigan Med Ctr
    Residency Hospital | Completed 2008
  • Medical College of Georgia
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 2012

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

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Languages Spoken

  • English

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What People Say About Dr. William Duke, MD
Dr Duke is the most caring, professional and competent Dr I have ever seen. Trust me I used to work in the medical field and I have had multiple surgery s over the years. I have had many good doctors but Dr Duke is the very best! My surgery was a very unique, difficult Thyroid and Parathyroid...Read More
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Sherri H in Auburn – May 04, 2018
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Dr. Duke is a professional surgeon who cares for his patients. I highly recommend him and his staff for a thyroid surgery (I just had mine done a week ago, and I feel great!)
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Spokane, WA – Sep 28, 2017
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