Dr. William Lamear, MD

Ear, Nose, and Throat  |  
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Age 58
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Dr. William Lamear, MD
Dr. William Lamear, MD is an ear, nose, and throat doctor who practices in Tucson, AZ. He is 58 years old and has been practicing for 32 years. Dr. Lamear is affiliated with Carondelet St. Joseph's Hospital and Tucson Medical Center.

6567 E Carondelet Dr Ste 515

Tucson, AZ 85710

Contact Information

(520) 296-8500

Dr. William Lamear, MD

Dr. William Lamear, MD

Accepted insurance

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)

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Ear Disorders
very high
more than 97% of peers
Allergic Reaction
very high
more than 94% of peers
Hearing Loss Due to Noise
very high
more than 93% of peers

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Specialties

  • Ear, Nose, and Throat
1

Board Certifications

  • Otolaryngology
    Accredited by: American Board of Otolaryngology*
61

Conditions Treated

  • Acute Laryngitis
  • Acute Sinusitis
  • Acute Tonsillitis
  • Acute Upper Respiratory Infection
  • All Headaches (incl. Migraine)
  • Allergic Reaction
  • Allergic Rhinitis
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Bell's Palsy
  • Bone Disorders
  • Brain Disorders
  • Cancer
  • Chronic Adenoid Infection
  • Chronic Sinusitis
  • Chronic Tonsillitis
  • Conductive Hearing Loss
  • Cough
  • Deafness
  • Deviated Septum
  • Dizziness
  • Dysphagia
  • ENT Cancer
  • Ear Ache
  • Ear Disorders
  • Earwax Buildup
  • Enlarged Turbinates
  • Eustachian Tube Dysfunction
  • Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease (GERD)
  • Gastrointestinal Diseases
  • Head and Neck Cancer
  • Head or Neck Lump or Swelling
  • Headache
  • Hearing Loss Due to Noise
  • Hoarse Voice (Dysphonia)
  • Laryngeal Cancer
  • Laryngitis
  • Larynx Conditions
  • Meniere's Disease
  • Nosebleed
  • Oral Cancer
  • Otitis Media
  • Outer Ear Infection
  • Perforated Eardrum
  • Peritonsillar Abscess
  • Pharyngitis
  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Salivary Gland Cancer
  • Salivary Gland Stones and Inflammation
  • Sinusitis
  • Sleep Apnea
  • Sleep Disorders
  • Swimmer's Ear
  • Throat Cancer (Oropharyngeal)
  • Thyroid Cancer
  • Tinnitus
  • Tongue Cancer
  • Tonsil Cancer
  • Tonsillitis
  • Vertigo
  • Vocal Cord Nodule
  • Vocal Cord Paralysis

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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
  • Diagnostic Nasal and-or Sinus Endoscopy
  • ENT Surgery
  • Ear Surgery
  • Ear Tube Placement
  • Ethmoidectomy (Sinus Surgery)
  • Excision of Parotid, Sublingual, or Submandibular Gland
  • Excision of Tracheal Tumor or Stenosis
  • Excision or Destruction of Tongue Lesion
  • 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)
  • Sinus Surgery
  • Sphenoidotomy (Sinus Surgery)
  • Tonsillectomy
  • Tracheal Surgery

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 Missouri--Columbia School Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1985
  • University Hosps and Clinics
    Residency Hospital | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Lamear has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Lamear's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Lamear to family and friends
3.0
based on 20 total reviews (7 with comments)
Dr. Lamear's Performance
  • Trustworthiness
    GOOD
  • Explains condition(s) well
    GOOD
  • Answers Questions
    GOOD
  • Time well spent
    GOOD
Office & Staff Performance
  • Scheduling
    GOOD
  • Office environment
    VERY GOOD
  • Staff friendliness
    GOOD
  • Average wait time
    16 to 30 minutes
Patient Comments (7)
Tucson, AZ |
After surgery on my brother, he didnt have the courtesy to let us know he was done and that he would be admitted overnight for observation. He left. We sat in the waiting room for an hour and half after the surgery was finished when I finally went up to ask why the surgery was taking so long, only to discover the reason. When finally returned our call it was another 20 minutes, no apology. Just "oh, I had a meeting." Unprofessional. We waited an additional 2 hours for orders. Unacceptable.
in Tucson, AZ |
I work with Dr. Lamear in surgery. He is an excellent surgeon who genuinely cares about his patients. He is calm under pressure and great in an emergency. I would recommend him to anyone.
in Tucson AZ |
Waited for two hours to see Dr. LaMear.!!! Our appointment was at 9:50 and we did not see the doctor until 11:30. He came into see us and made us wAit even longer. Very poor scheduling. Don't worry if you are late. Scheduling and assistant were not good. Dr. La Mear was overbooked and very busy. He was a good doctor though. His assistant is so......... Incompetent! Only go if you have all day to spend there.
in Tucson, AZ |
He listened to my needs and addressed them immediately. I have been having sinus issues for years, and has been the only doctor who fully listened and figured out the issue.
in Tucson, AZ |
Love this Doctor. Removed my tonsils at 29 yrs old!Most his patients are children I was his oldest patient. Knowledgeable Doctor and Surgeon. Surgery was no walk in park but worth it. He saved my life! I havent had strep or any other serious infections since! That was 9 yrs ago! I would highly recommend him to anyone! Not only is he a great surgeon but a very kind soul. I was a very sick child chronic throat infections..these last yrs you would never believe what a blessing having my tonsils out
in Tucson, AZ |
My daughter, 16, needed to get her tonsils out and the month later surgery availability wasn't really going to work. Dr. Lamear made the surgery happen the next day. I can't thank him enough. Not only was it medically necessary but she starts back to school in a week so having the surgery immediately will prevent her from missing a week of school later. Thank you!
in Tucson, AZ |
just the worst. Long waits, his assistant has a bad attitude and he misdiagnosed me for three years.
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  • Aetna
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    Aetna Savings Plus of AZ
    Choice Plus POS II
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Blue Card PPO
  • Cigna
    Cigna HMO
    Cigna PPO
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  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
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Hospitals where Dr. Lamear has admitting privileges

Carondelet St. Joseph's Hospital
350 N Wilmot Rd
Tucson, AZ 85711
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Tucson Medical Center
5301 E Grant Rd
Tucson, AZ 85712
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