Dr. William Wainscott, MD

Dr. William Wainscott, MD

Oncology  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 61
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Dr. William Wainscott, MD is an oncology specialist in Jackson, TN and has been practicing for 37 years. He graduated from UNIV OF TN HLTH SCI CTR in 1981 and specializes in oncology.

619 Skyline Dr

Jackson, TN 38301

Contact Information

(731) 424-3682

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Coventry Health Care of Tennessee
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Humana
  • MultiPlan

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Top Care Areas

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

Salivary Gland Stones and Inflammation
very high
more than 99% of peers
Outer Ear Infection
very high
more than 99% of peers
Dizziness
very high
more than 99% of peers

Dr. Wainscott'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

  • Oncology

1  Board Certifications

  • Otolaryngology
    Accredited by: American Board of Otolaryngology*

77  Conditions Treated

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28  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)
  • Caldwell-Luc Procedure
  • Cervical Lymph Node Dissection
  • Diagnostic Nasal and-or Sinus Endoscopy
  • Ear Surgery
  • Ear Tube Placement
  • ENT Surgery
  • Ethmoidectomy (Sinus Surgery)
  • Excision of Parotid, Sublingual, or Submandibular Gland
  • Excision or Destruction of Palate or Uvula Lesion
  • Excision or Destruction of Tongue Lesion
  • 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)
  • Perforated Eardrum Repair (Tympanoplasty)
  • Sinus Surgery
  • Sphenoidotomy (Sinus Surgery)
  • Tonsillectomy
  • Tracheal Surgery
  • Vestibule and Floor of Mouth, Excision or Destruction

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Tennessee.

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

  • UNIV OF TN HLTH SCI CTR
    Medical School | Graduated 1981
  • Methodist Hsp Central Unit
    Residency Hospital | Completed
  • University Of Tn College Of Med
    Residency Hospital | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Wainscott has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Wainscott's Reviews

2.5
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Wainscott to family and friends
8 total reviews (3 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (8)

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

Dr. Wainscott's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    FAIR
  • Explains condition(s) well

    GOOD
  • Answers questions

    FAIR
  • 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 (3)

Tinnitis had been bothering me after a weekend. My dr sent me to West TN ENT Clinic. Dr. Wainscott came in and said my hearing was perfect so nothing was wrong. I was so mad when I left. 3 yrs later I had to go to Vanderbilt because of and tennis ball size tumor in my brain which grew from another...more
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I had a gland removed only to find out later he never took the stone out above the gland!
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After two separate office visits, he didn't seem to want to help me with my problem of noise in my ears. Didn't take my blood pressure or ask many questions, just shrugged if off as getting older. I didn't care for his attitude at all and definitely won't be going back!
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