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Geoffrey Deschenes, MD
Otolaryngology
 
4.6 out of 5
Would recommend this provider
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Special Interests

Dr. Deschenes’ interests include: ear, nose, and throat disorders and surgery; otolaryngology; head and neck surgery; pediatric otolaryngology; rhinology, nasal difficulty breathing, nasal obstruction, nasal congestion, septoplasty, turbinate reduction, sinus infections, sinusitis, sinus surgery; snoring and sleep apnea surgery; hoarseness, voice changes, throat pain; tonsillitis, tonsillectomy and adenoidectomy; otology, hearing loss, ear infections, otitis, ear tubes, tympanostomy tubes, ear drum perforation, tympanic membrane perforation, tympanoplasty, cholesteatoma; lymph nose biopsy; salivary gland disorders and surgery, submandibular gland surgery, parotidectomy, thyroid surgery, thyroidectomy, parathyroid surgery, parathyroidectomy.

Personal Information
When not practicing medicine, Dr. Deschenes enjoys many outdoor activities including: golfing, running, hiking, mountain climbing, and skiing; as well as a patron of the arts including: museums, the opera, the ballet, and the symphony.
Clinical Experience
Departments
Specialties
Otolaryngology, Ear, Nose and Throat (ENT), Minimally Invasive Surgery
Board Certifications
American Board of Otolaryngology
Education and Professional Achievements
Education
MD, Thomas Jefferson University, Philadelphia, PA 2005 BA, Harvard University, Cambridge, MA, 2000
Internship
General Surgery, Case Western Reserve University, Cleveland, 2006
Residency
Otolaryngology - Head & Neck Surgery, Case Western Reserve University, Cleveland, 2010
Patient Ratings and Comments
Patient Ratings
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Likelihood of recommending this provider
 
4.5 out of 5 stars
Provider showed concern
 
4.7 out of 5 stars
Provider explained things clearly
 
4.6 out of 5 stars
Provider included you in decisions
 
4.5 out of 5 stars
Provider discussed treatment options
 
4.5 out of 5 stars
Patient Comments
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  Overall Patient Rating - July 2020
*Dr. Deschenes is SUPER.
  Overall Patient Rating - May 2020
I had a list of questions and he addressed them all.
  Overall Patient Rating - March 2020
Both practitioners were thorough with explanations.
  Overall Patient Rating - February 2020
Great.
  Overall Patient Rating - February 2020
I felt that he didn't spend adequate time with me.
  Overall Patient Rating - February 2020
He did an excellent job.
  Overall Patient Rating - January 2020
I was extremely happy with my care and the explanation. I felt he took the time to explain to me & did not make me feel rushed.
  Overall Patient Rating - January 2020
Could have used more information on what to expect after having my nose cauterized. A hand out would have been helpful.
  Overall Patient Rating - December 2019
*Dr. Deschenes was intelligent, thoughtful, well trained, knowledgeable, engaged, and personable.