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Otolaryngologist, Surgeon
13 years of experience
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License & Identifications

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Patient Reviews

  • Currently 4 of 4 stars
Patient comments (19)

The overall average patient rating of Dr. Dinesh Chhetri, Otolaryngologist, Surgeon is Excellent. Dr. Chhetri has been reviewed by 26 patients who have provided 19 comments. The rating is 4 out of 4 stars.

Patient Ratings
Ease of Appointment 3.5
  • Currently 3.5238095238095 of 4 stars
Promptness 3.6
  • Currently 3.5714285714286 of 4 stars
Courteous Staff 3.8
  • Currently 3.7619047619048 of 4 stars
Accurate Diagnosis 3.7
  • Currently 3.7142857142857 of 4 stars
Bedside Manner 3.7
  • Currently 3.7 of 4 stars
Spends Time with Me 3.8
  • Currently 3.7619047619048 of 4 stars
Follows Up After Visit 3.7
  • Currently 3.7 of 4 stars

Specialties & Research

Dr. Dinesh Chhetri, MD is board certified in Otolaryngology.

  • He has special expertise in 6 areas:
  • Laryngoscopy
  • Papilloma
  • Parathyroid Diseases
  • Swallowing disorder (Deglutition Disorder)
  • Vocal Cord Paralysis
  • Voice Disorders

Education & Awards

Dr. Chhetri graduated from University of California at Los Angeles. He has 4 awards.

Full Time Faculty Teaching Award in the Division of Head and Neck Surgery, 2006
National Institutes of Health (NIH), NIDCD R01 Grant "Neuromuscular Control of the Larynx"
Patients' Choice Award (2010 - 2012, 2014)
Compassionate Doctor Recognition (2011 - 2012)


Dr. Chhetri has 5 hospital affiliations:

  • UCLA Medical Center 
  • Santa Monica - UCLA Medical Center 


  • English
  • Spanish
  • Nepali

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Additional Information
Dr. Dinesh Khatri Chhetri MD is a male Otolaryngologist, has 13 years of experience and practices in Otolaryngology.
Where does Dr. Dinesh K. Chhetri practice?
Dr. Dinesh Chhetri has 1 office location.
Dr. Dinesh Chhetri practices Otolaryngology near Los Angeles, CA.
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