Dr. James Nathan Palmer MD is a male Otolaryngologist, has 15 years of experience and practices in Otolaryngology, Plastic Surgery within the Head & Neck, and Plastic Surgery Within the Head and Neck.
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Dr. James Palmer has 4 office locations.
5 Silverstein Pavilion 3400 Spruce St
Philadelphia, PA 19104

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Locations and availability (4)
License & Identifications

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Patient Reviews

3.5
  • Currently 3.5 of 4 stars
(18)
Patient comments (8)

The overall average patient rating of Dr. James Palmer is Excellent. Dr. Palmer has been reviewed by 18 patients who have provided 8 comments. The rating is 3.5 out of 4 stars.

Patient Ratings
Ease of Appointment 3.5
  • Currently 3.5 of 4 stars
Promptness 3.2
  • Currently 3.1875 of 4 stars
Courteous Staff 3.7
  • Currently 3.6875 of 4 stars
Accurate Diagnosis 3.8
  • Currently 3.8125 of 4 stars
Bedside Manner 3.6
  • Currently 3.625 of 4 stars
Spends Time with Me 3.5
  • Currently 3.5 of 4 stars
Follows Up After Visit 3.5
  • Currently 3.5 of 4 stars

Specialties & Research

Dr. James Palmer, MD is board certified in Otolaryngology.

  • He has special expertise in 19 areas:
  • Allergy
  • Cerebrospinal Fluid Rhinorrhea
  • Ear Infection (Otitis)
  • Endoscopy (Endoscopic Surgery)
  • Hay Fever (Seasonal Allergic Rhinitis)
  • Head and Neck Cancer
  • Hoarseness
  • Jaw Fractures
  • Mouth Cancer
  • Nasal Polyps
  • Nose Cancer (Paranasal Sinus Neoplasms)
  • Oophoritis (Ovary inflammation)
  • Otorhinolaryngologic Surgical Procedures (ENT)
  • Polyps
  • Sino-Nasal Disorders
  • Sinus Infection (Sinusitis)
  • Sleep Apnea (Sleep Apnea Syndromes)
  • Thyroid Cancer
  • Tonsillitis

Education & Awards

Dr. Palmer graduated from The Ohio State University , Columbus. He has 8 awards.

Awards  
One of America's Leading Experts on:
Cerebrospinal Fluid Rhinorrhea
Endoscopy
Nose Cancer (Paranasal Sinus Neoplasms)
Otorhinolaryngologic Surgical Procedures
Castle Connolly's Top Doctors™ (2012 - 2013)
Patients' Choice 5th Anniversary Award (2012 - 2013)
Patients' Choice Award (2008 - 2013)
Compassionate Doctor Recognition (2009 - 2013)

Affiliations

Dr. Palmer has 5 hospital affiliations:

  • Hospital of the University of PA 
  • University of PA Medical Center/Presbyterian 

Accepted Insurance Plans

Dr. Palmer accepts these health insurances in at least one office:

  • United Healthcare - 2 plans
  • Independence Blue Cross - 2 plans
  • Great-West Healthcare - 2 plans
  • Horizon Blue Cross Blue Shield of New Jersey - 18 plans
  • Oxford Health Plans - 2 plans
  • Humana - 2 plans
  • Cigna - 2 plans
  • Highmark Blue Cross Blue Shield - 2 plans


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Additional Information
Where does Dr. James N. Palmer practice?
Dr. James Palmer practices Otolaryngology, Plastic Surgery within the Head & Neck, and Plastic Surgery Within the Head and Neck near Philadelphia, PA.
Additional practice locations include: Radnor, PA.
See Philadelphia Otolaryngologists and Philadelphia Surgeons.